What's Happening in Wilton This Week

WILTON, Conn. – Here’s a look at events happening around Wilton this week, including government meetings and community happenings. See our events listings for more events.

Monday, May 28

Town Parade: 10 a.m. to noon Remember your veterans Wilton, with the annual Memorial Day parade as they march down River Road up to Hillside Cemetery. So take up your favorite spot and cheer on the veterans and marchers.

Tuesday, May 29

Grade Three Orientation: 7–9 p.m. Parents of soon-to-be third-graders at Cider Mill Elementary School are invited to an orientation. From 7-7:30 p.m., there is a special meeting for special needs students. Cider Mill Elementary School, 240 School Road, Witon.

Planning and Zoning Commission: 7:15-9 p.m. A public hearing by the commission to discuss properties at 122 Olmstead Hill Road, 190 Danbury Road and 186-190 Danbury Road. Wilton Town Hall Room B, 238 Danbury Road, Wilton.

Wednesday, May 30

High School Concert: 7:30-9 p.m. The Wilton High School is having its Pops Concert in the Clune Center theater. Wilton High School, 395 Danbury Road, Wilton.

“State of Wonder” Reading: 7-9 p.m. Author Ann Patchett comes to the Wilton Library for a second time for her new book “State of Wonder,” which was chosen as the book for Wilton Reads. A Q&A, book sales and signing will follow the talk. Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Road, Wilton.

Thursday, May 31

Celebrating Students: ­9-11 a.m. Students at Wilton High School will be honored at the Academic Awards in the High School Fieldhouse. Family and friends are invited. Wilton High School, 395 Danbury Road, Wilton.

Author Talk from Cronkite: 7-8:30 p.m. Douglas Brinkley presents the definitive, revealing biography of an American legend and renowned news anchor Walter Cronkite, which was released May 29. Brinkley is a professor of history at Rice University and a contributing editor at Vanity Fair. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Wilton Library, 137 Old Ridgefield Road, Wilton.

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