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Miscellaneous listings for May 9

FRIDAY, MAY 9 BRISTOL ‘ABCs OF ANNULMENTS.’ Sponsored by the Family Life Office of the Archdiocese of Hartford. 7 to 9 p.m. Informational program designed to answer questions. Brother Larry Lussier, CSC, will be presenter. Q&A follows. Open to all…

Music listings for May 9

FRIDAY, MAY 9 OTHER COLIN BLUNSTONE. Of the Zombies. 8 p.m. With Edward Rogers. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $45, $65. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.   JUKE JOINT ON PARK. 8 p.m. Singers Kerri Powers, John Thomas, and Dave…

Senior listings for May 9

MONDAY, MAY 12 BRISTOL BRISTOL HOSPITAL CEO AND PRESIDENT KURT BARWIS. Presented by Advocates for Bristol Seniors. He will speak about practice of hospitals admitting patients for “observation” or as “out-patients” even though the ailment is critical and the hospital…

Support group listings for May 9

TUESDAY, MAY 13 SOUTHINGTON CAREGIVERS’ SUPPORT GROUP. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. MulberryGardens of Southington, 58 Mulberry St., Plantsville. (860) 276-1020.   ONGOING SOUTHINGTON OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP. Do you suspect food rules your life? Overeaters Anonymous may be the answer…

Meeting listings for May 9

SATURDAY, MAY 10 BRISTOL BRISTOL HISTORICAL SOCIETY. 1 p.m. By-law ratification. All members invited. Refreshments. Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer St., Bristol.   THURSDAY, MAY 15 BRISTOL THE BRISTOL GARDEN CLUB. 10 a.m., business meeting. Noon, program. Speaker is Jayne…

Support group listings for May 2

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…

Music listings for April 15

  FRIDAY, MAY 2 OTHER THE WINERY DOGS. Featuring Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy, Mr. Big bassist Billy Sheehan, and guitarist/singer Richie Kotzen. Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield.   BRISTOL DIVISI. 7 p.m. CentralConnecticutStateUniversity male a capella group. BristolBaptistChurch, 43 Schoool St.,…

Kids listings for May 2

MAY 2, 23 PLAINVILLE KID’S KRAFTS. Fridays, 10:30 a.m. Heather Fontaine presents a hands-on program is designed for children ages 3 to 5 and features age appropriate craft activities. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. Free. Register for…

Senior listings for May 2

SATURDAY, MAY 3 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE FOR MULBERRY GARDENS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Assisted living, adult day, and memory care community. Coffee served. MulberryGardens, 58 Mulberry St., Plantsville. (860) 276-1020.   MONDAY, MAY 12 BRISTOL BRISTOL HOSPITAL CEO AND…

Dining listings for May 2

SATURDAY, MAY 3 SOUTHINGTON PANCAKE AND EGG BREAKFAST. 8 to 10:30 a.m. Held by the Ecuador Foundation Fund of the First Congregational church. Proceeds benefit Fundacion Sor Dominga Bocca, which provides services for abused and neglected girls. First Congregational Church,…

Performance listings for May 2

  FRIDAY, MAY 2 BRISTOL SANDY’S BATON STUDIO WILL CELEBRATE ITS 55TH ANNIVERSARY. 7 p.m. “A Blast from the Past” will include group and solo performances by many alumni as far back as the 1960s and current students. Awards for…

Dining listings for April 25

SATURDAY, APRIL 26 BRISTOL PASTA DINNER BENEFIT FOR STUART SHERMAN. Proceeds to National Education for Assistance Dog Services. 5 to 8 p.m. GraceBaptistChurch Gymnasium, 736 King St., Bristol. $10. Children under 10, $5. (860) 585-7976.   SOUTHINGTON MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH.…

Support group listings for April 18

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…

Dining listings for April 18

FRIDAY, APRIL 18 SOUTHINGTON PASTA FOR BEN. Held by The Giving Back Girls and The Arc of Southington. 5 to 8 p.m. In honor of Ben Buckley, a 7-year-old who passed away suddenly from an asthma attack in January. Pasta…

Music listings for April 18

  FRIDAY, APRIL 18 OTHER GUY DAVIS. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $17, $27. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.   THE HOLD STEADY. Toad’s Place, 300 York St., New Haven. ToadsPlace.com   POST-MODERN PANIC. Doors open at 9…

Health listings for April 18

TUESDAY, APRIL 22 OTHER DINNER WITH THE DOC FOCUSES ON THE COMPLICATIONS OF DIABETES. 5 to 7 p.m. Dr. Alan Babigian, who is board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine. Arbor Rose at JeromeHome,…

Senior listings for April 18

TUESDAY, APRIL 22 PLAINVILLE AARP DRIVER SAFETY CLASS. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 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 provided.…

Miscellaneous listings for April 18

SATURDAY, APRIL 19 OTHER SINGLES MOVIE EVENING. Sponsored by Social Connections. 6:30 p.m. Meet in the lobby. Everyone decides what movie to see. Afterward, go nearby for refreshments. Starplex Cinema, 19 Frontage Rd., Berlin. (860) 582-8229.   BRISTOL BLESSING OF…

Kids listings for April 18

FRIDAY, APRIL 18 BRISTOL ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bring your favorite basket for an Easter egg hunt in an open field. Candy free event. Dress appropriately. Parents bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Rent…

Senior listings for April 11

SUNDAY, APRIL 13 OTHER OPEN HOUSE AT ARBOR ROSE AT JEROME HOME. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Independent, assisted living, and memory care community. The Arbor Rose at Jerome Hojse, 975 Corbin Ave., New Britain. RSVP. (860) 229-3707.   THURSDAY,…

Dining listings for April 11

SATURDAY, APRIL 12 BRISTOL DINNER AND AUCTION. 5:30 p.m. Dinner includes baked fish, rice, vegetable, bread, dessert, and beverages. Asbury United MethodistChurch, 90 Church Ave., Forestville. $10 for adults, $6 for children 4 to 10, free for children 3 and…

Health listings for April 11

THURSDAY, APRIL 17 SOUTHINGTON LUNCH AND LEARN FEATURES DINE WITH A DENTIST. Noon to 1 p.m. Dr. Sunita Kalluri and Maegan Connolly will speak about how the mouth is the window to overall health. The Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley…

Performance listings for April 11

APRIL 11, 12 OTHER ‘THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST.’ Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Tunxis Community College, Founders Hall, Route 177 and 6, Farmington. $5 Tunxis.BrownPaperTickets.com or at the door if not sold out. (860) 255-3731,…

Support group listings for April 11

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16 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…

Meetings listings for April 11

APRIL 15, MAY 6, 20 BRISTOL QUILTS THAT CARE. Mondays 6:30 to 8 p.m. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 945-0184, QuiltsThatCare.Deb@gmail.com   THURSDAY, APRIL 17 BRISTOL THE BRISTOL GARDEN CLUB. 10 a.m. Ashley Lodovico, a local artist…

Music listings for April 11

FRIDAY, APRIL 11 OTHER JULIAN LAGE AND CHRIS ELDRIDGE OF THE PUNCH BROTHERS. Special guest Aoife O’Donovan. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $22, $32. 41BridgeStreet.com, (860) 693-9762.   CHAMPIAN FULTON. 7, 9 p.m. Jazz pianist. Palace…