Updated 12:11 pm, Tuesday, July 15, 2014
"Mariphosa Flowers and Moon Silvers" -- art by Walter Von Egidy: Runs through Aug. 1. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For information, call 860-354-6937.
Exhibit of paintings by Raphaelle Goethals and sculpture by Gwynn Murrill: Runs through July 20. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. For more information, call 860-927-4501.
Juried president's show: July 20-Sept. 1. Awards reception, July 26, 2-4 p.m. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.
"A Journey to the Enchanted Islands" -- photographs by Ruth Pearl of New Milford: Runs through July 26. Bank Street Coffee House, Bank Street.
"Meditations on Water" -- fine art prints by Barbara Soares and Jim Stasiak: Runs through Aug. 9 Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
"Kilmer Woods" -- exhibit of works by Karen Simmons: Runs through July 26. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
Photographs by Tony Gomez of Sherman: Runs through Aug. 1 Library, 1 Sherman Center. For information, call 203-803-5273.
"Artist Choice: Works Selected by Robert Andrew Parker": Runs through July 26. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Plaza. For information, call 860-868-2878.
"Over There: Washington and The Great War": Runs through Jan. 18. Gunn Historical Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.
Merwinsville Hotel: Sundays, July 13-Sept. 28, 2-4 p.m. Runs through September. Brown's Forge Road. Free. Hotel was built in 1843 and features authentically furnished station waiting room and museum of local memorabilia from early Gaylordsville families.
The Little Red Schoolhouse: Sundays, 2-4 p.m. Runs through August. Gaylord Road. Free. Donations accepted. Schoolhouse was built in 1740 and used until 1967.
Brown's Forge: Sundays, 2-4 p.m. Runs through August. Brown's Forge Road about 1/4-mile beyond Merwinsville Hotel. Free. Forge was built in 1871 and has original blacksmithing tools.
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.
Concerts celebrating solo string music of J.S. Bach: July 13, 3 p.m. Promisek at Three Rivers Farm, 694 Skyline Ridge Road. $15.
Free family concert with Sherman Chamber Ensemble: July 11, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street.
Free musical performance by pianist Margarita Nuller: July 12, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.
Free jazz concerts by Litchfield Jazz Camp: July 14-17, 21-22, 24, 28-31 and Aug. 4-6, 7-8:30 p.m. At Maguire Auditorium at Canterbury School, Aspetuck Avenue. For more information, visit www.litchfieldjazzfest.com.
Music at Merryall Center for the Arts: July 19: The Jolly Beggars. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $25/performance. Subscriptions and membership available. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.
Free family concert with Sherman Chamber Ensemble: July 12, 2 p.m. Library, Sherman Center.
Program about GMOs: July 18, 7:30 p.m. Grange hall, Route 133.
Screening of family movie to be announced: July 19, dusk. Merwinsville Hotel, Browns Forge Road. For more information, visit www.merwinsvillehotel.org.
Kids' art projects: Hosted by historical society. Waterclor projects and more: July 14-18 for ages 5-9. $100/week for non-member. $90/week for member. Crafting: July 21-25 for ages 5-7. At "Art Barn" at Seven Hearths, Studio Hill Road. $60/non-member. $50/member. For more information and sign up, call 860-927-4587.
"Summer Thursdays" for youths entering grades 4-8: Thursdays through Aug. 21, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency at Youth Agency, 50 East St. For more information and RSVP, call 860--354-0047.
FRIENDS of New Milford Library annual book sale: July 11, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. July 12, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 13, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. At New Milford High School, Route 7 South.
Screening of "Some Like It Hot": July 11, dusk. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. $2 donation/person.
Roast beef and chicken dinner benefit for Jerry "Frog" Drzal: July 12, 3-7 p.m. At Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. $20. For information, call 860-354-7250.
Thanksgiving in July car, bike and truck show: July 12, 5-9 p.m. Rain date, July 19. Co-hosted by Paradice Classic Cruisers and Union Savings Bank at bank, intersection of routes 109 and 202. Bring non-perishables for food bank. $10/exhibitor. Free/spectator.
Book signing with Vivan Lang, author of "It Follows You": July 12, 2 p.m. Bank Street Book Nook, Bank Street.
"Second Saturday Stars" program -- "To Privately Go...": July 12, 8-10 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South.
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. Future offerings: July 13, 20 and 27. Mid-day worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Future offerings: July 23 and 30. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Future offerings: July 11 and 25. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Caregivers Support Group: July 15, 10 a.m. Meets first and third Tuesday each month, 10-11:30 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Studio D open house and registration session: July 15, 6-8 p.m. Studio D, 27 Main St. For more information, call 860-350-2900 or visit www.dancestudiod.com.
