Town of Canterbury CT

Town of Canterbury
1 Municipal Drive
Canterbury CT 06331


  • Canterbury Public Library

    Canterbury Public Library

    The Canterbury Public Library, in addition to our extensive book collections, has many DVDs, Audio books, downloadable eBooks and eAudio books, a public computer system with Internet access and Fax services. Access our website at

  • Canterbury Public Schools

    Canterbury Public Schools

    Canterbury has two Town schools: Canterbury Elementary School (K-4) and the Dr. Helen Baldwin Middle School (5-8). Please contact the Superintendent's Office for high school information.

  • Annual

    Annual "Shred" Day

    Annual Shred Day is tentatively scheduled for Saturday, June 10th from 10 AM until Noon. Details to follow when confirmed.

  • Canterbury Athletic Association

    Canterbury Athletic Association

    Town sports including soccer, basketball, wrestling, golf, along with other recreational programs.

  • Canterbury Boy & Girl Scouts

    Canterbury Boy & Girl Scouts

  • Canterbury Education Foundation

    Canterbury Education Foundation

    Currently "Under Construction"

  • Canterbury Historical Society

    Canterbury Historical Society

    The objectives of the society are to promote interest in Canterbury history, collect and preserve materials, and to encourage the preservation of historic sites and/or assets in Canterbury.

  • Canterbury Lions Club

    Canterbury Lions Club

    The Canterbury Lions Club has been active in our Community since 1972, providing eyeglasses and exams, helping the hearing impaired, and sponsoring a local Scholarship Fund for Canterbury students.

  • Canterbury Senior Citizens

    Canterbury Senior Citizens

    Canterbury Senior Citizens purpose is to enrich the lives of senior citizens by providing opportunities for socialization, dispersement of information, recreation and community services.

  • Canterbury Town Market  - 2017 Season CLOSED

    Canterbury Town Market - 2017 Season CLOSED

    Join in on our 2017 Town Market Season for the Town of Canterbury. Every Tuesday, May 23rd through October, from 4:30 to 7:00 PM.

  • Canterbury Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 10688

    Canterbury Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 10688

    The VFW is a fraternal organization. The purpose is to reach out to the local communities through Patriotism, History, Education, and Charity.

  • Canterbury Videos

    Canterbury Videos

    View videos of recent Canterbury events!

  • Canterbury Volunteer Fire Department

    Canterbury Volunteer Fire Department

    Station 93

  • Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

    Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

    The Canterbury Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is an all-volunteer group of Canterbury residents who have been trained in basic emergency response in order to aid professional fire and medical first responders during a major disaster.

  • Earth Day - Town-Wide Clean-up

    Earth Day - Town-Wide Clean-up

    Canterbury's Annual Town-Wide Clean-up Day is scheduled for Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

  • Finnish American Heritage Society

    Finnish American Heritage Society

    Membership to the Finnish American Heritage Society is open to anyone interested in Finland or Finnish-American heritage and culture.

  • Houses of Worship

    Houses of Worship

    The Town of Canterbury has several Houses of Worship. View contact information for these churches and chapels.

  • July 4th Parade - Tuesday July 4th

    July 4th Parade - Tuesday July 4th

    The annual Fourth of July Parade will be held on Tuesday, July 4th. The Parade begins at 10:00 AM at the Dr. Helen Baldwin Middle School and proceeds west on Route 14 to the Town Hall Complex. The Canterbury VFW Post 10688 will conduct a flag ceremony at 11 AM in front of the Town Hall.

  • Memorial Day Ceremony - 2017

    Memorial Day Ceremony - 2017

    Our Annual Memorial Day Ceremony is scheduled for Sunday, May 28th at 9:00 AM.

  • Opiate Abuse & Awareness

    Opiate Abuse & Awareness

    Information Session Hosted by Northeast Communities Against Substance Abuse (NECASA)

  • Prudence Crandall Museum

    Prudence Crandall Museum

    The historic Prudence Crandall Museum continues to educate not only our local children, but also visitors from all over the State.

  • Sports and Outdoor Recreation

    Sports and Outdoor Recreation

    Locations of Canterbury's sports fields and outdoor recreation areas

  • Tree of Life Ceremony

    Tree of Life Ceremony

    You are invited to the 28th Annual "Tree of Life" Ceremony to benefit Hospice and Palliative Care of Northeastern Connecticut.

  • Trunk-or-Treat - 2017

    Trunk-or-Treat - 2017

    Trunk-or-Treat - Tuesday, October 31st - 6:00 to 8:00 PM in the Canterbury Town Hall Parking Lot

Canterbury Town Hall Office Hours:
Monday – Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:30 PM, Friday: CLOSED