Fleet Reserve Association Branch 20 242 Thames St, Groton, CT06340 The Fleet Reserve Association was founded in 1924 with the mission to represent the interests of the Sea Service…More community before the US Congress. The membership is made up of former members of the Marine Corps, Coast Guard and US Navy. The local chapter, Branch 20, has a beautiful brick building not far from Electric Boat and Pfizer, and is involved in the community, organizing events like youth education seminars and member and guest breakfasts.
The city parks department maintains Washington Park, Eastern Point Beach and other smaller parks, including the Birch…More Plain Creek Nature Area. The department, led by Mary Hill, runs seasonal recreation programs including a summer playground program, a tennis program for youth, swim lessons at Eastern Point Beach, a fall soccer league and winter sports.</p>
<p>Washington Park offers recreation facilities, including five baseball or softball fields, six tennis courts, a skating pond, playground equipment, basketball courts and picnic shelters.</p>