Arts

BRIDGEWATER

Works by Karen LaFleur of New Milford: Runs through July. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. Hours: Tuesdays, 1-5 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For more information, call 860-354-6937.

Exhibit of works by Carolyn Fisher: Runs through Aug. 31. Senior center, Hut Hill Road.

GAYLORDSVILLE

Works by Susan Grissell and Richard Stalter: Runs through August. Hepatica Vintage Thrift, 636 Kent Road. For more information, call 860-210-1901.

KENT

“Large Works” — works by Gene Davis: Opening reception, July 11, 5-7 p.m. Runs through Aug. 23. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. Hours: Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.mm. Sundays, 1-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-4501.

Elected artists invitational and solo show featuring works by Ann Kromer: Runs through July 12. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. Hours: Thursdays-Sundays, 1-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

“The Beach” — works by Steve Eazarsky: Runs through Aug. 31. Reception, July 11, 3-5 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

“The Camps of Kent: Memories of Summer”: Runs through Sept. 27. Seven Hearths, 4 Studio Hill Road. Hours: Weekends, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-4587 or visit www.kenthistoricalsociety.org.

NEW MILFORD

“Hot Stuff”: Runs through July 12. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St. For more information, email newmilartscomm@gmail.com.

“Art of the Animal”— works by regional artists: Runs through Aug. 2. Gregory James Gallery, 93 Park Lane Road (Route 202). Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and by appointment. For more information, call 860-354-3436 or visit www.gregoryjamesgallery.com.

“Splash, a Summer of Love” exhibit of works by Deedee Calvey: Runs through Sept. 12. Library, Main Street.

“New Milford: A Century of Collecting, 1915-2015”: Runs through Oct. 18. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

ROXBURY

Exhibit of works by sisters Banjie Getsinger Nelson and Ann Getsinger of Marlborough, Mass.: Runs through July 18. Library, 23 South St. Hours: Mondays, noon to 7 p.m., Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thursdays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

WASHINGTON

Oil paintings by Katie Ré Scheidt: Runs through Aug. 1. Library, Wykeham Road. Hours: Mondays and Fridays, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

“Between Two Worlds: The Photography of Nell Dorr”: Runs through Oct. 31. Gunn Historical Museum, Wykeham Road. Hours: Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays, noon-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-7756.

AREA TOWNS

“Food, Glorious Food”: Runs through July 10. Sharon Historical Society, 18 Main St., Sharon. For more information, call 860-364-5688.

“The Art of Stitch: An Exhibit of Contemporary Fiber Art by Norma Schlager”: Runs through July 18. Brookfield Craft Center, 286 Whisconier Road, Brookfield. For more information, call 203-775-4526 or visit www.brookfieldcraft.org.

Health

NEW MILFORD

New Hatha yoga classes: Fridays, 6-7:15 p.m. Sundays, 10-11:15 a.m. At Studio D, 27 Main St. $12/session. For more information, call 860-350-2900.

Blood pressure clinic: Wednesdays, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Co-hosted by NMVNA & Hospice and Health Department at Roger Sherman Town Hall, 10 Main St.

Movies

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/Dance

NEW MILFORD

Music at Merryall Center for the Arts: July 11: Danbury Brass Band, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $25. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.

SJ Barrington’s events: Karaoke: Saturday, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. SJ Barrington’s, 48 Kent Road. For more information, call 860-355-9222.

Special Events

BRIDGEWATER

Bridgewater Grange meetings: July 8, 7:30 p.m. At St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Main Street. For more information, call Nancy Mascio at 860-354-2028 or Dean Perry at 860-355-4793.

Senior center events: Tuesdays: computer group, 10 a.m. Visits with Dawn McNutt, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Silver Needles, 1 p.m. VNA blood pressure check (second Tuesday each month), 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays: Chair Tai Chi, 10:30 a.m. Mahjongg, 1 p.m. Thursdays: coffee hour, 10:30 a.m. Fridays: poker, 10 a.m. Canasta, 1 p.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.

