Club News

Kiwanis donation — The Yale New Haven Children's Hospital was recently presented with a $1,000 check from the Milford Kiwanis Club.

“Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital is a phenomenal community resource for patients, as well as their family and friends,” said Robert Aldrich, DVM, Milford Kiwanis Club Treasurer. “With its dedication, knowledge, enthusiasm and hope, patients are given the highest level of medicine, physically and mentally.”

Kiwanis holiday — The Milford Kiwanis Club Annual Holiday Party will be held on Dec. 7, from 6:30-11 p.m. at the Milford Yacht Club, 131 Trumbull Avenue. The theme will be “Keeping Milford Warm” and focus on raising funds for the Emergency Fuel Program. Admission is $50, and includes a full dinner, cash bar, live music and entertainment. For information, or to make a monetary donation, contact Kevin McGrath at 203-876-7289

Kiwanis plant orders — Order holiday plants and wreaths from the Annual Milford Kiwanis Poinsettia Sale. Cost per item is $20, colors available include red, white and pink. Free delivery will be available for all orders on Dec. 6 and 13. To place an order, visit

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.