THURSDAY, AUG. 10
‘FOCUSED AWARENESS MEDITATION.’ 10 a.m. Five-step technique. Learn how this practice can help you feel more relaxed, focused, calm. Participants are asked to bring a large towel or a small blanket with them for proper positioning in their chair. Instructor Ann Minor is a holistic nurse and meditation specialist. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. Free. Register. (860) 747-5728.
THURSDAY, AUG. 17
THE ST. STANISLAUS CHURCH GOLDEN AGERS. TRIP TO FRANKIE VALLI SHOW, ‘WHO LOVES YOU?’ Includes family style lunch. Aqua Turf, Plantsville. $76 per person. Drive on your own. Register. (860) 589-5597.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 13
PILGRIMAGE TO THE NATIONAL BLUE ARMY SHRINE OF OUR LADY OF FATIMA IN WASHINGTON, N.J. Sponsored by the Legion of St. Stanislaus Church. $42 for non-legion members. (860) 589-5597.
MONDAY, SEPT. 25
MOHEGAN SUN CASINO TRIP. Held by St. Stanislaus Golden Agers. Casino bonus of a food ticket and one Big Wheel ticket. (860) 589-5597.
TUESDAY, OCT. 10
JIMMY STURR THE POLKA KING. Held by the St. Stanislaus Church Golden Agers. Includes music, family style lunch with salad, pasta, pierogies, stuffed cabbage, kielbasa and sauerkraut, veggie, potatoes, dessert, beverage. Aqua Turf, Plantsville. Register. (860) 589-5597.
OCT. 16, 17
TRIP TO TERRACOTTA WARRIORS AT THE FRANKIN INSTITUTE, PHILADELPHIA. Held by the St. Stanislaus Golden Agers. Trip includes one night stay at the Holiday Inn Express Midtown, one breakfast, one dinner, sightseeing, and admissions. $309 per person, double or triple. $389 for single. Register. (860) 589-5597.