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.

Author Talk, Thursday, May 9, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Alexandra Aldrich discusses The Astor Orphan. Books available for purchase and signing. Free, registration encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Ben Van Vechten Seminar, Friday, May 10, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Copies of the selections at the front desk before event begins. Free, advance registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Author Talk, Friday, May 10, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Elizabeth Benedict discusses What My Mother Gave Me — Thirty-One Women on the Gifts That Mattered Most. Books available for signing and purchase. Free, registration encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Mother’s Day Plant Sale, Friday-Saturday, May 10-11, Town Green. Sponsored by the Wilton Garden Club. Hours are noon to 6:30 on Friday, 9 to noon on Saturday. Free delivery of large trees and shrubs. Information: wiltongardenclub.org.

Mother’s Day Drop-In Crafts, Saturday, May 11, 10-5, Wilton Library. For children of all ages. Free, no registration. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Minecraft Club, Saturday, May 11, 10-noon, Wilton Library. Online gaming for ages 8 and up. Players bring own laptops and create own accounts. Free, registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Healthy Kids Day, Saturday, May 11, noon-3, Wilton Family Y, Danbury Road. Scavenger hunt, swimming, activities and vendors. Free. Information: kmurphy@wiltonymca.org or 203-762-8384.

Relay for Life Wine Tasting, Saturday, May 11, 2-5, Ancona’s Wines and Liquors, 5 River Road. Free. All proceeds from sales of wines tasted benefit Relay for Life of Wilton.

Norwalk Symphony Orchestra, Saturday, May 11, 3-4 p.m., Wilton Library. Part 2 of a three-part series for children 3-10 with their families. Hands-on participation with string instruments. Free, registration suggested.  Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Gone in 60 Seconds Book Club, Saturday, May 11, 3-4 p.m., Wilton Library. Grades 4-6. This month’s book is How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell. Free, no registration. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

New Perspectives Film Series, Saturday, May 11, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Film to be announced. Q&A with moderator Megan Smith-Harris follows film. Suggested donation $5, refreshments. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Spring Bird Walk, Sunday, May 12, 7:30 a.m., Weir Preserve. Naturalist Frank Gallo will lead a 90-minute walk. Birders should meet at the preserve’s main entrance on Nod Hill Road, just north of Granite Drive. The walk will end at the Weir Farm parking lot on Nod Hill Road, where more parking is available. Information: Bruce Beebe, 203-834-5066.

Teen Advisory Board Meeting, Monday, May 13, 3:45-5:15, Wilton Library. For grades 6-12. First-time attendees should fill out an application available online or at the meeting. Newcomers welcome. Registration recommended. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Area Author Affair, Monday, May 13, 6-7 p.m., Wilton Library. Weston author Cathryn J. Prince will discuss Death in the Baltic: The Sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff. Books available for purchase and signing. Registration encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Breast Cancer Survivor’s Support Group, Tuesday, May 14, 6-8 p.m., Wilton Library. Sandwiches, fruit and a beverage will be provided.  Information: Nina Marino, 203-857-7304. Registration highly encouraged; 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

American Legion Meeting, Tuesday, May 14, 7 p.m., Post 86, 112 Old Ridgefield Road. All veterans are welcome. Information: legionpost86@gmail.com.

Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence Exhibition/Reception, Wednesday, May 15, 6-7:30 p.m. Peter Liashkov explores American themes through a quilt of 12-inch squares. Registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, Wednesday, May 15, 1-6:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Please call 1-800-448-3543 for an appointment or sign up online at redcrossblood.org. Walk-ins will be accommodated. Positive ID required at time of donation. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Rocking the Credo: Faith in Calm and Crisis, Wednesday, May 15, 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.

Senior Lunch, Thursday, May 16, noon, Lounge at St. Matthew’s Church, 36 New Canaan Road. Guest speaker is Margaret Reed, owner of Canine Training and Behavior Services. RSVP: 203-762-7400.

Les Miserables, Thursday-Saturday, May 16-18, Clune Center at Wilton High School, Danbury Road. Times: Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 4 p.m. Tickets: $10/students, $15/adults available by calling 203-834-4844 or emailing whstix@wilton.k12.ct.us.

Pantene Beautiful Lengths Hair Donation, Friday, May 17, 3:30-6 p.m., Wilton High School stadium. Triloma Spa and Hair Design staff will cut and collect ponytails to be made into wigs for cancer patients. Hair mut be clean, dry and at least eight inches long. Information: Jillian, 203-761-0309.

