Events in Westport today -- Thursday, May 9

Take-a-Break: 10 a.m. Westport Public Library. "From Drab to Fab, 10 Ways to Energize your Home This Spring," with interior designer Laurie Raphael.

SOLOS 2013: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. Members' exhibition.

Planning and Zoning Commission: 6:30 p.m. Town Hall.

Professor James Basker: 7:30 p.m. Westport Public Library. Author discusses his book, "American Antislavery Writings: Colonial Beginnings to Emancipation."

"The Dining Room:" 8 p.m. Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Court. A.R. Gurney play.