A seminar on care-giving will be held at the Orchard House, 421 Shore Drive, from 10:00am to noon or at 5:30 - 7:30pm (repeated). The cost is $25 per class. Register on line at:www.borrowmyglasses.com or call 203-318-8100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Borrow My Glasses helps caregivers to develop strategies, uncover resources, think through options, coordinate efforts, and borrow each others' glasses to gain perspective and share responsibilities and decision-making. Borrow My Glasses helps organizations with program development, professional training, consultation and grant writing.
The East Shore District Health Department will hold a Flu Clinic at 2pm at Branford Town Hall. They accept most insurance including: Anthem BC/BS, Connecticare, Medi-Blue, Medicare Part B and Cigna. The cost of vaccine for those not covered by insurance is $25. Children younger than 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent. Flu vaccinations will also be available every Thursday as a drop in during November or by appointment at other times at the Health Department during October, November, December and January. Call 203-481-4233 to schedule your vaccination or for questions.
Join Vegan Chefs Mark Shadle & Ami Beach of G-Zen Restaurant at the Blackstone Library at 6:30pm for a discussion on the benefits of a plant-based diet, raw foods, juicing, and organic cuisine. They’ll demonstrate how to make some fabulous recipes, and will share suggestions for exploring this way of eating (and living). Ami will also be talking about her newly published book called Total Body Reboot - a plant-based home cleansing program & lifestyle book.
The Shellfish Commission who meets today at 5pm at the Canoe Brook Senior Center
The Water Pollution Control Authority who meets at 7pm at Canoe Brook.
What's the Weather?According to The National Weather Service website, (which by the way is closed due to the government shut down) the weather today in Branford is expected to be a mix of clouds and sun, high of 68 degrees, low of 46. There's a slight chance of rain.
In Case You Missed ItSometimes life gets in the way of checking out the latest great local stories so in case you missed it, here's a recap:
- A Branford Man has been Arrrested in the Fatal Accident of His Wife
- Things Parents Should Know About the Silk Road Bust
- What You Can And Cannot Do During A Government Shutdown
- Violations Found in 20 Home Day Care Facilities
- Branford Man Arrested for Alleged Stalking a Former Date
- A Sound Choice Celebrates 15 Years in Business
- Not the same old stuff! Different and tasty Back To School breakfast ideas for your kids
- Polished Boutique to Celebrate One Year in Business!