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Seeking Buddy's Origin

Allen King, who is a member of the Old Meetinghouse Committee that has overseen the Phase 1 restoration project, has been researching through early town records to see when the weathervane was made

Go Back in Time to Honor World War I with Living History Weekend at Devens

Soldiers of the 6th MA Regiment marching to Camp Devens, 1917.

Restored Model 1917 Ford ambulance as used by the 101st Machine Gun Battalion. Photo courtesy of Mark Wentland/26th Yankee Division WWI Living History Group.

The year 2017 marks both 100 years since Camp Devens was built and 100 years since the United States became involved in World War I.

Garden Club Pitches In

Pictured left to right are Cindy Smith, Lisa Murray, Lee Burton, Eileen Diaz, Trina Walsh, DPW Director Tom Delaney, Laura Semple, and Penny Hommeyer. Missing from picture are Garden Club members Effie Stewart and Connie Sartini. Photo by Connie Sartini

Nine members of the Groton Garden Club along with DPW member Trina Walsh spent hours weeding, pulling invasive bittersweet, raking leaves, and in general tackling a major cleanup of the area around

Rooster's Eye View

Installing the Weathervane. Drone Photo by Greg Premru. 

Using crane to install refurbished and regilded colonial-era weather vane on old meeting house spire. Drone Photo by Greg Premru

From the spire of Old Meeting House/First Parish Church, looking north-east down Rte.


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