Category: Listings

Kids listings, starting Feb. 23

SUNDAY, FEB. 25 BRISTOL POKEMON CLUB. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Fun, games, crafts. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 584-7787, www.BristolLib.com MONDAY, FEB. 26 BRISTOL INDOOR ARCTIC. 6 p.m. Color an igloo and explore other frozen delights. Bristol…

Dining listings, starting Feb. 23

SATURDAY, FEB. 24 BRISTOL 8TH ANNUAL MAPLE SUGARING DEMONSTRATION AND PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER. 8 a.m. Pancake breakfast with all the fixings, pure local maple syrup, maple sugaring and Native American demonstrations, live animals, kids’ crafts. Indian Rock Nature Preserve, 501…

Performance listings, starting Feb. 23

SATURDAY, MARCH 24 BRISTOL 13TH ANNUAL COMEDY NIGHT. Benefit for Environmental Learning Centers of Connecticut, which operates Harry S. Barnes Nature Center and the Indian Rock Nature Preserve. National headline comedians. DoubleTree by Hilton, 42 Century Dr., Bristol.

Health listings, starting March 23

THURSDAY, MARCH 1 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Provided by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 11 a.m. to noon. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington. hhseniorservices.org LEARN THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF LAUGHTER. Noon. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington.…

Kids listings, starting Feb. 16

SATURDAY, FEB. 17 BRISTOL PRESIDENTIAL CRAFTS. Hail to the Chief at the library with crafts and coloring. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 584-7787. www.BristolLib.com COOKIE DECORATING AND EATING FOR TWEENS. 11 a.m. For youths 8-12 years old.…

Dining listings, starting Feb. 9

SUNDAY, FEB. 11 BRISTOL KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS COUNCIL 35 FUNDRAISER BREAKFAST. 8 a.m. to noon. Menu: Eggs (any style), omelet, sausages, ham, pancakes, bread, butter, home fries, orange juices, coffee, tea, milk. Knights of Columbus Association Hall, 360 King St.,…

Support group listings, starting Feb. 9

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 p.m.…

Meetings listings, starting Feb. 9

THURSDAY, FEB. 15 BRISTOL THE BRISTOL GARDEN CLUB. 10 a.m., business meeting. Noon, speaker Cathy Testa, who will discuss container gardening. Public invited to program. New members welcome. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. PLAINVILLE THE SNAPPY SENIORS. 10…

Support group listings, starting Feb. 2

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 p.m.…

Health listings, starting Feb. 2

THURSDAY, FEB. 8 PLAINVILLE THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC: HOW IS IT AFFECTING YOU, YOUR FAMILY AND YOUR COMMUNITY. 10 a.m. (Snow date, Feb. 22 at 10 a.m.) Hosted by the Plainville Senior Center. Speakers include Aisha Hamid of Connecticut Clearinghouse/ Wheeler…

Dining listings, starting Feb. 2

FRIDAY, FEB. 2 OTHER FIFTH ANNUAL PARISH OF SAINT MAXIMILIAN KOLBE YOUTH MINISTRY WINE TASTING FUNDRAISER. 6 to 9 p.m. Silent auction. Wine tasting. Appetizers. Live piano music. Basket raffles. Free childcare. The Lyceum, 181 Main St., Terryville. Tickets are…

Miscellaneous listings, starting Jan. 26

SATURDAY, JAN. 27 PLAINVILLE CLOTHING DRIVE. Benefit for Plainville High School Project Graduation. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Bring gently used clothing in bags (not boxes). Wheeler Regional YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. (860) 712-463-3600. Additional drives scheduled for Feb.…

Kids listings, starting Jan. 26

SATURDAY, JAN. 27 BRISTOL CELEBRATE LEWIS CARROLL’S BIRTHDAY. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Day-long poetry party. Rhyme the day away by writing poems and sharing rhyming creations. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 584-7787, www.BristolLib.com MARCH 12-MAY 14…

Health listings, starting Jan. 26

JAN. 29-FEB. 26 SOUTHINGTON DEMENTIA AND CAREGIVING SERIES. Mondays, 3 to 4:30 p.m. Strategies and effective communication tips to better understand relate to the individual with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. Participants are asked…