GAYLORDSVILLE

Al-Anon meetings: Wednesdays, 7-8 p.m. At Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane.

Oratory of the Little Way events: First and third Wednesdays: soaking prayer, 10 a.m. Second Saturday and fourth Tuesday: healing service, 10 a.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and registration, call 860-354-8294.

KENT

Book sale: June hours: Fridays and Sundays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July and August hours: Fridays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Runs through October. Library, Main Street.

Bell ringing: July 4, 2 p.m. Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road.

Art enrichment programs for children: July 6-10: Color Splash I for kids 6-8, 9 a.m.-noon. July 13-17: Color Splash II for ages 9-12, 9 a.m.-noon. July 10-24: drawing for ages 5-10, 9 a.m.-noon. and ages 8-13, 1-4 p.m. Offered by historical society at Seven Hearths. For more information, call 860-927-4587.

Eric Sloane and New England Stone” art show: Receiving: July 12, 16-19 and 23, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Show: opening reception, July 25, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). For more information, call 860-927-3849.

NEW MILFORD

Carnival: July 3-4, 5-10 p.m. Hosted by Lions Club at Young’s Field, Young’s Field Road.

Fourth of July celebration and fireworks: July 3. Giant cake, 6 p.m. Opening ceremony, 6:30 p.m. Music by Higher & Higher, 7 p.m. Village Green. Fireworks, 9:30 p.m. shot off over Fort Hill area.

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. . Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Future: . At railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information, email pblack35@comcast.net.

“Don’t Let Emotions Run Your Life” group for girls entering grades 9-12: July 6, 13, 20 and 27, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Youth Agency, 50 East. St. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.

Teen book club meeting: July 6, 6-7 p.m. Meets first Monday each month, 6-7 p.m. Library, Main Street. Open to teens in grades 7-12. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Computer courses: July 6 and 8: series about how to clean up computer, organize and set up for updates, 1-3 p.m. July 15: introduction to cloud and popular services for storage, 1-3 p.m. July 20 and 22: Word Online, 1-3 p.m. Must attend first part of each course in order to attend rest of series. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Evening general book discussion group: July 6, 6:30-8 p.m. Meets first Monday each month, 6:30-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Abby Ripley. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Caregivers Support Group: July 7 and 21, 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.

Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: July 9: with Marc Audette, 7 a.m. July 16: with Dave Seegers, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

Teen and tween summer events: Mayhem Mondays events: July 13 and Aug. 10: Minecraft, 6 p.m. July 20 and Aug. 17: “Dungeons and Dragons,” 6 p.m. July 27: handwriting analysis and book talk with David DeWitt, 6 p.m. Way Out Wednesdays programs: July 8: circus workshop, 6 p.m. July 15 and Aug. 19: teen café, 4 p.m. July 15 and 29 and Aug. 5: “Fractured Fairytales” with Joe Russo, 2 p.m. July 22: “Geocoaching with Chris Fisher,” 6 p.m. Aug. 12: Monopoly tournament, 2 p.m. Talent Thursdays programs: “Wax Resist Selfies,” 6 p.m. July 30: “Cutthroat Kitchen,” 6 p.m. Aug. 6: “Fractured Fairytales,” 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Program about long-term care insurance: July 8, 6 p.m. Hospital, 21 Elm St. For more information, call 860-210-5341.

Naloxone/Narcan community education workshop: July 8, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Hosted by New Milford Substance Abuse Prevention Council at Youth Agency, 50 East St. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.

Book sale: July 10: early birds, 9-10 a.m. $5. Also open, with no admission fee, July 10, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., July 11, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and July 12, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by FRIENDS of New Milford Library at New Milford High School, Route 7 South.

Dream Come True fundraiser: July 11, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Tasty Waves, 7 Main St. Portion of day’s proceeds will benefit non-profit organization.

Free parent support group: July 14 and 28, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Regularly meets second and fourth Tuesday each month. Sponsored by New Milford Substance Abuse Prevention Council at The Maxx, Railroad Street. Geared toward parents and older adults concerned about a young person’s drug or alcohol use. For more information, call Laura at 860-354-0047.

