FRIDAY, JUNE 27
GASLIGHT FILM SERIES. 1 p.m. Series begins with “Cloud Atlas,” a steampunk-oriented adventure starring Tom Hanks, Halle Barry, High Grant. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Light refreshments courtesy of the Friends of the Bristol Public Library. No charge. Registration requested. (860) 584-7787, ext. 2023.
FUND RAISER FOR MISS CONNECTICUT TEEN USA SYDNEY WEST AND BEST BUDDIES. 6 p.m. Join Miss Connecticut Teen USA 2014, Miss Teen USA 2012 Logan West and Bravo TV star, and Mrs. Northeast Galaxy Lori-Ann Marchese, for a one-hour work out to raise money for Best Buddies. Discounted supplements, raffles, and autograph signing to follow. Body Construct, 1 Hartford Square, New Britain (East Side Gate, Entrance No. 60. $25 donation.
SATURDAY, JUNE 28
TAG SALE. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Held by the Salvation Army. Vendor tables, food and drinks, snow cones, free popcorn. 19 Stearns St., Bristol. (860) 583-4651.
SPRING SUPER TAG SALE. Sponsored by the Holy Trinity Byzantine Catholic Church, 9 a.m to 2 p.m. Selling anything and everything. Holy Trinity Byzantine Catholic Church, 121 Beaver St., New Britain. (860) 229-2531.
GRAVEYARD SHIFT GHOST TOUR. 6, 7, 8, and 9 p.m. Mark Twain House, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford. $22, $17 for members, $15 for children age and under. (860) 280-3130, MarkTwainHouse.org.
GIGANTIC TAG SALE. Sponsored by St. Olga’s Sisterhood of St. Mary’s Ukrainian Orthodox Church. The Sisterhood will be closing out its present inventory of books, household goods, jewelry, gift items, and knickknacks. Foods include beet borsch, kielbasa, sauerkraut, and pierogies. St. Mary’s Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 54 Winter St., New Britain.
SUNDAY, JUNE 29
FIFTH ANNUAL CAR SHOW AT VILLAGE GATE. With Bristol Auto Club. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 50 classic vehicles from the club. Village Gate will present family-friendly activities and car-themed treats from the grills. Village Gate residents will judge. Village Gate of Farmington, 88 Scott Swamp Rd., Farmington. (860) 676-8626.
MONDAY, JUNE 30
FOXWOODS CASINO BUS TRIP. Sponsored by the St. Stanislaus Golden Agers. Leave 8:30 a.m. from St. Stanislaus Church parking lot, West Street, Bristol. Return by 6 p.m. $20 includes buffet, casino bonus, and driver tip. (860) 583-4413.
‘TRADITIONAL PAINTINGS.’ Oil paintings by John Deden of Forestville. The Gallery at The Orchards, Community Room, second floor, 34 Hobart St., Southington.
MUZZY FIELD CELEBRATION. Presented by The Reach Foundation. Part of the 100th Anniversary Celebration of Muzzy Field. Proceeds benefiting children. Saturday, 5K run, Fuzzy Muzzy Kids Fun Run, carnival rides and games, and craft vehdors. Sunday, concert. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. Show at 5:30 p.m. Also, carnival rides, games, food, and craft vendors, motorcycle ride, baseball/softball clinics, home run derby, fire works. Muzzy Field, Jacobs Street, Bristol. Ticketmaster.com, TheReachFoundation.org, 1-800-745-3000.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 9
ST. STANISLAUS GOLDEN AGERS TRIPS TO ALL YOU CAN EAT LOBSTER AND COMEDY SHOW. Leaves St. Stanislaus Church, 510 West St., Bristol at 10:30 a.m. Delaney House, Holyoke, Mass. Reservations. (860) 589-5597.
THURSDAY, JULY 10
THE PLYMOUTH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT. Pequabuck Golf Club, Plymouth. (860) 584-5718, (860) 584-4722, info@CentralCTChambers.org, PlymouthCTChamber.org
TUESDAY, JULY 15
FOXWOODS CASINO TRIP. Trip associated with AARP Chapter 4146. Leave Our Lady of Mercy Church, 19 S. Canal St., Plainville at 8 a.m. Leave casino at 4:15 p.m. $21 per person. Bonus package included. Reservations only. No money will be collected on the bus. (860) 747-1732.
