Monday, April 17, 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. 

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The Wyndham Land Trust will be at the “Every Day Earth Day Fair” at QVCC in Danielson beginning at 11 a.m.

“Community Speaks Out”, a panel discussion about Opiate Addiction in our communities will be held at Ellis Tech in Danielson from 6-8 p.m.  Light refreshments will be served.  All are welcome to attend.

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

The Woodstock Senior Exercise Group will meet from 9-10 a.m. in the Woodstock Town Hall lower level meeting room.  Admission is free for all Woodstock seniors 60 years and up.  For more information or to sign up call Joan at 860-974-1050

Toddler Trails and Tales will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Center in Pomfret Center at 12:45 p.m.  Cost is $5 members and $7 for non-members.

The “Every Day is Earth Day” Environmental Fair will be held from 6-9 a.m. at WINY Radio with the “On The Air Water Fair”.  Pick up free water collection bottles at the station to have your well water tested by professionals. Then from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. head to Quinebaug Valley Community College in Danielson for art displays, student performances, guest speakers, and dozens of earth-friendly vendors and water experts. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Mobile Food Pantry will be held at the Central Assembly of God in Wauregan. 

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

A Noon Time Nature Walk will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Society Center, 218 Day Road in Pomfret at 12 noon.  Free to members and $3 for non-members.

The Concert Choir of Northeastern Connecticut rehearsal for their Spring Concert will be held from 7-9 p.m. every Wednesday Night. For more information call 860-821-0082.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

The Enchantment Under the Sea “Senior Prom” will be held at Matulaitis Nursing Home in Putnam from 2-4 p.m.  Come enjoy an afternoon of music and light refreshments.  Floral or tropical beach themed attire strongly encouraged.  Area seniors are welcome to attend.  Transportation is available at the DMV Parking Lot in Putnam at 1 p.m. returning at 4:30 p.m. and at the Thompson Public Library at 1:30 p.m. and returning at 4:15 p.m.

Dr. Kirby Stafford will speak about Gypsy Moths at the Sterling Town Hall from 6:30-8 p.m.  To RSVP call 860-564-2904.  Admission is free.

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. 

Killingly High School Project Safe Graduation will hold a Celebrity Bartender Night at the Crossings Restaurant and Brew Pub from 5-9 p.m. 

Friday, April 21, 2017

Tri-State Christian Movie Ministry presents “He Knows My Name” at the QVCC Auditorium in Danielson at 7 p.m.  Admission is free and all are welcome to attend.

Stonecroft Women’s Connection presents a program entitled “Everything’s Comin’ Up Roses” and brunch at the Inn at Woodstock Hill from 9:30-11:30 a.m.  Cost is $12.  to make reservations call Helen at 860-774-5092.

A Program entitled “Are You A Citizen Scientist” presented by The Last Green Valley’s Education Outreach Assistant Liz Ellsworth will be held at the Eastford Town building at 7 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.

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.

The Theater of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Buddy”, the Buddy Holly Story at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for student and seniors.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at thebradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash ticket sales available at the Bradley Box Office prior to the show.

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 Dan Candell’s Comedy Hypnosis show will be at the Woodstock Academy at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $10 and available at the door. Proceeds benefit the Woodstock Academy Freshman Class Fundraiser.

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Jog with Judy 5K Training Program with American Cross Country runner, Melissa Amlaw will be held at the American Legion hall in Woodstock from 10-11:30 a.m.  Cost is $5 per person or $8 per family for the entire 8 week program.

A Spring Fair will be held at the Ashford Senior Center from 9a-2p.

The Windham-Tolland 4-H Camp Camper Scamper 5K race/Walk and 1 mile kid run will be held at the 4-H Camp Lodge, 326 Taft Pond Road, Pomfret.  Registration is at 8 a.m. and the race begins at 10 a.m.   Cost is $30.00.

Open House will be held at the Windham Tolland 4-H Camp, 326 Taft Pond Road in Pomfret from 12-4 p.m.  Take a tour, register and meet the staff.

Plainfield High School Theater presents Mary Poppins Character Breakfast from 8-10 a.m. at the Plainfield High School Cafeteria.  Cost is $5 per person.

Shred Day will be held at the Coreplus Credit Union in Waterford from 9a-12 p.m. Stop in the lobby to register to win a free personal shredder.

The Woman’s Board of Day Kimball Hospital Spring Luncheon will be held at the Raceway Restaurant at 11:30 a.m.  Cost is $28 per adult and $16 per child. For more information call 860-377-9824.

The Theater of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Buddy”, the Buddy Holly Story at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for student and seniors.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at thebradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash ticket sales available at the Bradley Box Office prior to the show.

A Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner will be held at the Plainfield VFW from 5-6:30 p.m. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children under 10.  Eat in or take-out available.

Pet Pals Northeast presents a Low Cost Rabies vaccination Clinic at the Quinebaug Valley Veterinary Hospital; Route 12 on the Danielson/Plainfield town line from 2-4 p.m.Cost is $12 CASH per animal.  All animals must be on a leash or in a secured carrier.  For more information contact Pet Pals at 860-317-1720.

Earth Day Clean up of the Putnam Nature Trail at Murphy Park will be held at 10 a.m.  Community members are welcome to volunteer.  Food and refreshments will be served.

An Indoor Yard Sale will be held at Sacred Heart Church in Wauregan from 8a-1p.

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Open House will be held at the Windham Tolland 4-H Camp, 326 Taft Pond Road in Pomfret from 2-4 p.m.  Take a tour, register and meet the staff.

The Last Green Valley presents Ranger Marcy’s Acorn Adventure from 1-2:30 p.m.. Meet and Park at Lake Siog Park, Pond Bridge Road in Holland, Mass for a Salamander Story.  Admission is free and all ages are welcome.

The Theater of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Buddy”, the Buddy Holly Story at 2 p.m.  Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for student and seniors.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at thebradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash ticket sales available at the Bradley Box Office prior to the show.

A Spring/Summer Clothing Swap for adults and children will be held at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Danielson from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m.  All are welcome.