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Three times the music, three times the creativity

June 3, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR In 2016, many artists are lucky if they release one or two albums in their lifetime before they return to a life solely based on pleasing fans on the road. Few artists would have the ambition (or would be allowed) to release a double album in 2016. But guitarist Ana…

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Music listings, starting June 3

June 1, 2016
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SATURDAY, JUNE 4 BRISTOL BENNETT FAMILY. 7 p.m. Family of 11 plays a wide variety of music on several instruments including handbells, strings, brass, accordions, and vocals. They also have a gospel chalk art presentation. Bristol Baptist/ Synergy Church, 43 School St., Bristol. Free but free will offering will be accepted. Reception after. TUESDAY, JUNE…

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Miscellaneous listings, starting June 3

June 1, 2016
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FRIDAY, JUNE 3 SOUTHINGTON 2ND ANNUAL DANCE TO REMEMBER. 8 p.m., partner and line dancing, with opening dancing throughout the night. Dance lessons included. Raffles to benefit Relay for Life. $5. Cadillac Ranch, 45 Jude Lane, Southington. SATURDAY, JUNE 4 BRISTOL FIFTH ANNUAL ‘OPEN THE EYES OF MY HEART’ WOMEN’S CONFERENCE. 9:30 a.m. to 4:30…

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Health listings, starting June 3

June 1, 2016
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TUESDAY, JUNE 7 BRISTOL DISCIPLINING YOUR TODDLER. 6 to 8 p.m. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $7 per class for parents, $8 for childcare provider. (860) 585-3895, cgaray@bristolhospital.org SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Held by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Southington YMCA, 29 High St., Southington. HHCSeniorServices.org THURSDAY, JUNE…

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Performance listings, starting June 3

June 1, 2016
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NOW THRU JUNE 11 OTHER ‘THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Matinee on Sunday, June 5. Performed by the Hole in the Wall Theater. Cast includes Peter Bailey of Bristol. Hole in the Wall Theater, 116 Main St., New Britain. $25 for general admission and $15 for students and seniors. HITW.org,…

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Meeting listings, starting June 3

June 1, 2016
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THURSDAY, JUNE 9 PLAINVILLE PROJECT GRADUATION MEETING FOR PLAINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL. 7 p.m. Volunteers will meet to finalize plans for the Class of 2016 All-Night Drug and Alcohol-free Graduation Party on June 13. Wheeler YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. (860) 205-9911, (860) 793-4942. ONGOING PLAINVILLE CITIZENS AND PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION. 7 p.m., first Tuesday of…

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Support group listings, starting June 3

June 1, 2016
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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, starting June 3

June 1, 2016
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SATURDAY, JUNE 4 PLAINVILLE DEDICATION OF NEW MICHAELA’S GARDEN. 2 p.m. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1450. ebajrami@libraryconnection.info TUESDAY, JUNE 7 PLAINVILLE BABY AND TODDLER STORY TIME. 10:30 a.m. Stories, activities, playtime. Plainville Public Library, 56 East Main St., Plainville. (860) 793-1450. ebajrami@libraryconnection.info THURSDAY, JUNE 9 BRISTOL ‘KIDS COOK’ FOR TODDLERS…

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Senior listings, starting June 3

June 1, 2016
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SATURDAY, JUNE 4 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE AT THE ORCHARDS. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Independent and assisted living facility. The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656.

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Trocchi picked as new CEO at Wheeler

June 1, 2016
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Sabrina Trocchi, Ph.D. Candidate, MPA, was named Wheeler’s chief operating officer. In this role, she is responsible for implementing a systemic approach to the development and execution of organizational strategy and administering and managing the organization’s service and quality operations. She joined Wheeler in 2014 as chief strategy officer and implemented strategic initiatives, partnerships, ventures…

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