Friends of Wilson Lake (FOWL) is offering free pontoon boat rides on Wilson Lake on Friday, August 4, 1:00 to 4:00. Boats depart from the boat launch in Wilton. Children must be accompanied by an adult; no pets allowed. Like jackets will be provided (or bring your own). There will also be a booth about loons, with a naturalist from Biodiversity Research Institute. Donations are welcome. For more information, call 860-604-0424.