SATURDAY, NOV. 8
THE ORCHARDS AT SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. An independent and assisted living community. The Orchards at Southington, 34 Hobart St., Southington. RSVP. (860) 628-5656.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 12
DSS MEDICARE BUS. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Employees from the Department of Social Services and Senior Center staff will assist people with the Medicare Part D: Prescription Drug Plan. Open enrollment runs through Dec. 7. The senior center is now scheduling appointments. Bristol residents aged 65 or older may call the Bristol Senior Center weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. (860) 584-7895. No walk-ins accepted.
THURSDAY, NOV. 13
HOLIDAY CARD MAKING WORKSHOP.10 a.m. Diane Sperry will teach you how to create your own personalized holiday cards using simple materials. Limited to 15 students and open to Plainville Senior Center members only. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. (860) 747-5728.
NOW thru DEC. 4
QIGONG AND TAI CHI. Thursdays. Internal Chinese meditative practices that use slow graceful movements and controlled breathing techniques to strengthen your mind-body connection, reduce stress, and improve circulation. Taught by Meghan Mitchell. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. Members only. (860) 747-5728.
SENIOR CENTER BAND JAM. Thursdays, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Live band. Dance or just sit back and enjoy. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. (860) 747-5728.