Established in 1904, the Perrot Memorial Library is an independent public library, serving the communities of Old…More Greenwich, Riverside and North Mianus. The library shares a database, online catalog and Internet service with Greenwich Library. Its catalog boasts 28,000 adult books and 31,000 children's books, as well as 2,000 CDs, 4,000 DVDs and subscriptions to 110 periodicals. Patrons can enjoy free Wi-Fi and timed use of 11 public computers; the children's wing has an additional four.
Binney Park Sound View Dr & Arch St, Greenwich, CT06830
Once a 12-acre swamp, Binney Park is now a lush, 22-acre park that's frequented by joggers, athletes and picnickers…More year round.
The park offers a playground and seasonal ice rink, in addition to three ball fields and four tennis courts. Permits are required for field and court use and reservation. Ten acres of natural trails were purchased and deeded to the town by Helen Binney Kitchel and Dan Wade, the local architect who designed the adjacent Perrot Memorial Library.
Parking is available along the interior roadway, east of the tennis courts reached from Sound Beach Avenue via Wesskum Wood Road.
Old Greenwich Lions Club 49 River St, Greenwich, CT06831 Chartered in 1933, the Old Greenwich Lions Club is a local branch of an international service organization dedicated to…More helping the blind and visually impaired.
The club meets with the Greenwich Lions Club multiple times per year to help coordinate the annual golf tournament at the Griff, which is the major Lions' fundraiser.
Old Greenwich Lions also holds a grapefruit sale each fall, as well as a pancake "fry" in March.
The group collects used eyeglasses and hearing aids for donation to the needy worldwide. Drop-off boxes can be found at the Perrot Library, Recycling Center, the Old Greenwich and Riverside Railroad Stations and at the Patriot National Bank on Sound Beach Avenue.
The club meets for lunch at the Water Club, Thursdays at noon.