The Trumbull Historical Society, 1856 Huntington Tpke., invites children ages seven and up, to learn about a unique and important figure in our town’s history. The program is History for Children,  Nero Hawley, Trumbull’s Revolutionary War Hero, will be held on Saturday, April 20, at 2 p.m.

Students will learn about Nero Hawley’s life as he went from a slave to a solider in Washington’s army, to a free man. There will be crafts that will help you learn more about Hawley’s life

Cost is $5 for members; $10 for non-members. Email Trumbullhistory@gmail.com to register. For more information, call 377-6620.