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.

Children’s Beginner Chess, Thursday, May 24 through Thursday, June 14, 4 to 5; Children’s Advanced Chess, 5-6. Wilton Library. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Steel Magnolias, presented by Wilton Playshop. Performances: May 24, 25 and 26, at 8 p.m.; May 20 at 2 p.m. Tickets: wiltonplayshop.org.

Hands Only CPR — 2 Steps to Save a Life, Thursday, May 24, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Children’s Garden Club, Friday, May 25, 4-5, Wilton Library. Children in grades K and up. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Tales to Tails, Saturday, May 26, 11-noon. ROAR’s (Ridgefield Operation Animal Rescue) Therapy Dog Program will bring therapy dogs to the library for children to read to them. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

22nd Annual Wilton Rotary Open Arts and Crafts Show,

Saturday, May 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Wilton town green. With artwork, photography, sculpture, woodworking, jewelry, ceramics, furniture, and more. Information: wiltonrotaryclub.org/CraftsShow/index.htm.

Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast, May 28, 8 to 10:30, Wilton Congregational Church, Ridgefield Road, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club. Information: wiltonkiwanis.org.

Memorial Day Parade, May 28, 10 a.m.; begins at River Road and continues up Old Ridgefield Road to Route 33 to Hillside Cemetery for a service of remembrance. Information: Patty Sweeney at 203-762-1653 or psweeney@thewiltonbank.com.

Boy Scout Troop 125 Celebration, Monday, May 28, immediately following the Memorial Day Parade, Merwin Meadows. Celebrating Troop 125’s 101 Eagle Scouts, with a barbecue. All alumni and Scout families are invited.

Loss of Spouse Bereavement Support Group, Tuesdays, May 29 to June 5, noon-1:30. Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County, Suite 114, Health and Wellness Center of Norwalk Hospital at i.park; 761 Main Avenue (Route 7), Norwalk/Wilton town line. Free. Information/registration: 203-834-6341, ext. 255.

Warm-up Party for Wilton Reads, Wednesday, May 30, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., River Road Gallery, 21 River Road. Information: 203-762-3887.

Wilton Reads: State of Wonder by Ann Patchett, Wednesday, May 30, 7-9 p.m. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Concert at Wilton United Covenant Church, Wednesday, May 30, 7 p.m., 68 Westport Road. With The Serendipity Chorale of Southwestern Connecticut. Information: 203-834-0644.

Author Talk: Douglas Brinkley — Cronkite, Thursday, May 31, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Wilson Avenue Loft Artists ‘Words Matter’ Art Exhibition Reception, Friday, June 1, 6-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

First Saturday Books for Babies, Saturday, June 2, 9:30-10 a.m., Wilton Library. Geared for babies under 12 months. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Temple B’nai Chaim’s Annual Fundraiser, Saturday, June, 2, at 7 p.m. at the Temple at 874 Ridgefield Road. Open to the public. Information: 203-762-8852.

OverDrive Volunteers ‘Office Hours’, Saturdays, June 2-30, 10-noon, Wilton Library. Assistance downloading e-books and audiobooks to personal devices. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Digital Photography Hands-On Class: Bringing Vibrancy to Everyday Photos, Sunday, June 3, 1:30-3 p.m., Wilton Library. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Art Adventures, Tuesday, June 5, 3-4 p.m., Wilton Library. For children in grades 3-5. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

The Five Biggest Mistakes Small Business Owners Make with Social Security, Tuesday, June 5, 8-10 a.m., Wilton Library. With David Ceponis of Ceponis Financial Group. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Sleepytime Stories, Wednesday, June 6, 13, 20 and 27, 6-6:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Ages 2-6. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Teddy Bear Picnic, Thursday, June 7, 11-11:30 a.m., Wilton Library. Ages 3-5 years with parent/caregiver. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.

Explore the Wild Side with Jim Fowler and Daryl Hawk, Thursday, June 7, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Wildlife expert Jim Fowler joins adventure photographer Daryl Hawk for a one-on-one interview on stage. Information: wiltonlibrary.org; 203-762-3950.