FRIDAY, JUNE 24
ANNUAL PET PARADE. 9 a.m. Bring your pet or stuffed animal for fun and games. Bristol Blues Mascot BB will make an appearance. Manross Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. Free. ElizabethLivingston@ci.bristol.ct.us, (860) 584-7790.
IMAGINE NATION LOVES BRISTOL. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission for all Bristol residents (proof of residency is required). Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. www.ImagineNation.org
MONDAY, JUNE 27
EXPLORE THE JOYS OF GARDENING. Part of the “On Your Mark, Get Set, De-Stress!’ series. 10:45 a.m. For children 6 to 11. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. Register.
JUNE 27-JULY 1
ELEMENTARY BASKETBALL DAY CAMP. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For boys and girls third through seventh grade. New England Baptist College, 1505 West St., Southington. Lunch provided. NewEnglandBaptistCollege.com (860) 621-6701.
TUESDAY, JUNE 28
YOGA WITH MISS HEATHER. 11 a.m. Manross Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. ElizabethLivingston@ci.bristol.ct.us, (860) 584-7790.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29
BEARDSLEY ZOO MOBILE PRESENTS ‘WHAT MAKES ANIMALS DIFFERENT.’ 10:45 a.m. Children meet and touch real animals. Bristol Public Library, Children’s Department, 5 High St., Bristol. Register. (860) 584-7787, ext. 2021.
‘ON YOUR MARK, GET SET’ MAGIC SHOW. 6:30 p.m. With magician Steven Woyce. Bristol Public Library, Children’s Department, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. (860) 584-7787, ext. 2021.
ATHLETES OF THE ANIMAL KINGDOM. 6:30 p.m. Presented by Animal Embassy. Families will encounter a diversity of creatures with amazing athletic skills. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. Free.
NOW thru AUG. 19
FREE LUNCH FOR CHILDREN UP TO AGE 18. 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. each day. Parents and grown-ups may bring their lunch and join the fun. Part of the USDA Food and Nutrition Service. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 584-7787, ext. 2021, BristolLib.com