Compo Beach -- a great place to spend a Memorial Day weekend -- is depicted in this New Yorker magazine illustration by Albert Hubbell for August 1973 -- one of the New Yorker covers featured in an exhibit at the Westport Historical Society through July 5. The exhibit is open today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Photo: Contributed Photo
Events in Westport today -- Friday, May 23
"Cover Story: The New Yorker in Westport" and "Can't Tell a Book by its Cover:" 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Westport Historical Society, 25 Avery Place. Exhibits showcase Westport's ties to The New Yorker magazine, through July 5. http://bit.ly/1jDMqO3
SOLOS 2014: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave. Juried exhibition of members' work. Through June 1. http://bit.ly/1rvfb22
Drop-In Tech Help: 3-5 p.m. Westport Library. Experts offer free advice and answer questions on using personal electronic devices. http://bit.ly/1i99i3p