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THE MYSTIC NOANK LIBRARY IS HOSTING A TALK ON NATUROPATHIC TREATMENTS WITH KAITLYN “DR. KAT” STAAL ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 14TH FROM 11AM – 12:30PM. FIND OUT MORE ABOUT ACUPUNCTURE, CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY, AND REIKI WITH DR. KAT, A NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIAN. TEAS AND SNACKS WILL BE SERVED AND ADMISSION IS FREE.

SUPPORT THE EAST LYME HIGH SCHOOL “DINE OUT” TO RAISE FUNDS FOR THE SENIOR DRUG AND ALCOHOL FREE POST GRADUATION PARTY. ENJOY DINNER AT MAIN STREET GRILL IN NIANTIC ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 17TH AND A PORTION OF ALL RECEIPTS WILL BE DONATED TO EAST LYME HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR CLASS.

THE AMERICAN LEGION AUXILIARY IS HOSTING A ROAST PORK DINNER ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 21ST FROM 5P – 7P AT 16 YORK AVENUE IN NIANTIC. ADULTS ARE $10 AND CHILDREN UNDER 10 ARE $3.50. ROAST PORK WITH ALL THE FIXIN’S, MASHED POTATOES, GRAVY, GLAZED CARROTS, ITALIAN STYLE GREEN BEANS, ROLLS AND BUTTER, ASSORTED DESSERTS, COFFEE AND TEA

SURFSIDE 8 SQUARE DANCE CLUB WILL HOLD A DANCE ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 20TH FROM 8 – 10:30PM WITH CALLER JIM SCHELL AND CUER, KATHY BRYANT. THE THEME OF THE DANCE IS PLEDGE FOR OUR NEW LEADER. THE DANCE WILL BE HELD AT THE WESTERLY SENIOR CENTER, 39 STATE STREET, WESTERLY.
DONATION OF $7 FOR DANCERS, OBSERVERS ARE FREE.

PLANNING ON STUDYING FOR YOUR EXAMS AT THE LIBRARY? ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 21ST THE MYSTIC NOANK LIBRARY WILL OFFER A VARIETY OF FUN, STRESS-RELIEVING ACTIVITIES TO HELP YOU RELAX IN BETWEEN YOUR STUDY SESSIONS. THE ACTIVITY ROOM WILL BE OPEN ALL DAY. LOOK FOR MANY DESTRESSING AREAS WITH COLORING, LEGO BUILDING, PUZZLE-MAKING, AND MORE. WE WILL BE SERVING COOKIES TO STUDENTS THROUGHOUT THE DAY. STOP BY AND TAKE A BREATHER OR FIND A QUIET SPACE TO STUDY.

THE MYSTIC & NOANK LIBRARY PRESENT NEW TECH CLASSES THIS JANUARY. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4TH IS WORDPRESS 101, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18TH IS YOU TUBE BASICS, AND MONDAY, JANUARY 23RD IS BACKING UP YOUR FILES. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR EACH CLASS, PLEASE SIGN UP VIA THE LIBRARY WEBSITE, MYSTICNOANKLIBRARY.COM OR CALL THE LIBRARY AT 860-536-7721 FOR ASSISTANCE.

THE NORWICH LIONS CLUB INVITES YOU TO DINE AT THE 99 RESTAURANT, 5 SALEM TURNPIKE IN NORWICH ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 24TH FROM 5-8PM. A PORTION OF PROCEEDS GO TO THE NORWICH LIONS CLUB PROGRAMS FOR THE BLIND, DIABETES AND EARLY ID OF CHILD VISION PROBLEMS.

LEARN HOW TO GET NATURAL, HEALTHY SLEEP IN A NEW SERIES LED BY INSTRUCTOR CHRISTOPHER J. HELAL, PH.D. HE HAS ADVANCED CERTIFICATION FROM THE AMRIT YOGA INSTITUTE IN TEACHING THE GUIDED MEDIATION TECHNIQUE USED IN SLEEP SCHOOL. THE PROGRAM WILL MEET AT 8PM ON WEDNESDAYS JANUARY 25, FEBRUARY 1 & 22, MARCH 15, AND APRIL 5. SIGN UP IS ON THE LIBRARY WEBSITE OF CALL THE LIBRARY.

THE NEXT GATHERING OF THE CT ACCORDION ASSOC WILL BE HELD AT 1PM ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 29TH AT WAVERLY INN, 286 MAPLE AVENUE IN CHESTER. THE COST IS $5 FOR CAA MEMBERS AND $10 FOR NON MEMBERS. RSVP TO 203-272-1202 BY JANUARY 27TH.

