Miscellaneous listings, starting from Feb. 5

February 3, 2016
By

FRIDAY, FEB. 5 BRISTOL 25TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION MARDI GRAS. 7:30 p.m. to midnight. Beads and doubloons, music and dancing, bourbon tasting, food, BYOB, King and Queen, 50/50 and auction. Masks and costumes encouraged. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. $30 per person. Masks and anniversary glasses at the museum gift shop. (860) 585-5411.…

Read more »

Dining listings, starting from Feb. 5

February 3, 2016
By

SATURDAY, FEB. 6 BRISTOL THE BRISTOL CHOCOLATE EXPO. 12 to 4 p.m. Includes a “Take A Cake” decorating contest. Amazing Magical Paul and Gary The Magic Guy. Showstopper Entertainment’s Photo Booth. Lock City Comic Com, meet Pikachu and friends. Chocolate Whoopi Pies, chocolate pops, and chocolate dipped candies. Coffee, cookies, cupcakes. Bristol DoubleTree Hilton Hotel,…

Read more »

Kids listings, starting Feb. 5

February 3, 2016
By
DSC_2669

SATURDAY, FEB. 6 BRISTOL TAKE YOUR CHILD TO THE LIBRARY DAY! Valentine Candy Workshop featuring it! Children age 7 and up, accompanied by an adult, are invited. Pre-register. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. (860) 584-7790. Free. ‘ELMO’S BIRTHDAY BASH.’ 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dance and sing in celebration of his 3rd birthday.…

Read more »

Meetings listings, starting Feb. 5

February 3, 2016
By

SUNDAY, FEB. 7 PLAINVILLE CT ROSE SOCIETY. Doors open, 1:30 p.m. Round table discussion on rose growing problems and solutions. Meeting will concluded with the annual photo contest. Free and open to the public. Congregational Church of Plainville, 130 West Main St., Plainville. www.CTRose.org, (203) 213-4366. TUESDAY, FEB. 9 BRISTOL BUSINESS BUILDERS. 9 to 10:30…

Read more »

Support group listings, starting Feb. 5

February 3, 2016
By
Ken Adams of Southington Painting Company helps set up for the legions of painters at the Gura building.

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…

Read more »

Seniors listings, starting Feb. 5

February 3, 2016
By

FEB. 6, 20 SOUTHINGTON OPEN HOUSE AT THE ORCHARDS. Saturdays, Feb. 6 and 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Coffee. The Orchards, 34 Hobart St., Southington. (860) 628-5656. 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…

Read more »

Southington meeting listings for the Feb. 5 edition

February 3, 2016
By
meetings

THURSDAY, FEB. 11 SOUTHINGTON KRISTEN’S KLOSET SEEKS VOLUNTEERS. Meeting at 6:30 p.m. for potential volunteers at the Youth Services office, 196 North main St., in the Municipal Center. Kristen’s Kloset, the prom gown giveaway program sponsored by Southington Youth Services, needs adult volunteers interested in assisting in their prom shop which is open from March…

Read more »

Miscellaneous Southington listings for the Feb. 5 edition

February 3, 2016
By
miscellaneous

SATURDAY, FEB. 6 SOUTHINGTON 13TH ANNUAL VALENTINE CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL. Held by the American Legion Auxiliary. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Homemade chocolate candy, bake sale, handmade flower arrangements, theme basket raffles, Valentine gifts for everyone. Enjoy lunch, gourmet desserts, and beverages in the café. Legion Post Home, Main Street, Southington. SATURDAY, FEB. 13 SOUTHINGTON MOVIE…

Read more »

Southington dining listings for the Feb. 5 edition

February 3, 2016
By
dining

SATURDAY, FEB. 13 SOUTHINGTON VALENTINE DINNER DANCE. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. at Southington Elks Lodge #1669, 114 Main Street. Cocktail hour 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Dinner at 6:45 p.m. Live music by The Rockin Heartbeats 8 p.m. to midnight. Cost is $25 per person, includes appetizers, dinner and dessert. Cash bar. There will…

Read more »