Kids listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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DEC. 4, 5 BRISTOL THE GRINCH FESTIVAL. Friday, 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Holiday celebration complete with Whoville hair styling, crafts, music, and sing-alongs. Meet the Grinch and his Whoville friends. Jodie Fitz, author and creator of The Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club, will be sharing a child and family…

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Meeting listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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TUESDAY, DEC. 8 BRISTOL BUSINESS BUILDERS. 9 to 10:30 a.m. “Security and Awareness in the Workplace.” Speaker, Dr. Mike “Taz” Ptaszynski. Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce, 200 Main St., Bristol. CentralCTChambers.org/Events ONGOING PLAINVILLE CITIZENS AND PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION. 7 p.m., first Tuesday of the month. Concerned citizens and taxpayers of Plainville who meet monthly to…

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Support group listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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ONGOING BRISTOL ADULTS TAKING CARE OF AGING PARENTS. Tuesdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Open to all Bristol residents. Share ideas and knowledge with each other on home care, finances, nursing home applications, and professional services. Bristol Senior Center, 240 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Drop-ins welcome. Free. (860) 584-7895. NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING. Thursday at 7:30 p.m.…

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Senior listings for Dec. 4

December 2, 2015
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TUESDAY, DEC. 8 OTHER FRIENDSHIP CLUB. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Opportunity for adults to make new friends. Transportation, activities, meals, exercise and more provided. Mulberry Gardens at Marian Heights Adult Day Center, 314 Osgood Ave., New Britain. (860) 357-4264. ONGOING PLAINVILLE CHOLESTEROL SCREENING. 10 minute appointment, few drops of blood from a fingertip, and…

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Sports listings for the Dec. 4 edition

December 2, 2015
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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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Southington Holiday listings for the Dec. 4 edition

December 2, 2015
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DEC. 4-6 SOUTHINGTON WOODRUFF POTTERY OPEN STUDIO. Friday, 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, 12 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6, 1 to 5 p.m. Christmas cheer and goodies. 1067 Woodruff St., Southington. (860) 302-1191. SATURDAY, DEC. 5 SOUTHINGTON TENTH ANNUAL HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Holiday and general handcrafted items. Applications available. St.…

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Lunch & Learn: When to Worry about Memory Loss

December 2, 2015
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SOUTHINGTON – A free Lunch & Learn program about memory loss and when to be concerned will be presented Thursday, Dec. 17, from noon-1 p.m., at Connecticut Center for Healthy Aging, Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley Memorial campus, 81 Meriden Ave. Patty O’Brian, patient/ family engagement coordinator with the Connecticut Center for Healthy Aging, will…

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Obituaries for the Dec. 4 edition

December 2, 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: F. Jay Martin Jr., 76, of Southington and Naples, Fla., died on Wednesday, Nov. 25. He was married to Barbara (Mulligan) Martin for 56 years. Julie Ann Schneider, 40, of Southington, died on Nov. 26…

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Fire Report for the Dec. 4 edition

December 2, 2015
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Southington Fire Department Headquarters
310 North Main Street, P.O. Box 289, Southington, CT 06489
(860) 621-3202

The Southington Fire Department announced the following 37 incidents from Monday, Nov. 23 to Monday, Nov. 30: Monday, Nov. 23 10:01:30 a.m., 68 Village Rd., Public service 3:48:03 p.m., 29 DePaolo Dr./ Economy Spring, Smoke detector activation 4:23:08 p.m., 29 DePaolo Dr./ Economy Spring, Smoke detector activation 8:15:16 p.m., Hamlin Brook Pass and Winding Ridge,…

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