Events in Westport today -- Thursday, Oct. 17

Art Appreciation Workshop: 9:30 a.m. Westport Library.

Westport Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Imperial Avenue lot.

"Framing the Past, Present and Future" and "A Westport Original: Walt Reed's Illustrator in America." 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place. Exhibits on Westport's arts legacy through Jan. 4.

Home Sweet Home:" 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. Exhibit showcases a range of artworks on the theme of "home."

"Eyes on the Prize:" 3 p.m. Westport Library. Screening of documentary on civil-rights movement, followed by discussion.

Planning and Zoning Commission: 7 p.m. Town Hall.

Representative Town Meeting's Finance and Long Range Planning committees: 7:30 p.m. Town Hall.

"Room Service:" 8 p.m. Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Court.