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.

Summer Poetry Series, Thursday, July 6, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Judson Scruton leads a look at poets Robert Lowell and Elizabeth Bishop and how their friendship influenced their writing. Poetry packets at front desk. Free, advance registration required: 203-762-6334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Summer Music & More Concert Series, Thursday, July 6, 5-6:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Over Easy opens the free concert series with the 60s sound of the British invasion. Rain or shine. Sponsored by Village Market. Refreshments.

Backyard Chickens, Friday, July 7, 10-noon, Millstone Farm, 180 Millstone Road. Learn about raising and keeping laying and meat birds. Topics: hatching, brooding, setting up a coop and more. See the birds and coops at the farm. Take home a resource booklet. Info@millstonfarm.org, 203-834-2605.

Bookbinding Workshop for Kids, Saturday, July 8, 11-12:30, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Children 6 to 12 years old will bind a small book with a simple stitch. Members: $10/child, maximum $25/family; non-members: $15/child, maximum $35/family. Register: info@wiltonhistorical.org or 203-762-7257.

Drop-in Summer Crafts, Monday, July 10, 10-7:30, Wilton Library. Crafts relate to the summer reading theme of Wind, Water and World. No registration, children of all ages.

New Yorker Shorts, Tuesday, July 11, noon-1:30, Wilton Library. Susan Boyar leads a discussion of five short stories published in the New Yorker magazine over five consecutive weeks. Bring lunch, beverages will be provided. Advance registration suggested: 203-762-6334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Peace Rocks, Tuesday, July 11, 3-5, Wilton Library. The community is invited to drop by the Brubeck Courtyard to paint river rocks with messages of peace. They will be added to the library’s garden surrounding the Peace Pole installed last September. Rain date is July 25.

Breast Cancer Survivors’ Support Group, Tuesday, July 11, 6-8 p.m., Wilton Library. For post-treatment survivors, presented by Nina Marino, LCSW, and the library. Free, registration highly encouraged. Questions: call Nina Marino at 203-857-7304. Register: 203-762-3334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Author Talk, Tuesday, July 11, 7-8:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Wiltonian Anthony LoFrisco talks about his self-published cookbook, The LoFrisco Family Cookbook: How Josie Brought Sicily to Brooklyn in which family recipes are intertwined with family stories about growing up in an Italian-American Brooklyn neighborhood. Q&A, free. Books available for purchase and signing. Registration highly recommended: 203-762-3334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Summer Poetry Series, Thursday, July 13, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Judson Scruton leads a look at poets Robert Lowell and Elizabeth Bishop and how their friendship influenced their writing. Poetry packets at front desk. Free, advance registration required: 203-762-6334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Movie Theater Thursday, Thursday, July 13, Wilton Library. The children’s film, Spark: A Space Tail will be shown from 10-15 to 11:45. Sing will be shown from 2 to 4. No registration.

Fruit & Veggie T-Shirts, Thursday, July 13, Wilton Library. Teens entering grades 6-12 may create a T-shirt using paints, fruits, and veggies. T-shirt supplied. Registration required: 203-762-6342 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Summer Music & More Concert Series, Thursday, July 13, 5-6:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Wilton-based Bob’s Your Uncle performs. Free, rain or shine. Sponsored by Village Market. Refreshments.

Annual Wilton Artists’ Summer Show Exhibition/Reception, Friday, July 14, 6-7:30 p.m., Wilton Library. More than 50 Wilton artists will display diverse styles, media and subjects in the two-month-long show. Reception open to the public.

Wilton Street Fair, Saturday, July 15, 10-4, Wilton Center. Old Ridgefield Road will be closed to traffic for vendors, entertainment, and refreshments. Information: 203-762-0567, info@wiltonchamber.com or wiltonchamber.com.

Summer Sidewalk Book Sale, Saturday, July 15, 10-4, Wilton Library. As part of the street fair, the library will have books for vacation reading as well as CDs, DVDs, and more.

Pressed-flower Workshop, Saturday, July 15, 11-12:30, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Children 6 to 12 years old will learn the history of pressed flowers and will use a press. Snack included. Fee: $10 per child for members, maximum $25 per family; non-members, $15 per child, maximum $35 per family. Register: info@wiltonhistorical.org or call 203-762-7257.  

Drop-in Summer Crafts, Monday, July 17, 10-7:30, Wilton Library. Crafts relate to the summer reading theme of Wind, Water and World. No registration, children of all ages.

