Category: Community news

Get ready to golf at Lions Club’s Fred Soliani Memorial Golf Tournament in June

  The Bristol Lions Club is holding its 13th Annual Fred Soliani Memorial Golf Tournament. The tournament takes place on Thursday, June 26 at Chippanee Golf Club in Bristol. The tournament is a scramble format with men’s, women’s, and mixed…

Juried art show to be held by Southington Arts and Crafts Association

The 23rd Annual Juried Art Show sponsored by Southington Arts and Crafts Association will be held at Gallery 53, 53 Colony Street, Meriden in April. Original framed paintings, graphics, photography, sculpture, and mixed media are eligible and will be accepted…

‘Conquering Hypertension’ discussed next Thursday

A free open house and information event, “Conquering Hypertension,” at Wheeler’s Health & WellnessCenter, 10 North Main St., Bristol, will highlight Wheeler’s integrated health care services; the signs and symptoms of hypertension, and strategies to eliminate hypertension through a healthy…

Fund raising and chocolate

The Miss Forestville-Bristol Scholarship organization held at raffle at Saturday’s Chocolate Expo and Craft Show at the New England Carousel Museum. A portion of the proceeds went to the organization’s scholarship fund. Front row from the left, clockwise, Little Miss…

New Britain Art League seeks entries this weekend for art show opening Feb. 7

The Art League of New Britain will feature a show, “2014 Working from the Figure,” from Feb. 7 to March 2. The show includes drawing, watercolor, easel painting, photographs, digital work, sculpture and mixed media that are inspired from or…

Fund raiser for Relay for Life set for Feb. 26; kick-off at Bleachers on Feb. 9

The Fighters For Family Team for Bristol Relay for Life is sponsoring a fundraiser to raise money for their team and the American Cancer Society. The team and captain Colleen Miller, a cancer survivor, will host “Flight Night” at Flight…

Bristol Hospital offering community education programs for Feb.

Bristol Hospital offers a variety of community education programs through its “Pathways To Your Health” catalog. For more information or to register for a class visit: www.bristolhospital.org/events. The below classes will take place during the month of Feb.. Free Blood…

Infant massage class offered Jan. 29

The Parent and ChildCenter at BristolHospital is hosting a free focus group entitled “Infant Massage: Nurturing Touch.” This group will teach parents about the many wonderful benefits of infant massage – for both parent and baby. The workshop is hands-on,…

Malone Aquatic Center to offer 50 free ‘Start Today’ passes for pool programs

As the cold weather sets in, members of the community move indoors and become less active, but it doesn’t have to be that way. On Mix Street, the DennisMaloneAquaticCenter is an indoor pool facility that offers a wide range of…