Calendar listings for the week of March 22

BOWLING FOR BOOBIES! Support the Pink Treasure Chest Walkers for its 39.3 mile walk to raise money in support of Avon Walk for Breast Cancer. 3 to 5 p.m. Two hours of bowling, bowling shoes, pizza, and soda. Spare Time Bowling, Farmington Ave., Bristol. $20 for adults, $10 for children under. Advanced tickets only. PinkTreasureChestWalkers@gmail.com, (860) 841-3278.

 

SATURDAY, MAY 18

BRISTOL

THE KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSOCIATION COLLECTING DONATIONS. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For a new bridge behind the Korean War monument on Memorial Boulevard. Walmart, 1400 Farmington Ave., Bristol.

 

‘GREAT GATSBY’ BUS TRIP TO NEWPORT, R.I. Leave Bristol Commons at 8 a.m. Return at 7 p.m. Held by the Manross Memorial Library, Forestville. $86, includes bus transportation and driver’s gratuity, admission to the Rosecliff Mansion and Marble House (audio guides available) and lunch at the La Forge Casino restaurant. Register now. Seating limited. Payment due within three days of registration. (860) 584-7790.

 

SATURDAY, MAY 18

PLAINVILLE

RELAY FOR LIFE OF PLAINVILLE TAG SALE. Multi-family. 174 West Main St., Plainville.

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 1

BRISTOL

KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSOCIATION COLLECTING DONATIONS. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For a new bridge behind the Korean War monument on Memorial Boulevard. Stop and Shop, 597 Farmington Ave., Bristol.

 

JULY 26-29

BRISTOL

BUS TRIP TO WASHINGTOND.C. Sponsored by Korean Veterans Association. Visit attractions and landmarks, tour of monuments, Smithsonian Museum, Marine Barracks Program, Arlington Cemetery, Air and Space Museum, new Pentagon Memorial, downtown Washington D.C. Staying at Clarion Hotel, 6400 Oxon Hill Rd., Oxon Hill, Md. 20745. Contact Robert Barnet, 105 Jerome Ave., Bristol, (860) 582-3356 for more information.

 

THURSDAY, JULY 27

BRISTOL

BRISTOLHIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1946 66TH YEAR REUNION. Nuchie’s, Central St., Forestville. (860) 583-1274.

 

MONDAY, AUG. 5

BRISTOL

CENTRAL CONNECTICUT CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE 22ND ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT. Tunxis Plantation, Farmington. (860) 584-4718. CentralCTChambers.org

 

SEPT. 27-28

OTHER

COMBINED REUNION OF 1963 GRADUATES OF ALL NEW BRITAIN SCHOOLS. Pat Wysocki Anderson, (860) 229-4536, Jane Reynolds Pallokat, (860) 485-1501. nbhs_phs1063@yahoo.com

 

NOW thru APRIL 11

OTHER

‘LIGHTS AND ILLUSION: WORKS BY EVAN MANN AND ASTRID TOHA.’ Mondays to Fridays 1 to 4 p.m. Central Connecticut State University, CCSU Art Galleries, Maloney Hall Second Floor, Samuel S. T. Chen Fine Arts Center, 1615 Stanley St., New Britain. Free admission. Art.CCSU.edu/gallery.html

 

NOW thru MARCH 28

SOUTHINGTON

ART SHOW OF FERNE ‘RUSTY’ WASKOWICZ OF SOUTHINGTON. Day and evening viewing hours. Three-dimensional stained glass art on framed mirrors. A member of the Plainville Art League and the Southington Arts and Crafts Association. The Orchards of Southington Community Room, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656. SouthingtonOrchards.org.

 

NOW thru APRIL 4

OTHER

DIVERSE COLLECTIONS IN RETROSPECT. Collection of 50 oil paintings, drawings, and hand-colored photographs of landscapes and still lifes by Laurie Tavino. Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wallace Barnes and BarbaraHackmanFranklinArtGallery, TunxisCommunity College, 271 Scott Swamp Rd., Farmington. ASimoes@tunxis.edu

 

NOW thru JUNE 2

OTHER

‘A JOINT VENTURE: THE COLLECTION OF THOMAS AND KATHRYN COX.’ An exhibit of 28 works of art ranging from paintings, watercolors, and pastels to bronze sculpture and porcelain and glass objects. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday noon to 5 p.m. New BritainMuseum of American Art, 56 Lexington St., New Britain. $12 for adults, $10 for senior citizens, $8 for students, free for children under 12. Free admission on Saturday 10 a.m. to noon. NBMAA.org, (860) 229-0257.

 

NOW thru to APRIL 4

OTHER

WORLD WAR II AFRICAN AMERICANS SERVING IN MILITARY. Exhibit of black and white photographs. NaugatuckValleyCommunityCollegeFineArtsCenter, Leever Atrium Gallery, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury. NV.edu

 

NOW THRU MAY 12

OTHER

TOULOUSE-LAUTREC AND HIS WORLD. Museum hours on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday noon to 5 p.m. The Toulouse-Lautrec collection is housed at the HerakleidonMuseum in Athens, Greece and traveling outside of Europe for the first time. At the center of the exhibit is a collection of 150 rare works on paper by Toulouse-Lautrec. New BritainMuseum American Art, 56 Lexington St., New Britain. Admission is $12, senior citizens for $10, students for $8, children under 12 free. Free admission from 10 a.m .to noon Saturdays. NBMAA.org

 

NOW thru MARCH 31

OTHER

‘OPTING OUT COLLAGE: WORKS BY ARTIST RONNIE RYSZ.’ Joseloff Gallery, John J. White Science and TechnologyCenter, CheshireAcademy, CheshireVillage, Cheshire.

 

ONGOING

OTHER

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