Senior listings for March 21

FRIDAY, MARCH 21

PLAINVILLE

THE FRIENDS HELPING FRIENDS GROUP. 11:30 a.m. on the third Friday of each month. For those who like to eat out at a restaurant but not to dine alone. Marilyn’s Pub, 388 Broad St., Bristol. (860) 747-5728 to register.

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 22

PLAINVILLE

ACCESS HEALTH CT ENROLLMENT FAIR. 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. Sign-up, questions, contact Stephanie Soucy, (860) 436-0008. ssoucy@accesshealthct.com

 

SOUTHINGTON

THE ORCHARDS AT SOUTHINGTON TOUR. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Edesa Ciscar, retirement counselor will lead the tour. The Orchards of Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656.

 

MARCH 28, APRIL 4

PLAINVILLE

FREE BEGINNERS’ COMPUTER WORKSHOP FOR WINDOWS 7. Fridays, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Take the mystery out of computers, learn how to use hardware and software, how to use a mouse, and learn what your computer has to offer. Free. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville. Sign up underway. (860) 747-5728.

 

TUESDAY, APRIL 22

PLAINVILLE

AARP DRIVER SAFETY CLASS. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Covers the effects of aging and medication on driving, local hazards, accident prevention measures and more. Films and discussions will be presented and a driver’s manual provided. No written or on the road test required. Upon completion, an insurance company must give a discount of at least 5 percent on auto insurance. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville. $15 for AARP members providing a membership number and $20 for other attendees. Sign-up at the SeniorCenter.

 

ONGOING

SOUTHINGTON

WEEKLY BRIDGE CLUB. 1:30 p.m. Learn the game and become a member. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. SouthingtonOrchards.org. (860) 628-5656.

 

PLAINVILLE

THE PLAINVILLE SENIORS’ BOWLING. Mondays, 12:45 p.m. Laurel Lanes, 136 New Britain Ave., Plainville. $8 per person, per week, and includes three games of bowling, automatic scoring, and free weekly beverage. Open to bowlers of all abilities. Frank Robinson, Bowling League president, (860) 747-2918.

 

POOL PLAYER’S CLINIC. Mondays, 10:30 to noon. Improve your game, learn good mechanics, and cue ball control. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville.

 

CANASTA. Friday mornings at 10 a.m. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville. Sign-up. (860) 747-5728.

 

OPEN PAINTING GROUP. Wednesdays from 1 to 3 p.m. Informal group, no instructor. No registration necessary. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville.