Monday, April 25, 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.

Sam Ducharme, local resident who hiked the Appalachian will be at the Thompson Public Library sharing his adventures at 630 p.m. All are welcome to listen.

The Town of Putnam will have Brush/Tree Limb Pick Up this Monday through Friday.  Residents should place brush out the same day as your curbside pickup.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

The Woodstock Senior Exercise Group will meet at the Woodstock Town Hall from 9-10 a.m.  Free for all Woodstock Seniors ages 60 and up.

Free lunch will be provided to area seniors at the Pomfret Community/Senior Center from 11:30-12:30p.m.  Donations accepted.  The program will feature Anne Miller on her travels to Ireland.

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 RSVP Veterans Coffeehouse will be open from 9a-12 noon at the Killingly Community Center.  All area Veterans are welcome to attend.

The Quiet Corner Caregiver’s Support Service will meet at Saint Phillip’s Church in Putnam beginning at 6:30 p.m.  Admission is free all are welcome.

The Regional Human Services Coordinating Council will meet at 10 a.m. at the Northeastern Connecticut Council of Governments, 125 Putnam Pike in Dayville. To RSVP call Hoween Flexer at 860-774-1253.

The Town of Putnam will have Brush/Tree Limb Pick Up this Monday through Friday.  Residents should place brush out the same day as your curbside pickup.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

The Town of Putnam will have Brush/Tree Limb Pick Up this Monday through Friday.  Residents should place brush out the same day as your curbside pickup.

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.  Donations accepted.

Day Kimball Healthcare presents a Free Parenting Series entitled Circle of Security at Goodyear Early Childhood Center in Rogers from 6-7:30 p.m.  Dinner, series and child care provided free.  To register call Nurturing Families at 860-928-6541 x7109.

TEEG Parents Empowered present a program entitled “Anger Aside-Directing Emotional Energy Effectively” from 530-730 pm at TEEG.  To register call Chelsea at 860-923-3458.

Day Kimball Homemakers presents a Senior Dance at the Putnam Lodge of Elks from 6-9 p.m. All area seniors are welcome.

The Plainfield Histsorical Society will meet at 7 p.m. at thee Senior Recreation Building in Plainfield.  The program will be entitled “the Not So Good Life of the Colonial Goodwife”  all are welcome to attend.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

A free performance of Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” presented by a group of local home schooled youth will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Days saints in Ashford at 7 p.m. All are welcome.

The Town of Putnam will have Brush/Tree Limb Pick Up this Monday through Friday.  Residents should place brush out the same day as your curbside pickup.

A Computer class entitled Build a Weebly Website will be held at the Killingly Public Library from 3-4:30 p.m.  Admission is free but registration is required and can be made by calling 860-779-5383.

Putnam Recreation Department Free Trivia Night will be held at Athen’s Pizza in Putnam. Registration is at 7 p.m. and trivia is from 7:15-8:30 p.m.  Donations accepted and benefit the Putnam High School Alumni Athletic Association.

The Woodstock Senior Exercise Group will meet at the Woodstock Town Hall from 9-10 a.m.  Free for all Woodstock Seniors ages 60 and up.

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. 

Friday, April 29, 2016

A free performance of Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” presented by a group of local home schooled youth will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Days saints in Ashford at 7 p.m. All are welcome.

The Town of Putnam will have Brush/Tree Limb Pick Up this Monday through Friday.  Residents should place brush out the same day as your curbside pickup.

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.

Saturday, April 30, 2016

A free performance of Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” presented by a group of local home schooled youth will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Days saints in Ashford at 7 p.m. All are welcome.

The Soup Kitchen will be open from 11a-1p at St. Alban’s Episcopal Church in Danielson.  All are welcome.

A Flea Market will be held at St. Stephens Church in Quinebaug form 9a-4p.

Drug Take Back will be held at the Riverview Farmer’s Market in Putnam from 10a-2p.  Turn in your unused  or expired medication for safe disposal.

The Brooklyn and Killingly Residents Troopers office will hold a Drug Take Back at the Mort lake Fire Company in Brooklyn from 10a-2p  Bring you expired or unwanted prescription medications for safe disposal.  All illegal narcotics will also be accepted, no questions asked.

An Italian Dinner Cabaret will beheld at ST. Mary’s Church Hall in Putnam from 5-7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $6 for children and available by calling 860-963-6905 ext 3803.  Proceeds benefit the Putnam Music Association.

Putnam Beautification Day will be held from 8:45 a.m.-12 p.m. Meet in Rotary Park for assignments then return for a luncheon at 11 a.m.  Fore more information or to volunteer call Anna Zubkova at 860-928-3777.

Free Shred Day will be held at all branches of Charter Oak Federal Credit Union from 9a-12 noon. A 3 box limit will be enforced.  Donations of non-perishable food items will be collected to benefit local food pantries.

Friends of the Canterbury Public Library Book and Bake Sale will be held at the Canterbury Community Room from 9a-2 p.m.

The Killingly Conservation Commission and Historical Society Back Roads “Undiscovered Killingly” Bus Tour will be held beginning at 9 a.m. Reservations are required and may be made by calling 860-779-5311.

Killingly High School Project Graduation Annual Auction will be held at Gaudreau’s Auction Co in Dayville beginning at 9 a.m.  All proceeds benefit Project Graduation.

A Later Life Planning Seminar on Hospice, Final Wishes and Getting Organized will be held at the Westfield Congregational Church in Danielson beginning at 830 a.m.  To register call 860-774-8438.

Annual Tori Open Air Market will be held at the Finnish Hall in Canterbury from 9a-3p.

Healthy Kids Day will be held at the Hale YMCA Youth and Family Center in Putnam from 3-6 p.m.  Admission is free.  Come on down for health snacks, activities, chair massages, class demos, free swimming, vision screening and more.

The Concert Choir of Northeastern Connecticut presents their Spring Concert entitled “The Mass: Renaissance to Modern” at the Putnam Congregational Church in Putnam at 7 p.m. Tickets are available by calling 860-821-0082, Pomfret Spirit Shoppe or at tickets@concertchoirnect.org.

A Steak Dinner and DJ Dance will be held at Valley Springs Sportsman’s Club.  Dinner is from 530-7 and dancing is from 7-1030 p.m.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children under 12 and available at Valley springs.

Making Noise in the Quiet Corner, a benefit for the family of Jonathan Frederick who recently lost his battle with cancer will be held at Grill 37 from 630-1030 p.m. Tickets are $20 per person and include hors d’oeuvres, desserts, coffee and karaoke, dancing and more.  Ticket available by calling Betti Kuszaj at 860-205-3970.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

The Concert Choir of Northeastern Connecticut presents their Spring Concert entitled “The Mass: Renaissance to Modern” at the Putnam Congregational Church in Putnam at 2 p.m. Tickets are available by calling 860-821-0082, Pomfret Spirit Shoppe or at tickets@concertchoirnect.org.