Health listings for April 11



LUNCH AND LEARN FEATURES DINE WITH A DENTIST. Noon to 1 p.m. Dr. Sunita Kalluri and Maegan Connolly will speak about how the mouth is the window to overall health. The Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley Memorial campus, 81 Meriden Ave., Southington. RSVP, 1-877-4AGING1.




ANNUAL PROFESSIONALS’ HIV EDUCATION FORUM. Organized by the Bristol Mayor’s Task Force on HIV/ AIDS. 8:30 a.m. Six hours of training. For medical and social service professionals who work with people living with HIV/ AIDS. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. $25 fee covers the cost of the workshop including a light breakfast and a lunch., 1-860-589-6433. Registration and payment due by April 23.




POWER YOGA. Mondays and Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. Will cover basic postures and flow them together to bring up your heart rate. All levels welcome and modified versions of each posture will be available for those that need it. There will be an additional series of postures to practice balance and build strength. Class will wind down with mindful stretching and deep relaxation. Music will set the mood and help carry the flow. Bring yoga mat and yoga props, block, strap, a small towel, and a bottle of the water. $10 per participant. Indian Rock Nature Preserve, 501 Wolcott Rd., Bristol. (860) 583-1234.


NOW thru APRIL 30


FREE FAMILY ZUMBA SERIES. Wednesday, 5:15 to 6 p.m. (No class April 16). Bristol Hospital, Hughes Auditorium, Level A, Brewster Road, Bristol. Funded by a grant from Thomaston Savings Bank and a donation from Dr. Susan Adeyinka. Pre-register. (860) 585-3895,


NOW thru APRIL 24


LIVESTRONG AT THE YMCA. Fitness-based cancer survivor program. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wheeler Regional Family YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. Free. (860) 747-4192.