JUNE 2018
June 9: ART ON GROTON BANK - ANNUAL OUTDOOR ART FESTIVAL
​​Time: 10am-3pm on the grounds of Bill Memorial Library, FREE ADMISSION
Details: Annual Outdoor Art Festival of fine and artisan art. Now in its tenth year, Art on Groton Bank takes place on the grounds of the Bill Memorial Library, located on historic Groton Bank. This outdoor festival features artists and artisans who display and sell works of art, including paintings in oil, watercolor, and acrylic; prints; wooden sculptures; photography; and much more. This event also features live music, book signings by local authors, walking tours of Groton Bank, and food vendors. This year, to honor Connecticut’s Submarine Century, Art on Groton Bank will host a juried art exhibit of submarine related photography in addition to sales of the First and Finest: The 100-Year History of Naval Submarine Base New London.
Benefits Bill Memorial Library. Rain or Shine Event.
Sponsored by: Art on Groton Bank, Bill Memorial Library


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​​June 15:  Concerts in the Park Summer Series
Azalea Drive​ 
TIME: 6:30PM, Washington Park, FREE
Details: Washington Park, Our favorite concert series. Dancing. Big fun. 'Nuff said.
Concert Hotline: 860-446-4129
​​​​​​​Sponsored by:
Groton Utilities & City of Groton​​


June 16:  Opening Day at Eastern Point Beach
Time: ​5:30am-11:30pm, 
lifeguards on duty 8:00am-8:00pm, Beach pass or day fee required
​Details: Eastern Point offers a sheltered beach perfect for children, basketball court, picnic grills and tables, snack bar, and more!  Enjoy this recreational facility for the use and enjoyment of City of Groton residents, non-resident taxpayers, and others.   Beach pass or admission fee required until 8pm.
More info at: ​ http://cityofgroton.recdesk.com/

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​​June 23:  CITY-WIDE YARD SALE DAY

​Time: 9:00am-3:00pm, everywhere!
Details: Individually hosted Yard Sales all day throughout the City of Groton. 
Come one, come all, come ready to shop at individually hosted Yard Sales from 9-3 all throughout the City of Groton.  
(​We will continue to update the list until June 15.)
Look for the eye-catching blue SUMMER IN THE CITY logo posters making sales even easier to find!











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GET ON THE MAP!   Register your own City yard sale by June 15 to have YOUR sale included on our on-line yard sale map and receive a FREE Summer in the City poster to draw attention to your sale!  REGISTER ONLINE at http://cityofgroton.recdesk.com OR send your sale address BY EMAIL to summerinthecity@cityofgroton-ct.gov

City-Wide Yard Sale Day FAQ's
1. Sale Day is on Saturday, June 23
2. The City is not hosting the sale, you host one on your own property
3. To register, sign up online at http://cityofgroton.recdesk.com or send your name and sale address BY EMAIL to: summerinthecity@cityofGroton-ct.gov
4. When you register, we will send a flyer to you by return email for you.
5. We encourage you to share the City-Wide yard sale day flyer with your own contacts: friends & neighbors, on your social media (Facebook, etc) and where ever else people might see it.
6.  You may also print the flyer and post it at the gym, church, work, etc!
7.  We will add your sale address to the YardSale.com on-line yard sale site, along with our other advertising
8.  Please come to the Parks & Recreation office at 295 Meridian Street in Groton to pick up your SITC poster the week before Yard Sale Day.
9. You should display the poster prominently to attract shoppers to your sale.
10​.  You do not need to return the poster after the sale.  
11.​ Our advertising is for 9-3, but you can have different hours if you want
12. Enjoy!​



June 22:  Concerts in the Park Summer Series
​Rock and Soul Revue

​​TIME: 6:30PM, Washington Park, FREE

Details: Washington Park, Our favorite concert series. Dancing. Big fun. 'Nuff said.
Concert Hotline: 860-446-4129  
​​​​​​​Sponsored by: Groton Utilities & City of Groton​​


June 24:  Summer Cabaret at Eastern Point Beach
​Whiskey, Wine & Coke

​​Time: 6:30pm, Eastern Point Beach, FREE
An Acoustic Trio​

Details: Come out and enjoy a free summertime concert at everyone's favorite beach! Bring your chair and enjoy the beautiful views and wonderful music. Bring your chairs, blankets and your own picnic, or visit the snack bar, open for your convenience!
More info at: ​​​​​http://cityofgroton.recdesk.com/recdeskportal/
Sponsored by: City of Groton​​​​​​


June 29:  Concerts in the Park Summer Series
Mass-Conn Fusion
​​Time: 6:30PM, Washington Park, FREE
Details: Washington Park, Our favorite concert series. Dancing. Big fun. 'Nuff said.
More info at: 860-446-4129
​​​​​​Sponsored by: Groton Utilities & City of Groton​​ Parks & Recreation

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