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      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 10:00 am
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      WEDNESDAYS

      Music in Motion – 10 a.m., Janet Carlson Calvert Library, 5 Tyler Drive, Franklin; move and sing; for children ages 1-4; free; (860) 642-6207.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 10:00 am
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Music in Motion – 10 a.m., Janet Carlson Calvert Library, 5 Tyler Drive, Franklin; move and sing; for children ages 1-4; free; (860) 642-6207.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 10:30 am
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Adult Children of Alcoholics – 10:30-11:45 a.m., Enders Island, St. Edmund’s Retreat Angel Hall, 1st Floor, Mystic; also held virtually; email: pamokerjoker@aol.com.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 5:30 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Yoga In Our City – 5:30 p.m., Williams Park, Broad St., New London; free; yogainourcity.com.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 5:30 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Yoga In Our City – 5:30 p.m., Williams Park, Broad St., New London; free; yogainourcity.com.

      Education/Lectures
      Education/Lectures

      Join us, free to all, and take a glimpse into the rich history and culture of Stonington and its famous Steamboat Hotel. Vyse will delve into the fascinating story of the African American restaurant family that worked out of the hotel, providing a unique and engaging look at this important part of Stonington’s past.
      Uncover the inspiring journey of Dr. Alexander Augusta, who, despite facing many obstacles, became a doctor, served in the Union army, and tirelessly worked towards racial equality. Discover the significance of the restaurant at the Steamboat Hotel, opened by Margaret Barnswell and her family.
      There will be much more to share, and we hope to see you all there!

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 6:00 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Take Off Pounds Sensibly – 6 p.m., Old Pachaug Town Hall, 879 Voluntown Road, Griswold; in-person weight loss meetings; free; (860) 886-3682.

      Education/Lectures, Misc. Events
      Education/Lectures, Misc. Events

      Early Registration: Members $10/Non-members $15Registration after 2/9: $15 Members / $20 Non-members

      The Lyman Allyn Art Museum will host Thames River Heritage Park’s winter lecture series, “Stories from the Park.” In the six-part series, Connecticut authors will talk about significant local history and culture.

      The lectures are scheduled on Wednesday evenings from 6 – 8:30 p.m. Those attending in-person will have an opportunity to meet the authors, purchase books and have them signed. Light hors d’oeuvres and wine will be served during the reception.

      February 15 lecture:Allegra DiBonaventura will address her book “For Adam’s Sake: A Family Saga in Colonial New England.” DiBonaventura is associate dean for graduate academic support at Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Her book focuses on powerful colonial New London families such as the Winthrops along with powerless ones such as the Jacksons, who were enslaved.

      Both in-person and virtual attendance is offered. Seating is limited, so advance registration is required. Interested participants may register at the Thames River Heritage Park website http://www.thamesriverheritagepark.org.

      For more information, please contact Cara Brenan cbrennan@thamesriverheritagepark.org at Thames River Heritage Park.

      Misc. Events
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 7:00 pm
      Misc. Events

      Whether you yourself struggle with addiction or with someone who does, Addiction Recovery Program meetings may help. The Twelve Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous have been adapted into a framework of the doctrines, principles, and beliefs of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
      Meetings are ages 18+ and will be held every Wednesday for those seeking to improve their lives. ALL are welcome. Please note: smoking and vaping are prohibited on the property.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 7:00 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Al-anon and Alateen – 7 p.m., St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 310 Fort Hill Road, Groton; free; alanon.org.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 7:00 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Bingo – 7 p.m., Gales Ferry Fire Company, 1772 Route 12, Gales Ferry; bingo cards sold starting at 6 p.m.; proceeds benefit Ledyard Lions charities; kitchen opens at 4:30 p.m.; ledyardlions@gmail.com.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 7:00 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Bingo – 7 p.m., Gales Ferry Fire Company, 1772 Route 12, Gales Ferry; bingo cards sold starting at 6 p.m.; proceeds benefit Ledyard Lions charities; kitchen opens at 4:30 p.m.; ledyardlions@gmail.com.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 7:00 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Family Support Group – 7 p.m., virtual; hosted by NAMI Southeast CT; free; registration required; (860) 237-7530; namisoutheastct.org.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 7:00 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Family Support Group – 7 p.m., virtual; hosted by NAMI Southeast CT; free; registration required; (860) 237-7530; namisoutheastct.org.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 7:30 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Gamblers Anonymous – 7:30 p.m., Quaker Hill Baptist Church, 144 Old Norwich Road, Quaker Hill.

      Community
      Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2023, 7:30 pm
      Community

      WEDNESDAYS

      Gamblers Anonymous – 7:30 p.m., Quaker Hill Baptist Church, 144 Old Norwich Road, Quaker Hill.