Events in Westport today -- Saturday, Nov. 2s

"Home Sweet Home:" noon-4 p.m. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. Range of artworks on the theme of "home." www.westportartscenter.org

"Framing the Past, Present and Future" and "A Westport Original: Walt Reed's Illustrator in America." noon-4 p.m. Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place. Exhibits on Westport's arts legacy through Jan. 4. http://bit.ly/1bf2ser

National Novel Writing Month kick-off: 2 p.m. Westport Library. Writer Matt Debenham leads program on encouraging people to tackle the challenge of writing a novel in November. http://bit.ly/1giMEZw

Illustrator and writer Matt Davies: 3 p.m. Westport Library. Children's program in conjunction with National Novel Writing Month. http://bit.ly/1b1R0ga

"Master Class:" 8 p.m. Music Theatre of Connecticut, 246 Post Road East. www.musictheatreofct.com

Stand Up for Homes with Hope: 8:30 p.m. Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Court. Comedian Wayne Brady in show to benefit agency that works with the homeless. www.hwhct.org