FRIDAY, JUNE 3
2ND ANNUAL DANCE TO REMEMBER. 8 p.m., partner and line dancing, with opening dancing throughout the night. Dance lessons included. Raffles to benefit Relay for Life. $5. Cadillac Ranch, 45 Jude Lane, Southington.
SATURDAY, JUNE 4
FIFTH ANNUAL ‘OPEN THE EYES OF MY HEART’ WOMEN’S CONFERENCE. 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Pastor Lynn Lincoln from Gateway Christian Church, West Haven. Special guest speaker will be Evangelist Beverly Vaughn from “At His Feet Ministries.” The theme is “Believe… because all things are possible.” All women invited to attend. Bethel Christian Church, 750 Stevens St., Bristol. (860) 637-5102. Lunch not provided. Visit area restaurants. Free will offering accepted.
THE JEAN TREADWAY STORY. 1 p.m. About Jean Treadway, who was blinded at an early age. Her story was retold in a book and movie entitled, “What Love Sees.” Tom Dickau will speak. Bristol Historical Society, 98 Summer St., Bristol. Free to members. $5 to non-members. (860) 583-6309.
‘C’ IS FOR CHEESE, CRACKERS AND COLORING. 1 p.m. Afternoon of social time, featuring treats to eat, peaceful music, and an adventure in coloring. All coloring materials provided or free to bring your own. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. No charge. Reserve (860) 584-7787 ext. 2023.
CLOCK IDENTIFICATION. 1 to 3 p.m. Learn more about your clocks. Clock experts will you to discover information about your American made clock. Museums are restricted by law so appraisal values will not be given at this event. The number of evaluations may be limited to three per person. American Clock and Watch Museum, 100 Maple St., Bristol. $10 per clock. (860) 583-6070.
‘GREASE.’ 6 p.m. Southington Drive-In, 995 Meriden Waterbury Turnpike, Southington. $10 per car load for Southington residents. $15 a car load, and walk-ins, $2 (bring lawn chairs).
CHURCH FAIR. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Raffles, tag sales, vendors, kids games, live music, chicken BBQ, and more. Terryville Congregational Church, 233 Main St., Terryville. (860) 589-0182.
AMERICAN CANCER SOCITY RELAY FOR LIFE. Saturday, 11 a.m. Opening ceremony. Sunday, 9:30 a.m., closing ceremony. Norton Park, Plainville.
SUNDAY, JUNE 5
IN PREPARATION FOR THE CONNECTICUT ROSE SOCIETY’S 35TH ANNUAL ROSE SHOW. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. 2 p.m. Dave Long, Master Rosarian, will give an overview of the exhibition process. United Congregational Church, 130 West Main St., Plainville. Free and open to the public.
SATURDAY, JUNE 11
5TH ANNUAL PLAINVILLE WINGS AND WHEELS FLY-IN AND CAR SHOW. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Rain date June 12). Robertson Airport, Plainville. $5 for adults. Free for children 12 and under. On-site parking. www.PlainvilleWingsandWheels.com
SUNDAY, JUNE 12
ANNUAL DIABETES MOTORCYCLE RUN. 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Depart at 11 a.m. Benefit for the American Diabetes Association. Bristol Polish Club, 541 North Main St., Bristol.
SATURDAY, JUNE 18
MISSION: FLEA MARKET ON THE GREEN. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Early birds at 8 a.m. for $20). Set up your own 20’ by 20’ space for $30. Donate items. Funds mission trip to Camden, N.Y. 10 Park St., Plymouth. Reserve space. (860) 294-6808.
TUESDAY, JUNE 21
LONG ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE TOUR. Held by Cruz’in Congos. Two hour tour of Long Island Sound’s eight historic lighthouses about a Sea Jet Catamaran. Local experts will provide information. (860) 628-8982. email@example.com
THURSDAY, JUNE 23
THE 15TH ANNUAL FRED SOLIANI MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT. Held by the Bristol Lions Club. Registration and lunch 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Shot gun start at 12:30 p.m. Buffet, dinner, banquet and prizes awarded after golf. Chippanee Golf Club, Marsh Road, Bristol. $150 per golfer. Sponsorships available. firstname.lastname@example.org, (860) 582-3344, or email@example.com, (860) 582-3344.
