Monday, October 16, 2017

Daily Bread Food Pantry will be open from 12:00-1:30 p.m. 

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

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

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

The Breakfast Club will meet at the Killingly Public Library in Danielson from 8:30-9:30 a.m.  For more information or to register call 860-779-5383.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmer’s Market will be held at the Putnam Riverview Marketplace Pavilion, 18 Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

An Expressive Arts Workshop Series will be held from 10-11 a.m. at the Killingly Public Library in Danielson.  Registration is required and can be made by calling 860-779-5383.

 

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The Northeast Connecticut Farmer’s Market will be held at the Early Childhood Center, Route 12 in Plainfield from 4-6 p.m.

Free lunch will be provided to area seniors at the Pomfret Community/Senior Center from 11:30-12:30p.m.  Donations accepted.

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

Family Story Time for ages 3-7 will be held at the Putnam Public Library at 4:30 p.m.  To register call 860-963-6826.

A Brown Bag Lunch Grief Support Group will meet at the United Church of Christ in Webster from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The Northeast Connecticut Farmer’s Market will be held at the Brooklyn Commons Shopping Center, Route 6 in Brooklyn from 4-6 p.m.

Free lunch will be provided to area seniors at the Pomfret Community/Senior Center from 11:30-12:30p.m.  A program entitled Keeping Elderly Pets will follow.  All area seniors are welcome

The Adult Coloring Club will meet at the Killingly Public Library in Danielson from 1:30-2:30 p.m.  To register call 860-779-5383.

The Mobile Food Pantry will be at the Central Assembly of God in Wauregan from 11a-12 p.m.

 

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Free lunch will be provided to area seniors at the Pomfret Community/Senior Center from 11:30-12:30p.m.  Donations accepted.

The Town of Putnam Municipal Agent for the Elderly 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.

NAR-ANON Family Support Meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Day Kimball Hospital RHF Conference Room #1. 

The Northeast Connecticut Farmer’s Market will be held at the Putnam Riverview Marketplace Pavilion, 18 Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

Pre-School Story Time for ages 3-5 will be held at the Putnam Public Library at 11 a.m.  To register call 860-963-6826.

Friends of the Killingly Public Library presents a program entitled “Ghosts In Connecticut” at the Killingly Library in Danielson from 6-8 p.m.  To register call 860-779-5383.

 

Friday, October 20, 2017

Rotary Roses that were orders through Gary or Karen Osbrey can be picked up at WINY Radio, 45 Pomfret Street in Putnam after 10 a.m. today.

Brooklyn Parks & Recreation presents “Spooky Nights” at the Brooklyn Fairgrounds.  Boarding times are 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.m 7:45 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.  Cost is $10 per person and includes all attractions and bonfire area.    General admission to the bonfire area only is just $5 and available at the gate only.   Tickets are available right here at WINY, Danielson Surplus, The Courthouse Bar & Grille and the Brooklyn Parks and Rec office.   Tickets will be available at the gate for ride times that have anything available.

The Dueling Pianos will perform at the Black Dog Bar & Grille from 9 p.m.-midnight.  Admission is free. 

The Tri-State Christian Movie Ministry presents the free showing of Polycarp at QVCC in Danielson at 7 p.m.  Admission is free and all are welcome to attend.

Northeast Cancer Crusaders presents Autumn Nights, a nightclub night at the Mansion at Bald Hill from 7-11 p.m.  Tickets are $45 per person and include food, music, raffles and more.  For more information call 860-774-5802.  Proceeds benefits Day Kimball Hospital Oncology.

A Roast Turkey Dinner will be held at St. Augustine’s Church in Canterbury from 430-7 p.m.  Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children 10 and under and are available at the door.

Teen Weekend will be held at Windham-Tolland 4-H Camp in Pomfret beginning at 5:30 p.m. and ending Sunday at 9 a.m.  Cost is $50 per child aged 13-17 and includes food, games, crafts, leadership skills and fun.  Please bring your own pumpkin to carve.  To register call 860-974-3379.

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.

Bingo will be held at the St. Joseph Hall in Webster Mass.  Doors open at 5 p.m. and the game start at 6:45 p.m.

Community Café will be held at the Living Faith United Methodist Church in Putnam from 11:30am-12:45 pm.  Donations are accepted, but are not expected.

The Theater of Northeaster Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Death By Fatal Murder” at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $16 for senior and students.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at thebradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash ticket sales available at the Bradley Box Office prior to show time.

Tina’s Tiny Tots for ages 0-3 will be held at the Putnam Public Library at 11 a.m.  All are welcome.

 

Saturday, October 21, 2017

The Great Pumpkin Festival,  a family-friendly outdoor festival featuring The Official Great Pumpkin, Arts and Crafts, Train Excursion which leaves Union Station at 11:30 a.m., live music, activities for the kids, special pumpkin menus and more will be held in downtown Putnam from 10a-3:30 p.m.

