WESTPORT, Conn. – Here's a look at some events happening this week in and around Westport. To see more listings, visit our events calendar.
Monday, Jan. 28
Board of Education Meeting: 7:30 p.m. The board will continue discussing the proposed 2013-14 budget. See full agenda online. Staples High School, cafeteria B, 70 North Ave.
Tuesday, Jan. 29
UCONN Professor on "The Great Gatsby:" 7:30 to 9 p.m. Assistant UCONN professor and writing coordinator Kathy Knapp will lead this seminar-style discussion on "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Free. Westport Library, McManus Room, 20 Jesup Road.
Wednesday, Jan. 30
Game On! 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Kids ages 3 and up can discover the athlete within themselves by participating in outdoor games with the museum coach (weather permitting). Kids will learn about teamwork, accomplishment, responsibility, friendship and more. Free. Arrive early and sign up at the welcome desk. Stepping Stones Museum For Children, Mathews Park, 303 West Ave., Norwalk.
Thursday, Jan. 31
Women's Round Table Discussion and Luncheon: Noon to 1:30 p.m. Three local health and wellness experts will lead a discussion on how to put health first and how doing so improves all aspects of life. Lunch provided by Moja Cafe. Cost is $20 for Westport Weston Chamber of Commerce members and $25 for future members. RSVP online. 19 Post Road E.
Mixing Mediums Workshop: 7 p.m. Join mixed media artist Nina Bentley for an exciting assemblage workshop. Cocktails provided by Saugatuck Grain & Grape. Cost is $15 or $10 for Westport Arts Center members. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave.
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