FRIDAY, OCT. 7
HARVEST WINE TASTING. 5 to 8 p.m Fund raiser for Meals for the Needy, Bristol’s oldest soup kitchen. Over 15 different wines, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction. Entertainment provided by Woof. Meet sommelier Marvin from Maple End Package Store. American Legion Hall, 22 Hooker Ct., Bristol. $20 per person in advance (RSVP by Sept. 30), $25 at the door. All participants must be 21 years of age or older. C.email@example.com
SATURDAY, OCT. 8
PORK ROAST DINNER AND LIVE AUCTION. 6 p.m. Includes raffles, silent auction, trips, sports items, antiques, more. St. John’s Episcopal Church, 851 Stafford Ave., Bristol. $35. $50 for two. (860) 919-7669.
ROAST PORK DINNER. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Glazed roast pork with fresh potatoes and vegetable and homemade apple crisp for dessert. Silent gift basket auction as well. Plainville United Methodist Church, 56 Red Stone Hill, Plainville. $12 for adults, $6 for children, 4 and under are free. Reservations suggested. (860) 747-2328.