Events in Westport today -- Wednesday, May 21

Jobseekers: 10 a.m. Westport Library. "Energize Your Job Search" with online tools.

"Cover Story: The New Yorker in Westport" and "Can't Tell a Book by its Cover:" 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place. Exhibits showcase Westport's ties to The New Yorker magazine, through July 5.

SOLOS 2014: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. Juried exhibition of members' work. Through June 1.

Chess Club / Youth: 4 p.m. Westport Library.

Chess Club / Adults: 6:30 p.m. Westport Library.

Conservation Commission: 7 p.m. Town Hall.

Writer Ted Thompson: 7 p.m. Westport Library. Author and Staples High School graduate talks about his novel, "The Land of Steady Habits."

Westport Library Board of Trustees: 7:30 p.m. Town Hall.

Parks and Recreation Commission: 7:30 p.m. Town Hall.

Board of Finance: 8 p.m. Town Hall.