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OAKVILLE — The St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Women’s Ministry is seeking vendors for their annual bazaar, which will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, November 16 at the St. Mary Magdalen Gymnasium, 140 Buckingham St.

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WATERTOWN — The Rev. Shannon Rye Wall will present The Gospel of Mark at 2 p.m. Saturday, September 28, at the First Congregational Church of Watertown, 40 DeForest St. The event is hosted by the Women’s Fellowship of the church. Rev. Wall will present The Gospel of Mark from the beginning t…

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WOODBURY — New York City-based Inspire: A Choir for Unity will present “Don’t Shoot, Just Listen,” a choral concert commemorating all those lost to gun violence and seeking to inspire unity and peace.

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WATERTOWN — New Hope Church Church will host a Service at the Park event at 10 a.m. Sunday, September 22 at the gazebo at Veteran’s Memorial Park, 580 Nova Scotia Hill Rd,

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SOUTHBURY — B’nai Israel Religious School will host a Mazel Tots program from 11 a.m. to noon Sundays, beginning Sunday, September 22, at the Walzer Family Jewish Center, 444 Main St. North. 

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THOMASTON — St. Peter’s-Trinity Church will host a tag sale from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, September 20 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, September 21 at 160 Main St. 

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LITCHFIELD — The Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center will host a discussion on “The Divine Milieu” by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, September 21 at 229 East Litchfield Rd. 

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WOODBURY — The Community Events Ministry of Woodbury United Methodist Church will host a Family Magic Night from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, September 28, in Fellowship Hall, 4 Church St.

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LITCHFIELD — St. Michael’s-Litchfield will host the second LemonAID benefit in support of migrant children being held in detention camps from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, September 1 on the church’s front lawn at 25 South St., just off the Litchfield Green.

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ROXBURY — The Roxbury Congregational Church will host its old-fashioned beef barbecue from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, August 24, on the church grounds located at 24 Church St. The menu will include barbecued roast beef, carefully prepared and cooked to perfection, along with a baked potato, local…

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LITCHFIELD — A program entitled The Spirituality of Vulnerability: The Agony and Ecstasy of Henri Nouwen will be offered from 6 p.m. Friday, September 6 to 3 p.m. Saturday, September 7 at the Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center, 229 East Litchfield Rd.

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WATERBURY — The Friends of St. Anne Restoration Fund will host Franco-American chanteuse Josee Vachon for a performance in French, Spanish and English at 2 p.m. Sunday, September 8 at the Shrine of St. Anne Hall, 515 South Main St. Refreshments will be served and there will also be a raffle …

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LITCHFIELD — St. Michael’s church will host Lemon-AID in support of migrant children being held in detention camps at the border from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, August 18 and Sunday, September 1 at 25 South St.

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THOMASTON — The Eagle Rock Congregational Church will host its annual peach festival from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 24 at 110 Reynolds Bridge Rd.

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LITCHFIELD — The fundraising event, A Summer Evening at Montfort House, to benefit the Shrine of Lourdes, will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, August 17 on the terrace and grounds of the Montfort House, 83 Montfort Rd.

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WATERTOWN — The Watertown United Methodist Church will host an Outback Steakhouse Dinner on Saturday, July 13 at the church at 305 Main St., at the intersection of Routes 6 and 63. 

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LITCHFIELD — The Shrine of Lourdes will host Fr. Richard Schebera as he gives three talks titled Searching the New Testament, from 7 to 8:15 p.m. on Thursdays, July 11, July 18 and July 25 at 50 Montfort Rd.

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WOODBURY — St. Paul’s Church will host a Barn Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily, Friday, July 12 through Sunday, July 14 at the church rectory, 317 Main St. South.

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LITCHFIELD – Rabbi Rami Shapiro, Ph.D., will present the program Living A Surrendered Life from 6 p.m. Friday, July 19 to Sunday, July 21 at Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center. 

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LITCHFIELD — Rabbi Rami Shapiro, Ph.D., will present the program Living a Surrendered Life from 6 p.m. Friday, July 19 to Sunday, July 21 at Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center. 

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WATERBURY — The St. Anne’s Restoration Fund Committee is taking part in LaBonne’s Markets’ Cash for Charities Rebate Program.

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THOMASTON — Covenant Church of Thomaston invites children to Roar VBS: Life is Wild, God is Good Bible Study Camp from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, June 24 to Friday, June 28.

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THOMASTON — The Eagle Rock Congregational Church annual Strawberry Festival will take place from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at the church, 110 Reynolds Bridge Rd. Fresh strawberries on top of Amy’s Famous Biscuits will be served, either to eat in or take out. 

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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WOODBURY — St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will host a book signing for “Loving Mother Dolores,” a book written by local author Ree Howell, at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at the church, 294 Main St. South. Mother Dolores Hart, OSB, of the Abbey of Regina Laudis will be the featured speaker. Free r…

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WOODBURY — Members of Woodbury United Methodist Church will host a Pasta Supper from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, in Fellowship Hall.

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THOMASTON — St Peter’s - Trinity Church will host a tag sale from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, May 17 and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 18 at 160 Main St. A wide variety of items will be available for purchase, including books, CDs and DVDs, toys, artwork, glassware and dinnerware, kitchen item…

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Members of St. Mary Magdalen Church in Oakville participated in the HomeFront program on Saturday, May 4. The team helped renovate a woman’s home in Prospect by painting, performing lawn care, fixing the deck, replacing door frames and providing general maintenance to the home. The team spen…

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Members of the local clergy offered a prayer ceremony during the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 1 on the Watertown Green. Present were students from St. John the Evangelist School, the Oakville VFW Post 7330 Color Guard and members of local churches. A proclamation from President Do…

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SOUTHBURY — The Jewish Federation of Western Connecticut will welcome a delegation of chefs, dancers and musicians to celebrate Hafla, which means “lively party,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, in the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Community Function Hall, 444 Main St. North. 

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THOMASTON — All are invited to Pastor Rachel Anderson’s installation service at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 19 at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 505 South Main St. Local clergy are invited to vest and process. Ms. Anderson joins Our Savior from Philadelphia, where she served congregations for nearly fiv…

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OAKVILLE — The Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services offers monthly special programs in addition to its recurring weekly activities for area adults 55 years of age and older. All events take place at the Falls Avenue Community Center and Senior Services at 311 Falls Ave.

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GOSHEN — The Ladies Guild of the St. Thomas of Villanova Church will be hosting a penny auction at 6 p.m. Friday, May 10 at St. Thomas of Villanova Church of the St. Louis de Montfort Parish, 71 North St.