Luminary event to aid fuel bank
The First Congregational Church in New Milford will kick off its second annual Luminary Night fundraiser Oct. 31 during the Trunk or Treat event on the Village Green.
Luminary kits will be sold on the front steps of the 36 Main St. church.
After Oct. 31, a luminary kit consisting of six luminaries may be purchased for $10 Sundays at 11 a.m. in fellowship hall a the 36 Main St. church and online at www.nmchurch.org through Dec. 1.
Kits sold online will be available to pick up Dec. 15 from 10 a.m. to noon at the church.
Residents who purchase a kit are asked to light the luminary on the shortest day of the year, Dec. 21, from 5 to 8 p.m.
A portion of the proceeds will benefit the New Milford Community Fuel Bank.