Religious news and upcoming events

Mass on the Grass

Trinity Episcopal Church, 1734 Huntington Tpke., Trumbull will hold Mass on the Grass on Sunday, Aug. 21 at 9 a.m.; rain date Sunday, Aug. 28.

All are welcome, including children, for a Holy Eucharist, followed by brunch. Bring deck chair, a friend, and a bag of groceries for the hungry. Any questions, contact Sharon Buzzeo at, call 203-375-1503 or Rev. Paul Carling at

Craft festival

The Trumbull Summer Farewell Craft Festival will take place at Grace Episcopal Church (front lawn), 5958 Main St., in Trumbull on Saturday, Aug. 27, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, call 203-751-6267.

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.

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.

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.

Church hours

Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 1734 Huntington Tpke. (Nichols). Rector, Rev. Paul J. Carling. Summer hours: Through Sunday, Sept. 4; 9 a.m. service; Sunday, Sept. 11, resume services 8 and 10 a.m. For more information, call 375-1503 or visit