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WASHINGTON — The Glenholme 5K Run for Autism will start at 10 a.m. on Sunday, November 10 at the Steep Rock Preserve, 2 Tunnel Rd., and continue along the Shepaug River.

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SOUTHBURY — “Ask the Doctor” will be the topic when the Greater Southbury chapter of Connecticut Advocates for Parkinson’s meets from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, October 12, in the Kingsley Room at the Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Rd.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.

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TORRINGTON — Charlotte Hungerford Hospital will host a health talk entitled Migraine Prevention and Treatment from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 23 at the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Conference Hall, 540 Litchfield St. 

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WOODBURY — Flanders Nature Center will host a leisurely, informative hike through its Van Vleck Sanctuary for area seniors at 9:30 a.m. Thursday, October 10.

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NEW MILFORD — New Milford Hospital’s diabetes support group provides free educational programs for all people with diabetes, their families and friends.

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WATERTOWN — A Cut Above Hair Salon will host an Open House from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, October 5 to celebrate their two year anniversary, at 938 Main St.

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WOODBURY — First Steps, a support group for women who are survivors of sexual assault and incest, who are just beginning their journey towards healing, meets from 10 to 11:30 a.m. every Monday in Woodbury.

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WASHINGTON — New Beginnings of Northwest Connecticut is taking reservations for its next divorce support group beginning 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 1 and running for ten weeks.

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BETHLEHEM — The Bethlehem Friday Morning AFG Step Meeting, an Al-Anon family group, meets at 10:30 a.m. Fridays in the Church of the Nativity’s rectory basement, 48 East St.

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WOODBURY — Flanders Nature Center will host several environmental programs for children in kindergarten through fifth grade.

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TORRINGTON — Charlotte Hungerford Hospital will host a Dinner with the Doc program entitled Advancements in Spine Surgery from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 9 at the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Conference Hall, 540 Litchfield St. 

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NEW MILFORD — New Milford Hospital’s diabetes support group provides free educational programs for all people with diabetes, their families and friends.

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WOODBURY — Advocates for Substance Abuse Prevention will host the premier of Screenagers Next Chapter: Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience, from 7 to 9 p.m.Tuesday, October 7, at the Woodbury Senior Center, 265 Main St. South.

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BANTAM — A Harvest Festival featuring food, crafts and more is set for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, October 5, at Bantam Borough Hall, 890 Bantam Rd.

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SOUTHBURY — A domestic violence education and support group meets from 6 to 7 p.m. Mondays at Safe Haven, 88 Main St. South, Suite 203B.

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BETHLEHEM — The Bethlehem Friday Morning AFG Step Meeting, an Al-Anon family group, meets at 10:30 a.m. Fridays in the Church of the Nativity’s rectory basement, 48 East St.

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CORNWALL BRIDGE — The Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area will host the 18th annual autumn Heritage Walks each Saturday and Sunday in September throughout Litchfield County.

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WATERTOWN — The fifth annual Watertown Police Department Charity Golf Tournament to benefit the Harold Leever Cancer Center will be hosted Friday, October 4 at Crestwood Park Golf Course, 834 Northfield Rd.

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WATERBURY — Woman to Woman, a self help group for women with breast cancer that meets on the third Tuesday of every month, will host their next meeting from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 17 at the Resource Library at the Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center, 1075 Chase Parkway.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.

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BETHLEHEM — The Bethlehem Friday Morning AFG Step Meeting, an Al-Anon family group, meets at 10:30 a.m. Fridays in the Church of the Nativity’s rectory basement, 48 East St.

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MIDDLEBURY — The National Alliance on Mental Illness will host a Family Support meeting from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 11 at the Middlebury Congregational Church, 1242 Whittemore Rd.

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THOMASTON — The Thomaston Senior Center will host a free, six-session program on how to Live Well with Diabetes from 9:30 a.m. to noon Tuesdays starting September 10 at the senior center, 158 Main St.

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TRUMBULL-SHELTON — The Community Addiction and Recovery Education and Support Group provides a free weekly drop-in support group for parents and other family members whose loved ones are using mind-altering substances.

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WATERBURY — New Opportunities Headquarters and Family Development Center will host a free, interactive six-week workshop on how to Live Well with Diabetes from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting September 18 in the third floor conference room at 232 North Elm St. 

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SEYMOUR — Survivors of Suicide, a self-help support group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide, meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the last Tuesday of each month at Seymour Congregational Church, 45 Broad St.

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NEW MILFORD — New Milford Hospital’s diabetes support group provides free educational programs for all people with diabetes, their families and friends.

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TORRINGTON — Charlotte Hungerford Hospital will host a free health talk addressing Prostate Health and Treatment Options by urologist Dr. James Devanney of CHH Adult and Pediatric Urology.

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WATERBURY — The Waterbury Senior Center will host a free, six-week Live Well chronic pain self-management workshop from 9:30 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, September 4 to October 9 at 1985 East Main St.

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SOUTHBURY — Safe Haven of Greater Waterbury offers emergency shelter for battered women and their children, individual and group counseling, legal advocacy for civil and criminal matters, counseling and advocacy for children including art therapy, information and referral, outreach to the Hi…

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TORRINGTON — Charlotte Hungerford Hospital will offer its Freedom From Smoking cessation program from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays starting September 25 in the Conference Room at the CHH Hungerford Center, 780 Litchfield St.  

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TRUMBULL-SHELTON — The Community Addiction and Recovery Education and Support Group provides a free weekly drop-in support group for parents and other concerned family members whose loved ones are using or abusing mind-altering substances.

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TORRINGTON — A professionally facilitated MS Support Group meets from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month in the Library Room at VNS of Connecticut, 62 Commercial Blvd.

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SOUTHBURY — The Tribury Lyme Disease Support Group meets at 1 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month in Room 101 at the United Church of Christ, 283 Main St. North.

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older.

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THOMASTON — Christina “Tina” Molliconi, director of the Thomaston Food Pantry, will give an overview of the pantry and its work at the Thursday, September 12 meeting of the Thomaston Senior Center Council.

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BETHLEHEM — Al-Anon Family Group meetings take place at 10:30 a.m. Fridays at the Church of the Nativity of Prince of Peace Parish, 48 East St.

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DANBURY — Patients who have been diagnosed with Lyme disease can help advance research by participating in the WCHN Lyme Disease Registry.

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HARTFORD — The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention reports that in Connecticut suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people, ages 10 to 34, and the fourth leading cause of death for those ages 35 to 54.

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WATERBURY — Local communities in the Waterbury area are coming together on Saturday, August 24 to remember those who have died or suffered permanent injury due to drug overdose or who may be struggling with a substance use disorder.

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TRUMBULL-SHELTON — The Community Addiction and Recovery Education and Support Group provides a free weekly drop-in support group for parents and other concerned family members whose loved ones are using or abusing mind-altering substances.