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Miscellaneous listings, starting Feb. 19

February 17, 2016
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FRIDAY, FEB. 19 BRISTOL SINGLES ‘50S, ‘60S, AND ‘70S DANCE. Held by Social Connections. 8 p.m. to midnight. DJ, buffet, door prizes. Dress casual. Nuchie’s 164 Central St., Bristol. $17. (860) 582-8229. FOURTH ADULT COLORING CRAZE PARTY. Held by the Bristol Historical Society. 7 to 9 p.m. Wine and cheese event and is open only…

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Health listings, starting Feb. 19

February 17, 2016
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SATURDAY, FEB. 20 BRISTOL FIRST AID FOR DAYCARE PROVIDERS. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bristol Hospital, Brewster Road, Bristol. (860) 314-0632. SUNDAY, FEB. 21 BRISTOL FAMILIES ARE FIRST MATERNITY UNIT TOUR. 7 p.m. Bristol Hospital, Level D Waiting Room, Brewster Road, Bristol. Register. BristolHospital.org/events FEB. 22-29 BRISTOL THE EXPLOSIVE CHILD. 6 to 8 p.m. Parent…

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Performance listings, starting Feb. 19

February 17, 2016
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FEB. 19-20 OTHER ‘SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER.’ Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 and 8 p.m. The Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. SATURDAY, FEB. 20 OTHER ‘REMEMBER YESTER-YEAR: MUSIC THROUGH THE ‘50S AND ‘60S.’ Dinner at 6 p.m. featuring roast beef and vegetables with side dishes and dessert. Entertainment will begin after dinner, about 7:15…

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Dining listings, starting Feb. 19

February 17, 2016
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SUNDAY, FEB. 21 PLAINVILLE PASTA DINNER. Held by Boy Scout Troop 76, chartered by VFW Post 574. 2 to 6 p.m. VFW, 7 Northwest Dr., Plainville. $8 per person. Children 5 and under free. ONGOING BRISTOL AMERICAN LEGION POST 2 LUNCHEON. Wednesdays and Fridays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. American Legion Post 2, 22 Hooker…

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Senior listings, starting Feb. 19

February 17, 2016
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SUNDAY, FEB. 20 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE AT THE ORCHARDS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Coffee. The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656. MONDAY, MARCH 14 BRISTOL ‘MY SOCIAL SECURITY.’ Sponsored by The Advocates for Bristol Seniors. 2 p.m. With Benjamin Rhodes, public affairs specialist for Social Security. Learn about Social Security retirement, how to…

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Support group listings, starting Feb. 19

February 17, 2016
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ONGOING BRISTOL OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS. 10 a.m., Wednesdays at Bristol Recovery Club, 67 West St., Bristol. Saturdays at 11 a.m., Bristol Hospital “E” Floor in the back of the cafeteria, Brewster Road, Bristol. (860) 681-3937. ADULTS TAKING CARE OF AGING PARENTS. Tuesdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open to all Bristol residents. Share ideas and knowledge with…

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Meeting listings, starting Feb. 19

February 17, 2016
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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. 6:30 p.m. Meeting on the first Wednesday of each month.…

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Kids listings, starting Feb. 19

February 17, 2016
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FRIDAY, FEB. 19 PLAINVILLE FLYING FINGERS KNIT AND CROCHET CIRCLE. 4 p.m. All ages. Plainville Public Library, Children’s Dept., 56 East Main St., Plainville. MONDAY, FEB. 22 PLAINVILLE ‘ONCE UPON A STORY’ STORYTIME. 10:30 a.m. For 3s and 4s. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. TUESDAY, FEB. 23 BRISTOL STORYTELLER MERIS PALMER. 10…

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Eye-popping Op-Art exhibit opens at The Matt

February 12, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR To the casual art observer, Victor Vasarely is not as much of a household name as Picasso, Monet, or Warhol. But Cynthia Roznoy, curator at the Mattatuck Museum, explained that in his native Hungary and adopted home of Paris, Vasarely’s work is held in high-esteem. And as the father of…

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Miscellaneous listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 2016
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FRIDAY, FEB. 12 OTHER SINGLES HAPPY HOUR. Sponsored by Social Connections. 5 p.m. Plaza Azteca, 3260 Berlin Turnpike, Newington. No charge. (860) 582-8339. FEB. 12-13 BRISTOL HOLLYWOOD AT THE BIJOU. Friday, 7 p.m. Saturday at 1 and 7 p.m. “Dracula,” starring Bela Lugosi and “Dracula’s Daughter” starring Gloria Holden. Bring your camera and have your…

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