Good Friday Baked Haddock Supper: 5-7 P.M., Christian Union Church in West Groton. Join us and all your friends, relatives and neighbors at this traditional meal during Lent; you won't be sorry. The meal is served plated; reservations not required and take-outs are available. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 under 12; under six eat free. The church is located on West Main St. (Route 225) in West Groton, across from the fire station. Information available by calling 978-448-5480.


Electronic & appliance recycle day -- all towns welcome: Sacred Heart Church, 279 Main Street, Groton, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bring these items to the parking lot: Any kind of electronics -- computers, scanners, copiers, etc., $5; any kind of appliance -- dishwashers, dryers, stoves, microwaves, dehumidifiers, refrigerator, air-conditioner, exercise equipment, lawn mowers, small engine items, snow blowers, lawn mowers, etc., $10 each; TVs $10-20, projection TV $30; monitors $5-$10; no fee: car batteries and cell phones. Sewing machines are no cost and will go to Ghana. Questions: Contact Dennis 508-277-7513


Democratic Town Committee: 4 p.m., Legion Hall.


Council on Aging: 9:30 a.m., Senior Center.


Historic Districts Commission: 7 p.m., Town Hall.


Groton Republican Town Committee: 7 p.


m., Groton Senior Center. This will be the last chance to finalize plans for the fundraiser to be held on April 8, and to bring silent auction items for that fund raiser. The Wine Tasting Fund Raiser will be held Monday, April 8, at the Stonehedge Inn in Tyngsborough at 7 p.m. Hors d'oeuvres will be served and a silent auction will run throughout the evening. The $30 charge is payable at the door. For information, contact Paul Slaney at or 978-448-9957.


Democratic Town Committee: 4 p.m., Legion Hall.


Nomination papers available

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

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

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 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


Candidates Night

Groton Candidates Night, hosted by the Democratic and Republican Town Committees, will be held Tuesday, April 9, at the Senior Center at 7 p.m.

Well adult clinic

Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Groton Board of Health, announces that announces that a Well Adult Clinic will be held on Thursday, April 11, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Senior Center, 163 West Main St., Groton. Drop in for blood pressure, pulse screening and diet teaching. No appointment is necessary. For information, please contact Nashoba Associated Boards of Health at 978-772-3335 or 1-800-427-9762 ext. 333.

Free Dinner, Live Music, and Good Company

All are welcome to the next Groton Community Dinner on Friday, April 26, at First Parish Church at the intersection of Routes 40 and 119 in Groton. Dinner is served continuously from 5:45-7 p.m. Come for live music, delicious food, and good company. The menu for April 26 includes spinach feta salad, spring chicken with zucchini and tomatoes or zucchini with tomatoes and chickpeas, couscous, and pineapple upside down cake. 

For information, visit or call 978-448-0116.