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AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, Feb./Mar./Apr., Mystic

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 5:30 pm

Community

Mystic & Noank Library, 40 Library St., Mystic, CT

5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. or 7:30 p.m.; Certified volunteers available to do your federal and state income tax returns; call to set up your 1 hour appointment; bring positive picture identification, all tax paperwork and last year's tax return; sign up and register at the Library Circulation Desk or by calling (860) 536-7721.

Brush and Bordeaux Painting Class

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 7:00 pm
Brush and Bordeaux Painting Class;

Community

JCC of Greater New Haven, 360 Amity Rd, Woodbridge, , 06525

Join us in the JCC Living Room for a painting class--complete with wine and hors d'oeuvres--with local artist Betsy DeMarco.

Community

East Lyme Public Library, 39 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

Mondays, 5-9 p.m.
Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-noon
Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon
Greg Rice will demonstrate use of the library's e-books; bring e-readers and questions; call to register for one-on-one help session; (860) 739-6926.

Community

McCue Mortgage Company, 8 Union St., New London, CT

6 p.m., first Tuesday of the month; free; (860) 444-0650.

GA and Gam-anon

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

United Congregational Church, 9 Castle Hill Road, Pawcatuck, CT

park in the back.

Homebuyer Seminar

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 6:00 pm

Community

McCue Mortgage Co., 8 Union St., New London, CT , 06320

learn financial aspects of purchasing a new home including credit scores, the mortgage process, and home buying tips; free; (860) 444-0650.

Mindful Meditation

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 7:30 am

Community

All Souls Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 19 Jay St., New London, CT

also 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wed.; free; (860) 535-0339.

Narcotics Anonymous, Tuesdays, Mystic

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

Old Mystic Fire District Hall, 115 Welles Road, Mystic, CT

7:30 p.m.

Community

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT

7-8:30 p.m., learn about the history of New London with historian Sally Ryan; free; call to register (860) 447-1411.

Mar. 3 - The CT Colony and Pequot War
Mar. 10 - New London's Early Years: 1646-1775
Mar. 17 - The Revolutionary War
Mar. 24 - Whaling: 1820-1860
Mar. 31 - Railroads and the Industrial Revolution
Apr. 7 - 1938 Hurricane to the Present

Overeaters Anonymous

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

St. Mark Episcopal Church, 15 Pearl St. , Mystic, , 06371

Meeting

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, Tuesdays

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-10 a.m., strength & balance;
10:30-11:30 a.m., Body, Mind & Spirit;
11-11:15 a.m., chair dancing;
11:30 a.m.-noon, lunch;
noon-1:30 p.m., bingo;
(860) 599-3285.

** Every other Tuesday - 8:30-11:30 a.m., foot clinic appointments with Nurse Judy from the VNA offered.

Preserving Our Stone Treasures, Mar. 3, O.Lyme

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 1:00 pm

Community

Lymes Senior Center, 26 Town Woods Road, Old Lyme, CT

1 p.m., presented by Mike Angelicola, Stone Mason and Carver; free; (860) 434-1605.

The Job Search Club, Tuesdays, Pawcatuck

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-11 a.m., employment specialist available; learn interview techniques for results; call for appointment (860) 599-3285; computer lab available from 9-3.

The Many Faces of Noah Webster, Mar. 3, E.Lyme

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

East Lyme Public Library, 39 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

7 p.m., learn all about him from the folks who know him best, the Noah Webster House & West Hartford Historical Society; (860) 739-6926.

Waterford Senior Services, Mar. 3

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Waterford Senior Services, 15 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT

9 a.m., cribbage, strength I; 9:30 a.m., pitch games; 9:30 a.m., pickleball; 10:15 a.m., strength II; 11:30 a.m., healthy stretch; 11:45 a.m., cafe lunch with $3 donation and reservation; 12:30 p.m., pinochle; 1 p.m., PACE; 2:15 p.m., chair yoga; (860) 444-5839.

Work and Learn, Mar. 3, N.London

Tuesday, Mar. 3, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

Huntington Street Baptist Church, 29 Huntington St., New London, CT

7-9 p.m., New London classes to know the Lord better, change a career and get a job, with Daniel Dyer; call to RSVP (860) 501-9675.

