Seniors listings for May 8

May 8, 2015
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MAY 11, 18 PLAINVILLE QUESTIONS FOR A SOCIAL WORKER. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., Mondays. Stephanie Soucy, Plainville Senior Center Outreach Coordinator available to answer questions on a walk-in basis. Questions about Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Part D, Medicare Savings Program, Housing Options, Alzheimer’s Help, Caregiving, Homecare, etc. Open to residents of Plainville, 60 years of age…

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Support group listings for May 8

May 8, 2015
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MAY 13, JUNE 10, JULY 8 BRISTOL PARENTS OF CHILDREN WITH CHALLENGING BEHAVIORS SUPPORT GROUP. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Funded by a grant from the Petit Foundation and the Rotary Club of Bristol. (860) 585-3895, cgaray@bristolhospital.org ONGOING BRISTOL NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m. All…

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Meetings listing for May 8

May 8, 2015
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TUESDAY, MAY 12 BRISTOL BUSINESS BUILDERS. 9 to 10:30 a.m. Speaker, Donna Groccia-Lubik, CPA. “Power Tax Tips: What Every Taxpayer Should Know.” Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce, 200 Main St., Bristol. THURSDAY, MAY 14 SOUTHINGTON SOUTHINGTON LAND TRUST ANNUAL MEETING. 6 p.m. Buffet includes sirloin tips, chicken parmesan, chicken francais, and other sides. Cash bar.…

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Kids listings for May 8

May 8, 2015
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SATURDAY, MAY 9 SOUTHINGTON ‘TOUCH A TRUCK.’ Held by American Legion Auxiliary, Kiltonic Unit 72 and Southington Parks and Recreation. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Southington Drive-In, 935 Meriden Waterbury Turnpike, Plantsville. $3 for children, $1 for adults. BRISTOL PINE LAKE’S 2ND ANNUAL KIDS FISHING DERBY. 7 a.m. to noon. Age groups, 5 to 8,…

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Miscellaneous listings for May 8

May 8, 2015
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FRIDAY, MAY 8 BRISTOL SINGLES HAPPY HOUR. Sponsored by Singles Connection. 5 p.m. One Fifty Central, 150 Central St., Bristol. No charge. (860) 223-7755. MAY 8, 9 BRISTOL HOLLYWOOD AT THE BIJOU. 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. on Saturday. Series organized by Cortlandt Hull. Film, “Arsenic and Old Lace,” directed by…

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Performance listings for May 8

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FRIDAY, MAY 8 BRISTOL THE 54TH ANNUAL REVUE, ‘ROCK OF AGES,’ PRESENTED BY SANDY’S BATON STUDIO. 7 p.m. Group and solo performances will be on stage and in the gym followed by awards for the Most Improved Twirler, attendance, senior, and the Roberta Barr Ellsworth Memorial Scholarship. Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Public…

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Health listings for May 8

May 8, 2015
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TUESDAY, MAY 12 BRISTOL FREE SKIN CANCER SCREENING. Held by Bristol-Burlington Health District. 1 to 3 p.m. Dr. Armann O. Ciccarelli, M.D. will provide screening. Sleeveless shirts and shorts recommended. For Bristol and Burlington residents only, who are 18 years of age or older. Appointments first-come, first-serve basis. Douglas Beals Senior Center (in the Wellness…

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Music listings for May 8

May 8, 2015
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FRIDAY, MAY 8 OTHER CTA: THE ULTIMATE CHICAGO TRIBUTE BAND. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $17, $27. (860) 693-9762. 41BridgeStreet.com. KENNY ‘BABYFACE’ EDMONDS AND FANTASIA. 8 p.m. Grand Theater, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. $58, $78. Foxwoods.com CARAVAN OF THIEVES. The Ballroom at The Outer Space, 295 Treadwell St., Hamden. $15, $20.…

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Signed to new label, Todd Rundgren ready to go ‘Global’

May 8, 2015
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR After having said farewell to the major labels, Todd Rundgren’s musical output depended on the whims of his inspiration. When he felt like recording, Todd said in a phone interview from Florida, he would do so. And when he had a completed album, he would set out to find a…

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