SEPT. 7-OCT. 23
FALL SESSION 1 YOUTH PROGRAMS. Youth football, on Wednesdays, two separate classes for ages 4 to 7; Gymnastics, Saturdays, four separate classes from ages 1 to 7; Soccer, Saturdays, three separate classes ranging from ages 2 to 10; martial arts, Monday, Thursday, Saturday, times vary; rock climbing, Monday to Sunday, time varies, classes offered for ages 4 to 12. Wheeler YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. (860) 793-9631, ext. 127.
SEPT. 7 to OCT. 25
ARCHERY. 5:15 to 6 p.m., rookies, ages 7 to 10 at Wheeler YMCA Field; 6:15 to 7 p.m., pros, ages 10 to 13 at Wheeler YMCA Field. Wheeler YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. (860) 793-9631, ext. 127.
SEPT. 10-OCT. 1
SHAKE, RATTLE, AND ROLLERS FOR PRESCHOOLERS. Thursdays, 10 to 10:35 a.m. Builds coordination, flexibility, and socialization skills. For children 33 months to 4 years. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $20 per child. (860) 585-3895, cgaray@BristolHospital.org
FRIDAY, SEPT. 11
BACK TO SCHOOL FAMILY NIGHT. Presented by Bristol Parks and Recreation Department. 6:30 p.m. “Frozen.” Pre-show entertainment featuring Les Julian. Sponsored by First Bristol Federal Credit Union. Muzzy Field, Bristol. Advance tickets are $1 per person and available at Parks and Recreation Dept., 111 North Main St., Bristol, the Dennis Malone Aquatics Center, 325 Mix St., Bristol and the First Bristol Federal Credit Union, 25 North St. and 902 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Tickets at the gate will be $3 per person. JessiePetroka@ci.Bristol.Ct.us, (860) 584-6160.
SEPT. 19, OCT. 8, OCT. 24
ST. PAUL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE. Saturdays, 10 and 11:30 a.m. Thursday, 7 p.m. Tour the building. Meet faculty. (Placement exam is Saturday, Nov. 21 at 8 a.m.) St. Paul Catholic High School, 1001 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Pre-register. SPCHS.net, firstname.lastname@example.org, (860) 584-0911.
SUNDAY, OCT. 4
MAD HATTER TEA EXTRAVAGANZA. Held by St. Matthew School. 2 to 4 p.m. Tea, coffee, hot chocolate, tea sandwiches, confections, entertainment, carousel rides, children’s crafts, face painting, raffle baskets, bake sale, 50/50 raffle. Meet and greet with the characters. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. $15 for adults. $12 for children 12 and under. (860) 869-9942.