Luminaria Walk Event  SATURDAY, OCTOBER  7, 2023

    Luminaria Walk – Groton Parks Foundation Fundraiser  SATURDAY, OCTOBER  7, 2023   7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

    Please join us as we raise awareness and funds for Groton Parks Foundation by enjoying an evening walk on one of our main trails at Copp Family Park (Route 184, Groton) decorated magically with 500 luminary,  woodland friends and live entertainment. This is an easy and stroller friendly trail.   Adults $10       Children 8 & up $5     Children under 8 Free

    Unable to attend? Please consider donating to support Groton Parks Foundation (501(c)(3). Your tax-deductible donation to Groton Parks Foundation will support ongoing and future projects to enhance Groton recreational opportunities.  For more Information contact Thrive55+ at 860-441-6785.


    McLews Breakfast

    Friday, October 13th at 8:45am


    Let us gather for breakfast! Enjoy a hot breakfast while socializing with other great people. Plus, door prizes!

    Mmm mmm – Waffles with bloody (strawberry) syrup, Grilled Deadman Fingers
    (Kielbasa), Scrambled Brains (spinach and parmesan scrambled eggs), Pastry, Jack O Lantern Fruit Cup, Apple Cider, Coffee/Tea .

    Cost is $12 per person

    Register by Tuesday, Oct 10

    Artisans Fair

    Saturday, October 21st from 9:00am-1:00pm


    Showcase your handcrafted creations! Three(3) Vendor Tables sizes:
    Round $10/Medium rectangle $15/Large rectangle $20. Club55 members
    receive a $5 discount on table fee. Another Club 55 membership benefit!

    Chili Cookoff & Bakers Battle

    Saturday, October 24th from 4:00-6:00pm


    We need YOU! Come vote for your favorite chili and delicious treat! This year your price includes chili samples from local first responder departments and
    local restaurants. PLUS samples of bakery treats from local recreational and professional bakers. $15 per person. Please join us as a taster for this annual fundraiser that raises funds for Thrive 55+ Center programs