SATURDAY, NOV. 28
BRISTOL EASTERN HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1975 40TH REUNION. Sign-up at Classmates.com
SINGLES DINNER AND THEATER. Held by Social Connections. 6 p.m. Meet at Paradise Pizza, 10 East St., New Britain. Afterward go to Hole in the Wall Theater to see “Lysistrata.” You buy your dinner, theater tickets are $20. Reserve by Nov. 27. (860) 582-8229.
SUNDAY, NOV. 29
HOLISTIC FAIR. 12 to 4 p.m. 35 vendors, demonstrations, speakers. The Loop Banquet Hall, 161-B Woodford Ave., Plainville. Free admission. Request donations for Plainville Food and Connecticut Pet Food Pantry. (860) 989-0033. YourHolistic Events@gmail.com
TUESDAY, DEC. 1
HOW TO MAKE BOWS AND RIBBON ROSES FOR ANY OCCASION. 6 p.m. A hand’s on program with Denise Fosse. Participants will use wired ribbon to make a flower that can be pinned to clothing or used on a wreath. Supplies provided by the Friends of the Plainville Public Library. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. Space is limited. Register. (860) 793-1446.
BRISTOL GARDEN CLUB’S HOLIDAY LUNCHEON AND BOUTIQUE. 9:30 a.m. Speaker: Kyrmie Zaslow, “Winter Wonderland.” Luncheon entrée choices: Chicken Florentine, pan seared salmon, New York strip, Eggplant parmigiana. $40 per person. Register. (860) 589-7166.
LITERACY VOLUNTEERS OF CENTRAL CONNECTICUT TUTOR ORIENTATION AND INFORMATION CENTER. 6 to 7 :30 p.m. New Britain Public Library, Community Room, 20 High St., New Britain. Register. (860) 229-7323.
JAY BABINA OF BRANFORD ART EXHIBIT. Oil, acrylic, and watercolor paintings. The Gallery at The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. Run by Southington Arts and Crafts Association. (860) 628-5656.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 2
IRIS FOLDING. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Adele Kasinskas presents a way to make greeting cards and/ or framed art. Our Lady of Calvary Retreat Center, 31 Colton St., Farmington. $25. All materials included.
THURSDAY, DEC. 3
HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE. 6:30 p.m., children’s story time. 7 to 8 p.m., flute section of Plainville Wind Ensemble will perform a holiday medley. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-0221, ext. 264.
DEC. 3-MAY 7
‘PEDAGOGY AND PLACE: CELEBRATING 100 YEARS OF ARCHITECTURE EDUCATION AT YALE.’ Open Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Explores the relationship between teaching architecture, and the spaces in which that education takes place. Yale School of Architecture, Rudolph Hall, 180 York St., New Haven.
SATURDAY, DEC. 12
BRISTOL HISTORY ROOM OPEN. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturdays. Visitors have a chance to win a free copy of “Images of Bristol.” Hundreds of image of Bristol, including an entire wall devoted to Lake Compounce. Temporary exhibit of Bristol-made clocks and New Departure bells. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 584-7787, ext. 2017. firstname.lastname@example.org
BRISTOL EASTERN HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1985 30TH REUNION. Dinner, music, dancing, catching up with old friends. Details, contact Kevin Bechard at (860) 929-2079, BristolEastern85@gmail.com
NOW thru NOV. 30
FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY ART SHOW. Works by Glenn Affleck, Kathy Conway, Ann Hodgdon-Cyr, Andy Mars, Walter Schuppe, Megan Stevens, Lou Zucchi. Farmington Library, 6 Monteith Dr., Farmington.
NOW thru JAN. 17
‘STONE ROBERTS: STREET SCENES, STILL LIFES AND FIGURES.’ Exhibit displays nine of the artist’s oil paintings exploring human encounters with every day life. Museum of American Art, 56 Lexington St., New Britain. $12 for adults. $10 for seniors. $8 for students. Free for children under 12. Free admission from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturdays. NBMAA.org
NOW thru NOV. 30
ART SHOW BY DONALD LEGER OF SOUTHINGTON. The Gallery at The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656. SouthingtonArtsandCrafts.com, SouthingtonOrchards.org
NOW thru DEC. 13
BRISTOL ARTIST RICK FITZSIMONS. Exhibit and sale, “Silent Poetry: The Wonderful Work of Rick Fitzsimons” will display over 30 works in a variety of mediums. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave. Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Admission includes the New England Carousel Museum, the Museum of Fire History, the Restoration Department, the two fine art galleries and the Museum of Greek Culture. Admission for adults is $6, seniors: $5.50; children between the ages of 4 to 14 are $3.50. (860) 585-5411, email@example.com, www.thecarouselmuseum.org.
INTRO (BEGINNER) TO COUNTRY DANCING. Wednesdays. 7 p.m., partner. 7:30 p.m., line dance (with intermediate line dance to follow). Cadillac Ranch, 45 Jude Lane, Southington. $5. firstname.lastname@example.org
CHARLESMAGNE CARD GAME. Thursdays, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The Knights of Columbus Hall, 360 King St., Bristol.
BARGAIN CENTER. Wednesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to noon. Prospect United Methodist Church, 99 Summer St., Bristol. $5 bag sale.
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.
BINGO. Thursdays at 6:45 p.m. Free coffee. St. Ann Church, 215 West St., Bristol.
ADULT CO-ED VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE. Mondays for beginners, 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesday nights for leagues 7 to 10 p.m. Wheeler YMCA , 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. (860) 793-9631, ext, 127, TimGabbardghymca.org, GHYMCA.org