Festival of Trees is Nov. 22-23 at Shelton's Wesley Village

The annual Team Festival of Trees and Wesley Village Craft Fair is 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 22-23, at Wesley Village in Shelton. The event benefits volunteer caregivers at TEAM Inc. and recreational programs for seniors at Wesley Village.

The festival at 580 Long Hill Ave. includes activities and more for the whole family, including the viewing of decorated themed trees and wreaths donated by area businesses, organizations and individuals.

Buy raffle tickets to win trees

Participants may buy raffle tickets for the chance to win any of the donated trees. All drawings will be held on Sunday at the close of the event. Winners do not need to be present.

The event also features a holiday craft fair, with more than 50 vendors offering a variety of gifts and handmade crafts.

A local photographer will take photos with Santa from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on both days. Also on Saturday and Sunday, there will be a holiday bake sale as well as refreshments available in the Crosby Commons Café.

About parking

Parking and shuttle service will be available at Long Hill Elementary School, with handicapped parking available at Wesley Village. For more information, contact Silvia Paytas at 203-736-5420, ext. 202.

For more information on TEAM Inc., go to www.teaminc.org.

For more information on Wesley Village, go to www.wesleyvillage-ct.org.