Bulletin Board

The Bulletin Board is a guide to events of public interest happening in Wilton designed to let you know what’s happening and when, and to help schedule important events. Submissions may be sent to The Wilton Bulletin, Box 367, or e-mail them to newsroom@wiltonbulletin.com by 5 p.m. Wednesday the week before intended publication. The full listings are posted at wiltonbulletin.com.

Introduction to Knitting for Teens, Thursday, Nov. 15, 4-5:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Information: 203-762-0706.

Eat, Drink and Be Merry, one in a series of lectures on colonial food and beverages, Thursday, Nov. 15, 7 p.m., at the Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Free for members, $10 for non-members. Information: 203-762-7257, or wiltonhistorical.org.

Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence Exhibition/Reception: Peter Liashkov, Thursday, Nov. 15, 6-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Information: 203-762-0706.

S-p-e-l-l-i-n-g B-e-e!, Friday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m., The Clune Center for the Arts. Only grown-ups may compete, but all ages invited. Wilton Pizza & Pasta, Bistro 7 and Toozy Patza Pizza will contribute 50% of their combined profits from this evening to WEF for all orders submitted with a flyer that can be downloaded and printed from WEF’s website and Facebook page. Tickets: WiltonEducationFoundation.org.

Beauty and The Beast Jr., production of Wilton Children’s Theater, Friday, Nov. 16 at 7:30; Saturday, Nov. 17 at 4; and Sunday, Nov. 18 at 2, at the Middlebrook School auditorium. Tickets $12, on sale until Nov. 16 at Village Market from noon to 2; at Middlebrook from 5:30 to 7:30.

America the Beautiful: Open House, Saturday, Nov. 17, 10-6, River Road Gallery, 21 River Road. An exhibition of limited-edition prints published by The Greenwich Workshop; will run through November. Information: 203-762-3887 or riverrdgallery@optonline.net.

Early American Thanksgiving, Sunday, Nov. 18, 10 a.m., Wilton Congregational Church, 70 Ridgefield Road. Service features music heard by the early settlers including Trio in E flat for two violins and cello by John Antes.

Green Speaker Series, Sunday, Nov. 18, 4:30-6 p.m., Wilton Library. With Doug Mcdonald, builder and owner of the first retrofit Passivhaus (highly energy-efficient passive house) in the country. Information: 203-762-0706.

Thanksgiving Crafts, Monday, Nov. 19, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Wilton Library. For children of all ages. Information: 203-762-0706.

Red Cross Babysitting Training, Monday, Nov. 19, and Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2-5 p.m., Wilton Library. For students ages 11-15. To register, call Susan L. at 203-762-3950, ext. 243.

Tuesday Book Buzz, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 11-noon, Wilton Library.

Information: 203-762-0706.

Thanksgiving Stories, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2:15-3, Wilton Library. For children of all ages. Information: 203-762-0706.

Flu Vaccine Clinic at Wilton Library, Friday, Nov. 23, 10:30-12:30. Information: 203-762-0706.

Day After Thanksgiving Movie, Friday, Nov. 23, 2-3:45, Wilton Library. Brave (PG) will be shown. All ages. Information: 203-762-0706.

Wilton Library’s Wine Tasting Fund-raiser, Thursday, Nov. 29, 7-8:30. Sample wines from around the world, along with hors d’oeuvres. Tickets: $50, available at wiltonlibrary.org or at the circulation desk. Information: 203-762-0706.

Good Reads, Great Kids, Monday, Nov. 26, 4-4:45 p.m., Wilton Library. For children in grades 2 and 3 and their parents. Information: 203-762-0706.

Senior Center Book Discussion: The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 11-noon, Comstock Community Center, 180 School Road. Call the Senior Center for details and to register at 834-6240.

Eat, Drink and Be Merry, a series on colonial food and beverage, presents Patricia Herlihy, author of Vodka: A Global History and Gregg Glasser, beer expert, editor/publisher of Modern Distillery Age, Thursday, Nov. 29, 7 p.m., Wilton Historical Society, 244 Danbury Road. Information: 203-762-7257.

Art of the Wreath at Ambler Farm, Friday, Nov. 30, 7 p.m. Music, mingling and merrymaking with a holiday boutique, retro photo booth and bidding on wreaths. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. Tickets: brownpapertickets.com/event/286816.

Close to the Heart Art Show opening reception, Saturday, Dec. 1, 5-8 p.m. River Road Gallery, 21 River Road. The show features the paintings of Anda Styler, best known for her New England landscapes, including Wilton. Information: 203-762-3887, or riverrdgallery@optonline.net.

A Christmas Carol, Monday, Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m., Clune Center at Wilton High School. A one-man show presented by Gerald Dickens, great-great grandson of Charles Dickens. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased online at historicalchristmasbarn.com.