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Music listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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FRIDAY, DEC. 4 OTHER STRAIGHT NO CHASER. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $30. Ticketmaster.com, 1-800-745-3000. HOT TUNA. The Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield. SATURDAY, DEC. 5 OTHER THE SLAMBOVIAN CIRCUS OF DREAMS. The Kate, 300 Main St., Old Saybrook. $29. (877)503-1286. KatherineHepburnTheater.org SUNDAY, DEC. 6 OTHER CELTIC WOMAN’S CHRISTMAS THEMED CONCERT. 7:30 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena,…

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Health listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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SUNDAY, DEC. 6 BRISTOL ZUMBA. Fund raiser for Project Graduation. Noon to 3 p.m. Wheeler YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. $15 for adults, $10 for students in advance, and $20/ $15 at the door. Babysitting provided by the YMCA staff. (860) 463-3600. THURSDAY, DEC. 10 PLAINVILLE FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Offered by Hartford HealthCare Senior…

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Performance listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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FRIDAY, DEC. 4 OTHER ROBERT IRVINE LIVE. 8 p.m Acclaimed chef, restauranteur, and Food Network host, facing physical and culinary challenges chosen at random by audience. The Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $158, $48, $38, $28.(203) 346-2000. www.PalaceTheaterCT.org DEC. 4-20 OTHER ‘WHITE CHRISTMAS.’ Performed by Connecticut Theatre Company. Featuring songs by Irving Berlin.…

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Dining listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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FRIDAY, DEC. 4 BRISTOL FIFTH ANNUAL WINTER WINE GALA. Presented by the Young Professionals for United Way. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Over 70 wines, beers, liquors, hors d’oeuvres, pasta stations, desserts, and coffee. Raffles. Proceeds benefit the United Way of West Central Connecticut and a portion to support Kyla’s Kids Fund, an organization that was…

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Holiday listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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FRIDAY, DEC. 4 BRISTOL GREENE HILLS PTA CRAFT AND VENDOR FAIR. 5 to 9 p.m. Over 70 vendors. Greene Hills School, Pine Street, Bristol. GreeneHillsPTA@outlook.com DEC. 4, 5 BRISTOL THE GRINCH FESTIVAL. Friday, 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Holiday celebration complete with Whoville hair styling, crafts, music, and sing-alongs. Meet…

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Miscellaneous listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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DEC. 4-JAN. 30 OTHER ‘FROM HIGH COLLARS TO BEE’S KNEES: THE DOWNTON ABBEY ERA IN CONNECTICUT.’ Tuesday to Thursday, noon to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Curated by the Connecticut Historical Society’s Fashion and Textile Council, the exhibit explorers fashion trends that reflected the tumultuous social events occurring in the…

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Kids listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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DEC. 4, 5 BRISTOL THE GRINCH FESTIVAL. Friday, 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Holiday celebration complete with Whoville hair styling, crafts, music, and sing-alongs. Meet the Grinch and his Whoville friends. Jodie Fitz, author and creator of The Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club, will be sharing a child and family…

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Meeting listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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TUESDAY, DEC. 8 BRISTOL BUSINESS BUILDERS. 9 to 10:30 a.m. “Security and Awareness in the Workplace.” Speaker, Dr. Mike “Taz” Ptaszynski. Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce, 200 Main St., Bristol. CentralCTChambers.org/Events 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…

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Support group listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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ONGOING BRISTOL ADULTS TAKING CARE OF AGING PARENTS. Tuesdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open to all Bristol residents. Share ideas and knowledge with each other on home care, finances, nursing home applications, and professional services. Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Drop-ins welcome. Free. (860) 584-7895. NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m.…

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Senior listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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TUESDAY, DEC. 8 OTHER FRIENDSHIP CLUB. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Opportunity for adults to make new friends. Transportation, activities, meals, exercise and more provided. Mulberry Gardens at Marian Heights Adult Day Center, 314 Osgood Ave., New Britain. (860) 357-4264. ONGOING PLAINVILLE CHOLESTEROL SCREENING. 10 minute appointment, few drops of blood from a fingertip, and…

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