Monday, October 15, 2018

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 Northeast Connecticut Famer’s Market opens at the Riverview Marketplace Pavilion on Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

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

A Bird Walk will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Society, 218 Day Road, Pomfret Center at 8am.  Cost is $5 for members or $10 for non-members.  Bring binoculars and drab clothing.

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

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

The Northeast Connecticut Famer’s Market will be open at the Early Childhood center, 651 Norwich Road in Plainfield from 4-6 p.m.

Registration for Webster Dudley Giving Tree will be held 9-11 a.m. at Food Share located at the back of United Church of Christ in Webster or from 6-8 p.m. in the church office. You must bring proof of a child 12 years or younger lives with to sign up.  First come, first served.

A Baby Sensory Class for 0-13 months will be held at Westview Nursing Care and Rehabilitation, 150 Ware Road in Dayville from 9:30-10:30 a.m.  Cost is $20 per session. To register call 860-774-8574 ext 183.

Free Child Developmental Screenings for children 3 and 4 years of age and are Putnam residents will be held at the Putnam Family Resource Center. For more information and to schedule and appointment call 860-963-6940.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The Northeast Early Childhood Council presents a program entitled “Trauma to Triumph, understand trauma and the influence it has on a child’s behavior” at the Putnam Elementary School/Family Resource Center from 530-7:30 p.m.  Dinner served at 5:30 p.m.  Cost is $20 for the complete series. To register or more information call the Putnam Family Resource Center at 860-963-6940.

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.

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.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be open at Brooklyn Commons Shopping Plaza, Route 6 in Brooklyn from 4-6 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.

Thursday, October 18, 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 Northeast Connecticut Famer’s Market opens at the Riverview Marketplace Pavilion on Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

Registration for Webster Dudley Giving Tree will be held 9-11 a.m. at Food Share located at the back of United Church of Christ in Webster. You must bring proof of a child 12 years old or younger lives with to sign up.  First come, first served.

A Parenting Program will be held at Creation Church in Thompson every Thursday for 8 weeks at 6:30 p.m.  To register, visit creationchurch.org or call 860-923-9979.

A Community Open House will be held at Ellis Technical High School, Upper Maple Street in Danielson from 5:30-7 p.m.   Come in for tours and displays and learn about the what the school offers.

A Program entitled “Toddler School Readiness” will be held at Westview Nursing Care and Rehabilitation, 150 Ware Road in Dayville from 9:30-10:30 a.m.  Cost is $20 per session.  For more information or to register call 860-774-8574 ext 183

An Art Opening Reception for the Eastern Connecticut State University Art Faculty Show will be held at QVCC Spirol Gallery in Danielson at 5 p.m.

Friday, October 19, 2018

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. 

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

Putnam High School Homecoming Weekend will be held. There will be Volleyball games, Football games, Soccer games and more.  There will be hotdogs and drinks and chips. For more information email stmartina@putnam.k12.ct.us

Teen Weekend for teens ages 13-17 will be held at the Windham-Tolland 4-H Camp, 326 Taft Pond Rd. in Pomfret from 530 p.m. tonight through Sunday at 9 a.m.  There will be food, games, crafts, leadership skills and fun.  Bring your own pumpkin to carve. Cost is $50.  For more information call 860-974-3379.

The Killingly High School Music Department presents “Disney Cabaret” at 5 p.m. and at 7 p.m. at the Killingly High School. There will be Disney music perfor4med by KHS Concert and Chamber Choirs as well as soloists as well as delicious food. Tickets are $15 at the door.   All money benefit the KHS Music Students.

A Free Family Concert featuring “The Kempsters”, a vintage Gospel Band will be held at Calvary Chapel in Canterbury, Westminster Road at 7 p.m.  For more information call Jen at 860-779-3999.

Tri-State Christian Movie Ministry presents “Nikki and the Perfect Stranger” at the QVCC Auditorium in Danielson at 7 p.m.   Admission is free.

Saturday, October 20, 2018

The Northeast Connecticut Famer’s Market opens at the Killingly Library, Westcott Road in Danielson from 9a-12 p.m.

A full cooked-to-order breakfast will be held at the Danielson VFW from 8a-12 noon.

Pomfret/Eastford Little League presents “Nick’s Nightmare” at the Pomfret Little League Field from 6:30-9:30 p.m.  Tickets are $7, children 10 and under are free and include a haunted hayride, creepy corn maze, house of clowns and more. All proceeds benefit the Pomfret/Eastford Little League.

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

The Great Pumpkin Festival will be held in downtown Putnam from 10a-3:30 p.m.

There will arts, & crafts, scarecrow displays, face painting, juggling, special pumpkin menus, food vendors and more.   For a complete schedule of events visit our website winyradio.com

Putnam Public Library will have Pumpkin Festival events.  Come on down for a bouncy house from 10-3, Daisy Doodles the Clown from 11-3, Book Sale, crafts, Greta the Great Pyrenees Therapy Dog and more.

A Harvest Fair & Luncheon will be held at the Congregational Church of Putnam during the Pumpkin Festival. The fair from be from 8:30-3 and the luncheon will be from 11:30-2.  there will jewelry, crafts, bake sale, and more.

Brooklyn PTO presents a Color Run at the Brooklyn School.  Opening Ceremonies is at 1 p.m. and the runs begin at 1:30 for grades pre-k-1, 2:15 p.m. grades 2-4 and 32:00 p.m. grades 5+.  For more information visit brooklynschools.myfunrun.com

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 at 860-974-0256.  No tickets will be available at the door.

A program on End of Life Planning will be held at the United Church of Christ in Webster from 11a-2 p.m.

Walktober Rapoport/Spalding Preserve Walk will be held from 10-11:30 a.m. beginning on Calkins Road in Woodstock. Leashed dogs are welcome.

A Chicken BBQ and Pig Roast will be held at the Community Fire Department 862 Riverside Drive in North Grosvenordale from 4:30-7 p.m.  Cost is $15.

A Harvest Dinner will be held at Hampton Congregational Church, Main Street in Hampton from 5-7 p.m.  Tickets are $11 for adults and $5 for children and available by calling 860-455-9677.

Sterling Farm Day will be held at the Sterling Town Hall Gym, Plainfield Pike in Sterling from 11a-3 p.m.  Come on down for live animals, honey and beekeeping demo, contests, antiques and more.  Admission is free.

The QVCC Foundation Tackle the Trail will be held beginning at the Airline Trail in Pomfret and ends in Willimantic at 9 a.m.  Cost is $100 per runner and $200 for a team of 5 or less.  For more information call Monique Wolanin at 860-932-4174.

Sunday, October 21, 2018

An Autumn Breakfast will be held at St. Joseph School in North Grosvenordale from 8:30-11:30 a.m.

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

Open House will be held at Woodstock Academy from 1-3:30 p.m.  Come learn about the programs, meet the staff and more. Please register at woodstockacademy.org