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.
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.
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 7:30pm, HPCC conference room, 525 Orange Center Road, public is invited to attend. For more information, email Orangerecycles@gmail.com. Beginning August, meetings will be held every 3rd Tuesday at 7:00pm except for October which will be held on October 14, 2014.
Elm City Kennel Club General Meetings, third Wednesday of each month, except during July and August, 7:30pm, Paws’N Effect, 36 Corporate Ridge Drive (off Sherman Avenue), Hamden. For more information, contact New Member Coordinators Gary Wilson, at 203-996-2245 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Maureen Anderson, at 203-430-5229 (email@example.com). Next meeting Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Refreshments will be served. Our April meeting will include a program on AKC Dog Shows 101.
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.orangectrotary.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.
Morning Book Discussion Group, first Thursday monthly, next meeting Thursday, October 1, 10:30 am, Ellen Aftamonow Woodmont Library, 16 Dixon Street, Milford. The book for October is, “Casebook” by Mona Simpson. The book for November is, “Dead Wake” by Erik Larson. All are welcome. For more information call 203-874-5657.
Love To Crochet, Hooked on the Sound (HOTS) Crochet Guild, a non-profit group of enthusiastic crocheters meet monthly, NO FEES, Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, Orange CT, 203-891-2170 (library only), Saturdays, 10:00am-1:00pm, October 3, November 7, December 5. Website: www.hotscrochetguild.yolasite.com/. Email us at HOTSCrochetGuild@Live.com.
New NAMI Support Group Meeting, every first Monday of the month, meetings begin promptly at 6:00 p.m. and end promptly at 7:30pm, BRIDGES, a community support system, 949 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford, conference room on the second floor, meeting dates are October 5, November 2 & December 7, 2015. They are free of charge and facilitator led. Family & Friends welcome.
Milford Hospital Auxiliary Annual Afternoon “Tea Party” and Fashion Show, Thursday, October 8, 2015, 2:00–4:00pm, Milford Yacht Club, 131 Trumbull Avenue, Milford Fashion Show featuring clothing and accessories from the Enchanted Window Gift Shop will highlight the gathering, Modeled by Milford Hospital Junior Volunteers and Auxilians, boutique merchandise available for 20% purchase during the event; Cash or checks only; Tickets/$25 each includes coffee, tea, a luscious assortment of tea sandwiches and desserts. President’s Choice” and “Funniest” hats will receive special prizes. Attendees will also have the opportunity to win an assortment of door prizes and raffle baskets. Proceeds raised to provide scholarship funds for Milford Hospital Junior Volunteers. For reservations or additional information, call the Auxiliary office at 203-647-6654.
Exhibitors Wanted for 2015 Business, Professional, and Community EXPO, Milford Regional Chamber of Commerce invites businesses, professionals and organizations to reserve space at the 2015 EXPO, Saturday, October 10, 2015, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Westfield Connecticut Post Mall, Milford. For more information and to reserve your place, please contact Nell Moll at 203-878-0681 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
4th Annual Milford Trick or Trot 5K Run/Walk to Benefit Beth-El Center, Saturday, October 31, 2015; Sign in begins 7:30am, Kids Fun Run at 8:45am, and race starts at 9:00am from Lisman Landing, Downtown Milford. Breakfast is included. Halloween costumes welcomed. Fee/$25pp advanced registration/$30 same day. Register at www.milfordtrickortrot.com. Event sponsored by Harlow, Adams, and Friedman, P.C. and Sikorsky Credit Union.