Monday, April 20, 2015 

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. 

A Parent Leadership Training program will be held at the Plainfield Early Childhood Center beginning at 5 p.m.  To register call 860-564-7199. 

The Town of Putnam will have brush/tree limb pick up this week.   The brush will be picked up the same day as your curbside pick-up.  Please place at the edge of your property.

 

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 

The Thompson Senior Meeting will be held at the Thompson Community Room at 1 p.m. Bingo to follow. 

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.

Story Hour for children in Kindergarten and younger will be held at the Putnam Elementary School Family Resource Center from 11-12.  Admission is free for all Putnam families

A Tuesday Morning Bird Walk will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Society in Pomfret Center at 8 a.m.

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

Thompson Community Music Free Concert Series continues with “Northeast Dulcimer Orchestra” at the Thompson Library/Community Center in North Grosvenordale from 6-8 p.m.  Donations of art supplies and food items to benefit TEEG will be collected.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 

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

Toddler Trails & Tales will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Society in Pomfret Center from 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. 

An Information Session will be held at the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center at QVCC in Danielson at 6 p.m.  There will be a student panel to answer questions, the business leader panel, the employers who hire, demonstrations, displays and more. 

The Greater Putnam Interfaith Council & The Putnam Science Academy will host a lecture by Vegetable Farmer Ken Whitten at 7 p.m. at the Putnam Science Academy. Admission is free and all are welcome. Donations of non-perishable food donations to benefit Daily Bread will be accepted. 

Day Kimball Healthcare and Day Kimball Homemakers present a Senior Dance at the Putnam Elks from 6-9 p.m. All area seniors are welcome to attend. 

BNI, a business and professional networking organization will hold an Open House at QVCC in Danielson from 7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. 

The Killingly Conservation Commission will hold an Earth Day event at the Mason Hill Conservation are in Ballouville from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. A one-mile loop trail needs brush and log clearing. 

The Eastford Senior Citizens will hold a Potluck Dinner at the Congregational Church of Eastford from 5:30-8 p.m.

Thursday, April 23, 2015 

A Morning Nature Walk will be held at the Connecticut Audubon Society in Pomfret Center at 8:30 a.m. 

A NAR-ANON Family Support Meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Day Kimball Hospital RHF Conference Room #1.  

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.

Music and Movement for children in Kindergarten and younger will be held at the Putnam Elementary School Family Resource Center from 11-12.  Admission is free for all Putnam families.

Friday, April 24, 2015 

Conn-Men, all male A Cappella group will perform at Woodstock Academy Bates Memorial Auditorium at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person and $5 for Woodstock Academy students and are available at the door. 

A Steak Dinner will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall in North Grosvenordale from 12-8 p.m.  Cost is $15 per person. 

Putnam High School Drama presents “The Philadelphia Story” at the Putnam Middle School Auditorium at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students and seniors and are available at the door.

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 e held at the Living Faith United Methodist Church in Putnam will be open from 11:30-1p.m.  Donations are accepted but not expected. 

The Theatre of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Nunsense” at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $23 for adults and $20 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 an hour and a half prior to show time.

Saturday, April 25, 2015 

The Theatre of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Nunsense” at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $23 for adults and $20 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 an hour and a half prior to show time. 

The Concert Choir of Northeastern Connecticut and the Manchester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale present a concert entitled Mozart’s Masses: First to Last at 7:30 p.m. at the Killingly High School.  Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for children under 18 and available by calling 860-821-0082 or the Pomfret Spirit Shoppe. 

A Potluck Dinner will be held at the Garden City Baptist Church in Ballouville from 5-8 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children and are available by calling 860-450-9389. Proceeds benefit Suicide Prevention. 

Putnam High School Drama presents “The Philadelphia Story” at the Putnam Middle School Auditorium at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students and seniors and are available at the door. 

The St. James Spring Book Sale will be held at the St. James Church Hall in Danielson from 10a-6p. 

Woman’s Board of Day Kimball Spring Tea will beheld at the CT. National Golf Course at 11:30 a.m. Tickets are $30 per person and available by calling 860-377-9824. 

A Spring Craft Festival will be held at the Moosup Fire Station from 9a-3p. 

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

The Bread Box Theater Spring Music Series continues with Jim Mercik at the theater located at 220 Valley Street in Willimantic at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 and benefit The Covenant Soup Kitchen. 

Putnam High School Class of 2015 Parent Group Chicken BBQ Dinner will be held at the Knights of Columbus in Putnam from 5-6:30 p.m. Cost is $10 per person and benefits the prom and senior class trip. Take out is available. 

A Benefit Concert for Jasmin Ariel Floyd who has a rare bone disease called FOP will be held at the East Woodstock Congregational Church at 7 p.m. Admission is $10. 

An Open House will be held at Tractors to Trimmers Chaplin location from 9a-2p. Come on down for Brick & Basil Wood Fired Pizza, music with DJ Fred Pierce and more.  

The Last Green Valley Charlton Day will be held from 8a-4p. For more information call 860-774-3300. 

A Spring Chicken BBQ will be held at the Bungay Fire Brigade from 4-6 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person and are available by calling 860-974-0316. 

An Italian Supper will be held at the VFW in Quinebaug from 5-7 p.m.  Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children and are available at the door. 

Pet Pals Northeast will hold a Low Cost Rabies Vaccination Clinic at the Quinebaug Valley Veterinary Hospital from 2-3 p.m. Cost is $12 Cash per animal .All animals must be on a leash or in a secured carrier.  If available, bring prior proof of rabies vaccination. 

A Roast Pork Supper will be held at the Ekonk Community Grange beginning at 5 p.m. Cost is $12 for adults and $6 for children 12 and under. 

Community Shred Day will be held at the Citizens National Bank in Putnam from 9a-12 noon. Limited 2 boxes per household. 

The 7th Annual Daffodil Tea will be held at the united Church Of Christ in Webster at 12:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $8 for children under the age of 9. 

An End of Winter Bluegrass Show will be held at the Killingly Grange at 7 p.m. Admission is $12. 

Killingly High School Project Graduation 2015 Auction will be held at the Gaudreau’s Auction Company in Rogers at 5 p.m. 

The Annual Tag Sale will be held at the South Woodstock Baptist Church from 8a-12 noon.

Sunday, April 26, 2015 

The Theatre of Northeastern Connecticut at the Bradley presents “Nunsense” at 2 p.m.  Tickets are $23 for adults and $20 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 an hour and a half prior to show time. 

The St. James Spring Book Sale will be held at the St. James Church Hall in Danielson from 7a-12 noon. 

Woodstock Academy 2nd Annual Pancake Breakfast will be held at the Woodstock Academy Cafeteria from 8a-11 a.m.  Tickets are $8 per person and available at the 1st Selectman’s Office in Woodstock.  Proceeds support the Woodstock Academy Relay for Life Team. 

  1. Joseph’s Flea Market Drop Off Day will beheld from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at ST. Joseph’s Church. To make an appointment to drop off at your convenience, call 860-315-0172.