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Join us for the free parent workshop to receive tips and tools for talking to your teens about alcohol.

Event: Power of Parents: Parent Workshop


When:  Thursday, January 19th


Description: Join us for the free parent workshop to receive tips and tools for talking to your teens about alcohol.

Event: Community Yard Sale


When:  Saturday, April 8th


Description: Time to clean out the garage and sell it at Veterans Park with many other families. $10 to sign up, you keep all profit!


Event: Griswold Youth Center's EGGTOPIA! Community Easter Egg Hunt!


When:  Sunday, April 9th


Description: Thousands of eggs, looking for a new home. Free to our community! Simple activities too! Free Family Fun!


Event: PRINCESS Party!


When:  Sunday, April 15th


Description: One of the most beloved town event for elementary aged school girls. Your Princesses will be pampered, sing with favorite movie characters & have a great time dancing the day away.


Event: AUTISM Community Conversation


When:  Thursday, April 27th at 6 pm


Description: Listen to a panel of experts sharing information and resources available to families, youth & adults who have Autism.


Event: Youth Center's First Annual Youth Duathlon at Hopeville Park.


When:  Saturday, May 13th


Description: Proud to announce the town's first Duathlon hosted by the Youth Center. More details coming soon.

Event: Griswold's Community Festival & Youthtopia!


When:  Saturday, May 27th


Description: Youthtopia will have a new look this year! Wait to see the fun we have in store for your families!

Event: Get Fit Griswold Programming!


When:  Saturday, May 20th


Description: Stay tuned as Griswold Park & Rec pair up with UCFS, Uncas Health, Anytime Fitness and local physical trainers to help promote healthy lifestyles!

Event: Griswold's Got Talent!


When:  Saturday, June 24th


Description: Join us for a night of fun! Griswold residents an students of all ages are invited to perform & share their talents on stage!



Event: Eastern Savings Bank Presents: The River Rocks Concert


When:  Wednesday, June 28th


Description: Band will be announced as the event draws closer.

Event: 2nd Annual JC Bike Night


When:  Thursday, August 17th


Description: With over 400 bucks projected to attend, please save the date to enjoy our free event with live music!

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     Proud to be a town director

            & a life-long town resident,





          Ryan K. Aubin, CPRP, MS

          Department Head / 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




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!