Health listings, starting March 18

MONDAY, MARCH 21
BRISTOL
‘BE POISON SMART!’ 5 to 6 p.m. Tips to help keep children safe from common household poisons like prescription drugs and household clearners. Wheeler Health and Wellness Center, 10 North Main St., Bristol. (860) 584-6555.

TUESDAY, MARCH 22
SOUTHINGTON
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 10 to 11 a.m. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington.

BRISTOL
NUTRITION AND YOUR PRESCHOOL CHILD. 6 to 7:30 p.m. The Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $6 per parent, $7 per childcare provider. A sliding scale fee structure and scholarship are available to low-income families. Pre-registration is required for all services. (860) 585-3895 or cgaray@bristolhospital.org.

OTHER
‘SUGAR, THE ENEMY WE LOVE: HOW SUGAR AFFECTS OUR HEALTH AND WHAT WE CAN DO ABOUT IT.’ 7 p.m. Farmington Main Library, 6 Monteith Dr., Farmington. Free. Register. (860) 673-6791. FarmingtonLibraries.org

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23
BRISTOL
TEMPER TANTRUMS. 6 to 7 p.m. Why do they happen? Ways to prevent them. How to cope. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Register. (860) 585-3895. cgaray@BristolHospital.orghealth