Updated 3:20 pm, Tuesday, June 10, 2014
"Mariphosa Flowers and Moon Silvers" -- art by Walter Von Egidy: Opening reception, June 8, 4-6 p.m. Runs through Aug. 1. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For information, call 860-354-6937.
Members show II: June 1-July 13. Awards reception, June 7, 2-4 p.m. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.
"Meditations on Water" -- photography by Barbara Soares and Jim Stasiak of New Milford: Reception with artists, June 7, 3-5 p.m. Runs through June 30. Miranda Vineyard, 42 Ives Road, Goshen. For more information, visit www.mirandavineyard.com.
"A New Season": Runs through June 7. Gregory James Gallery, 93 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information, call 860-354-3436 or visit www.gregoryjamesgallery.com.
Exhibit of Galapagos Islands photographs by Ruth Pearl: Runs through June 15. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Series of drawing by Pita Lemstra: Runs through June 20. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
"New Life, New Light" -- exhibit of art by regional artists: Runs through June 21. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Visions of Nature" -- art by Rosemary Connor: Runs through July 12. 30 Bridge Street building. 30 Bridge St.
"The Lost Arts of Domestic Life: From Basic to Beautiful": Runs through October. New Milford Historical Society & Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069.
"Ken Cornet: New Works on Paper: Primitive + Abstract Collages": Runs through June 7. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
"Kilmer Woods" -- exhibit of works by Karen Simmons: Opening reception, June 14, 2-4 p.m. Runs through July 26. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
"Art & Food": Runs through June 14. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-2878.
Exhibit of sculptures, orthogonals and paintings by Arthur Carter: Runs through June 21. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.
"Over There: Washington and The Great War": Runs through Jan. 18. Gunn Historical Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.
"The Craftsmen" -- featuring works by residents of the Greater New Milford area: Opening reception, May 31, 6-8 p.m. Runs through June 28. The Gallery, 44 Lakeside Road, Morris. For more information, call 917-539-3130.
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. 888-AMC-4FUN. The theater recommends calling the box office to verify show times and prices.
Music at Merryall Center for the Arts: June 14: Samantha Lane Talmadge. $25/performance. Subscriptions and membership available. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.
Kent Singers performance of "Elijah": June 15, 3 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue.
Music with Hummingbirds, featuring Barbara Soares and Jim Stasiak of New Milford: June 8, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Miranda Vineyard, 42 Ives Road, Goshen.
Tag sale: June 6-7, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road.
"The Genius of Folk Art through The Centuries": June 13, 7 p.m. With Deborah Ash. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
"Fizz Boom Read" summer reading kick off: June 14, 10 a.m.-noon. Library, Main Street. For information, call 860-354-6937.
Book group: June 16: discussion of "Three Men in a Boat," 7 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
Wine tasting: June 13, 6-8:30 p.m. Merwinsville Hotel, Browns Forge Road. $25/hotel member or Pay Pal. $30/other. For information, visit www.merwinsvillehotel.org.
Gem, jewelry and mineral show: June 7, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. At Connecticut Antique Machinery Association, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). Benefits Connecticut Museum of Mining and Mineral Science.
Hikes: June 7-8, 8:30 a.m. Hosted by Kent Land Trust at Macedonia Brook Stae Park/Macedonia Ridge Trail June 7 and Tobin Preserve June 8. For more information and RSVP, email email@example.com.
"The Impact of the Media on Our Social Connections" with David Shing: June 8, 5 p.m. "The Impact of the Media on Our Social Connections," 5 p.m. With David Shing. At Kent School's Pre-Engineering and Applied Sciences Center at 23 North Main St., formerly the headquarters of Cyberian Outpost. $20. For more information and tickets, call 860-927-3761.
Book events: June 8: signing with Scott Stevenson, Janet Fox and Sidney Kirkpatrick, who will sign copies of "Decay Time," Sirens," "Faithful" and "Hitler's Holy Relics," 2-4 p.m. June 14: signing with Sally Cook and James Charlton, who will sign "An Illustrated Guide to Ballpark Banter," 2-4 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. For more information, call 860-927-4104.
Book discussion group: June 12: "Say Nice Things About Detroit," 5-6:15 p.m. "The Attack." Library, Main Street. With Dr. Betty Krasne. For more information and sign up, call 860-927-3761.
Fireman's Ball: June 14. Doors open, 6 p.m. Dinner, 7 p.m. At firehouse, 28 Maple St. $30 in advance. $35 at door. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Classic car show: June 6, 5 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. $10/exhibit car. Free/spectator.
"Sell Your Old Gold" fundraiser for Lions Club: June 6, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. June 7, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Hosted by the Lions Club, with Bob, the Gold Guy, and club members at railroad station, Railroad Street.
