News Briefs: Fairfield LWV debate set, Barbara Pierce Bush to speak at STAR luncheon
Fairfield LWV debate set
FAIRFIELD — The Fairfield League of Women Voters hosts its annual Candidates Night, featuring town candidates for state legislative office and for judge of probate, on Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. in the Board of Education Room, Riverview Park, 501 Kings Highway E.
The event begins with an introduction of the judge candidates. State representative candidates will be paired by district, and each pair will be asked three questions and end with a closing statement. The state Senate candidates will follow.
Jean Rabinow, state LWV director of outreach and past president of the League of Women Voters of the Bridgeport Area, is moderator. Members of the public can listen to the candidates, and ask questions.
Barbara Pierce Bush to speak at STAR luncheon
DARIEN — Barbara Pierce Bush will be the guest speaker at STAR’s seventh annual Speakers Luncheon on April 4 at the Woodway Country Club in Darien in support of local people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Tickets are $95; VIP tickets that include a champagne meet-and-greet are $150. A table of up to 12 people is $1,500. For tickets or to sponsor the event, visit starct.org or contact Peter Saverine at firstname.lastname@example.org.