Beyond Words, Friday, April 5, 7-11 p.m., Wilton Library. Fund-raiser with Venetian masquerade theme for the library. Online silent auction at biddingforgood.com. Tickets $150 to $500 per person. Information: wiltonlibrary.org, click on Beyond Words, or call 203-762-3950, ext. 216.

Capitol Steps, Friday, April 5, 7:30 p.m., at the Clune Center. Sponsored by Wilton League of Women Voters. Tickets: $35 for league members, $40 for non-members.

Townwide Community Cleanup, Saturday, April 6, 9-noon, Wilton Center. Sponsored by the Wilton Conservation Commission. Volunteers invited to help clean up target areas around town; residents encouraged to focus on their neighborhoods. Work gloves, garbage bags and trash collection available at the gazebo. Information: 203-563-0180.

Bottled Up!, Saturday, April 6, 10-1, Trackside Teen Center, Station Road. Bottle and can recycling drive to benefit Wilton schools. Bring refundable bottles and cans to the teen center. Information: wiltoneducationfoundation.org.

Project Return Birdhouse Auction, Saturday, April 6, 7-11 p.m., Rolling Hills Country Club, Hurlbutt Street. A benefit for  Project Return of Westport, which serves adolescent girls and young women in crisis. Tickets: $125. Information: projectreturn.org or 203-291-6402.

Kids Fest, Sunday, April 7, 10-4, Wilton High School Field House, Danbury Road. Sponsored by WEBE-108 and Norwalk Hospital. Medical information sized for children, ambulance tours, giveaways. Information: 203-852-2250.

Aspects of Poetry, Sunday, April 7, 3-4:30, Wilton Library. Discussion and readings by Bill Ziegler. Free, registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Pasek & Paul, Sunday April 7, 4 p.m., St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 36 New Canaan Road. Musical theater songwriting duo Benj Pasek and Justin Paul offer a concert of stories and songs, presented by The Arts at St. Matthew’s. Special guest: Carrie Manolakos. Tickets: $40/patrons, $20/adults, $10/students available online or at the door. Information: stmatthewswilton.org or 203-762-7400.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting, Monday, April 8, 3:45-5:15, Wilton Library. Teens in grades 6-12 invited. TAB selects materials for the teen collection and plans teen events. Applications online for first-time attendees or email tmorgan@witonlibrary.org. Registration recommended.  Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Breast Cancer Survivors’ Support Group, Tuesday, April 9, 6-8 p.m., Free, refreshments provided. Questions: Nina Marino, 203-857-7304.   Registration highly encouraged. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Wilton Library Readers, Wednesday, April 10, noon-1:30, Wilton Library. The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse by Louise Erdich will be discussed. Bring lunch, beverages provided. Advance registration recommended. Information: wiltonlibrary.org, 203-762-3950.

Ambler Farm  Reads, Wednesday, April 10, 2:15-3, Ambler Farm, Hurlbutt Street. Children 4-6 may check out books at the farm, bring library card. This month’s focus: sheep. Free, registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

April in Paris, Wednesday, April 10, 5-7 p.m., The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road. Parisian style dining: crepes, cheeses, pastries and more. $10 donation benefits Connecticut chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. RSVP by April 7 to 203-761-1191.

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business with SCORE, Wednesday, April 10, 5:30-8 p.m., Wilton Library. Business development seminars. This week: Financial Planning. Check-in begins at 5:15. Free, registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org, 203-762-3950.

Rocking the Credo: Faith in Calm and Crisis, Wednesday, April 10, 7-9 p.m.., Wilton Congregational Church, Ridgefield Road. Rev. Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas explores faith formation based on Marcus Borg’s The Heart of Christianity. All are welcome. Information: 203-762-5591.

Poetic Excursions with Judson Scruton, Thursday, April 11, 10:30-noon. Skimming the Cream is a four-part poetry series of poets and their writing techniques. Packets at the front desk before seminar begins. Free, advance registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Green Speaker Series, Thursday, April 11, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Wilton Go Green and the library present GMOs — Genetically Modified Organisms — Are They on Your Plate Without You Knowing? Speakers: Tara Cook-Littman, director of GMO Free CT and Christine O’Day of GMO Free CT. Free, registration recommended. Information: wiltonlibrary.org, 203-762-3950.

Focus ’13 Opening Reception, Friday, April 12, 6-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Annual photography show, continues through April 29. Information: wiltonlibrary.org, 203-762-3950.

Gone in 60 Seconds Book Club, Saturday, April 13, 3-4 p.m., Wilton Library. For grades 4-6. This month’s book is Coraline by Neil Gaiman. Free, no registration. Information: wiltonlibrary.org, 203-762-3950.

Connecticut’s Own Concert, Sunday, April 14, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. Flutist Jessica Raposo is joined by pianist Andrew Gordon and guitarist Daniel Corr performing Bach, George Enesco and Katherine Hoover. Free, registration recommended. Information: wiltonlibrary.org, 203-762-3950.

Tuesday Book Buzz, Tuesday, April 16, 11-noon, Wilton Library. Free; registration suggested; wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business with SCORE, Wednesday, April 17, 5:30-8 p.m., Wilton Library. Business development seminars. This week: Funding & Next Steps. Check-in begins at 5:15. Free, registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org, 203-762-3950.

Rocking the Credo: Faith in Calm and Crisis, Wednesday, April 17, 7-9 p.m.., Wilton Congregational Church, Ridgefield Road. Rev. Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas explores faith formation based on Marcus Borg’s The Heart of Christianity. All are welcome. Information: 203-762-5591.

Poetic Excursions with Judson Scruton, Thursday, April 18, 10:30-noon. Skimming the Cream is a four-part poetry series of poets and their writing techniques. Packets at the front desk before seminar begins. Free, advance registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Board Game Extravaganza!, Thursday, April 18, 1-5, Wilton Library. For ages 3 and up: Candyland, Operation, Trivial Pursuit and more. Free, no registration. Information: wiltonlibrary.org, 203-762-3950.

Positive Strategies for Dealing with Stress, Thursday, April 18, 6 p.m., The Greens at Cannondale, 435 Danbury Road. Meg Weissmann of Norwalk Hospital’s Department of Psychiatry will give a talk as part of The Greens’ Spring Health Series. Dinner at 5:30. RSVP: 203-761-1191.

Poetic Excursions with Judson Scruton, Thursday, April 25, 10:30-noon. Skimming the Cream is a four-part poetry series of poets and their writing techniques. Packets at the front desk before seminar begins. Free, advance registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.