MONDAY, OCT. 19
FREE LIVING WILL AND FREE POWER OF ATTORNEY. 1:30 p.m. These documents prepared by attorneys. But you may have them done at no cost. Attorney Marilyn Denny of Hartford Legal Aid Services will be on hand at the request of Advocates for Bristol Seniors. Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. No charge for her services but you must reserve a seat at (860) 584-7895.
SATURDAY, OCT. 17
MULBERRY GARDENS OPEN HOUSE. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Assisted living, adult day, and memory care community. Mulberry Gardens of Southington, 58 Mulberry St., Plantsville. (860) 276-1020.
TUESDAY, OCT. 20
AARP SMART DRIVER COURSE. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Films and discussions, driver’s manual provided. No written or on road test. After completion, insurance company will provide at least a 5 percent discount on auto insurance. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. $20. (860) 747-5728.
THURSDAY, OCT. 22
‘DON’T BE SCARED- BE PREPARED: STAY SAFE AND SOUND THIS SEASON.’ Presented by West Central Connecticut TRIAD. 10 a.m. to noon. “How to Protect Yourself from Financial Fraud and Abuse,” “Being Prepared for Emergiences,” “Fire Safety and Prevention.” Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. RSVP. (860) 582-9559, firstname.lastname@example.org
CHOLESTEROL SCREENING. 10 minute appointment, few drops of blood from a fingertip, and you can learn your numbers for total cholesterol, and the good and bad cholesterol, triglycerides, and glucose. Doesn’t require fasting. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. $10. Pay at the appointment. Appointments. (860) 747-5728. Plainville Senior Center members only.
SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICE. Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to noon. Bristol Senior Center is host to a remote Social Security office. No need to reserve time. First-come, first-serve. Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol.
WHEELER SENIOR COMMUNITY HEALTH OUTREACH COORDINATOR JUSTINE MICALIZZI. Mondays, 10 a.m to noon. Wednesdays from 5 to 7 p.m. Receive information about mental health, substance use disorders, treatment recovery resources, early childhood, and local programs and services. Southington Library and Museum, 255 Main St., Southington.