The Bridgeport Chapter of The Compassionate Friends will hold its meetings at the Sterling House Community Center, 2283 Main Street, every second Tuesday of each month, 6:45-8:45 p.m. Next meeting is Dec. 11 and will feature a special candle lighting ceremony. Guests may bring a photo of their child. Bring a canned good or nonperishable food item for Sterling House’s Food Pantry. The Bridgeport Chapter of The Compassionate Friends is a non-denominational support group for parents and grandparents who are grieving the loss of a child. Information: Laura, 203-380-2818.