Jingle Bell Run and Nichols tree lighting Saturday

Jingle Bell Run — The 27th annual Jingle Bell Run, a 5k road race through Nichols takes place on Saturday, Dec. 3, at 9:15 a.m. More race day information is available at www.niajinglebellrun.com.

Contact Fred Palmieiri at fpalmieri6134@earthlink.net to become a sponsor or to volunteer.

Christmas Tree lighting — The Christmas Tree Lighting on the Nichols Green is at 5 p.m. The Hillcrest Choraleers will sing carols on the steps of the Nichols United Methodist Church rotunda. Santa Claus will make an appearance at the end with the assistance of the Nichols Fire Department.

For more information, visit niatrumbull.org or the NIA Facebook page.

Any Nichols resident who had not joined in 2016 or who is new to Nichols, may become a member now good through 2017.