Calendar/Events

Browse the community calendar below for a listing of coalition member events. Use the ‘Categories’ drop down menu to select an area of interest and the ‘Agenda’ drop down menu to select how you wish to view the calendar. You may also post an event or provide a feed from your organization’s calendar by selecting from the green menus below at right (your submission will be reviewed for suitability).

The Sanford Strong Coalition has merged with the Allied Public Health group.

There will be no meeting in December.

Contact: Nichole Ivey or Meaghan Arzberger

Ongoing Events:

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  • Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball; Tues. nights; Sanford Jr. High School Gym; 7 to 9:00 PM. Basketball Open Gym for Jr High School and SHS students throughout the fall and winter. $1/night. Pay at the gym.  No school that day – No Gym that night. Contact: Lori or phone: 324-9130.
  • Nasson Bike Center is looking for volunteers! The Nasson Bike Center is a resource for local youth looking for a bike, fix a bike, needing some community service time, or wanting to learn some mechanical and problem solving skills. We are looking for volunteers to mentor our kids as they rebuild bikes making them safe and reliable. We are open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from 2 to 5:00 year round. There is no requirement that the volunteer participate a certain number of hours. It is helpful that they participate on a regular schedule. Read more.
  • York County Community Action Corporation Early Headstart and Headstart. We currently have openings in our pre-school classrooms! In the following towns: Biddeford, Berwick, Buxton, Kittery, OOB , Saco, Sanford and Waterboro. FMI.
  • Wellness at Walmart:  Daily @ 6:00 am – 8:00 am; Partners for Healthier Communities, Let’s Go!, Sanford YMCA, and Walmart have partnered to offer a space for the public to walk 7 days a week from 6:00 to 8:00 AM. All are welcome to join!  Contact:  Betsy Kelly. 
  • Families READ is an adult education program that strives to enable each adult to reach their academic, career, and parenting goals, while simultaneously offering a quality early childhood literacy program that assists parents in preparing their child for school. Contact:  Jeanne MacDonald.

 

August – October 2017

Aug
17
Thu
4th Annual Sanford Police/Community Cookout 2017 @ Central Park, Sanford ME
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Aug
31
Thu
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Aug 31 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

 Workshops meet once a week for 6 weeks.
Thursdays Aug 31 through Oct 6; 9:30 am -12:00 pm
Workshops are FREE with an option to buy or borrow materials.

Preregistration is required for Living Well for Better Health. Please call or email Nicole for more information: 207-396-6513 or email npetit@smaaa.org.

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Sep
7
Thu
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Sep 7 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

 Workshops meet once a week for 6 weeks.
Thursdays Aug 31 through Oct 6; 9:30 am -12:00 pm
Workshops are FREE with an option to buy or borrow materials.

Preregistration is required for Living Well for Better Health. Please call or email Nicole for more information: 207-396-6513 or email npetit@smaaa.org.

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Sep
14
Thu
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Sep 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

 Workshops meet once a week for 6 weeks.
Thursdays Aug 31 through Oct 6; 9:30 am -12:00 pm
Workshops are FREE with an option to buy or borrow materials.

Preregistration is required for Living Well for Better Health. Please call or email Nicole for more information: 207-396-6513 or email npetit@smaaa.org.

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Sep
17
Sun
Sanford-Springvale YMCA Grand Opening Celebration @ Sanford-Springvale YMCA
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Sunday, September 17th

10 am to 1 pm

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After over a decade of community support, the Y prepares to open its expanded facility space this September.

Join us as we celebrate the grand opening of your bigger, better Y! Celebrations will include food, music, family-friendly activities and games, arts and crafts, tours of the new space, giveaways and raffles, fitness orientations and more!

This event is FREE to the community!

Learn more about the Y’s expansion project at sanfordymca.org/capital-campaign-expansion-project.

Sep
20
Wed
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
Sep 20 @ 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: Nichole Ivey.

 

 

Sep
21
Thu
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Sep 21 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

 Workshops meet once a week for 6 weeks.
Thursdays Aug 31 through Oct 6; 9:30 am -12:00 pm
Workshops are FREE with an option to buy or borrow materials.

Preregistration is required for Living Well for Better Health. Please call or email Nicole for more information: 207-396-6513 or email npetit@smaaa.org.

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Sep
28
Thu
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Sep 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

 Workshops meet once a week for 6 weeks.
Thursdays Aug 31 through Oct 6; 9:30 am -12:00 pm
Workshops are FREE with an option to buy or borrow materials.

Preregistration is required for Living Well for Better Health. Please call or email Nicole for more information: 207-396-6513 or email npetit@smaaa.org.

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Sep
30
Sat
Touch-A-Truck @ Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Climb aboard!

Kids of all ages will have the opportunity to sit, play, and explore in their favorite vehicles! From police cars to fire trucks, diggers to dump trucks, we will have something for everyone!

Admission is free, but donations will be accepted.

All proceeds benefit the Sanford Police Cadet Program.

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Oct
5
Thu
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Oct 5 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

 Workshops meet once a week for 6 weeks.
Thursdays Aug 31 through Oct 6; 9:30 am -12:00 pm
Workshops are FREE with an option to buy or borrow materials.

Preregistration is required for Living Well for Better Health. Please call or email Nicole for more information: 207-396-6513 or email npetit@smaaa.org.

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