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Miscellaneous listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 2016
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Tyler Smith

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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Health listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 2016
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MONDAY, FEB. 15 OTHER FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING. Held by Bristol Hospital and Health Care Group. 10 a.m. to noon. Pat’s IGA, 816 Wolcott Rd., Wolcott. www.BristolHospital.org/events TUESDAY, FEB. 16 BRISTOL TOTAL, HDL, AND TRIGLYCERIDE SCREENING. 8 to 10 a.m. Bernie Guida Cardiac and Pulmonary Center at Bristol Hospital, Brewster Road, Bristol. (860) 585-3580. ONGOING…

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Performance listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 2016
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FEB. 15-16 SOUTHINGTON AUDITIONS FOR ‘NOISES OFF.’ For April production by Southington Community Theatre .7 to 9 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday. Come prepared to read from the script. Directed by Amanda Savio. Producer is Peter E. Pristic. Parts available for 25 and up. Southington Community Theatre Hall, 1237 Marion Ave. (the old Marion Firehouse),…

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Dining listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 2016
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SUNDAY, FEB. 14 BRISTOL AMERICAN LEGION POST 2 SWEETHEART BREAKFAST. 8 to 11 a.m. American Legion Hall, Post 2, 22 Hooker Ct., Bristol. ONGOING BRISTOL AMERICAN LEGION POST 2 LUNCHEON. Wednesdays and Fridays, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 12, lunch will only be available from 10 a.m. to noon for hot sandwiches, till 1:30…

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Music listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 2016
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FRIDAY, FEB. 12 BRISTOL SPIRIT SHAKER. City Sports Grille, 177 Farmington Ave., Bristol. OTHER CHUCK DELROSSI. 8 p.m. Folk-rock singer. VFW 296, 114 Colebrook River Rd., Winchester. LIVE AT THE FILLMORE. 8 p.m. The definitive tribute to the Allman Brothers Band. Infinity Music Hall and Bistro, 20 Greenwoods Rd. West Norfolk. $24 to $39. 1-800-542-5531.…

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Kids listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 2016
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FRIDAY, FEB. 12 BRISTOL MOMMY AND SON VALENTINE’S DANCE. 6:30 to 9 p.m. Music, dancing, games, and a photo booth. Ideal for ages 5 to 12. Boys and Girls Club of Bristol Family Center, 255 West St., Bristol. Tickets may be bought in advance at bbgc.org PLAINVILLE MAKE VALENTINES FOR THE SPECIAL PEOPLE IN YOUR…

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Meetings listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 2016
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SATURDAY, FEB. 13 BRISTOL THE VIETNAM WALL THAT HEALS VOLUNTEERS MEETING. 3 p.m. All welcome. Volunteers needed. American Legion Post 2, 22 Hooker Ct., Bristol. THURSDAY, FEB. 18 BRISTOL BRISTOL GARDEN CLUB. 10 a.m., business meeting. 11:30 a.m., luncheon. 12 p.m., speaker will be Holly Gagnon who will speak on “Honey Bees and other Pollinators.”…

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Support group listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 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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Senior listings, starting Feb. 12

February 10, 2016
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SATURDAY, FEB. 13 SOUTHINGTON AN OPEN HOUSE AT MULBERRY GARDENS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Assisted living, adult day, and memory care community. Mulberry Gardens, 58 Mulberry St., Southington. (860) 276-1020. THURSDAY, FEB. 18 SOUTHINGTON FRIENDSHIP CLUB. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free monthly club for older adults seeking socialization and meaningful activities. Coffee socials,…

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McGraw, O’Neal do superb job of conveying ‘Love Story’ in ‘Love Letters’

February 10, 2016
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A.R. Gurney’s “Love Letters” has long been a dramatic cash cow for community theaters and professional theaters that offered, at face, no muss, no fuss. After all the premise, and production of the show, tends to be pretty minimal. You have two actors on stage, scripts in front of them on a basic set, and…

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