THURSDAY, JUNE 30
LANDMARK COMMUNITY THEATRE’S SIXTH ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT. 11 a.m. 18 holes of golf, barbeque lunch, cocktails, and buffet dinner. Chippanee Country Club, Marsh Road, Bristol. LandmarkCommunityTheatre.org, (860) 283-8558.
THURSDAY, JULY 7
PLYMOUTH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND MIKE GLOWA BABE RUTH LEAGUE ANNUAL MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT. Register, 10:30 a.m. Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Shotgun start, 12:30 p.m. Buffet dinner, 5:30 p.m. $155 golfer registration. Dinner only $40. Pequabuck Golf Club, 56 School St., Terryville. Payments due by June 10. Plymouth Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament, P.O. Box 335 Terryville, CT 06786.
SUNDAY, JULY 10
TRIP TO TANGLEWOOD TO SEE THE BOSTON POPS. Held by the First Baptist Church of Southington. Conducted by Keith Lockhart with special guest, Seth MacFarland. Lunch prior to the concert in Lenox, Mass. Reservations. (860) 621-3924.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 13
- STANISLAUS TRAVELERS TRIP TO THE DELANEY HOUSE. Join the Golden Agers for all you can eat lobster and musical performance by tenor Michael McGeehan. $96 per person. (860) 589-5597.
THURSDAY, JULY 14
AUTHOR LUNCHEON WITH BEST-SELLING AUTHOR STEWART O’NAN. 11:30 a.m., doors open. O’Nan will discuss how he came to write three books set in Connecticut (“Night Country,” “Circus Fire,” and “Last Night at the Lobster”) Tickets include a plated lunch and the author’s presentation followed by Q&A and book signing. Held by the Friends of the Bristol Public Library. DoubleTree by Hilton, 42 Century Dr., Bristol. $28. Tickets available at Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol and Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. (860) 584-7787 ext. 2023, (860) 584-7790.
MONDAY, AUG. 1
25TH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT OF CENTRAL CONNECTICUT CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE. With former Red Sox pitcher Jim Corsi and former Mets pitcher Skip Lockwood. CentralCTChambers.org
SARASOTA AND LAKE GEORGE TRIP. Held by Plainville AARP Chapter 4146. Travel for three days to Sarasota Racetrack with reserved seating at track, after race check into resort at Lake George, dinner at restaurant. Cruise with lunch buffet on lake, dinner theater, cruise Hudson River, and visit New York State Museum in Albany, N.Y. $539 per person, double occupancy. (860) 747-1732.
OCT. 28-NOV. 11
15 DAY CRUISE. Held by Plainville AARP Chapter 4146. Cruise from Boston to San Juan, Bonaire, Curacao, Aruba, Jamaica, George Town, Cozumel, Mexico, and disembark in New Orleans. Tour New Orleans and buffet lunch at Court of Two Sisters included as well as flight home from New Orleans. Inside stateroom, $1,999 per person double occupancy. Ocean View stateroom, $2,353. Balcony state room, $2,859. (860) 747-1732.
NOW thru JUNE 5
12TH ANNUAL SPRING JURIED SHOW. Open Saturdays and Sundays, 1 to 4 p.m. The Art League of New Britain, 30 Cedar St., New Britain. ALNB.org
NOW thru JUNE 30
ART EXHIBIT OF T.M. KAPLITO OF SOUTHINGTON. “Narrative Vignettes: Real and Surreal.’ The Gallery at The Orchards, Community Room, Second Floor, The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656, SouthingtonArtsandCrafts.com, SouthingtonOrchards.org