Book discussion group for science fiction readers: July 16, 6:30-8 p.m. Meets third Wednesday of each month. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Way Out Wednesday programs for youths: July 16: Monopoly tournament, 2 p.m. July 23: Zentangle workshop, 4 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
"An Introduction to Chinese Medicine and Women's Health": July 16, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Kenneth Hoffman. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Housatonic Business Alliance: July 17, 7 a m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.
Third Thursdays events: July 17 (rain date, July 18): with Future Tense. Concerts, 7 p.m. Village Green. Extended shopping hours, discounts and more at downtown shops, throughout evening.
Roast beef dinner: July 19, 5-7 p.m. Hosted by Good Shepherd Lodge at Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road (Route 7). $12/adult. $10/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
Tag sale and bratwurst event: July 19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road.
Merryall Union Chapel service: July 20: with pastor Paul Fleck of New Milford United Methodist Church, 4 p.m. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.
Camp Jonathan -- camp for bereaved children: July 21-25. Hosted by New Milford VNA & Hospice at St. John's Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue. For kids aged 6-18. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-2216, call 800-350-1595.
"Physics: Sounds Amazing": July 12, 11:30 a.m. Library, South Street. For preschoolers and families. For information, call 860-350-2181.
Pickin' & Fiddlin' Contest: July 12, 2 p.m. Hosted by Roxbury Volunteer Fire Department at Hurlburt Park, Apple Lane. For information, visit www.pickinnfiddlin.com.
Smoked barbecue: July 19, 4-7 p.m. Christ Episcopal Church, 1 North St. $18/adult. $10/child under 12. For more information, call 860-355-3695.
"Stone Walls of England and New England" lecture and slide show: July 20, 3 p.m. Library, South Street. With Andrew Pighills. For information, call 860-350-2181.
Performance of "Lou Gehrig: Story of a Great Man": July 20, 3 p.m. Town hall, Route 67. $20/adult. $15/senior. $5/youth. Benefits bus for On the Road Again program for Roxbury Seniors. For more information, call 860-210-0201.
Appalachian Craft Fair: July 11, noon-6 p.m. July 12, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 13, noon-5 p.m. Holy Trinity Church, Sherman Center.
Screening of "The Other Son": July 18. Doors open, 6:30 p.m. Movie, 7 p.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-8050. Washington
Junior library programs: July 11: "My Spectacular Senses," 3:30 p.m. July 18: "Sweet Science," 3:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2310.
Washington Green Fair: July 12, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green.
HORSE of Connecticut seminar: July 12, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. For more information, call 860-868-1960 or visit www.horseofct.org.
"Voices of Poetry / Poetry Al Fresco" -- program of poetry and music: July 13, 4-7 p.m. Washington Art Association, Bryan Plaza.
Movie screenings: July 14: "The African Queen," 1 p.m. July 28: "A Farewell to Arms," 1 p.m. Aug. 11: "Fly Boys," 1 p.m. Aug. 25: "War Horse," 1 p.m.. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.
Tuesday family programs: July 15: "Zap! The Mysterious Force of Electricity," 6:30 p.m. July 22: "The Science of Geology," 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2310.
Book signing: July 19: with May Simses, author of "Irresistible Blueberry Bakeshop & Cafe," 2 p.m. July 20: with Nicholaus Patnaude, author of "First Aide Medicine," 2 pm. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-0525.
One-on-one consultations about Medicare: July 15, 9:30 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Plaza. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-0735.
Institute for American Indian Studies event: July 19: "Gift of the Woodlands," 12:30-2 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518.
Tea for Two Hundred fundraiser: July 19, 4-7 p.m. At home of Gael Hammer and Gary Goodwin. $60 in advance. $75 after July 5 and at door. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-2216 or visit www.newmilfordvna.org.
"Reverse Mortgage Facts and Myths": July 21, 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Plaza. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-0735.
"Bonnie & Clyde: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. July 11-Aug. 2. July 27, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $23/adult. $18/student and military personnel with ID. July 10, free dress rehearsal for seniors, 8 p.m. July 17, pay-what-you-can-night, 8 p.m. For reservations, call 860-350-6863 or go to www.theatreworks.us.
"The Rainmaker": Runs Fridays-Saturdays July 18-Aug. 10, 8 p.m. July 27 and Aug. 10, 2 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $20/person. $10/student with id and cash. Half-price-night, July 17, 8 p.m. For more information or reservations, call 860-354-3622 or visit www.theshermanplayhouse.org.