Blog Archives

Performance listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
By

FEB. 20 to MARCH 8 OTHER ‘THE DINING ROOM’ BY A.R. GURNEY. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., West Hartford. (860) 523-5900 ext. 10, PlayhouseonPark.org SATURDAY, FEB. 21 OTHER STEVE RANNAZZISI. 8 p.m. Fox Theater at Foxwood Resort Casino, Mashantucket. Foxwoods.com…

Read more »

Health listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
By

FRIDAY, FEB. 20 BRISTOL RED CROSS BLOOD DONATION. 1 to 6 p.m. St. Andrew Evangelical Lutheran church, 1125 Stafford Ave., Bristol. 1-800-RedCross FEB. 23, MARCH 2 BRISTOL TRANSFORMING THE DIFFICULT CHILD: THE NURTURING HEART APPROACH. 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday. The Parent and child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $11 per parent, $12 per…

Read more »

Miscellaneous listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
By

FRIDAY, FEB. 20 BRISTOL SINGLES ‘50S, ‘60S, ‘70S DANCE. Held by Social Connections. 8 p.m. to midnight. DJ. Buffet. Nuchie’s, 164 Central St., Bristol. $12, members. $17, guests. (860) 582-8229. SOUTHINGTON CELEBRITY ROAST OF ART SECONDO, SOUTHINGTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE PRESIDENT. 6:30 p.m. Held by the Southington chamber. 12 guest speakers will each verbally roast…

Read more »

Seniors listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
By

MONDAY, FEB. 23 PLAINVILLE QUESTIONS FOR A SOCIAL WORKER. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Stephanie Soucy, Plainville Senior Center Outreach Coordinator, will be available to answer questions on a walk-in basis. No appointments necessary. She will be available to answer questions about Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Part D, Medicare Savings Program, Housing Options, Alzheimer’s Help, Caregiving, Homecare,…

Read more »

Support group listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
By

MONDAY, FEB. 23 OTHER CENTRAL CT CELIAC SUPPORT GROUP. 7 p.m. Gluten Free 101. Berlin Community Center, lower level, Kensington Rd., Berlin. (860) 426-1980, (203) 634-0530. ONGOING BRISTOL AL-ANON. Tuesdays 10 to 11:30 a.m. St. Gregory Hall, Stafford Avenue and Maltby Street, Bristol. Families and friends of alcoholics welcome. AL-ANON. Fridays 7:30 to 9 p.m.…

Read more »

Meeting listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
By

TUESDAY, FEB. 24 BRISTOL BRISTOL EASTERN HIGH SCHOOL GRAD PARTY COMMITTEE MEETING. 6:30 p.m. Bristol Eastern High School, 632 King St., Bristol. 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…

Read more »

Kids listings for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015
By

FEB. 20-22 OTHER ‘THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER.’ Performed by the New Britain Teen Company. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m. Carriage House Theater, 360 Farmington Ave., Hartford. $15 for adults, $13 for children, students, and seniors. (860) 515-8115, NBYT.org SATURDAY, FEB. 21 BRISTOL HUGA TUGA. 2 p.m. “Reading…

Read more »

Who said fall/ winter had to be brown, black, or gray?

February 20, 2015
By

Typically, when you think fall/ winter clothing, you think of browns, blacks, and grays. The Spanish casual clothing line Desigual added a lot of color and pop to its fall collection Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center in New York last Thursday.  The line also welcomed Victoria’s Secret model Behati Prinsloo (and Adam Levine’s…

Read more »

One Super (Bowl) cheerleader

February 20, 2015
By

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR By now the nation knows that the New England Patriots are champions for the world having defeated the Seattle Seahawk in the NFL extravaganza known as the Super Bowl. And on the sidelines from the beginning to the end of the Pats’ successful season, a piece of Connecticut was on…

Read more »

Scholarships offered; grants offered to local nonprofits

February 19, 2015
By

Main Street Community Foundation is currently accepting scholarship applications from local students as well as grant applications from area nonprofit organizations through its General Grant Cycle and the Plainville Community Fund. All guidelines, eligibility criteria and the applications are available on the Foundation’s website, www.mainstreetfoundation.org. A total of 60 scholarships are being offered this year…

Read more »