Girardin donates to Wigs for Kids…once again

January 27, 2016
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Comm - Hair Donation

Julia Girardin recently made her fourth hair donation to Wigs for Kids at Hair Expo in Southington. The donation was made in honor of her grandmother, who is going through chemotherapy. Hair Expo is a sponsor for the American Cancer Society program.

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Miscellaneous listings, starting Jan. 29

January 27, 2016
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JAN. 29, 30 BRISTOL ‘KING KONG.’ Rescheduled dates. Part of the Hollywood at the Bijou movie series presented by The Witch’s Dungeon Classic Movie Museum. Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 1 p.m. Classic film with Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, and Bruce Cabot. An exact replica of the “Kong” animation armature will…

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Dining listings, starting Jan. 29

January 27, 2016
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COCC’s chief information security officer Kevin Hamel.

SUNDAY, JAN. 31 PLAINVILLE CHILI CHALLENGE AND KING OF THE WING CHALLENGE. Benefit for PARC. 1 p.m., chili event. 3 p.m., King of the Wing. Central Café, 24 Whiting St., Plainville. (860) 747-0405. BRISTOL NEWMAN MASSE BENEFIT BREAKFAST. 8 a.m. to noon. Proceeds to assist in offsetting medical/ prescription costs. 360 King St., Bristol. $7…

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Music listings, starting Jan. 29

January 27, 2016
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FRIDAY, JAN. 29 OTHER THE MACHINE. The music of Pink Floyd. 8 p.m. Infinity Hall, 20 Greenwoods Rd., Norfolk. $39 to $59. (860) 542-5532. infinityHall.com SUNDAY, JAN. 31 BRISTOL IVES COMES TO BRISTOL. Presented by the Nutmeg Symphony Orchestra. 3 p.m. Featuring Bristol Eastern High School Madrigal Singers and St. Joseph Church Hand Bell Choir.…

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Performance listings, starting Jan. 29

January 27, 2016
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CFGNB

JAN. 29-FEB. 6 SOUTHINGTON ’13: THE MUSICAL.’ Performed by The Steeple Players. Fridays and Saturday at 7 p.m. Sunday matinee, Jan. 31 at 2 p.m. First Congregational Church, 37 Main St., Southington. SteeplePlayers@gmail.com NOW thru FEB. 14 OTHER ‘THE CHOSEN.’ Wednesday and Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. Sunday, 2 p.m. Playhouse on…

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Kids listings, starting Jan. 29

January 27, 2016
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Students show their handiwork. From left, Alex Carabetta, Katie Clynes, Rebecca Sellers (teacher), Emily Spencer, Adessa Noyes, Gina Tarantino (paraeducator), and Bread for Life Executive Director Eldon Hafford.

MONDAY, FEB. 1 BRISTOL SPRING STORYTIMES BEGIN. Weekly story times is held on various days and times. For children 2 to 5. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. (860) 584-7790. TUESDAY, FEB. 2 OTHER HOME SCHOOL ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS AT NEW BRITAIN YOUTH THEATER. Performance program for children ages 6 to 12. Children help to…

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Meeting listings, starting Jan. 29

January 27, 2016
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FEB. 2, 16 BRISTOL QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. (860) 945-0184. WEDNESDAY, FEB. 3 PLAINVILLE PLAINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL PROJECT GRADUATION MEETING. 7 p.m. Wheeler Regional YMCA, 149 Farmington Ave., Plainville. ONGOING PLAINVILLE CITIZENS AND PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION. 7 p.m., first Tuesday of the month. Concerned citizens…

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Support group listings, starting Jan. 29

January 27, 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 Jan. 29

January 27, 2016
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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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