New Canaan police

to host Coffee with a Cop

NEW CANAAN — Cops in New Canaan are serving up some coffee and some conversation at the department’s first Coffee with a Cop this month.

Officers will mingle with members of the community on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at Silvermine Market, 1032 Silvermine Road.

“The mission (is to) break down barriers between police officers and the citizens they serve,” New Canaan police said.

St. Luke’s to host

college info session

NEW CANAAN — The St. Luke’s Athletic Department has announced it will host a College Athletic Recruiting Information Night on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Fireplace Commons.

Mike West, St. Luke’s athletic director, encourages anyone hoping to play sports in college to attend.

“While the process differs for everyone based on talent, pursuits and sport, there are steps and preparation, as well as a mind-set that can benefit all students who have aspirations to play collegiate athletics,” West said. “

Boys lacrosse coach and former Dartmouth coach Andy Towers and girls lacrosse coach and former University of North Carolina player Caitlin Copelan will share their experiences and knowledge of the process and answer any questions parents or players may have.

A number of other St. Luke’s varsity coaches will be in attendance for informal conversations following the event.