Kids listings for March 27

March 27, 2015
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Kids listings for March 27

APRIL 2-JUNE 4 BRISTOL SUPPORTING KIDS OF INCARCERATED PARENTS. Offered by Bristol Youth Services. Thursdays 4 to 5:15 p.m. 10-week support group for youths, ages 11 to 13, who have a parent or loved one who has been or is currently incarcerated. Bristol Youth Services, 51 High St., Bristol. (860) 314-4690. FRIDAY, APRIL 3 BRISTOL…

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Dining listings for March 27

March 27, 2015
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Dining listings for March 27

SUNDAY, MARCH 29 PLAINVILLE A PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUND RAISER. 8 to 10 a.m. Held by the Plainville Athletic Backers. Applebee’s, 270 New Britain Ave., Plainville. $5 in advance. (860)877-0636. BRISTOL KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS FUND RAISER BREAKFAST. Benefits the Knights of Columbus Council 35 Scholarship Fund. 8 a.m. to noon. Eggs (any style), omelet, sausages, ham,…

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Health listings for March 27

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SATURDAY, MARCH 28 BRISTOL KIDS DENTAL FAIR. 12 to 4 p.m. Presented by Kids Dental Care of Terryville Avenue in Bristol Free dentals screenings; Joan Creamer, author of “Teena the Tiny Tooth Fairy;” Susan Hood, author of “The Tooth Mouse”; fun dental activities, color station. More. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. 877KIDS.com,…

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Performance listings for March 27

March 27, 2015
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Performance listings for March 27

MARCH 27-29 BRISTOL ‘LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS.’ Performed by Bristol Central Footlights. Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m and Sunday at 2 p.m. The musical from Howard Ashman and Alan Menken. Bristol Central High School , 480 Wolcott St., Bristol. SATURDAY, MARCH 28 BRISTOL AN EVENING WITH THE SHAMROCK SCHOOL OF DANCE. 6 p.m. With…

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Music listings for March 27

March 27, 2015
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Music listings for March 27

SATURDAY, MARCH 28 OTHER BARRY MANILOW. Special guest, Dave Koz. Grand Theater, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. Manilow.com, AEGlive.com NEIL DIAMOND. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville. $95, $75. MoheganSun.com. BRISTOL THE CHAPARRALS. 7 to 11 p.m. New England Carousel Museum, 95 Riverside Ave., Bristol. $12. BYOB. Snacks and set-ups available. (860) 585-5411. SATURDAY, APRIL 4…

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Even a veteran musician can benefit from a class with a master

March 27, 2015
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Contemporary jazz sax player Dave Koz is celebrating 25 years of making music this year. And along that entertainment journey, he has established a successful recording career. His summer tours are favorites across the country. His Christmas shows have delighted scores of fans through the years. He has an annual…

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Hockey isn’t just for the boys

March 27, 2015
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With two state titles and a New England championship, Abby Lamson proves that hockey is a girls’ game.

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Although 14-year old Abby Lamson first picked up a hockey stick when she was five, it is hard to believe that a girl could have such passion for a masculine-dominant sport, labeled as one of the toughest sports around. Lamson learned to skate and prepared to play hockey for a travel…

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Bushnell announces 2015-16 Broadway season

March 27, 2015
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By LINDSAY CAREYSTAFF WRITER HARTFORD—The Bushnell announced its 2015-16 Broadway Series season at a sneak peek event at the Bushnell Center for Performing Arts in Mortensen Hall on Monday, March 16. Radio host of “Seth’s Big Fat Broadway” on Sirius/XM Satellite Radio Seth Rudetsky hosted the annual Broadway Series season announcement this year. He teased…

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Barrel horse champion: Renn Abramczyk-Dubiel holds the 2015 youth 4D state title

March 27, 2015
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By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER She pulled gently on his reigns and he started to trot toward the barrel from the far end of the rink. He picked up speed as his trot quickly turned into a gallop. He reached the barrel and turned the corner like a speed racer on a street bike. The dirt…

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