SATURDAY, OCT. 4
ANNUAL ROAST PORK DINNER. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Glazed roast pork with fresh potatoes and vegetables, assorted breads and apple crisp for dessert. Silent gift basket auction. Plainville United Methodist Church, 56 Red Stone Hill, Plainville. $12 for adults, $6 for children, 4 and under free. Reservations suggested. (860) 747-2328.
SUNDAY, OCT. 5
LIONS CLUB OF PLAINVILLE FALL PANCAKE BREAKFAST. 8 a.m. to noon. Pancakes, French toast, strawberries, sugar-free, and regular syrup, orange juice, regular and chocolate milk. Visit from Rocky the Rock Cat. Our Lady of Mercy Parish Center, 19 South Canal St., Plainville. $6. Bring your unused eye glasses and hearing aids to donate for Lions International to send to people in Third World countries.
SUNDAY, OCT. 12
AUNT BUB’S PASTA SUPPER. 4 to 6 p.m. Dinner served at 5 p.m. Bring your own wine. Pasta, eggplant parmigiana, chicken, salad, bread, dessert, soft drinks. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. $15 for adults, $5 for children 10 years old and under. Free for children 5 years old and under. A portion of the price will go to the Amelia Lauretano-Desmond memorial fund to benefit the museum. RSVP by Oct. 8. Make checks payable to the Carousel Museum and mail to 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol, CT 06010. (860) 585-5411.
COMMUNION BREAKFAST. Held by the Plainville Knights of Columbus. All members and Catholic men are invited to gather for mass at 8:30 a.m. and then partake in a full breakfast together at the OLM monthly breakfast at the Parish Center, 19 South Canal St., Plainville. Cost is $4 per person.