Monday, October 27, 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 

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be held at the Putnam Farmer’s Market Pavilion on Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m. 

The Last Green Valley presents Walktober.  For a complete list of walks, hikes, bikes, paddles and more, go to thelastgreenvalley.org 

Putnam Family Resource Center presents 1-2-3 parenting at the Putnam Elementary School Library from 5-7:30 p.m.  Cost is $15 and includes dinner.  For more information or to register call 860-963-6940. 

The Town of Putnam Leaf Collection will be held today through Friday.  If you have any questions call 860-963-6813 

James Council of the Knights of Columbus will have members outside of Five Below in the Killingly Commons handing out flyers to be handed to your cashier at the time of any purchase so 10% goes to the Knights of Columbus. 

 

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 

James Council of the Knights of Columbus will have members outside of Five Below in the Killingly Commons handing out flyers to be handed to your cashier at the time of any purchase so 10% goes to the Knights of Columbus.

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.

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be held at Doyle’s Drug Store in Plainfield from 4-6 p.m.

 

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 

The Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market will be held at the Ocean State Job Lot parking lot in Brooklyn from 4-6 p.m. 

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. 

A Community Open House will be held from 5:30-7 p.m. at Ellis Tech in Danielson. 

Northeast District Department of Health will hold a Community Conversation on Ebola and Enterovirus D68 from 6-8 p.m. at the Quinebaug Valley Community College in Danielson.

Thursday, October 30, 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.

The final Northeast Connecticut Farmers Market of the season will be held at the Putnam Farmer’s Market Pavilion on Kennedy Drive in Putnam from 3:30-6 p.m.

A program entitled Waiting for Yoko Ono, spoken word series, reading and open mic featuring Brian Turner will be held at Quinebaug Valley Community College Spirol Gallery at 6 p.m. Sandwiches and light refreshments will be served.

The Halloween Display at the Carter Family Farm, 176 Babbit Hill Road in Pomfret will be held from dark until 9:30 p.m.  View over 1,000 pumpkins and displays.  Admission is free but donations are accepted.

Friday, October 31, 2014

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.

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. 

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

The Halloween Display at the Carter Family Farm, 176 Babbit Hill Road in Pomfret will be held from dark until 9:30 p.m.  View over 1,000 pumpkins and displays.  Admissioin is free but donations are accepted.

The 3rd Annual Fright Night on Broad Street will be held at the Killingly Community Center in Danielson from 630-10 p.m. Cost is $5 per person and time slot will be assigned at time of purchase.  Tickets are available by calling KPRD at 860-779-5390.  Proceeds benefit the Killingly High School Music Boosters and KPRD.

Putnam’s Annual Trick or Treating in downtown Putnam will be held from 5-7 p.m. Businesses from Jade Garden to Union Square will be passing out candy!

 

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Hoops for Hunger free Basketball Clinic for boys and girls ages 8-14 will be held at the Rectory School Gymnasium from 9a-10:15 a.m.   Participants are asked to bring canned goods to benefit families in need.  For more information call Brad Seaward at 860-928-4986.

The Halloween Display at the Carter Family Farm, 176 Babbit Hill Road in Pomfret will be held from dark until 9:30 p.m.  View over 1,000 pumpkins and displays.  Admissioin is free but donations are accepted.

The 3rd Annual Fright Night on Broad Street will be held at the Killingly Community Center in Danielson from 6-10 p.m. Cost is $5 per person and time slot will be assigned at time of purchase.  Tickets are available by calling KPRD at 860-779-5390.  Proceeds benefit the Killingly High School Music Boosters and KPRD.

The Trunk or Treat Harvest Party will be held at High Pointe Church in Thompson at 5 p.m.  All are welcome to attend.

A Fall Fair will be held at the Ashford Senior Center from 9a-2p. Lunch will be available for purchase.

A Bottle and Can Drive to benefit Pet Pals Northeast will be held at Wibberly Tire in Dayville from 9a-2p.  For more information call Pet Pals at 860-317-1720. Please do not call Wibberly’s.

A Christmas Fair will be held at the VFW in Norwich from 9a-2p.

A Harvest & Holly Festival will be held at the VFW in Quinebaug from 9a-2p

A Roast Beef Supper will be held from 5-7 p.m. at the Putnam Congregational Church. Tickets are $12 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under and are available by calling 860-928-4405.  Take out is available.

The Eastford Recreation Commission presents a Fun Run for Kenny at the Eastford Town Hall at 12 p.m. followed by a Pig Roast from 1- until sold out.  Cost is $10 a plate for adults and $5 a plate for kids.  For more information call 860-933-8102.

A Holiday Craft Fair will be held at Oak Hill Bible Church in Oxford, Mass from 9a-3p.

The 1st Annual Homeless Veterans Dinner will be held at the American Legion in North Grosvenordale.  Doors open at 4:30 p.m., food served from 5-7 p.m. and a social hour from 7-8 p.m.  Admission is sleeping bags, sweatshirts or warm articles of clothing, hats, gloves, coats etc and benefit Homeless Veterans.

A Smorgasbord Supper and Bake Sale will be held at Oneco United Methodist Church from 4:30-6:30 p.m.  Tickets are $10 for adults and $3 for children under 12 and are available at the door beginning at 4 p.m.

The 43rd Annual Flea Market & Swap Meet will be held at Thompson International Speedway from 7a-5 p.m. Rain or Shine.  Admission is $11 per day for adults, children 12 and under are free.

A Christmas Book & Craft Sale will be held at St. James Church Hall in Danielson from 9a-6p.

A Cow Patty Bingo Fundraiser will be held at the Plainfield High School from 11a-4p. There will be games, food, vendors, basket raffles, music and more. All proceeds benefit the Plainfield High School Marching Band.

 

Sunday, November 2, 2014

The 43rd Annual Flea Market & Swap Meet will be held at Thompson International Speedway from 7a-5 p.m. Rain or Shine.  Admission is $11 per day for adults, children 12 and under are free.

A Christmas Book & Craft Sale will be held at St. James Church Hall in Danielson from 7:30 a.m.-12 noon.

The Halloween Display at the Carter Family Farm, 176 Babbit Hill Road in Pomfret will be held from dark until 9:30 p.m.  View over 1,000 pumpkins and displays.  Admissioin is free but donations are accepted.

The 50th Anniversary Celebrating will be held at the John N. Dempsey Regional Center in Putnam from 2-4 p.m.

The Connecticut Veterans Day Parade will be held in downtown Hartford between 12:30-1 p.m.   All Connecticut Elks are invited to participate and must meet at the Elks Lodge in Hartford between 11-11:30 a.m. For more information visit ct veterans day parade dot org.