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.

Contact: Nichole Ivey or Meaghan Arzberger

Ongoing Events:

  • 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.

 

October 2017 – February 2018

Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
October 5, 2017 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action | Sanford | Maine | United States
 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 [...]
Sanford International Film Festival
October 18, 2017 – October 22, 2017 all-day
Sanford International Film Festival
  Sanford News April 5, 2017 By Shawn Sullivan SANFORD — Like any good sequel, the Sanford International Film Festival will return — but this time [...]
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
October 18, 2017 @ 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 [...]
Slime Workshop @ Goodall Memorial Library
October 25, 2017 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
This is a hands-on workshop for children ages 5-12 who are interested in slime. You will learn about the properties of slime through discussion and [...]
Spooky Flick & Float @ Sanford-Springvale YMCA
October 27, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us at the Y for kid-friendly Halloween movies shown in the pool area. Light snacks will be served and there will also be non-pool [...]
Spooky Sprint 5K @ Sanford-Springvale YMCA
October 28, 2017 @ 9:00 am
Spooky Sprint 5K @ Sanford-Springvale YMCA | Sanford | Maine | United States
Mark your calendars for this year’s Spooky Sprint 5K run (or walk!) Sport your favorite costume and join us at the Y on October 28th [...]
Sanford Strong Coalition has merged with the Allied Public Health group @ SMHC Sanford Campus, 1st floor Conference Room
October 30, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Sanford Strong Coalition has officially merged with the Allied Public Health group! We will continue to meet monthly at Southern Maine Health Care, Sanford [...]
Professional Training with the Center for Grieving Children @ Center for Grieving Children
November 2, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Professional Training with the Center for Grieving Children @ Center for Grieving Children | Portland | Maine | United States
3rd Annual YCCAC Ceilidh and Silent Auction @ Nonantum Resort
November 3, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Welcome, Friends! What’s the next best thing to being in Scotland? Bringing a bit of Scotland to you!So that’s what we’re doing—and for a [...]
Make and Take Herbal Teas @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
November 7, 2017 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Make and Take Homemade Herbal Teas A workshop entitled Make and Take Homemade Herbal Teas will take place at Goodall Memorial Library on November 7th [...]
Effective Communication Strategies @ Trafton Center
November 9, 2017 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Effective Communication Strategies @ Trafton Center | Sanford | Maine | United States
An Education Program by the Alzheimer’s Association Thriving in Place York County in partnership with the Trafton Center invite you to attend! Communication is more than [...]
The Psychology of Money @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
November 14, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
The Psychology of Money, presented by Robin Barstow, Goodall Memorial Library, November 14, 6PM. Money influences how we see other people and how we see [...]
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
November 15, 2017 @ 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 [...]
Mosaic Plexiglass Suncatcher Workshop @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
November 28, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A workshop entitled Mosaic Plexiglass Suncatchers will take place at Goodall Memorial Library on November 28 @ 6PM. Learn how to make a one of [...]
Narcan Training @ Nasson Community Center's Little Theatre
November 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Narcan Training @ Nasson Community Center's Little Theatre | Sanford | Maine | United States
FREE NARCAN TRAINING! FMI: Contact Nichole
Songs with a Purpose @ South Gorham Baptist Church
December 1, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Songs with a Purpose @ South Gorham Baptist Church | Gorham | Maine | United States
    Dear Friends of Not Here Justice in Action Network, Our friends at Potluck With a Purpose are hosting what we hope will become [...]
Stress Management Seminar @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
December 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stress Management Seminar, Goodall Memorial Library, Monday, December 4th at 6:00 PM. Participants will be engaging in an interactive experience that will not only help [...]
Dementia Conversations: A Program for Families @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
December 5, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mark Pechenik, Director of Community Outreach with the Maine Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, returns to Goodall library on Tuesday, Dec. 5 at 6:00pm to [...]
Winter Wonderland Family Night @ Sanford-Springvale YMCA
December 15, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us at the Y Friday, December 15th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm for an evening of holiday cheer and family fun! Celebrations will include [...]
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
December 20, 2017 @ 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 [...]
December Vacation activities for Kids!
December 26, 2017 @ 7:30 am
Sanford Parks & Recreation Holly Daze Activities 2017 324-9130/www.sanfordmaine.org Recreation: Daily Dose required for Better Health… Week long “Day Camp” for children grades K-6 – [...]
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
January 17, 2018 @ 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 [...]
Center for Grieving Children – Sanford @ Center for Grieving Children
January 17, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
For more than 30 years, the Center for Grieving Children has been an oasis of loving support for children, teens, young adults, and others experiencing [...]
Table Top Gaming Social @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
January 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Table Top Gaming Social Goodall Memorial Library is hosting a Table Top Gaming Social on January 20 from 10:00AM-3:30PM in the Community Room. Table Top [...]
Sanford Strong Coaliton has merged with Allied Public Health Group @ SMHC Sanford Campus, 1st floor conference room
January 29, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Sanford Strong Coalition has officially merged with the Allied Public Health group! We will continue to meet monthly at Southern Maine Health Care, Sanford [...]
5th Annual Chocolate Benefit Spectacular @ Nasson Community Center
February 3, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
5th Annual Chocolate Benefit Spectacular @ Nasson Community Center | Sanford | Maine | United States
   Chocolate Benefit Spectacular! Fifth annual chocolate tasting event to benefit the  Sanford Backpack Program When:  February 3, 2018 Time:  6:00 to 9:30 PM Where:  Nasson [...]
Aromatherapy Make and Take Class @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
February 5, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Aromatherapy Make and Take Class We all need some pampering, especially this time of year! Join us Monday, February 5th @ 6:30 PM for an [...]
Sweetheart Dance @ St Ignatius Gym
February 9, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Young ladies in grades K-8 accompanied by an adult family member or friend are invited for a magical evening of dancing and fun. Semi-formal attire [...]
Drug Free Communities meeting @ WSSR-TV Room/SRTC
February 14, 2018 @ 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 [...]
Sanford Strong Coaliton has merged with Allied Public Health Group @ SMHC Sanford Campus, 1st floor conference room
February 26, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Sanford Strong Coalition has officially merged with the Allied Public Health group! We will continue to meet monthly at Southern Maine Health Care, Sanford [...]