Category: Listings

Kids listings, starting Jan. 26

SATURDAY, JAN. 27 BRISTOL CELEBRATE LEWIS CARROLL’S BIRTHDAY. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Day-long poetry party. Rhyme the day away by writing poems and sharing rhyming creations. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 584-7787, www.BristolLib.com MARCH 12-MAY 14…

Health listings, starting Jan. 26

JAN. 29-FEB. 26 SOUTHINGTON DEMENTIA AND CAREGIVING SERIES. Mondays, 3 to 4:30 p.m. Strategies and effective communication tips to better understand relate to the individual with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. Participants are asked…

Meeting listings, starting Jan. 26

SATURDAY, JAN. 27 PLAINVILLE THE CONNECTICUT STATE BUTTON SOCIETY ANNUAL WINTER MEETING. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. A button club Show and Tell program will follow the button lunch break. All button collectors and friends are welcome to bring and…

Music listings, starting Jan. 26

SUNDAY, JAN. 28 OTHER AFTERNOON UKULELE WORKSHOP FOR ALL AGES. 2 p.m. Farmington Library, Main Library, 6 Monteith Dr., Farmington. Free. Register. www.FarmingtonLibraries.org

Dining listings, starting Jan. 26

SUNDAY, JAN. 28 PLAINVILLE CHILI CHALLENGE AND WING EATING FUNDRAISER. Benefit for PARC. 2 p.m., chili challenge. 4 p.m., the King of the Wing eating contest. Entry fee for chili challenge. Entry fee for wing challenge. Chili chefs and wing…

Kids listings, starting Jan. 19

SATURDAY, JAN. 20 BRISTOL AMERICAN GIRL BOOK CLUB WITH KIT. 10 a.m. Stories, crafts, more. Spend the day in 1934 and make new library friends. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 584-7787 ext. 6. www.BristolLib.com DRAW AND DINOSAUR…

Health listings, starting Jan. 19

TUESDAY, JAN. 23 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 10 to 11 a.m. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington. hhcseniorservices.org WEDNESDAY, JAN. 24 BRISTOL MAINTAINING MUSCLE MASS AS WE AGE. Presented by Hartford HealthCare Senior…

Performance listings, starting Jan. 19

SATURDAY, JAN. 20 PLAINVILLE COMEDY NIGHT. Benefit for Plainville High School Project Graduation. 7 p.m. BYOB/ snacks, 50/50 raffle. DJ. Plainville VFW, Northwest Drive, Plainville. $20 in advance, $25 at the door. (860) 919-6225. wsanjuan@comcast.net

Miscellaneous listings, starting Jan. 19

FRIDAY, JAN. 19 BRISTOL SINGLES SNOWFLAKE DANCE. Sponsored by Social Connections. 7 to 11 p.m. Buffet from 7 to 8 p.m. Dress to impress and door prizes. Nuchie’s Restaurant, 164 Central St., Bristol. $12 for members. $17 for guests. (860)…