Upcoming religious events
Spaghetti supper and free concert
The final installment of the 2015-2016 spaghetti supper/concert series is set for Trumbull's Long Hill United Methodist Church, 6358 Main St. (Route 111), on Saturday, May 21. It begins with their spaghetti supper including salad, beverage and dessert, at 5:30 p.m. This month's free concert will present Frank Mastrone, a veteran of numerous Broadway and off-Broadway shows. For information, call 203-954-9691.The dinner/concert series will return in September.
Drew University’s select chamber choir, Drew Chorale, is about to start a five-state tour.
Fourteen women and 11 men comprise the chorale, including undergraduate students and a high school choral teacher. Its director is Jason Bishop, assistant professor of music and director of Choral and Vocal Studies at Drew. It will be held on Saturday, May 21 at St. Theresa Church, 5301 Main St., Trumbull, during 4:30 p.m. Vigil Mass and at 5:30 p.m.
Father-daughter dinner dance
Nichols United Methodist Church will be hosting An Evening to Remember, a father-daughter dinner dance, on Saturday, June 11, from 5-9:30 p.m. This semi-formal event is for fathers and unmarried daughters of all ages. “Spiritual Fathers” are also invited to bring “Spiritual Daughters.” Evening includes catered dinner from Marissa’s Restaurant (choice of prime rib or chicken cutlet), DJ by Dougie Jam Productions and a 5” x 7” photo by JC Carley Photography. Contact email@example.com or 203-943-4078 for tickets. $40 per person.
Vacation Bible Camp
St. Theresa's Church on Main Street will once again be holding their Vacation Bible Camp from June 27 through July 1, 8:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Children from pre-k through grade 5 are encouraged to register. You do not need to be a parishioner to have your children participate. Cost is $35/child; $25/each additional child. Our theme is The Holy Eucharist. For more information, contact Rose Talbot-Babey at 203-261-4706 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vacation Bible School
Christ Redeemer Lutheran Church, 2975 Nichols Road, across the street from City Line Florist, invites children of the community to its Camp Kilimanjaro—An Epic Expedition Through Proverbs Vacation Bible School which will meet daily, Monday, Aug. 1-Friday, Aug. 5 from 9:30 a.m.-noon. Children ages 3 through entering 6th grade will explore godly wisdom and how to distinguish between godly and foolish choices. In addition to activities involving a safari theme; there will be Bible stories, uplifting music, indoor and outdoor games, fun crafts and snacks. To register go online at christisourcornerstone.org or call 203-378-1270.
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.
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 trinitynichols.org.