PA 2015 Logo for webParticle Accelerator:  A Day of Music and Hope will be held Saturday June 13, 2015 in Rotary Park, Putnam from noon to 11 p.m.

The 9th annual event, in memory of Jack Young Jr., is a free music festival featuring 20 bands of all musical genres and dedicated to raising awareness for suicide and depression and funds for United Services, Inc., one of Connecticut’s most comprehensive private, non-profit behavioral health centers, providing mental and behavioral health education, prevention, treatment and social services to the children, adults, families and communities of Northeastern Connecticut since 1964. For more information, visit

Check out our event flyer: 2015 Particle Flyer

Special Thanks to our 2015 Particle Accelerator Sponsors:

United Lens Company · Connecticut Office of Rural Health · DJ Merf Entertainment · Wheelabrator · Byrnes Agency · Thrivent Financial/St. John Lutheran Church  · Brooklyn Cares · Daniel R. Santos CPA · Common Sense Payroll · Roland H. Lupien, DDS · Rogers Corporation · Savage Systems · Chase Graphics · Gagnon Sign · Hospice and Palliative Care of Northeastern Connecticut · SPIROL · Giant Pizza · Rawson Materials · Putnam Plastics · Quest Martial Arts · Ideal Plastic Systems · Gerardi Insurance Services · Gilman & Valade Funeral Homes & Crematory · Jewett City Savings Bank · Quality Resourcing Services · Taylor Brooke Winery · The Law Office of Robert B. Young · Putnam Bank · Zip’s Diner · The Shop · RPC Associates · The Copeland Family · Quiet Corner Consulting · Racine Company · Jimmy’s Kids Foundation · Four G’s Restaurant & Pizza