4 Girls 4: ‘4’ your holiday entertainment

November 28, 2014
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4 Girls 4: ‘4’ your holiday entertainment

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Once upon a time, there was a musical act that made the rounds called 4 Girls 4. The act included four stars at the time— Rosemary Clooney, Rose Marie, Helen O’Connell, and Margaret Whiting. They would take to the stages of America, sing and tell stories. In time, 4 Girls…

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Senior listings for Nov. 28

November 28, 2014
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Senior listings for Nov. 28

SATURDAY, NOV. 29 OTHER OPEN HOUSE AT CEDAR MOUNTAIN COMMONS. 10 a.m .to 2 p.m. Independent and assisted living community. Cedar Mountain Commons, 3 John H. Stewart Dr., Newington. RSVP. (860) 665-7901. TUESDAY, DEC. 16 PLAINVILLE AARP SMART DRIVER COURSE. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Course covers the effects of aging and medication on driving,…

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Support listings for Nov. 28

November 28, 2014
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Support listings for Nov. 28

ONGOING SOUTHINGTON OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS SUPPORT GROUP. Do you suspect food rules your life? Overeaters Anonymous may be the answer for you. It is not a diet club, but a group of people recovering from compulsive overeating. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop eating compulsively. There are no fees or weigh-ins. No…

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Meetings listings for Nov. 28

November 28, 2014
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Meetings listings for Nov. 28

DEC. 1, 15 OTHER QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30 to 8 p.m. The Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center, 1075 Chase Parkway, Waterbury. QuiltsThatCare.org, (860) 945-0184, QuiltsThatCare.Deb@gmail.com TUESDAY, DEC. 2 BRISTOL QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. QuiltsThatCare.org, (860) 945-0184, QuiltsThatCare.Deb@gmail.com WEDNESDAY, DEC. 3 PLAINVILLE PLAINVILLE HIGH SCHOOL/ YMCA…

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Kids listings for Nov. 28

November 28, 2014
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Kids listings for Nov. 28

DEC. 1-FEB. 14 BRISTOL WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL CLINIC. Mondays, 6 to 8 p.m or Saturdays, 9 to 11 a.m. Any child 8 to 18 years old are welcome to participate regardless of ability or experience. Child does not have to have a disability to participate. Ten weeks. Chapter 126, 47 Upson St., Bristol. (860) 769-7049. DEC.…

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Dining listings for Nov. 28

November 28, 2014
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Dining listings for Nov. 28

SATURDAY, NOV. 29 BRISTOL HOMECOMING HOPFEST. 1 to 4 p.m. Benefit for Bristol Community Organization Inc.’s energy assistance program. Food and beer tastings from 22 breweries. Scheduled: Back East, Berkshire Brewing, Black Hog, Blue Point, City Steam, Firefly Hollow, Goose Island, Half Full, Long Train, McKenzie’s Hard Cider, Olde Burnside, Overshores, Ommegang, Otter Creek, Pioneer,…

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Miscellaneous listings for Nov. 28

November 28, 2014
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Miscellaneous listings for Nov. 28

NOV. 28-30, DEC. 5-7, 12-14, 19-21 BRISTOL/ SOUTHINGTON LAKE COMPOUNCE HOLIDAY LIGHTS. 5 p.m., Fridays. 4 p.m., on Saturdays and Sundays. Fun for all ages. Light show every half hour at the main gate. Kiddieland rides and family-themed rides will be in operation. Train will be transformed into the North Pole Railway with uniformed train…

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Performance listings for Nov. 28

November 28, 2014
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Performance listings for Nov. 28

NOV. 28-DEC. 14 OTHER ‘A CHRISTMAS CAROL.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Thomaston Opera House, 158 Main St., Thomaston. LandmarkCommunityTheatre.org. (860) 283-6250. SATURDAY, NOV. 29 BRISTOL THE SENSATIONAL DAN LAROSA COMEDY HYPNOSIS SHOW AND COCONUTS. 7 p.m., doors open. 8 p.m., show time. Bristol Polish Club Hall, 541 North…

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Health listings for Nov. 28

November 28, 2014
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Health listings for Nov. 28

MONDAY, DEC. 1 BRISTOL TEACHING YOUR CHILD TO COPE WITH CONFLICT. 6 to 8 p.m. The Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Free to Bristol families. For others, $10 per parent, $12 per childcare providers. Register. cgaray@bristolhospital.org, (860) 585-3895. TUESDAY, DEC. 2 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. Offered by Central Connecticut Senior Health…

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