Support group listings for Sept. 25

September 23, 2015
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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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Senior listings for Sept. 25

September 23, 2015
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ONGOING PLAINVILLE CHOLESTEROL SCREENING. 10 minute appointment, few drops of blood from a fingertip, and you can learn your numbers for total cholesterol, and the good and bad cholesterol, triglycerides, and glucose. Doesn’t require fasting. Plainville Senior Center, 200 East St., Plainville. $10. Pay at the appointment. Appointments. (860) 747-5728. Plainville Senior Center members only.…

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Southington Senior Listings for the Sept. 25 edition

September 23, 2015
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Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone: (860) 621-3014

ONGOING SOUTHINGTON FREE BALANCE SCREENINGS. Hartford HealthCare Senior Services offers free balance screenings provided by licensed physical therapists at Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave. Such screenings can play an important role in preventing falls. Appointments are required. Call (860) 378-1234. BRIDGE AT THE ORCHARDS OF SOUTHINGTON. 1 p.m. on Mondays at The Orchards at…

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Southington Support Group listings for the Sept. 25 edition

September 23, 2015
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ONGOING SOUTHINGTON AL-ANON. Sundays, 4 to 5:30 p.m. First Congregational Church, 114 Main St., Southington. Park in left lot, go through double doors. Meeting in Room 203. Families and friends of alcoholics welcome. AL-ANON. Wednesdays 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley Campus. First floor conference room A. Newcomers meeting at…

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Southington Miscellaneous Listings for Sept. 25 edition

September 23, 2015
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SATURDAY, SEPT. 26 SOUTHINGTON TAG SALE AND BAKE SALE. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Mulberry Gardens of Southington, 58 Mulberry St. Mulberry Gardens of Southington. The Coral Neighborhood at Mulberry Gardens of Southington is hosting a tag sale, and the Birthday Club is having a bake sale on the same day. To learn more…

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Obituaries for the Sept. 25 edition

September 23, 2015
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The following obituaries will be published in this week’s Southington Observer. For more information, look to Friday’s print or e-editions: James Burnett, 85, of Southington, died on Saturday, Sept. 19 at Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain General. He was the husband of Rosemarie (Boylan) Burnett. Dorothy C. Chamberland, 81, of Southington, died on Thursday,…

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Legion Auxiliary announces officers

September 22, 2015
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News - Legion Auxiliary officers

American Legion Auxiliary Unit No. 72 in Southington announced their new officers for the upcoming year. Front, from left, Senior Vice President Eileen Carey and President Susan Locks. Standing, from left, District 1 President Laura Santino, Treasurer Barbara Benoit, Chaplin Karen Grover, Junior Vice President Terri Petitio, Historian Sheri Della Vecchia, and Asst. Sergeant of…

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Free coffee offered at McDonald’s Sept. 29

September 22, 2015
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In honor of National Coffee Day on Tuesday, Sept. 29, McDonald’s customers in Connecticut and Western Massachusetts will be able to indulge in a free small hot McCafé Coffee. “We are pleased to offer this incredible deal for our customers to celebrate National Coffee Day,” said Scott Taylor, local McDonald’s Owner/Operator and president of the…

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As Time Goes By, Wedding Fashions of Yesteryear

September 22, 2015
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Margaret Shuteran models the 1948 gown belonging to Margaret Nevelos

The Hospital of Central Connecticut’s Bradley Memorial Campus Auxiliary held it’s annual fashion show on Monday at Hawk’s Landing.  The event featured wedding gowns and personal stories dating back to the 1920s.  Other fashions included bridesmaid and flower gowns, Bridal going away suits, mother of the bride attire, and clothing that could be worn to bridal…

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