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Sanford Strong Coalition is a partnership of residents, organizations, businesses and others invested in the future of Greater Sanford.  The Coalition provides ways for the community to share information and access resources, while supporting initiatives to strengthen the health, well-being, and success of Sanford’s children, youth and their families. The Coalition is governed by a steering committee, staffed by Strategies for a Stronger Sanford, and supported by its members. Membership is free and open to anyone concerned about the future of Greater Sanford and its people. Join today. Also, like us on Facebook.

Community Events

Feb
15
Mon
Parks and Rec Vacation Week Day Camp @ Carl Lamb School Cafe/Gym
Feb 15 @ 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

February Vacation Week Day Camp!

Register for this week long day camp to be held during the Feb. vacation week.  Cost is $65/week.  Bring $10 1st day of camp for field trips.  A safe action-packed week is planned which includes arts and crafts, snow fun, sledding, gym activities, swimming, bowling and just plain fun.

The Recreation Staff will be on duty from 7:30am-5:30pm Monday, Feb 15 – Friday, Feb 19.  Bring a snack and a lunch with beverage.  Be sure to wear hats, mittens, boots and snow pants.  Online registration required at sanfordrec.com.

For more info call 324-9130 Sanford Parks and Recreation : Just for the fun of it!

Parks and Rec Host: High Energy Juggler – Presidents Day @ Carl Lamb School - Gym
Feb 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:15 pm

Free Event! 

Jason Tardy

Children, bring your parents!  Parents bring a chair or sit on the bleachers.  Kids will sit on the floor.

Jason Tardy, High Energy Juggler will perform an unforgettable routine.

1:30pm held at the CJL Gym in Sanford.  FREE!

This event is sponsored by Sanford Parks and Recreation as part of WINTERFEST.

Feb
16
Tue
Parks and Rec Vacation Week Day Camp @ Carl Lamb School Cafe/Gym
Feb 16 @ 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

February Vacation Week Day Camp!

Register for this week long day camp to be held during the Feb. vacation week.  Cost is $65/week.  Bring $10 1st day of camp for field trips.  A safe action-packed week is planned which includes arts and crafts, snow fun, sledding, gym activities, swimming, bowling and just plain fun.

The Recreation Staff will be on duty from 7:30am-5:30pm Monday, Feb 15 – Friday, Feb 19.  Bring a snack and a lunch with beverage.  Be sure to wear hats, mittens, boots and snow pants.  Online registration required at sanfordrec.com.

For more info call 324-9130 Sanford Parks and Recreation : Just for the fun of it!

Feb
17
Wed
Parks and Rec Vacation Week Day Camp @ Carl Lamb School Cafe/Gym
Feb 17 @ 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

February Vacation Week Day Camp!

Register for this week long day camp to be held during the Feb. vacation week.  Cost is $65/week.  Bring $10 1st day of camp for field trips.  A safe action-packed week is planned which includes arts and crafts, snow fun, sledding, gym activities, swimming, bowling and just plain fun.

The Recreation Staff will be on duty from 7:30am-5:30pm Monday, Feb 15 – Friday, Feb 19.  Bring a snack and a lunch with beverage.  Be sure to wear hats, mittens, boots and snow pants.  Online registration required at sanfordrec.com.

For more info call 324-9130 Sanford Parks and Recreation : Just for the fun of it!

Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV room at SRTC
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

The Drug Free Communities  (DFC) initiative is a community-wide effort of youth, parents, business leaders, schools, police officers, faith communities, health care providers, and others to decrease alcohol, marijuana and prescription drug use among Greater Sanford’s youth and adults.

Contact:  Connie Roux or Nichole Ivey

Our Schools Our Future parent meetings @ Strategies for a Stronger Sanford Office
Feb 17 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

NEW OSOF LOGO with italics jpeg 

Our Schools Our Future is a community organization that partners with parents, students and schools to amplify parent and youth voice in education, so all students receive what they need to succeed.

Our Schools Our Future is hosting a weekly meeting for parent to parent conversation about education. Everyone is welcome to join us on Thursdays. Drop in anytime from 3:30 to 5:30 PM at Strategies for a Stronger Sanford Office; 123 A Emery St., Sanford. Contact: Rachel Phipps.

 

Feb
18
Thu
Parks and Rec Vacation Week Day Camp @ Carl Lamb School Cafe/Gym
Feb 18 @ 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

February Vacation Week Day Camp!

Register for this week long day camp to be held during the Feb. vacation week.  Cost is $65/week.  Bring $10 1st day of camp for field trips.  A safe action-packed week is planned which includes arts and crafts, snow fun, sledding, gym activities, swimming, bowling and just plain fun.

The Recreation Staff will be on duty from 7:30am-5:30pm Monday, Feb 15 – Friday, Feb 19.  Bring a snack and a lunch with beverage.  Be sure to wear hats, mittens, boots and snow pants.  Online registration required at sanfordrec.com.

For more info call 324-9130 Sanford Parks and Recreation : Just for the fun of it!

Systems Integration Task Force @ Sanford Police Dept.
Feb 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

SYSTEMS INTEGRATION TASK GROUP:  The group brings together the leaders of agencies that work with Sanford youth, who are or may become involved in the juvenile justice system, and may have mental health, substance abuse or behavioral challenges, for ongoing cross-system planning, communication and integration.

  • Activities:  establishing a community-level Student-Assistance Team; establishing Restorative Justice practices in multiple settings; developing communications tools; Linkage Project; etc.
  • Meetings:  3rd Thursday of the month
  • Contact:  Chief Tom Connolly
Feb
19
Fri
Parks and Rec Vacation Week Day Camp @ Carl Lamb School Cafe/Gym
Feb 19 @ 7:30 am – 5:30 pm

February Vacation Week Day Camp!

Register for this week long day camp to be held during the Feb. vacation week.  Cost is $65/week.  Bring $10 1st day of camp for field trips.  A safe action-packed week is planned which includes arts and crafts, snow fun, sledding, gym activities, swimming, bowling and just plain fun.

The Recreation Staff will be on duty from 7:30am-5:30pm Monday, Feb 15 – Friday, Feb 19.  Bring a snack and a lunch with beverage.  Be sure to wear hats, mittens, boots and snow pants.  Online registration required at sanfordrec.com.

For more info call 324-9130 Sanford Parks and Recreation : Just for the fun of it!

Feb
24
Wed
Our Schools Our Future parent meetings @ Strategies for a Stronger Sanford Office
Feb 24 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

NEW OSOF LOGO with italics jpeg 

Our Schools Our Future is a community organization that partners with parents, students and schools to amplify parent and youth voice in education, so all students receive what they need to succeed.

Our Schools Our Future is hosting a weekly meeting for parent to parent conversation about education. Everyone is welcome to join us on Thursdays. Drop in anytime from 3:30 to 5:30 PM at Strategies for a Stronger Sanford Office; 123 A Emery St., Sanford. Contact: Rachel Phipps.

 

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