Saturday, Dec. 8
Can and Bottle Drive — The Trumbull High School Golden Eagles Marching Band (THSGEMB), holds a redeemables drive the second Saturday of every month. Proceeds support the THSGEMB. The next redeemable drive will take place on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., in front of Trumbull High School. Drop-off your bottles and cans and help support the marching band.
Saturday, Dec. 8-Sunday, Dec. 9
Holiday Boutique and plant sale — The Students and Friends of the Farm, 536 Daniels Farm Road, will hold their Holiday Boutique and plant sale on Saturday, Dec. 8 and Sunday, Dec. 9, from 10 a.m-3 p.m. There will be up to 20 artisans, hand-crafters and vendors. The Agriscience students will be there selling a variety of items from handmade soaps, fresh milk, and handmade signs. Wreaths, cyclamen, poinsettias and Christmas cactus will be available for purchase on site. Special order arrangements will also be available.
Through Sunday, Dec. 9
Holiday Shop — The Holiday Shop at Trumbull High School’s Agriscience and Biotechnology Center, 536 Daniels Farm Road in Trumbull, opens on Wednesday, Dec. 5,-Sunday, Dec. 9. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. There will also be a Craft & Holiday Boutique on Dec. 8 and 9. The sale features wreaths, poinsettias, and other plants. Most items are grown or made by the students. For more information, call 452-4200.
Through Sunday, Dec. 16
Christmas tree fundraising event — The Trumbull Diamond Club’s annual Christmas tree fundraiser will take place on Saturdays and Sundays, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., from Saturday, Nov. 24 through Sunday, Dec. 16. This is their largest fundraising effort of the year. Student athletes, as well as parents and coaches, volunteer their time to support this effort. Trees are received directly from Canada and pets are always welcome. The event takes place at the Trumbull High School/Agriscience School field at the corner of Daniels Farm and Strobel Roads.
Sock collection — Trumbull Community Women has announced that once again they will be collecting new socks at their Giving Tree project at the Trumbull Library, 33 Quality St. As with their previous Giving Tree collections, the beneficiary of the sock collection will be the Bridgeport Rescue Mission.
Wednesday, April 3
Upcoming trip — The following trip is sponsored by St. Theresa Senior Club. Bus leaves from St. Theresa Church, 5301 Main St., in Trumbull. All are welcome. For reservations, call Kathy Alaimo at 203-268-8256. Westchester Broadway Theatre, Newsies. A $25 deposit upon reservation and balance by Feb. 22. Price $107.
Tuesday-Thursday, June 25-27
Upcoming trip — The following trip is sponsored by St. Theresa Senior Club. Bus leaves from St. Theresa Church, 5301 Main St., in Trumbull. All are welcome. For reservations, call Kathy Alaimo at 203-268-8256. The Fabulous Finger Lakes, Canandaigua, N.Y. Deluxe motorcoach, two nights at Ramada Plaza Hotel, five meals, sightseeing includes cruise on Erie Canal, Corning Museum of Glass and more sightseeing trips. Price $561 double, and $691 single. Deposit $200 by April 2, and balance by May 7. Insurance available. Trip flier upon request.
Trumbull Animal Group seeking new members — The Trumbull Animal Group (TAG), is looking for new members. To become a member, send a check for $20 to Trumbull Animal Group, P.O. Box 110090, Trumbull, CT 06611. TAG will be holding a new volunteer orientation every third Saturday and for anyone who wants to become a dog walker. Meet at 10:30 a.m., at the Trumbull Animal Shelter, 324 Church Hill Road. For any questions or more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Donations needed for animal shelter — Trumbull Animal Shelter, 324 Church Hill Road is in need of the following: Clay litter, rawhide chews, canned cat or canned dog food (any kind) and dog toys for strong chewers (for example, Kongs). Although it is appreciated, soft toys with squeakers and stuffing are discouraged, since the animals can tear them out and get sick. For other items, call the shelter at 203-452-5088 or visit Trumbull Animal Group (TAG) on Amazon.com. Click on Wish List and search for Trumbull Animal Group.