Swim With the Pumpkins will be held at the Hale YMCA in Putnam from 4-7 p.m.  Swim and splash in the warm water pool with hundreds of inflatable pumpkins.  Pre-registration is required and can be made by calling 860-315-9622.

A Harvest Fair & Luncheon will be held at the Congregational Church of Putnam from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.    Lunch is from 11:30-1:30 p.m. and cost just $10 and includes chili or soup, sandwich, dessert and beverage.

Children’s Activities will be held at the Putnam Public Library from 10a-3p during the Great Pumpkin Fest.  There will be a bouncy house, clown crafts and more.

Brooklyn Parks & Recreation presents “Spooky Nights” at the Brooklyn Fairgrounds.  Boarding times are 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.m 7:45 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.  Cost is $10 per person and includes all attractions and bonfire area.    General admission to the bonfire area only is just $5 and available at the gate only.   Tickets are available right here at WINY, Danielson Surplus, The Courthouse Bar & Grille and the Brooklyn Parks and Rec office.   Tickets will be available at the gate for ride times that have anything available.

The Theater of Northeaster Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Death By Fatal Murder” at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $16 for senior and students.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at thebradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash ticket sales available at the Bradley Box Office prior to show time

Music on the Patio presents Betsy L from 7-10 p.m. at Valley Springs Sportsmans Club in North Grosvenordale.  The kitchen and bar will be open, and s’mores kits will be available to purchase to roast over the fire pit. For more information call 860-923-2121.

Nick’s Nightmare will be held at the Pomfret Little League Field, Route 97 in Pomfret from 6:30-9:30 p.m.  There will be a haunted hayride, house of clowns, creepy corn maze and more.  Admission is $7, children 10 and under is free.  Proceeds benefit the Pomfret/Eastford Little League.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be open from 9a-12 p.m. at the Killingly Public Library, Westcott Road in Danielson

A Full Cooked-To-Order Breakfast menu is available from 8a-12 noon at the Danielson VFW in Danielson.

A Harvest Dinner will be held at the Hampton Congregational Church from 5-7 p.m.  Tickets are $11 for adults and $5 for children and are available at the door.

The QVCC Foundation Tackle the Trail will begin at the Pomfret Airline Trail and end in Willimantic.  Race begins at 9 a.m. all followed by a party at the Willimantic Elks. Cost is $100 per runner.  For more information call Monique Wolanin at 860-932-4174.

An All You Can Eat Steak Supper will be held at the Eastford Firehouse at 6:30 p.m.  Cost is $20 per person.  For tickets call John Paquin at 860-974-0256.

A New England BBQ will be held AT Community Fire Department in North Grosvenordale from 430-7 p.m.   Tickets are $15 for adults and $9 for children 7 and under and include all you can eat chicken and pig and all the fixings.   Tickets available at the door.

Pet Pals will hold a Low Cost Rabies Vaccine Clinic at Quinebaug Valley Veterinary Hospital on the Danielson/Plainfield line from 2-3 p.m.  Cost is $12 cash per animal.  All animals must be on a leash or in a secured carrier.  For more information call Pet Pals at 860-317-1720.

A Benefit Coffeehouse Concert featuring the Deb Hopkins Duo and Adele & Company at 7p.m. at the Central Village Congregational Church. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12 and available at the door. Proceeds to benefit Project PIN Food Bank.

A Walktober Walk will be held at the Windham-Tolland 4-H Camp in Pomfret from 1-2:30 p.m.  Children and adults will be encouraged to gather items along the hike to make a framed collage to take home at the end.

A Roast Pork Dinner will be held at Westfield Congregational Church in Danielson from 4:30-6:30 p.m.  Cost is $12 for adults and $8 for children ages 10 and under.  Eat in or take out available.

A Benefit for Chico Figueroa’s Funeral Expenses will be held at the Putnam Elks from 4-9 p.m.  Tickets are  $15 per person and $25 per couple and available by calling 860-942-9034 or at Savage Systems in Putnam.

An All-You-Can-Eat Steak Dinner will be hosted at the American Legion Post 67 from 5-7pm.  Tickets are $18 and available at the Legion or by contacting Waldo at 860-428-1768.

 

Sunday, October 22, 2017

The Theater of Northeaster Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Death By Fatal Murder” at 2 p.m.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $16 for senior and students.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at thebradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash ticket sales available at the Bradley Box Office prior to show time.

An Open House will be held at Woodstock Academy from 1:45 p.m.-4:30 p.m.  Meet students, faculty and administrators to learn more about life at the Academy.  There will be tours, activities fair and course previews.  Register at woodstockacademy.org/futurecentaurs