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Kids listings, starting June 2

SATURDAY, JUNE 3 SOUTHINGTON JUNIOR MISS SOUTHINGTON SCHOLARSHIP ORGANIZATION ANNUAL PAGEANT. Contestants ages 4 to high school senior needed. Interview, fitness, talent, and evening wear competition. Aqua Turf, Mulberry Street, Plantsville. Putinontheritz@aol.com.   JUNE 3-11 OTHER ‘DR. SEUSS’S THE CAT…

Kids listings, starting Feb. 24

SATURDAY, FEB. 25 BRISTOL TAILS OF JOY READING EDUCATION ASSISTANCE DOGS. 1 to 2:30 p.m. Practice reading fluency. Ideal for reluctant readers. Manross Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. Register. (860) 584-7790. Space is limited. Free. TUESDAY, FEB. 28 BRISTOL MOTHER…

Kids’ listings, starting May 6

SATURDAY, MAY 7 SOUTHINGTON PRINCESS MEET AND GREET. Fund raiser for Children’s Oncology Department at CCMC and Southington Community Services. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Face painting, nail and hair stations, glitter tattoos, balloonists, feather hair extensions, DJ services, photos…

Meetings listings for Nov. 21

TUESDAY, NOV. 25 SOUTHINGTON SOUTHINGTON GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY. 7:30 p.m. Southington Town Clerk Kathy Larkin will speak about the record types available for genealogical research at town hall as well as accessibility. The Orchards at Southington, second floor community room, 34…

Kids listings for Nov. 14

SATURDAY, NOV. 15 BRISTOL ‘OLIVER TWIST.’ Performed by the Hampstead Stage Co. 2 p.m. Children in the audience will be selected to help the players perform the story. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Sponsored by Target. (860) 584-7787,…

Kids listings for Nov. 7

NOV. 7, 8 OTHER ‘BUSYTOWN.’ 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., Saturdays. 1 and 4 p.m., Sundays. Based on Richard Scarry’s identically named children’s book. Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., West Hartford. $15 for children, seniors, and Let’s GO ARTS!…

Kids listings for Oct. 17

SATURDAY, OCT. 18 PLAINVILLE SUNDAY SCHOOL PUMPKIN FESTIVAL. 3 to 7 p.m. 2:45 p.m., register your carved pumpkin and/or scarecrow to enter into the contest. 3 p.m., festival begins. Games and activities, crafts, pumpkin rolls, more. 6 p.m., pumpkin lighting…

Kids listings for Oct. 10

SATURDAY, OCT. 11 BRISTOL GLOBAL CARDBOARD CHALLENGE. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. A celebration of child creativity and the role of communities in fostering imaginative play inspired by the film “Caine’s Arcade.” www.CainesArcade.com. Cardboard and a variety mechanics will be…

Kids listings for Oct. 3

OCT. 6-DEC. 12 BRISTOL STORY TIME AND READING CLUBS. Various times. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. Registration required for some. For details, go to BristolLib.com. (860) 584-7787, or (860) 584-7790. SATURDAY,…

Family Farms Day brings in the smell, the scarecrows, and the fun: Weather forces event to reschedule for Sunday

UPDATE: Due to the weather forecast for Saturday, Family Farm Day has been rescheduled for Sunday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Alex Bernier of Bristol Central High School never expected his pair of Adidas to…

Kids listings for Sept. 5

FRIDAY, SEPT. 5 BRISTOL ‘BACK TO SCHOOL FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT.’ Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Movie begins at dusk. “Despicable Me 2.” Pre-show entertainment from musical performer Les Julian. Muzzy Field, Bristol. Event is sponsored by First Bristol Federal Credit…

Kids listings for Aug. 29

FRIDAY, SEPT. 5 BRISTOL ‘BACK TO SCHOOL FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT.’ Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Movie begins at dusk. “Despicable Me 2.” Pre-show entertainment from musical performer Les Julian. Muzzy Field, Bristol. Event is sponsored by First Bristol Federal Credit…