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.

Blood Pressure Screening, Thursday, Aug. 14, 12:30-2, Wilton Family Y. Blood pressure screening sponsored by Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County. Free of charge and open to the public. No appointment necessary. Information: 203-834-6240.

Open Crafts for Teens, Thursday, Aug. 14, 3-5, Wilton Library. Teens entering grades 6-12 can decorate bottles, create magnets, make jewelry and more. Free; no registration. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Jewelry Workshop, Friday, Aug. 15, 10-11:30, Wilton Senior Center. Viola Galetta conducts this jewelry-making workshop. No prior experience necessary. $5 drop-in fee. Information: 203-834-6240.

Feldenkrais with Cathy Paine, Friday, Aug. 15, 10-11, Wilton Senior Center. Explore this exciting and innovative movement method designed to relieve pain, exercise the brain and help move with greater comfort, ease and fluidity. Information: 203-834-6240.

Perfect Pre-K Programs, Friday, Aug. 15, 11-11:45, Wilton Library. Children in Pre-K and their caregivers can enjoy stories, one of the library’s collection of Weston Woods films and a craft to take home during the Story Time with a Film and Craft program. Registration required. Each child and caregiver must be registered separately. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Contract Bridge, Friday, Aug. 15, noon, Wilton Senior Center. Contact Eleanor Mihailidis for more information: 203-762-8720.

Minecraft Club, Saturday, Aug. 16, 10 to noon, Wilton Library. Children ages 8 and up are invited to bring their laptop and play the popular subscription-based online game. Each player must create their own account. Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Introduction to 3D Printing, Saturday, Aug. 16, 11 to noon, Wilton Library. One-hour group demonstration on the basics of using the library’s new 3D printer, the MakerBot Replicator 2X. Participants ages 13 and over must have a Connecticut library card and a signed Innovation Station agreement form, which is available on the Wilton Library’s website. Space limited; registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Enhance Fitness with Laura Mars, Monday, Aug. 18, 9:15-10:15, Wilton Senior Center. The hour-long class includes 30 minutes of endurance-type activity and specific strengthening exercise for legs, trunk, arms and shoulders. Information: 203-834-6240.

Line Dance Fusion with Beatriz Araujo, Monday, Aug. 18, 10:30-11:30, Wilton Senior Center. Ms. Araujo teaches line dancing as a great form of exercise and social interaction. Beginners as well as experienced dancers are welcome. Information: 203-834-6240.

Introduction to Electronic Sewing, Monday, Aug. 18, 11 to noon, Wilton Library. Class on how to print designs on fabric, bags and more, using the Innovation Station’s Singer Futura XL-400. Participants ages 13 and over must have a Connecticut library card and a signed Innovation Station agreement form. Space is limited to three students per session. Registration is required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Senior Center Movie, Monday, Aug. 18, noon, Wilton Senior Center. Information: 203-834-6240.

Billiards/Pool, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 10:30, Wilton Senior Center. Information: 203-834-6240.

Yoga with Denise O’Hearn, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 11, Wilton Senior Center. Join Ms. O’Hearn, owner of Vibrant Moves in Wilton, for yoga at the Senior Center. There is a $3 drop-in fee. Information: 203-834-6240.

Duplicate Bridge, Tuesday, Aug. 19, noon, Wilton Senior Center. Contact Maureen Turnier for more information: 203-762-9386.

Talk, Food and Movie for Teens, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 4-5:30, Wilton Library. Teens entering grades 6-12 are invited for pizza and a book discussion on Lois Lowry’s book The Giver. If the movie is playing at Wilton Bow Tie Cinema, teens will head over to watch the new release of the film following the discussion. No charge, but registration is required by noon on Monday, Aug. 18. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Drop-In Duplicate Bridge with Dan DeVlieg, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 10-12:30, Wilton Senior Center. $5 fee. Information: 203-834-6240.

Tai Chi with Julienne Camhi, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 10-11, Wilton Senior Center. Ms. Camhi teaches easy-to-absorb, effective, short sets of motions (forms) appropriate for any age. Information: 203-834-6240.

Mah Jongg, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 1, Wilton Senior Center. Information: 203-834-6240.

Meditation Seminar, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 7:30-9, Bella & Co., 32 Cannon Road. Spiritual counselor and meditation facilitator Anna Raimondi conducts a meditation seminar at Bella & Co. Information: annaraimondi.com, 203-803-0452.

Enhance Fitness with Leslie Hinshaw, Thursday, Aug. 21, 9-10, Wilton Senior Center. The hour-long class includes 30 minutes of endurance-type activity and specific strengthening exercise for legs, trunk, arms and shoulders. Information: 203-834-6240.

Yoga with Denise O’Hearn, Thursday, Aug. 21, 10, Wilton Senior Center. Join Ms. O’Hearn, owner of Vibrant Moves in Wilton, for yoga at the Senior Center. There is a $3 drop-in fee. Information: 203-834-6240.

