Thursday, Aug. 31
Staying safe online presentation — Tips for staying safe online will be presented by the Trumbull Computers Users Group at 7 p.m., in the Trumbull Library, 33 Quality St. The presenter will cover computers, tablets and smartphones. The speaker, Bob Gostischa has been in the security related business for many years. The meeting is free and open to anyone concerned with how to stay safe while online. There will be a question and answer session at the start of the meeting.
Tuesday, Sept. 5
Summer concert — Last of the summer concerts - The Barons (Oldies), will perform at the Trumbull Town Hall gazebo at 7 p.m. In case of rain, concerts will be held on Thursday of that same week. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket to sit on.
Friday, Sept. 8 and Saturday, Sept. 9
Volunteers needed for Fall Festival — Volunteers are needed for the Trumbull Fall Festival. Volunteers ages 16+ are sought for a wide variety of opportunities. There are many three, four and five-hour shifts available starting at 4:30 p.m., on Friday and 11:30 a.m., on Saturday. Great opportunity for high school students seeking community service hours. Free admission to event before and after the volunteer shifts. For more information or to volunteer, call Dave Durand at 203-452-5060 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, Sept. 10
Trumbull Arts Festival — The 39th annual Trumbull Arts Festival takes place from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., on the Historic Town Hall Green, 5866 Main St., rain or shine; free admission. The Festival features more than 30 juried crafters, 20 fine artists, authors, community booths, food trucks and food vendors. Also, a Children’s Creative Center, face painting and a balloon artist. Entertainment begins at 11 a.m., by Brideau & Miller. At 11:30 a.m., singer Evelyn Sload takes the stage, followed by a performance by the Downtown Cabaret Theatre’s Children’s Company at noon. At 1 p.m., The Red Hots takes the stage, followed by a reprise performance by The DTC Company at 2:30 p.m. Closing out the entertainment will be the The Frank Porto Band at 3 p.m. For more information, call Emily Areson at the Arts office at 203-452-5065 or email email@example.com.
Authors sought — The Trumbull Arts Festival is inviting authors of all genre to share their works and sell their books to those attending the festival. Participants must supply their own table, canopy, etc. For more information, or to participate, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Arts Coordinator, Emily Areson at 203-452-5065.
Saturday, Sept. 23
Penny Lane Beatles tribute band returns — Trinity Episcopal Church, 1734 Huntington Tpke., in Trumbull, will be hosting a benefit concert in support of local food pantries/ministries on at 7:30 p.m. The concert will once again feature The Penny Lane Band, one of Connecticut’s premier Beatles tribute bands. The initial concert held in April was a virtual sell-out, and this time around, you will be able to request your favorite Beatles song(s) when you reserve your tickets.