Al-Anon Meeting, Monday mornings, 10:00 – 11:30am, Holy Infant Church Hall, 450 Racebrook Road, Orange; a support group for relatives and friends of alcoholics. For more information, contact www.ct-al-anon.org.
Al-Anon Parents Meeting, Monday nights, 7:30pm year-round, United Church of Christ, Plymouth Building, 18 West Main Street, Milford – supporting parents of alcoholics and/or substance abusers. For more information, go to www.ct-al-anon.org or call Margaret at (203) 877-4313.
Nicotine Anonymous Meetings, Mondays, 6:30 – 7:30pm, Trinity Lutheran Church, 21 Robert Treat Parkway, Milford, open to all, no dues or fees, only requirement is the desire to be free of nicotine. For more information, call Bridges, 203-878-6365.
Zumba Gold Classes At Congregation Or Shalom, Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 7 p.m., Congregation Or Shalom, 205 Old Grassy Hill Road, simple and easy routines to follow, designed for people of all ages and no experience is needed. If interested, call Robin at 203.314.8176 or temple office at 203.799.2341.
Clean Energy Task Force of Orange, meets on the third Tuesday of every month at HPCC, 525 Orange Center Road, conference room, 8 o’clock. The public is invited.
Orange Arts & Culture Council meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month, 7:30pm, HPCC, 525 Orange Center Road, check chalk board for meeting room. The public is invited.
Orange Recycling Committee meets every 3rd Wednesday 7:00pm, HPCC conference room, 525 Orange Center Road, public is invited to attend. For more information, email Orangerecycles@gmail.com. Meeting dates for 2017 are (except for September and November) at High Plains Community Center as follows: October 18, 2017, Thursday, November 16, 2017, December 20, 2017 and January 17, 2018.
Elm City Kennel Club General Meetings, third Wednesday of each month, except during July and August, 7:00pm, North Haven Recreation Center, 7 Linsley Street, North Haven. For more information, contact New Member Coordinators Maureen Anderson, at 203-430-5229 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Blood Pressure Clinic presented by Gentiva & Maplewood of Orange, 1st Thursday of every month, Maplewood of Orange, 245 Indian River Road, 1:30-2:30pm in the Community Room. No appointment necessary.
The Rotary Club Of Orange meets every Friday, 12:15pm at the Racebrook Country Club, 246 Derby Avenue; prospective new members may contact Diane Eger at 203-530-4526 or visit www.rotarycluboforange.org for information about the club.
Orange Historical Society Academy Antique & Gift Shop Museum, open Saturdays, 10:00am-3:00pm. For information call 203-795-3106.
Continuum of Care Needs Caregivers, Would you like to make a difference in someone’s life as a caregiver? Continuum Help at Home is currently looking for individuals to work as a Homemaker, Companion, or Personal Care Attendant. We have full-time, part-time and live-in positions available. Visit www.continuumct.org/events to register and download an application.
Annual Christmas Bazaar and Craft Fair, Saturday, November 18, 2017, 9:00am-3:00pm, Our Lady of Assumption Church, 81 Center Road, Woodbridge. Proceeds benefit Student Service Award Scholarship and other financial contributions of the ministry.
Holiday Fantasy of Trees, November 18 & 10, 2017, 12 noon-8 pm 11/18, 12 noon-6 pm 11/19, Saint Barbara Social Hall, Racebrook Road, sponsored by WoodWinds by Chef Silvio, Milford Bank, Porch & Patio, ABCO The Paperman, Liberty Mutual Insurance, and Key Bank, in support of Connecticut Food Bank, attendees please bring a non-perishable food item to help feed our hungry neighbors in Connecticut. Enjoy the beautifully decorated Trees, Wreaths, and Urns, your favorite Greek treats, holiday raffle, Holiday Marketplace, entertainment by area musical and dance groups, enjoy a piece of pastry with coffee or hot chocolate. Santa will be stopping by with Santa’s Workshop on Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. Take a photo with Santa. Free parking/Free admission. Raffle Drawing Sunday 4:30 pm. www.saintbarbara.org or 203-795-1347.
Balance Screenings, Thursday, November 30, 2017, 1:30-3:00pm, Coachman Square, at Woodbridge, 21 Bradley Road in Woodbridge. FREE. Balance Screenings performed by licensed Physical Therapists affiliated with Kindred At Home medical home health care services. RSVP to 203-397-7544.
14th Annual JCC Holiday Crafts & Gift Fair, Sunday, December 3, 2017, 10:00am-4:00pm, 360 Amity Road, Woodbridge; free admission and free parking. For more information, contact email@example.com or 203-387-2424 x276. Vendor space still available, deadline to register is October 1.
NAMI Support Group Meeting, meetings begin promptly at 6:00pm and end promptly at 7:30pm, BRIDGES, a community support system, 949 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford (entrance in the rear of the building), conference room on the second floor, on the following dates for 2017: December 5. They are free of charge and facilitator led. Family & Friends welcome.
Morning Book Discussion Group, Thursday, December 7, 2017, 10:30am, The Ellen Aftamonow Woodmont Library, 16 Dixon Street, “The Tea Girl,” by Lisa See. January book is “The Forgotten Garden,” by Kate Morton. The group meets the first Thursday monthly. For information, call 203-874-5675
“Remember Christmas” – Trinity Church is pleased to present an original musical that reminds us of the true meaning of Christmas. Come enjoy this performance with music by our Adult and Children’s Choirs. Reception to follow. Friday, December 8 at 7PM and Saturday, December 9 at 3PM, 33 Center Road, Woodbridge. Free admission. Tickets & more info at www.trinityefc.com/