FAIRFIELD, Conn. Visits from best-selling authors and popular radio hosts join town meetings and other events on Fairfields calendar this week. Heres a collection of some of the events happening around town over the next few days.
Monday, June 4
Author Talk: 7 p.m. The British novelist Amanda Hodgkinson talks about her latest work, "22 Britannia Road," at the Barone Campus Center at Fairfield University, 1073 N. Benson Road. Admission is free.
Mock Interview Practice: 7 p.m. The Fairfield Public Librarys Jobs 2012 series offers its monthly workshop with career consultant Donna Maltzan, featuring practice job interviews. Rotary Room of the Main Library, 1080 Old Post Road. Register in advance at the librarys website.
Tuesday, June 5
Fairfield Green Drinks: 6 to 8 p.m. Local green-minded people gather to discuss environmental issues at the Shack Bar and Grill, 2070 Post Road. There is no charge for admission.
Board of Finance Meeting: 7:30 p.m. Fairfields Finance Board holds its monthly meeting in the conference room on the second floor of 501 Kings Highway East. The meetings agenda is available here .
Wednesday, June 6
Board of Selectmen Meeting: 4:30 p.m. Fairfields Executive Board holds its bimonthly meeting on the first floor of Sullivan Independence Hall, 725 Old Post Road. The meetings agenda is available on the town website.
The Fixx in Concert: 7:30 p.m. The new wave band performs at the Fairfield Theatre Companys StageOne, 70 Sanford St. Tickets are $65 at the door or $60 in advance at the theaters website.
Thursday, June 7
An Evening with Joan Didion: 7 p.m. Best-selling author Joan Didion discusses her latest book, Blue Nights, in the Oak Room at Fairfield University, 1073 N. Benson Road. Tickets are $10. To reserve seats, call Laura Keller at 203-254-4110.
Author Talk: 7 p.m. Rich Cohen will talk about his latest book, The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of Americas Banana King at the Fairfield University Bookstore, 1499 Post Road. Admission is free.
This American Life Live: 7 p.m. Host Ira Glass and contributors to the National Public Radio program tell stories and things you could never do on the radio. The performance is at the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University, 1073 N. Benson Road. Tickets are $20, or $15 for student and seniors, at the theater box office .
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