Terrarium Workshop and Halloween parade upcoming events

The following events will take place at the Nichols Improvement Association (NIA) Starkweather House, 1773 Huntington Tpke., Trumbull. On Sunday, Oct. 21, the Nichols Improvement Association and the Nichols Garden Club will co-sponsor a Terrarium Workshop from 1-3 p.m., at Starkweather House. Space is limited and participants must register online at niatrumbull.org/nia-store. Class is open to both members and non-members. … read more

Project Precious Rescue tag sale to benefit animal rescue

The Bunny Fountain, a landmark of the Nichols area, has a long history that dates back to 1895. It has been cared for and preserved by the Nichols Improvement Association. It was announced this week that the NIA green be home to the Trumbull Farmers Market. For more information on NIA visit NIATrumbull.org. — Joshua Fisher photo

The third annual Nichols Family Tag Sale to benefit Project Precious Rescue at the Nichols Improvement Association, (NIA), 1773 Huntington Tpke., will  take place on Saturday, Sept 22, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., (rain date Sept 23). Clean out your basement, get rid of the stuff that’s cluttering your garage, find a new home for those hand-me-downs, make some money and … read more

First meeting open to anyone interested in Nichols Garden Club

The Nichols Garden Club’s first meeting of the 2018-2019 season will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m., at the Nichols Improvement Association Starkweather House,  1773 Huntington Tpke., Trumbull. Members will gather to share refreshments and catch up after the summer break. They will also bring perennial flowers, dug from their gardens, to exchange during the meeting. On … read more

Nichols Garden Club speaker on common disease problems in the garden

The Bunny Fountain, a landmark of the Nichols area, has a long history that dates back to 1895. It has been cared for and preserved by the Nichols Improvement Association. It was announced this week that the NIA green be home to the Trumbull Farmers Market. For more information on NIA visit NIATrumbull.org. — Joshua Fisher photo

The Nichols Garden Club May meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 8, at 7 p.m., at the Nichols Improvement Association(NIA) Starkweather house, 1773 Huntington Tpke., in Trumbull. Dr. Yonghao Li, a plant pathologist in charge of the Plant Disease Information Office at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station will cover common disease problems in the garden and their control.    … read more