FRIDAY, JUNE 5
STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE FESTIVAL. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Shortcakes will be served at the church and can be ordered as takeout orders. Free delivery for shortcake orders of 10 or more. Plainville United Methodist Church, 56 Red Stone Hill Rd., Plainville. (860) 793-9590, (860) 747-2328.
SATURDAY, JUNE 6
CHICKEN BARBECUE. Held by the Knights of Columbus Terryville Council 1090. 4 to 7 p.m. Meal includes chicken, salad, roll, baked potato, vegetable, juice or coffee, and assorted desserts. Proceeds to benefit the Scholarship Fund. St. Casimir’s Church,19 Allen St., Terryville. $12 for a half chicken meal. Advance ticket sales only. (860) 283-5109, (860) 589-2152, (860) 836-2483, (860) 881-3720.
PANCAKE AND EGG BREAKFAST. 8 to 11:30 a.m. Pancakes, eggs, sausage, coffee, tea, and orange juice. Benefit for Fundacion Sor Dominga Bocca, a mission partner of the First Congregational Church of Southington, which cares for abused and neglected girls in Guayaquil, Ecuador. First Congregational Church of Southington on the Green, 37 Main St., Southington. $7 per person. Children 5 years and under are free. Stop by the church or call (860) 628-6958. Also available at the door.