“All Around Litchfield” - works by Lorraine Ryan of New Milford:
Opening reception, April 1, 2-4 p.m. Runs through May 31. Library, 62 Main St. South. For information, call 860-354-6937.
Runs through April 16. Kent Art Association, 21 Main St. South. For more information, call 860-927-3989.
“The Nature of Things” - exhibit of works by Deborah Leonard:
Runs through April 28. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP to the reception, call 860-927-3761.
“Cuba in Transition”- photography by Rich Pomerantz:
Runs through April 14. Library, South Street. Library, South Street. For information, call 860-350-2181.
“Studies” - works by Mark Devlin:
Runs through April 8. Library, Wykeham Road.
“Twenty Two North” - photos by Rick Schatzberg:
April 15-May 9. Library, Wykeham Road.
Bank Street Theater:
46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line).
115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-0006 (show times).
Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 888-AMC-4FUN.
April 10, 7-9:30 p.m. Held second Monday each month. Bull’s Bridge Inn, Route 7. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 9, 2 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With pianist Donald Alfano. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
April 9: Palm Sunday service, 9:30 a.m. April 13: Maundy Thursday soup/bread supper and service, 6 p.m. April 14: Good Friday service, noon. April 16: Easter service, 9:30 a.m. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Main Street.
Bridgewater Grange meetings:
April 12, 7 p.m. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Main Street.
Friends of the Library meetings:
April 12, 7 p.m. Library, 62 Main St. South. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
April 12: teen do-it-yourself “Build a PC” for kids in grade eight and up, 1-3 p.m. April 13: drop-in story time for kids ages 2-5, 10:30-11 a.m. April 13: playdate for kids in kindergarten through fifth grade, 1-3 p.m. Library, 62 Main St. South. For more information and registration, call 860-354-6937.
Friends of the Library meetings:
April 13, 10 a.m. Library, Route 133.
Senior center offerins:
April 13: Easter lunch, noon. Suggested donation of $7. Senior center, Hut Hill Road.
April 17: “The Secret Chord,” 7 p.m. Library, 62 Main St. South. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
“Communication Matters” with Sarah Chase:
April 8, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
April 13, 1 p.m. Co-sponsored by library and library’s Parents’ Committee at Kent Community House, Route 7 North. Features dinosaur touch museum, presentation, fossil dig and more. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
“The Honey Bee and Me”:
April 15, 10:30 a.m. Library, Main Street. With Catherine Wolko of the Humble Bee Honey Company LLC. Geared toward kids pre-K through third grade. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
Book signing with Elinor Lipman:
April 15, 2-3 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. Author of “On Turpentine Lane.”
April 8, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Open houses for Cavalier Farm and the Friends of Feral and Homeless Cats and Kittens, Inc. at 8 Wells Road.
“Unexpected Layover,” dramatic Easter musical:
April 8, 6 p.m. April 9, 9 and 11 a.m. Faith Church, 600 Danbury Road.
“Second Saturday Stars” program: “State of the Planet 2017”:
April 8, 8-10 a.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South.
Harrybrooke Park spring cleanup:
April 8, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. Bring rakes, gloves, hats, and bug and tick spray. Bottled water to be provided.
Chicken and biscuit benefit dinner:
April 8. Two seatings: 5 and 6:30 p.m. Takeout dinners, 4-5 p.m. Hosted by Clergy Association of New Milford at New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road. $20/adult. $15/senior 65 and older. $45/family living under the same roof. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-4596.
“Trivia Time Fun”:
April 9, 3-6 p.m. Presented by New Milford Republican Town Committee at 1st and 10 Sports Bar and Grill, 507 Danbury Road. $20, which includes appetizers. Cash bar, prizes for winning team. For more information, call Lois at 203-451-9776.
Program on collecting buttons of Connecticut:
April 9, 2-4 p.m. New Milford Historical Society & Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. With Laura Martin of Bethel and Rachel Mercurio of Trumbull, members of the Connecticut State Button Society. Free/museum member. $5/non-member. For more information, call 860-354-3069.
April 9: Palm Sunday service, 10:30 a.m. April 13: Holy Eucharist service, 7 p.m. April 14: Good Friday Tenebrae service, 7 p.m. April 16: Easter breakfast, 8:30-10 a.m. Easter service, 10:30 a.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road.
April 9: Palm Sunday service, 10 a.m., followed by waffle bar brunch. April 13: Maundy Thursday service, 7:30 p.m. April 14: Good Friday egg dyeing and screening of “Hop,” 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Bring own eggs. April 16: Easter service, 10 a.m. First Congregational Church, 36 Main St.
Parenting support and education group for young parents:
April 11, 3-4 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For parents and expectant parents 23 and under. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.
Living Without a Partner bereavement group:
April 11, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
April 12, noon. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. Featuring presentation about Wheels Program of Greater New Milford.
Intro to genealogy course:
April 12, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Library, Main Street.
“The Owl Pellet Discovery” workshop:
April 12, 1-4 p.m. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. Open to students in third through sixth grades. For more information and registration, call 860-354-3069.
Screening of “Food Chains”:
April 12, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Pratt Nature Center. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Ecumenical prayer walk:
April 14, noon. Starts on steps of First Congregational Church, 36 Main St.
Roast beef dinner:
April 15, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $14/adult. $12/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
Western Connecticut Stock Traders Club meeting:
April 17, 6 p.m. At The Makery, 20 Bank St.
Book discussion group for science fiction readers:
April 17. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
“Beyond Books: Exploring the Library’s Resources”:
April 17, 11 a.m.-noon. Library, Main Street.
Caregivers Support Group:
April 18, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Program about Sam Ducharme’s 14-state backpacking adventure:
April 19, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
“Gardening as if the World Depends on Us”:
April 8, 1 p.m. Library, Main Street. With author Tovah Martin. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
April 9: Palm Sunday service, 10:30 a.m. April 13: Maundy Thursday service, including a potluck supper and service, 6:30 p.m. Easter: sunrise service (at the airport on Good Hill Road), 6 a.m., followed by breakfast at the church and a 10:30 a.m. service. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St.
April 16, 8:30 a.m. St. Patrick Church, 25 Church St.
April 15, 9 a.m.-noon. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call Carol at 203-702-7006.
Bourbon and chocolate tasting:
April 8, 2-5 p.m. Hopkins Vineyard, Hopkins Road. Free.
Junior library offerings:
April 8: fairy houses workshop, 1 p.m. April 15: screening of “Trolls,” 1 p.m. April 13: screening of “Moana,” 1 p.m. April 15: drop-in Easter egg dyeing workshop, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (bring hard-boiled eggs) Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2310.
Spring egg hunt:
April 8, 11 a.m. Glenholme School, 81 Sabbaday Lane.
April 8, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by Washington Republican Town Committee at American Legion Hall, Bryan Plaza. $5/adult. $2/child under 7. For more information, call 860-868-7715.
April 8. With author/illustrator Jeffrey Turner (“Who Broke the Vase?”), 1 p.m. With Marie Bostwick (“The Promise Girls”), 3 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road.
April 8, 4:30 p.m. At Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens, 1 Green Hill Road. With Davyne Verstandig, poet laureate of Washington.