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.
Technology Class — LinkedIn, Thursday, Feb. 26, 12:30-2 or 6-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. A demonstration of how to create a profile on this business networking site and how to look for a job. Registration encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
Thursday Prayer House, Thursday, Feb. 26, 7-9 p.m., Zion’s Hill United Methodist Church, 470 Danbury Road. The chapel will be open for quiet meditation and prayer with Pastor Steve Kim available for intercessory prayer. All are welcome to stop in any time during the two hours. Information: 203-762-9890 or zionshillmethodist.org.
Dim Sum Culinary Program, Thursday, Feb. 26, 7-10 p.m., White Carriage Barn at Ambler Farm, Hurlbutt Street. Master chef and Middlebrook School culinary arts teacher Heather Priest will teach how to make bite-sized Chinese dim sum. Enrollment limited, registration required. Information: amblerfarm.org.
A Journey — A Play/A Story/A Song, Friday, Feb. 27, noon-2, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Actress, singer and poet Kimberly Wilson will present a one-woman performance of the stories of black women, famous and fictional. Catered lunch included. Members: $20, non-members: $25. Registration: 203-762-7257 or education@wiltonhistorical.org.
She Loves Me, Friday, Feb. 27, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Tales to Tails, Saturday, Feb. 28, 11-noon, Wilton Library. Children who are shy but independent readers may read out loud to therapy dogs. Free, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
Norwalk Symphony Orchestra — Brass, Saturday, Feb. 28, 11-noon, Wilton Library. An interactive presentation for children 4 to 10 with their families.  Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
Years of Living Dangerously, Saturday, Feb. 28, 6 p.m., Wilton Congregational Church, 70 Ridgefield Road. Episode 1 of this environmental film series, Dry Season, will be screened. Saturday Soul Celebration at 5 will be led by Rev. Tom Carr of Second Baptist Church of Suffield and Terri Eickel, director of the Interreligious Eco-Justice Network. The community is invited to both the service and dinner/film program. Free, donations welcome. RSVP: years@wiltoncongregational.org.
She Loves Me, Saturday, Feb. 28, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Author Talk, Sunday, March 1, 4-5:30, Wilton Library. Tom Santopietro will talk about The Sound of Music Story, a fan book with the inside story of the beloved movie. Q&A and book signing. Registration highly recommended. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
She Loves Me, Sunday, March 1, 4 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Teen Advisory Board, Monday, March 2, 3:30-4:30, Wilton Library. Teens help select materials and events for the library. Registration recommended. Information: 203-762-3950, ext. 224 or email jwalker@wiltonlibrary.org.
Cardiac Health, Thursday, March 5, 7 p.m., Cannon Grange, 25 Cannon Road. EMT Nancy Capelle will talk about how to: recognize a cardiac emergency, respond, perform hands-only CPR, operate a automated external defibrillator and more. Free. Information: 203-762-1900 or cannongrange.org.
Thursday Prayer House, Thursday, March 5, 7-9 p.m., Zion’s Hill United Methodist Church, 470 Danbury Road. The chapel will be open for quiet meditation and prayer with Pastor Steve Kim available for intercessory prayer. All are welcome to stop in any time during the two hours. Information: 203-762-9890 or zionshillmethodist.org.
She Loves Me, Thursday, March 5, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Club Six, Friday, March 6, 7-9 p.m., Trackside Teen Center, 15 Station Road. Sixth graders are invited to Welcome Back Spring’ with a DJ, dancing, games, candy and popcorn. Tickets are $8 in advance at trackside.org, $10 at the door.
She Loves Me, Friday, March 6, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Hot & Cool: Jazz at the Brubeck Room, Saturday, March 7, 7:30-9 p.m., Wilton Library. Composer and guitarist Julian Lage will perform. Free, donations suggested. Reception follows, CDs for sale. Registration strongly recommended. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
She Loves Me, Saturday, March 7, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Youth Orchestra Concert, Sunday, March 8, 4 p.m., Clune Center at Wilton High School. Performances by the three Western Connecticut Youth Orchestra ensembles: symphony, string and wind. Tickets: $15/adults, $10/seniors and children under 12, at the door. Information: wctyo.org.
