Upcoming religious events

Holiday concert and spaghetti supper

Nothing gets you into the Christmas spirit more than an evening of holiday music. On Saturday, Dec. 19, the monthly concert will be held at Trumbull's Long Hill United Methodist Church, 6358 Main St. There are several artists performing, including the renowned Long Hill United Methodist Choir. Also entertaining will be the Bridgeport Boy's Choir, along with other guest singers and musicians performing to get you into a holiday mood.

The concert starts at 7 o'clock in the church's decorated sanctuary. It will be preceded by the monthly spaghetti and meatball supper: Spaghetti, salad, bread, dessert and beverages for $11; $10 for seniors. Meatballs are 50¢ each. Dinner starts at 5:30 p.m., with doors opening at 5.

For information, call 203-954-9691.

Christmas worship services

Christ Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2975 Nichols Ave., (across the street from City Line Florist), invites the members of the community to its Christmas worship services. The Christmas Eve Candlelight Cantata Service at 7 p.m., is entitled "Let There Be Christmas." The choir sets the tone for joyful worship as the birth of the Savior is celebrated in word, song and proclamation. Traditional carols will be sung. Christmas festivities continue at the Christmas Day worship at 9:30 a.m., which includes traditional carols.

Call 203-378-1270 for additional information or visit our website at.

New Kids Club

Children in grades k-6 are invited to enroll in a new Wednesday-night Kids Club at Long Hill Baptist Church, 100 Middlebrook Ave., (near Middlebook Elementary School), from 7-8:30 p.m.  Each meeting will feature games, singing and a Bible study. There is no cost to attend.

Parents are invited to join an adult Bible Study, which also meets on Wednesday evenings at 7.

For more information, visit  or contact Pastor Hammond at 203-268-5104 or .

Church hours

Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 1734 Huntington Tpke. (Nichols). Rev. Ellen Kennedy. Sunday services are 8 and 10 a.m.; church school at 10 a.m.; Wednesday Bible Study at 10 a.m. For more information, call 375-1503 or visit

Duplicate Bridge

There’s a new game in town called Duplicate Bridge, held every Monday at 10:30 a.m., at Trinity Episcopal Church, 1734 Huntington Tpke., in Trumbull.

Open to the public. For more information, call Joan Martin at 203-929-2899.

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.