Friday, Sept. 27, School picture day and BINGO: Doors open 6 p.m., game starts at 7. Parent volunteers needed for this event to run smoothly. Contact Ruth Fontilla soon (rjandruth@gmail.com or middlebrookelementary.com/mailtorjandruth@gmail.com so the proper paperwork can be filed out in time for the event.

Look for the Innisbrook Gift Wrap packets to come home with your kids this week. Innisbrook is one of our premier fundraisers featuring gift wrap and other holiday items. Sale ends Sept. 30.

Oct. 1, Father’s Club meeting, 7:15 p.m., Media Center.

Oct. 3, Chat with Pat, 9 a.m., Media Center. An informal discussion period with the school principal to learn about current issues in the school.

The Media Center at Middlebrook is looking for parent volunteers to help during the school year. If interested, contact Leslie Balzano, the Media Specialist, at balzanol@trumbullps.org.

Brownie Troop 35251 is organizing a “Bootie Blitz,” to collect gently used shoes of all sizes for the Bridgeport Rescue Mission. The children can put their contributions in the collection bin in the lobby. Bring in those shoes that you wore only once.

Calling all boys 1st-4th grades: Do you like to play sports, hang out with friends, go outdoors, hike in the woods, go camping? If you do, then Cub Scout Pack 468 is for you. Join Middlebrook Cub Scout Pack for a meeting and roller skating at Middlebrook School, Friday, Oct. 4, at 7 p.m.