Benefits Check Up, Mar. 4 & 18, E.Lyme

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

East Lyme Senior Center, 37 Society Road, Niantic, CT

9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Senior Resources will be at the center to screen individuals for federal and state benefit programs designed to financially assist individuals; free; call for appointment (860) 739-5859.

Bingo, Wednesdays, N.London

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

RAFA, 135 Garfield Ave., New London, CT

7 p.m., (860) 447-0055.

Bingo, Wednesdays, N.London

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

Retired Armed Forces Association, 135 Garfield Ave., New London, CT , 06320

7 p.m., open to the public; (860) 447-0055.

Crochet & Knitters' Club, Wednesdays, Franklin

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 1:00 pm

Community

Janet Carlson Calvert Library, 5 Tyler Drive, Franklin, CT

1 p.m., (860) 642-6207.

East Lyme Public Trust Meeting

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

East Lyme Police Station, Main Street, Niantic, CT , 06357

On Wednesday, March 4, 2015, the East Lyme Public Trust will hold its winter meeting at 7 p.m. at the East Lyme Police Station. The speaker will be Gary Goeschel II, the East Lyme Director of Planning.

Mr. Goeschel will discuss the municipal tree nursery which has been established on the Darrow Pond property. Mr. Goeschel was instrumental in obtaining a $4,000 matching state grant to establish the nursery which will supply East Lyme, in the future, with trees for its streets and community gateways.

At the meeting, the Trust members will also discuss its new commemorative tree program- Trees for Tomorrow. June Hoye, chairperson of the project, will report on the details of the program. Further information can be found on the trust’s web-site:
www.publictrustfoundation.org

The public is invited to attend.

Environmental Issues Seminar, Mar. 4, Norwich

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 6:00 pm

Community

Three Rivers Community College, 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich, CT

6-7:45 p.m., Bob Crelin, Author, Dark Skies Activist and Amateur Astronomer will present on Dark Skies and how Lights Effect our Night Environment. He will also have a book signing for this children's book "There Once Was a Sky Full of Stars"; students taking classes for credit should arrive by 5:30 p.m.; non-credit students by 6 p.m.; Room C101; (860) 215-9443 or dkhan-bureau@threerivers.edu.

Flicks @ Six, March dates, Colchester

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 6:00 pm

Community

Cragin Memorial Library, 8 Linwood Ave., Colchester, CT

6 p.m., free and open to the public; (860) 537-5752.

March 4: Fury
March 11: Nightcrawler
March 18: The Theory of Everything
March 25: St. Vincent

Gamblers Anonymous

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

Quaker Hill Baptist Church, 144 Old Norwich Road, Quaker Hill, CT

Every Wed.

Heart Healthy Fitness, Mon/Wed/Fri, Groton

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 4:00 pm

Community

Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Road, Groton, CT

4-5 p.m., $72 per 8-week session; open to all; Mon. Wed. and Fri.; rainmr@aol.com; (860) 441-6785.

Knitting Circle, Wednesdays, E.Lyme

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 9:30 am

Community

Schedule through East Lyme Parks and Rec, , East Lyme, CT

9:30-11:30 a.m., for those who enjoy knitting, crocheting or other needlework in the company of like-minded crafters; casual and relaxed; call East Lyme Parks and Rec for meeting location, (860) 739-5828.

Lenten Fish Dinners, N.London

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 5:00 pm

Community

St. James' Episcopal Church, 76 Federal St., New London, CT

5-6:30 p.m., early ticket sales at Parish Office: $10 adults; $4 children; at door ticket sales: $12 adults; $5 children; take-out: call Parish office (day of dinner) (860) 443-4989.

Narcotics Anonymous, Wednesdays, Westerly

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

Grace Methodist Church, 10 Park Ave., Westerly, CT

7:30 p.m.

