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8/31: Fantasy Football and 'Wisdom'

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    Calling all Fantasy Footballers to an emergency Draft Day meeting at Wood-N-Tap in Hartford.

    FanTAPsy Football: Good news football fans, now you can mix your passion for your fantasy team with food, drinks and other fantasy footballers who are as zany as you. That's right, football season is almost here and to help you brush up on your player news, Wood-N-Tap is getting in on the game with its own Fan-TAP-sy Football League. Sign up now at any Wood-N-Tap location, the fee is $30. The Draft Date is tonight at the Hartford Wood-N-Tap in the city's Parkville neighborhood and the prizes for the season aren't too shabby. Grand Prize: Two tickets to the Pro Bowl in Miami, including flight and hotel accommodations and VIP tickets to private Pro Bowl Parties. Second place: Burger Bites for a year. Third place: Tailgate grill and authentic NFL Jersey.  8:00 PM.

    More Than Walking: If you've ever been humbled by a sports injury then you need to see this film. The Space in Hamden will be screening a film about a local teenager who injures his back in India, losing the ability to walk, and how he's shared his experiences with those with similar injuries in India where there are no disability rights. The screening is at The Space, 295 Treadwell St., Hamden. Admission is $10.  6:30 PM.

    Wisdom 'N' Wordplay: Team Witness presents an open mic with a key phrase, "the wisdom" at Two Boots of Bridgeport. Artists will present poems, songs and other creative works to interpret "the wisdom" in a fun and creative way. So if you have any smarts, you'll be there tonight. And you'll enjoy the pizza! Two Boots, 227 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport.  8:00 PM.