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.

College Essay Workshop, Thursday, Sept. 22, 7-8 p.m., Wilton Library. Writer and editor Carey Field will explain how to understand the essay prompts, come up with compelling topics, and pitfalls to avoid. Free, registration required. Wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Awesome Autumn Book Sale Fundraiser, Friday, Sept. 23, noon-6, Wilton Library. Books for all age groups on all topics as well as collectible and rare books, DVDs, CDs, books on CD. Wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Booked for Lunch, Friday, Sept. 23, 12:30-2, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. The society’s book club will discuss Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams by Louisa Thomas. The author will join the group via Skype. Free. Bring a bag lunch, the society provides a drink and dessert. Registration requested: 203-762-7257 or info@wiltonhistorical.org.

Music on the Hill September Soirée, Friday, Sept. 23, 7:30 p.m., WEPCO Parish Hall, 48 New Canaan Road. Annual auction fundraiser with wine, song and swag; this year with a tropical vibe. Tickets: $30 in advance at musiconthehillCT.org; $35 at the door.

Trail Building at Quarry Head Park, Saturday, Sept. 24, 8:45 a.m. to 1 p.m., Quarry Head, Route 33. Volunteers needed to help reroute the red trail at the park from the picnic area to the brook. The work is not strenuous. Provided: gloves, tools, lunch, drinks. Training offered; not everyone needs to use tools. Register: conservationevent@wiltonct.org or call Donna at 203-834-0128.

Awesome Autumn Book Sale Fundraiser, Saturday, Sept. 24, 10-5, Wilton Library. Books for all age groups on all topics as well as collectible and rare books, DVDs, CDs, books on CD. Wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Colonial Cookery and Customs, Saturday, Sept. 24, 11-12:30, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. This month’s recipe for kids in grades 4-8 is apple tansey with fairy butter. Members/$10, non-members/$15. Registration: 203-762-7257 or info@wiltonhistorical.org.

Duck Dash, Saturday, Sept. 24, 1-3, Merwin Meadows, Lovers Lane. The Community Nursery School of Wilton’s first annual Duck Dash with food, music, inflatables, games and face painting. Rubber duckies race across the pond with help from a fire hose. $10 per duck available at locations in town or at duckdashwilton@gmail.com. Cash prizes. Benefits school scholarship fund and donation to Wilton Fire Department.

Ambler Farm Day, Sunday, Sept. 25, noon-4, Ambler Farm, Hurlbutt Street. Farm animals, apple slingshot, make a scarecrow, hay rides, trebuchet, crafts, pumpkin patch live music, apple pies, and baked goods. Tickets: $20/family. Amblerfarm.org.

Awesome Autumn Book Sale Fundraiser, Sunday, Sept. 25, 1-5, Wilton Library. Books for all age groups on all topics as well as collectible and rare books, DVDs, CDs, books on CD. Everything half-price. Wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Hurlbutt Street Schoolhouse Open House, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2-5, Hurlbutt Street. Visitors are welcome to explore the one-room schoolhouse and learn how children were taught in the early 19th century. Cider and donuts will be served.

College Essay Workshop, Sunday, Sept. 25, 3-4 p.m., Wilton Library. Writer and editor Carey Field will explain how to understand the essay prompts, come up with compelling topics, and pitfalls to avoid. Free, registration required. Wiltonlibrary.org or 203-762-3950.

Candlelight Concert, Sunday, Sept. 25, 4-5:30, Wilton Congregational Church, 70 Ridgefield Road. The Dover String Quartet presents Mozart, Beethoven, and David Ludwig. Tickets: 203-762-3401 or wiltoncandlelightconcerts.org.

Senior Center Book Discussion, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 11-noon, Wilton Senior Center, Comstock Community Center, 180 School Road. Judson Scruton leads a discussion of poems including Frost’s The Silken Tent, Eberhart’s Coast of Maine, Untermeyer’s Upon Washington Bridge, and Jacobsen's Hourglass. Register at 203-834-6240.

Mah Jongg, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 12:30, Wilton Senior Center, Comstock Community Center, 180 School Road. Beginners welcome. Sponsored by Stay at Home in Wilton and the senior center. RSVP: Kay Chann at 203-762-9026.

Art Exhibition and Reception, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 6-7:30 p.m.,Wilton Library. Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence Deborah Bonnell will show her work. Free, registration suggested: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Breast Cancer Survivors’ Support Group, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 6-8 p.m., Wilton Library. For post-treatment survivors, presented by the Breast Cancer Survival Center. Free, registration highly encouraged. Questions: call Nina Marino at 203-857-7304 or visit breastcancersurvival.org. Register: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Fall Minks to Sinks Sale on-site consignments at site of upcoming sale, at corner of Route 7 and School Road; Tuesday, Sept. 27, 10 to 2; Wednesday, Sept. 28, 10 to 2 and 4 to 6; Thursday, Sept. 29, 10 to 2. Sale benefits Family & Children’s Agency. List of merchandise accepted for donation or consignment at minkstosinks.info.

No Letting Go, Thursday, Sept. 29, 10 a.m. Wilton Library. Screening of the film that depicts the impact on the Silverman family when the middle son is discovered to suffer from mental illness. Randi Silverman, the film’s writer and producer, will lead a Q&A. Advance registration recommended: 203-762-6334 or wiltonlibrary.org.

The Yellow Dress, Thursday, Sept. 29, 7 p.m., Wilton Library. Presented by Wilton High School’s Teen PeaceWorks club, this one-woman show examines the warning signs of dating violence. Free. Q&A, raffle.

Fall Minks to Sinks Sale opens Saturday, Oct. 1, from 9 to 5, in tents at corner of School Road and Route 7. Bargain days (50% off) are Sunday, Oct. 2, noon to 4 and Monday, Oct. 3, 9 to noon. Benefit for Family & Children’s Agency. More information at minkstosinks.info.

Flour Sack Stenciling, Saturday, Oct. 1, 11-12:30, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Children 6-12 will stencil fall leaves on cotton dish towels made of flour sack cloth. Snacks. Members: $10/child or $25/family; non-members, $15/child or $35/family. Register: 203-762-7257 or info@wiltonhistorical.org.

Writers' Workshop, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 4–4:45 p.m., Wilton Library. Continuation of workshop for children ages 9-11. Each session will explore one element of a story, followed by a think-draw-write approach that is designed to lead to a finished story by the workshop’s end. Session #4: Sometimes things get worse before they get better; registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Writers' Workshop, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 4–4:45 p.m., Wilton Library. Continuation of workshop for children ages 9-11. Each session will explore one element of a story, followed by a think-draw-write approach that is designed to lead to a finished story by the workshop’s end. Session #5: Problem solved; registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.

Zumba and Indoor Cycling Fund-raiser, Friday, Oct. 14, 6:30-8 p.m., Riverbrook Regional YMCA, 404 Danbury Road. Presented by Wilton Police Benevolent Association to raise money for the Domestic Violence Crisis Center. Minimum donation: $25/individuals, $35/families. Information: Mary Ann Genuario at mgenuario@riverbrookymca.org.

Writers' Workshop, Tuesday, Oct. 18, 4–4:45 p.m., Wilton Library. Continuation of workshop for children ages 9-11. Each session will explore one element of a story, followed by a think-draw-write approach that is designed to lead to a finished story by the workshop’s end. Session #6: Judge a book by its cover; registration required. Information: 203-762-3950 or wiltonlibrary.org.