Club News

AARP — AARP Chapter 3240 will meet Tuesday, March 18 at the Shelton Senior Center, 81 Wheeler Street, at 1:30 p.m. A representative from the United Illuminating Co. will speak about billing and cost savings. Refreshments served and guests invited. Call Jim Kelly at 203-925-1200 or visit

Garden Club — The Milford Garden Club will meet March 11 and the program will feature Deborah Kent, owner of Design/Install/Maintain. She will give a power point demonstration on designing with great plants, showing step by step how to's used by professional designers. The focus will be on low maintenance trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals and many natives. In addition three members of the club will create individual Stretch Designs based on the rules in the Flower Show Handbook.

The program begins at 1 p.m. and there will be a $5 guest fee. Contact Marge MacKendrick at 203-874-7480. Potential members are welcome.

Executive Women — The Network of Executive Women's monthly luncheon meeting will be Tuesday, March 4, at noon at Aldario's Restaurant, 240 Naugatuck Avenue. To register, visit The cost of the luncheon is $17 for members, $22 for guests, and $5 for anyone who attends the meeting only.

Royal and Select Masons — Adam Sattig Council #35 Royal and Select Masters will meet Tuesday, March 4, at 7:30 p.m., in the Masonic Lodge Hall, 59 Broad Street, under the direction of Thrice Illustrious Master Stephen T. Hill.

There will be a dinner served at 6:30 p.m. in the banquet hall for those members who make reservations with the recorder. A special program will be presented.

All Members of Adam Sattig Council are urged to attend. Visiting Royal and Select Masters are welcome.

For information contact the recorder at 203-877-4977.

Retired women — The Retired Women's Club of Milford will hold a general meeting on March 18 at 1:45 p.m. at the Milford Senior Center. There will be a speaker. New members are welcome.

Retired women — Women Redefining Retirement will meet on Monday, March 10, at 7 p.m. at Golden Hill Health Care Center on Bridgeport Avenue. There will be a presentation of Qigong (a Chinese form of meditation) by Hedwigge Kuepper. The Action Committee will be collecting new toiletries for women veterans. Always welcome are socks and food for the needy.

Post 7788 Ladies — The Devon Post 7788 Ladies Auxiliary meets the second Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. at the VFW upstairs hall, 422 Naugatuck Ave., in Devon. For information call Joan 203-877-0584.

Divorce support — Divorce Support Group meets Thursdays, 7-8:15 p.m. at The Family Room, 31 Cherry St. This group will discuss the emotional process of divorce as well as successful strategies to navigate this difficult time.

Epilepsy Foundation — The Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut hosts a support group for “Adults Living with Epilepsy” the second Monday of every month, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Milford Hospital.

MS Support — The Milford MS Support Group meets at Milford Hospital located at 300 Seaside Ave. at 1:30 p.m. on the second Saturday of each month. For more information, contact Debbie at (203) 878-6661 or John at (203) 874-1225.