Nichols Improvement Association holds membership drive

All residents of Nichols should have received a letter in the mail by now with an update on 2018 activities and events. With more than 529 members last year and generous contributions, the Nichols Improvement Association (NIA) was able to make significant improvements to Starkweather House and maintain/enhance the 42 acres of property as part of the gateway to Nichols. … read more

‘Gardening with Nature’ presentation

The Nichols Garden Club meeting will take place at 7 p.m., on Tuesday, March 12. Renee Marsh, a certified advanced master gardener, will present Gardening with Nature, which will cover simple techniques for building healthy soil, choosing plants that will thrive in your garden, and managing insects, pests, and diseases without chemicals. The presentation will be held at the Nichols … read more

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