Milford Club News: March 8

Remember to bring in your challenge quilts not to exceed 100’’.  The guest speaker will be Carol Ann Waugh fiber artist and quilter, with a  lecture on “How did I get there from here.” The group will collect nonperishable food items for the Bridgeport Rescue Mission this month. All donations are appreciated.
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Eastern Star — Lucia Chapter #25 Order of the Eastern Star of Milford will hold a meeting on Thursday March 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Masonic Lodge Hall 59 Broad Street in Milford, under the direction of Worthy Matron Wendy Dubois Batterton.
This will be the annual meeting with reading of reports, election of officers, and installation of the new officers.
Refreshments will be served in the banquet hall after the meeting. For information call Worthy Matron Wendy Batterton at 203-668-8804.
Royal Arch Masons — Milford Chapter #49 Royal Arch Masons will hold a meeting on Tuesday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the Masonic Lodge Hall, 59 Broad Street in Milford under the direction of the High Priest Richard Korab.
Dinner will be served in the banquet hall at 6:30 p.m. for those who make reservations with the secretary.
At this meeting members will be discussing the future of the Chapter. If you are concerned about the future of the Milford Chapter come and express your thoughts.
For information call the secretary at 203-877-4977.
Redefining Retirement  — Women Redefining Retirement meet on Monday, March 9, at 7 p.m. at Golden Hill Health Care Center, 2028 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford.  Mathew Duman, photographer and graphic designer at Kof C headquarters in New Haven, will present a program about gargoyles that can be found carved into walls, arches, cornices and towers of Yale University buildings. The Action Committee will be collecting candy and small items for Easter baskets for Covenant of Care.
St. Mary Guild — Saint Mary Guild of Milford will meet Monday, March 10, at 7 p.m. in the Father Cronin Hall. All women of the parish are invited. Refreshments will be served. The program for the evening will be announced in the church bulletin.
Low vision — The Low Vision Support Group monthly meeting will be held at the Milford  Senior Center at 10:30 a.m. on March 9. For information call Eileen Torow at 203-878-8904.
Retired women — The Retired Women's  Club of Milford will hold a general meeting on March 17 at the Milford Senior Center at 1:30 p.m. Refreshments to follow the meeting.