Overeaters Anonymous

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 5:30 pm

Community

Backus Hospital, 326 Washington Street, Norwich, , 06360

Meeting

Strength Training, Mon/Wed, Groton

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 5:00 pm

Community

Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Road, Groton, CT

5-6 p.m., $60 per 8-week session; open to all; rainmr@aol.com; (860) 441-6785.

The Job Search Club, Wednesdays, Pawcatuck

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-11 a.m., employment specialist available; learn to develop job search strategies; computer lab available from 9-3; call for appointment (860) 599-3285.

Waterford Senior Services, Mar. 4

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015, 8:30 am

Community

Waterford Senior Services, 15 Rope Ferry, Waterford, CT

8:30 a.m., strength III; 9 a.m., casual bridge; 9:45 a.m., flexibility & balance; 10 a.m., hearty moves; 10 a.m.-noon; VNA Nurse Managed Wellness Clinic by appointment; 11 a.m., yoga; 11:45 a.m., cafe lunch with $3 donation and reservation; 12:30 p.m., bingo; 2-4 p.m., ping pong; (860) 444-5839.

Community

Ledyard Center, Holdridge Home and Garden Center, Colonel Ledyard Highway (Rte. 117), Ledyard, CT

10 a.m.-noon, Ledyard Center, Holdridge Home and Garden Center, Colonel Ledyard Highway (Rte. 117); inclement weather cancels; (860) 857-5802.

Basic Digital Photography, 4-week course, Groton

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 3:30 pm

Community

Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Road, Groton, CT

3:30-5 p.m., a short introduction to the main facets of photography including composition, light, point of view and how to use your digital camera; two classes "in the field" and two classes "in the classroom"; bring your own digital camera; $32 (860) 441-6785.

Session 1:
Feb. 12, 19, 26 and Mar. 5

Session:
Mar. 26, Apr. 2, 9 and 16

Bipolar/Depression Group, every Thurs., Norwich

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 6:00 pm

Community

William Backus Hospital, 326 Washington St., Norwich, CT

6-8 p.m., Room 130; to learn about the group, call 1-800-842-1501, ext. 10.

Community Knit

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 10:00 am

Community

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Madhu Gupta 860-447-1411x3 mgupta@plnl.org


Come share a love of knitting and crocheting. Bring your project and materials, and socialize with others.
Trying a new stitch? Someone might be able to guide you. All are welcome, from beginners to advanced.
Location: Board Room

Community Knit, Thursdays, N.London

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 10:00 am

Community

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

10-11:30 a.m., 860-447-1411x3 mgupta@plnl.org

share a love of knitting and crocheting; bring your project and materials, and socialize with others.

Trying a new stitch? Someone might be able to guide you. All are welcome, from beginners to advanced.

Location: Board Room

Community Knit, Thursdays, N.London

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 10:00 am

Community

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

10-11:30 a.m., come share a love of knitting and crocheting; bring your project and materials and socialize with others; call (860) 447-1411 x3; email: mgupta@plnl.org; all are welcome, from beginners to advanced.
Location: Board Room

Introduction to Genealogy, Mar. 5, Colchester

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 6:30 pm

Community

Cragin Memorial Library, 8 Linwood Ave., Colchester, CT

6:30-7:30 p.m., join Carol R. Whitmer, professional genealogist and active researcher, on a journey to discover the past and unveil the mysteries of your family history; free and open to the public; (860) 537-5752.

Men's Auxiliary Meeting, 1st Thursdays, Mystic

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 6:00 pm

Community

VFW, Hugo A. Simonelli Post 3263, 60 Stonington Road, Mystic, CT

6 p.m., the 1st Thursday of each month; (860) 536-6937.

Nar-Anon, Thursdays, Groton

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

Christ United Methodist Church, 200 Hazelnut Hill Road, Groton, CT

7:30-9 p.m., 12-step support group for friends and families of addicts; Thursdays; (860) 303-9677.

Narcotics Anonymous, Thursdays, Groton

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

El 'N' Gee Club, 86 Golden Street, New London, CT

7:30 p.m.

Overeaters Anonymous

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

St. Mark Episcopal Church, 15 Pearl St. , Mystic, , 06371

Meeting

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, Thursdays

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 9:30 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9:30-11:30 a.m., line dancing;
noon-3 p.m., dominos;
(860) 599-3285.

