Religious News

Spaghetti dinner and free concert at Long Hill United Methodist Church, 6358 Main Street (Route 111). Saturday, March 28, it’s the debut performance of Yale’s renowned co-ed group Red Hot and Blue. They hit all the notes from jazz to Broadway to the Beatles and beyond. Concert is at 7 p.m.

Concert follows our always popular spaghetti and meatball dinners.

For $12 it’s pasta, salad, bread, beverage and dessert, beginning at 5:30 p.m. sharp.

For more call 203-954-9691.

Throughout Lent

Trinity Episcopal Church, 1734 Huntington Tpke., (Nichols): Wednesdays throughout Lent, noon service of Holy Eucharist with Sacrament of Healing in Chapel.

Sunday services 8 and 10 a.m.; Church School 10 a.m.

Call 203-375-1503 for more information.

Easter for Kids program

The 22nd annual Easter for Kids program will be held at Christ Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2975 Nichols Ave., across the street from City Line Florist, on Saturday, March 28, from 1-4 p.m. Children of the community ages 4-11 are invited to enjoy an afternoon which includes an Easter egg hunt, crafts, recreation, singing, snacks and activities about the first Easter. The theme for the event is: “New Life!”

To register your child, call 203-378-1270 or go online at

Easter services and events

Trinity Episcopal Church, 1734 Huntington Tpke. (Nichols), will hold the following services and events:

Palm Sunday Services, 8 and 10 a.m.; church school 10 a.m.; Maundy Thursday, 7 p.m., worship; Good Friday, noon service with stations of the cross. Easter Sunday Services 8 and 10 a.m.; church school 10 a.m.; egg hunt after each service.

For more information, call 203-375-1503 or visit

‘Holy Love’ cantata

If you are looking for an emotional and inspirational way to remember Good Friday, April 3, come to Trumbull’s Long Hill United Methodist Church, 6358 Main St. (Route 111). The church has a history of special cantatas on Good Friday, and this year there’s a brand new one. A cantata is a narrated, musical service.

“Holy Love” will be performed by a 23 member choir, an 11 piece orchestra, and live narration. It is a moving musical journey to Calvary under the direction of Lynn Scully, the noted choir director at Long Hill The 45 minute performance will start at 7:30 p.m., at the church.

For information, call 203-954-9691.

Good Friday Trumbull Interfaith Ecumenical Service

Friday, April 3 at noon at Christ Episcopal Church, 5170 Madison Ave. The Rev. Robert Neville is host Pastor. Sponsored by Trumbull Interfaith Council. The offering will benefit the Pastoral Counseling Center of Trumbull.

TOPS, Taking Off Pounds Sensibly

TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) Trumbull Chapter meetings are held every Tuesday, 10 a.m., at the Trinity Episcopal Church, 1734 Huntington Tpke., next door to Fairchild Nichols Memorial Library. Call Jo-Ann Minishi 203-268-6282 for more information or just show. Annual membership fee is $32 and weekly dues are $2.