Eat for Life Festival and Forum May 9
Spring into healthful living with The EAT for Life Festival and Forum on Saturday, May 9, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
A fundraiser for Groton Community Dinners, The EAT for Life Festival and Forum will be held at the First Parish Church of Groton. An admission fee of $20 includes demonstrations, seminars, local gourmet goodies and a delicious, hearty lunch.
For the full line up of speakers, and to register online (preregistration guarantees seating at your favorite talks and child care) please go to www.grotoncommunitydinners.org.
Plant sale May 9
Groton Garden Club Annual Plant Sale will be held on Saturday, May 9, at the Groton Town Hall from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
This is a perfect opportunity to select just the right plant for Mother’s Day, which falls on the following day. Again this year there will be a huge selection of culinary herbs, fabulous perennials from members gardens, and experts to help select plants for sunny or shady locations.
Baked haddock supper May 9 — Bring Mom!
Bring mom to a delicious baked haddock supper at the Christian Union Church on Saturday, May 9, from 5-7 p.m. This meal will be served plated with roasted potatoes, vegetable, cole slaw and assorted cakes.
All this for only $10 for adult and ages 6-12 $5. Under 6 eat free. No reservations required and take-outs available.
This will be the final supper of the 2014-1015 season. Church is located on Route 225 (West Main Street), West Groton, across from Squannacook fire station.
More info at 978-448-5480.
The Ancient Art of Dowsing May 12
The public is invited to join Groton Grange #7 on Tuesday, May 12, at 7:30 p.m. as we present the Ancient Art of Dowsing.
Susan McNeill Spuhler, from the Greater Boston Chapter of Dowsers, will present a program which will explain how dowsing works and its relevance in today’s world. This event is free to the public. Refreshments will be served.
Groton Grange is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring the sustainability of Historic Groton Grange Hall, raising awareness of agricultural and farming issues, and providing green programs for our community.
Call 978-448-3418 for more information or go to www.grotongrange.com
Well adult clinic May 14
Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Groton Board of Health and D’Ambrosio Eye Care Inc., announces that an adult clinic will be held free of charge for the general public as well as an Well Adult Clinic will be held on Thursday, May 14, 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 further information, please contact Nashoba Associated Boards of Health at 978-772-3335 or 1-800-427-9762 ext. 340 or visit us at www.nashoba.org.
Arbor Day 2015 in Groton May 17
Friends of the Trees and the Groton Garden Club will celebrate Arbor Day in Groton on Sunday, May 17, at 1 p.m. The festivities will be held at the small park across from Clover Store and abutting the Bridge and Squannacook River in West Groton. Look for the green Friends of the Trees balloons!
We are planting a Sourwood, Oxydendrum arboreum, as the Arbor Day tree. Our celebration will include tree-inspired music, and as usual we will be giving away seedlings, this year the native Nyssa sylvatica or Black Gum, also called Black Tupelo.
Arbor Day in Groton is always a festive family occasion and we hope you will join us.
Groton Grange #7 Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast May 25
It’s that time of year again!
What do blueberries, bananas and chocolate chips have in common?
They can all be found in the different varieties of pancakes that will be cooked up at the Annual Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast held at Historic Groton Grange #7 on Monday, May 25, from 7:30-10:30 a.m., before the Memorial Day Parade. See what new surprise flavor we have in store for this year!
Stop by and say hello to your friends at the Groton Grange, at 80 Champney St., just steps away from the parade route. Enjoy a hearty breakfast of pancakes, sausage, orange juice, coffee or tea. Cost: $6 per person, all-you-can-eat, under 3, free!
This breakfast is the annual fundraiser for the Groton Grange Scholarship Fund. Last year, with your help and hearty appetites we were able to award $1,000 to a deserving Groton Dunstable Regional High School senior.
Groton Grange is a nonprofit organization, dedicated to ensuring the sustainability of Historic Groton Grange Hall, raising awareness of agricultural and farming issues, and providing green programs to our community.
For more information, 978-448-3418 or www.grotongrange.com.
Hope to see you there!
SAVE THE DATE
Grotonfest Sept. 19
Grotonfest is beginning to come together. For booth space, call Dale Martin at 978-448-2226 or for sponsorship call 617-803-9771. The date is Sept. 19 with a rain date of Sept. 20.
Our featured performer is Noah Lis, from Season 6 of The Voice, Team Blake and our MCs are Police Chief Don Palma and Fire Chief Steel McCurdy. It’s going to be a great year!
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