MILITARY APPRECIATION DINNER. 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 114 Main St. A free dinner, including hors d’oeuvres, a buffet dinner, and dessert will be offered free to all military members and veterans. Open to the public. Cost is $5 for immediate family members, $10 for all other guests. RSVP Denise Johnson at (860) 707-6838.
HAM AND BEAN DINNER. 6 p.m. at the Mary Our Queen Church hall, 248 Savage St. Cost is $12 per person ($6 for children). Proceeds benefit the church’s scholarship fund. Tickets on sale after masses on Jan. 14, 15, 21, and 22 or call Gloria or Vinnie at (860) 276-0654.