Health listings, starting Oct. 21

TUESDAY, OCT. 25

SOUTHINGTON

FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 10 to 11 a.m. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington. HHCSeniorServices.org

OCT. 26, NOV. 2

BRISTOL

THE EXPLOSIVE CHILD. Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. Parents learn to understanding that explosive kids lack flexibility and adaptability. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $14 per class for parents, $16 for childcare provider. (860) 585-3895, cgaray@BristolHospital.org

THURSDAY, OCT. 27

BRISTOL

FUN WITH FRUITS AND VEGETABLES. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $7. Register. (860) 585-3895, cgaray@bristolhospital.org

TUESDAY, NOV. 15

PLAINVILLE

FREE EYE SCREENING. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sponsored by the Plainville Lions Club. Volunteers are not eye care professionals. They only screen and provide results without consultation. Not an eye exam to get new eyeglasses. Will indicate if the current eyeglasses need updating. Bring your eyeglasses or reading glasses. Individuals participating should not have seen their eye care professional in less than six months before the screening. Individuals should already have an appointment within the next two months after the screening. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. By appointment. (860) 747-5728.health