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Dining listings for June 6

FRIDAY, JUNE 6 PLAINVILLE STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE FESTIVAL. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Shortcakes will be served at PlainvilleUnitedMethodistChurch. Delivery provided for orders of 10 or more. Plainville United MethodistChurch, 56 Red Stone Hill, Plainville. Orders can be delivered to businesses…

Support group listings for June 6

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11 PLAINVILLE GRANDPARENTS SUPPORT GROUP. Program hosted by the PlainvilleSeniorCenter and Youth Services. 10:30 a.m. Program about the unique challenges of raising a grandchild or relative. Provides caregivers an opportunity to share information and support on issues related…

Kids listings for May 30

SATURDAY, MAY 31 PLAINVILLE FAMILY FEST 2014. Presented by PlainvilleSchool Readiness, Plainville Family Resource Network, Friends of the Library. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Touch a Truck, magician, clowns, special visitors, musical entertainment, arts and crafts activities, stress-reduction activities/ ideas…

Music listings for May 30

  FRIDAY, MAY 30 PLAINVILLE PLAINVILLE WIND ENSEMBLE. 7 p.m. “The Winds of Change” with Cynthia Sims, freelance news writer at Fox. Directed by Christopher Dresko. Music from Persichetti’s “Pageant,” “El Camino Real” by Alfred Reed, Holst’s Hammersmith” and “Royal…

Health listings for May 30

TUESDAY, JUNE 3 SOUTHINGTON BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Held by Central Connecticut Senior Health Services. Southington Community YMCA, 29 High St., Southington.   THURSDAY, JUNE 5 SOUTHINGTON BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 11 a.m. to noon. Calendar House, 388…

Senior listings for May 30

TUESDAY, JUNE 17 PLAINVILLE AARP DRIVER SAFETY CLASS. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Course covers the effects of aging and medication on driving, local hazards, accident prevention measures, and more. Films and discussions will be presented and a driver’s manual…

Dining listings for May 30

FRIDAY, MAY 30 SOUTHINGTON FRANCES MAYES, WINE TASTING BOTTLE SIGNING FOR TUSCAN SUN WINES. 3 to 5 p.m. World Wide Spirits and Liquors, 480 Queen St., Southington. TuscanSunWines.com   SATURDAY, MAY 31 OTHER 1ST ANNUAL BLOOMFIELD GRUB CRAWL KICK OFF…

Performance listings for May 30

SUNDAY, JUNE 1 OTHER CELTIC WOMAN. 3 p.m. International Irish singing sensation. The Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $105.50, $75.50, and $55.50. PalaceTheaterCT.org   SATURDAY, JUNE 14 BRISTOL/ SOUTHINGTON MISS POLONIA AND MISS POLONIA TEEN PAGEANT. 7 p.m.…

Support group listings for May 23

WEDNESDAY, MAY 28 OTHER WOMENHEART OF CENTRAL CONNECTICUT SUPPORT NETWORK. 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. For women living or at risk for heart disease. New Britain campus of Hospital of CentralConnecticut, Dining Room B, New Britain. Register. (860) 224-5769.   ONGOING…

Kids listings for May 23

SATURDAY, MAY 31 PLAINVILLE FAMILY FEST 2014. Presented by PlainvilleSchool Readiness, Plainville Family Resource Network, Friends of the Library. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Touch a Truck, magician, clowns, special visitors, musical entertainment, arts and crafts activities, stress-reduction activities/ ideas…

Meetings listings for May 23

TUESDAY, MAY 27 SOUTHINGTON SOUTHINGTON GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY. 7:30 p.m Connecticut Gravestone Network will be the program. Ruth Shapleigh-Brown, the founder and executive director. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. SouthingtonGenealogicalSociety.org, SouthingtonGenealogicalSociety@Gmail.com

Music listings for May 23

FRIDAY, MAY 23 OTHER TRIBUTE TO STEELY DAN AND THE EAGLES. Featuring Hey Nineteen and A. Tequila Sunrise. 7:30 p.m. GardeArtsCenter, 325 State St., New London. GardeArts.org   SUNDAY, MAY 25 OTHER ROD STEWART, SANTANA. 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena,…

Health listings for May 23

WEDNESDAY, MAY 28 BRISTOL BARIATRIC INFORMATION SESSION. 6 to 7:15 p.m. Hospital Of CentralConnecticutFamilyHealthCenter, 22 Pine St., Bristol. Register. 866-668-5070.   ONGOING BRISTOL POWER YOGA. Mondays and Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. Will cover basic postures and flow them…

Dining listings for May 23

MONDAY, MAY 26 BRISTOL GIRL SCOUT TROOP 6643 SCOOPING ICE CREAM CONES AND DISHES. 11 a.m. during the Forestville Memorial Day parade. Also hot dogs and baked goods will be served by the men’s and women’s committees of AsburyUnitedMethodistChurch. AsburyUnitedMethodistChurch,…

Support group listings for May 16

WEDNESDAY, MAY 21 OTHER CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Arbor Rose at Jerome Home, 975 Corbin Ave., New Britain. RSVP. (860) 229-3707.   ONGOING SOUTHINGTON OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP. Do you suspect food rules your life? Overeaters Anonymous…

Health listings for May 16

MONDAY, MAY 19 BRISTOL ‘PREPARING YOUR CHILD FOR KINDERGARTEN.’ Presented by the Parent and Child Center. 6 to 8 p.m. Greene-Hills School library, 718 Pine St., Bristol. Free to Bristol families and child care providers based in Bristol facilities. Residents…

Music listings for May 16

  FRIDAY, MAY 16 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. 9:30 a.m., Classic heavy rock. Legends, Pine Street, Bristol.   POST-MODERN PANIC, VESPERA, AND THUNDERPHUNK. 9:30 p.m. Post-Modern Panic is nominated for best rock band at the 2014 Connecticut Music Awards. Vespera of…

Kids listings for May 16

FRIDAY, MAY 16 OTHER ALADDIN JR. 7:30 p.m. ThomastonCenterSchool Sixth Grade Drama Club. Thomaston Opera House, 158 Main St., Thomaston. $8 for students and children, $13 for adults. (860) 283-6250.   SATURDAY, MAY 17 BRISTOL BRISTOL YOUTH LACROSSE ‘ANNUAL LAX…

Senior listings for May 16

FRIDAY, MAY 16 PLAINVILLE FRIENDS HELPING FRIENDS. 11:30 a.m. on the third Friday of each month. Single, divorced, widowed seniors who don’t like to eat alone meet at a local restaurant. Stadium Burgers, 245 East St., Plainville. (860) 747-5728.  …

Health listings for May 9

TUESDAY, MAY 13 BRISTOL CHILDREN AND SELF-ESTEEM. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Partially funded by grants from the Petit Family Foundation and the Fuller and Myrtle Barnes Fund for Education at the Main…

Kids listings for May 9

FRIDAY, MAY 9 BRISTOL DROP-IN GAME FRIDAYS FOR TEENS. 3 to 4 p.m. Teens are invited to drop-in and play games. Bring your own or use the library’s. Manross Memorial Library, main level, 260 Central St., Forestville. www.BristolLib.com, (860) 584-7790,…