Milford Save-A-Date: September 15

Music Together

Register now for Fall Music Together classes in Milford. Classes begin Sept. 17. Contact: or 203-878-3229.

Girl Scout signups

Sign up event for girls kindergarten through grade 8 for Girl Scouts, Wednesday, Sept. 16, at the Margaret Egan Center, 35 Matthew Street, 6 to 7 p.m. Parent meeting starts at 6 p.m.

Registration fee is $30, checks payable to GSOFCT.

Adults can join too as volunteers. Contact Anita M. Silvestro at or [203] 239-2922 Ext. 3334.

Zumba Sign Up event: Monday, Sept. 28, at St. Mary’s School Gym, 70 Gulf Street, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Parent meeting starts at 7 p.m. Four-week program for kindergarteners and first graders Oct. 1, 8, 15 and 22. For information call Grace Joseph at 203-631-1111 or

For information contact Karen Fogler at 203-876-8535 or

Crafters wanted

Saint Ann Parish is accepting applications for the juried craft show that is part of its Dec. 5 Christmas Fair. Once known as the Christmas Spectacular, this holiday event will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Parish Center, 499 Naugatuck Avenue.

The main hall will be the setting for the juried craft show, part of this popular one-day Christmas fair that also features strolling carolers, an auction, a tag sale and a holiday bake shop. New this year is a space outside the main hall for non-juried vendors/direct sales consultants.

Fee for an 8’ exhibit space with two chairs is $35. Crafters must submit two photos of their work with their application.

For further information or to obtain a contract, call or e-mail MaryJo, 203-882-0695, or Vendor information and guidelines are also available on the parish website:

Bible study

A non-denominational Bible study for women of all ages, and children from birth to grade 5 will  take place at Grace Baptist Church, 400 Burnt Plains Road, on Tuesdays from 9:15-11:15 a.m. Study will focus on the gospel of Matthew and starts Sept. 15.

For questions, or to enroll, contact one of the following, or go to

Dottie Dodd –Teaching Director – , 203-283-3622; Karen Murray – Children’s Director –, 203-874-8513, or Andie Angelini – Registrations –, 419-215-4852.

Crafters sought

Platt Technical High School seeks crafters and food truck vendors for its annual Fall Festival and Car Cruise Fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 600 Orange Avenue in Milford. Vendor fee is $50, spaces are limited. All makes, models and car clubs welcome. Trophies will be awarded. Public admission free. All proceeds benefit student activities and scholarships.

For more information email:

Bottle drive planned

Jonathan Law Marching Band & Color Guard will hold a can and bottle drive on the third Saturday of every month, from 9 to 11 a.m. in the Jonathan Law parking lot.

Families Anonymous meets

Families Anonymous is a free, self-help, 12-step support group for adults concerned about the drug, alcohol or related behavioral problems of a relative or friend. The group meets Tuesdays from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church Hall, 283 Bridgeport Ave. Milford. No registration is required. Call Judy D. at 203-283-3867 or Charlene at 203-878-0669 or email

Bereavement group

The St. Mary Bereavement Support Group begins another New Day 10 week program Thursdays beginning Sept. 24, 1-3 p.m. St. Mary’s Church Hall at 70 Gulf Street. Anyone coping with the loss of a loved one, whether recent or years ago, is welcome. For more information or to register call Ellen, 203-283-1934, Margaret, 203-874-2376, or Carol 1-845-239-2007.  A $10 fee is required for the New Day Journal.