Shelton Community Briefs: Tree of Light Dec. 6
Shelton Tree of Light ceremony Dec. 6
Shelton’s 28th annual Tree of Light ceremony will be held on Thursday, Dec. 6, at Carey & Guarrera Real Estate, 59 Old Shelton Road, Shelton, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The ceremony honors the memory of departed family members and friends and is hosted by Visiting Nurse Services of Connecticut (VNS). All are invited to participate in the candle and tree lighting, memorial roll and a brief reception following the non-denominational ceremony.
For information on having a memorial light on the Shelton tree or submitting names for the memorial roll, contact Bernie Lynch of VNS at 203-366-3821.
AARP Christmas luncheon set
The Brownson Country Club in Shelton will host the Christmas luncheon for the AARP Chapter 3240 on Wednesday, Dec. 12, at 12:30 p.m. There will be door prizes,and guests are invited. Tickets are available by Dec. 5 at $25. To purchase tickets, contact Charley at 203-929-0379.
Christmas tree fundraiser event
The Trumbull Diamond Club’s annual Christmas tree fundraiser will take place on Saturdays and Sundays, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., through Sunday, Dec. 16.
This is their largest fundraising effort of the year. Student athletes, as well as parents and coaches, volunteer their time to support this effort. Trees are received directly from Canada and pets are always welcome.
The event takes place at the Trumbull High School/Agriscience School field at the corner of Daniels Farm and Strobel Roads.