Events in Westport today -- Tuesday, Aug. 27

First day of classes in 2013-14 academic year at all Westport public schools.

Gault and Sugarman exhibits: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place. "Five Generations of Yankee Ingenuity: The Gault Family" and "Tracy Sugarman, Citizen-Artist," concurrent exhibits on well-known Westporters, through Sept. 2.

Bird's-Eye View: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave.

"Hyde Park on the Hudson:" 2 p.m. Westport Public Library. Screening of 2012 film.

Tour of Mattatuck Museum in Waterbury: 2 p.m. Westport Public Library. Special tour of the museum's exhibit, "The Origins of Preppy: John Meyer of Norwich."

Representative Town Meeting's Rules and Special Ethics committees: 7:30 p.m. Town Hall.

"Oblivion:" 8 p.m. Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Court.