Murphy advances at local YMCA


AUBURN – Sara Murphy has been promoted from lead school-age teacher to school-age director at the Auburn-Lewiston YMCA child care.

Murphy, who grew up in Leeds, started working for the YMCA part time in 1999 while attending Central Maine Community College. She graduated from Leavitt Area High School and attended CMCC where she earned an associate degree in business.

Murphy has completed over 145 specified training hours and also holds a child development associate credential.

The YMCA runs two nationally accredited child care centers. The Daisy Garden site is at 96 Campus Ave., Lewiston, where it provides child care for employees of Sisters of Charity Health System, with some slots also available for the general public. The Auburn child care facility is at the YMCA at 62 Turner St.

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