Use of Fire Pits Banned by Stratford’s Fire Marshall!!!
Sunday head over to Shakespeare Park for the Shakespeare Market. There will be a live performance by Parker’s Tagent as well as food trucks, food vendors, and craft vendors. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Bring your bike to the Shakespeare Market for a Back to the Beach Bike ride sponsored by the Housatonic Greenway Bike Riders beginning at 10 a.m.
The Paradise Green Farmer’s Market Back Better Than Ever!! Special Labor Day Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Connecticut Grown and Made.
Sunday, September 4th and September 11th, from 12 p.m. until 3 p.m., the Stratford Historical Society, in conjunction with the Town of Stratford and the Connecticut Audubon Society, will be hosting a limited Historical Open House of the Stratford Point lighthouse property. A slideshow presentation will be available of the interior of the lighthouse and an historical walking tour will be offered of Stratford Point. Three program times slots are available at 12 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3.p.m. Advance registration is required through the Stratford Recreation Department. Tour size is limited to 25 individuals per time slot.
Monday, September 5th is the last day for free tours and admission to Judson House for all children (and an adult). Tuesdays and Fridays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Stratford Historical Society weekly Wednesday Candlelight Historical Walks are presently completely booked. To be put on the waiting list go to the Stratford Recreations Department or Judson House web site: http://www.stratfordhistoricalsociety.org/
CARE Zoom Meeting Wednesday, September 7th – Welcome Back to School. There will be a discussion on issues directly related to Stratford schools and our community. Guest speakers Lt Curtis Eller – SPD, Yvonne Temple – SBOE Supervisor DEI, and Michael Fiorello – SBOE SHS ELA teacher and SEA President. C.A.R.E. is a citizen coalition sponsored by the Office of Mayor Laura R. Hoydick in cooperation with the Stratford Partnership for Youth & Families, Stratford Clergy Association, The Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport, Inc. and The Stratford Library Association. For more information, visit their web site at www.stratfordcare.com.
Teen Tiny Art Show presently on display at the Stratford Library. According to Senior Service Specialist Teresa Neville, teens were invited to flex their artistic skills on the smallest canvas ever by creating a tiny work-of-art in their own style based on the theme: “Summer”. Art supplies were provided by the Library. The “Teen Tiny Art Show” is currently on display in the Teen Department throughout the summer.