Introduction to 3D Printing, Thursday, Aug. 21, 11 to noon, Wilton Library. One-hour group demonstration on the basics of using the library’s new 3D printer, the MakerBot Replicator 2X. Participants ages 13 and over must have a Connecticut library card and a signed Innovation Station agreement form. Space limited; registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Senior Center Lunch and Bingo, Thursday, Aug. 21, noon, Wilton Senior Center. The Senior Center hosts a $3 lunch prepared by Chef Karen White. After lunch, ten games of Bingo are held in the Game Room. Information: 203-834-6240.

Feldenkrais with Cathy Paine, Friday, Aug. 22, 10-11, Wilton Senior Center. Explore this exciting and innovative movement method designed to relieve pain, exercise the brain and help move with greater comfort, ease and fluidity. Information: 203-834-6240.

Contract Bridge, Friday, Aug. 22, noon, Wilton Senior Center. Contact Eleanor Mihailidis for more information: 203-762-8720.

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

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

Mythical, Magical Summer Reading Program Awards Party, Saturday, Aug. 23, 3-4, Wilton Library. Children who have met the summer reading program goal of 60 books/3,000 pages will participate in a ceremony, where they will receive a certificate and a T-shirt. A reception will follow. Caregivers must be present. No registration. Participants will be contacted prior to the event. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Cannon Grange Fair, Sunday, Aug. 24, 10-4, Cannon Grange. The 82nd annual agricultural fair will exhibit baked goods and preserves, crafts and collections, vegetables and fruit, flowers, eggs, and more. Admission is $1 per person or a canned good for the Wilton Food Pantry. Information: cannongrange.org.

Enhance Fitness with Laura Mars, Monday, Aug. 25, 9:15-10:15, Wilton Senior Center. The hour-long class includes 30 minutes of endurance-type activity and specific strengthening exercise for legs, trunk, arms and shoulders. Information: 203-834-6240.

Line Dance Fusion with Beatriz Araujo, Monday, Aug. 25, 10:30-11:30, Wilton Senior Center. Ms. Araujo teaches line dancing as a great form of exercise and social interaction. Beginners as well as experienced dancers are welcome. Information: 203-834-6240.

Introduction to Electronic Sewing, Monday, Aug. 25, 11 to noon, Wilton Library. Class on how to print designs on fabric, bags and more, using the Innovation Station’s Singer Futura XL-400. Participants ages 13 and over must have a Connecticut library card and a signed Innovation Station agreement form. Space is limited to three students per session. Registration is required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Champagne Brunch, Monday, Aug. 25, 11-1, Wilton Newcomers Club. Light brunch and mimosas mark the first day of school. Baby sitting. At the home of club president Tara Thompson. Information: wiltonnewcomersclub.com.

Summer Music and Arts Festival, Monday, Aug. 25, 11:15, The Greens at Cannondale. Great Stars in the Movies with Byron Matthews. Information: 203-761-1191

Comstock Knitters and Crafters, Monday, Aug. 25, 1-2:30. Basic instruction will be provided for projects. Information: 203-834-6240.

Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence Exhibition/Reception, Monday, Aug. 25, 6-7:30, Wilton Library. Daniel van Benthuysen explores the borderlines between abstraction and realism. Free; registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Billiards/Pool, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 10:30, Wilton Senior Center. Information: 203-834-6240.

Yoga with Denise O’Hearn, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 11, Wilton Senior Center. Join Ms. O’Hearn, owner of Vibrant Moves in Wilton, for yoga at the Senior Center. There is a $3 drop-in fee. Information: 203-834-6240.

Ice Cream Party, Tuesday, Aug. 26, noon, Wilton Senior Center. Laurel Ridge hosts a complimentary ice cream party at the senior center. Information: 203-834-6240.

Mah Jongg, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 12:30, Wilton Senior Center. Information: 203-834-6240.

Drop-In Duplicate Bridge with Dan DeVlieg,, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 10-12:30, Wilton Senior Center. $5 fee. Information: 203-834-6240.

Tai Chi, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 10-11, Wilton Senior Center. Easy-to-absorb, effective, short sets of motions appropriate for any age. Information: 203-834-6240.

Mah Jongg, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 1, Wilton Senior Center. Information: 203-834-6240.

Free Fiction, Films and Fugues to Go, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 1-2:30, Wilton Library. Learn how to download e-books, e-magazines, and jazz and classical music from library resources. Free, registration suggested. Register:  203-834-6240.

Enhance Fitness, Thursday, Aug. 28, 9-10, Wilton Senior Center. Endurance-type activity and strengthening exercises. Information: 203-834-6240.

Yoga, Thursday, Aug. 28, 10, Wilton Senior Center. There is a $3 drop-in fee. Information: 203-834-6240.

Senior Center Lunch and Bingo, Thursday, Aug. 28, noon, Wilton Senior Center. The Senior Center hosts a $3 lunch prepared by Chef Karen White. After lunch, ten games of Bingo are held in the Game Room. Information: 203-834-6240.

Contract Bridge, Friday, Aug. 29, noon, Wilton Senior Center. Contact Eleanor Mihailidis for more information: 203-762-8720.

Minecraft Club, Saturday, Aug. 30, 10 to noon, Wilton Library. Children ages 8 and up may bring their laptop and play the popular subscription-based online game. Each player must create their own account. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.