Events in Westport today -- Wednesday, Feb. 19

"Not Yet Famous Artists" workshop: 10 a.m. Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place. School vacation program for children.

"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 April 26.

"On the Wire: Veiled Rebellion," 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. Photographs by Lynsey Addario, through Feb. 23.

Writer Jerome Charyn: noon Westport Library. Author discusses his new book, "I Am Abraham: A Novel of Lincoln and the Civil War."

Chess Club: 4 p.m. Westport Library. Club for players in kindergarten through 12th grade.

Conservation Commission: 7 p.m. Town Hall.