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Music listings for Aug. 28

August 28, 2015
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FRIDAY, AUG. 28 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. Gateway Café, Riverside Avenue, Bristol. PAISLEY ROWLAND. 6 to 9 p.m. The Oaks Patio at DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol, 42 Century Dr., Bristol. SATURDAY, AUG. 29 OTHER ‘HIKE TO THE MIC.’ Noon to sunset. Will Evans, Atlas Gray, Kais and Dollz, KC Sisters. Food vendors. Heublein Tower, Talcott Mountain…

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Miscellaneous listings for Aug. 28

August 28, 2015
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FRIDAY, AUG. 28 BRISTOL ‘PETER PAN.’ 8 p.m. The classic Disney animated film. The Patch at Depot Square, downtown Bristol. OTHER ‘HEAD.’ 8 p.m. All puppet cast in a throwback to the slasher films of the 1970s and 1980s. Best Video and Performance Space, 1842…

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Senior listings for Aug. 28

August 28, 2015
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MONDAY, AUG. 31 PLAINVILLE PLAINVILLE SENIORS’ BOWLING LEAGUE. Mondays at 12:45 p.m. New bowlers welcome. Open to bowlers of all abilities, including beginners. Laurel Lanes, 136 New Britain Ave., Plainville. $9 per person per week. Includes three games of bowling, automatic scoring, and free weekly…

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9/11 Memorial Service to be held in Plantsville

August 28, 2015
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On Friday, Sept. 11, there will be a brief memorial service at the 9/11 memorial in Plantsville. The service will begin at 8:46 a.m. at the corner of Summer Street and Main Street. Members of the Knights of Columbus, along with officials from the fire…

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Support group listings for Aug. 28

August 28, 2015
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ONGOING BRISTOL NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m. All family, friends of addicts are welcome to attend. Bristol Baptist Church, 43 School St., Bristol. AL-ANON. Tuesdays at 10 to 11:30 a.m. St. Gregory Hall, Stafford Avenue and Maltby Street, Bristol. Families and friends…

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Meetings listings for Aug. 28

August 28, 2015
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ONGOING PLAINVILLE CITIZENS AND PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION. 7 p.m., first Tuesday of the month. Concerned citizens and taxpayers of Plainville who meet monthly to discuss town issues, policies, and issues of concern. Plainville Public Library, lower level, 56 East Main St., Plainville. PLAINVILLE LIONS CLUB.…

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Kids listings for Aug. 28

August 28, 2015
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SEPT. 7-OCT. 23 PLAINVILLE FALL SESSION 1 YOUTH PROGRAMS. Youth football, on Wednesdays, two separate classes for ages 4 to 7; Gymnastics, Saturdays, four separate classes from ages 1 to 7; Soccer, Saturdays, three separate classes ranging from ages 2 to 10; martial arts, Monday,…

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Local student speaks at the United Nations

August 28, 2015
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Krystiana Bouchard helped brief the United Nations Security Council about the Iran treaty.

By MIKE CHAIKENEDITIONS EDITOR While most Americans are reading about the recently negotiated treaty with Iran in their local newspapers, 17-year-old Krystiana Bouchard was at the United Nations briefing international officials about the deal. Krystiana’s presence at the UN building in New York was a result…

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Local student wins teaching scholarship

August 28, 2015
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Southington’s Catherine MacKay, fourth from the left, was one of four students to receive the 2015 Waterbury CT Teacher’s Credit Union grant.  MacKay is seen here with WCTCU officials and the other recipients.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER Catherine MacKay, Southington, comes from a long line of educators and plans to follow in their footsteps in just a few days. A 2015 graduate of Southington High School, MacKay will begin her college career at UCONN this month, where she plans…

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