Civic Club welcomes Chief Rosensweig

The Granby Civic Club will begin its 103rd year with a meeting on Thursday, Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. at the Senior Center. Guest speaker Granby Police Chief Carl Rosensweig will give an overview of the police department, talk about criminal activity in Granby and touch on scams to watch out for. Refreshments will be served. Guests and new members always welcome. For more information, please email […]

Mum Sale to Benefit Cat Shelter

Mary’s Kitty Korner, located at 281 Salmon Brook St., will be selling mums to benefit their no-kill cat shelter. The sale on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 10 and 11, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., will feature 8-inch mum plants priced at $6 each or 3 for $15; 12-inch mum plants sold for $20 each. Why not brighten up your yard and help Mary’s Kitty Korner at the same time? […]

Granby Camera Club

The Granby Camera Club will meet on Monday, Sept. 12, at the Granby Senior Center at 7 p.m. The meeting topic will be Getting to Know the Granby Camera Club. The scavenger hunt words are street photography, sports and favorite. To learn more about the club, visit […]

Granby Land Trust Presentation

The public is invited to a presentation, Granby Land Trust and the Salmon Brooks: A Symbiosis, by Richard Caley. The presentation and open discussion will be held at Holcomb Farm Workshop on Sunday, Oct. 9, from 2 to 3 p.m. Included in the discussion are why the Salmon Brooks are among the highest quality waters in the state, how this is determined and the threats to their quality. A sampling of live organisms will be identified and displayed. […]

Annual Amaryllis Bulb Sale

The Granby Senior Club’s third annual Amaryllis Bulb Sale starts Sept. 7. This year’s selection is Candy Floss, a 12-inch stem in luminous rose pink with darker pink striations and a green throat with dusty pink antlers. The tiny little bulb is so beautiful and blooms with such enthusiasm. Everyone loves getting and giving it. Cost is $10 per bulb and may be purchased at the Granby Senior Center during the September and October Women’s Breakfast. If paying by check, make it pay […]

SBHS Engine Show

On Saturday, Oct. 1 the Salmon Brook Historical Society, 208 Salmon Brook Street, will have its annual Small Engine Show, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. See how engines got started with hit and miss engines, engines used to make shingles, farm tractors, Model T’s and A’s. Weather permitting there may be a 1916 Model T ambulance from World War I as well as the Granby Robotic team. Admission and parking are free. Coffee and donuts, hot dogs, chips, soda and water available for purchase. Any que […]

MS Support

A support group for those with multiple sclerosis meets the second and fourth Monday of each month, from 1 to 3 p.m., at the Granby Senior Center. Significant others and caregivers are welcome to attend. For more information call 860-653-1986 or 860-428-2463. […]

Volunteers Needed

Mary’s Kitty Korner, a no-kill cat shelter, is looking for volunteers to help care for its kitties until they find their “fur-ever” homes. If you love cats and have some time to spare, either weekdays or weekends, Kitty Korner would love to hear from you. The shelter is located in Granby.  To find out more, call 860-379-4141 or visit […]

Tag Sale and more

The West Granby United Methodist Church will hold its annual Tag Sale and More on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Admission is free. Great items for everyone and delicious home-baked goods too. To donate items in advance of the event, call the church office at 860-653-7437. Please leave your name, phone number and a short message. Clothes, shoes, upholstered furniture, mattresses or electronics will NOT be accepted. […]

Women’s Breakfast

Steven Olechna will do a program entitled Poetry in Motion for the Granby Women’s Breakfast Group on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at the Granby Senior Center. Cost is $3 per person. Program starts at 8:30 a.m. and runs until 10 a.m. Call Corinne Dickerson at 860-653-9891. Please bring a food/household/pet food item for the Granby Food Bank. […]