Religious news and upcoming events
Trumbull Interfaith Council meeting
On Wednesday, Sept. 7, at 7:30 p.m., the Trumbull Interfaith Council meeting will be at Unity Hill United Church of Christ, 364 White Plains Road, Trumbull. Plans will be finalized for the Wednesday, Sept. 28, Clergy and Laity Supper at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Trumbull, and the annual Thanksgiving Service being held on Monday, Nov. 21, at Christ the King Church, Trumbull.
Church school and registration Sunday
Sunday, Sept. 11, is Church School registration and first day of class at 9 a.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 1734 Huntington Tpke. (Nichols). Rector, Rev. Paul J. Carling. Hours: 9 a.m. Holy Eucharist and Church School. For more information, call 375-1503 or visit trinitynichols.org.
Family Pasta Night
Family Pasta Night will be held at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 5995 Main St., Trumbull, just north of Trumbull Town Hall, on Saturday, Sept. 10, serving from 5:30-7 p.m. The menu will consist of pasta w/ marinara sauce, meatballs, garlic bread, salad bar, dessert, soft drink beverages. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12, and children under 5 are free (maximum cost of $30 per family). Tickets can be purchased at the door. Come and join us for this fun and filling fellowship event. If you have any questions, contact Lorraine Finch at firstname.lastname@example.org or 203-268-3547.
Armenian Picnic Festival
The Armenian Church of the Holy Ascension will hold its annual Armenian Picnic Festival on Sunday, Sept. 11, from noon-4 p.m., at 1460 Huntington Turnpike, in Trumbull, rain or shine.
Enjoy lamb and chicken shish kebab dinners, Armenian desserts, and more. Kids can enjoy Frizzle the clown who will do face painting and create balloon sculptures for free. Dance to today’s Armenian music as well as traditional favorites.
Armenian Church of the Holy Ascension is on Facebook. For more information contact Kit Kaolian at email@example.com.
Trip to Pez Candy Factory
On Thursday, Sept. 15, the Women's Fellowship of Unity Hill United Church of Christ, 364 White Plains Road, Trumbull will be taking a tour of the Pez Candy Factory in Orange. Cost is $4 per person. Car pool from church at 12:30 p.m. Tour at 1 p.m. Reservations can be made by calling the church at 203-375-1284.
Christ Church Tashua Apple Festival
Save the date — Saturday, Sept. 24,from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. or Sunday, Sept. 25, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Christ Church Tashua, located at 5170 Madison Ave., Trumbull announced its 40 annual Apple Festival. This is a two-day event to feature homemade pies, gourmet quiches and baked goods, a variety of arts and crafts from local and outofstate artisans, locally grown apples, cider, pumpkins, gourds, cornstalks, and colorful mums and other fall plants, raffle prizes, entertainment, local non-profits and more. Vendors will display a variety of original wares, including clothing, jewelry, pottery, home décor items, gourmet food products, and more. There will be fun for the kids including bounce houses, face painting, fun carnival games and crafts. Visit the church website for times of event activities: christchurchtashua.com. Anyone interested to be a vendor may contact Jody at firstname.lastname@example.org Virginia at email@example.com.
Bereavement support group
Are you grieving the loss of a loved one? A series of 10 consecutive weekly meetings will begin on Thursday, Sept. 29, from 4-5:30 p.m., at St. Stephen’s Church in Trumbull. For those interested in attending, call St. Stephen’s Parish Office at 203-268-6217 for further information and to register.
Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 1734 Huntington Tpke. (Nichols). Rector, Rev. Paul J. Carling. Hours: 9 a.m. Holy Eucharist and Church School. For more information, call 375-1503 or visit trinitynichols.org. Sunday, Sept. 11, is Church School registration and first day of class at 9 a.m.