Special Events

Program Policy Reminder
For all programs paid in advance, no refunds will be given unless you find a replacement or there is a wait list.
If you plan to participate in programs, make sure you renew your program registration. View more information on registration days (PDF).

AARP Tax Aide

Thursdays February 2th-April 13th
Appointment Times are Scheduled Between 9am-1pm

Trained volunteers will complete federal and state income tax returns at no charge for those 50 and older.
Stop in or call the Ellington Senior Center at 860-870-3133 for an appointment time.

tax aid

Lion's Club Pancake Breakfast
Saturday, March 25, 2017
8 am-10 am

Adults: $10; Kids 12 and under $5
Proceeds benefit the Ellington Senior Center and Lion's Club.  Contact:  ellingtonlionsclub@gmail.com 
For more info


AARP Smart Driver 2017 Class 

Pre-registration is required.

AARP Members: $15.00 Non-AARP Members: $20.00 Cash or check made payable to AARP, due at class.
Remember your AARP card
For Complete Schedule

aarp safe driver

Board of Education Budget Proposal for Fiscal Year 2017-2018

Presented By:  Dr, Scott Nicol, Superintendent 
Friday, April 7, 2017  
10:30 am
Ellington residents are welcome to come listen and ask questions of the budget being proposed for the Ellington Public Schools for fiscal year 2017-2018.  Please sign up in the Information Center, or call, so we can arrange for proper seating.


Join Us As We Kick Off Our 20th Anniversary Celebration With:

Pizza Day!

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
12:00 PM
Join us for 2 slices and a beverage for $3.50 as we kick off our 20th Anniversary Celebration!  
RSVP is required by 4/10/17.


An Afternoon of Memories & Creative Writing....

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
1:00 pm
Listen as local authors share their stories, memoirs, poems, songs and more.  Please sign up in the Information Center so we can arrange for proper seating and refreshments. 


Town Budget Proposal for Fiscal Year 2017-2018

Presented By:  Lori Spielman, First Selectman & Felicia LaPlante, Assistant Finance Officer/Deputy Treasurer
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
1:00 PM
Ellington residents are encouraged to come hear about the proposed budget for the coming year.  Please sign up in the Information Center, or call, so we can plan proper seating.


The Ellington Singers Invite You to
The 33rd Annual Spring Musicale

Thursday, April 13, 2017
FREE - Please bring a non-perishable food item to be donated to the Ellington Food Pantry

florence and Basil

Join Andrew Slicer for a Special Presentation on the Ellington Volunteer Ambulance Corps.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
11:00 am
Sign up in the Information Center
Learn about the explorer program, staffing for the ambulance, what happens when 911 is called, what an AED is and more. You'll also get to tour the inside of one of Ellington's ambulances. 


History for Fun:  History's Mysteries

Presented By:  Joe Ouellette
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
1:00 PM
Learn about the latest theories in the Bermuda Triangle, Jimmy Hoffa, Amelia Earhart, Bimini Road, DB Cooper & More!  Sign up in the Information Center, or call, so we can plan for proper seating.


SPAGHETTI DINNER with Italian Music by:
Ashley Cruz

Thursday, April 27,2017

12:30 pm dinner
Spaghetti, Meatballs, Salad, Italian Bread
Dessert & Beverage
1:30 pm Entertainment By “Ashley Cruz”
Tickets in Advance BY: April 25
Residents: $8.00
Non-Residents: $9.00
For more info

spaghetti dinner

Timeless:  A Prom for the Ages

Friday, April 28, 2017
7:00 pm-9:00 pm
Where:  Ellington Senior Center
Who:  Singles & Couples Welcome!
FREE Admission - Ticket Required
The members of the Ellington Senior Center and Ellington High School's National Honor Society students will combine for an evening of dancing, light hors d'oeuvres and fun!