Southington meeting listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
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ONGOING SOUTHINGTON ORCHARD VALLEY GARDEN CLUB. 9:45 a.m. to noon on the 4th Tuesday of every month at the American Legion hall, 64 Main St. Starts with a presentation at 10 a.m., followed by a business meeting at 11 a.m. Guest ($3) are always welcome. RSVP: zickfield63@cox.net. SOUTHINGTON GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY. 7:30 p.m. on the 4th…

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Southington Kids’ Listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
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FRIDAY, AUG. 12 SOUTHINGTON THE SCIENCE OF ICE CREAM. 3 to 4 p.m. Southington Care Center Chef Jack Hodes will create quick free ice cream using liquid nitrogen to make mini portions, meeting almost every culinary preference whether low fat, dairy free, more. Southington Library, 255 Main St., Southington. Sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services.…

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Southington Music listings for the Aug. 5 edition

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THURSDAY, AUG. 25 SOUTHINGTON SUMMER CONCERT SERIES. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave. Bring a lawn chair. The third concert in the Southington Care Center Summer Concert Series will feature Don Sziemer. THURSDAY, SEPT. 15 SOUTHINGTON SUMMER CONCERT SERIES. 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Southington Care…

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Southington health listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
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AUG. 5 to 9 SOUTHINGTON LIVE WELL: CHRONIC DISEASE SELF MANAGEMENT SERIES. 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Fridays. Hospital of Central Connecticut, Bradley Memorial campus, 81 Meriden Ave., conference room 1, Southington. Register. 1-877-4AGING1. TUESDAY, AUG. 9 SOUTHINGTON FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS. 11 a.m. to noon at ShopRite, 750 Queen St. Offered by Hartford HealthCare…

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Southington senior listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
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Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone: (860) 621-3014

THURSDAY, AUG. 11 SOUTHINGTON COFFEE ‘N DESSERT – “PROTECTING YOUR ASSETS” 1:30 p.m. at Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St. Christine Barracca of Liberty Mutual Insurance will provide information about the importance and affordability of Homeowner’s, Renter’s, Automobile and other insurances. RSVP at (860) 621-3014. TUESDAY, AUG 16 SOUTHINGTON TRIBUTE TO GRAND OLE OPRY. 11 a.m.…

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Southington miscellaneous listings for the Aug. 5 edition

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FRIDAY, AUG. 19 SOUTHINGTON EXERCISE BASICS. 11 a.m. to noon at Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave. Mark Colello, exercise physiologist, will lead the free event sponsored by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. Basics, tips and guidelines for proper exercise techniques. RSVP at (860) 621-9559. SUNDAY, AUG. 21 SOUTHINGTON COMMUNITY-WIDE SUMMER PICNIC. 12 p.m. to 3…

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Obituary: Elizabeth (Cray) Richards, 84

August 3, 2016
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Elizabeth (Cray) Richards, 84, of Southington passed away Saturday, July 30th after a brief illness. Elizabeth was the daughter of the late Manzur and Phyllis Cray of Southington. She was predeceased by her husband, Leonard “Mike” Richards, her brother Donald Cray and sisters, Gloria Gosnell & Ramona Barnes. She leaves her sister Lillian Brainard of…

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Sports listings for the Aug. 5 edition

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If you would like to your event announced in The Observer, please e-mail information to jgoralski@southingtonobserver.com. The Observer reserves the right to edit for content and space.

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 Library listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
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The Southington Public Library, 255 Main St, Southington, CT 06489.
(860) 628-0947

The Southington Library has announced a number of upcoming programs. All are welcome. To register, contact (860) 628-0947, ext. 6552 or visit www.southingtonlibrary.org and click on ‘Calendar of Events.’ For children’s events, call ext. 3. Here are some upcoming events: August Summer Hours. The Southington Public Library will be closed on Saturdays in August. Liquid…

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