Published 12:00 am, Thursday, April 20, 2017
“All Around Litchfield” - works by Lorraine Ryan of New Milford: Runs through May 31. Library, 62 Main St. South. For more information, call 860-354-6937. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
“The Nature of Things” - exhibit of works by Deborah Leonard: Runs through April 28. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
Exhibit of Donate Life Donor Quilt: Runs through April. Library, Main Street.
Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line).
Bantam Cinema: 115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-0006 (show times).
AMC: Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 888-AMC-4FUN.
“Music in the Nave” concert with Wykeham Consort: April 30, 4 p.m. At St. John’s Episcopal Church, intersection of routes 7 and 341. $13/adult in advance. $15/adult at door. Free/student. For more information and tickets, call 860-927-3486.
“Jamboree at JCC”: April 22, 7:30 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $10/adult. $5/student. Free/child under 10. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.
SingOut! CT concert: April 23, 2 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Penny auction: April 22. Doors open, 11 a.m. Drawing, 1 p.m. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 5 Main St. South.
Senior center offerings: April 24: program about emotional ties to clutter, 1 p.m. Senior center, Hut Hill Road.
Burnham Girls for girls in grades 3-5: April 26, 3:30-4:15 p.m. Library, 62 Main St. South. For more information and registration, call 860-354-6937.
Book Club: April 25: discussion of “The Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah, 7 p.m. Library, Route 133.
“The Bobcat: Connecticut’s Secretive Wild Cat”: April 22, 2 p.m. Presented by library at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. With Paul Colburn, graduate of Master Wildlife Conservationist Program. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
Program with Karen Pease Marino about her journeys to Uganda: April 29, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and registration, call 860-927-3761.
New Milford Apostolic, Inc. events: Morning Glory worship: Sundays, 8-9:30 a.m. Education hour: Sundays, 9:45 a.m. Worship, 11-12:30 p.m. Future gatherings: April 23 (none April 30). Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Future gatherings: April 26. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Future gatherings: April 28. Movie screenings: April 21: Screening of “David & Goliath” for kids, noon-12:45 p.m. Screening of “Saved by Grace,” 7-9 p.m. At 25 Church St. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Earth Day celebration: April 22, 10 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by Roger Sherman Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, at 25 Church St.
Earth Day festivities: April 22, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Pratt Nature Center, 163 Papermill Road. Includes dunk tank, mud pit, kids’ mud run, 5K dirt dash, music and more. For information, call 860-355-3137 or email email@example.com.
Spring cleanup: April 22, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. Bring rakes, gloves, hats, and bug and tick spray; bottled water provided.
Savory pork dinner: April 22, 4:30-7:30 p.m. First Congregational Church of New Milford, 36 Main St. Includes dinner, silent auction, music and tours of the historic church building. $15/adult. $10/child under 12. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-8232.
Arion Singing Society offerings: April 22. Doors open, 6:30 p.m. Dancing, 7-9 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road. $10/person. $25/family. April 30: spring concert, 3 p.m. Dinner-dances: $30/member. $40/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-7593.
Italian dinner night: April 22, 6 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. $12/adult. $6/child under 13. Free/child under 5. $40/family.
“Tuesday Coffee & Cookies with the Director”: April 25, 11 a.m.-noon. Library, Main Street.
“Cool Cats & Hot Dogs” classic car cruise: April 25, 5 p.m.-dusk. Animal Welfare Society, 8 Dodd Road. Free $10/person who wants picture taken in a classic car. Professional photographer on hand, 5:30-7 p.m. For more information, call 860-354-1350 or visit www.aws-shelter.org.
Parenting support and education group for young parents: April 25, 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 25, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Open house at Knapp House: April 25, 5-8 p.m. New Milford Historical Society & Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. Guests will have rare opportunity to see the basement and second floor - never before seen by the public - of the Knapp House. For information, call 860-354-3069.
Open house and cookout fundraiser: April 25, 5:30-7:30 p.m. The Children’s Center, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-1883.
VFW session with state veteran service officer: April 26, 9 a.m.-noon. VFW, Avery Road. With Peter DiMaria. For more information and an appointment, call 203-805-6340.
Celebratory reading with Connecticut Poets Laureate: April 26, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Book club about military history: April 27, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. Led by Gerard Monaghan. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Spring fling for children and teens with special needs: April 30, noon-2 p.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.
Screening of documentary about fiber artist Missy Stevens: April 21, 7 p.m. Library, South Street.
Book club: April 21, 7:30 p.m. Library, Sherman Center. Discussion of “Fates and Furies” by Lauren Groff.
“Beyond Bird Feeders: Attract Wildlife to Your Garden Year-Round”: April 22, 1:30-3 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 North. $15/member. $20/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.
Children’s ID day event: April 23, 1-3 p.m. Robbyn’s Nest Education Center, Sherman Commons, Suite 2B. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8989.
Women’s brunch and program: April 29, 9:30 a.m. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. With guest speaker Tara Alemany. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-6114.
“Dig In and Grow an Organic Vegetable Garden”: April 29 and May 6, 10 a.m.-noon. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 North. $40/member. $45/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.
Pancake breakfast: April 23, 7:30-11 a.m. Presented by Women’s Auxiliary of Warren Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. at Warren Community Center, Sackett Hill Road. $5/adult. $2/child. Free/child under 3.
Junior library offerings: April 22: Earth Day/recycled crafts program, 1 p.m. April 29: library mini golf, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2310.
Book signings: April 22: with culinary writer David Leite (includes discussion), author of “Notes on a Banana: A Memoir of Food, Love, and Manic Depression,” 4 p.m. April 23: with Jack Chaucer, author of “Nikki White: Polar Extremes,” 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road.
Oscar film series: April 24: “Hidden Figures,” 1 p.m. May 1: “La La Land,” 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road.
Discussion and book signing with Ann Nyberg: April 30, 2 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. Author of “Remembering Katharine Hepburn: Stories of Wit and Wisdom about America’s Leading Lady.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Talk and book signing: May 2, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With Dr. Kevin Gutzman, author of “Thomas Jefferson - Revolutionary: A Radical’s Struggle to Remake America.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
“Summer and Fall Wildflowers and the Role of Pollinators in the Great Swamp” program: April 23, 1 p.m. Hosted by Friends of the Great Swamp at Gardinier Theater at Trinity-Pawling School, Route 22, Pawling, N.Y.
“The House of Blue Leaves”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m., April 21-May 13, as well as April 30 and May 7 and 14, 2 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $24/adult. $12/student who pays cash and carries valid student ID. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-3622.