THE CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH AT 78 WASHINGTON STREET IN NORWICH IS HOSTING A DOWNTOWN OPEN MIC ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 28TH FROM 7-9PM. DONATION OF $5 OR 4-5 CAN GOODS FOR THE FOOD PANTRY.

NEED HELP WITH YOUR COMPUTER OR SMART PHONE? THE GROTON PUBLIC LIBRARY IS PARTNERING WITH THE GROTON SENIOR CENTER TO OFFER TEEN TECH SUPPORT. AN OPEN COMPUTER WORKSHOP WHERE LOCAL TEENS HELP SENIOR CITIZENS WITH THEIR COMPUTER, PHONES, AND OTHER DEVICES. TEEN TECH SUPPORT MEETS MONTHLY AT THE GROTON SENIOR CENTER STARTING MONDAY, JANUARY 30TH AT 4PM. TEENS INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING, PLEASE CONTACT THE TEEN LIBRARIAN FOR AN APPLICATION.

THE PRESTON VFW, LOCATED AT 28 SPICER ROAD IN PRESTON, IS HOSTING A 50’S/60’S SWEETHEART DANCE ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11TH FROM 8P – MIDNIGHT. PUT ON YOUR 50’S & 60’S GEAR AND DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY WITH YOUR SWEETHEART TO DJ TIM CUFF. $12 PER PERSON OR $20 PER COUPLE. 21
AND OVER. TICKETS ARE AVAILABE AT THE CANTEEN OR CALL MAUREEN AT 860-334-7061.

THE CITY CABARET HOSTS ANDY SHERWOOD’S DIXIELAND JAZZ QUARTET ON FEBRUARY 19TH. ALL CITY CABARET 2017 CONCERTS ARE HELD IN THE CITY OF GROTON AUDITORIUM AT 295 MERIDIAN STREET IN GROTON ON SUNDAYS AT 3PM, JANUARY THRU APRIL. CONCERTS ARE FREE. FOR MORE INFO CALL THE
CONCERT LINE AT 860-446-4129.

THE MYSTIC & NOANK LIBRARY WILL BE CONTINUING OUR WINTER MOVIE MATINEES FOR 2017. STOP BY EVERY SATURDAY AT 3PM FROM JANUARY 7TH THRU FEBRUARY 25TH. WARM UP WITH A NEW CHILDREN’S MOVIE EACH WEEK. MOVIES ARE APPROPRIATE FOR ALL AGES. FOR A LISTING OF MOVIES VISIT WWW.MYSTICNOANKLIBRARY.ORG. DON’T FORGET TO BRING YOUR SNACKS.

THE CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH AT 78 WASHINGTON STREET IN NORWICH IS HOSTING A SHROVE PANCAKE SUPPER ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH FROM 6-7PM. PANCAKES, SAUSAGE, BACON, FRUIT, AND BEVERAGE. DONATION IS $5

THE MYSTIC & NOANK LIBRARY WILL BE SCREENING A SERIES OF RECENTLY RELEASED DVD’S OF POPULAR ADULT FEATURE FILMS ON FRIDAY AFTERNOONS AT 3PM. THE SERIES WILL RUN FROM FEBRUARY 3RD TO MARCH 17TH. FOR MORE DETAILS, PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT MYSTICNOANKLIBRARY.ORG. THE SCREENINGS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. BRING YOUR SNACKS!!

THE FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY ANNUAL BOOK SALE IS BEING HELD ON SATURDAY, APRIL 9TH FROM 9AM-1PM AT THE POQUETANUCK FIREHOUSE, 87 ROUTE 2A IN PRESTON. DONATIONS MAY BE DROPPED OFF IN THE COLLECTION BOX IN FRONT OF THE PRESTON PUBLIC LIBRARY. FOR LARGE DONATIONS, PLEASE CALL 860-887-5828.

THE FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH AT 199 VALLEY STREET IN WILLIMANTIC IS HOSTING A GRANDPARENTS RAISING GRANDCHILDREN SUPPORT GROUP ON THE 4TH WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH, SEPTEMBER THRU MAY. FROM 5:30 – 7P, THEY PROVIDE A LIGHT MEAL AND CHILDCARE AND A PLACE FOR GRANDPARENTS TO SHARE THEIR EXPERIENCES, CONCERNS, AND INFORMATION WITH EACH OTHER.

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