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

Green Speaker Series, Thursday, Nov. 21, 6:30-9 p.m., Wilton Library. Wilton Go Green and the library present A Dummy’s Guide to Home Energy Upgrades, Part 2. Registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950 or

Owl Prowl, Friday, Nov. 22, 7:30-9 p.m., Weir Farm National Historic Site, Nod Hill Road. Frank Gallo will lead an educational program on owls and then take participants outdoors to try to call in screech owls, barred owls and great horned owls. Free. No rain date. Park at Branchville Elementary School, 40 Florida Road, Ridgefield. Free shuttle buses to the farm. Questions: Bruce Beebe at 203-834-5066.

Adjourned Vote, Saturday, Nov. 23, 9-5, Wilton High School Clune Center, Danbury Road. This vote is continued from the Special Town Meeting regarding purchase of a 39-acre conservation easement on the Keiser property at Seeley and Cannon Roads. The cost is $2.2 million to be bonded.

Post Office Food Drive, Saturday, Nov. 23. Wilton letter carriers invite residents to leave non-perishable food items by their mailboxes to be picked up by the carriers during the course of their regular delivery rounds. A hamper will also be set up at the post office at 15 Hubbard Road. All food items will be distributed to local food banks.

Minecraft Club, Saturday, Nov. 23, 10-noon, Wilton Library. Wilton Library. Children ages 8 and up are invited to bring their laptop and play the popular online game. Each player must create their own account. Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950,

Destroying Your Hard Drive, Saturday, Nov. 23, 10-4, Wilton Library. Anyone who would like to get rid of an old computer but worried about the personal information stored on it may bring it to the library and let the robotics team take care of it while you wait. This is a fund-raiser and the cost is $20 per computer. No registration. Information: 203-762-3950,

Tales to Tails, Saturday, Nov. 23, 11-noon, Wilton Library. Children who are timid but independent readers may read to therapy dogs. Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950,

Author Talk, Monday, Nov. 25, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Actor John O'Hurley of J. Peterman fame on television's Seinfeld is also a writer and will talk about his latest book, The Perfect Dog, written in verse. Registration is highly recommended. Information:  203-762-3950,

Thanksgiving Crafts, Sunday, Nov. 24, 1-5, Wilton Library. For children of all ages. Free, no registration. Information: 203-762-3950,

Thanksgiving Story Time, Monday, Nov. 25, 2:15-3, Wilton Library. Stories and a short film for children 4 to 7. Free, no registration. Information: 203-762-3950,

Senior Center Book Discussion, Tuesday, Nov. 26, 11-noon, Wilton Senior Center, 180 School Road. Ray Rauth will lead a discussion of The Sea Wolf by Jack London. Call the senior center for details and to register at 203-834-6240.

Holiday Book Sale, Nov. 26-Dec. 23, Wilton Library. In the gallery: books for all ages, unopened CDs and DVDs, huge assortment of art books. Hours: Monday-Thursday, 10-8; Friday, 10-6; Saturday, 10-5; Sunday, 1-5. Information: 203-762-3950,

Day After Thanksgiving Movie, Friday, Nov. 29, Wilton Library. Turbo will be shown 10-15-11:45. Monster University will be shown 2-3:45. Both movies are rated G. Healthy snacks will be served. Free, no registration. Information: 203-762-3950,

Norwalk Symphony Orchestra for Kids, Saturday, Nov. 30, 10-11 a.m., Wilton Library. Children 3-10 and their families get hands-on with string instruments with musicians with the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra. There will be a violin and cello. Advance registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950,

A Christmas Carol, Sunday, Dec. 1, 1 p.m. and 6 p.m., Clune Center at Wilton High School, Danbury Road. A one-man show presented by Gerald Dickens, great-great-grandson of Charles Dickens. Presented by the Historical Christmas Barn and Wilton Historical Society. Tickets: $15 available through or

Candlelight Concert, Sunday, Dec. 1, 4-5:30, Wilton Congregational Church, 70 Ridgefield Road. The trio KahaneSwensenBrey — pianist Jeffrey Kahane, violinist Joseph Swensen and cellist Carter Brey — will present works by Schumann, Mozart, Ravel and Schoenfeld. Performances benefit Wilton Library. Ticket information: 203-762-3401 or

COPD Workshop, Monday, Dec. 2, 11 a.m., Wilton Senior Center, 180 School Road. Presented by Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County, the workshop will cover signs and symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Free. Information/registration: 203-834-6240.

Woodcock Nature Center Wreath Festival, Dec. 3-14, 6:30 and 8:30 p.m.,   Woodcock Nature Center, Deer Run Road. Participants may make wreaths using natural dried flowers, grasses, nuts, fruits, berries and cones at a “Ladies Night” or “Family Open House.” Registration required. Ticket information:

Scams: Prepare Yourself, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 10-11:30 a.m., Wilton Library. Don McGrath, security adviser at Fairfield County Bank, will discuss online, telephone and mail versions of fraud as well as safe banking practices. Free; registration recommended. Information: 203-762-3950,

Nifty Gifties, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. Children in grades 2 and up can learn to make scarves, candy train ornaments or portable game boards as holiday gifts. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950,

Chris Brubeck and the French Connection, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Chris Brubeck has brought from France saxophonist Guillaume Saint-James and Didier Ithurssary for an evening of jazz standards and original compositions. Registration highly recommended. Information: 203-762-3950,

Teen Gingerbread Houses, Thursday, Dec. 5, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. Teens in grades 6-12 may decorate gingerbread houses which will be distributed throughout the community. Refreshments and seasonal music. Free; registration required.  Information: 203-762-3950,

Friday Flick, Friday, Dec. 6, 10:15-10:45, Wilton Library. A book and movie pairing for children 2 to 5 years old. Free, no registration.  Information: 203-762-3950,

got art?, Friday, Dec. 6, 5-6:30, Wilton Library and Saturday, Dec. 7, 5-8 p.m., River Road Gallery, 21 River Road. An exhibition featuring the original work of Anda Styler, Ron Landis, John Harris, Ming Feng, Sandy Garvin, Alain Picard, Ed Martinez, Angelo Franco, Lisa Joyce Hill, José Van Gool, Ed Hicks, Deborah Chabrian and Ed MacEwen. Information:

Wilton Holiday Walk and Tree Lighting, Friday, Dec. 6, 5-7 p.m., Wilton Center. Tree lighting, Santa visit, a fire in the fireplace at the library. Free.

Senior Luncheon, Wednesday, Dec. 11, noon, Ogden House, 100 River Road. Lunch is followed by entertainment or an educational program. Cost: $3. Information: 203-834-6240.

The Guitar Guy, Friday, Dec. 13, 11-11:30, Wilton Library. For ages 2-6, Robert the Guitar Guy uses music, props, movement and dance to entertain. Free, registration recommended. Information: 203-762-3950,

Gingerbread House Construction, Saturday, Dec. 14, 1-4, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 36 New Canaan Road. This is a project of Habitat for Humanity’s Youth United, but the community is welcome. The houses will be put on display at the Wilton YMCA and sold Dec. 21. Information:

Tuesday Book Buzz, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 11-noon, Wilton Library. Librarians Lauren McLaughlin and Melissa Baker moderate a conversation on the group’s favorite titles. Free, registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950,

Senior Luncheon, Wednesday, Dec. 18, noon, Ogden House, 100 River Road. Lunch is followed by entertainment or an educational program. Cost: $3. Information: 203-834-6240.

Nifty Gifties, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. Children in grades 2 and up can learn to make scarves, candy train ornaments or portable game boards as holiday gifts. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950,