• Time for By-laws review! Your input is requested and welcomed!

  • Please be advised that the Bylaws Committee will be meeting in November to review all submissions provided by general membership & committee chairs to the existing IHSM bylaws.

    Please take a moment to review the current bylaws posted on the IHSM website, which you can access from the By-Laws tab on the Contact page (tab along the top of the page that comes up when you log in, just below our logo). Bylaws link also available from the Welcome page.

    Email any concerns and/or recommendations no later than October 28 to parliamentarianihsm@gmail.com (this address link located on the Contact page).

    When sending the email, please be sure to include your full name along with the Article Name & Number you are referencing.

    Thank you,
    Hilary Schorsch
    IHSM Board Member – Parliamentarian

  • The News

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    THANKS TO ALL OF OUR FESTIVAL GUESTS

    Our Festival was very successful because of your support.

    Festival Committee wrap-up meeting will be Thursday, October 23rd at Margaret Egan Center at 7:00 pm. All committee chairs should come prepared with a report, with written copy for our records.

    THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR VOLUNTEERS
    Without your hard work and many hours our wonderful Festival would not be possible. GREAT JOB!!!

  • WORKERS NEEDED AT CLUBHOUSE AND RENTAL THIS WEEKEND (10/18 & 10/19) !!

  • Volunteers needed at new clubhouse and rental house. Still lots to be done! Patching walls, paint, minor carpentry, and other stuff. Saturday 3:00 pm on, Sunday 10:00. Thank you! See you there!

  • Milford Veteran’s Day Parade, Sunday, November 9th, step-off 2 pm

  • IHSM marchers needed- gather at Wasson Field at 1:15. Hopefully we will have the 36-38 people we need for our entire array of flags and banners, in honor of our veterans. Brian Murphy will be coordinating this event, with a sign up sheet at the 10/28 meeting . Anyone interested, but not attending the meeting, call Brian @ 203-338-1240 or email brytymrjg@yahoo.com to be added the list. It is helpful to know in advance how many will participate, so please RSVP to him.
    *Also note that the day before, Saturday, Nov. 8th, a “Salute to Veterans” will be held at Lismans Landing from 10am to 7pm. Items will be collected for people in need. Food Trucks, Beer Truck, Cornhole Tournament, Touch-a-Truck etc. Bands. Milford Veteran’s names will be read all day. The night will end with a fantastic fireworks show at 7pm. The Milford Elks will be having bands, food, etc starting at 4pm and continuing throughout the night. They will be collecting donations for the veterans. If you have time please stop by.

  • IHSM Happenings – Welcome to Fall…and more

  • DON’T FORGET TO CLICK ON Non-IHSM Events FOR ACTIVITIES NOT SPONSORED BY IHSM, BUT AVAILABLE LOCALLY! MONTHLY INVITATIONS FROM COMHALTAS ARE POSTED HERE AS WELL!

  • WELCOME TO FALL AND EXCITING TIMES AHEAD!

    MONDAY, OCT. 6th, 5-7 pm, Happy Hour at Alfa’s, 54 Naugatuck Avenue, Milford. Complimentary food (great pizza and wings), reasonable drinks, cozy fun atmosphere. Our last one there was great fun!

    FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10th, 12:30 pm, monthly luncheon, Aldario’s, 240 Naugatuck Ave, Milford. This month Maureen Moore will be the contact for reservations, needed by Wednesday 10/8. 203-877-1016, or email maureenmoore_2001@yahoo.com . Come and enjoy the good food and great company!

    ANNUAL FOOD COLLECTION: To all IHSM Members – We will be collecting non-perishable food items for the Milford Senior Center beginning at the September 30 General Meeting and also the October 28th Meeting. You can also contact me by email at Nancy 5426@sbcglobal.net to arrange for a pickup if you cannot make the meetings. All food will be delivered in early November. The food bank is open to all Milford residents. Please contact me if you have any questions. Thank you everyone for your generous support to this worthwhile cause.
    WAGON RIDE WITH SANTA, SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 30th Yes, it is only the first week of fall, but think about jingling sleigh bells for a minute! The farm where we do our Wagon Ride with Santa is only doing it one day this year, so we need to book it now! This event has become an annual IHSM tradition, and it is a charming family event, with the jolly old elf himself riding with us on the horse-drawn wagon ride, complete with sing-a-long. Excellent photo ops for your Christmas cards, too! Here’s the info: Sunday Nov 30 3:00 & 3:30 rides with Santa at Mapleview Farms, 603 Orange Center Road Orange CT. $5 per rider, infants 1 and under FREE. Reservations are required and payments due NOW!
    To reserve your spots, please contact Jenn Hussey , jenniferhussey71@yahoo.com, or 203-605- 7743. The farm is holding our spot temporarily, but cannot do so any longer without final count and payment!

    NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY AT THE CLUBHOUSE The Activities Committee voted to have a New Year’s party this year instead of a Christmas party, to usher in 2015 in our new home. Contract in place with the fabulous Kathy Thompson Band! Signup sheet to attend available at 9/30 meeting. Full details and pricing still in discussion, but price will be reasonable, and this will be a sellout! Announcement re: pricing, etc. will be in advance of October 28th meeting, and tickets will be available from then on, for those already signed up, and for others who wish to attend. Don’t miss out!