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Kids listings for Aug. 8

FRIDAY, AUG. 8 BRISTOL PUPPET SHOW, ‘JACK AND THE BEANSTALK.’ Presented by Nappy’s Puppets. 11:30 a.m. Register. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. www.BristolLib.com, (860) 584-7790.   SATURDAY, AUG. 9 OTHER SECOND SATURDAYS FOR FAMILIES. ‘LAND AND SKY.’ 10…

Support group listings for Aug. 8

TUESDAY, AUG. 12 SOUTHINGTON ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. MulberryGardens of Southington, 58 Mulberry St., Southington. RSVP. (860) 276-1020.   ONGOING SOUTHINGTON OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP. Do you suspect food rules your life? Overeaters Anonymous may be the…

Health listings for Aug. 8

TUESDAY, AUG. 12 PLAINVILLE ANGER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP. 10 a.m. “Keep It Cool.” Workshop will help you understand anger, how it affects your body, and how to find healthy ways to cope with anger issues through relaxation and visualizations. This program…

Dining listings for Aug. 8

TUESDAY, AUG. 26 SOUTHINGTON CHAMBER PIZZAFEST. Sponsored by Southington Chamber of Commerce’s Women’s Group. 5 to 8:30 p.m. North Ridge Country Club, former PineValley, 300 Welch Rd., Southington. Tickets available at the chamber office at One Factory Square, Southington. $10…

Music listings for Aug. 8

AUG. 8, 9 OTHER SAXOPHONIST DANA ROBBINS. 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Opening for Delbert McClinton. Infinity Hall, Route 44, Norfolk. $80 to $100. InfinityHall.com   SATURDAY, AUG. 9 OTHER ALAN JACKSON. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun, Uncasville. $39.50. Ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745-3000.…

Dining listings for Aug. 1

TUESDAY, AUG. 26 SOUTHINGTON CHAMBER PIZZAFEST. Sponsored by Southington Chamber of Commerce’s Women’s Group. 5 to 8:30 p.m. North Ridge Country Club, former PineValley, 300 Welch Rd., Southington. Tickets available at the chamber office at One Factory Square, Southington. $10…

Kids listings for Aug. 1

MONDAY, AUG. 4 BRISTOL MULTI-CULTURAL POTLUCK LUNCH FOR TEENS. 1 p.m. Bring food that represents your ethnicity. Lunch will be followed by make-your-own sundaes. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. Registration required. BristolLib.com, (860) 584-7790.   AUG. 4-8 BRISTOL…

Meeting listings for Aug. 1

MONDAY, AUG. 4 OTHER QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center, 1075 Chase Parkway, Waterbury. (860) 945-0184, QuiltsThatCare.Deb@gmail.com, QuiltsThatCare.org   TUESDAY, AUG. 5 BRISTOL QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Bristol Public Library, 5…

Music listings for Aug. 1

  FRIDAY, AUG. 1 OTHER SHEMEKIA COPELAND. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $25, $35 ,$55. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.   SATURDAY, AUG. 2 OTHER ‘SOCK IT TO ME: A SOULFUL CELEBRATION OF THE MUSIC OF MUSCLE SHOALS,…

Performance listings for Aug. 1

FRIDAY, AUG. 1 OTHER ‘BECK AND CALL—THE SERVANTS TOUR.’ 7 p.m. Mark Twain House and Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford. $22 for adults with discounts for children and members. Reservations required. (860) 280-3130.   AUG. 1-23 OTHER ‘THE IMPRACTICALITY OF…

Health listings for Aug. 1

TUESDAY, AUG. 5 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Held by Central Connecticut Senior Health Services. Southington YMCA, 9 High St., Southington.   THURSDAY, AUG. 7 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING. 11 a.m. to noon. Held by…

Support listings for Aug. 1

ONGOING SOUTHINGTON OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP. Do you suspect food rules your life? Overeaters Anonymous may be the answer for you. It is not a diet club, but a group of people recovering from compulsive overeating. The only requirement for…

Senior listings for Aug. 1

ONGOING SOUTHINGTON WEEKLY BRIDGE CLUB. 1:30 p.m. Learn the game and become a member. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. SouthingtonOrchards.org. (860) 628-5656.   PLAINVILLE SENIOR CENTER BAND JAM. Thursdays, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Live band. Dance or…

