Published 2:09 am, Friday, July 14, 2017
Runs through July 29. Library, Route 133. For more information, call 860-354-6397.
“The Founders of Kent: Starting from Scratch on the Colonial Frontier”: Opening, July 14, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Open weekends, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Seven Hearths, Route 7. For more information, call 860-927-4587.
“Spaces, Place and Faces: Encaustic Paintings” - works by Linda Petrocine: Runs through Aug. 31. Library, Main Street.
Juried presidents’ show: Runs through Aug. 6. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. Hours: Thursdays-Sundays, 1-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-3989 or visit www.kentart.org.
Exhibit of works by Dennis William Stuart: Runs through Sept. 2. Library, Main Street.
“An Artist’s Eye on New Milford Art”: Opening reception, Sept. 15, 7-9 p.m. Runs through Oct. 15. New Milford Historical Society & Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-355-3069.
“An Expression of Spirit: Three Generations” - works by Philip de Vries, his father and grandfather: Runs through July 22. Library, South Street. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
“A Point of Departure” - works by Katie Re Scheidt: Opening reception, July 29, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Sept. 9. Library, South Street.
“Mirror Images” - works by Paula Sibrack Marian: Runs through July. White Silo Farm & Winery, 32 Route 37 East.
The Little Red Schoolhouse: Sundays through August, 2-4 p.m. Gaylord Road. Free. Donations accepted. Schoolhouse was built in 1740 and used until 1967.
Merwinsville Hotel: Sundays through August, 2-4 p.m. 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.
Brown’s Forge: Sundays through August, 2-4 p.m. 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).
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.
Music by Moonshine: July 20, 7 p.m. Rain date, July 21. Village Green.
“Jamboree at JCC”: July 22, 7:30 p.m. Meets fourth Saturday each month. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $10/adult. $5/student. Free/child under 10. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.
Washington Friends of Music concert festival: July 21, 28 and Aug. 4 and 11, 5:30 p.m. At the meetinghouse on the town Green. Featuring New Baroque Soloists. $20/first-time guest. $10/student. $25 in advance or $30 at door. $90/four-concert package. For more information, call 860-868-9174.
Senior center offerings: July 15: screening of “Live in Concert” from Atlantic City, plus dinner. $10. July 17: program about “What is Normal Aging” with Dr. Susann Varano, 1 p.m. July 29: patio party fundraiser, 4-7 p.m. $25 in advance. $30 at door. Mondays: line dancing, 11 a.m. Exercise, 11 am. Tuesdays: computer group, 10 a.m. appointments with municipal agent, 9 a.m.-noon or by appointment. Silver Needles, 1 p.m. VNA blood pressure, 1-2 p.m. (second Tuesday each month). Wednesdays: Tai Chi, 10:30 a.m. Fridays: poker, 10 a.m. yoga, 10:30 a.m. Canasta, 1 p.m. Senior center, Hut Hill Road.
Book sale: July-August: Fridays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. September-October hours to be announced. Library, Main Street.
Kick-off event for Kent Affordable Housing construction project: July 14, 3 p.m. At Stuart Apartments, Maple Street.
“There She Goes: Two Travel Writers Tell Their Stories”: July 15, 2-4 p.m. Presented by library at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. With authors Lavinia Spalding and Marcia DeSanctis. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
Antique engine show: July 22, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Connecticut Antique Machinery Association Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road. Free admission. For more information, visit www.ctamachinery.com.
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. Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. At 25 Church St. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“TV Serial Dinners”: Saturdays, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, 2 pm. Charter Public Access Channel 192. With Dee Biglin of New Milford.
Paradice Cruisers cruise night: Tuesdays, 5 p.m.-dusk. Between Panera Bread and Webster Bank at Litchfield Crossings, Route 7 South.
English Café: Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. Open to adult ESL students. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Dedication of new Vietnam Veterans Memorial: July 15, 10 a.m. Village Green.
