Events in Westport today -- Thursday, March 26

Representative Town Meeting field trip: 8-10 a.m. Baron's South property, 68 Compo Road South. Members visit the former mansion, "Golden Shadows," on the town-owned property.

Baron's South Committee: 8:30 a.m. Town Hall. Special meeting.

Sasco Brook Pollution Abatement Committee: 10 a.m. Earthplace, 10 Woodside Lane.

Saugatuck @ Work" and "Framing Saugatuck:" 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place. History of Westport neighborhood. Through May.

Advanced Writing Class: 1:30 p.m. Westport Library.

Planning and Zoning Commission's Parking Subcommittee: 3 p.m. Town Hall.

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

Writers Shareen Blair Brysac and Karl Meyer" 7 p.m. Westport Library. Authors discuss their new book, "The China Collectors: America's Century-Long Hunt for Asian Art Treasures."

Representative Town Meeting's Finance Committee: 7:30 p.m. Town Hall.