‘SEUSSICAL, JR.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. Performed by Newington Children’s Theatre Company. Join over 35 area children as they bring this Dr. Seuss musical to life. NCTC Theatre, 743 North Mountain Rd., Newington. $12 for adults in advance, $15 at the door. $10 in advance for seniors, students, and children, or $12 at the door. (860) 666-6282, NCTArts.org
SATURDAY, DEC. 13
ST. MATTHEW SCHOOL 1ST ANNUAL GRANDMOTHER, MOTHER, AND DAUGHTER TEA. 12 to 4 p.m. “Alice in Wonderland” theme. Hosted by the SMS Advancement Team. Bring your favorite tea cup. Tea, hot chocolate, refreshments, crafts, tea cup raffle. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside St., Bristol. $15 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under. Bring your own tea cup. LODonnell@stmatthewschool.com
THURSDAY, DEC. 18
KINDERMUSIK CLASS. 10:30 a.m., Jennifer Ludgin will offer free interactive class to children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. Register. (860) 793-1450.
NOW thru DEC. 19
FALL DROP-IN CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS. Tuesdays from 10:30 to 11 a.m., Mother Goose Rhymes (ages 0-23 months); Tuesdays from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m., You Be… for ages 7 and up; Wednesdays from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m., Pajama Puzzlers, ages 4 and up; Thursdays from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m., Tales for Tots (ages 2 to 3). Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1450.