Monday, September 26, 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.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers market will be held at the Riverview Marketplace, Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

The QVCC Foundation Perspectives presents “The Battle of the Somme” with Jay Winter, PH.D at 4 p.m. at the QVCC Robert E. Miller Auditorium in Danielson.  Seating is limited; call 860-932-4174 for reservations.

The Town of Putnam will pick up brush and tree limbs along with curbside pick-up today. The town asks that you put all brush and limbs by the edge of the property to be chipped.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

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

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers market will be held at the Early Childhood Center on Norwich Road in Plainfield from 4-6 p.m.

The Woodstock Senior Exercise Group will meet from 9-10 a.m. in the Woodstock Town Hall lower level meeting room.  Admission is free for all Woodstock seniors 60 years and up.  For more information or to sign up call Joan at 860-974-1050

Tai Chi will be held at the Pomfret Senior center from 10:30-11:15 a.m.  Open to all area seniors.  To register call 860-928-7459.

The RSVP Veterans Coffeehouse will be held at the Killingly Community Center at 9 a.m. All area Veterans are welcome to attend.

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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.  A program entitled Keeping Elderly Pets will follow.  All area seniors are welcome

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers market will be held at the Brooklyn Commons Shopping Plaza from 4-6 p.m.

The Pomfret Senior Center Walking Club will be held at 10:15 a.m.  Stroll the Airline trail with others. Open to all area seniors.

TEEG’s Parents Empowered Program presents “Anger Aside – Directing Emotional Engergy Effectively” at TEEG from 6-7:30 p.m.  Admission is free but registration is required and may be made by calling 860-923-3458.  free onsite childcare.

The movie “Candles on Bay Street” will be shown at the Pomfret Senior Center at 12:15 p.m.  All area seniors are welcome.

Day Kimball Healthcare and Pierce Care present a Senior Dance at the Putnam Lodge of Elks from 6-9 p.m.  Admission is free and all area seniors are welcome to attend.

The Grandparents Raising Grandparents Support Group will meet at the First Congregational Church in Willimantic from 5:30-7 p.m.  To RSVP call 860-861-4522.

The Plainfield Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. in the Plainfield Recreation/Senir Center.  All are welcome to attend.

Thursday, September 29, 2016

A Free Blood Pressure Screening Clinic will be held at the Pomfret Senior Center at 10:30 a.m.  All area seniors are welcome. For an appointment call 860-928-7459.

Putnam Recreation Free Trivia Night will be held at the Crossing Restaurant and Brew Pub on the patio.  Registration is at 7:30 p.m. and the games are from 7:30-8:45 p.m.  Donations accepted and benefit Putnam Youth Basketball.

Service of Public Appreciation for Killingly Troopers, Fire Departments & Emergency Medical Technicians will be held at ST. Alban’s Church in Danielson at 7 p.m.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers market will be held at the Riverview Marketplace, Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

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, September 30, 2016

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.

A Fish Fry will be held at the Knights of Columbus in North Grosvenordale from 12-8 p.m.

IHSP-Diaper Bank of NECT Jam the Van with Diapers will be next to First Niagara Bank on Main Street in Danielson from 10a-2p.m.  All sizes and brands as well as monetary donations accepted.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

The Annual Fine Art & Craft Exhibit and Sale will be held at the Finnish American Heritage Society in Canterbury from 9:30 a.m.- 3 p.m..

IHSP-Diaper Bank of NECT Jam the Van with Diapers will be next to First Niagara Bank on Main Street in Danielson from 9a-1p.  All sizes and brands as well as monetary donations accepted.

The Annual Fall Chicken BBQ will be held at Bungay Fire Brigade, Route 171 in Woodstock from 4-6 p.m.  Cost is $10 per meal and is take-out only.

Join the Putnam Boy Scouts Troop 25 today from 9AM to 1:00PM at Lowe’s located in the Killingly Commons as they will be selling popcorn to raise money for their activities and to benefit their Scouting program.

A dedication of the new Welcoming Fence and Apple Tree at the Boxcar Museum in Putnam will be held at 9:45 a.m.  A Walktober Tour by the Putnam Public Library entitled “Walk in Gertrude Chandler Warner’s Footsteps” will immediately follow. 

The 13th Annual Auction will be held at the VFW in Quinebaug.  Food and preview is at 5 p.m. and the auction is at 6 p.m.

A Smorgasbord Supper and Bake Sale will be held at the Oneco United Methodist Church from 4:30-6:30 p.m.  Tickets are $12 for adults and $5 for children under 12 and available at the door beginning at 4 p.m.

Sunday, October 2, 2016

NDDH Drive-Through Flu Clinic will be held from 1-3 p.m. at the Putnam Middle School.  Only 100 free shots available. Reserve yours and register by calling 860-774-7350. 

American Legion Riders Chapter 58 Legacy Fund Scholarship Motorcycle Poker ride will be held from 9a-6p beginning at the American Legion in Oxford, Mass and ending at Halligans in Auburn.  Kick stands up at 11 a.m.  Tickets are $15 and available by calling 508-769-5516.

The First Congregational Church of Plainfield is hosting their annual Pumpkinfest from 11:30-3:00pm. Check out the huge selection of pumpkins and delicious pies for sale located on 519 Norwich Road in Plainfield.

Quinebaug Volunteer Fire Department Annual Open House will be held at the fire station located at 720 Quinebaug Road, Quinebaug from 10a-2p.m.  Come visit the station, see the trucks and meet the personnel.