New Yorker Shorts, Tuesday, July 18, noon-1:30, Wilton Library. Susan Boyar leads a discussion of five short stories published in the New Yorker magazine over five consecutive weeks. Bring lunch, beverages will be provided. Advance registration suggested: 203-762-6334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

HAM Radio for Teens, Wednesday, July 19, 4-5:30, Wilton Library. Teens in grades 6 to 12 are invited to learn about HAM or amateur radio to talk across town or the world. Registration required: 203-762-6342 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Demand-Driven Marketing, Wednesday, July 19, 6-8 p.m., Wilton Library. This workshop outlines a step-by-step process that shows how to find what a business’s customers want. Speaker is Ed Winslow of NicheQuest Media in Wilton. Free, registration required: 203-831-0065 or scorefairfieldcounty.org.

Democratic Caucus, Wednesday, July 19, 7:30 p.m., Comstock Community Center, 180 School Road.  All Wilton Democrats are invited to vote on the platform and candidates for the municipal election in November.

Movie Theater Thursday, Thursday, July 20, Wilton Library. The children’s film 101 Dalmatians will be shown from 10-15 to 11:45. Rock Dog will be shown from 2 to 3:30. No registration.

Summer Poetry Series, Thursday, July 20, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Judson Scruton leads a look at poets Robert Lowell and Elizabeth Bishop and how their friendship influenced their writing. Poetry packets at front desk. Free, advance registration required: 203-762-6334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Herb Gardening Talk, Thursday, July 20, 4-6 p.m., Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Herb expert Sal Gilbertie will discuss Microgreens and Super Greens followed by a book signing, conversation, wine and cheese. All are welcome; there is a suggested donation of $10. Information: wiltonhistorical.org  or 203-762-7257.

Summer Music & More Concert Series, Thursday, July 20, 5-6:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Billy and the Showmen perform 60s and 70s R&B with lots of energy. Free, rain or shine. Sponsored by Village Market. Refreshments.

Drop-in Summer Crafts, Monday, July 24, 10-7:30, Wilton Library. Crafts relate to the summer reading theme of Wind, Water and World. No registration, children of all ages.

Sea Creatures, Monday, July 24, 2-3 p.m., Wilton Library. A Maritime Aquarium educator will introduce children to live crabs, snails and sea stars. Pre-K and up, registration required: 203-762-6336 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Paint it Up!, Monday, July 24, 6-8 p.m., Wilton Library. Paints, brushes, and a collection of paintings to copy will be supplied. No experience required. Adults 18 and older, registration required: 203-762-6342 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

New Yorker Shorts, Tuesday, July 25, noon-1:30, Wilton Library. Susan Boyar leads a discussion of five short stories published in the New Yorker magazine over five consecutive weeks. Bring lunch, beverages will be provided. Advance registration suggested: 203-762-6334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Crime Lab for Teens & Tweens, Tuesday, July 25, 3-4:15, Wilton Library. The Discovery Museum brings a portable lab where kids can examine fingerprints, match powders, and look at other crime clues. Students in grades six through nine. Registration required: 203-762-6342 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Movie Theater Thursday, Thursday, July 27, Wilton Library. From 10:15 to noon it’s The Jungle Book; from 2 to 3:30 The Secret Life of Pets will be shown. Free, no registration.

Summer Poetry Series, Thursday, July 27, 10:30-noon, Wilton Library. Judson Scruton leads a look at poets Robert Lowell and Elizabeth Bishop and how their friendship influenced their writing. Poetry packets at front desk. Free, advance registration required: 203-762-6334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Summer Music & More Concert Series, Thursday, July 27, 5-6:30 p.m., Wilton Library. Steve Kazlauskas brings his Echoes of Sinatra back for a fifth year. Free, rain or shine. Sponsored by Village Market. Refreshments.

College Essay Workshop, Monday, July 31, 6:30-8 p.m., Wilton Library. College admissions consultant Beth Manners will discuss how to write pieces that stand out. Bring laptops/notebooks for work to be reviewed. Rising seniors only. Registration required: 203-762-6342 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

New Yorker Shorts, Tuesday, Aug. 1, noon-1:30, Wilton Library. Susan Boyar leads a discussion of five short stories published in the New Yorker magazine over five consecutive weeks. Bring lunch, beverages will be provided. Advance registration suggested: 203-762-6334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

New Yorker Shorts, Tuesday, Aug. 8, noon-1:30, Wilton Library. Susan Boyar leads a discussion of five short stories published in the New Yorker magazine over five consecutive weeks. Bring lunch, beverages will be provided. Advance registration suggested: 203-762-6334 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.