FRIDAY, AUG. 31
Farmers Market: 3 to 7 p.m. Williams Barn, 160 Chicopee Row. (Continues Fridays through Oct. 5.)
Free Dinner, Live Music, and Good Company: All are welcome to the next Groton Community Dinner at First Parish Church, located at the intersection of Route 40 and Route 119 in Groton. Dinner is served continuously from 5:45 to 7 p.m. The menu includes house salad, cold pasta salad with sautéed chicken and fresh vegetables, cold pasta salad with "wheat meat chicken" and fresh vegetables, garlic bread and peach cobbler. For information, visit www.grotoncommunitydinners.org or call 978-448-0116.
MONDAY, SEPT. 3
Labor Day: Town offices closed.
Groton Fire Department Muster: Hollingsworth and Vose Field. Parade starts festivities at 11 a.m.
Annual Boy Scout Yard Sale: Once again Troop 1 West Groton will hold a HUGE yard sale on Labor Day, Sept. 3, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at H&V Field, Townsend Road (between routes 225 & 119), West Groton, as part of the Firemen's Muster. Donation drop-off: Wednesday, Aug. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Squannacook Hall, and Sunday, Sept. 2 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (preferred) at H&V field. If you need a pick-up at your home please contact Natalie Marsh at 978-448-6481 or firstname.lastname@example.org). PLEASE, no gas-powered equipment, text books, mattresses or electronics of any kind (including
TUESDAY, SEPT. 5
Sewer Commission: 2:30 p.m., Town Hall.
Park Commission: 7 p.m., Town Hall.
Groton Republican Town Committee: 7:30 p.m., Senior Center. The public is welcome.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 6
State Primary Election: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Center Fire Station Building Committee 7 p.m., Town Hall.
Finance Committee: 7 p.m., Town Hall.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 7
Center Fire Station Building Committee: 9 a.m., Town Hall.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 9
Ballroom dance: The Groton Country Club's monthly ballroom dance, from 6 to 9 p.m., will feature the "Entertainers." The Country Club has an excellent hardwood floor for dancing and a cash bar. Admission is $10 at the door.
New Town Hall Hours
In an effort to make Town Hall more accessible to residents who work full time and cannot get to Town Hall during normal business hours, the Board of Selectmen has voted, effective Sept. 10, to change the Town Hall Hours as follows:
Monday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Tuesday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
SAVE THE DATE
Murder, mystery dinner theater at the Christian Union Church
This comedy entitled "Murder, Mayhem and the Marshmallow Salad" will keep you roaring.
The date: Sat. Sept. 29, at 7 p.m. Come, eat dinner with the actors/actresses. Menu includes appetizers, baked chicken breast dinner, dessert along with laughter (provided by you).
There is also audience participation. See if you can guess who the murderer might be.
Tickets must be purchased in advance for $25 per person. No refunds.
The address: 37 West Main St. (Route 225) in West Groton. For tickets and/or info, call 978-448-5480 or mail your check (made payable to Christian Union Church) to P.O. Box 223, West Groton, 01472.
Tickets will also be available at the renewed West Groton General Store upon its opening and at the public supper at Christian Union Church on Sept. 22.
Space is limited so time is of the essence. This will be a fun-filled evening; you will not be disappointed.
All proceeds will benefit the furnace fund.