Elks clam bake: ‘Community, friendship, family’

Elks Club member Brian Shaughnessy served up clams at the club’s annual clam bake on Saturday, Sept. 6. Photo by Amy Steward

COLEBROOK — The Elks Club held its 18th annual clam bake on Saturday, Sept. 6, at Maasser Park.

According to organizers, more than 250 residents attended, paying $35 for live music, raffles and food and beverages including beer, wine, clams and deep-fried turkey.

Member Brian Shaughnessy said he attends the event every year with his friends and family.

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