Updated 10:50 pm, Saturday, February 2, 2013
"Bridgewater Eight" -- including art by Barbara Cover, Jean Jusko, Mary McKenney, Cheryl Nelson, Marta Marsco, Charlotte Cilley, Susan Schefflein and Pamela Hochstetter: Opening reception, Feb. 2, 3-5 p.m. Runs through March 31. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. Hours: Tuesdays, 1-5 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
Prismacolor illustrations and wood carvings by Linda McMillan: Runs through Feb. 28. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Acrylic and oil-based paint marker art by Ron Crowcroft: Runs through March 9. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Art by Ann Harriet Carew: Runs through Feb. 28. Roxbury Senior Center, South Street.
"Watercolor Odyssey: A Personal Journey" -- art by Cal Fortbrook: Runs through March 4. Library, 23 South St. Hours: Mondays, noon-7 p.m., Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursdays, noon-5 p.m., Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
Invitational group show: Runs Feb. 1-March 31. Reception, Feb. 2, 4-7 p.m. Behnke Doherty Gallery, 6 Green Hill. Hours: Fridays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, noon-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-1655 or email info@behnkedohertygallerycom.
"It's a Small, Small World: Dollhouses and Miniatures" holiday exhibit: Runs through Feb. 17. Gunn Museum, Wykeham Road. Hours: Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays, noon-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-7756.
Art by members of the Connecticut Fiber Art Collective: Runs through March 16. Library, Wykeham Road. Hours: Mondays and Fridays, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Community Health Center of Danbury's Mobile Medical Clinic: Feb. 12, March 12, April 9, May 14 and June 11. In town the second Tuesday of each month, 2:30-5 p.m. Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St. For more information and registration, call 860-355-6079.
Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line). 860-354-9911 (office). $9.50/adult $8.50/student. $7.50/senior or child. $5/bargain show before noon. $5/all-day Tuesday. $2 extra per 3D movie.
Bantam Cinema: 115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-1916 (box office). 860-567-0006 (show times).
AMC: Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 203-796-7777. The theater recommends calling the box office to verify show times and prices.
Music with Halfway Home: Feb. 1, 7-9 p.m. Bank Street Coffee House, 56 Bank St.
Karaoke for a Cause fundraiser: Feb. 9, 16 and 23: competition to make it into semi-finals. March 2: semi-finals. March 9: finals. $10/person each time one competes. Registration, 8 p.m. or by calling 860-355-9222. SJ Barrington's, 48 Kent Road. For more information, call 860-355-9222.
Très Cafe coffeehouse-style concerts: Feb. 9, 7:30 p.m. Meets second Saturday each month, 7:30 p.m. Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Sherman Center. $15.
Concert to celebrate Black History Month: Feb. 2, 1 p.m. Snow date, Feb. 3. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. With Roxbury residents and musician Mark Ingram of African American and Cherokee descent. For more information, call 860-868-0518 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.
Music at G.W. Tavern: Feb. 2 and March 2: Eran Troy Danner, 9:30 p.m. Feb. 9: Those Guys, 9:30 p.m. G.W. Tavern, Bee Brook Road.
Cabin fever country dance for all ages: Feb. 8, 7 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. $10/adult. $5/child. $25/family. For more information, call 860-868-0569.
"Side By Side" concert with Waterbury Symphony Orchestra and students in ASAP inter-district project: Feb. 9, 7 p.m. Shepaug Valleuy High School, South Street. $20/general admission. $35/reserved seating. $50/patron seating. $10/student 18 and under, except if they want reserved or patron seating. For more information and tickets, call 860-868-0747.
Oratory of the Little Way events: Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25 and March 4: "Practical Guide to Deliverance from Evil Spirits" series, 10 a.m,.-12:30 p.m., or overnight course Feb. 4-5. First and third Saturday each month: soaking prayer, 10 a.m.-noon. Second Saturday each month and fourth Tuesday each month: healing prayer service, 10 a.m.-noon. Tuesdays: Bible study, 10 a.m. Wednedays: Christian Healing Ministries School of Healing Prayer, 6-8 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information, call 860-354-8294.
Program with author Christopher L. Webber: Feb. 2, 4 p.m. Library, Main Street. Author of "American the Backbone." For more information and sign up, call 860-927-3761.
Chocolate Fest: Feb. 6, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Kent Center School, Judd Avenue. $5/plate of chocolate treats.
Evensong service: Feb. 10, 5 p.m. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, corner of Routes 7 and 341.
Event to celebrate Lincoln's birthday: Feb. 12, 6:30 p.m. Hosted by Kent Republican Town Committee at Bull's Bridge Inn, Route 7, South Kent. $25. For more information, call 860-927-1856 or 860-927-3318.
Teen job skills workshop: Feb. 1, 2:30-5:30 p.m. Presented by Youth Agency at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and registration, call 860-354-0047 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Events for teens at The Maxx: Feb. 1: game night and dance for grades 6-7, 6:30-9:30 p.m. $8. Feb. 2: Magic the Gathering card game draft event, time to be announced. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information, visit www.themaxxclubonline.com.
Library offerings: Feb. 2: "Happy Birthday, Amelia Bedelia" celebration for kids ages 4-8, 10:30 a.m. Registration required. Feb. 3: Super BOWL Sunday program about bowls, 2 p.m. Registration required. Feb. 11-April 19: Virtual Stock Market Gaem for kids. Sign up required. Library, Main Street. For more information or registration, call 860-355-1191.
