Saturday July 9
ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST
St. Augustine’s Church, 144 Westminster Road, Route 14, Canterbury, will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Cost: $6.
TAG SALE – COVENTRY
The Coventry Republican Town Committee is hosting a tag sale at Ackert Electric, 1265 Main St., Coventry, from 8 a.m. to noon (rain or shine). To donate any good condition items that are no longer wanted or needed, contact Teddie Ackert at either (860) 742-5287 or Tsackert@aol.com.
WILLINGTON SENIORS HOST ALL YOU CAN EAT BREAKFAST
The Willington Seniors will host a pancake breakfast at the Senior Center – 60 Old Farms Road on Saturday, July 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. All you can eat!! $5.00 per person. Call 860-429-8321 for details
MAGIC AT THE LIBRARY
Guilford Smith Memorial Library, Main Street, South Windham, will host magician Pete Haddad at 11 a.m. Info: (860) 423-5159 or visit www.guilfordsmith.org.
LEBANON MEMORABILIA DAY
Lebanon Historical Society Museum, 856 Trumbull Highway, Lebanon, will host Memorabilia Day from noon to 3 p.m. Rain or shine. Come and share what you have found, inherited or collected about Lebanon or just come to exchange information or ask questions about all things Lebanon. Call to reserve your display space. Some exhibitors may have Lebanon memorabilia for sale. Info: (860) 642- 6579 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
FAMILY MOVIE EVENT – SCOTLAND
The Scotland Public Library, 21 Brook Road, Scotland will host a family movie event at noon. Library will show a PG-rated movie and provide popcorn and beverages. Info: (860) 423-1492
KIDS CLUB EVENT: CIVIL WAR LIFE
The Windham Textile & History Museum will host its July Kids Club Activity, “Life During the Civil War,” from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Learn about life in Connecticut during the 1860s at the time of the American Civil War. Kids Club Members are free. General admission: $5 for children, $2 for adults. All supplies and refreshments included. Call to register at (860) 456-2178.
PUPPET SHOW – UCONN
The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry, University of Connecticut campus, will host a puppet show at 3:30 p.m. Ki Hong Kim will present “The Adventures of Doggy Poo.” Show is a tabletop puppet version of a popular Korean children’s story about a lonely piece of poop who finds meaning and acceptance fertilizing a dandelion. Admission: $3 for children, $5 for adults.
VFW Post No. 1724, 1415 Main St., Willimantic, will host a spaghetti dinner from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Adults are $7, seniors $6 and children under 12, $4. For information or tickets, call (860) 423-8507. All proceeds donated to “Roof Fund.”
ST. PETER’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH CHICKEN BARBECUE
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 30 Church St. (Route 85), Hebron, will be holding its monthly dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. (or until sold-out). Cost is $12 for adults, $6 for children ages 6-12 and free for children 5 and under. Info: (860) 228-3244.
‘MY FAIR LADY’ – STORRS
The Connecticut Repertory Theatre concludes its 2011 Nutmeg Summer Series with “My Fair Lady,” running July 7-17 in the Harriett S. Jorgensen Theatre (lower Jorgensen Auditorium) on the University of Connecticut Storrs campus. Evening performances are Tuesday to Thursday, 7:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 8 p.m. and matinees Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets $10-$39. For information or tickets, call (860) 486-4226 or visit www.crt.uconn.edu.
Sunday July 10
ASHFORD FARMERS MARKET
The Ashford Farmers Market is held at Pompey Hollow Park, off Route 44 across from Ashford Town Hall. The market will run every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. through October. Info: Loretta at email@example.com.
PET ADOPTION EVENT AT ASHFORD FARMERS MARKET
“Our Companions” is planning its second annual Ashford Farmers Market pet adoption event. The event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Applications will be collected, but no adoptions will happen on the day of the event. Info: Stephanie at (860) 242-9999, ext. 303 or Stephanie@ourcompanions.org.
COVENTRY FARMERS MARKET
The Coventry Farmers Market is held at the Nathan Hale Homestead at 2299 South St. The market will run every Sunday 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. through October. Info: www.coventryfarmersmarket.com.
RASTOMJI TO PRESENT PIANO RECITAL
Khurshed Rastomji, adjunct professor of music at Eastern Connecticut State University and the Pomfret School, will present a piano recital at East Hampton Public Library, 20 E. High St., at 2:30 p.m. His performance will include music by Mozart, Chopin, Debussy and Liszt.
LACTATION/BREASTFEEDING CLASS OR CONSULTATION
Windham Community Memorial Hospital offers a breastfeeding class at 4 p.m. Cost is $10. Info: Pamela Yerkes, certified lactation consultant, at (860) 456-6973.
COLONIAL ADVENTURE FOR KIDS DAY CAMP
Children will be able to travel back to the 18th century at Connecticut Landmarks’ Nathan Hale Homestead in Coventry with the “Colonial Adventure for Kids” day camp. Registration is being sought now for the camp, which is Monday July 18 through Friday July 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Children ages 8 to 12 have the opportunity enjoy a week of summer fun and explore the way the colonists did in the 18th century. Cost is $150 for the week, $135 for members. Registration required as space is limited. To register, contact the Nathan Hale Homestead at (860) 742-6917 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
ARTS & CRAFTS VENDORS WANTED
Network Inc. is seeking arts and crafts vendors for a fall fair, “Connecticut’s Own,” to take place on Saturday, Sept. 24, on the grounds of Network’s main office on Route 6 in Andover from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A 10-foot-by-10-foot space is $25. Info: Kathleen McLean at (860) 753-2923 or e-mail email@example.com.
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