Author: mchaiken

Project Graduation seeking volunteers

Plainville High School Project Graduation is beginning to gather names of volunteers who are able to help decorate the Wheeler YMCA the day before graduation, Tuesday, June 19), the day of Wednesday, June 20, and workers for the night of…

May is Foster Care Month

May is National Foster Care Month, a time to recognize that individuals, families and communities can each play a part in enhancing the lives of children and youth in foster care. In Connecticut, there are more than 4,000 children in…

Health listings, starting April 20

APRIL 20, 23 BRISTOL AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE. Friday, April 20, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Arthur G. Russell Company, 740 Clark Ave., Bristol. Monday, April 23, 1 to 6 p.m., St. Gregory Church CCD Center, 1043 Stafford…

Dining listings, starting April 20

FRIDAY, APRIL 27 BRISTOL FROM THE VINE WINE TASTING. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Food stations by Emily’s Catering Group of Bristol. Italian-style charcuerie table stocked with artisan cheeses and meats, Mediterranean-style appetizers and a risotto bar. Dessert and coffee bar.…

Miscellaneous listings, starting April 20

FRIDAY, APRIL 20 BRISTOL ADULT COLORING CRAZE. 7 to 9 p.m. Bring your coloring books and supplies. Wine and cheese will be supplied. Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer St., Bristol. $5 entrance fee. Pre-registration is required. Walk-ins welcome. Color Craze,…

Senior listings, starting April 20

ONGOING BRISTOL BRISTOL SENIOR CENTER PHOTO CLUB. Thursdays, 9 to 11 a.m. Bristol Senior Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol.

Kids listings, starting April 20

SATURDAY, APRIL 21 BRISTOL TERRIFIC TURTLES. 10 to 11 a.m. Learn about, see up close, and touch some turtles native to Connecticut. Learn about their unique adaptations, and natural history. Groups of 10-plus reserve space prior. Harry C. Barnes Memorial…

Performance listings, starting April 20

APRIL 20-21 BRISTOL 77TH ANNUAL OM SHOW. “Wish Upon A Star.” Friday at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at 2 and 7:30 p.m. St. Paul Catholic High School, 1001 Stafford Ave., Bristol. $20 reserved. $15 general admission. (860) 583-4734. www.bbgc.org

Support group listings, starting April 20

ONGOING BRISTOL NATIONAL ALLIANCE OF MENTAL ILLNESS FAMILY AND FRIENDS SUPPORT GROUP. Last Wednesday of every month. Bristol Senior and Community Center, Room 101, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. (860) 205-9542, (860) 830-2129. NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m.…

Found and cancelled: Silver alert issued for two juveniles

Plainville police have issued a Silver Alert for two  missing juveniles. Jason Forcella and Kayla Pecego from Plainville are driving in a 2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee color blue (CT REG 7AVXL2), stolen from Forcella’s mother.