SATURDAY, AUG. 2
16TH ANNUAL PAUL KARVOSKI MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT. Gifts, continental breakfast, cart/green fees, driving range, dinner, and two hour open bar after the tournament. Benefits St. Francis Hospital Cancer center. Sponsors and players welcome. Blue Fox Run Golf Club, 65 Nod Rd., Avon. $150 per person. (860) 919-2700, email@example.com, (860)302-0610, firstname.lastname@example.org
MONDAY, AUG. 4
23RD ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT OF THE CENTRAL CONNECTICUT CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE. Tunxis Plantation, Farmington. CentralCTChambers.org, (860) 584-4718.
SUNDAY, AUG. 10
BUS TRIP TO YANKEE STADIUM. Offered by the BristolSeniorCenter. Game time to be announced Yankees vs. Cleveland Indians. Open to the public, first-come, first-served. $87 due at time of registration. Deluxe motor coach bus, trip director, and reserved main level seats in section 232A. Register now at BristolSeniorCenter, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. (860) 584-7895.
TUESDAY, AUG. 12
BOSTON HARBOR WHALE WATCH. Held by AARP Chapter 4146. Leave 7 a.m. from Our Lady of MercyChurch, S. Canal St., Plainville. Estimated time of return, 6:30 p.m. See the whales of the North Atlantic. Bring your camera. After, visit Boston, including Newbury Street and the Freedom Trail. Tour includes transportation, three-hour whale watch, free time at Quincy Market, driver’s gratuity. Reservations. $82. Make checks payable to Plainville AARP No. 4146. (860) 747-1732.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 12
PLAINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL, CLASS OF 1954 60TH REUNION. J. Timothy’s Tavern, 43 New Britain Ave., Plainville. For information, call Angie Pace, (860) 747-9890.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 18
BRISTOL ROTARY CLUB 28TH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT. Registration, 10 a.m. 11 a.m., lunch on the patio. 12:30 p.m., shotgun start. Chippanee Country Club, 6 Marsh Rd., Bristol. $175 for a single golfer. $50 for dinner only. Make checks payable to Bristol Rotary Club, send the name, address, email and phone number, along with your fee, to Bristol Rotary Club, P.O. Box 1674Bristol, CT06011-1674.
SATURDAY, NOV. 15
THE 40TH REUNION OF THE PLAINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1974. 7 to 11 p.m. Updating class list. Hawk’s Landing Country Club, Southington. Contact Bonnie West Mazurek, (860) 747-6483, Barbara Aivaz Willard, (860) 747-8989, PlainvilleClassof74@gmail.com
NOW thru JULY 20
NEW/ NOW: JOE FIG. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Solo exhibition featuring a series of sculptures and paintings by Joe Fig representing the studios of some of today’s leading contemporary artists, including Petah Coyne, Tara Donovan, and Ursula Von Rydingsvard. $12 for adults, $10 for senior citizens. $8 for students. Children under 12, free. Free admission from 10 a.m. to noon. New BritainMuseum of American Art, 56 Lexington St., New Britain. NBMAA.org.
PERENNIAL GARDEN WALK. Open daily. Enjoy quiet time with birds along a path of flowers. 35 Vernon St., Forestville.
BINGO. Tuesdays at 10:45 a.m., Fridays at 6:45 p.m. Benefits St. Anthony School. St. Anthony Church, 111 School St., Bristol.
BINGO. Every Wednesday at 6:45 p.m. Free coffee and cookies. Bristol Polish Club, 541 North Main St., Bristol.
THE BARGAIN CENTER. Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 9 a.m. to noon. Prospect United MethodistChurch, 99 Summer St., Bristol. $5 bag sale is on.
MONTHLY ADOPTION INFORMATION SESSIONS. Held by Connecticut Adoption Services. First Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. Barnes and Noble, 1599 S. East Rd., Farmington. (860) 678-9494. Register by 3 p.m. the Wednesday before, (860) 886-7500, CTAdoptions@waterfordcs.org