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Support group listings for May 29

May 29, 2015
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Support group listings for May 29

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 of alcoholics welcome. AL-ANON. Fridays at 7:30 to 9 p.m.…

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Kids listings for May 29

May 29, 2015
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Kids listings for May 29

SATURDAY, MAY 30 PLAINVILLE 2ND ANNUAL PLAINVILLE FAMILY FEST. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Held by the Plainville Family Resource Network, Plainville Early Learning Center, and Family Fest Committee. Families can spend quality time in a fun way. Plainville Athletic Backers will offer snacks, meals, beverages at reasonable cost. Free. PlainvilleFamilyFest.wix.com/2015, (860) 793-6304. SOUTHINGTON MOVIE…

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Miscellaneous listings for May 29

May 29, 2015
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Miscellaneous listings for May 29

FRIDAY, MAY 29 OTHER ASBURY’S FIRST GAME NIGHT. 7 p.m. Fun, fellowship, games. For young and young-at-heart. Movie set up for those children too young to play or who don’t wish to play games. Ping pong table available. Babysitter available so mothers and fathers can play while their children are entertained. Free popcorn and lemonade…

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Dining listings for May 29

May 29, 2015
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Dining listings for May 29

SATURDAY, MAY 30 PLAINVILLE ANNUAL HAM DINNER. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Home baked ham with fresh potatoes and vegetables. Assorted breads and desserts. Bake sale. Plainville United Methodist Church, 56 Red Stone Hill, Plainville. $12 for adults. $6 for children, 4 and under are free. Reservations. (860) 747-2328. SUNDAY, MAY 31 BRISTOL FUND RAISER BREAKFAST.…

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Health listings for May 29

May 29, 2015
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SATURDAY, MAY 30 OTHER COMMUNITY WELLNESS DAY. 10 a.m to 5 p.m. Tai chi, guided meditation, dream workshop, nutrition gardening and farming, art therapy, animal assisted therapy, biofeedback, more. Outdoor creative art workshops for children, hay rides, Reading for Friendship with Gizmo the Animal Assisted Therapy dog. Open art studio. Pillwillop Therapeutic Farm, 1089B Woodtick…

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Music listings for May 29

May 29, 2015
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FRIDAY, MAY 29 OTHER SPIRIT SHAKER. Old Well Tavern, 20 Tariffville Rd., Simsbury. LYNYRD SKYNYRD. Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. $45, $65. Foxwoods.com MAY 29, 30 OTHER FRANK SINATRA, JR. 8 p.m. Grand Theatre, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. $55. Foxwoods.com. SATURDAY, MAY 30 BRISTOL BBQ CHICKEN DINNER AND HANDBELL CONCERT. Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Concert at…

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Performance listings for May 29

May 29, 2015
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FRIDAY, MAY 29 OTHER DUELING COMIX PIANOS. 10:30 p.m. Comix at Foxwoods, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. $15 to $25. ComixatFoxwoods.com JUNE 4-6 OTHER JAY LARSON. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 8 p.m. Saturday at 10:30 p.m. Comix at Foxwoods, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. ComixatFoxwoods.com SATURDAY, JUNE 6 BRISTOL JIMMY MAZZ LAS VEGAS LEGENDS SHOW. 8…

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And the guests all wore white…

May 29, 2015
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When guests arrive at White Night Bristol at the American Clock and Watch Museum on Maple Street in Bristol on Saturday, June 13, they are asked to wear white, which is the tradition of the arts-oriented event. But beyond the fact guests are asked to wear white, the style is their own choice. However, Simply…

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As White Night looms at museum, activities bustle inside

May 29, 2015
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR The American Clock and Watch Museum in Bristol is throwing open its doors, and sharing its lawn, next month as it offers up White Night Bristol for the third time. White Night at the museum is modeled upon Nuit Blanche, which is an all-nights art event held in Paris, France……

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Review: ‘Once’ enchants and surprises

May 27, 2015
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Lovely, simply lovely. And I mean that in a “wow” kind of way. I really didn’t know what to expect from “Once.” I knew it won awards. I knew it was based on a movie. But I went into the May 26 performance at The Bushnell in Hartford willfully (and maybe, woefully) uninformed. I figured…

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