WILTON, Conn. – An art exhibit reception, high school football and a jazz performance are some of the events planned for this weekend in and around Wilton. For more to do, visit our Events page.
Fiber Fridays at the Wilton Historical Society: 10 a.m. to noon. Come to stitch and chat about your handwork, ask questions, share stories and talk about anything that comes to mind. All are welcome. Discover more about the Wilton Historical Society's Fiber Arts while working on your own projects. Coffee and tea are served. Host Arlene Parkhurst will be available to untangle your questions. Admission is free for historical society members and $10 for nonmembers. Wilton Historical Society, 224 Danbury Road.
Four Artists Reflections Art Exhibition Reception: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Dorothy Hyde, Ann Kromer, Lynda Pattee and Marianne Rothballer combine their talents to showcase a collection of plein air landscapes and studio paintings. People, places and things are captured in four distinct styles using oil, acrylic and watercolors. Artworks available for purchase and a portion of the proceeds benefits the library. The reception is open to the public. The exhibit runs through Nov. 27. Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Road.
Wilton High School Football: 1 p.m. The Wilton High School Warriors will travel to Stamford to play the Westhill High School Vikings. Westhill High School, 125 Roxbury Road, Stamford.
The Virginia Mayhew Group Performs Jazz. 4 to 6 p.m. For more than 25 years, saxophonist-composer-arranger Virginia Mayhew has been an active participant in the New York jazz scene, working with renowned artists such as Earl ‘Fatha’ Hines, Frank Zappa, James Brown, Al Grey and many others. A reception will follow the concert. CDs will be available for purchase and signing. A suggested donation is $10. Advance registration is suggested. Preregistrants should arrive by by 3:50 p.m. to be guaranteed seating; wait-listed and walk-in registrants will be admitted after 3:50 p.m. Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Road.
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