The Fairfield Happiness Club will host a free presentation by the Rev. David Rowe on "Happiness: Simple Things" at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 16, in the team room of Roger Ludlowe Middle School, 689 Unquowa Road.

Rowe will share stories from his own life and ideas about happiness. He is co-pastor of the Greenfield Hill Congregational Church in Fairfield, with his wife, the Rev. Alida Ward. Rowe is the author of many books, and the newest to be published in September is "The Good Old Days: My Mostly Happy Life with Habitat for Humanity."

He is a graduate of Colgate University with seminary master's and doctoral degrees, and has served churches in New York, Massachusetts and Connecticut.

, and was the longtime president of Habitat for Humanity, International.

For information, call 203 258-7777 or visit