CALENDAR

FRIDAY, FEB. 15

Groton Woman's Club: Union Congregational Church, Main St., Groton. The luncheon, with hostess Chairmen Ann Walsh and Terry McPartlan, will begin at 11:30 a.m. Following the theme of the Club's 100th anniversary year, the program will be Women's Clothing from the Early 1900's. The speaker will be Tracy Wall, V.P. of Production for the Concord Players. For information about the program or the Groton Woman's Club, please contact President Susan Slade at sslade@charter.net or 978-448-9389 or visit the website www.grotonwomansclub.org.

SATURDAY, FEB. 16

Roast LION supper: Christian Union Church second annual ROAST LION supper. That's right, LION not loin (roast beef and roast pork). The menu will include mashed potato, vegetables, bread/rolls and butter, dessert and beverage. Dessert will be strawberry shortcake in honor of Valentine's day. So come to Christian Union Church, West Main Street (Route 225) in West Groton, diagonally across from the fire station. You won't be sorry, but will be disappointed if you don't. All this for $10; children 6-12: $5 and under 6, free. For information, call 978 448-5480.

MONDAY, FEB. 18

Board of Health: 7 p.m., Town Hall.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 20

Park Commission: 7 p.m., Legion Hall.

BRIEFS

Nomination papers available

GROTON -- Nomination papers for Groton's elected offices are available.


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If you've thought about serving in an elected capacity, now is the time. Almost all offices have expiring terms. A complete list of openings is available at www.townofgroton.org.

The nomination process is simple. Nomination papers can be obtained from the town clerk's office. Contact the town clerk at 978-448-1100 or townclerk@townofgroton.org if you have questions about running for election.

Looking for Groton-Dunstable alumni

The newly formed Groton-Dunstable Alumni Association is seeking enthusiastic alumni in the district and surrounding towns to help plan future events and bring graduates together for social gatherings.

If you are interested, please contact Berta Erickson at berickson@gdrsd.org.

SAVE THE DATE

Groton Democratic Caucus: Sunday, Feb. 24

Rescheduled due to the snow storm, Groton Democrats will caucus to elect delegates to the Massachusetts Democratic Party's 2013 Platform Convention on Sunday, Feb. 24, at 3 p.m. at Legion Hall, 75 Hollis St. All registered Democrats in Groton are eligible to participate. Groton will elect six delegates and three alternates divided equally between men and women. The Groton Democratic Town Committee will hold its regularly scheduled meeting after the caucus adjourns at 4 p.m. For information contact: GrotonDTC@gmail.com or www. GrotonDemocrats.com.

Dunstable Democratic Caucus and Meeting: Saturday, Feb. 23

The Dunstable Democratic Town Committee will hold an organizational meeting to add new members and elect officers on Saturday, Feb. 23, at 1 p.m. at Dunstable Town Hall. At 1:30 p.m. Dunstable Democrats will caucus to elect delegates to the Massachusetts Democratic Party's 2013 Platform Convention. All Dunstable Democrats registered as of Dec. 31, 2013 are eligible to participate. For information contact: Jennifer Mieth @ Jennifer_Mieth@yahoo.com.

St. Patrick's Day trip planned

"Women of Ireland," is a special St. Patrick's Day Show presented by the Friends of Groton Elders on Friday, March 15. Please join us in the spirit of Riverdance and Celtic Woman and comprising the best performers within the Irish musical tradition, as we travel to the Venus De Milo in Swansea, Ma to enjoy a wonderful blend of song, music and dance.

This world renowned performance showcases a wonderful blend of song, music and dancing that is the hallmark of the greatest Irish shows of our time. Our show features both male and female dancers and singers from the magnificent show Riverdance and embodies the spirit of the hit show Celtic Woman. Women of Ireland is a spectacle to be seen live on stage.

Meal choices of corned beef and cabbage or baked haddock and include Venus De Milo's Famous minestrone soup, vegetables, breads, dessert, coffee/tea.

Price of $81 includes transportation, luncheon, show and driver's gratuity.

Please sign up at the Groton Senior Center or call 978-448-1170 to have your name added to the list. Checks (please include meal choice) are due by Feb. 25 and made out to: Friends of Groton Elders and sent to: Nyola Vaillancourt, 1081 Lowell Road, Groton, MA 01450.