FRIDAY, APRIL 17
SPRING BREAK AT THE CAROUSEL MUSEUM. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Create a cut out. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. $6 for adults. $5 for children. Free for members. (860) 585-5411. TheCarouselMuseum.org
FEATHERED FRIENDS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Children can learn about feathers and their function for flight. Connecticut Parrot Society will be on hand. Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. (860) 314-1400. ImagineMuseum.org
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A KID FROM WORLD WAR II. 2 to 4 p.m. Children will have an opportunity to try out historical chores, play with old fashioned toys, try on clothes kids used to wear, and enjoy other activities. Connecticut Historical Society, 1 Elizabeth St., Hartford. $8 for adults, $6 for seniors, $4 for students and youths ages 6 to 17. Free for children 5 and under and CHS members. (860) 236-5621, ext. 222, Corinne_swanson@chs.org
SATURDAY, APRIL 18
OPEN HOUSE, 2015 INDIAN ROCK SUMMER DAY CAMP. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Camp is for children kindergarten through 12th grade. Swimming, canoeing, kayaking, archery, hiking, arts and crafts, Native American living, farm life, nature studies, animal husbandry and more. Indian Rock Nature Preserve, 501 Wolcott Rd., Bristol. (86) 583-1234.
SUNDAY, APRIL 19
ANNUAL PRINCESS MEET AND GREET. Held by the Junior Miss Southington Organization.12 to 4 p.m. Photos with all the princesses, face painting, glitter tattoos, balloon sculpturing, nail polishing, hair design, DJ, light refreshments, raffles. Aqua Turf, 556 Mulberry St., Plantsville. $15 in advance only. Benefits Southington Community Services and the children’s oncology department at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. PutinOntheRitz@aol.com, (860) 518-9041.
APRIL 20-APRIL 24
SPRING SCHOOL VACATION PROGRAMS. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1446.
SUNDAY, MAY 3
THE JUNIOR MISS SOUTHINGTON SCHOLARSHIP FUND RAISER/ COMMUNITY SERVICE PAGEANT. Contestants between the ages of 5 and high school senior resident in Connecticut are invited. Open pageant. Interview, talent, and on-stage question. Aqua Turf, 556 Mulberry St., Plantsville. PutinOntheRitz@aol.com, (860) 518-9041.
SATURDAY, MAY 9
‘TOUCH A TRUCK.’ Held by American Legion Auxiliary, Kiltonic Unit 72 and Southington Parks and Recreation. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Southington Drive-In, 935 Meriden Waterbury Turnpike, Plantsville. $3 for children, $1 for adults.