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 by 5 p.m. Wednesday the week before intended publication. The full listings are posted at

Wilton, My Take — Teen Writing and Photography Project, Thursday, Sept. 27, 4-6 p.m., Wilton Library. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Wilton Library’s 13th Annual Ladies’ Soirée, Thursday, Sept. 27, 7-9 p.m. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Fiber Fridays, Friday, Sept. 28, held weekly, 10 a.m.–noon for knitters, weavers, quilters, rug hookers, etc. of all ages, both men and women, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Information: 203-762-7257, or

Library Card Sign-Up, Saturday, Sept. 29, 10 to 1; Wilton Library staffers will be at Stop & Shop, River Road, to sign up new library patrons, renew expired cards or replace lost ones. Information: 203-762-3950 or

Visions and Versions of America: Three Views from Fiction — Mark Schenker — Part II, Saturday, Sept. 29, and Oct. 6, 4-5:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Mr. Schenker, Yale College dean of academic affairs, will discuss William Faulkner’s Absalom! Absalom! on Sept. 29.

Information:; 203-762-3950.

Walking Tour of Lambert Corners, Saturday, Sept. 29, offered monthly by the Wilton Historical on Saturday mornings from 11 a.m.–noon, wrapping up at the Christmas Barn, where cider and treats will be served. With Carol and Bob Russell. Information: 203-762-7257, or

Wilton Candlelight Concerts at Wilton Congregational Church, Sunday, Sept. 30, 4-5:30 p.m., 70 Ridgefield Road. The Takacs Quartet will perform works by Haydn, Britten, and Dvorak. For ticket information call 203-762-3401, or visit

Ambler Farm Day, Sunday, Sept. 30, noon-4, Ambler Farm, 257 Hurlbutt Street. Information:

English as a Second Language (ESL), Monday, Oct. 1-Wednesday, Dec. 12, 9:30-11 a.m., Wilton Library. Twice-weekly ESL classes continue on Mondays and Wednesdays, given by Westport Continuing Education. Information: 203-762-0706.

Literary Littles, Monday, Oct. 1-Monday, Oct. 22, 2:15-3 p.m., Wilton Library. For four - and six-year-olds. Information: 203-762-0706.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting, Monday, Oct. 1, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. Teens work with the library by helping select materials for the teen collection, planning teen events, and more. Information: 203-762-0706.

Terrific Tales for Twos and Threes, Tuesday, Oct. 2-Tuesday, Oct. 23, 10:15-10:45 a.m., Wilton Library. For two - and three-year-olds. Information: 203-762-0706.

Look, Listen and Learn, Tuesday, Oct. 2-Tuesday, Oct. 23, 11-11:30 a.m., Wilton Library. Information: 203-762-0706.

Literary Littles, Tuesday, Oct. 2-Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2:15-3 p.m., Wilton Library. Information: 203-762-0706.

Overdrive Office Hours, Tuesday, Oct. 2-Tuesday, Oct. 30, 4-6 p.m., Wilton Library. To help with downloading e-books and audiobooks. Information: 203-762-0706.

Connecting with Your Kids: Learning the Language of Teens Part II, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. With Dr. Barbara Greenberg, a clinical psychologist and co-author of Teenage as A Second Language — A Parent’s Guide to Becoming Bilingual. Copies of her book will be available for sale and signing after the presentation. Information: 203-762-0706.

Books for Babies, Wednesday, Oct. 3-Wednesday, Oct. 24, 10:15- 10:45 a.m., Wilton Library. Geared for babies under 12 months old. Information: 203-762-0706.

Wonderful Ones and Twos, Wednesday, Oct. 3-Wednesday, Oct. 24, 11-11:30 a.m., Wilton Library. For one - and two-year-olds. Information: 203-762-0706.

Wilton, My Take, Wednesday, Oct. 3 and 17, 4-5 p.m. , Wilton Library. Photographic/journalistic experience for kids in grades two-eight. Information: 203-762-0706.

Lego Club for Littles, Wednesday, Oct. 3-Wednesday, Oct. 31, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. For grades K-two. Information: 203-762-0706.

