Calendar: From Thursday through Sunday in Shelton
Thursday, March 13
Shakespeare in the Bar — “Macbeth” will be performed at Porky’s Cafe, 50 Center Street. Meet and greet at 5:30; performance at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person. Performed by the Valley Shakespeare Festival.
St. Patrick’s Day Dinner — Shelton Democratic Town Committee hosts from 5:30-7 p.m. at Liquid Lunch, Scinto Corporate Towers, 6 Research Drive. There will be a traditional corned beef and cabbage dinner. The cost is $30, including coffee and soft drinks. BYOB. The cost is $5 per child for hot dogs.
Reservations: David Gioiello at 203-926-0712.
Friday, March 14
Annual fish fry — First United Methodist Church Lenten fish fry dinners, Friday nights, through April 11, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Menu is baked or fried fish, choice of potato, pasta, homemade coleslaw, dessert and beverage. Cost: $15 for adults, $13 for seniors (60 and older) and $5 for children 12 and under. No reservations needed. Dine in or take out. The church is at 188 Rocky Rest Road. Proceeds will support the church’s ministries and missions. Details: 203-929-3537 or www.umcshelton.org.
Lenten fish fry — St. Joseph School in Shelton hosts dinners through April 11. The weekly meals, open to the public, take place from 4:30-7:30 p.m. in the lower level hall of St. Joseph Church, 50 Fairmont Place. A variety of food is offered and no reservations needed. Dine in or take out. Proceeds will support the parochial school. Details: 203-924-4669 or www.stjoesschoolshelton.org.
Sunday, March 16
Corned beef dinner — The Huntington Congregational Church-UCC Women’s Fellowship Group, 19 Church Street, hosts a corned beef and cabbage dinner at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults; $7 and $4 for children. Hot dog dinners are available. For dinner reservations and tickets call the church office at 203-929-1223. Proceeds to benefit the Church’s ministries and mission projects.
Monday, March 17
Bridgeport Art League — Meets at 11:45 a.m. for coffee and dessert at St. Paul’s Episcopal Parish Center, 25 Church Street. Demonstration by artist Kathleen Scranton, who will use an encaustic technique developed by the ancient Greeks. Free. Open to the public.