Community

East Lyme Senior Center, 37 Society Road, Niantic, CT

1-2 p.m., Thursdays; $16 residents; $18 non-residents; (860) 739-5859.

Senior Zumba Gold, beginning Mar. 5, Niantic

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 3:00 pm

Community

East Lyme Senior Center, 37 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

3-4 p.m., 8 week session Tuesdays and Thursdays, with Donna Neaton; $32; $36 non-residents; (860) 739-5859.

The Job Search Club, Thursdays, Pawcatuck

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-11 a.m., employment specialist available; resume review and writing for success; computer lab available from 9-3; (860) 599-3285.

Waterford Senior Services, Mar. 5

Thursday, Mar. 5, 2015, 8:30 am

Community

Waterford Senior Services, 15 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT

8:30 a.m., zumba gold; 9 a.m., strength I; 10:15 a.m., strength II; 11 a.m., brain flex; 11:45 a.m., cafe lunch with $3 donation and reservation; 12:30 p.m., canasta; 1 p.m., tai chi; (860) 444-5839.

Al-Anon, Fridays, N.London

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

All Souls Unitarian Church, 19 Jay Street, New London, CT

7 p.m.

Dance, Mar. 6, Niantic

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

East Lyme Community Center, 37 Society Road, Niantic, CT

7-10 p.m., $9; light refreshments available; The Illusions Band will be playing; (860) 739-5859.

Dr. Suess' Birthday Party, Mar. 6, Norwich

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 5:00 pm

Community

Three Rivers Community College, 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich, CT

5-7 p.m., celebrating Read Across America with games, cupcakes, readings and activities for pre and beginning readers; free and open to the public; (860) 215-9074.

Community

East Lyme Public Library, 39 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

Mondays, 5-9 p.m.
Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-noon
Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon
Greg Rice will demonstrate use of the library's e-books; bring e-readers and questions; call to register for one-on-one help session; (860) 739-6926.

Fish Fry Dinners, Feb. 20-Apr. 3, N.London

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 5:00 pm

Community

RAFA, 135 Garfield Ave., New London, CT

5-9 p.m., Fridays through April 3; $10; (860) 447-0055.

Heart Healthy Fitness, Mon/Wed/Fri, Groton

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 4:00 pm

Community

Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Road, Groton, CT

4-5 p.m., $72 per 8-week session; open to all; Mon. Wed. and Fri.; rainmr@aol.com; (860) 441-6785.

Lenten Fish Fry, Feb. 13-Apr. 3, Norwich

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 4:30 pm

Community

St. Joseph Church, 120 Cliff St., Norwich, CT

4:30-7 p.m., every Friday from Feb. 13-Apr. 3; $9 full meal; $7, 1-piece meal; $4 clam chowder; eat in or take out; (860) 887-1565.

Narcotics Anonymous, Fridays, Pawcatuck

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

United Congregational Church, 9 Castle Hill Road, Pawcatuck, CT

7:30 p.m.

Overeaters Anonymous

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 9:30 am

Community

Methodist Church, 23 Willow St., Mystic, , 06355

Meeting

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, Fridays

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-10 a.m., strength & balance;
10:15 a.m.-11:30 a.m., creative writing group;
(860) 599-3285.

Surfside 8 Square Dance Club, Mar. 6, Westerly

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 8:00 pm

Community

Westerly Senior Center, 39 State St., Westerly, CT

8-10:30 p.m., Westerly Senior Center, 39 State St.; Clowning Around; $7; free to observe; (860) 245-0164 or (401) 596-1263.

Sweet Laughs, Mar. 6, Ledyard

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 6:30 pm

Community

Ledyard High School, 24 Gallup Hill Road, Ledyard, CT

6:30 p.m., dessert tasting and comedy show fundraiser brought to you by the Gallup Hill School PTO; $20; childcare provided.

The Job Search Club, Fridays, Pawcatuck

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-11 a.m., employment specialist available; computer lab available from 9-3; call for appointment (860) 599-3285.

