FRIDAY, SEPT. 9
ANNUAL PEACH SHORTCAKE FESTIVAL. 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Shortcakes served at the church or available as takeout orders. Free delivery for orders of 10 or more. Plainville United Methodist Church, 95 Red Stone Hill, Plainville. (860) 793-9590. (860) 747-2328.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 10
8TH ANNUAL LOBSTER DINNER FUND RAISER. 4 to 8 p.m. Bar-B-Q chicken dinner for non-lobster lovers. Main course, plus salad, baked potato, corn on the cob, corn bread, blueberry bread, plus drinks and dessert. Blueberries freshly picked from Maine. Children’s menu consists of hot dog/ hamburger/ cheeseburger, chips, dessert, and drink for $5. Choices include twin lobster dinner, $30. Bar-B-Q chicken/ lobster combo, $25. Single lobster, $22. Half-chicken, $15. Team travels to Friendship, Maine on Sept. 9 to buy lobsters and cooked to order on Sept. 10. Tickets must be bought prior to the event. Faith Bible Church, 168 Unionville Ave., Plainville. (860) 747-5209. email@example.com. Reserve by Sept. 7. 500 lobsters will be sold before sales stop.
CHICKEN BARBEQUE. 4 to 6:30 p.m. Continuous sittings or take-out available. Menu includes half or quarter chicken, baked potato, corn on the cob, cole slaw, rolls, delicious homemade pie. Plymouth Congregational Church, on the green, Route 6, Plymouth. $10 or $12. (860) 283-9773.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 11