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Senior listings for July 11

SATURDAY, JULY 12 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE AT THE ORCHARDS AT SOUTHINGTON. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Independent and assisted living community. Coffee served. The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. RSVP. (860) 628-5656.   SUNDAY, JULY 13 OTHER CEDAR MOUNTAIN COMMONS…

Meetings listings for July 4

MONDAY, JULY 7 OTHER QUILTS THAT CARE. Making quilts for people who undergo cancer treatment. 6:30 to 8 p.m. The Harold Leever Regional Career Center, 1075 Chase Parkway, Waterbury. Volunteers welcome. (860) 945-0184. QuiltsThatCare.Deb@gmail.com, QuiltsThatCare.org   ONGOING PLAINVILLE CITIZENS AND…

Performance listings for July 4

JULY 15, 22, 29 OTHER SUMMER IMPROV MASTER CLASSES. Tuesdays, 7 to 10 p.m. First class is “The Start of the Scene.” Second class “Master Monologues.” Final class, “Scenes, Scenes, Scenes.”) Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., WestHartford. 18 and…

Music listings for July 4

SATURDAY, JULY 5 BRISTOL RUSSELL THOMPKINS, JR. AND THE NEW STYLISTICS, STEVE AUGERI (FORMERLY OF JOURNEY). Presented by The Reach Foundation. Part of the 100th Anniversary Celebration of Muzzy Field. Proceeds benefit children. Gates open at 4:30 p.m. Show at…

Miscellaneous listings for July 4

JULY 4-5 BRISTOL MUZZY FIELD CELEBRATION. Presented by The Reach Foundation. Part of the 100th Anniversary Celebration of Muzzy Field. Proceeds benefiting children. Saturday, 5K run, Fuzzy Muzzy Kids Fun Run, carnival rides and games, and craft vehdors. Sunday, concert.…

Kids listings for June 27

FRIDAY, JUNE 27 BRISTOL PET SHOW WITH ROCKY THE ROCK CAT. 9 a.m. Bring your real pet and/ or stuffed animal for a pet parade. Register. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. BristolLib.com, (860) 584-7790.   PAY IT FORWARD…

Music listings for June 27

  FRIDAY, JUNE 27 OTHER THE HARTFORD SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA. “Midsummer Mozart.” 7:30 p.m. Gates open at 6 p.m. PerformingArtsCenter at Simsbury Meadows. $20 to $45. Lawn tickets for children 12 and under $5. (860) 244-2999, HartfordSymphony.org.   AVICCI. 9 p.m.…

Health listings for June 27

ONGOING BRISTOL POWER YOGA. Mondays and Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. Will cover basic postures and flow them together to bring up your heart rate. All levels welcome and modified versions of each posture will be available for those…

Performance listings for June 27

FRIDAY, JUNE 27 OTHER COMEDY NIGHT. Mark Riccadonna and Joe Mulligan. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsvile. $15, $25. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860) 693-9762.   TUESDAY, JULY 1 OTHER MASTER CLASS ON ACTING A SONG. Presented by Broadway actress…

Meetings listings for June 27

ONGOING PLAINVILLE CITIZENS AND PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION. 7 p.m., first Tuesday of the month. Concerned citizens and taxpayers of Plainville who meet monthly to discuss town issues, policies, and issues of concern. Plainville Public Library, lower level, 56 East Main…

Meeting listings for June 13

ONGOING PLAINVILLE CITIZENS AND PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION. 7 p.m., first Tuesday of the month. Concerned citizens and taxpayers of Plainville who meet monthly to discuss town issues, policies, and issues of concern. Plainville Public Library, lower level, 56 East Main…

Performance listings for June 13

FRIDAY, JUNE 13 OTHER SANDRA BERNHARD. 9 p.m. Fox Theater, Foxwoods Resort and Casino, Mashantucket. $25, $35, and $45. ComixatFoxwoods.com, 1-800-200-2882.   JUNE 13-14 OTHER ‘ONE DROP OF LOVE.’ 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Multimedia solo performance and documentary…

Music listings for June 13

FRIDAY, JUNE 13 OTHER ERIC ANDERSEN, LARRY CAMPBELL AND TERESA WILLIAMS WITH BYRON ISAACS. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $25, $35. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860) 693-9762.   WATERBURY SYMPHONY. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wine and Music. Mill House…

Senior listings for June 13

SUNDAY, JUNE 15 OTHER OPEN HOUSE AT ARBOR ROSE AT JEROME HOME. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Arbor Rose at JeromeHome, 975 Corbin Ave., New Britain. (860) 229-3707.   MONDAY, JUNE 16 PLAINVILLE QUESTIONS FOR A SOCIAL WORKER. 12:30 p.m.…

Dining listings for June 13

SUNDAY, JUNE 15 PLAINVILLE PANCAKE BREAKFAST. 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Pancakes, including gluten-free, sausage, juice and coffee. The Congregational Church of Plainville, 130 West Main St., Plainville. $5 for adults/ children (all you can eat) and children under 5…

Kids listings for June 13

SATURDAY, JUNE 14 OTHER TOM SAWYER DAY. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rope tricks, live music by BluesGrass, Horizon Blue, and Amy Gallatin and Stillwaters, games, arts and crafts, the Penguin Book Truck, free classic audio books from Tantor Media,…

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…

Miscellaneous listings for May 30

  FRIDAY, MAY 30 SOUTHINGTON ART SHOW OF MELISSA BOTSACOS. 5 to 7 p.m. Meet Melissa, view her artwork showcasing nature, animals, cartoon characters, sports, and more. Light refreshments. Paintings are for sale. Free. Open to the public. The Arc…

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…

Support group listings for May 30

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 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…

Performance listings for May 23

  MAY 23, 24 OTHER ‘SPOKEN: AN IMPROVISED EXPLORATIONS OF CONNECTIONS.’ 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. A single scene is played out in improvisation and then explored by glimpsing into the lives of the characters influenced by a single…