Saturday, Sept. 8
Bottle and can drive fundraiser — The Trumbull High School Golden Eagles Marching Band (THSGEMB), holds a redeemables drive the first Saturday of every month in front of Trumbull High School. Proceeds support the THSGEMB. Drop-off your bottles and cans and help support the marching band.
Tuesday, Sept. 11
Nichols Garden Club meeting — The Nichols Garden Club’s first meeting of the 2018-2019 season will be held at the Nichols Improvement Association Starkweather House, 1773 Huntington Tpke., Trumbull. Members will gather to share refreshments and catch up after the summer break. They will also bring perennial flowers, dug from their gardens, to exchange during the meeting. On the agenda is a recap of this year’s Secret Garden Tour which featured five beautiful and diverse local gardens, and a discussion of programs and events for the upcoming year. The meeting is open to anyone interested in learning more about the Nichols Garden Club. Interested persons can contact the club at email@example.com, or call 203-590-2232 for more information.
Saturday, Sept. 15
Shred day — Boy Scout Troop 65 is hosting a fundraising shred day at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 5995 Main St., from 9 a.m.-noon. Shred your important papers and help raise funds for Troop 65. It is $10 a box (8 ½” x 11”, 20 pound copier paper box). All shredding is provided by Winters Bros. Water Systems. Any questions or for more information, email Troop 65 Committee member Jennifer Kane at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apple Run/Walk/Kids Fun Run — St. Catherine of Siena School (SCSS), will be conducting its inaugural Apple Run/Walk 5K/Candy Apple Kids Fun Run, at 200 Shelton Road in the historic Nichols area of Trumbull. Designed for the whole family. Register online at runsignup.com/Race/CT/Trumbull/AppleRunWalkCandyAppleKidsRun.
Sunday, Sept. 16
Trumbull Arts Festival — The 40th annual Trumbull Arts Festival takes place from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., on the Historic Town Hall Green, 5866 Main St., Trumbull, rain or shine; free admission. The festival features more than 30 juried crafters, 20 fine artists, authors, community booths, food trucks and vendors, and a Children’s Creative Center. Entertainment begins at 11:30 a.m., by Trumbull’s own Smile Awhile, featuring songs from Broadway and the movies. At 1 p.m., The Red Hots take the stage, followed by a performance by Fairfield Center Stage at 2:15 p.m., highlighting music from their new season. 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@example.com.