Obituaries: Walter ‘Boe’ Myska

Walter “Boe” Myska, 74, of New Britain, passed away following a brief illness on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Hartford Hospital. Born in New Britain on February 18, 1944, he was a lifelong resident of New Britain, and graduate of…

Obituaries: Bethany Anne Jefferson

  Bethany Anne Jefferson, 34, passed away at home on April 20, 2018. She had a long illness but maintained her job until the last four weeks. Bethany was employed by SAS Retail and was a supervisor and team leader…

Miscellaneous listings, starting May 18

FRIDAY, MAY 18 BRISTOL SINGLES SWEETHEART DANCE. Sponsored by Singles Social Connections. 7 to 11 p.m. 7 to 8 p.m., buffet. DJ. Dress to impress. Door prizes. Nuchie’s, 164 Central St., Bristol. $12 for members. $17 for guests. (860) 582-8229.…

Health listings, starting May 18

MONDAY, MAY 21 SOUTHINGTON HOSPICE VOLUNTEERING: WHAT IS IT? HOW CAN I HELP? 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Southington Library, 255 Main St., Southington. Seating is limited. Register. www.SouthingtonLibrary.org, (860) 628-0947. TUESDAY, MAY 22 BRISTOL AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE. Held…

Kids listings, starting May 18

SATURDAY, MAY 19 BRISTOL ARMED FORCES AND MEMORIAL DAY CRAFTS. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 584-7787, www.BristolLib.com SUNDAY, MAY 20 OTHER YOUTH BASEBALL CLINIC. Register at 9:30 a.m. Begins 11 a.m. Local…

Support group listings, starting May 18

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.…

Dining listings, starting May 18

SUNDAY, MAY 20 BRISTOL AMERICAN LEGION POST 2 MONTHLY BREAKFAST. 8 to 11 a.m. Omelet, eggs any style, pancakes, French toast, bacon, sausage, ham, home fries, coffee, orange. American Legion Post 2, 22 Hooker Ct., Bristol. Take out available. FRIDAY,…

Music listings, starting May 18

SATURDAY, MAY 19 BRISTOL ELLA MAY WIGGENS AND THE SONGS OF THE AMERICAN LABOR MOVEMENT. 1 p.m. Woody Guthrie called Ella May Wiggins the “Mother of the protest ballad.” Her music inspired folk singers like Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie.…

Coalition fighting underage drinking

The Plainville Coalition for Positive Youth Development is joining communities across the nation by once again sponsoring a campaign to prevent underage drinking. This effort highlights the fact that it is illegal to allow consumption of alcohol by anyone under…