SATURDAY, OCT. 4
FREE SCREENING MAMMOGRAMS AND CLINIC BREAT EXAMS TO ELIGIBLE WOMEN. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. For women, 40 or older and have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months, have no insurance or insurance with a high deductible, have no breast cancer history, current symptoms, or breast problems. Sponsored by the Charlotte Johnson Holfelder Foundation. The Hospital of Central Connecticut, Diagnostic Breast Center, Building C, 40 Hart St., New Britain. Appointment necessary. (860) 827-0525.
TUESDAY, OCT. 7
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Central Connecticut Senior Health Services. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Southington YMCA, 29 High St., Southington.
SEMINAR ON JOINT PAIN RELIEF. Presented by the Hospital of Central Connecticut and the Arthritis Foundation. 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. What you can do to prevent or control your arthritis. Arthritis exercise demonstration. Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol.
THURSDAY, OCT. 9
FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Central Connecticut Senior Health Services. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville.
10 COMMANDMENTS OF CHOLESTEROL CONTROL. 4 to 5 p.m. The Hospital of Central Connecticut’s Family Health Center, 22 Pine St., Bristol. Register. 1-800-321-6244.
NUTRITION AND EXERCISE FOR A HEALTHY SURVIVORSHIP. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Part of the free cancer transitions program. The Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain General campus, 100 Grand St., New Britain. Healthy dinner served. Register. 1-800-321-6244.
BE HEART SMART PATIENT EDUCATION SERIES. Thursdays 4 to 5 p.m. Oct. 9, Commandments of Cholesterol Control. Oct. 16, Diabetes and Heart Disease. Oct. 23, Women and Heart Disease. Hospital of Central Connecticut’s Family Health Center, 22 Pine St., Bristol. Register. (860) 224-4694.