Tag: Things to do

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.…

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…

Miscellaneous listings for June 27

  FRIDAY, JUNE 27 BRISTOL GASLIGHT FILM SERIES. 1 p.m. Series begins with “Cloud Atlas,” a steampunk-oriented adventure starring Tom Hanks, Halle Barry, High Grant. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Light refreshments courtesy of the Friends of the…

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…

Support group listings for June 13

TUESDAY, JUNE 17 PLAINVILLE CAREGIVING CONNECTIONS. 10 a.m. Shares strategies for caregiving in warm weather. PlainvilleSeniorCenter, 200 East St., Plainville. For more information, call Bette at (860) 747-5728.   ONGOING SOUTHINGTON OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP. Do you suspect food rules…

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…

Health listings for June 13

MONDAY, JUNE 16 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC. Held by Central Connecticut Senior Health Services. 10 to 11 a.m. Price Chopper, 410 Queen St., Southington.   ONGOING BRISTOL POWER YOGA. Mondays and Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. Will cover…

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 June 6

SUNDAY, JUNE 8 OTHER MISS CONNECTICUT PRINCESS CAMP CROWNING AND CELEBRATION. 5 p.m. Princess Camp Party with Miss Connecticut Princess Camp 2014 participants and their Miss and Outstanding Teen mentors. Games, snacks, DJ. Attire is party fun, not formal. Gengras…

Senior listings for June 6

SUNDAY, JUNE 8 OTHER OPEN HOUSE AT CEDAR MOUNTAIN COMMONS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A not-for-profit independent and assisted living community. Refreshments. CedarMountainCommons, 3 John H. Stewart Dr., Newington. (860) 655-7901.   TUESDAY, JUNE 10 PLAINVILLE BRAIN FITNESS TEASER…

Performance listings for June 6

  FRIDAY, JUNE 6 OTHER ‘BECK AND CALL—THE SERVANTS TOUR.’ Directed by HartBeat Ensemble’s Steven Raider-Ginsburg. 7 p.m. Mark Twain House, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford. $22 for adults, with discounts for children and members. Reservations. (860) 280-3130. MarkTwainHouse.org   JUNE…

Health listings for June 6

TUESDAY, JUNE 10 BRISTOL ‘AN INTRODUCTION TO AYURVEDA: LESSONS FOR HEALTH AND LONGEVITY FROM THE SCIENCE OF LIFE.’ 6:30 p.m. With Dr. Marc Edwards. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. No charge. Registration required. (860) 584-7787 ext. 2023.  …

Music listings for June 6

  FRIDAY, JUNE 6 OTHER ALBARE. 8 p.m. Virtuoso jazz guitarist. GardeArtsCenter, Oasis Room, 325 State St., New London. GardeArts.org   CATIE CURTIS. Special guest Billy Keane. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $22, $32. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860)…

Dining listings for June 6

FRIDAY, JUNE 6 PLAINVILLE STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE FESTIVAL. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Shortcakes will be served at PlainvilleUnitedMethodistChurch. Delivery provided for orders of 10 or more. Plainville United MethodistChurch, 56 Red Stone Hill, Plainville. Orders can be delivered to businesses…

Support group listings for June 6

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 11 PLAINVILLE GRANDPARENTS SUPPORT GROUP. Program hosted by the PlainvilleSeniorCenter and Youth Services. 10:30 a.m. Program about the unique challenges of raising a grandchild or relative. Provides caregivers an opportunity to share information and support on issues related…