Miscellaneous listings, starting June 17

JUNE 17-18

BRISTOL

TAG AND BAKE SALE. Friday, June 17, 5 to 8 p.m., Early Bird Sale. Admission is $3 and includes beverage and cookie snack. Saturday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free admission. Hundreds of items including brand new clothing, jewelry, household items, baby and children’s items. St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 1125 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Rain or shine.

JUNE 17-19

BRISTOL

GREEK FESTIVAL. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to midnight. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Live Greek music, dancing. Friday and Saturday, rain or shine. Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 31 Brightwood Rd.,Bristol. Free admission. (860) 583-3476.

SATURDAY, JUNE 18

BRISTOL

LEARN ABOUT VOLUNTEERING AT THE IMAGINE NATION. 9 a.m. Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. (860) 314-1400.2

PLAINVILLE

BENEFIT HOLISTIC FAIR. 12 to 4 p.m. 20 vendors including readers, natural energy drink, massage, healers, custom jewelry, essential oils, personal care products, crystals, natural supplements, Connecticut winery, more. Benefits Plainville Pantry. The Loop, 311 East St., Plainville.

OTHER

MISSION: FLEA MARKET ON THE GREEN. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Early birds at 8 a.m. for $20). Set up your own 20’ by 20’ space for $30. Donate items. Funds mission trip to Camden, N.Y. 10 Park St., Plymouth. Reserve space. (860) 294-6808.

TUESDAY, JUNE 21

PLAINVILLE

INFORMATIONAL SESSION FOR PROSPECTIVE FOSTER PARENTS. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wheeler Clinic, 88 East St., Plainville. (860) 755-7277.

BRISTOL

BRITISH DRAMA ‘BROOKLYN.’ 6 p.m. Film based on book by Colm Toibin. Discussion of the book and movie follow. Books available at the library. No charge. Potluck refreshments. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. RSVP. (860) 584-7787, ext. 2023.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22

BRISTOL

WWE HALL OF FAMER BOB BACKLUND. 6:30 p.m. Backlund will tell stories and anecdotes about his life, the world of professional wrestling and the lessons that led to his success. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. No charge. Register. (860) 584-7787 ext. 2023.

THURSDAY, JUNE 23

BRISTOL

THE 15TH ANNUAL FRED SOLIANI MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT. Held by the Bristol Lions Club. Registration and lunch 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Shot gun start at 12:30 p.m. Buffet, dinner, banquet and prizes awarded after golf. Chippanee Golf Club, Marsh Road, Bristol. $150 per golfer. Sponsorships available. artfunk@fourslidespring.com, (860) 582-3344, or wwaseleski@centuryspringmfg.com, (860) 582-3344.

BRISTOL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SOCIAL AFTER HOURS. 5:30 p.m. Open to non-chamber members. No pre-registration needed. Drop-ins welcome. Beverages and food available for purchase. Proprietors Lounge, Farmington Marriott, 15 Farm Springs Rd., Farmington. (860) 678-1000. CentralCTChambers.org

THURSDAY, JUNE 30

BRISTOL

LANDMARK COMMUNITY THEATRE’S SIXTH ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT. 11 a.m. 18 holes of golf, barbeque lunch, cocktails, and buffet dinner. Chippanee Country Club, Marsh Road, Bristol. LandmarkCommunityTheatre.org, (860) 283-8558.

THURSDAY, JULY 7

OTHER

PLYMOUTH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND MIKE GLOWA BABE RUTH LEAGUE ANNUAL MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT. Register, 10:30 a.m. Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Shotgun start, 12:30 p.m. Buffet dinner, 5:30 p.m. $155 golfer registration. Dinner only $40. Pequabuck Golf Club, 56 School St., Terryville. Payments due by June 10. Plymouth Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament, P.O. Box 335 Terryville, CT 06786.

SUNDAY, JULY 10

SOUTHINGTON

TRIP TO TANGLEWOOD TO SEE THE BOSTON POPS. Held by the First Baptist Church of Southington. Conducted by Keith Lockhart with special guest, Seth MacFarland. Lunch prior to the concert in Lenox, Mass. Reservations. (860)621-3024.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 13

BRISTOL

  1. STANISLAUS TRAVELERS TRIP TO THE DELANEY HOUSE. Join the Golden Agers for all you can eat lobster and musical performance by tenor Michael McGeehan. $96 per person. (860) 589-5597.

THURSDAY, JULY 14

BRISTOL

AUTHOR LUNCHEON WITH BEST-SELLING AUTHOR STEWART O’NAN. 11:30 a.m., doors open. O’Nan will discuss how he came to write three books set in Connecticut (“Night Country,” “Circus Fire,” and “Last Night at the Lobster”) Tickets include a plated lunch and the author’s presentation followed by Q&A and book signing. Held by the Friends of the Bristol Public Library. DoubleTree by Hilton, 42 Century Dr., Bristol. $28. Tickets available at Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol and Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. (860) 584-7787 ext. 2023, (860) 584-7790.

MONDAY, AUG. 1

OTHER

25TH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT OF CENTRAL CONNECTICUT CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE. With former Red Sox pitcher Jim Corsi and former Mets pitcher Skip Lockwood. CentralCTChambers.org

AUG. 10-12

PLAINVILLE

SARASOTA AND LAKE GEORGE TRIP. Held by Plainville AARP Chapter 4146. Travel for three days to Sarasota Racetrack with reserved seating at track, after race check into resort at Lake George, dinner at restaurant. Cruise with lunch buffet on lake, dinner theater, cruise Hudson River, and visit New York State Museum in Albany, N.Y. $539 per person, double occupancy. (860) 747-1732.

THURSDAY, AUG. 25

SOUTHINGTON

SHOWTIME AT THE LOG CABIN IN HOLYOKE, MASS. Held by First Baptist Church of Southington. Lobster feast (buffet includes chowder, lobster, barbecued ribs, chicken, and more). Following lunch, there will be a tribute to the music of Patsy Cline. Reservations. (860)621-3024.

OCT. 28-NOV. 11

PLAINVILLE

15 DAY CRUISE. Held by Plainville AARP Chapter 4146. Cruise from Boston to San Juan, Bonaire, Curacao, Aruba, Jamaica, George Town, Cozumel, Mexico, and disembark in New Orleans. Tour New Orleans and buffet lunch at Court of Two Sisters included as well as flight home from New Orleans. Inside stateroom, $1,999 per person, double occupancy. Ocean View stateroom, $2,353. Balcony state room, $2,859. (860) 747-1732.

NOW thru JUNE 30

PLAINVILLE

PHOTOGRAPHER JOHN ATASHIAN EXHIBIT OF LIVE CONCERT PHOTOGRAPHS. Display includes prints of The Rolling Stones, Taylor Swift, Luciano Pavarotti, Frank Sinatra, Bill Cosby, Led Zeppelin, Dolly Parton, Shakira, and many more. Display is in celebration of his new book, “The Ultimate Photo Book of the World’s Greatest Guitarists” on blurb.com and Amazon. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. JohnAtashian.com

NOW thru JUNE 30

BRISTOL

ONGOING MINI-SALE. Hardcover and softcover books for readers of all ages. For sale during library hours. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville.

NOW thru JUNE 30

SOUTHINGTON

ART EXHIBIT OF T.M. KAPLITO OF SOUTHINGTON. “Narrative Vignettes: Real and Surreal.’ The Gallery at The Orchards, Community Room, Second Floor, The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656, SouthingtonArtsandCrafts.com, SouthingtonOrchards.org