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

Shred Day, Saturday, Sept. 27, 9 to noon, Bankwell in Wilton, 47 Old Ridgefield Road. Free shredding of old disks, credit cards, passports, bills, invoices, checks, bank statements and other personal papers. Limit two two-foot square boxes. Information: mybankwell.com.

Minecraft Club, Saturday, Sept. 27, 10 to noon, Wilton Library. Children ages 8 and up may bring their laptop and play the subscription-based online game.  Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Canning & Preserving Tomatoes, Saturday, Sept. 27, 10-1, Millstone Farm, 180 Millstone Road. Learn the basics of canning, freezing and other methods of storing tomatoes. Hands-on class. Farm tour if time and weather allow. Limited to 20; $30 per person. Mail check to Workshops, Millstone Farm, 180 Millstone Road, Wilton 06897. Information: jhausman@millstonefarm.org.

Lambert Corner Walking Tour, Saturday, Sept. 27, 11, Lambert Corner. The Wilton Historical Society hosts a walking tour of Lambert Corner with former First Selectman Bob Russell. Gather at Lambert House. Cider and cookies at the end at Historical Christmas Barn store. Information: 203-762-7257, wiltonhistorical.org.

Tales to Tails, Saturday, Sept. 27, 11 to noon, Wilton Library. Children  who are independent readers may read out loud to therapy dogs. Free; registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Ambler Farm Day, Sunday, Sept. 28, noon to 4, Ambler Farm, 257 Hurlbutt Street. Trebuchet, hay maze, pie stand, farm animals, hay ride, apple slingshot, scarecrow making and more. Admission: $20/family, $10/seniors. Information: amblerfarm.org.

Hurlbutt Street Schoolhouse Open House, Sunday, Sept. 28, 1-4, 157 Hurlbutt Street. Visit the one-room schoolhouse that operated from 1834 to 1935.

Family Day at the Farm, Sunday, Sept. 28, 10-2, Millstone Farm, 180 Millstone Road. Tour the farm; meet the animals, collect eggs, work in the garden. Recommended for ages 5-10, accompanied by adult. Rain or shine. Limited space; $20 per adult, $10 per child. Mail check to Workshops, Millstone Farm, 180 Millstone Road, Wilton 06897. Information: jhausman@millstonefarm.org.

Candlelight Concert, Sunday, Sept. 28, 4-5:30, Wilton Congregational Church. Candlelight Concerts opens its 67th season with a return visit by pianist Marc-André Hamelin. All performances are on Sunday afternoons. Ticket information: 203-762-3401, wiltoncandlelightconcerts.org.

ESL Registration and Testing, Monday, Sept. 29, 9:30-11:30, Wilton Library. Twice-weekly classes in English as a Second Language begin. Testing and registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Parenting Book Series, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 10:30 to noon, Wilton Library. Dr. Susan Bauerfeld presents an overview of the parenting book Mindful Parenting by Kristen Race Question and discussion follow presentation. Free; registration strongly encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Wilton League of Women Voters Meeting & Lunch, Thursday, Oct. 2, 11:30-1:30, Rolling Hills Country Club, 333 Hurlbutt Street. Guest speaker will be Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut. Tickets: $35/advance registration required. Information: wiltonlwv.org.

Ladies’ Soirée, Thursday, Oct. 2, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Fund-raiser celebrating women and their friendships. Hors d’oeuvres, signature margarita, silent auction, drawing for Jet Blue tickets and iPad Mini. Tickets: $50. Information: wiltonlibrary.org or call Jennifer Wallace at 203-762-3950, ext. 239.

Minks to Sinks Tag Sale, Saturday, Oct. 4, 9 to 5, Route 7 and School Road. Information: minkstosinks.info.

Minks to Sinks Tag Sale, Sunday, Oct. 5, noon to 4, Route 7 and School Road. All merchandise is half-price. Information: minkstosinks.info.

Minks to Sinks Tag Sale, Monday, Oct. 6, 9 to noon, Route 7 and School Road. All merchandise is half-price. Information: minkstosinks.info.

Timeless Gatherings, Thursday, Oct. 9, 1-5, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. The Wilton Garden Club presents a standard flower show of almost 50 floral designs and hundreds of horticultural specimens in the historical society’s period rooms. $10 admission includes a ticket for a daily drawing and tea in the 1860 Abbott Barn. Information: wiltonhistorical.org, 203-762-7257.

Timeless Gatherings, Friday, Oct. 10, 10-4, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. The Wilton Garden Club presents a standard flower show of almost 50 floral designs and hundreds of horticultural specimens in the historical society’s period rooms. $10 admission includes a ticket for a daily drawing and tea in the 1860 Abbott Barn. Information: wiltonhistorical.org, 203-762-7257.

Gala Cocktail Reception, Friday, Oct. 10, 6-9, Wilton Historical Society. The Wilton Garden Club and Wilton Historical Society present a fund-raiser for the preservation of Wilton’s Old Town Hall. Tickets are $50 per person. Information: wiltonhistorical.org, 203-762-7257.

Timeless Gatherings, Saturday, Oct. 11, 10-2, Wilton Historical Society. 224 Danbury Road. The Wilton Garden Club presents a standard flower show of almost 50 floral designs and hundreds of horticultural specimens in the historical society’s period rooms. $10 admission includes a ticket for a daily drawing and tea in the 1860 Abbott Barn. Information: wiltonhistorical.org, 203-762-7257.

American Artisan Show Preview Party, Friday, Oct. 17, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Wilton Historical Society. $75 admission. Information: americanartisanshow.com, or email artisanshow@wiltonhistorical.org.

Pickles & Preserving, Saturday, Oct. 18, 10-1, Millstone Farm, 180 Millstone Road. Hands-on class with farmer Annie Farrell. Limited to 20; $30 per person. Mail check to Workshops, Millstone Farm, 180 Millstone Road, Wilton 06897. Information: jhausman@millstonefarm.org.

American Artisan Show, Saturday, Oct. 18, 10-5, Wilton Historical Society. $8 admission. Information: americanartisanshow.com, or email artisanshow@wiltonhistorical.org.

American Artisan Show Preview Party, Sunday, Oct. 19, 11-4, Wilton Historical Society. $8 admission. Information: americanartisanshow.com, or email artisanshow@wiltonhistorical.org.

Wrightslaw Special Education Conference, Thursday, Oct. 23, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., 70 Ridgefield Road. Special education attorney  Pete Wright will discuss ADHD, behavioral challenges, mental health challenges, dyslexia, food allergies and other health impairments. Registration: $175/parents, $225/professionals. Information: advocatewithfaith.com or WLC2014@advocatewithfaith.com.

Lambert Corner Walking Tour, Saturday, Oct. 25, 11, Lambert Corner. The Wilton Historical Society hosts a walking tour of Lambert Corner with Bob Russell. Information: wiltonhistorical.org, 203-762-7257.

Fall Antiques Market, Sunday, Oct. 26, 9-5, Wilton High School Field House. Barnstar Productions presents the Wilton Fall Antiques Market, benefiting the Wilton Historical Society. $10 admission. Information: wiltonhistorical.org, 203-762-7257.