Robotics And Beyond offerings: June 7: Minecraft making with MCreator for ages 8-15, 1-4 p.m. June 7, 14 and 21: introduction to Java programming, 1-3 p.m. June 10: open house, 2:30-5:30 p.m. June 20: Minecraft game night, for ages 7-12, 6-9 p.m. June 6: Minecraft game night for ages 12-17, 6-9 p.m. Robotics And Beyond, 30 Bridge St., Suite 204. For information and fees, call 860-799-5200.
Paint the People: June 7, noon-10 p.m. Interactive activities, noon-8 p.m. Hosted by Village Center for the Arts on fields behind John Pettibone School, Pickett District Road.
FineLine Theater Arts performances: June 7: with Spotlight acting and musical students, 3 p.m. June 7: with Spotlight acting and musical students, 6 p.m. June 8: with Spotlight acting and musical students, 3 p.m. June 8: with Scenes and Monologues acting class, 7 p.m. FineLine, 77 Railroad St. For more information, call 860-210-1444.
Pratt Nature Center events: Tuesdays: walking club for adults, 10-11:30 a.m. $5/walk. June 7: bird walk, 8-10 a.m. Pratt Nature Center, Papermill Road. $50. For more information, call 860-355-3137.
Teddy Bear Festival: June 7, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by Woman's Club on Village Green.
Hawaiian night dinner-dance: June 7, time to be announced. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road (Route 7). $30/member. $40/non-member. For more information, call 860-354-7593.
New Milford Apostolic, Inc. events: Morning Glory worship: Sundays, 8-9:30 a.m. Education hour: Sundays, 9:45 a.m. Sunday worship: Sundays, 10:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Meets June 8 and 15. Mid-day worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Meets June 12 and 19. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Meets June 13. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email email@example.com.
Merryall Union Chapel service: June 8: with Bishop Alex McCullough of Oratory of the Little Way in Gaylordsville, 4 p.m. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.
AARP officer installation lunch: June 11, noon. Location to be announced. Payment and RSVP needed by June 2. For more information, call 860-355-8999.
Evening book discussion group: June 11, 6:30-8 p.m. Meets second Wednesday each month, 6:30-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Abby Ripley. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Cancer survivors' celebration: June 12, 4-6 p.m. Hosted by hospital at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 800-350-1595 by June 6.
"Hats Off: The New Milford Hatting Industry": June 12, 7 p.m. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. Free/member. $5/non-member.
Sharing program about health: June 12, 7 p.m. With certified health coach Christine Costable of A Zest for Health at First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. For more information and RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring into summer celebratin for students in grades 6-12: June 13, 7-9 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Can and bottle drive: June 14, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by NMHS band and color guard at Stop & Shop.
Program about homeschooling: June 14, 2-4 p.m. Library, Main Street. With successful homeschooler Francesca Morrissey. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Spaghetti supper: June 14, 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.
Diabetes dinner-dance: June 14. Dinner, 6:30 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $15/person. $25/couple.
Outdoor Art Festival: June 14, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. June 15, noon-5 p.m. Village Green.
"Second Saturday Stars" program: "Solar System Secrets: Oort Cloud Systems": June 14, 8-10 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, Route 7. For more information, visit www.mccarthyobservatory.org.
Rhubarb festival: June 8, noon-5 p.m. White Silo Farm & Winery, 32 Route 37 East. $5/portion of rhubarb dish. For more information, call 860-355-0271.
Foreign Policy Association Great Discussion Group program about energy dependence: June 8, 10 a.m.-noon. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. $30/JCC member. $40/non-member. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-8050.
Evening of Hope -- benefit for Julia's Wings Foundation: June 14. At White Silo Winery, 32 Route 37 East. For more information, visit www.juliaswings.org.
Preschool story times: Four-week series starting June 6. Fridays. Two's Time, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Book Buddies (for 3- and 4-year-old kids), 2:15-3 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2310.
Book signings: June 7: with Wendell Minor, who will sign copies of his illustrated book "Galapagos George," 1 p.m. with Dick Button, author of "Push Dick Button's," 3 p.m. June 8: reading and signing with Lee A. Jacobus, author of "Hawaaian Tales: The Girl with the Heavenly Eyes," 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-0525.
Community Day Celebration: June 7, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by Washington Business Association at Bryan Memorial Town Hall.
"Feed Your Spirit" book discussion: June 9, 1:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With the Rev. Cheryl P. Anderson and Anne-Marie Davenport. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Washington Village Improvement Society family picnic: June 13, 6 p.m. At River Walk Pavilion next to Washington Primary School, School Street. Open to Washington residents.
HORSE of Connecticut showing: June 14, 2-4 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. For more information, call 860-868-1960 or visit www.horseofct.org.
"Day of Design": June 14. Mayflower Grace, Route 47. With interior designers, style arbiters and more. For more information and fees, call 860-868-9466.
Program about the Consumer Health Complete database: June 16, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With Susan Twombly, community outreach coordinator at New Milford Hospital. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.