Monday, August 22, 2016

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 begins at 6:30 p.m.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers market will be held at the Riverview Marketplace, Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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

Co-Ed Adult Volleyball will be held at the Pomfret Recreation Park in Pomfret at 6:30 p.m.  Cost is $10 per person.  For more information call 860-974-2877.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers market will be held at the Early Childhood Center on Norwich Road in Plainfield from 4-6 p.m.

The Last Green Valley presents Ranger Marcy’s Acorn Adventure Roaming the Rails, Trails and Rivers of Willimantic from 10-11:30 a.m.  Meet at the parking lot on 55 Bridge Street, Willimantic.  Admission is sfree and all ages are welcome.

The Putnam Regional Interact Club Ice Cream Social will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Putnam from 6:30-7:45 p.m.  All children grades 8-12 are welcome.

A Blood Drive will be held at the Bungay Fire 1256 Route 171 in Woodstock from 1-6 p.m.  To make an appointment call 1-800-733-2767.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

An Adult Coloring Club will be held at the Putnam Public Library at 6 p.m. Coloring sheets and colors will be provided but feel free to bring your own.

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

5K Fun Runs will be held at the West Thompson Dam at 6:15 p.m. now through September 14th.  All are welcome, admission is free.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers market will be held at the Brooklyn Commons Shopping Plaza from 4-6 p.m.

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

A Celebration of the 47th Anniversary of the Woodstock Musical Festival will be held at the Pomfret Senior Center at 11:30 a.m.  Break out your tie dyes, put a flower in your hair, admission is free and all area seniors are welcome.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers market will be held at the Riverview Marketplace, Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

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

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. 

Putnam Recreation presents Free Trivia Night at Athens Pizza in Putnam.  Registration is at 7:30 p.m. and the games are from 7:30-8:45 p.m.  Proceeds benefit the Putnam Congregational Church.

Kick-Off Tackle the Trail at Sneakerama’s Fun Run, 12 Lake Ave in Worcester at 6:30 p.m.  No registration is required.  There will be adult refreshments, giveaways, raffles and more.

Guided meditation with Barbara Marston will be held at the Pomfret Senior Center at 10:30 a.m.   All area seniors are welcome to attend.

The 167th Annual Brooklyn Fair open at 4 p.m. Come on down for rides, food, games, exhibits, animals, live entertainment with Red Light at 7 p.m. and more.  Admission is $10 for adults, $6 for military with ID, children 12 and under is free.

Friday, August 26, 2016

The 167th Annual Brooklyn Fair open at 8 a.m. Come on down for rides, food, games, exhibits, animals, live entertainment with Josh Thompson at 8 p.m. and more.  Admission is $10 for adults, $6 for military with ID, children 12 and under is free. Today is senior citizens day; all seniors pay just $6.

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.

A Fish Fry will be held at the Knights of Columbus in North Grosvenordale from 12-8 p.m.

LIR’s Open House will be held from 1-3 p.m. at QVCC Auditorium in Danielson. A program entitled 1964-65 World’s Fair in NY will be presented, review fall classes and refreshments will follow. Seating is limited to the first 200 guests.

A Be Our Guest Dinner will be held at United Methodist Church in Danielson.  Doorps open at 4 p.m. and dinner is served at 5 p.m.  all are welcome.

The Theater of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “The Dresser” at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $19 for adults and $15 for students and seniors.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at bradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash ticket sales available at the Bradley Box Office prior to each show time.

Saturday, August 27, 2016

The Theater of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “The Dresser” at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $19 for adults and $15 for students and seniors.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at bradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash ticket sales available at the Bradley Box Office prior to each show time.

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

Tri State Cruisers presents Saturday Night Crusin’ at Loos & Company in Pomfret from 3 p.m.- dark.  Admission is free and all are welcome to attend

The 4th Annual Jolly John’s “Keep You Truckin” Fundraiser will be held at Jolly Johns Mill, 380 North Main Street in Moosup from 6-11 p.m.  Tickets are $50 per person and include food, musical entertainment with “The Village”, live auction, Comedy with Charlie Hayden and more.  For tickets call 860-228-2886 ext 150.

A Bus Trip to Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island will be held.  Depart from the Danielson VFW at 8 a.m. and return at 7 p.m.  cost is $65 per person and includes bus, ferries and museums.  For tickets and info call Norm’s Trips at 860-564-6999.

The FEED The Need Soup Kitchen will be held at St Albans Church in Danielson from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.  All those in need of a lunchtime meal are welcome.

The 167th Annual Brooklyn Fair open at 8 a.m. Come on down for rides, food, games, exhibits, animals, live entertainment with Lonestar at 8 p.m. and more.  Admission is $10 for adults, $6 for military with ID, children 12 and under is free.

Wild Grannys RC 1st Annual Penny’s Run will be held. Registration is from 10a-12 p.m. beginning a Eagle Riders in Southbridge and ending at the Knights of Columbus in North Grosvenordale.  Cost is $20 per rider and includes the ride and dinner following.  Proceeds benefit Penny’s Fund.

A Book Sale will be held at the Killingly Public Library from 9a-1p

Sunday, August 28, 2016

The 16th Annual Brooklyn Fair 5K Road Race will be held at the Brooklyn Fairgrounds beginning at 8 a.m.  Entry fee is $18.  For more information visit our website winyradio.com

The 167th Annual Brooklyn Fair open at 8 a.m. Come on down for rides, food, games, exhibits, animals, live entertainment with The Jay Dempsey Band at 1 p.m. and  3 p.m. and more.  Admission is $10 for adults, $6 for military with ID, children 12 and under is free.

The Northeastern CT Art Guild Opening Reception for the art show entitled “Inspiring Images” will be held at the Center, 218 Day Road in Pomfret Center from 2-4 p.m.

The Theater of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “The Dresser” at 2 p.m. Tickets are $19 for adults and $15 for students and seniors.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at bradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash ticket sales available at the Bradley Box Office prior to each show time.

“Jess and Betty Hockla” will perform at Frog Rock Rest Stop, Route 44 in Eastford from 1-3 p.m.