Items below are published as the 'Bits & Pieces' section in the Fairfield County Catholic Newspaper.
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Note: publication is not guaranteed. Priority is given to Catholic activities and events within Fairfield County.
NOTRE DAME High School (Boy's and Girls) Class of 1966 is planning a 50th Reunion for the spring of 2017. If you are interested in working on the Class of 1966 Reunion committee or would like to receive more information, contact the Alumni Office: firstname.lastname@example.org or 203.372.6521 ext. 242.
AL’S ANGELS Holiday Toy Drive needs 10,000 toys this year. If you, your company, retail business, school etc would like to host a toy drive, contact Al Diguido at email@example.com
THE GROTTO GIFT SHOP, located on the grounds of the Shrine of Lourdes in Litchfield, 50 Montfort Rd., Rte. 118, Litchfield, will be open Mon.-Sat., 10:30 am to 4 pm, and Sun., 11:30 am to 4 pm. Advent wreaths, candles, & calendars are now in stock along with many new Christmas ornaments, cards & Fontanini Nativity sets. Come in and browse for unique gifts and books for all occasions, particularly baby & children's items. For further info, call 860.567.1041 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
FREE MEDICARE COUNSELING will be offered by St. Vincent's Medical Center to help people select the best Medicare plan to meet their needs for 2017 and help them save money. The Medicare Open Enrollment Period runs through Dec. 7, 2016. For more info or to schedule an appointment, contact St. Vincent's Medical Center Volunteer Office: 475.210.5111 or email@example.com.
JOIN IN PRAYING the Sorrowful Mysteries of the Rosary for Persecuted Christians from your home/car/office the first Tues. of every month (Dec. 6) at 7 pm with a conference phone number. How? Before 7 pm, call 877.216.5269 type in the pin number 96869.
HOLY DAY of obligation: Join the Catholic Young Adults of Greater Danbury (CYAD), ages 18-35, for Mass for the Feast of the Immaculate Conception and a social following. Thurs., Dec. 8, from 8-10 pm at WCSU Westside Campus, Room 218, 43 Lake Ave. Ext, Danbury. For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org or join us on Facebook at “Catholic Young Adults of Greater Danbury.”
CASINO NIGHT to benefit the Shehan Center’s After School & Saturday program for K-8 children will be held Fri., Feb. 25, 2017, at The Inn at Long Shore in Westport. For more info, call 203.336.4468.
THE GREAT SHEHAN TRIVIA CONTEST: Form a team! Join the fun on Tues., Feb 28, 2017, at the Holiday Inn, 1070 Main St., Bridgeport. For more info and to register, call 203.336.4468.