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.

 

August – December 2017

4th Annual Sanford Police/Community Cookout 2017 @ Central Park, Sanford ME
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action | Sanford | Maine | United States
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 [...]
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action | Sanford | Maine | United States
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 [...]
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action | Sanford | Maine | United States
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 [...]
Sanford-Springvale YMCA Grand Opening Celebration @ Sanford-Springvale YMCA | Sanford | Maine | United States
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sunday, September 17th 10 am to 1 pm After over a decade of community support, the Y prepares to open its expanded facility space this [...]
Drug Free Communities Meeting @ SHS SRTC | Sanford | Maine | United States
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
The meeting is held in the School Dept. Counseling Conference Rm., 2nd Floor. All visitors must ring the outside bell and sign in at the [...]
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action | Sanford | Maine | United States
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 [...]
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action | Sanford | Maine | United States
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 [...]
Touch-A-Truck @ Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport
Touch-A-Truck @ Sanford Seacoast Regional Airport | Sanford | Maine | United States
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, [...]
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action
Living Well for Better Health workshops @ York County Community Action | Sanford | Maine | United States
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 [...]
Sanford International Film Festival
Oct 18 – Oct 22 all-day
  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 @ SHS SRTC | Sanford | Maine | United States
Oct 18 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
The meeting is held in the School Dept. Counseling Conference Rm., 2nd Floor. All visitors must ring the outside bell and sign in at the [...]
Slime Workshop @ Goodall Memorial Library
Slime Workshop @ Goodall Memorial Library | Sanford | Maine | United States
Oct 25 @ 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
Spooky Flick & Float @ Sanford-Springvale YMCA | Sanford | Maine | United States
Oct 27 @ 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
Spooky Sprint 5K @ Sanford-Springvale YMCA | Sanford | Maine | United States
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am
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
Sanford Strong Coalition has merged with the Allied Public Health group @ SMHC Sanford Campus, 1st floor Conference Room
Oct 30 @ 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 | Portland | Maine | United States
Nov 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
3rd Annual YCCAC Ceilidh and Silent Auction @ Nonantum Resort | Kennebunkport | Maine | United States
Nov 3 @ 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
Make and Take Herbal Teas @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library | Sanford | Maine | United States
Nov 7 @ 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 | Sanford | Maine | United States
Nov 9 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
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
The Psychology of Money  @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library | Sanford | Maine | United States
Nov 14 @ 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 @ SHS SRTC | Sanford | Maine | United States
Nov 15 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
The meeting is held in the School Dept. Counseling Conference Rm., 2nd Floor. All visitors must ring the outside bell and sign in at the [...]
Mosaic Plexiglass Suncatcher Workshop @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
Mosaic Plexiglass Suncatcher Workshop @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library | Sanford | Maine | United States
Nov 28 @ 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
Narcan Training @ Nasson Community Center's Little Theatre | Sanford | Maine | United States
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm
FREE NARCAN TRAINING! FMI: Contact Nichole
Songs with a Purpose @ South Gorham Baptist Church
Songs with a Purpose @ South Gorham Baptist Church | Gorham | Maine | United States
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    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
Stress Management Seminar @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
Dec 4 @ 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
Dementia Conversations: A Program for Families @ Louis B. Goodall Memorial Library
Dec 5 @ 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
Winter Wonderland Family Night @ Sanford-Springvale YMCA | Sanford | Maine | United States
Dec 15 @ 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 @ SHS SRTC | Sanford | Maine | United States
Dec 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
The meeting is held in the School Dept. Counseling Conference Rm., 2nd Floor. All visitors must ring the outside bell and sign in at the [...]
December Vacation activities for Kids!
Dec 26 @ 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 – [...]