Tips on college essays

Whether seniors are putting their final touches on their essays or sophomores and juniors are just gearing up to write theirs, students are invited to a free College Essay Workshop, Thursday, Sept. 22, from 7 to 8 p.m., at Wilton Library.

Carey Field, editor, writer and marketer, will discuss how to research and understand  essay prompts, how to come up with and develop essay topics, and how to edit. There will be a repeat class on Sunday, Sept. 25, from 3 to 4. Registration is required: 203-762-3950 or