Wilton Reads: The Buddha in the Attic with Susan Boyar, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Susan Boyar, professional book discussion leader, leads the talk. Information: 203-762-0706.

Workshops on “Stress Transformation” with Anne Reeves, a Wilton psychologist, Wednesdays, Oct. 3 to Nov. 7, 9:30-11 a.m., 95 Old Ridgefield Road. Information: 203-762-227, or

Twilight Canoe Ride, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 5:30-7, Woodcock Nature Center, 56 Deer Run Road. Information:

Joanna Ecke Fall 2012 Poetry Series, Thursday, Oct. 4-Thursday, Oct. 25, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Explores various poets and their writing techniques. Information: 203-762-0706.

Children’s Beginner Chess, Thursday, Oct. 4-Thursday, Nov. 29, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. For children in grades one through seven, with Christopher Potts, tournament player. Children’s Advanced Chess, same dates and same age groups takes place from 5-6 p.m. Information: 203-762-0706.

Make Your College Essay Stand Out!, Thursday, Oct. 4, 7-8:30 p.m., With professional writer and college adjunct professor Gary Santaniello. Information: 203-762-0706.

Alison Jones: No Water No Life with Daryl Hawk, Thursday, Oct. 4, 7:30 -9:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Ms. Jones is a conservation photographer and founder of the non-profit, No Water No Life. Information: 203-762-0706.

The Guitar Guy, Friday, Oct. 5, 11-11:30 a.m., Wilton Library. For children two-six, with Robert the Guitar Guy. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Generations: Paintings and Photography Exhibition Reception, Friday, Oct. 5, 6-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Ed MacEwen, his daughter, Bonnie MacEwen Sailer, and his granddaughter, Jesse Sailer, combine forces an exhibition of art and photography. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Clothing Sale, Saturday, Oct. 6, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Zion’s Hill United Methodist Church, 470 Danbury Road. Recently used/new fall and winter clothing for men, women and children; shoes, purses, bed linens, curtains, jewelry and more. Information: 203-762-9890, or

First Saturday Books for Babies, Saturday, Oct. 6, 9:30-10 a.m., Wilton Library. Geared for babies under 12 months. Information:; 203-762-3950.

AARP Driver Safety Class, Saturday, Oct. 6, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wilton Library. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Overdrive Office Hours, Saturdays, Oct. 6, 13, 20 and 27, 4-6 p.m., Wilton Library. Help with downloading e-books and audiobooks. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Visions and Versions of America: Three Views from Fiction — Part III, Saturday, Oct. 6, 4-5:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Mark Schenker, Yale college dean of academic affairs, discusses Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Wilton Reads: The Buddha in the Attic with Joanna Ecke, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Breast Cancer Survivors’ Support Group, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 6-8 p.m. , Wilton Library. A monthly support group for post-treatment cancer survivors. Information: Nina Marino, 203-857-7304.

Hands Only CPR — 2 Steps to Save a Life, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Free one-hour class sponsored by the Wilton Volunteer Ambulance Corps and Wilton Library. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Wilton Library Readers, Wednesday, Oct. 10, noon-1:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Professional book discussion leader Susan Boyar discusses The Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obreht. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Ambler Farm Reads, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2:15-3 p.m., Ambler Farm. Caregivers and children four-six will meet at Ambler Farm for theme based stories and a nature walk. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Mythology Book Club for Kids, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Information:; 203-762-3950. 762-3950.

Twilight Canoe Ride, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 5:30-7, Woodcock Nature Center, 56 Deer Run Road. Information:

Author Talk — John Barricelli — The Seasonal Baker, Wednesday, Oct. 10, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Mr. Barricelli of the SoNo Baking Company in Norwalk discusses his latest cookbook. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Business Smarts Series: Control Your Email Inbox — So It Doesn’t Control You, Thursday, Oct. 11, 8-10 a.m., Wilton Library. With Robin Roscillo, founder of Back Office Solutions. Information:; 203-762-3950.

Debate between Congressman Jim Himes and Republican Steve Obsitnik, Friday, Oct. 28, 4-5:30 p.m., Clune Center, Wilton High School, 395 Danbury Road. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters. Information: