Terry Backer Dinner 2017

buy_tickets_button.pngThe Stratford Democratic Town Committee (SDTC) will honor Richard Brown, Anna Scala and Harold Watson at this year’s annual Terry Backer Dinner on Sunday, April 30, at 12:00 p.m. at the Blue Goose Restaurant in Stratford. The sit-down dinner costs $40.00/ person. Journal ads begin at $25.00.TerryBacker_(Mobile).jpg

2017 Honorees

Richard Brown -
Stratford Democratic Lifetime Achievement Award

Anna Scala -
Robert Galello Outstanding Service Award

Harold Watson -
Democrat of the Year


The Backer Dinner commemorates the life-long public service of long-time State Representative Terry Backer,a former Merchant Marine officer with the US Coast Guard, who worked also as an arborist and as a lobsterman prior to being elected to the Connecticut House of Representatives in 1993 from Stratford’s 121st Assembly District.  Backer held leadership roles as Vice Chairman of the Appropriations Committee, Chairman of the Energy and Technology Committee, Assistant Majority Leader and Assistant Majority Whip. Backer served in the statehouse until he passed away in December, 2015 after a long bout with cancer.


The event will be one of the premier ways for local residents to come out and hear from their elected representatives the latest news from Washington.  

Tickets and information about the journal for the dinner are available by visiting  http://www.stratforddemocrats.com/ or by calling either Ken Bishop at 203-378-2837 or Adam H. Brill at 203-727-7620.

Checks must be payable to Stratford Democratic Town Committee or S.D.T.C.  The Blue Goose is located at 326 Ferry Boulevard. 


Sit Down Dinner Banquet (includes choice of):
• Roast Sirloin of Beef au jus (Thin slices of tender beef with au jus)
• Chicken Parmigiana (Boneless chicken cutlet w/marinara sauce & cheese)
• Stuffed Filet of Sole (With crabmeat & lobster sauce)
• Golden Fried Bay Scallops (served with tartar sauce)

All Entrees Served With:
Home Made Bread & Butter
Fresh Garden Salad with House Dressing
Baked Potato, Vegetable Du Jour
Dessert Coffee or Tea

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