Monday, November 17, 2014 

Daily Bread Food Pantry will be open from12:00-1:30 p.m. 

The Pomfret Food Pantry located in the Pomfret Senior Center will be open from 5:30-6:30 pm. 

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

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.

 

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 

A Speech Fluency Support Group will meet at the Speech and Hearing Center at UConn from 6:30-8 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

The Pomfret Food Pantry located in the Pomfret Senior Center will be open from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Preschool Story Time will be held at the Putnam Public Library at 4 p.m. 

The Thompson Seniors Meeting will be held at the Thompson Library at 1 p.m.  Bingo to follow.

 

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 

A Noon Time Nature Walk will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Society in Pomfret Center. 

Toddler’s Trails & Tales will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Center in Pomfret Center from 930-11 a.m. 

A Strength and Balance Class for seniors will be held at the Pomfret Senior Center at 9 a.m.  For more information call 860-753-0613. 

Tina’s Tiny Tots Program for children 0-3 will be held at the Putnam Public Library at 11:30 a.m.

 

Thursday, November 20, 2014 

The Town of Putnam Municipal Agent for the Elderly Bob Spagnulol 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    

A NAR-ANON Family Support Meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Day Kimball Hospital RHF Conference Room #1.  For more information call 860-377-1106.

Celebrity Bartending Night will be held at the Danielson Elks Club from 5-8 p.m.  Proceeds benefit QVCC.

Community Café e held at the Living Faith United Methodist Church in Putnam will be open from 11:30-1p.m. today instead of Friday due to scheduling conflicts.  Donations are accepted but not expected.

 

Friday, November 21, 2014 

A Fish Fry will be held at the Knights of Columbus in North Grosvenordale from 12-7 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.

The Town of Putnam Municipal Agent for the Elderly Theresa Guertin 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. 

Bingo will be held at the St. Joseph Hall in Webster Mass.  Doors open at 5 p.m. and the game starts at 6:45 p.m. 

Putnam Ford will hold a Food Drive at WINY Radio, 45 Pomfret Street in Putnam from 6a-5p to benefit Project Northeast. 

Northeastern Connecticut Chamber of Commerce Tastefully New England, A Moveable Feast will be held at the Thompson Raceway Restaurant at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $50 per person and available by calling the NCCC office at 860-774-8001. 

The Powder Puff Football Game between the Putnam Clippers and The Tourtellotte Tigers will be held at 6:30 p.m. at the St. Marie Greenhalgh Sports Complex in Putnam. 

The Tri-State Christian Movie Ministry presents Heaven is for Real at Woodstock Academy Auditorium at 7 p.m.  All are welcome, admission is free.

 

Saturday, November 22, 2014 

The Danielson Elks Hoop Shoot for children ages 8-13 will be held at Killingly Intermediate School beginning at 9:30 a.m. 

A Bluegrass Concert featuring Shore Grass will be held at the Killingly Grange at 7 p.m.  Admission is $12.  Doors open at 6 p.m. and delicious food and beverages will be available for purchase. 

The Putnam Elks presents Misgivings, a divine comedy featuring Father Patrick Misgivings at the Lodge of Elks in Putnam.  Doors open at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and the show at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $17 and available by calling Lysa Molnar at 860-377-0755. 

The Eastford Elementary School Annual Goods and Services Auction will be held at the school. Dinner begins at 5 p.m. and the live auction will be held at 6:15 p.m.  The pasta dinner is $5 and includes live music while you eat.  Proceeds benefit the EES Middle School Fund Raising Committee. 

The Community Fire Department’s Famous Roast Beef Sandwiches will be held available from 11a-4p at the fire station in North Grosvenordale.  Cost is $6 and includes sandwich, soda and a bag of chips. 

The AMVETS Post 47 Annual Holiday Bazaar and Craft Show will be held at the Plainfield Town Hall from 9a-3p. 

A Holiday Craft and Bake Sale will be held at Emanuel Lutheran Church in North Grosvenordale from 9a-2p. 

A Winter Farmers Market will be held at the Killingly Grange from 10a-1p. 

The 6th Annual Holly Day Fair will be held at the Congregational Church of Union from 10a-2p. 

The Friends of Assisi Food Pantry will have a food drive to benefit their 24th Annual Thanksgiving Distribution at 77 Water Street in Danielson from 10a-5p

The Christmas on the Hill Bazaar will be held from 10-2 at the First Congregational Church of Woodstock. A luncheon will be serviced at 11 a.m. featuring home made chicken pot pie, sandwiches, soups and desserts. 

A Greek Pastry Sale will be held at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Danielson from 9a-2p. 

The Annual Christmas Sale will be held at the Quinebaug Valley Senior Center in Brooklyn from 9a-12 noon.

The State, Putnam and Plainfield Police will hold the annual Handcuff Hunger Food Drive from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Price Chopper in Putnam, Stop & Shop in Dayville and Putnam, Aldi’s in Dayville, Better Value in Canterbury and Plainfield. All food collected benefits TEEG, Daily Bread, Friends of Assisi, Project Pin, Pomfret Food Bank, and Chaplin Food Bank.

 

Sunday, November 23, 2014 

The Annual Turkey Shoot will be held at the knights of Columbus Hall in North Grosvenordale from 2-6 p.m. 20 turkeys and 20 hams will be raffled along with a gift basket containing a turkey and fixings.  All are welcome to attend. 

The Friends of Assisi Food Pantry will have a food drive to benefit their 24th Annual Thanksgiving Distribution at 77 Water Street in Danielson from 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. 

Auditions for the Bradley Playhouse’s performance of Caught In The Net will be held at the Pomfret School Hard Auditorium from 2-4 p.m.  Roles are available for 4 men ages 16-65 and 3 women ages 15-50. 

The State, Putnam and Plainfield Police will hold the annual Handcuff Hunger Food Drive from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Price Chopper in Putnam, Stop & Shop in Dayville and Putnam, Aldi’s in Dayville, Better Value in Canterbury and Plainfield. All food collected benefits TEEG, Daily Bread, Friends of Assisi, Project Pin, Pomfret Food Bank, and Chaplin Food Bank.

An All You Can Eat Breakfast will be held at the American Legion in North Grosvenordale from 7-10:30 a.m.  Cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children under 7.