Scorebook for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
By
Bristol Blues logo

These are the scores for games played between Monday, July 25 and Sunday, July 31. For more in depth coverage, read us in print or on-line. Bristol Blues North Shore Navigators 7, Bristol Blues 4 Tuesday, July 26 At Muzzy Field, Bristol NAVIGATORS Player ab r h bi Peña, ss 5 2 2 1 Singleton,…

Read more »

Counselor helps youth through new program

August 3, 2016
By
Southington native and licensed professional counselor Chris Albini is forming youth groups to help children and teens learn mindfulness and changing negative thought patterns.

by LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Learning mindfulness is just one of many goals that Southington native Chris Albini hopes local youth will take away from a group he is in the process of forming. A licensed professional counselor currently working under The Enlightenment Counseling Center, Albini wants to provide additional support to youth of all…

Read more »

A taste of Italy at the Italian-American Festival

August 3, 2016
By
Italian Festival-Wine Tasting (9)

Now, that’s service! Jerry Triano, left, gets a taste of pasta fagioli, served up to him by Deb and Pat Baldino. Summer rains couldn’t damper the Italian-American Festival on Center Street last weekend. Locals came out in force to taste the good, Italian food and enjoy the ethnicity, music, and festivities at the annual weekend…

Read more »

Southington meeting listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
By
meetings

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…

Read more »

Southington Kids’ Listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
By
kids

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.…

Read more »

Southington Music listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
By
music

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…

Read more »

Southington health listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
By
health

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…

Read more »

Southington senior listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
By
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.…

Read more »

Southington miscellaneous listings for the Aug. 5 edition

August 3, 2016
By
miscellaneous

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…

Read more »