Senior listings for July 25

SATURDAY, JULY 26 OTHER OPEN HOUSE AT MULBERRY GARDENS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Assisted living, adult day and memory care community. Coffee served. MulberryGardens of Southington, 58 Mulberry St., Plantsville. RSVP. (860) 276-1020.   JULY 30, 31 PLAINVILLE DENTAL…

Health listings for July 25

THURSDAY, JULY 31 BRISTOL YOUR PERSONAL PLATE. 6 p.m. Did you know that good nutrition is one of the best strategies for disease prevention? Parent and ChildCenter, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $10. Register. (860) 585-3895. Cgaray@BristolHospital.org

Performance listings for July 25

JULY 27, JULY 28 OTHER SEASON SIX LOCAL AUDITIONS FOR PLAYHOUSE ON PARK. Season at the West Hartford theater includes, “Angels in America,” “Altar Boyz,” “Proof,” “The Dining Room,” “The Importance of Being Earnest,” and “Hair.” Playhouse on the Edge…

Meetings listings for July 25

TUESDAY, AUG. 12 PLAINVILLE THE CLASS OF 1960 PLAINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL. 55th class reunion organizational meeting. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. Classmates encouraged to attend. (860) 747-5940, phtsctclass60@yahoo.com   ONGOING PLAINVILLE CITIZENS AND PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION. 7…

Music listings for July 25

Asking Alexandria is on the main stage at the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival on Sunday in Hartford. FRIDAY, JULY 25 OTHER CHRYSALIS. The Room, 3 Production Dr., Brookfield.   SATURDAY, JULY 26 OTHER GRAND FUNK RAILROAD. 8 .m. Mohegan…

Kids listings for July 25

SATURDAY, JULY 26 OTHER CELEBRATE THE BUSHNELL PARK CAROUSEL’S 100TH BIRTHDAY. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Family entertainment, free rides all day long. Variety of activities including face-painter, a balloon twister, music, miniature train rides around Bushnell Park, a bounce…

Music listings for July 18

  FRIDAY, JULY 18 OTHER WHO ARE YOU? 7:30 p.m. HartfordSymphonyOrchestraTalcottMountain Music Festival. The music of the Who. With guest vocalist Brody Dolyniuk. Performing ArtsCenter at Simsbury, 22 Iron Horse Blvd., Simsbury. $20 to $45. HartfordSymphony.org, (860) 244-2999.   TRAMPLED…

Dining listings for July 18

SATURDAY, JULY 19 OTHER OLD FASHIONED BLUEBERRY PANCAKE SUPPER. Held by the Ladies of the Plymouth Congregational Church. 5 to 7 p.m. Blueberry Pancakes, sausage, beverage, dessert. Adults, $6. Children under 10, $4. Blueberry pies for sale and raffles.  …

Senior listings for July 17

FRIDAY, JULY 18 PLAINVILLE ELECTRIC VIOLINIST CARYN LIN. 11 a.m. Co-sponsored by PlainvilleSeniorCenter and Plainville Library. Classically trained violinist. Everything from baroque to rock. Open to the public. All ages. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville. Register. (860) 747-5728.   SUNDAY,…

Performance listings for July 18

  JULY 18 to AUG. 3 OTHER ‘DISNEY’S MARY POPPINS.’ Fridays and Saturday at 8 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. Thomaston Opera House, 158 Main St., Thomaston. $23.50, $18.50. LandmarkcommunityTheatre.org   JULY 18-20 OTHER ‘RADIUM GIRLS.’ Performed by Shakesperience Production.…

Health listings for July 17

JULY 22, 29 BRISTOL TRANSFORMING THE DIFFICULT CHILD: THE NURTURING HEART APPROACH. 6 to 8 p.m. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Fees reduced thanks to Petit Family Foundation and the Rotary Club of Bristol. $11 per parent…

Meetings listings for July 18

MONDAY, JULY 21 OTHER QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30 to 8 p.m. The Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center, 1075 Chase Parkway, Waterbury. (860) 945-0184, QuiltsThatCare.Deb@gmail.com, QuiltsThatCare.org   TUESDAY, AUG. 12 PLAINVILLE THE CLASS OF 1960 PLAINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL. 55th class reunion…