Screening of movie: July 15. For kids, 12:30-1:30 p.m. For adults and families, 2-3:30 p.m. First Apostolic Gathering of New Milford, Inc., 25 Church St.
Scavenger hunt: July 16, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. $5/person. For more information, call 860-799-6520 or visit www.harrybrookepark.org.
Book discussion group for science fiction readers: July 17. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Caregivers Support Group: July 18, 10 a.m. enior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
“Adulting 101” series: Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. July 18: Financial Know-How.” July 25: “Moving Out.” Aug. 1: “Odds and Ends: Home and Auto Care.” Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Two-part program about Instagram: July 19 and 26, 2-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Remembrances grief and bereavement support group for adults: July 20, 6:30-8 p.m. New Milford Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: July 20: with David Febbraio of Structured Home Solutions Audio/Video, 8 a.m. July 27: with Marc Audette of Audette Electrical Services, Inc., 8 a.m. Meets at 19 Main venue, 19 Main St.
Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce Business Scene: July 20, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by 1st and 10 Sports Bar and Grill and Greater New Milford Business Association at 1st and 10, 507 Danbury Road.
Senior fraud alert day: July 21, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Co-presented by New Milford TRIAD Senior Safety Committee at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call the senior center at 860-355-6075.
Summer tag sale: July 22, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road.
“Love for Lauren” honoring the late Lauren Dibiase: July 22, 4-8 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. Includes tree planting, memorial walk, music, yoga and food. $25/person. $10/child. For more information, call 860-799-6520 or visit www.harrybrookepark.org.
“Big Jeep Thing” and car show: July 23, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. Open to Jeep, Chrysler, Dodge and Ram vehicles, and vehicles 1980 and older. Free admission. Discounted advance online registration is available at www.wemoresonline.com. For more information, visit www.Harrybrookepark.org or call 860-799-6520.
“A Parent’s Guide to Social Media”: July 24, 2-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Parenting support and education group for young parents: July 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: July 25,10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Library offerings for children: July 15: “Speed Stacking,” 4:30 p.m. July 17: screening of “Fern Gully,” 4 p.m. July 22: “Caravan Puppets,” 4:30 p.m. July 24: “The Brave Little Toaster,” 4 p.m. July 29: “Clay Creations,” 4:30 p.m. Library, South Street. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
Annual barbecue: July 15, 5-7 p.m. Christ Church, 4 Weller’s Bridge Road.
Open house at Robbyn’s Nest Education Center: July 14, 4-6 p.m. Robbyn’s Nest, Route 37, Sherman Commons, Suite 2B. For more information, call 860-355-8989.
Word Weavers: July 15, 9 a.m.-noon. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call Carol at 203-702-7006.
“Around the World with Animal Embassy”: July 21, 2:30-5:30 p.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. $15/member. $20/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.
“Harry Potter” event: tri-wizard tournament: July 30, 2-3:30 p.m. Robbyn’s Nest, Route 37, Sherman Commons, Suite 2B. For more information, call 860-355-8989.
Washington Green Fair: July 15, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. On the Washington Green. Features tag sale, food, jumpy houses, hayrides, silent auction and live auction.
HORSE basic horse care clinic: July 15, 10 a.m.-noon. HORSE, 43 Wilbur Road. $10. For more information, call 860-868-1960.
Program about writing college admissions essay: July 20, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Guided walks at Deer Pond Farm: July 29, 9 a.m. at Deer Pond Farm, 57 Wakeman Hill Road. Free/Connecticut Audubon Society member. $5/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-799-4074.
“Zombie Prom”: Fridays-Saturdays, July 14-Aug. 5, 8 p.m. as well as July 30, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $28/reserved seating. $23/student and military personnel with ID. Pay-what-you-can night, July 20, 8 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-6863.
“Hair”: Fridays-Saturdays through July 29, as well as July 23, 2 p.m. and July 27, 8 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 South. $30/adult. $15/child. $15/student if he/she carries a valid student ID. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-3622 or visit www.shermanplayers.org.