1. On Saturday October 13, Stonington-Mystic Patch, Groton Patch and the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce are holding a cash mob in downtown Mystic. Ten great local businesses are participating in the event and many of them will have specials for mobsters. We are taking advanced registrations on Patch. All you need to register is your email address and zip code, and be willing to spend at least $20 on Saturday, October 13 in downtown Mystic. For questions email Stonington-Mystic Patch Editor Bree Shirvell.
2. The Mystic Woman's Club, a member of the General Federation of Women's Clubs of CT, will hold their next meeting on Thurs., Oct. 11, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mark's Episcopal Church at 15 Pearl St., Mystic. The guest speaker will be cookbook author and New England food expert, Katie Moose who will give a presentation on The Food History of New England. All potential new members are welcome to attend this or any meeting. For more information, contact Peggy at 860-535-2356.
3. Simply Majestic is offering 50 percent off select jewelry services for the month of October and a portion of sales will go to the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation. Simply Majestic staff will also be wearing scrubs all month. And there are plenty of more ways to Shop Pink in Stonington this month.
4. Former President Jimmy Carter won the Nobel Prize on Oct. 11, 2002
5. Today's thought: "You have to be willing to get happy about nothing." —Andy Warhol