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 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.

Change of Heart, Friday, Feb. 28, 8:30-noon, Wilton Family Y, Danbury Road. A program to make women more aware of the risks of heart disease. Nancy Capelle of Wilton will share her experience as a heart attack survivor at 10:45. Activities include exercise classes, nutritional information and blood pressure screenings. Open to the community. Information: Information: Mary Ann Genuario at magenuario@wiltonymca.org or 203-762-8384, ext. 282.

Rainbow Loom Club, Friday, Feb. 28, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. Children in grades 1 and up can share their knowledge and enthusiasm for this rubber band craft. Supplies limited, bring your own. No registration. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Little Women, Friday, Feb. 28, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A musical presentation of the classic story by Louisa May Alcott. Tickets: $30 for adults, $25 for students and seniors. Information: wiltonplayshop.org.

Norwalk Symphony Orchestra, Saturday, March 1, 10-11, Wilton Library. Children 3-10 and their families may experience brass instruments. Advance registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Flu Clinic, Saturday, March 1, 10-noon, Wilton Library. Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County will offer its last family flu clinic of the season. Cost: $40; cash, check, Medicare Part B, Anthem or Aetna. Bring insurance card. Information: 203-762-8958.

Minecraft Club, Saturday, March 1, 10-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.

Maple Syrup Open House, Saturday, March 1, 1-2, Ambler Farm, Hurlbutt Street. Tap a tree, learn different ways of making syrup throughout history, taste Ambler Farm syrup over ice cream. Free. Registration required: amblerfarm.org.

Dr. Seuss Celebration, Saturday, March 1, 2-2:45, Wilton Library. Stories and a visit with the Cat in the hat. Grades K and up. Another session for grades 1-3 is from 3 to 3:45. Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Mardi Gras Crepe Dinner, Saturday, March 1, 5-8, Georgetown Cultural Center, 49 New Street. Dinner and dessert crepes and salad. Sponsored by Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Tickets: $10/adults, $7/seniors and children up to age 10, free for children 3 or younger. Snow date: March 2, same time and place. Information/reservations: 203-544-8858.

Hot & Cool: Jazz at the Brubeck Room, Saturday, March 1, 7:30-9, Wilton Library. Pianist Henry Butler offers up an amalgam of jazz, Caribbean, classical, pop, blues and R&B. Reception follows. Suggested donation: $10. Advance registration strongly suggested.  Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Little Women, Saturday, March 1, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A musical presentation of the classic story by Louisa May Alcott. Tickets: $30 for adults, $25 for students and seniors. Information: wiltonplayshop.org.

Little Women, Sunday, March 2, 2 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A musical presentation of the classic story by Louisa May Alcott. Tickets: $30 for adults, $25 for students and seniors. Information: wiltonplayshop.org.

Symphonic Concert, Sunday, March 2, 4 p.m., Clune Center at Wilton High School, Danbury Road. The Western Connecticut Youth Orchestra will play with the Ridgefield Symphony Orchestra. Tickets and information: 203-438-3889.

Arts at St. Matthew’s, Sunday, March 2, 4 p.m., St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 36 New Canaan Road. The St. Matthew’s Choirs will perform Majesty & Glory: Songs of Transformation and Peace, with music by Handel, Mendelssohn, Parry and Britten among others. Spirituals and music from Broadway will also be featured. Free. Information: artsatstmatthews.org.

American Made: The Industrial Revolution in Connecticut, Sunday, March 2, 4-5:30, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. The Rise and Fall of the Connecticut Textile Industry with speaker Jamie Eves, executive director of the Windham Textile and History Museum. Free, donations welcome. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Parenting Book Series with Dr. Susan Bauerfeld, Tuesday, March 4, 10:30-noon. The book this month is No: Why Kids — of All Ages — Need to Hear it and Ways Parents Can Say It by Dr. David Walsh. Reading the book is not required. Free, registration strongly encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Awesome Origami, Wednesday, March 5, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. Grades 2 and up. Staff member Shayna Simpson will demonstrate how to make a box, and crane and something else. No experience required. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Little Women, Thursday, March 6, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A musical presentation of the classic story by Louisa May Alcott. Tickets: $25 for adults, $20 for students and seniors. Information: wiltonplayshop.org.

Children’s Garden Club, Friday, March 7, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. Children in kindergarten and up are invited to join this weekly club that will extend through spring, summer and fall. Children will plan, plant, tend and eat fruits and vegetables in the library’s garden. Information: Andrea Falkner at afalkner@wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Little Women, Friday, March 7, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A musical presentation of the classic story by Louisa May Alcott. Tickets: $30 for adults, $25 for students and seniors. Information: wiltonplayshop.org.

Minecraft Club, Saturday, March 8, 10-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.

Maple Syrup Open House, Saturday, March 8, 1-2, Ambler Farm, Hurlbutt Street. Tap a tree, learn different ways of making syrup throughout history, taste Ambler Farm syrup over ice cream. Free. Registration required: amblerfarm.org.

Schmitty the Weather Dog, Saturday, March 8, 3:30-4:30, Wilton Library. Author Elly McGuire, Ron the Weatherman and Schmitty the Weather Dog will visit the library for reading, weather chat, and a sing-a-long. Schmitty will shake hands. Grades K and up. Registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950, wiltonlibrary.org.

Little Women, Saturday, March 8, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A musical presentation of the classic story by Louisa May Alcott. Tickets: $30 for adults, $25 for students and seniors. Information: wiltonplayshop.org.

Little Women, Sunday, March 9, 2 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A musical presentation of the classic story by Louisa May Alcott. Tickets: $30 for adults, $25 for students and seniors. Information: wiltonplayshop.org.

Candlelight Concert, Sunday, March 9, 4-5:30, Wilton Congregational Church, 70 Ridgefield Road. Clarinetist David Shifrin will be joined by the Amphion String Quartet in a program including Wolf’s Serenade and clarinet quintets by Mozart and Brahms. Ticket information: 203-762-3401 or wiltoncandlelightconcerts.org.