Monday, February 18, 2019

The Pomfret Food Pantry located in the Pomfret Senior Center will be open from 5:30pm-6:30pm.  Open to Pomfret residents and veterans of any area town.

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. 

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

Pokeno will be held at the Quinebaug Valley Senior Center in Brooklyn from 1-4 p.m. All area seniors are invited

An Exercise Group will be held at the Putnam Congregational Church in Putnam at 9 a.m.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The Pomfret Food Pantry located in the Pomfret Senior Center will be open from 11:30am-12:30pm.  Open to Pomfret residents and veterans of any area town.  

Tai Chi will be held at the Pomfret Senior center at 9 a.m.

Fitness Over 50 will be held at the Quinebaug Valley Senior Center in Brooklyn from 9-10 a.m. All area seniors are invited

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

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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.

Chair Yoga will be held at the Pomfret Senior Center at 9 a.m. Admission is free however donations are accepted.  

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

An Exercise Group will be held at the Putnam Congregational Church in Putnam at 12 noon.

Fellowship and God will be held at the Putnam Congregational Church in Putnam from 7:30-8:30 a.m.

A Noon Time Nature Walk will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Society, 218 Day road in Pomfret Center. Cost is free for members or $3 for non-members

Thompson Business Association presents Wind Down Wednesday at the Faraway Café from 5-7 p.m.  Come meet other business owners, network and enjoy free samples of The Faraway Café’s delicious refreshments.  RSVP by calling Bob at 860-928-7723.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

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

Fitness Over 50 will be held at the Quinebaug Valley Senior Center in Brooklyn from 9-10 a.m. All area seniors are invited

An Exercise Group will be held at the Putnam Congregational Church in Putnam at 9 a.m

Gilman & Valade 100th Anniversary Open House will be held at Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main Street North Grosvenordale from 3-7 p.m.  Come meet President Abraham Lincoln who will be greeting guests and speaking about his final days as President and view a replica of the casket he was buried in.

Friday, February 22, 2019

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

The Theatre of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “The Last Romance” at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $16 for students 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 each show time.

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.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

The Theatre of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “The Last Romance” at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $16 for students 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 each show time.

Funny 4 Funds Comedy Fundraiser featuring New England’s best comedians to benefit Killingly High School Project Graduation 2019 will be held at the Danielson Elks. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.   Bring your own snacks, cash bar available. Tickets are $20 per person and available by calling Holly Blade at 860-710-1634.

Wee Wander with Wyndham Land Trust at the Lyon Preserve in Pomfret will be held from 10:30-11:30 a.m.  Come experience nature and maybe even see an eagle or a hawk.  Snacks are provided.

The Annual Empty Bowls Supper will be held at the Pomfret School Main House Dining Hall from 5-7 p.m. Entrance fee is $5 and bowls are $5-$15 and are handmade by students.  Cash only please.  Proceeds benefit local food pantries.  Pomfret School Theater presents Chicago at 7 p.m. in the Hard Auditorium and everyone is welcome, admission is free.

Home-Made Soups to Go and Bake Sale will be held at the Oneco United Methodist Church, 1128 Plainfield Pike from 10a-2 p.m.

The Putnam Lions is looking for new members.  You are invited to learn more about what the Lions and what they do from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Crossings Restaurant in downtown Putnam.  All ages 18 and up are welcome.

The Woodstock Board of Education will hold a community school budget forum from 10-11:30 a.m./ at the Woodstock Middle School Cafeteria.

Sunday, February 24, 2019

The Theatre of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “The Last Romance” at 2 p.m.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $16 for students 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 each show time.

Northeast Opportunities for Wellness Free Youth Baseball Clinic for ages 7-13 will be held at the Tourtellotte Memorial High School in Thompson. Check-in and registration is at 12:30 p.m. and the clinic is from 1-3 p.m.  Please bring a water bottle and arrive wearing gym clothes & sneakers. Gloves are encouraged but not required.  To register visit now in motion dot org.

The ECSU/NECONN Indoor Soccer Clinic for ages 5-13 will be held at the Putnam Middle/Elementary School Gymnasium from 1-2 or 2-3 p.m.  Cost is $65. To register visit neconn.org

A Christian Healing Service will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church in Brooklyn at 2 p.m.   All are welcome.

Music at Rectory Benefit Concert featuring teachers, alumni and special guests will be held at the Tang Performing Arts Center at Rectory School in Pomfret at 2 p.m.  Tickets are $15 and available at the door.  Proceeds benefit the  MARS program.

The WINY Wedding will be held Raceway Restaurant in Thompson.  Doors open at 12 noon.   Come see local vendors from florists, cakes, wedding attire, and more to help you plan your specials day. Prizes will be given out throughout the day. You could win a free 7 day honeymoon cruise courtesy of Horizon Travel and Norwegian Cruise Line.  Leave from to New York to Florida and the Bahamas. Visit a theme park, the Kennedy Space Center and the Norwegian Cruise lines private island Great Stirrup Cay.    Admission is free but you must register in advance by calling 860-928-1350.