Waterford Senior Services, Mar. 6

Friday, Mar. 6, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Waterford Senior Services, 15 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT

9 a.m., cribbage, casual bridge; 10:30 a.m., functional fitness; noon, hearty moves; 12:15 p.m., pinochle; 12:30 p.m., duplicate bridge; 1 p.m., quilting; 1:15 p.m., pickleball; (860) 444-5839.

Community

Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Road, Groton, CT

Theater group Performs ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’
Groton Regional Theatre’s first show of the 2015 season “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” will open on March 6. The production offers a dinner show at 6:30 p.m. March 6 and March 13. Tickets are $20 and must be reserved a week in advance by calling Vic Panciera at (860) 446-1363 or the Groton Senior Center at (860) 441-6785.
This zany comedy by Christopher Durang, is directed by Amy Kozumplik Kirby and produced by Vic Panciera and Anna Maria Trusky. The cast features David Foulkes, Nichelle Rollins, Callie Beaulieu Frisell, Alyson Fowler, Gita Hassin, and Ben Leatham.
Performances will be on March 6-8, 13-15, and 20-22.
Friday the 20th and Saturday shows will be at 8 p.m.; Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. Tickets purchased at the door will be $15, $12 for seniors. Advance tickets are $12 plus a small handling charge at www.brownpapertickets.com.

Blues in the Barrel Room, Mar. 7, N. Ston.

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

Jonathan Edwards Winery, 74 Chester Main Road, North Stonington, CT

7-9:30 p.m., Blues, Pizza & Wine; ticket includes a glass of your favorite JE wine, music from The Booze Beggars and brick oven pizza; $25 advance; $30 at the door; www.jedwardswinery.com.

Gamblers Anonymous

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 11:00 am

Community

Waterford Public Library, 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT

every Sat.

Give Kids A Smile Day at UCFS, Mar. 7, Norwich

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

The Edward and Mary Lord Family Health Center at UCFS, 47 Town St., Norwich, CT

9 a.m.-1 p.m., free dental screenings with fluoride; learn about proper brushing techniques, fun activities for children including face painting, healthy snacks and raffle prizes; free.

Homebuyer’s Seminar, Mar. 7, Mystic

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 10:00 am

Community

Shutter's & Sails Real Estate, 31 Water St., Mystic, CT

10-11:30 a.m., Shutters & Sails Real Estate, 31 Water St., Mystic; guest speakers from Prime Lending & Chris Albanese Law; free; RSVP by calling (860) 331-1510.

Job Hunter’s Workshop, Mar. 7, Norwich

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 1:00 pm

Community

Otis Library, , 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

1 p.m., Informational Interviewing with Ashon and Dannika Avent, owners of The Main Avent Group, Inc., and Eastern Connecticut State University Alums; attendance to all six sessions encouraged; free; call to register (860) 889-2365 or visit www.otislibrarynorwich.org.

Kerry Boys Irish Music, Mar. 7, E.Lyme

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 2:00 pm

Community

East Lyme Public Library, 39 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

2 p.m., (860) 739-6926.

Narcotics Anonymous, Saturdays, Noank

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

Noank Baptist Church, 18 Cathedral Heights, Noank, CT

7 p.m.

Pasta and Meatball Dinner, Mar. 7, Jewett City

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 5:00 pm

Community

Slater Library, 26 Main St., Jewett City, CT

5-6:30 p.m., GMS Jazz Band; performance by GHS Chamber Choir at 7 p.m.; $8; advanced tickets only; take-out available; raffles; (860) 376-0024.

Paws and Read, Colchester

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 10:00 am

Community

Cragin Memorial Library, 8 Linwood Ave., Colchester, CT

10 a.m., 10:20 a.m., 10:40 a.m., call and register for a 15-minute reading session; bring your favorite book or use one of ours to read to Hazel, a sweet Border Collie mix; free and open to all; (860) 537-7201.

Saturday Breakfasts, Groton

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 8:00 am

Community

Branch 20, Fleet Reserve Association, 242 Thames St., Groton, CT

8-11 a.m., breakfast; $6.

