Category: Listings

Kids’ listings for the Sept. 6 edition

FRIDAYS, SEPT. 6, 20 BRISTOL FAIRYTALE FRIENDS. 10 a.m. Fairy tale stories and crafts. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. (860) 584-7787 ext. 6. BristolLib.com.   SATURDAY, SEPT. 7 BRISTOL DONUTS WITH GROWNUPS. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Celebrate Grandparent’s Day.…

Health listings for the Sept. 6 edition

TUESDAY, SEPT. 10 SOUTHINGTON PINOT AND PREVENTION: A NIGHT OUT IN SOUTHINGTON. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Event to raise awareness about heart disease in women. Topics include heart disease in women, heart disease prevention and the latest treatment options. Guest…

Support groups listings for the Sept. 6 edition

ONGOING BRISTOL DEBTORS ANONYMOUS. Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. 12-step fellowship. First Congregational Church of Bristol, 31 Maple St., Bristol. Parish House, Library Room. info@ctabundance.org. ctabundance.org.   WEEKLY OPIOID EDUCATION AND FAMILY SUPPORT GROUPS. Wednesdays 6 p.m. Wheeler’s Family Health and Wellness…

The Observer seeks entry-level journalist to join our staff

There’s an excellent opportunity at the weekly StepSaver/Observer newspapers for an entry-level journalist. Report local news and features through interviews, observation and research. Must be thorough, well organized, with excellent time management skills. Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field,…

Seniors’ listings for the July 26 edition

MONDAY, AUG. 5 SOUTHINGTON UNRAVEL THE MYSTERIES OF MEDICARE. 11 a.m. to noon. “Medicare 101.” Learn about Medicare Advantage plans; Medicare Supplement plans; prescription drug plans; when to enroll; and how to choose Medicare plan. Free. Mulberry Gardens, 58 Mulberry…

Dining listings for the June 21 edition

SATURDAY, JUNE 22 BRISTOL HANDBELLS RESTORATION BENEFIT PASTA DINNER. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Pasta, sauce, meatballs, salad, bread/butter, beverages, dessert. Asbury United Methodist Church, 90 Church Ave., Forestville. $10, adults. $5, children 6 to 10. Free, children under 5. (860)…

Kids’ listings for the June 14 edition

SATURDAY, JUNE 15 BRISTOL CAROUSEL T-SHIRT STENCILING. 1 p.m. Bring your children in along with a plain, white cotton t-shirt and discover the folk art of stenciling. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. Adults, $8. $5, children 2-14.…

Music listings for the Feb. 8 edition

FRIDAY, FEB. 8 PLAINVILLE SPIRIT SHAKER. Central Café, 54 West Main St., Plainville.   SATURDAY, FEB. 9 BRISTOL CUP OF GRACE COFFEEHOUSE AND PASTA SUPPER. 6:30 p.m. Carl D & Company, contemporary praise and worship music. Free. Donations welcome. Cup…

Health listings for the Feb. 8 edition

FEB. 13, MARCH 13, APRIL 10 PLAINVILLE FREE MONTHLY BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by Mulberry Gardens of Southington. No appointments necessary. Drop-in. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville.   SUNDAY, FEB. 24 SOUTHINGTON HEALTHY FAMILY…

Music listings for the Feb. 1 edition

THURSDAY, FEB. 7 BRISTOL THE GOLDEN OF AGE TRANSCRIPTIONS. 7:30 p.m. The Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra Winds and Percussion with a side by side presentation featuring local high school musicians. Works by Rossini, Debussy, Straus, Rimsky, Korsakof, Wagner, Verdi. Bristol Eastern…

Dining listings for the Feb. 1 edition

SUNDAY, FEB. 10 BRISTOL COUNCIL 35 FUND RAISER BREAKFAST. Held by the Knights of Columbus. 8 a.m. to midnight. Menu is eggs, omelet, scrambled eggs, sausages, ham, home fries, pancakes, fruit cocktail, bread, butter, orange juices, coffee, tea, milk. Columbus…

Meetings listings for the Feb. 1 edition

SUNDAY, FEB. 6 PLAINVILLE PLAINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL PROJECT GRADUATION MEETING. 7 p.m. Wheeler Regional YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville.   TUESDAY, FEB. 12 SOUTHINGTON AMERICAN LEGION KILTONIC POST 72 ANNUAL MEETING. 7 p.m. at the American Legion post, 64 Main…