Saturday, Dec. 13

Flo-Ro Holiday Fair: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Groton-Dunstable Middle School South, 344 Main Street (Route 119); Biggest annual holiday fair yet by the Florence Roche-Boutwell PTA. Highlight of the fair is the Children’s Holiday Concert. Call Sarah at 978-448-1468.

The Syrian Bride: 6:30 p.m., Lawrence Academy, Richardson-Mees Performing Arts Center; Screening by the Groton Film Society of “The Syrian Bride” about a Druze girl in Israel’s Golan Heights who is marrying a Syrian and once she crosses the border she can never move back. Free to Society members, $15 for one-time non-member pass at the door.

Sunday, Dec. 14

Community Christmas Choir: 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Union Congregational Church, Main Street; Celebrate the 34th year of the Community Christmas Choir with a free concert “Behold the Light!” for all ages. Call 978-448-2480 to learn more.

Monday, Dec. 15

Board of Health: 7:30 p.m. meeting, Town Hall.

Board of Selectmen: 7 p.m. meeting, Town Hall, first floor.

Christmas tea: 1:30 p.m., call for directions; Women interested in aiding veterans and Girl State candidates are invited to a holiday tea sponsored by he American Legion Post 55 Auxiliary. Call Audrey at 978-272-1172 or Dorothy at 978-448-5626 for reservations and directions.

Community Christmas Choir: 7:30 p.m., Union Congregational Church, Main Street; See above.

Tuesday, Dec. 16

Historic District Commission: 7:30 p.m. meeting, Town Hall, second floor.

Library Trustees: 7 p.m. meeting, Groton Public Library.

Grand Finale 2009: 7 p.m. meeting, G-D Regional High School Fishbowl; Help plan the graduation for the Class of 2009. Hundreds of volunteers are needed! Contact Dyan at or come to the meeting.

Wednesday, Dec. 17

Mother Goose Storytime: 10:30-11 and 11:15-11:45 a.m., Groton Public Library; First library experience for infants and toddlers with stories, songs, fingerplay and puppets. No registration required. Limited to 15 children, first-come first-served.

Animé & Manga: 7-8 p.m., Groton Public Library; Meeting of the new Animé & Manga Club; bring your sketch books if you draw or plan to discuss your favorite Japanese animation. Intended for grades six and up.

Holiday Party: Noon, Groton Senior Center; Lunch by the Groton Woman’s Club followed by the “Come Back Kids” for your listening and dancing (and maybe sing-along) pleasure. Bring a $5 wrapped gift (labeled male, female or either) and expect to leave with a different one! Limit 50 for lunch, unlimited for party. Call 978-448-1170.

School Committee: 6 p.m. meeting, high school library; Groton-Dunstable Regional School Committee meeting goes into executive session until 7 p.m., then begins public session, including a meeting of the Think Tank Subcommittee.

Thursday, Dec. 18

Planning Board: 7:30 p.m. meeting, Town Hall, second floor.

Town Forest Committee: 7 p.m. meeting, Town Hall lunch room.

ARC meeting: 10 a.m., Lawrence Library, Pepperell; Support group meeting for parents of children with disabilities. All are welcome. Coffee and refreshments served.

Pajama Storytime: 7-7:45 p.m., Groton Public Library; Story time for ages 3 and up. Wear your PJs if you’d like. Call the children’s room at (978) 448-1168 to learn more.

Rotary Club: 12:15 p.m., Groton Country Club, Lovers Lane, Groton; Weekly meeting of the Groton-Pepperell Rotary Club.

Saturday, Dec. 20

Photos with Santa: 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Groton Public Library; Photo Day with Santa sponsored by Groton Newcomers and Friends to support the Bic Penn Memorial Scholarship. Family sitting $10. Reservations requested by visiting the library.