AccuWeather: Mostly sunny and comfortable with a high of 76-degrees, but it will feel more like 79.
A Garden Party: Mark Twain Library in Redding is hosting a party as part of its summer reading program today, Thursday, Aug. 15, from 4 to 6 p.m. Mingle and talk about your favorite books. This event will include a raffle and refreshments.
A Summer Reader Celebration Party will be held in the Community Room of Easton Public Library today at 5:30 p.m. Readers meeting or exceeding their goals will receive a special invitation to join the staff for pizza, cake, and fun. They will also be recognized with a Summer Reading certificate.
Learn about maps: Explore the ways in which Connecticut has been surveyed, charted, imagined, and pictured withThere’s a Map for That!, a special exhibition organized byConnecticut Explored in celebration of the magazine’s 10th anniversary. Free. 10 a.m. at the Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Road, Fairfield.
Catch a free concert, part 1: Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts presents: Emily Mure & Friends, with Miko & the Musket as the opening act. The show is a double bill of indie folk-rock, R&B and pop. 7 p.m. Levitt Pavilion, 40 Jesup Road, Westport.