Stonington Farmers Market

Saturday, Mar. 7, 2015, 10:00 am

Community

The Velvet Mill, 22 Bayview Ave., Stonington, CT

Al-Anon, Sundays, O.Lyme

Sunday, Mar. 8, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

St. Ann's Episcopal Church, 82 Shore Road, Old Lyme, CT

7 p.m.

Community

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Madhu Gupta 860-447-1411 x 3 mgupta@plnl.org


Join us for an interactive multi-media program by the Connecticut Women’s Hall of Fame and learn about some of our state’s most remarkable women! Be inspired as you learn about well-known figures like Ella Grasso, Katharine Hepburn and Marian Anderson and lesser known heroines like Maria Sanchez, Barbara McClintock and Hannah Watson. This presentation will introduce you to the Hall, its mission and programs, and give you a panoramic view of some of its 106 Inductees from across all fields of endeavor, from politics and sports to the arts and sciences.
Location: Community Room

Community

Norwich Worship Center, 165 Lawler Lane, Norwich, CT

6:30-8:30 p.m., 9-week class begins Jan. 25; $105 "per household" includes all class materials, audio CD's of each lesson, online budget tools, deluxe envelope system and more; to register contact Michelle Jacobik at: mjacobik@comcast.net.

Narcotics Anonymous, Sundays, Mystic

Sunday, Mar. 8, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

St. Marks Episcopal Church, 15 Pearl St., Mystic, CT

7:30 p.m.

Norwich 50+ Singles Dance, 2015 Dates, Norwich

Sunday, Mar. 8, 2015, 6:00 pm

Community

K of C Hall, 47 South Second Ave., Norwich, CT

6-10 p.m., $10 members; $12 guests; (860) 537-5505.
Dates/Bands:
Jan. 11 - Route 2
Feb. 8 - Dave Loudon Band
March 8 - Illusions
April 12 - Route 2
May 10 - Dave Loudon Band
June 14 - Illusions
July 12 - Route 2
Aug. 9 - Dave Loudon Band
Sept. 13 - Illusions
Oct. 11 - Route 2
Nov. 8 - Dave Loudon Band
***Dec. 13 - 5:30-9:30 p.m. - Christmas Party with the Illusions.

Overeaters Anonymous

Sunday, Mar. 8, 2015, 6:00 pm

Community

Grace United Methodist Church, 10 Park Ave, , Westerly, , 02891

Meeting

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

Frizzante Champagne & Wine Bar, = 15 Water Street, , CT

The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, which was slated to kickoff Monday, has been rescheduled to March 9 because of the expected inclement weather.
The kickoff event will be held at the Frizzante Champagne & Wine Bar, located at 15 Water Street in Mystic. Family, friends, cancer survivors, caregivers and anyone interested in learning more about Relay for Life are encouraged to attend.
Activities for this event include guest speakers from the American Cancer Society, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Council and cancer survivors; free wine and hors d’oeurves; raffle prize drawings; sign-up opportunities for the Relay for Life of Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation; ticket availability for the Relay for Life Benefit Bingo, which will be held on March 20; plus information on other upcoming activities and events.
To learn more about the event or how to get involved, go to www.relayforlife.org/mptnct or call Lindsey LaFemina at (203) 379-4883.
To learn more about how to get tickets for the Relay for Life Benefit Bingo contact Tammy Shourds at tshourds@mptn-nsn.gov.

Blood Pressure Clinic, Mar. 9, Waterford

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

CVS, 106 Boston Post Road, Waterford, CT

9-10 a.m., sponsored by the VNA of Southeastern Connecticut; open to the public; (860) 444-1111.

Community

Strong House Adult Day Center, 546 Durham Road, Madison, CT

Family caregiving is stressful. Meet with other caregivers to get support, advice and encouragement. VNA Community Healthcare’s Caregiver Support Group is free and meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month. Call VNA Community Healthcare’s Helpline at (toll free) 1.866.474.5230 for more information on this and other family caregiving support groups.

