Calendar pg 6 11-12-20

Wed. Nov. 10
Donations Sought
PUTNAM --- The Putnam Business Association is raising funds for Daily Bread for Thanksgiving. Make checks payable (in $25 increments) to the Putnam Business Association, PO Box 691, Putnam, CT 06260. Turkey and fixings will be purchased Nov. 16 so send in your donation now.

Thur. Nov. 11
Honoring Veterans

Sat. Nov. 14
Toy Collection
WOODSTOCK/N. GROSVENORDALE --- All the Woodstock fire departments and Community Fire Station 81 will hold their 15th annual Toy Collection from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the WVFA station on Rt. 169 and the Community Fire Station on Riverside Drive. Bring a new unwrapped toy or a donation. Toys for all ages needed – infant to teen. Benefits local families.

Books on Wheels
TEEG’s Youth Programs Team will be all around NE CT today with new books for kids of all ages (thanks to The Scripps Family Fund for Education and the Arts). Look for the TEEG Book Mobile outside the following locations today: 10-10:30, Riverside Park, N. Grosvenordale; 11-11:30, Thompson Town Common; 12:15-12:45, visiting families in Putnam; 1:15-1:45, Pomfret Community School; 2:15-2:45, Windham-Tolland 4H Camp; 3:15-3:45, Woodstock Town Hall.

Sun. Nov. 22
Elks Thanksgiving
PUTNAM --- Today is the RSVP deadline for the seventh annual Putnam Lodge of Elks free Thanksgiving Dinner for those who may be alone for the holiday --- families, community elders and veterans. The dinner will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Nov. 26 at the Lodge and will be COVID compliant. Last year about 330 meals were served/delivered. 860-928-3901.

Thur. Nov. 26
Happy Thanksgiving!

Sun. Nov. 29
Dazzle Parade
PUTNAM --- The annual Holiday Dazzle Light Parade will be a reverse parade this year at Murphy Park. Rain date is Dec. 6. Spectators will be doing the moving, not the floats, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Consider brining a donation of food or money to the northeastern Connecticut food pantries.

Sat. Dec. 5
Santa Coming!
PUTNAM --- At 4 p.m. Santa will arrive at the giant lighted ornament in Rotary Park.

Sun. Dec. 6
Hospice Tree
The Hospice Tree of Life Ceremonies will be held at 5 p.m. with simultaneous tree lighting ceremonies in 11 northeastern Connecticut towns. Benefits: Hospice & Palliative Care of NE CT. Website: BEING REWORKED.

Sun. Jan. 1, 2021
Happy New Year!

Wee Wander
THOMPSON ---Wee Wander with Wyndham Land Trust from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on the “Robbins Five Mile River Ramble.” The hike will be held at the Robbins Preserve. Take Quaddick Town Farm Road to Fred Davis Road, park at gate. Bring camera, dress appropriately.  Bad weather during the schedule time of this event will cancel.

Sat.  April 24
Wall of Honor
PUTNAM --- The Putnam High School Wall of Honor ceremony will be held today.  


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