Health listings for Jan. 8

TUESDAY, JAN. 12
SOUTHINGTON
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 11 a.m. to noon. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. ShopRite, 750 Queen St., Southington. HHCSeniorServices.org

JAN. 12-FEB. 9
BRISTOL
THE TODDLER DEVELOPMENT AND DISCIPLINE SERIES. Tuesdays, 6 p.m. Class 1, “Communicating with Toddlers.” Class 2, “Disciplining Your Toddler.” Class 3, “Potty Training Boot Camp.” Class 4, “Nutrition and Young Children.” Class 5, “Handling Children’s Anger.” Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $30 per parent or $35 per provider. Individual classes are $6 per parent, $7 per provider for 1 1/2 hour classes and $7 per parent and $8 per provider for two hour classes. Pre-register. Space is limited. (860) 585-3895, cgaray@bristolhospital.org. Partially funded by the Petit Family Foundation, the Bristol Brass General Grant Fund, the Douglas and Noreen Schumann Special Interest Fund, and the Main Street Community Foundation in partnership with the Stocker Foundation.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 13
SOUTHINGTON
POSITIVE PARENTING: FOR YOU AND YOUR CHILD. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Hosted by the Southington Health Outreach Project. Parents will learn techniques to help them manage their child’s behavior. Southington Public Library, 255 Main St., Southington. (860) 414-1235.

THURSDAY, JAN. 14
PLAINVILLE
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 1 to 2 p.m. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. HHCSeniorServices.org

OTHER
LUNCH AND LEARN: COMPLICATIONS OF MULTIPLE MEDICATIONS. Noon to 1 p.m. Held by the Connecticut Center for Healthy Aging. The Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain campus, 100 Grand St., New Britain. Complimentary lunch. Seating limited. Reservations. 1-877-424-4641.

JAN. 18, 25
BRISTOL
TRANSFORMING THE DIFFICULT CHILD. 6 to 8 p.m. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $12 per parent and $14 per childcare provider. Sliding scale and scholarships available to low-income families. Pre-register. (860) 585-3895 or email cgaray@bristolhospital.orghealth