Grafton Public Library

Events

Aug
12
Tue
Perseids Meteor Party! – Updated - @ Grafton Public Library
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Campout has been cancelled due to the weather forecast of heavy rain Tuesday night into Wednesday, but please join us at the Library for stories, songs and microwave smores at 7 p.m., then a very special slideshow on meteors & comets courtesy of Aldritch Astronomical Society( (telescopes!), and star gazing (weather permitting).

Perseids Party @ LIONS Field and Clubhouse
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This program takes place at the Grafton LIONS Club House & Field is on Brigham Hill Road in Grafton, on the right as you come up the street from the Municipal Center.

This is a family program – all youth under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Participants should eat dinner ahead of time or bring a brown bag or picnic dinner.

Participants must wear long pants, sturdy shoes and bring a long-sleeved sweater or jacket. Inappropriately dressed participants will be sent home to change – no shorts and flip flops!

Flashlights and non aerosol bug spray are recommended; we will provide red Saran Wrap to cover your flashlight.

A dumpster and port-a-potty is provided onsite.

Program Lineup is as follows:

  • 7-8 stories & campfire songs & s’mores
  • 8-9 pm slideshow on meteors & comets courtesy of Aldritch Astronomical Society(  (telescopes!)
  • 9-10 stargazing