The next meeting of the Sanford Historic Trust will be Thursday, March 15th, 2018 at the Historic Sanford Welcome Center.
Guest Speaker for the Sanford Historic Preservation Lecture Series on March 15th: Ian Lockwood, Livable Transportation Engineer. Ian is an international expert on place based transportation planning and is one of the most innovative transportation engineers in the profession. He has done groundbreaking work which has resulted in highway removals, which have been replaced with walkable boulevards. Ian is focused on transportation solutions to create or enhance pedestrian friendly places, and has worked with scores of historic communities across the United States. You can read a little bit more about Ian here:
A reception will follow the lecture. Please share and bring a friend/neighbor.
Sanford Historic Trust T-shirts -- Pre-order yours now
Want a Sanford Historic Trust T-shirt? We are now taking orders. T-Shirts are just $15 each and any/all proceeds go to support the Sanford Historic Trust. We are taking pre-orders only. Bring your $$ or promise to the membership meeting on March 15th to reserve yours now. T-shirts are available in both Men's and Women's sizes/styles.
SAVE THE DATE!
The Sanford Historic Trust will sponsor a Sanford Community Picnic, tentatively scheduled for Sunday, April 15 from Noon to 2 PM in Centennial park, subject to city approval and permission. There will be fun and games for all. The trust will be grilling up some burgers and hot dogs. Please bring your own beverages and a dish to pass, community style. Stay tuned for more info.
Images of Sanford Calendar
Thanks to all who participated in the 2018 Images of Sanford Calendar Contest. It's never to early to start taking some photos to enter in this next year's contest. Get started today. And don't forget about our advertisers who support this effort:
More info on the 2019 contest will be posted soon
2016 Photo Project is now Complete and Online
Trust member Mike Smith has completed a project to photograph all the homes in the historic district in 2016, for archival purposes. You can find these photos from the "Archive Photos" button above and to the right. The Trust last did this in 2002. See how things have changed?
These photos, preserved in digital format, have been turned over to the Sanford Museum where they will be archived for future generations to come.
Become a member
Your membership will help the Sanford Historic Trust achieve its mission for years to come. Please accept our heartfelt thanks for your generosity and commitment to the Sanford Historic Trust. Please tell your friends and neighbors about the Trust and encourage them to join today! Your membership may be tax deductible.