Monday, October 20, 2014 

Daily Bread Food Pantry will be open from12:00-1:30 p.m. 

The Pomfret Food Pantry located in the Pomfret Senior Center will be open from 5:30-6:30 pm. 

Gamblers Anonymous will meet at 7 p.m. at TEEG in North Grosvenordale. 

Bingo will be held at the Garden City Baptist Church in Ballouville. Doors open at 4 p.m. and the first game begins at 6:30 p.m 

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be held at the Putnam Farmer’s Market Pavilion on Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m. 

The Last Green Valley presents Walktober.  For a complete list of walks, hikes, bikes, paddles and more, go to thelastgreenvalley.org 

Putnam Family Resource Center presents 1-2-3 parenting at the Putnam Elementary School Library from 5-7:30 p.m.  Cost is $15 and includes dinner.  For more information or to register call 860-963-6940. 

 

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 

A Speech Fluency Support Group will meet at the Speech and Hearing Center at UConn from 6:30-8 p.m.

A Free Parent/Child Playgroup sponsored by TEEG will be held from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Early Childhood Center at the Mary Fischer Elementary School in Thompson

The Pomfret Food Pantry located in the Pomfret Senior Center will be open from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be held at Doyle’s Drug Store in Plainfield from 4-6 p.m. 

Hispanic-American Heritage Month Celebration will be held at Quinebaug Valley Community College in Danielson from 2-4 p.m.  There will be poetry readings, dances, open mic and more.

 

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be held at the Ocean State Job Lot parking lot in Brooklyn from 4-6 p.m. 

A Noon Time Nature Walk will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Society in Pomfret Center. 

Toddler’s Trails & Tales will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Center in Pomfret Center from 930-11 a.m. 

A Strength and Balance Class for seniors will be held at the Pomfret Senior Center at 9 a.m.  For more information call 860-753-0613. 

Day Kimball Healthcare and Day Kimball Homemakers present the final Senior Dance of the year at the Putnam Elks Club from 6-9 p.m. Admission is free and all area seniors are welcome to attend.

 

Thursday, October 23, 2014 

The Town of Putnam Municipal Agent for the Elderly Bob Spagnulol will have office hours at the Putnam Town Hall from 9a-12p.  To make an appointment call the Mayor’s Office at 860-963-6800    

A NAR-ANON Family Support Meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Day Kimball Hospital RHF Conference Room #1.  For more information call 860-377-1106.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be held at the Putnam Farmer’s Market Pavilion on Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

 

Friday, October 24, 2014 

Community Café e held at the Living Faith United Methodist Church in Putnam will be open from 11:30-1p.m. Donations are accepted but not expected.

A Free Parent/Child Playgroup sponsored by TEEG will be held from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Early Childhood Center at the Mary Fischer Elementary School in Thompson.

The Town of Putnam Municipal Agent for the Elderly Theresa Guertin  will have office hours at the Putnam Town Hall from 9a-12p.  To make an appointment call the Mayor’s Office at 860-963-6800     

Fright Fest returns and will be held at 240 Tracy Road in Killingly from 6-9 p.m.  Admission is free however cat and dog food donations are appreciated and benefit Pet Pals Northeast. 

Woodstock Academy’s FRESH organization presents their 5th Annual Spaghetti Supper Fundraiser at the Woodstock Academy at 6 p.m.  Tickets are $10 per person, $5 for seniors and children 10 and under and are available by calling 860-928-6575. 

Generations Family Health Center celebrating 30 years presents a Carnival & Celebration at the Killingly High School in Dayville from 530-830 p.m. Admission is $25 per person and includes food, games, etc. For more information visit gen health dot org. 

A Fish Fry will be held at the Knights of Columbus in North Grosvenordale from 12-7 p.m.  

 

Saturday, October 25, 2014 

Fright Fest returns and will be held at 240 Tracy Road in Killingly from 6-10 p.m.  Admission is free however cat and dog food donations are appreciated and benefit Pet Pals Northeast. 

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be held at the Killingly Public Library in Danielson from 9a-12 noon.

The CT. Renaissance Faire will be held at Dodd Stadium in Norwich from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission is $17 for adults and for children ages 7-16, 6 and under are free.

 

Killingly Parks and Recreation Department presents Scarecrow Kingdom and Trick or Treat in Davis Park in Danielson from 1-2 p.m.  Bring down your old clothes and build a scarecrow.  Children 12 and under will receive a candy bag compliments of the Killingly Business Association.

 

The Putnam Business Association and the Putnam Parks and Recreation Department present The Great Pumpkin Festival in downtown Putnam beginning at 10 a.m.  Come on down for  live entertainment, vendors, children’s activities, arts and crafts, and more.  The Railroad Express departs South at 11:30 a.m. for a 45 minute excursion.  Tickets are $25 for the train and available right here at WINY, Flying Carpet Studio or online at Putnam business dot org.

A Harvest Fair & Luncheon will be held at the Putnam Congregational Church from 830-3 p.m.

A Book Signing with author Sandra Ames and her book Two Frogs on a Bike will be held at the Boxcar Museum in Putnam from 11-1230 and the Putnam Library from 1-230.

Hoops for Hunger free Basketball Clinic for boys and girls ages 8-14 will be held at the Rectory School Gymnasium from 9a-10:15 a.m.   Participants are asked to bring canned goods to benefit families in need.  For more information call Brad Seaward at 860-928-4986. 

The 1st Annual Sterling Ag Day will be held at the Sterling Ball Field on Route 14 from 1-4 p.m. Come on down for hay rides, live animals, bands, children’s activities and more. 

A Baked Ziti Supper will be held at the Moosup United Methodist Church from 430-6 p.m.   Cost is Faith based and a free will offering will be collected. 

The KHS Class of 2016 will hold a Yard Sale at the Killingly Memorial School in Danielson from 9a-1p. All proceeds benefit the Class of 2016.

Sunday, October 26, 2014 

The CT. Renaissance Faire will be held at Dodd Stadium in Norwich from 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Admission is $17 for adults and for children ages 7-16,  6 and under are free.

Fright Fest returns and will be held at 240 Tracy Road in Killingly from 6-8 p.m.  Admission is free however cat and dog food donations are appreciated and benefit Pet Pals Northeast. 

An Open House for prospective students will be held at the Woodstock Academy from 12-3 p.m.

 Killingly Parks and Recreation Department presents the 4th Annual Tricky Trail Run at Owen Bell Park in Dayville.  Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the race kicks off at 9:30 a.m.  Cost is $15 for students and $20 for adults in advance.  Race day all registrations are $25.  To register go to ARATRACE.com 

The Plainfield Lions Club will hold a Pancake Breakfast at the Plainfield Recreation/Senior Complex from 7-11 a.m. Cost is $6 for adults and $5 for children.  Proceeds benefit the Eye Screening and Eye Glass programs.