Celebrate Recovery, Mondays, Groton

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 6:30 pm

Community

Groton Bible Chapel, 66 Toll Gate Road, Groton, CT

6:30 p.m., for folks that have "hurts, habits and hang-ups"; free; every Monday night; (860) 710-8032.

Downton Abbey Tea and Talk

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 2:30 pm

Community

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Madhu Gupta 860-447-1411 x 3 mgupta@plnl.org


This is an opportunity for passionate Downton Abbey fans to share their thoughts about the program.
Tea and light snacks will be served.

Community

East Lyme Public Library, 39 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

Mondays, 5-9 p.m.
Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-noon
Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon
Greg Rice will demonstrate use of the library's e-books; bring e-readers and questions; call to register for one-on-one help session; (860) 739-6926.

Heart Healthy Fitness, Mon/Wed/Fri, Groton

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 4:00 pm

Community

Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Road, Groton, CT

4-5 p.m., $72 per 8-week session; open to all; Mon. Wed. and Fri.; rainmr@aol.com; (860) 441-6785.

Lenten Luncheons, Ston.

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 12:00 pm

Community

Calvary Episcopal Church, Parish Hall, 27 Church St., Stonington Borough, CT

noon-1:30 p.m., to support Calvary Church Outreach Programs & The Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center; $10; free for children under age 6; includes entree, salad, bread, dessert and beverage; (860) 912-4144.

Feb. 23 - Baked Flounder, Janet Secard
Mar. 2 - Lasagne, Jim & Mary McAuley
Mar. 9 - Honey Baked Ham with all the trimmings, Tom Sanford and the Friday Men's Group.
Mar. 16 - Turkey Tetrazzini, Barbara Loftus
Mar. 26 - Lamb Shanks Shepherd's Pie, Grant Simmons

Community

Otis Library, 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

6-8:30 p.m., free; (860) 889-2365.

Overeaters Anonymous

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 6:00 pm

Community

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 56 Great Hammock Rd (Rt. 154)., Old Saybrook, , 06475

Meeting

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, Mondays

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-10 a.m., zumba lite;
10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., painting class;
11:30-noon, lunch;
noon-1:30 p.m., bingo;
1:30-2:30 p.m., gentle yoga;
1:30-3:30 p.m., wii bowling;
(860) 599-3285.

Strength Training, Mon/Wed, Groton

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 5:00 pm

Community

Groton Senior Center, 102 Newtown Road, Groton, CT

5-6 p.m., $60 per 8-week session; open to all; rainmr@aol.com; (860) 441-6785.

SUPPER BOOK CLUB: Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 5:30 pm

Community

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Suzanne Maryeski 860-447-1411 ext 5 smaryeski@plnl.org


The club usually meets the second Monday on the month, from 5:30 - 7:00 pm. Book selections are chosen by members a few months ahead of the meeting date. Copies of the book for March will be available for checkout at the Circulation Desk, beginning February 9. Each month the club chooses a local restaurant that fits the theme of book to order dinner. Menus are available at the Circulation Desk. Beverages are provided by the library. You may also bring your own supper.

March Title: Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini

The Job Search Club, Mondays, Pawcatuck

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 9:30 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9:30-10:30 a.m., employment specialist available; discover job essentials and where the jobs are; call for appointment (860) 599-3285 ext. 23; computer lab available from 9-3.

Waterford Senior Services, Mar. 9

Monday, Mar. 9, 2015, 8:30 am

Community

Waterford Senior Services, 15 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT

8:30 a.m., strength III; 9 a.m., casual bridge; 10 a.m., hearty moves; 10:15 a.m., duplicate bridge; 11:15 a.m., senior singers; 1 p.m., quilting; (860) 444-5839.

Book Discussion Group, Mar. 10, East Lyme

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 7:00 pm

Community

East Lyme Public Library, 39 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

7 p.m., The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League by Jeff Hobbs; free and open to the public; (860) 739-6926.

Cholesterol, HDL, Blood Sugar Screening

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

VNA Community Healthcare, 2319 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT

VNA Community Healthcare hosts a monthly clinic the second Tuesday of each month from 9:00 a.m. - noon at their 2319 Whitney Ave. location. Get immediate results and nurse counseling.

