Events in Westport today -- Thursday, Aug. 21

Writing 101: 9:30 a.m. Westport Library. Introductory course for fiction and non-fiction led by Mary-Lou Weisman. http://bit.ly/1s0tAlb

Westport Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. lot at 50 Imperial Ave. Fresh agricultural produce and other freshly prepared foods. www.westportfarmersmarket.com

"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

"The Conversation:" 2 p.m. Westport Library. Screening of 1974 film. http://bit.ly/1rmW0Kp

Sketching on the Saugatuck: 4 p.m. Westport Library patio. Class for youngsters in third grade and older; registration required. http://bit.ly/1kVYEUr

Blight Prevention Board: 6:30 p.m. Fire Department headquarters, 515 Post Road East. http://bit.ly/1vj4foQ

Drink 'n' Draw: 7 p.m. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. http://bit.ly/VlULw4

Public Site and Building Commission: 7:30 p.m. Fire Department headquarters, 515 Post Road East. http://bit.ly/VFk6S5

Sultans of String: 8 p.m. Levitt Pavilion. www.levittpavilion.com

"Things We Do for Love:" 8 p.m. Westport Country Playhouse. Alan Ayckbourn play through Sept. 7. http://bit.ly/1Auokvj