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Friday, December 2nd: The Friends of Boothe Memorial Park and Museum will present their second annual Boothe Homestead Christmas event, which runs through to Monday, December 5th. On Friday, December 2nd, there will be a preview party and silent auction from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The cost will be $15, or $25 per couple. It will include light refreshments. On Saturday December 3rd the tours will run from noon to 7 p.m.: Sunday December 4th from noon to 4 p.m., Monday, December 5th, 6:30 – 8 p.m.

Saturday, December 3rd the Great Rake: Sterling House Great Rake, the November Community Cares project, will have families, groups, and individuals raking leaves from yards and walkways for free. You must be 65 years or older. To register or find more information email Pam Robertson at probertson@sterlinghousecc.or

Saturday, December 3rd: Nativity Festival, at Christ Episcopal Church, 2000 Main Street, from from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nativity displays both new and old.

Sunday December 4th and Tuesday December 6th Coastal Mix Holiday Concert Stratford Community Concert Band: holiday concerts on Sunday December 4th at 1:00 at the Milford Senior Center and at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday December 6th at the Baldwin Center. The concerts are free.

Shakespeare Market on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Shop till you Drop for the holiday season.

Wednesday, December 7th CARES Zoom Meeting at 7 p.m. guest speaker is Yvonne Temple, Stratford Board of Education, Supervisor Diversity Equity & Inclusion, Curriculum & Instruction. To join Zoom meeting go to:
This month’s discussion is an Education Forum focusing on Parent Nation by Dr Dana Suskind. For more information on Parent Nation, please go to: .

Thursday, December 8th Fund Raiser for Stratford High School Music Department:
From 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at The Parlor – A pizza joint. Dine in or take-out.

Friday, December 9th, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 406 White Plains Road, Trumbull at 7:00 p.m. Coastal Mix Barbershop Chorus Annual Holiday Concert:
Hear Jim Farrell, Geralene Valentine, Marybeth Johnson, Steve Fians, & Jennifer Volturno under the direction of Director Christopher Hope to see you there!


Toys for Tots Drive: Stratford Non-Profits Step Up for Tots (and older)
Stratford Professional Fire Fighters, IAFF Local 998, will be collecting new unwrapped toys at each fire station, to support the Toys for Tots program. Donations are accepted at the locations listed below through December 21st:
Fire Headquarters (rear entrance): 2750 Main Street
Huntington Road Station #2: 1415 Huntington Road
Lordship Station #3: 21 Prospect Drive

Sterling House Community Center Community Christmas. Donate unwrapped toys gift cards, or adopt a family. Email

Are you a Military Veteran? or have a loved one who served our country during the holidays? Did your family save any letters or memorabilia? The Stratford Veterans Museum would like to display Christmas cards, letters, pictures and any communications between a veteran and family or friends during the Christmas season.We would like to create a display in our Museum during the month of December. All materials will be returned to you. Contact Bob Mastroni

Stratford YMCA and Bridgeport Islanders toiletry drive. All fans who donate are entered to win a Bridgeport Islanders puck and 4 tickets to a Bridgeport Islanders game of their choice.

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