TUESDAY, OCT. 14
NURTURING TOUCH—INFANT MASSAGE. 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Opportunity to bond with baby. The Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. Free. Register. (860) 585-3895. cgaray@BristolHospital.org
DINNER WITH THE DOC. 5 to 7 p.m. Learn about congestive heart failure. Complimentary dinner will be served. Arbor Rose at Jerome Home, 975 Corbin Ave., New Britain. Arrive no earlier than 4:45 p.m. Seating is limited. Reservations. (860) 229-3707.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 15
DINNER WITH THE DOC. 5 to 7 p.m. Learn about lymphedema, a condition characterized by limb tightness, heaviness and/or swelling. Southington Care Center, 45 Meriden Ave., Southington. Complimentary dinner served. Arrive no earlier than 4:45 p.m. Seating limited. Reservations. (860) 621-9559.
THURSDAY, OCT. 16
‘YOUR PERSONAL PLATE.’ 6 to 7:30 p.m. Did you know good nutrition is one of the best strategies for disease prevention. Parent and Child Center, 9 Prospect St., Bristol. $5. Sliding scale fee and scholarships are available for low-income families thanks to a grant from the Walmart Foundation. (860) 585-3895. firstname.lastname@example.org
DIABETES AND HEART DISEASE. Part of the Be Heart Smart Education Series. 4 to 5 p.m. Hospital of Central Connecticut’s Family Health Center, 22 Pine St., Bristol. 1-800-321-6244.
EXPLORING COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES. Part of the cancer transitions program, “A Guide to Life After Treatment.” 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Lecture Room 1, New Britain General campus, 100 Grand St., New Britain. Healthy dinner served. Register. 1-800-321-6244.
OCT. 16, 23
BE HEART SMART PATIENT EDUCATION SERIES. Thursdays 4 to 5 p.m. Oct. 16, Diabetes and Heart Disease. Oct. 23, Women and Heart Disease. Hospital of Central Connecticut’s Family Health Center, 22 Pine St., Bristol. Register. (860) 224-4694.