GDEF Trivia at Main Street Café
GDEF’s popular Trivia Nights are back for two more nights this winter, Saturday, March 3, at the Main Street Café, Groton.
Dinner service begins at 6 p.m., followed at 7 p.m. by several rounds of fun team trivia hosted by the café’s own DJ Bob. GDEF thanks its generous prize donors: Bailey’s Bar & Grille, Townsend; Dolce Italian Grille, Pepperell; Five Guys Burgers & Fries, Nashua; Trader Joe’s, Tyngsboro, and the Vineyard, Ayer.
Admission is just $10 at the door and helps fund GDEF’s spring enrichment grants to all five GDRSD schools. Please visit www.gdefinc.org for details.
Christian Union Church in West Groton will be starting its supper season on Feb. 18. Sorry we will miss Valentine’s Day, but you can still celebrate from 5-7 p.m.
We are introducing a new, tested menu for February. We will be serving “Roast Lion” (catchy). That’s right, LION not LOIN. If you have enjoyed our roast-beef suppers, you will truly enjoy roast lion. It is an Amish dish of roast beef and roast pork. Other menu items consist of cheesy cabbage, peas, mashed potato (as always, real potato) and dessert of brownies and ice cream. This supper, as all, are served continuous serving, family style. Reservations not required and take outs available. The church is located in West Groton, diagonally across from the fire station on Route 225 (W. Main St.) Price: $10 adult; $5 ages 6-12 and under 6 eat free. You may call 978 448-5480 for more info. For takeout call 978-448-3348 on the 18.
Our second year of baked- haddock suppers will continue on March 2 and April 6. Corned beef and cabbage on March 17. Stay turned for details.
Free Dinner, Live Music, Good Company
All are welcome to the next Groton Community Dinner on Friday Feb. 24 at First Parish Church.
Dinner is served continuously from 5:45-7 p.m. Come for live music, delicious food and good company. The menu includes house salad, chicken pot pie or Tofu pot pie, with butter milk biscuits, bread basket with butter, and gingerbread with applesauce.
For more information, visit www.grotoncommunitydinners.org or call 978-448-0116.
Give and Take Shop, 38 Court St., Groton
The Give and Take Shop is back in business. The Give and Take Shop is supported by the Commissioners of the Trust Funds for the town of Groton. It offers a free exchange of clothes, shoes and hats. If you have clothing items to donate they are welcome. It is not necessary to bring something on the day that you come to shop. All are welcome!
Phone: 978-877-6787. Hours: Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday: 10 a.m. to noon, Thursday: 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday: noon to 2 p.m., Saturday: 10 a.m. to noon.
SAVE THE DATE
Groton Democrats will caucus to elect delegates to the Democratic State Convention (June 2 in Springfield) on Saturday, Feb. 11, at 2 p.m. in the Groton Town Hall upstairs meeting room. The caucus is open to any voter registered as a Democrat in Groton as of Dec. 31, 2011. Snow date is Sunday, Feb. 26.
News and information for veterans.
Every second Monday of the month we offer a veterans breakfast at 10 a.m. Many thanks to Shaw’s Supermarket, Blood Farm, Barney Blood and the Groton Police Union for donating food, and to the Town Hall volunteers for preparing this delicious breakfast for our veterans monthly.
God bless our troops!