Farmers Market open Fridays

The Groton Farmers Market at the Williams Barn is open for its 11th season. The market will be open every Friday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and will continue through Oct. 10.

Again this year, the market will be held in the field behind the barn at 160 Chicopee Row in Groton, just 1.5 miles north of Main Street.

For information:

Groton Democrats meet Aug. 24

The Groton Democratic Town Committee will hold its monthly meeting on Sunday, Aug. 24, at 4 p.m. at Legion Hall on 75 Hollis St. All Democrats welcome for lively discussion of the issues of the day and planning for the state primary. For information contact: or

Sunshine School open house Aug. 27

There will be an Open House for Preschool and Pre-K Morning / Fall Openings on Wednesday, Aug. 27, from 10 a.m. to noon. Sunshine School is a theme-based learning program housed in the new addition of the First Parish Church of Groton. For information, please call 978-448-6714.

Yard sale Sept. 1

Once again Troop 1 West Groton will hold a HUGE yard sale on Labor Day, Sept. 1, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at H&V Field, Townsend Road (between routes 225 and 119), West Groton, as part of the Firemen's Muster.

Donation drop-off: Wednesday, Aug.


27, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Squanacook Hall on West Main Street, Groton, and Sunday, Aug. 31, 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

PLEASE, no gas-powered equipment, textbooks, mattresses or electronics of any kind (including computers, printers, TVs, clocks, electric coffee pots, etc.).

Thank you for your support! No early birds, please.