FOOD DRIVE. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Plantsville town green. The Southington Young Democrats are sponsoring a food drive for Southington Community Services. Items most needed are children’s snacks, jelly. juice, canned meats, cereal, canned fruit and boxed juices. For more info, ontact Bob Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WEDNESDAY, APR 19
RACIAL JUSTICE. 6:30 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 37 Main St. Potluck dinner and program exploring white privilege. Bring a dish to share. There is a reading recommended prior to the meeting. For more info and to RSVP, visit FCCSouthington.org/share or call (860) 628-6958.
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.
TUESDAY, APRIL 25
THE 16TH ANNUAL WONDER OF WOMEN. 5:30 p.m., social hour with silent auction, food stations, cash bar, networking. 7 p.m. guest speaker Silvia Baldini, winner of Food Network’s “Chopped.” Aqua Turf, 556 Mulberry St., Plantsville. $55. RSVP by April 14. (860) 583-6363.
NOW THRU JULY 28
ITALIAN FESTIVAL SPONSORS AND VENDORS. The Southington Italian-American Festival planning committee is currently seeking sponsors and vendors (food and non-food) for the event, which will take place July 28-30. Contact: Dave Zoni at (860) 384-9103 or Tony Cusano at (860) 681-3451.
SATURDAY, OCT. 21
SHS CLASS OF 1967 REUNION. 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Waverly Inn, Cheshire. Cost is $65 per person, includes hors d’oeuvres, buffet, and desserts. Tickets available through Sept. 1. Contact: Joann Volpe at email@example.com or Leslie (Turek) Griffin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BULKY WASTE TRANSFER STATION HOURS. The bulky waste transfer station on Old Turnpike Road will be open for the following dates and times: from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on April 22, 29; May 6, 13, 20; June 3, 10, 17, 24; July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26; Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30; Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28; Nov. 4, 18; Dec. 2, 16.
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.