GROTON, Conn. – The Groton Public Library announces Circle of Friends events and activities for the month of July. For more information, call the library at (860) 441-6750 or visit

Monthly Meeting

You already love the Groton Public Library, so why not become more involved with us? Stop by July 20 at 9:30 a.m., and meet some of our Friends, join on the spot — membership is free — and learn about all of the wonderful things the Circle of Friends do to support our Library. We would love for you to become an active member of our Circle of Friends and make a lasting difference in our library.

Junior Friends

Five Below Fundraiser

The Junior Friends of the Groton Public Library are sponsoring a shopping fundraiser at Five Below (917 Hartford Turnpike, Waterford Commons). When you shop between now and July 7, 10 percent of your total purchase will benefit the library. Note: You must present a Five Below shopping voucher, available at all of the Library’s checkout stations, when you make your purchase.

Summer Social

Join the Junior Friends of the Groton Public Library for pizza and popsicles, July 20 at 1:30 p.m. At this meeting we will discuss previous projects and vote on activities for the new school year. Membership in the Junior Friends is required to attend this meeting, but interested participants can join on the spot. Please RSVP to Kim Balentine by July 15 at (860) 441-6750.

Library Helper Day

During this busy hour, July 22 at 3:30 p.m., the Junior Friends will assist Groton Public Library staff in a variety of projects, including preparing craft and program materials, dusting and light cleaning, straightening shelves and special event preparation.

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