Events in Westport today -- Wednesday, Aug. 6

Scratch coding workshop: 9 a.m. Westport Library. http://bit.ly/1qWt2Rj

United Nations Hospitality Committee: 10 a.m. Town Hall. http://bit.ly/1pBXdtm

"Westport Visions:" 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place. Four-decade retrospective exhibit of photographer Larry Silver's local photography. Through Oct. 18. http://bit.ly/WFdYtQ

"Scents & Soles:" 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. Exhibit of works by Robert Cottingham and Nina Bentley. Through Sept. 7. http://bit.ly/SqCGLY

August Maker-in-Residence: Story Design Lab: 12:30 p.m. Westport Library. Alex Larsen of Larsen Toy Lab in Westport leads month of workshops to guide 5- to 8-year-olds through the process of creating stories, hero characters and activities using building blocks. http://bit.ly/V15trw

Tax Abatement Committee: 2 p.m. Town Hall. http://bit.ly/1senCNR

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

Dre Towey & Sugar on Top: 7 p.m. Levitt Pavilion. www.levittpavilion.com

Downtown Steering Committee: 7:30 p.m. Town Hall. http://bit.ly/1ulKpZB

Board of Finance: 8 p.m. Town Hall. http://bit.ly/1kGt7pR