Monday, April 16, 2018

A workshop entitled “Building Your Business Plan” will be held at QVCC in Danielson from 6-8 p.m. Cost is $99 for the workshops. For more information and to register call 860-932-4005.

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. 

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

The Quiet Corner Chapter of the New England Mountain Bike Association presents “Mellow Mondays” bike ride at Goodwin State Forest in Hampton at 6 p.m.  Groups will be determined according to ability and pace.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

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 children ages 3-7 will be held at the Putnam Public Library.  For more information, availability and registration call 860-963-6826.

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 children ages 3-7 will be held at the Putnam Public Library.  For more information, availability and registration call 860-963-6826.

Toddler Trails and Tales will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Center in Pomfret Center from 1-2:15 p.m. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Animal Experieces with Dave will be held at the Sterling Public Library at 10 a.m. Come and meet a snake, chinchilla, tree frog, bunny, lizards, an alligator and more.  Sign up is required and can be done by calling 860-564-2692.

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

The Danielson American Job Center presents a workshop entitled “Email Skills for Jobseekers” from 9a-12p at the center, 562 Westcott Road in Danielson.  Advance registration is encouraged and can be done by calling 860-774-4077.

The Danielson American Job Center presents a workshop entitled “Confidence Makeover: Rebound & Recover” from 9a-2 p.m. at the center, 562 Westcott Road in Danielson.  Advance registration is encouraged and can be done by calling 860-774-4077.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

The Danielson American Job Center presents a workshop entitled “Email Skills for Jobseekers” from 9a-12p at the center, 562 Westcott Road in Danielson.  Advance registration is encouraged and can be done by calling 860-774-4077.

The Danielson American Job Center presents a workshop entitled “Employability Skills for Ex-Offenders” from 1-4 p.m. at the center, 562 Westcott Road in Danielson.  Advance registration is encouraged and can be done by calling 860-774-4077.

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

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

Rehearsal for the Concert Choir Spring Concert will be held at Christ Church in Pomfret. Registration is at 6:30 p.m. and rehearsal is from 7-9 p.m.  All are welcome, no try-outs required.  Dues are $50 and include music.  For more information call 860-821-0082

Chair Yoga will be held at the Pomfret Senior Center at 9 a.m. Admission is free however donations are accepted.  Call TEEG at 860-923-3458 for more information.

Hospice & Palliative Care of Northeastern Connecticut Adult Bereavement Group will meet at St. Mary’s Parish in Putnam from 5-6:15 p.m. To register call 860-928-0422 ext 213.

Thursday, April 19, 2018

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.

The Danielson American Job Center presents a workshop entitled “Ticket to Work Orientation” from 10-11 a.m. at the center, 562 Westcott Road in Danielson.  Advance registration is encouraged and can be done by calling 860-774-4077.

The Disabled American Veteran’s Chapter 53 will meet at Quinebaug Valley Community College in Danielson at 6 p.m.  New members are always welcome.

Putnam Family Resource and Putnam Recreation presents Family Movies at the Putnam Middle School.   “Ferdinand at 11 a.m. and Coco at 1 p.m.  Children must be accompanied by an adult. Admission is free.

Friday, April 20, 2018

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.

Pitch/Setback Group, cards for fun will be held at the Quinebaug Valley Senior Center in Brooklyn from 1-4 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. 

Tri-State Christian Movie Ministry presents the free screening of “Until Forever” at 7 p.m. at the QVCC Auditorium in Danielson.

 

The Theater of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Rock of Ages” at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for students and seniors.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at bradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash tickets available prior to each show time at the Bradley Box office.

A Tie Dye program will be held at the Putnam Congregational Church in Putnam from 1-4 p.m.  No registration is required. Please bring 1 item that they would like to tie dye.  All ages are welcome.

Saturday, April 21, 2018

The Theater of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Rock of Ages” at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for students and seniors.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at bradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash tickets available prior to each show time at the Bradley Box office.

An All You Can Eat Steak Supper will be held at the Eastford Firehouse at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 and available by calling John at 860-974-0256.  No tickets will be sold at the door.

Healthy Kids Day will be held at  the Hale YMCA, 9 Technology Drive in Putnam from 2-5 p.m. There will be a bounce house, water safety demo, martial arts demo, chair massages, healthy snacks, vision screenings and more.  Admission is free and all are welcome.

The 7th Annual “A Taste for NOW” will be held at Quinebaug Valley Community College in Danielson from 6-10 p.m.  Tickets are $60 per person and includes food, beer, wine and vodka samples.  Tickets are available at Chase Graphics, Friendly Spirits, Putnam Bank, WINY Radio or online at nowinmotion.org

Pet Pals Northeast will hold a Low Cost Rabies Vaccine Clinic at Quinebaug Valley Veterinary Hospital on the Danielson/Plainfield line.  Cost is $12 per animal. All animals must be on a leash or in a secured carrier.  If available bring prior proof of vaccines. For more information call Pet Pals at 860-317-1720.

The 10th Annual Daffodil Tea will be held at the United Church of Christ in Webster, Mass beginning at 12:30 p.m.  Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children 9 and under and are available at the church.  Enjoy English high tea in an English garden ambiance.

A Children’s Craft event called “Bugs in Bloom” will be held at the Aldrich Free Public Library in Moosup from 10-11 a.m. To RSVP call 860-564-8760.

A Pot Roast Dinner will be held at Westfield Congregational Church in Danielson from 430-630 p.m.  Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for children 10 and under and are available at the sunshine shop or at the door.  Take out is available.

Greater Putnam Interfaith Council will take part in Earth Day by cleaning the empty lot behind Dunkin Donuts on Kennedy Drive in Putnam If you would like to volunteer call Lynn at 860-455-8144. This clean up is funded in part by The Last Green Valley.

French River Clean Up will be held.  Registration, coffee & donuts will be held from 7:30-8 a.m. at Valley Springs Sportsmen’s Club in North Grosvenordale.  Clean Up will be held from 8a-12p.m. followed by lunch at Valley Springs.  For more information call Norma at 860-208-7196.

A Roast Beef Dinner will be held at the West Thompson Fire Department 248 West Thompson Road in North Grosvenordale.  Tickets are $15 per person, children 8 and under are free. Tickets are available at the door.   Take out is available.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

The Theater of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Rock of Ages” at 2 p.m.  Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for students and seniors.  Charge by phone at 860-928-7887 or online at bradleyplayhouse.org.  Cash tickets available prior to each show time at the Bradley Box office.

A Wood Works Fair will be held at Whitewater Park, 28 Bridge Street in Willimantic from 10a-4p.m.  Come down for craft fair, local artisans & vendors, chainsaw carvings, food trucks and more.  Admission is free. Proceeds benefit the 325 Trees/Shrubs Project.

A Bibbity Boppity themed Breakfast will be held at the American Legion in North Grosvenordale from 7:30-10:30 a.m. Cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children. Proceeds benefit Relay for Life.