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2016 - Chamber of Commerce 40 Under Forty Award Winner

2017 - Best of Norwich Magazine Award Winner

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Youth

& Family

Services

BUS TRIP PROMOTION : ENDS MAY 25th

Book four (4) seats on any trip, receive $10 off (PER SEAT) for ANY other trips you book!

REC. PROGRAMS - YOUTH & ADULT  |  #griswoldREC

ALL YEAR PROGRAMMING!

Certified, Low Cost, Highly
Enjoyable Year After Year

Upcoming Events  |  #Free #Family #Fun

Event: Youth Center Rocks!

 

When:  Saturday, May 20th

 

Description: Free live concert by the Gypsies as they rock Veteran's Memorial Park.

Event: Hill Fest Sponsored by Wolverine Radio

 

When:  Saturday, May 27th

 

Description: Outdoor music festival with food, fun and dancing.

HILL FEST

CONCERT

Event: Sunflower City Festival!

 

When:  Saturday, June 10th

 

Description: Griswold Park & Rec pair up with UCFS, Uncas Health, Anytime Fitness and local physical trainers to help promote healthy lifestyles & free inflatables, entertainment + fun + live music!

Featuring: Youthtopia, Heroes' & Get Fit Zones

Event: Darrell's Dugout

 

When:  Saturday, June 17th

 

Description: Join in on a sandlot game of baseball at the Veteran's Memorial Park to raise money to strike out dementia.

Event: FREE Fishing Event

 

When:  Saturday, July 8th

 

Description: Learn skills, basics, equipment, rules & regulations with volunteers from the CT DEEP!

FREE
FISHING
EVENT

&

CLASSES

Event: Saturday Sunsets at the YC

Concert + Unique Event + Outdoor Movie

 

When:  Saturdays, July 15, 22, 29

 

Description: Lets keep you busy on Saturdays in July! How about a live concert, plus a community event and end it with a outdoor movie on a 20 foot screen? Yes, save the dates!

COMING SOON

Event: 1 Annual Sunflower 6k

 

When:  Sunday, August 6

 

Description: Run through the beautiful sunflowers at Buttonwoods farms!

Event: Downtown JC - Sunflower Stroll Street Festival

 

When:  Saturdays, August 12

 

Description: Little Jewett City welcomes the legendary band Sound Soul Revue! A festival with a mix of crafts, artisans, local food and the best food truck offering in the state!

Event: 2nd Annual Tuff Buddy!

 

When:  Sunday, September 24th

 

Description: An obstacle course mud run designed for elementary aged students.

Get Social  |  Get into the Loop, be our Friend

Event: 5th Annual Spooktopia! A Trunk or Treat Event!

 

When:  Saturday, Oct. 14

 

Description: It is back!

Contact the Director | Get in touch with us.

     Proud to be a town director

            & a life-long town resident,

 

 

 

 

          Ryan K. Aubin, CPRP, MS

          Department Head / Director

 

          Contact Our Director

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Our Office Hours at Youth Center

 

Contact Us in Person

Monday thru Friday

12:00 pm until 5:00 pm

 

Need Directions?

 

Reach Our Director

Monday through Friday

Call: 860 - 376 - 7026

 

Contact Our Recreation Commission

Mail a Letter to:

Griswold Recreation Commission

Griswold Town Hall

28 Main Street

Jewett City, CT 06351

 

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About Us  |   Griswold Community Youth Center

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Our Mission

 

Thank you for visiting our Town of Griswold's
Park & Recreation / Youth & Family Services Dept. website.

 

Our goal is to give our residents a variety of recreational, educational and social opportunities.  We hope to improve our town through affordable recreational programming, public parks & community celebrations for our residents, of all ages, may enjoy & create childhood memories.

This is the Official Page of the Town of Griswold's Youth & Family Services Department / Griswold Park & Recreation Department

Updated 2015 - To report a problem, just contact us!