The Roxbury Congregational Church will hold its 50th beef barbecue Aug. 11 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

The menu will feature barbecued beef, baked potatoes, corn-on-the-cob, the church's "secret recipe" cole slaw, ice cream sundaes, homemade cookies and beverages.

The cost for the rain or shine event is $15 for adults, $5 for children 4 to 12 and free for children 3 and under.

For more information and tickets, call Bill Steers at 860-354-1274 or visit