Category: Community news

Listings for Aug. 23

  Miscellaneous listings FRIDAY, AUG. 23 BRISTOL FALCON 5K RUN/ WALK. 6:30 p.m. Register from 5 to 6:15 p.m. Includes electronic chip timing, snacks, entertainment, awards. $20 for adults and $15 for students in grades 12 and under. Proceeds support…

Countdown to kindergarten reminder

The Imagine Nation issued the following press release: Countdown To Kindergarten– On Wednesday, Aug. 21 from 9:30  to 11:30 a.m. all Bristol children entering kindergarten in the fall are invited to “Countdown To Kindergarten.” “Countdown to Kindergarten” is a program designed…

Listings for Aug. 16

  Miscellaneous listings FRIDAY, AUG. 16 BRISTOL ICE CREAM SOCIAL. 1 p.m. For adult patrons. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestivlle. No charge. Register. (860) 584-7790.   SATURDAY, AUG. 17 BRISTOL ROCKWELL PARK SUMMER FESTIVAL. Presented by the West…

Listings for May 10

Dining listings SATURDAY, MAY 11 BRISTOL PASTA DINNER FUND RAISER FOR LARRY MARTIN. Martin has stage IV brain cancer, Glioblastoma Multiforme and undergoing radiation and chemo. 5 to 9 p.m. Besides dinner, there will be carousel rides, raffles, 50/50 and…

Listings for May 3

  Dining listings SATURDAY, MAY 4 BRISTOL ‘A RENAISSANCE MASKED BALL.’ Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. Be transported to the 16th century while you raise a glass in toast to His Majesty, his Queen, and…

Listings for April 26

  Kids listings SATURDAY, APRIL 27 BRISTOL CREATE A GIFT FOR MOM. 1 to 3 p.m. Create a Tussie Mussie for mother’s special day. $5. New EnglandCarouselMuseum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. TheCarouselMuseum.org   62ND ANNUAL PERRY J. SPINELLI FISHING DERBY.…

Listings for April 19

  Kids listings SATURDAY, APRIL 20 BRISTOL READ TO THE DOGS. 1 to 2:30 p.m. Read aloud from favorite books and meet new friends, dogs Lily and Kelly. Great way to practice your reading skills. Bristol Public Library, 5 High…

Listings for April 12

  Dining listings FRIDAY, APRIL 12 BRISTOL ALL YOU CAN EAT PASTA SUPPER. Thursday and Friday 5 to 8 p.m. ChristianFellowshipCenter, 43 Prospect St., Bristol. $10 for adults. Children 6 and under eat free. Benefits the ChristianFellowshipCenter soup kitchen, food…

Calendar listings for April 5

Dining listings FRIDAY, APRIL 5 BRISTOL BENEFIT DINNER AND RAFFLE FOR JULIE ROCHE. 6 to 9 p.m. Roche is current a patient at the SmilowCancerCenter at Yale. She has MDS, a type of leukemia. Nuchie’s, Central Street, Forestville. $20. Children…

ESPN’s Jay Harris will be guest speaker at United Way Builders’ event

The United Way of West Central Connecticut, serving the communities of Bristol, Burlington, Plainville, Plymouth and Terryville, will hold its 11th Annual Community Builders’ Reception on April 11, 2013 at the Aqua Turf Club. The event recognizes and honors those…