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.

Business After Hours, Thursday, Dec. 13, 5:30-7 p.m., Stamford Health, 372 Danbury road. Live music, food, drinks, networking, meet some of the physicians. Chamber of Commerce members/$30, $35/future members. RSVP: 203-762-0567 or info@wiltonchamber.com.

Santa Hayride, Friday, Dec. 14, 4 to 8 p.m., Ambler Farm, 257 Hurlbutt Street. Community event with hot chocolate, sugar cookies, a bonfire, and Santa. All ages. Free. Presented by Wilton Parks and Recreation.

Sounds of the Season Concert, Friday, Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m., St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 36 New Canaan Road. Featured will be carols for chorus and handbells and a carol sing-along with the organ. Free, family-friendly. Donations welcome, $20 suggested.

Tales to Tails, Saturday, Dec. 15, 11-noon, Wilton Library. Children who are independent readers may read to therapy dogs. Free, registration required: 203-762-6336 or www.wiltonlibrary.org.

Mercury Glass Votive Workshop for Kids, Saturday, Dec. 15, 11-12:30, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Children ages 6 to 12 will use paint and water to make siny mercury glass votive candle holders. Snack: fruit dipped in white chocolate decorated with silver dragees. Members: $10/child, $25/family; non-members $15/child, maximum $35/family. Register: info@wiltonhistorical.org or call 203-762-7257.

American Red Cross Blood Drive, Thursday, Dec. 20, 1-6:30, Wilton Library. Appointments available from 1 to 6:15, walk-ins accommodated. Positive ID required. To sign up: 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or redcrossblood.org.

Holiday Sweets Workshop for Kids, Saturday, Dec. 22, 11-12:30, Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road. Children will make and sample nut-free holiday chocolates. Ages 6-12. Members: $10/child, $25/family; non-members: $15/child, $35/family.  Register: info@wiltonhistorical.org or call 203-762-7257.