Scholarly Series: The Gilded Age, Sunday, March 8, 4-5:30, Wilton Library. Bonnie Yochelson will discuss How the Other Half Lives, based on the book by Jacob A. Riis, which revealed the deplorable conditions of New York slums. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
She Loves Me, Sunday, March 8, 4 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Men’s Breakfast, Tuesday, March 10, 9 a.m., Orem’s Diner, 167 Danbury Road. All men in the community invited for breakfast and conversation. Sponsored by Stay at Home in Wilton. RSVP: 203-762-2600.
Mah Jongg, Tuesday, March 10, 2 p.m., Wilton Senior Center, 180 School Road. Presented by Stay at Home in Wilton, open to all who want to learn. Information: Kay Chann at 203-762-9026.
Cryptozoology Club, Tuesday, March 10, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. This month: the Abominable Snowman. Grades 3-6, snacks. Registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
Breast Cancer Survivors’ Support Group, Tuesday, March 10, 6-8 p.m., Wilton Library. Monthly group for post-treatment cancer survivors presented by the Breast Cancer Survival Center. Questions: Nina Marino, 203-857-7304. Registration highly encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
Wilton Library Readers, Wednesday, March 11, noon-1:30, Wilton Library. Susan Boyar leads a discussion of All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr. Bring lunch, beverages provided. Advance registration suggested. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
Free Downloads — Music, Wednesday, March 11, 1-2:30, Wilton Senior Center, 180 School Road. Bring your own device and learn about the library’s free downloadables and streaming music. Registration strongly suggested. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
Learn to Learn with Atomic Training, Thursday, March 12, 12:30-2, Wilton Library. A demonstration of the online learning service Atomic Training. Learn to use products from Microsoft, Adobe, Apple and more. Wilton residents only; registration encouraged. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
Get Ready for Pi Day, Thursday, March 12, 3-4 p.m., Wilton Library. Pi Day is March 14, which corresponds to the mathematical constant of pi, which is 3.1415. Thursday activities include making pi bracelets and Pi Day hats. Snacks include pie. Grades 3-4, registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
She Loves Me, Thursday, March 12, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Robert the Guitar Guy, Friday, March 13, 11-11:30, Wilton Library. Music and fun for children ages 2-6 and their caregivers. Free, registration recommended. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
Fireside Tales and Trails, Friday, March 13, 1-2, Woodcock Nature Center, Deer Run Road. Staff will read from A Frog in the Bog by Karma Wilson and Joan Rankin, children may meet a live animal and make a craft. Ages 3-5. Cost: $5/member child, $10/non-members. Pre-registration required by March 12: 203-762-7280. Information: woodcocknaturecenter.org.
Focus ’15 Art Exhibition Reception, Friday, March 13, 6-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Reception for Wilton Arts Council’s annual photography competition. Open to the community. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
She Loves Me, Friday, March 13, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Pi Day, Saturday, March 14, 10:30-4:30, Wilton Library. Pi Day is 3-14-15 (or 3.1415). Contests and crafts for children of all ages. Win a pie by guessing its circumference. No registration. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
New Perspectives Film Series, Saturday, March 14, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Elaine Stritch: Shot Me, showcases the actress through rare archival footage and intimate cinema vérité. Suggested donation of $5. Refreshments served. Q&A following the film with filmmaker Megan Smith-Harris. Registration highly recommended. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.
She Loves Me, Saturday, March 14, 8 p.m., Wilton Playshop. A light-hearted musical romance. Tickets: $25-$30 available at wiltonplayshop.org.
Drop-in St. Patrick’s Day Crafts, Sunday, March 15, 1-4:30, Wilton Library. No registration. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.