Mad Gardeners meeting: Feb. 3: 2 p.m. at Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St., New Milford. For more information, call Missy Stevens at 860-868-0821.
MOMS Club of New Milford open house: Feb. 5, 10 a.m.-noon. Snow date, Feb. 8. First Congregational Church rectory room, 36 Main St. For more information, email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Women's health event: overview of Consumer Heatlh Complete online database: Feb. 5, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street.
Program about culture of China: Feb. 6, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street.
BNI: On Track Chapter meetings: Feb. 7: with Scott Mulhare of Bakewell & Mulhare, CPA, 7 a.m. Feb. 14: with Steve Kolitz of United Alarm, 7 a.m. At railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information, call Audrey King at 860 350-8295 or Hedy Kinney at 860 927-3882, or visit BNINewMilford.com.
AARP executive board meetings: Feb. 7, March 7, April 4, May 2 and June 6, 1 p.m. Senior center, 40 Main St.
New Milford Apostolic, Inc. events: Evening prayer gathering: Feb. 8 and 22, (second and fourth Friday each month), 6-9 p.m. Morning Glory worship service: Feb. 10 and 24 (second and fourth Sundays each month), 8-9:30 a.m. Mid-day Bible study group: Feb. 13 and 27 (second and fourth Wednesday each month), noon-1:30 p.m. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email email@example.com.
Tasty Waves fundraiser to benefit John Pettibone School PTO: Feb. 8, 7 a.m.-11 p.m. Tasty Waves, 7 Main St. A portion of the day's sales will benefit the sponsor group.
Spaghetti suppers: Feb. 9, 5-7 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $10/adult. $9/senior 65 and older. $4/child 6-12. $25 family maximum.
"Sharing Love and Sprinkles" bereavement event for families: Feb. 9, 10:30 a.m.-noon. NMVNA and Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202. For more information and registration, call 860-354-2216.
Free poetry event: Feb. 9, 6-8 p.m. Bank Street Coffee House, Bank Street.
"Crazy Cool Curiosity: Searching for Signs of Life on Mars": Feb. 9, 7-9 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South. For more information, visit www.mccarthyobservatory.org.
Valentine cat open house: Feb. 10, noon-2 p.m. Animal Welfare Society, 8 Dodd Road.
Valentine's dinner-dance: Feb. 10. Dinner, 1:30 p.m. Dancing, 2-6 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road (Route 7 South). $30/member. $40/guest. For more information and sign up, call 203-740-7599 or 860-354-7593.
AARP general meetings: Feb. 13, April 10 and May 8, noon. Trinity Lutheran Church, Route 7 North.
Bereavement Support Group: First and third Thursday each month, 7-8:30 p.m. New Milford Visiting Nurse Association, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information, call NMVNA at 860-354-2216.
"Color Outside the Lines" with Les Julian, singer, songerwriter and family entertainer: Feb. 2, 11 a.m. Library, South Street.
Divorce Care program: Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. Runs Feb. 5-April 30 Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information and registration, call 860-354-6114.
Centering prayer group: Feb. 6. Meets first Wednesday of each month, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Sherman Center. For more information, call 860-354-1414.
Pork roast dinner: Feb. 9, 4:30-7 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, Sackett Hill Road. $12/adult. $5/child 12 and under. Free delivery for Warren residents 70 and older. For more information, call 860-868-7106.
Library events: Feb. 2: story book character Amelia Bedelia party, 1 p.m. Feb. 4: Bring Your Child to the Library Day. Feb. 9: Valentine craft, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and to sign up, call 860-868-2310 for children's or family programs and 860-868-7586 for all other programs.
Institute for American Indian Studies event: Feb. 2: concert to celebrate Black History Month with Roxbury residents and musician Mark Ingram of African American and Cherokee descent, 1 p.m. Snow date, Feb. 3. Feb. 3: tour of the museum's research laboratory, 1 p.m. Feb. 10: artifact identification day, 1 to 4 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.
Book talk with Barbara Paul Robinson: Feb. 2, 11 a.m. Library, Wykeham Road. Author of "Rosemary Verey: The Life and Lessons of a Legendary Gardener." For more information and registration, call 860-868-7586.
Tack sale: Feb. 2-3, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road.
"Boys Will Be Boys" parent education talk: Feb. 5, 8:45 a.m. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike.
Parson's Table: Feb. 6, 12:30 p.m. Meets first Wednesday of each month, 12:30 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church house, 9 Parsonage Lane. For more information, call 860-868-2527.
Program about acupuncture with Jessica Ifshin: Feb. 7, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and registration, call 860-868-7586.
Red Cross baby sitter training course: Feb. 9 and 16, 9:30 a.m.-noon. Washington Montessori School. For students ages 11-15. $110. For more information and registration, call 860-868-0551.
Book signings Feb. 9: with Ann Leary, author of "The Good House," 2 p.m. Feb. 10: with Sister Jo-Ann Iannotti OP, author of "Remember, Return, Rejoice," 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road.
Program about hypnotherpay with Alexandrea Chalif and Dr. Kirsten Pilchard: Feb. 7, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and registration, call 860-868-7586.
Washington History Club meeting: Feb. 11, 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Memorial Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-2502.
Lenten lunch series: Wednesdays, noon-1 p.m. Feb. 13-March 20. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-2794.