Through Wednesday, Aug. 22
Artwork on display — Graphite drawings by Sandra Weiner, will be on display at Trumbull Town Hall, through Wednesday, Aug. 22. Weiner, a Trumbull resident of more than 30 years, began her art career after early retirement from a business career. Her drawings may be found in collections throughout the U.S. and abroad. Two of her drawings were featured in the book Strokes of Genius 8 published in 2016 by North Light Books. She will again be featured in Strokes of Genius 10 which will be published this November.
Wednesday, Aug. 22, Thursday, Aug. 23
Blood drives — The following American Red Cross Blood Drives are Wednesday, Aug. 22, Calvary Evangelical Free Church, 498 White Plains Road, Trumbull, 1-6 p.m.; Thursday, Aug. 23, Maefair HealthCare Center, 21 Maefair Court, Trumbull, 1:15-6:15 p.m. For appointments, call 1-800-733-2767.
Saturday, Sept. 15
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
Seeking artists — The Trumbull Arts Festival Committee is accepting applications from artists, craftpersons and authors for the 40th annual Trumbull Arts Festival to be held on Sunday, Sept. 16. The festival also features food, a children’s creative center and entertainment. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 203-452-5965 for an application.
Thursday, Sept. 20
Trumbull Historical Society tour — The Women's Fellowship of Unity Hill United Church of Christ will have a day trip to the Trumbull Historical Society, 1856 Huntington Tpke., Trumbull, meeting there at 1 p.m. for a tour. For reservations or information, contact the church office at 203-374-8822.
Saturday, Sept. 22
ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE!! Concert to benefit food pantries — Trinity Episcopal Church, 1734 Huntington Tpke., Trumbull, will be hosting a benefit concert in support of local area food pantries at 7 p.m. The concert will feature The Penny Lane Band (www.pennylaneband.net), one of Connecticut’s premier Beatles tribute bands. Come and enjoy a career spanning selection of your favorite Beatles hits as well as complimentary refreshments. Tickets are $15 (children under 10 are free) and can be reserved either in advance via email (email@example.com), by calling 203-878-7508, or purchased at the door the night of the show. Any and all non-perishable food donations will also be appreciated and accepted.
Saturday, Sept. 29
Fallen Heroes Memorial Tribute — The 14th annual Fallen Heroes Memorial Tribute will take place from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m., at Holiday Hill, in Prospect, personally remembering four Fallen Heroes, and recognizing two WWII living heroes. Free and open to the public. For more information visit ctfallenheroes.org, or call Mike at 203-218-2367.
Saturday, Oct. 20
Household Hazardous Waste Collection — The Town of Trumbull Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day is set for Saturday, Oct. 20, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at 307 Indian Ledge Park Drive, next to BMX Facility. This includes Trumbull, Monroe, and Easton residents. Must show CT driver’s license. For more information, contact Trumbull Public Works at 203-452-5070. Bring materials in original containers securely closed. Pack containers in sturdy upright boxes and pad with newspaper, if necessary. Never mix chemicals together. Never smoke or eat while handling hazardous materials. Leaking or broken containers must be contained. Do not leave vehicles unless instructed to do so. Must show CT driver’s license. Visit trumbull-ct.gov for items to bring/not to bring.
End of October
Donate school supplies — Trumbull Community Women are collecting school supplies; folders, markers, pencils, pens, notebooks, etc., for the area students in need. Supplies can be dropped off at the Giving Tree, located in the lobby of the Trumbull Library, 33 Quality St.
Thursday, Nov. 1
Upcoming show, Phantom — Westchester Broadway Theatre. Enjoy a matinee performance of Phantom. Enjoy a matinee performance. Show is a prequel to Phantom of the Opera. Story of how the Phantom became the tortured figure. Pre-show lunch and full scale musical production. Price $104. Sponsored by St. Theresa Senior Club. Bus leaves from St. Theresa Church, 5301 Main St., in Trumbull. For reservations, call Kathy at 203-268-8256.
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.