SHS JAZZ BAND CONCERT, 5-METAL CHEMISTRY, AND PANCAKE SUPPER. 5 p.m. at the First Congregational Church of Southington, 37 Main St. Free-will offering, RSVP for supper to firstname.lastname@example.org or (860) 628-6958.
FRIDAY, MARCH 10
FREE PAMPERED CHEF DEMO. 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Southington Elks Lodge, 114 Main St. A night of cooking hosted by the Southington Emblem Club No. 527. Pampered Chef demonstration p;roceeds will benefit their community service fund. For questions, call Sherlee, (860) 276-9380.
SUNDAY, MARCH 12
SEF FAMILY DAY AT CRYSTAL BEES. Noon to 5 p.m. at Crystal Bees, 240 Spring St. Proceeds benefit the Southington Education Foundation Tickets are $54 per family ($12 per person) and includes up to one hour of bowling, shoe rental, $5 arcade card (for family tickets). Event will have a silent auction with donations from each school’s PTO and a 50/50 raffle. More info at southingtoneducationfoundation.org/familyday or contact Gail Duffy, email@example.com or Michelle LeBrun-Griffin, firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOW THRU MARCH 17
CERT TRAINING REGISTRATION. Through March 17 at the Southington Fire Headquarters, 310 N. Main St. Classes will be held on Wednesdays, April 5 thru May 24, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Applications are available on the Town of Southington website at www.southington.org (forms and services tab) or at SFD headquarters. CERT is a program that trains residents in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue team organization, and disaster medical operations. All CERT members will receive the necessary supplies, equipment, and uniform upon completion of the course.
SATURDAY, APRIL 1
‘WACKY WEDDING’ FUND RAISER. Held by Gishrei Shalom Jewish Congegation. 6:30 p.m. Dinner theater evening. “Celebrate Moishe and Maria’s Wacky Wedding” as guests. The theater-goers will become part of the show. Four course meal, cash bar, tea cup auction, dancing. Free tea cup auction is included with each ticket sold before March 1. Hawks Landing Country Club, Southington. $50, choice of three entries can be made when buying tickets. email@example.com, (860) 276-9113.
NOW THRU APRIL 7
SCS EASTER BASKETS. Registration through April 7 at Southington Community Services, 91 Norton St., Plantsville. Open to Southington residents through high school seniors. Participants must provide proof of income and proof of residency to qualify. Call (860) 628-3761.
SATURDAY, APRIL 8
ST PAUL CATHOLIC HS CRAFT FAIR. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Paul Catholic HS, 1001 Stafford Ave. Over 50 vendors. Crafts include homemade chocolates, handmade knitted items, pet items, candles, soaps, skin care, jewelry, garden tools, art, healthy living, sports items, candles, and more. Full lunch menu and drawings. Free drawing ticket with $1 admission. A few crafter spaces available, but no jewelry or food. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
LANCASTER TRIP. 7 a.m. departure from First Baptist Church, 581 Meriden Ave. Two-day trip to Lancaster, Pa. to see the Sight & Sound Theatre production of “Jonah.” Over-night accommodations will be at The Country Inn of Lancaster.Tour of Philadelphia and time at the Redding Terminal. Contact: Bev Tooley, (860) 628-8121.
DONATIONS OF USED PERSONAL MUSIC DEVICES. The Rotary Club of Southington is collecting new and gently used Apple products to benefit the Music and Memory project for people with memory loss. Call Robin Morrell at (860) 302-7563 or RobinMorrell@msn.com.