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Charity Golf Tournament

Waban's 7th Annual Charity Golf Tournament will be on Friday, September 28, 2018 at the Sanford Country Club!

Ribbon Cutting at New Autism Therapy Wing

Waban’s Fraser-Ford Child Development Center celebrated the opening of the new Autism Therapy Wing Thursday evening, November 2nd, with a gathering of major donors, key participants, teachers, Board members and Senior Staff.

Waban celebrates 50 years

On October 16, amidst glorious fall colors surrounding the waterfront areas of the Camp, TREE Program and Wormwood Banquet & Conference Center, visitors celebrated Waban’s 50th Anniversary. The gorgeous day and mild weather were the perfect accompaniment...

Waban graduates 20

On Wednesday, August 17, twenty little graduates celebrated the successful completion of their programs at the Fraser-Ford Child Development Center surrounded by parents, teachers and staff. These graduates have been working and playing, learning the skills they’ll need to move on to kindergarten...

Team Waban triumphs at Special Olympics

On Friday morning, June 10th a VIP coach bus, a 12-passenger van, and several other vehicles pulled out of Waban’s Main Campus en route to the 2016 Special Olympic Summer Games in Orono, Maine. 21 athletes and 18 staff couldn’t contain their excitement...

Special Olympics law enforcement torch run

Runners from the Sanford Police Department handed off the Flame of Hope to the North Berwick Police Department at the Waban main campus Tuesday morning during this year’s Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics...

The third annual Life Works & Company art show

Life Works & Company held their 3rd Annual Art Show Friday, May 20. The Art Show gave nine Life Works members a chance to showcase their artwork for family, friends, and the local community. The members have been participating in the weekly Art Group...

Earth Day celebration at the TREE Center

A brisk, damp day on Saturday, April 23 didn’t stop anyone from enjoying some time out on the lake and up on the climbing tower at this year’s Earth Day Celebration event at the TREE Center in Sanford, Maine. Thanks to its lakeside location and 2.5 miles of trails...

Sanford-Springvale Rotary Club donates to learning center

The Sanford-Springvale Rotary Club has donated $4000 for a Learning Center in the new Autism Therapy Wing to be built at Waban’s Fraser-Ford Child Development Center in Sanford. The new $1.5 million addition will have four classrooms and one large multipurpose room...


This calendar shows upcoming events and happenings for Waban, its programs, and TREE Center.

Nothing from November 15, 2019 to February 15, 2020.

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