Relay for Life, Friday, May 17, 5 p.m. through Saturday, May 18, 6 a.m. Wilton High School Track.

Minecraft Club, Saturday, May 18, 10-noon, Wilton Library. Online gaming for ages 8 and up. Players bring own laptops and create own accounts. Free, registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Family Day, Saturday, May 18, 11-4, Wilton Historical Society, Danbury Road. Candle-dipping, weaving, flax breaking, barn-raising re-enactment. Refreshments. Free. Information: wiltonhistorical.org.

Norwalk Symphony Orchestra, Saturday, May 18, 3-4 p.m., Wilton Library. Part 3 of a three-part series for children 3-10 with their families. Hands-on participation with percussion instruments. Free, registration suggested.  Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Aspects of Poetry, Sunday, May 19, 3-4:30, Wilton Library. Bill Ziegler will discuss the elements of the poetry genre. Free. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Whodunit? Book Club, Monday, May 20, 4-4:45, Wilton Library. For grades 2-3. The book for May is The 100-Year-Old Secret by Tracy Barrett. Snacks provided, along with fun detective activities. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Tuesday Book Buzz, Tuesday, May 21, 11-noon. Free; registration suggested; wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Green Speaker Series, Tuesday, May 21, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Adventurer of the Year Gregg Treinish with Daryl Hawk will feature Mr. Hawk, an international photographer and Wilton resident, interviewing Mr. Treinish who became one of the first two people to trek the length of the Andes Mountains. The 7,800-mile journey took two years. Free, registration recommended. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Newbery Club, Wednesday, May 22, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Wilton Library. For children in grades 4-6. The Newbery Award-winning book for May is The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate. Crafts, questions, snacks, activities. Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Robotics Club Information Session, Wednesday, May 22, 7-8 p.m., Wilton Library. A representative from FIRST will explain the national program and the library’s new robotics team for grades 7-11. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Energy Literacy and Classic Homes Workshop, Wednesday, May 22, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Historical Society. A workshop to help owners of historic and classic homes make energy-saving improvements without compromising historical integrity. Registration recommended. Information: Wilton Neighbor to Neighbor Energy Challenge office at 860-372-4406. Registration/Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Rocking the Credo: Faith in Calm and Crisis, Wednesday, May 22, 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.

Minecraft Club, Saturday, May 25, 10-noon, Wilton Library. Online gaming for ages 8 and up. Players bring own laptops and create own accounts. Free, registration required. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

AARP Driver Safety Class, Saturday, May 25, 10-2, Wilton Library. For drivers 50 and older. No written or driving tests. Connecticut residents only. Program cost: $12/AARP members; $14/non-members. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Tales to Tails, Saturday, May 25, 11-noon, Wilton Library. Children who are independent readers may read to therapy dogs. Free. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Get Smart for Wilton 5K, Sunday, May 26, 9 a.m., Wilton High School track, Danbury Road. Sponsored by Wilton Education Foundation. Registration is $25 and  begins at 8. Pre-registration online at wiltoneducationfoundation.org.

Memorial Day Pancake Breakfast, Monday, May 27, 8-10:30, Wilton Congregational Church, Ridgefield Road. Sponsored by Wilton Kiwanis Club.

Memorial Day Parade, Monday, May 27, 10 a.m. The parade begins at 21 River Road, proceeds past the Veterans Memorial Green and up Ridgefield Road to Hillside Cemetery for a patriotic program of speeches, music and song.

Senior Center Book Discussion, Tuesday, May 28, 11-noon, Wilton Senior Center, Comstock Community Center, 180 School Road. Barbara Jones will lead a discussion of The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit by Lucette Lagnado. Registration: 203-834-6240.

Computer Class, Wednesday, May 29, 12:30-2, Wilton Library. Getting Started — Facebook for the Faint of Heart is a demonstration-style class that will explain posting photos, messaging friends, and privacy settings. Registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Children’s Author Visit, Wednesday, May 29, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Tommy Greenwald, author of Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to NOT Reading, visits. Children will design a book cover and the winner will receive a copy of his new book, Charlie Joe Jackson’s Guide to Summer Vacation. Grades 3 and up. Books available for purchase and signing. Free. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Sleeping Beauty, Friday, May 31, 6-7 p.m., Wilton Library. The ballet is presented by the Wilton Conservatory of Dance. Reception follows performance. Grades K and up. Free. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.