Cost is $35 for a full lipid profile plus glucose. Participants must be fasting. Call 203.458.4351 for an appointment (required).

More information can be found on VNA Community Healthcare’s website: ConnecticutHomecare.org or call 203.458.4351.

E-Books and Your E-Reader, Mon/Tues/Friday, E.Lyme

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

East Lyme Public Library, 39 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

Mondays, 5-9 p.m.
Tuesdays, 9 a.m.-noon
Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon
Greg Rice will demonstrate use of the library's e-books; bring e-readers and questions; call to register for one-on-one help session; (860) 739-6926.

GA and Gam-anon

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

United Congregational Church, 9 Castle Hill Road, Pawcatuck, CT

park in the back.

Mindful Meditation

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 7:30 am

Community

All Souls Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 19 Jay St., New London, CT

also 5:30-6:30 p.m. Wed.; free; (860) 535-0339.

Narcotics Anonymous, Tuesdays, Mystic

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

Old Mystic Fire District Hall, 115 Welles Road, Mystic, CT

7:30 p.m.

Community

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT

7-8:30 p.m., learn about the history of New London with historian Sally Ryan; free; call to register (860) 447-1411.

Mar. 3 - The CT Colony and Pequot War
Mar. 10 - New London's Early Years: 1646-1775
Mar. 17 - The Revolutionary War
Mar. 24 - Whaling: 1820-1860
Mar. 31 - Railroads and the Industrial Revolution
Apr. 7 - 1938 Hurricane to the Present

Community

Groton Public Library, 52 Newtown Road, Groton, CT

7 p.m., Groton Public Library, 52 Newtown Road; presented by Fiona Bain and Jennifer Worhle; free.

Overeaters Anonymous

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 7:30 pm

Community

St. Mark Episcopal Church, 15 Pearl St. , Mystic, , 06371

Meeting

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, Tuesdays

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-10 a.m., strength & balance;
10:30-11:30 a.m., Body, Mind & Spirit;
11-11:15 a.m., chair dancing;
11:30 a.m.-noon, lunch;
noon-1:30 p.m., bingo;
(860) 599-3285.

** Every other Tuesday - 8:30-11:30 a.m., foot clinic appointments with Nurse Judy from the VNA offered.

RAFA Member Meetings, 2nd Tuesdays, N.London

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 4:00 pm

Community

RAFA, 135 Garfield Ave., New London, CT

4 p.m., (860) 447-0055.

Rotor Cuff and Shoulder Problems, Mar. 10, O.Lyme

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 12:45 pm

Community

Lymes Senior Center, 26 Town Woods Road, Old Lyme, CT

12:45 p.m., presented by Colin Morris from Select Physical Therapy; free; (860) 434-1605.

Senior Zumba Gold, beginning Mar. 5, Niantic

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 3:00 pm

Community

East Lyme Senior Center, 37 Society Road, East Lyme, CT

3-4 p.m., 8 week session Tuesdays and Thursdays, with Donna Neaton; $32; $36 non-residents; (860) 739-5859.

Community

Waterford High School Auditorium, 20 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT

6:30-8 p.m., Scott Driscoll of Internet Safety Concepts; topics include: cyber bullying, texting, social media, video chatting and gaming sites; free and open to all; (860) 444-5848.

The Job Search Club, Tuesdays, Pawcatuck

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center, 27 Chase St., Pawcatuck, CT

9-11 a.m., employment specialist available; learn interview techniques for results; call for appointment (860) 599-3285; computer lab available from 9-3.

Waterford Senior Services, Mar. 10

Tuesday, Mar. 10, 2015, 9:00 am

Community

15 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, New London, CT

9 a.m., cribbage, strength I; 9:30 a.m., pitch games, pickleball; 10:15 a.m., strength II; 11:30 a.m., healthy stretch; 11:45 a.m., cafe lunch with $3 donation and reservation; 12:30 p.m., pinochle; 1 p.m., PACE; 2:15 p.m., chair yoga; (860) 444-5839.

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