Category: Listings

Health listings, starting Aug. 4

AUG. 8-9, AUG. 21-22 PLAINVILLE MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING. 8-hour training course designed to give members of the public knowledge to be able to recognize when someone is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis…

Dining listings, starting Aug. 4

AUGUST PLAINVILLE ‘TASTE OF PLAINVILLE.’ With a $5 ticket, you receive 20 percent off your dinner at 17 local restaurants (excludes alcohol, tax, and tip). Benefits the Plainville Town Committee and Plainville Community Fund. Tickets available at Gnazzo’s Food Center…

Music listings, starting Aug. 4

SATURDAY, AUG. 5 BRISTOL ‘EVERYBODY SINGS PROJECT’ FREE SHOWCASE EVENT. 3 p.m. A one and a half hour program about the healthy benefits related to singing will be taped. Guest singing student Jasmine Rose, a reality television personality from TLC’s…

Senior listings, starting Aug. 4

THURSDAY, AUG. 10 PLAINVILLE ‘FOCUSED AWARENESS MEDITATION.’ 10 a.m. Five-step technique. Learn how this practice can help you feel more relaxed, focused, calm. Participants are asked to bring a large towel or a small blanket with them for proper positioning…

Support group listings, starting Aug. 4

ONGOING BRISTOL NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF MENTAL ILLNESS FAMILY AND FRIENDS SUPPORT GROUP. Last Wednesday of every month. Bristol Senior and Community Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. (860) 205-9542, (860) 830-2129.   NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30…

Dining listings, starting July 28

ONGOING BRISTOL FARMERS MARKET. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Old Bristol Center Mall, North Main Street and Riverside Avenue, Bristol. www.BristolFarmersMarket.com   OTHER FARMERS MARKET. Fridays, 3 to 6 p.m. Featuring locally grown fruit and vegetables, meats, baked goods,…

Kids listings, starting July 28

FRIDAY, JULY 28 BRISTOL MAD SCIENTISTS FIRE AND ICE SHOW. 11 a.m. to noon. Foggy day ice storms, beach balls floating in the air, and “burp” potions. Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. ImagineNation.org, (860) 314-1400.   SATURDAY, JULY 29…

Meeting listings, starting July 28

TUESDAY, AUG. 1 BRISTOL QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 782-1043. Deborah@quiltsthatcare.org   ONGOING PLAINVILLE PLAINVILLE LIONS CLUB. 6:30 p.m. Meeting on the first Wednesday of each month. Central Café, 24…

Music listings, starting July 28

SATURDAY, JULY 29 OTHER MUSIC FROM THE AFRICAN DIASPORA. 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Presented by the Queen Ann Nzinga Center. Nzinga’s Daughters, Betty Harris, Changes, Kenny Hamber, VOICES, LLC, Nzinga’s Daughters R&B Band, Orice Jenkins, Alvin Carter,…

Health listings, starting July 14

SATURDAY, JULY 15 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE AT THE ORCHARDS AT SOUTHINGTON. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Independent and assisted living community. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656.   WEDNESDAY, JULY 19 SOUTHINGTON MANAGING CHRONIC BACK PAIN…