SATURDAY, JUNE 11
FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT. Kick off for summer reading. 1 to 3 p.m. Roger Tincknell presents “Songs and Singing Games.” Bring snacks, beach chairs, and blankets. Federal Hill Green, Bristol. Free. Sponsored by the Bristol Historical Society, Bristol Public Library Children’s Department, and Friends of the Bristol Public Library. Rain location: Children’s Department, Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. RogerTincknell.com
VACATION BIBLE CAMP. 6 to 8 p.m. each night. The theme is “God’s Power in Us” and will center on Bible stories having to do with Jesus. Under direction of Cheryl Caron (music) and Michelle Hollis and Mark Young (Bible teachers), kitchen staff will provide snacks for children. Recreation time, craft corner. Faith Bible Church, 168 Unionville Ave., intersection of Northwest Drive, Plainville. Free. Register. (860) 747-5209 or register on first night.
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BLUE DEVILS SUMMER JAM BASKETBALL CAMP. Summer Jam Day Camp, Co-ed for ages 7 to 16, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Summer Jam Boot Camp, Co-ed for ages sixth to 12th grade, 1 to 2:30 p.m. after camp. Taught by Plainville High School coaches Jim DiNello, Jeff Smedick, and Desiree Pina as well as current former PHS players. Plainville High School, Robert Holcomb Way, Plainville. $110 for day camp. $40 for boot camp. $140 for both. Send checks to Jim DiNello, 50 Greenwood St., Southington, CT 06489. (860) 621-0662, jdinello@SouthingtonSchools.org
THE FLYING FINGERS KNIT AND CROCHET GROUP. 3 p.m. on Wednesdays. Adults, teens, and children are invited to work on a project or learn how to knit or crochet. Plainville Public Library, Children’s Department, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1450.