Royal Arch Masons — Milford Chapter #49 Royal Arch Masons will hold a meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Masonic Lodge Hall, 59 Broad Street, under the direction of the High Priest Scott T. Sherrick. A beef stew dinner will be served in the banquet hall at 6:30 p.m. for members who make reservations with the secretary. Visiting Royal Arch Masons are welcome. For information call Bob Sherrick at 203-877-4977.

Masons — Ansantawae Masonic Lodge #89 A.F. &. A.M. will meet Friday, Jan. 17, at 7:45 p.m., in the Masonic Lodge Hall, 59 Broad Street under the direction of Worshipful Master John W. Hanson. The Entered Apprentice Degree will be conferred on a class of Candidates with J.W. Mike Nowlin presiding.

Refreshments will be served in the banquet hall after the meeting. For information call 203-877-4977

Garden Club — The Milford Garden Club welcomes men and women to its Tuesday, Jan. 14 meeting at the DAR Chapter House located at 55 Prospect Street in Milford. The program, starting at 1 p.m., will be a Power Point presentation of “Our Personal Tour of Provence,” highlighting private gardens, botanical gardens, terraced gardens and more. The club will recreate the journey of sight, scent and sounds of la belle France. There is a $5 fee for non-members. For more information, call 203-874-7470.

Eastern Star — LuciaChapter #25 Order of the Eastern Star will meet Thursday, Jan. 9 at 7:30 p.m., in the Masonic Lodge Hall, 59 Broad St., under the direction of the Worthy Matron Deborah Zaleha.

A special program will be presented. Refreshments will be served in the banquet hall after the meeting.

For information call Deborah Zaleha at 203-734-6008.

Women Redefining Retirement — Meeting will be Monday, Jan. 13, at 7 p.m. at Golden Hill Health Care Center on Bridgeport Avenue. There will be a skin care presentation. The Action Committee will be collecting gently used shoes to be distributed to the needy. Nonperishable food items for the hungry are always appreciated.

Cruise — The Milford Knights of Columbus is running a cruise Jan 11-20, from NYC to San Juan, St. Maarten, St. Thomas and Samana from $1,094 to $1,474. Price includes RT bus and drivers tip. Call John Benard 203-877-2737 for flier.

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.