Events in Westport today -- Wednesday, Nov. 19

Maker-in-Residence: 9:30 a.m. Westport Library. The Refinery. http://bit.ly/1tdAZfK

Board of Education: 12:30 p.m. Town Hall. Special meeting. http://bit.ly/1voNlbD

Curio Cottage Half-Price Sale: 1-4 Westport Woman's Club, 44 Imperial Ave. Club's thrift shop hosts storewide sale. http://bit.ly/1q9Iytr

Imagination Foundation workshop: 4 p.m. Westport Library. http://bit.ly/1F2Dvhv

Creative Writing workshop, grades 3-5: 4 p.m. Westport Library. "Sculpt a Character." http://bit.ly/1p1ee3b

Chess Club / Adults: 6:30 p.m. Westport Library. http://bit.ly/1xCmjP0

Conservation Commission: 7 p.m. Town Hall. http://bit.ly/1voN3Sc

National Novel Writing Month salon: 7 p.m. Westport Library. Author E.J. Simon discusses writing process and his new novel, "Death Logs In." http://bit.ly/1xnXwN3

Parks and Recreation Commission: 7:30 p.m. Town Hall. http://bit.ly/1voN1tE

Westport Library Board of Trustees: 7:30 p.m. Westport Library. http://bit.ly/1uuY0P5