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.

Cursive Class, Thursday, Dec. 8, 4-5 p.m., Wilton Library. For ages 9 and up who want to learn how to write in script. Registration required: 203-762-6336 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Author Talk, Thursday, Dec. 8, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Jeff Benedict talks about his collaboration with Hall of Famer Steve Young, QB: My Life Behind the Spiral. Free, registration highly recommended: 203-762-6336 or wiltonlibrary.org.

A Charlie Brown Christmas, Friday, Dec. 9, 7:30 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A live performance based on the classic television special. Approximately 40 minutes. Tickets: $20/adults; $10/10 and under. wiltonplayshop.org.

Holiday Greens Sale, Saturday, Dec. 10, 9-4, Ambler Farm. Trees, wreaths, roping for sale. Santa, hot cocoa, cider, treats. Information: Debbie Corrigan at deb@amblerfarm.org.

Holly Jolly Saturday, Saturday, Dec. 10, 11-4, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Visit with Santa, make pomanders and decorate gingerbread cookies ($5 for both workshops) from 11 to 2. Silhouette artist Debbie O’Connor from noon to 4 by appointment (203-762-7257) and Great Trains Exhibit ($10/non-member adults, free/children and members) from 10 to 4.

Family Day Wreath Decorating, Saturday, Dec. 10, noon-4, Woodcock Nature Center, 56 Deer Run Road. Use natural materials and kid-friendly pieces to make a personalized balsam holiday wreath. All ages welcome; open house; $45/wreath payable at the door. Hot cocoa and cookies will be served. Groups accommodated with advance notice. Details: 203-762-7280 or woodcocknaturecenter.org.

A Charlie Brown Christmas, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2 and 4 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A live performance based on the classic television special. Approximately 40 minutes. Tickets: $20/adults; $10/10 and under. wiltonplayshop.org.

(Not) Just for Kids Music Program — A Joyful Noise, Saturday, Dec. 10, 3-4, Wilton Library. Members of the Norwalk Symphony Orchestra demonstrate percussion instruments. Free, registration recommended: 203-762-6336 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Holiday Greens Sale, Sunday, Dec. 11, 11-4, Ambler Farm, 257 Hurlbutt Street. Trees, wreaths, roping for sale. Santa, hot cocoa, cider, treats. Information: Debbie Corrigan at deb@amblerfarm.org.

The Nutcracker, Sunday, Dec. 11, 1 and 4:30 p.m., Clune Center for the Performing Arts, Wilton High School, 395 Danbury Road. Presented by Wilton Dance Studio. Tickets: at the door, online at wiltondance.com, or call 203-544-9007 and leave a message.

A Charlie Brown Christmas, Sunday, Dec. 11, 2 and 4 p.m., Wilton Playshop, Lovers Lane. A live performance based on the classic television special. Approximately 40 minutes. Tickets: $20/adults; $10/10 and under. Wiltonplayshop.org.

Advent Concert, Sunday, Dec. 11, 3:30, Chapel of the Villa de Notre Dame, 345 Belden Hill Road. The adult choir of Our Lady of Fatima Church presents the Christmas Cantata: Nowell, Nowell, Emmanuel and traditional carols. Free. Information: 203-216-7999

Wilton Singers Holiday Sing, Sunday, Dec. 11, 1:30-2:30 and 3:30-4:30, Wilton Library. The Singers perform highlights from their Holiday Feast and then lead a festive sing-along. A visit from Santa Claus caps the event. The 3:30 show is sold out. Tickets: $5/child, $10/adult, $20/family, at the door. Cash or check only. 203-762-6336 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Mah Jongg, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 12:30, Wilton Senior Center, Comstock Community Center, 180 School Road. Beginners welcome. Sponsored by Stay at Home in Wilton and the senior center. Free. RSVP: Kay Chann at 203-762-9026.

Night Time Knitters, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 6-7:30, Wilton Library. Bring a project or borrow needles and yarn. For adults and teens in seventh grade and up. No registration. 203-762-6336 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Sounds of the Season, Friday, Dec. 16, 7:30 p.m., St. Matthew’s Church, 36 New Canaan Road. Music on the Hill Festival Chorus and Jubilate Ringers present classic carols from around the world and a sing-along. Tickets: $20 in advance, $25 at the door; children and students admitted free. Purchase: musiconthehill.org; reserve: tickets@musiconthehillct.org or 203-529-3133.

Tales to Tails, Saturday, Dec. 17, 11-noon, Wilton Library. Children who are independent readers may read to therapy dogs. Free, registration required: 203-762-3950 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Holiday Crafts, Sunday, Dec. 18, 1-4:30, Wilton LIbrary. Make a craft like a gingerbread ornament or pipe cleaner candy cane. All ages, no registration. 203-762-3950 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Parent Support Group, Monday, Dec. 19, 10-11:30, G&B Cultural Center, 49 New Street. For parents  of children with behavioral, emotional and mental health issues. Free, presented by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Child and Adolescent Network (CAN). Information: Beth at 203-984-0123 or Beth44es@gmail.com or visit namisouthwestct.com.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, Monday, Dec. 19, 1-6:30, Wilton Library. Make an appointment by calling 1-800-733-2767; walk-ins welcome.

Charlie Brown Christmas, Monday, Dec. 19, 4:15-5, Wilton Library. Children may watch the TV classic and then create their own Charlie Brown Christmas tree in miniature. Ages 4 and up. Registration required: 203-762-6336 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Holiday Movies, Friday, Dec. 23, 10:15-5:30, Wilton Library. Children’s classics will be shown all day, including Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. No registration. 203-762-6336 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Menorah Lighting Celebration, Monday, Dec. 26, 6 p.m., Town Green, Wilton Center. Live music, Chanukah gelt, dreidels. Free and open to all. Led by Rabbi Levi Stone of the Schneerson Center. Information: 203-635-4118 or schneersoncenter.org.

Chanukah Celebration, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 4-4:30, Wilton Library. Celebrate the Festival of Lights with stories and songs. All ages; registration required: 203-762-6336 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Night Time Knitters, Wednesday, Dec. 28, 6-7:30, Wilton Library. Bring a project or borrow needles and yarn. For adults and teens in seventh grade and up. No registration. 203-762-6336 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

New Year Celebration, Friday, Dec. 30, 2-3, Wilton Library. Crafts and activities. All ages; registration required: 203-762-6336 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.