Parenting support and education group for young parents: July 14 and 28, 3-4 p.m. Meets second and fourth Tuesday each month, 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.

ROXBURY

Open plein air painting session: July 6, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by Pomperaug Outdoor Painters at Greyledge Farm, 114 Town Line Road. Parking offered adjacent to old home by “flag barn” and along Town Line Road. Bring art supplies, easel and lunch. No facilities.

Events for “Every Hero Has a Story” summer reading program for kids: July 11: Mr. Magic. July 18: Caravan Puppets. July 25: Musical Petting Zoo. Aug. 1: Fun with Rhythms. Aug. 8: finale “Zoo on the Go.” Library, South Street. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

Pickin & Fiddlin’ Contest: July 11, 2-9 p.m. Rain date, July 12. At Hurlbut Park, Apple Lane. $10/person over 10. Free/kid under 10. For more information, visit www.roxburyct.com.

SHERMAN

Appalachian Craft Fair: July 10, noon-6 p.m. July 11, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 12m noon-5 p.m. Holy Trinity Church, Sherman Center.

“Great Decisions” series: 10 a.m. July 12: “India Changes Course.” Aug. 9: “U.S. Policy Toward Africa.” Sept. 13: “Syria’s Refugee Crisis.” Oct. 11: “Human Trafficking in the 21st Century.” Nov. 8: “Brazil’s Metamorphosis.” Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $50. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.

Summer programs: Themed one-week sessions offered July 6-Aug. 21, 8-11 a.m. or noon-3 p.m. Robbyn’s Nest Mommy and Me Tutoring Center. For more information, call 860-355-8989.

WASHINGTON

Book signing, music and storytelling with Steve Katz: July 5, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. Author of “Blood, Sweat and My Rock ’n Roll Years.”

Family programs as part of summer reading program: July 7: Mad Science of Western New England,” 6:30 p.m. July 10: “The Lorax Challenge” with Litchfield County 4-H, 10 a.m. July 14: superhero comics drawing workshop, 6:30 p.m. July 21: animal heros with K-9 unit, 6:30 p.m. July 24: “Honey Bees and Me,” 3:30 p.m. July 28: superhero pajama and pizza party with screening of “Big Hero 6,” 5:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.

“Stone Structures and Walls of England and New England: An Evolution”: July 9, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With Andrew Pighills.

Green Fair: July 11, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. On Green in front of First Congregational Church.

“Celebrating Women Photographers” film series: July 13: “Everlasting Moments,”1 p.m. July 27: “Finding Vivian Maier,” 1 p.m. Aug. 10: “Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus,” 1 p.m. Aug. 24: “Annie Leibovitz: Life Through A Lens,” 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, visit www.gunnlibrary.org.

Screening of “The Paper Trail” with filmmaker Jonathan Bee: July 16, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

Theater

NEW MILFORD

“Time Stands Still”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. July 10-Aug. 1, as well as July 26, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $23/person. $18/military personnel and student with ID. July 9: free preview for seniors, 8 p.m. July 16: pay-what-you-can-night, 8 p.m. For reservations, call 860-350-6863 or go to www.theatreworks.us.

Auditions for “Leading Ladies”: July 13-14, 7-9 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. Cast of three women ages 30-80 and five men ages 20-65 is sought. For more information, visit www.theatreworks.us/actors.

SHERMAN

“Arsenic & Old Lace”: Runs Fridays-Saturdays July 10-Aug. 2, 8 p.m. Also July 19 and Aug. 2, 2 p.m. No show, Aug. 1; instead there‘s a show July 30, 8 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $22/person. $11/student with id and cash. $11 preview night, July 9, 8 p.m. For more information or reservations, call 860-354-3622 or visit www.theshermanplayhouse.org.

Auditions for “Rocky Horror Show”: July 12, 1-6 p.m. July 13-14, 7-9 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. For more information, visit www.shermanplayers.org.