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

Create Your Own Dollhouse, Thursday, Sept. 26, 4-5:30, Wilton Library. This is the conclusion of a three-part workshop in which children in second grade and up may create their own dollhouse from a shoe box or similar-sized box they bring from home. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence Reception, Thursday, Sept. 26, 6-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Tiffany Johnson and Brandon Cook are both painters who have drawn on Weir Farm for inspiration during their stay. Free, registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Ben Van Vechten Seminar, Thursday-Friday, Sept. 26-27, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Mr. Van Vechten will present a two-day seminar called Literary Jumble. Copies of the selections he will discuss will be available at the front desk. Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Wilton Reads 2013 Author Visit, Friday, Sept. 27, 7-8:30, Wilton Library. Author Attica Locke will discuss her book, The Cutting Season, chosen as this year’s selection for Wilton Reads. Reservations strongly recommended. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Tales to Tails, Saturday, Sept. 28, 11-noon, Wilton Library. Children who are independent readers may read out loud to therapy dogs to improve their skills. Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Shredding Day, Saturday, Sept. 28, 9-noon, Wilton Library parking lot. Minimum fee: $10; $15 for half a 65-gallon container; $30 for full container. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

The Arts at St. Matthew’s, Sunday, Sept. 29, 4 p.m.,, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 36 New Canaan Road. Singer/musician Joshua Henry will perform gospel to soul to Broadway. Tickets: $50/patron, $25/regular, $10/student. Information: artsatstmatthews.org.

Connecticut’s Own Concert, Sunday, Sept. 29, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. Storytelling Oboes by Oboe Duo Agosto presents music inspired by poems, folktales, folk songs, myths and fables. Free, registration strongly suggested. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Area Author Affair, Monday, Sept. 30, 6-7 p.m., Wilton Library. Mark Rubinstein will discuss his new novel, Love Gone Mad. Refreshments. Free, registration encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Flu Shot Clinic, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 10-11:30 a.m., Wilton Senior Center, 180 School Road. Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County will offer flu shots to anyone 3 or older. The cost is $40; cash, check Medicare Part B, Aetna and Anthem accepted. Pneumonia vaccines available to those 65 or older who have not previously received one. The cost is $80, billable to Medicare Part B. Information: 203-834-6341, ext. 444 or visitingnurse.net.

Parenting Book Series, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. With Dr. Susan Bauerfeld, the book for October is How Children Succeed: Grit, Curiosity and the Hidden Power of Character by Paul Tough. Registration strongly encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Minks to Sinks Dropoff, Oct. 1-3, Tennis Courts, Route 7. Items may be dropped off for consignment or as donations for the mega-tag sale Tuesday, Oct. 1, 10-2; Wednesday, Oct. 2, 10-2 and 4-6; Thursday, Oct. 3, 10-2. Information: minkstosinks.info.

Breast Cancer Survivors Group, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 6-8 p.m., Wilton Library. Run by the Breast Cancer Survival Center. Free, refreshments provided. Registration highly encouraged. Questions: Nina Marino, 203-857-7304. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Mother/Daughter Teen Book Group, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 6:45-8 p.m., Wilton Library. For girls in grades 6-8. This month’s book: Chinese Cinderella by Adeline Yen Mah. Snacks provided. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

AARP Driver Safety Class, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 10-2, Wilton Library. Offered to drivers 50 and older. No written or driving tests; classroom only. Connecticut drivers only. Registration required. Cost: $12/AARP members, $14/non-members. Cash or check only. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Lego Club, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 4-5, Wilton Library. For grades K-4, each session has a new theme. Twenty spots available, first-come, first-served. Tickets at children’s reference desk beginning at 3:45 day of the program. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Joanna Ecke Fall 2013 Poetry Series, Thursday, Oct. 3, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Ms. Ecke will explore various poets and their writing techniques. Poetry packets will be at the front desk before the seminar begins. Free; advance registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Children’s Chess, Thursday, Oct. 3, Wilton Library. Eight-week sessions for children in beginner and advanced chess. Beginners in grades 1-7 will meet from 4 to 5; advanced students in grades 3-7 will meet from 5 to 6. The fee is $80 for eight sessions. In-person registration is required; payment due at registration. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

14th Annual Ladies’ Soirée, Thursday, Oct. 3, 7-9 p.m., Wilton Library. A fund-raiser for the library with food, silent auction, and an opportunity to gather with friends. Tickets: $50. Reservations: Sue Sullivan, 203-762-3950, ext. 241 or ssullivan@wiltonlibrary.org. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

The Guitar Guy, Friday, Oct. 4, 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, wiltonlibrary.org.

Minks to Sinks, Saturday, Oct. 5, 9 to 5, Danbury Road and School Road. The mega-tag sale benefits Family & Children’s Agency of Norwalk. Information: minstosinks.info.

Flu Shot Clinic, Saturday, Oct. 5, 9-10:30 a.m., Wilton YMCA, 404 Danbury Road. Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County will offer flu shots to anyone 3 or older. The cost is $40; cash, check Medicare Part B, Aetna and Anthem accepted. Pneumonia vaccines available to those 65 or older who have not previously received one. The cost is $80, billable to Medicare Part B. Information: 203-834-6341, ext. 444 or visitingnurse.net.

The Victorian Novel Examined, Saturday, Oct. 5, 4-5:30, Wilton Library. Yale College Dean of Academic Affairs Mark Schenker will discuss The Victorian Novel: Approaching 200 Years Old But Still Relevant in the second half of a two-part series. For this session, the novels of Anthony Trollope, George Eliot and Thomas Hardy will be discussed. A one-hour talk will be followed by Q&A. Wine and cheese will be served Free, registration highly recommended. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Minks to Sinks, Sunday, Oct. 6, noon to 4, Danbury Road and School Road. The mega-tag sale benefits Family & Children’s Agency of Norwalk. Sunday is half-price bargain day. Information: minstosinks.info.

Ambler Farm Day, Sunday, Oct. 6, noon-4, Ambler Farm, 257 Hurlbutt Street.

Minks to Sinks, Monday, Oct. 7, 9 to noon, Danbury Road and School Road. The mega-tag sale benefits Family & Children’s Agency of Norwalk. Monday is half-price and fill-a-bag bargain day. Information: minstosinks.info.

Wilton Garden Club Meets, Monday, Oct. 7, 11 a.m., Wilton Library. Garden writer and blogger Margaret Roach will present Nonstop Plants — A Garden for 365 Days. Information: wiltongardenclub.org.

Author Talk, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Best-selling author Nelson DeMille will discuss his suspense thriller The Quest. Originally released in 1975, it has been rewritten and expanded with new characters and a new ending. Q&A, books for sale and signing. Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Senior Luncheon, Wednesday, Oct. 9, noon, Ogden House, 100 River Road. Lunch is followed by entertainment or an educational program. Cost: $3. Information: 203-834-6240.

Lego Club, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 4-5, Wilton Library. For grades K-4, each session has a new theme. Twenty spots available, first-come, first-served. Tickets at children’s reference desk beginning at 3:45 day of the program. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Joanna Ecke Fall 2013 Poetry Series, Thursday, Oct. 10, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Ms. Ecke will explore various poets and their writing techniques. Poetry packets will be at the front desk before the seminar begins. Free; advance registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.