Kids listings for July 24

JULY 24-26
OTHER
‘THE WIZARD OF OZ: YOUNG PERFORMERS EDITION.’ Presented by New Britain Youth Theater. Friday, 7 p.m. Saturday, 7 p.m., Sunday, 2 p.m. Performers from 16 towns including Bristol, Plainville, and Southington. Holmes Elementary School, 2150 Stanley St., New Britain. Tickets are $15 for adults, $13 for children, students, and seniors. (860) 515-8115. NBYT.org.

JULY 27-31
BRISTOL
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL. 6 to 8 p.m. Open to children pre-K to grade 5. Explore Mt. Everest Imagination Station, games, Bible stories, children videos, and fun. Grace Baptist Church Church, 736 King St., Bristol.

TUESDAY, JULY 28
SOUTHINGTON
THE GREAT LEONE; WUNDERLEE PUPPETS. 6 to 8 p.m. Kid’s Entertainment Series of The Southington Parks and Recreation Department. Recreation Park, Maxwell Noble Drive, Southington. In inclement weather, moves community pavilion at the drive-in or the auditorium of South End School. Signs will direct. Free. All ages. Southington.org/KES

BRISTOL
SUMMER WORKSHOP SERIES AT IMAGINE NATION. Clay Play. Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. $10 per child for non-members. $8 for members. Museum admission not included. Adults must be on site. Register. (860) 540-3199.

THURSDAY, JULY 30
BRISTOL
SUMMER WORKSHOP SERIES AT IMAGINE NATION. Mobile Masters, manipulate wire and assorted materials into a free-hanging work of art. Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. $10 per child for non-members. $8 for members. Museum admission not included. Adults must be on site. Register. (860) 540-3199.

PLAINVILLE
MIRACLE TREAT DAY AT PLAINVILLE DAIRY QUEEN. 1 to 7 p.m. Fund raiser for Children’s Miracle Network, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Frozen bounce ouse, Robo and Tails the Clowns from 5 to 7 p.m. Facepainting, games, raffles. Dairy Queen, 81 East St., Plainville.

AUG. 4-25
SOUTHINGTON
MUSIC THERAPY FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS. Presented by Southington Parks and Recreation Department. Ages 3 to 5, 5 to 5:45 p.m.; ages 6 to 12, 5:50 to 6:35 p.m.; ages 13 and up, 6:40 to 7:25 p.m. Program uses music intervention to promote physical, emotional, and social needs in a fun and creative environment. Southington Public Library, 255 Main St., Southington. $80. Pre-registration and payment required. Class sizes limited. (860) 276-6219.

SATURDAY, AUG. 8
BRISTOL
THREE ON THREE BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT. 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.. For youths entering first grade in the fall through seniors in high school. In addition, there will be an NBA Live Xbox tournament, raffles, music. Boys and Girls Club of Bristol Family Center, 255 West St., Bristol. Registration is $10 per player. All teams in grades 1 to 5 must have a parent coach. (860) 583-4734.

THURSDAY, AUG. 13
SOUTHINGTON
‘WHEN I’M IN CHARGE.’ 5 to 6:45 p.m. For youths in grades 4 to 6. Focuses on teaching ways for youths to keep safe when left at home on their own. The program is directed by Red Cross certified instructor Terri Benoit. Southington Youth Services, 196 North Main St., Southington. (860) 276-6281.

NOW thru AUG. 21
PLAINVILLE
FREE SUMMER MEALS. Breakfast, 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. Lunch, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m Offered by CTMeals. Meals include fresh fruits, salads, milk, sandwiches, more. Norton Park, Plainville. For other sites, dial 2-1-1 or visit CTSummerFood.org. No pre-registration necessary.

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