September 13 – November 1- Project 143 invites you to be a host family for an orphan in your home for 4-5 weeks during the summer or winter holidays. Their hosting program focuses on children ages ranging from 6-16, sibling sets and special needs orphans. Project 143 is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization. For more information call (912) 659-9270, email Abigail Hunt at email@example.com, or visit http://projectonefortythree.org.
October 2-11 Impact Connecticut’s 10 Days of Prayer will be running from October 2-11 at various locations around Connecticut, with prayer meetings at 7:00 P.M. Each Evening. Every year on the ten days from Rosh Hashanah through Yom Kippur, people have been uniting in worship, repentance and prayer to see God’s kingdom come to our needy communities. At the end of the ten days, you’re invited to participate in “Restore: A New England Convocation,” on Wednesday, October 12, at 3:00 P.M., in the historic Moody Auditorium in Northfield, Massachusetts. You are also invited to the CT 10 Days Summit on Wednesday, September 21, from 11 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. at Wellspring Church in Berlin. For more information including the complete calendar of events, visit www.impactconnecticut.com
October 4 A New England Biblical Values Summit will be held at the Bethany Assembly of God, 580 Main Street in Agawam, Massachusetts, on Tuesday, October 4, from 7:00 to 9:00 P.M. An interactive Town Hall style gathering of Conservative Christian and Jewish leaders will deliberate on several issues effecting ethical values in New England with open participation by attendees. Leading representatives of Defend the Family International, Mass Resistance, Family Institute of Connecticut and others will be on the panel. This is an event for people who are already convinced of the need to restore Biblical values in our society and looking for new ways to do it. For more information, call (860) 985-5777 or visit www.defendthefamily.com
October 7 Learn to breathe new life into your leadership at the John Maxwell Worldwide Leadership Simulcast “Live 2 Lead,” with leadership experts John Maxwell, Simon Sinek, Liz Wiseman, and Chick-fil-A Chairman Dan Cathy. “Live 2 Lead” is Friday, October 7, at the University of Hartford. For more information, call (860) 817-0476 or visit www.l2lhartford.com
October 7-9 International Tabernacle of Prayer in East Hartford presents “On Eagle’s Wings 2016,” a conference running from Friday through Sunday, October 7-9, featuring Rev. Felix Siaw and Guest Minister Apostle Yaw Adu from the House of Prayer in Ghana. There will be four sessions: Friday from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M., Saturday from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M., Sunday from 10:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M., and Sunday frrom 6:00 to 9:00 P.M. International Tabernacle of Prayer is located at 81 Woodlawn Circle in East Hartford. For more information, call (860) 502-8761, or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
October 8 & 9 Looking for a fun fall foliage outing this Columbus Day Weekend? Visit the charming town of Madison on the beautiful Shoreline of Connecticut and meet some of New England’s most exciting fine artists and artisans. Hosted by the Art Center Killingworth, this Free Autumn Arts Festival is Saturday & Sunday, October 8 & 9, located at Boston Post Road (Route 1) and Copse Road on the Madison Town Green. There, pick up your Event Program, and enjoy great art, live music and a variety of food options. Plan ahead by calling (860) 663-5593 or by visiting the Arts Center’s website and see a gallery of participating artists at www.artscenterkillingworth.org
October 13 The next Women Connecting After Five is an opportunity for you to invite your male friend to hear Thomas Nash talk about fraud and identity theft. Paul and Georgia Basko will share about the day Paul tried to fly, falling off a roof and adjusting to a new “normal.” Enjoy a delicious dinner at the Nutmeg Restaurant, 297 South Main Street in East Windsor. The cost is $20 cash per person. The event is Thursday, October 13, at 6:00 P.M. For Reservations, call (860) 742-0194, or send an e-mail to email@example.com
October 14 Christian aritsts Switchfoot & Relient K will be performing in concert on Friday, October 14, at The Dome at Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford. To purchase tickets, call 800-745-3000 or visit www.oakdale.com