Sports listings for the March 4 edition

March 2, 2016
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FUNDRAISERS PAVERS FOR POSTERITY (BLUE KNIGHT BRICKS)—The Turf Committee is offering an opportunity to purchase bricks to help defray costs for the artificial turf field at Southington High School. Bricks cost $125 and can be engraved with three lines of type (14 characters per line). Bricks will be displayed as part of a walkway and…

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Library listings for the March 4

March 2, 2016
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The Southington Public Library, 255 Main St, Southington, CT 06489.
(860) 628-0947

The Southington Library has announced a number of upcoming programs. All are welcome. To register, contact (860) 628-0947, ext. 6552 or visit www.southingtonlibrary.org and click on ‘Calendar of Events.’ For children’s events, call ext. 3. Here are some upcoming events: March “A Magnificent Catastrophe: The Tumultuous Election of 1800, America’s First Presidential Campaign” by Edward…

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Calling all ladies: Ladies Night to benefit LISA, Inc.

March 2, 2016
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By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER Local ladies will enjoy an evening of shopping, salsa dancing, and beauty demonstrations on Tuesday, March 8 at the Chamber of Commerce’s annual Ladies Night. The event will feature dozens of local vendors, performances, live auctions, raffles, food, and drinks, for a fun-filled girls night benefit. “We have some sizzling hot activities…

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Family FunFest embraces healthy living

March 2, 2016
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Family Fun-Denisa and Jason Halilaj with Bob the Minon

On Sunday, Feb. 28, hundreds descended on the Aqua Turf for the 7th annual Healthy Family FunFest. The event, sponsored by Hartford HealthCare and the Southington Community YMCA, offered five hours of entertainment and information to promote a healthier lifestyle, including wellness information from medical professionals and health screenings. Denisa and Jason Halilaj, above, visit…

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Music listings starting March 4

March 2, 2016
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FRIDAY, MARCH 4 OTHER MAXX EXPLOSION, THE CRUZ MACHINE. 8 p.m. Trinity-on-Main, 69 Main St., New Britain. (860) 229-2072. SATURDAY, MARCH 5 OTHER JORMA KAUKONEN. 8 p.m. Infinity Music Hall, 32 Front St., Hartford. $39-$54. (860) 560-7757. InfinityHall.com NORTHEAST BLUES GUITAR SUMMIT. 9 p.m. Ricky “King” Russell, Chris Vitarello, Danny Draher, The Bruce Katz Band.…

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Health listings for March 4

March 2, 2016
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The Southington Police Department
69 Lazy Ln, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 378-1600

MARCH 8-APRIL 5 BRISTOL THE PRESCHOOL DEVELOPMENT AND DISCIPLINE SERIES. 6 p.m. Participants will receive a light dinner, pamphlets/ handouts, and a children’s book covering the week’s topic. Preschool children welcome to participate in the Reading Adventure Program for a discounted fee of $10 (scholarships available to low-income families) while parents are taking the classes.…

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Performance listings for March 4

March 2, 2016
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MARCH 4-13 OTHER ‘ARSENIC AND OLD LACE.’ Performed by Connecticut Theatre Company. Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Repertory Theatre, 23 Norden St., New Britain. $18 for adults, $16 for students and seniors. www.ConnecticutTheatreCompany.org. MARCH 4-MARCH 19 SOUTHINGTON ‘THE WHO’S TOMMY.’ 7:30 p.m., March 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, with…

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Dining listings for March 4

March 2, 2016
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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9 OTHER THIRD CONNFECTION EVENT. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Connecticut made food, wine, and craft beer. Pastas, sausages, artisanal breads, gourmet olive oils, smoked cheeses, specialty condiments, cookies, chocolates, cupcakes, and more. Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. (203) 346-2000. PalaceTheaterCT.org SATURDAY, MARCH 12 SOUTHINGTON ST. PATRICK’S DAY DINNER. 6 p.m. Corned…

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Miscellaneous listings starting March 4

March 2, 2016
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FRIDAY, MARCH 4 OTHER SINGLES HAPPY HOUR. Sponsored by Social Connections. 5 p.m. Bonefish Grill, 2903 Berlin Turnpike, Newington. No charge. (860) 309-1653. SATURDAY, MARCH 5 BRISTOL RETURNABLE BOTTLE AND CAN DRIVE. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bristol Eastern High School, King Street, Bristol. Benefits the Class of 2016 graduation party. SOUTHINGTON THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION’S…

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