Arts

BRIDGEWATER

Works by Karen LaFleur of New Milford: Runs through July. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-6937.

“Circlsculpts” - works by Stanley Linder: August-September. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. 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

Presidents’ juried show: Reception, July 24, 7-9 p.m. Awards ceremony, July 25, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Sept. 7. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

Works by Peter Seltzer: Runs through Aug. 5. The Good Gallery, 13 Railroad St. For more information, call 860-927-5065 or visit www.thegoodgallerykent.com.

“Large Works” — works by Gene Davis: Runs through Aug. 23. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. For more information, call 860-927-4501.

“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.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

“Dwellings: Details in Space & Form” — drawings/paintings by Zeb Mayer and photography by John Kane: Runs through Aug. 9. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy, 10 Main St.

NEW MILFORD

“Summer Fun”: Runs through Aug. 30. 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). For more information, call 860-354-3436 or visit www.gregoryjamesgallery.com.

“A Country Summer” — exhibit of works by Lorraine Ryan of New Milford —and works by Washington Montessori School students: Runs through Aug. 3.. The Silo, Upland Road. For information, call 860-355-0300 or visit www.hunthillfarmtrust.org.

Works by W. David Herman: Runs until further notice. W. David Herman Gallery, Railroad Street. For more information, visit www.wdavidherman.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

“The Art of the Book” - works by Wendell Minor: Opening reception, July 25, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Sept. 5. Library, South Street. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

Exhibit of original watercolors by Jim Stanton: Runs through Sept. 27. Senior center, South Street. Hours: Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

SHERMAN

Works by Jessica Ifshin: Runs through July 26. White Silo Farm & Winery, 32 Route 37 East.

WASHINGTON

Oil paintings by Katie Ré Scheidt: Runs through Aug. 1. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

“Between Two Worlds: The Photography of Nell Dorr”: Runs through Oct. 31. Gunn Historical Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.

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.

Music/Dance

NEW MILFORD

Concert with Don Lowe and Allie Chipkin: July 25, 7:30 p.m. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. $20/person. $30/couple. Free/child 12 and under. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-0300.

SHERMAN

Benny Carter tribute concert: July 25, 8 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $25. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-8050.

WASHINGTON

Washington Friends of Music series: July 31, Aug. 7, 14 and 21, 5:30 p.m. At meetinghouse of First Congregational Church on the Green.

Special Events

GAYLORDSVILLE

Oratory of the Little Way events: July 25: “Finding and Using Your Gifts” retreat, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 28: healing prayer service, 10 a.m.-noon. July 29: Al-Anon meeting, 7-8 p.m.Oratory Lane. For more information, call 860-354-8294.

“Finding and Using Your Gifts” retreat: July 25, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

KENT

Book sale: 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.

Eric Sloane and New England Stone” art show: Opening reception, July 25, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). For information, call 860-927-3849.

Hikes: July 25, 2 p.m. At former Camp Francis property, now known as East Kent Hamlet Nature Preserve, 39 Kent Hollow Road. July 31, 7 p.m. Avian Preserve, off North Kent Road. Co-sponsored by Kent Land Trust and Kent Historical Society. For more information and RSVP, call 860-488-9185 or email connie.manes@kentlandtrust.org.

Stone classes with master stonemason Carl Dill: July 25, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Eric Sloane Museum, Route 7. $50/class. For more information, call 860-927-3849.

Sidewalk Festival: Aug. 6-9. Downtown Kent.

NEW MILFORD

Cruise night: Tuesdays, 5-8 p.m. Between Webster Bank and Panera Bread at Litchfield Crossings, Route 7.

Events for teens at The Maxx: July 24-25: open house, 6:30-11 p.m. July 31: musician benefit acoustic night, 6:30-11 p.m. $8. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information, visit www.themaxxclubonline.com.

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: July 26. Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Future: July 29 (not meeting July 15). Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Future: July 24. At railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information, email pblack35@comcast.net.

Teen and tween summer events: Mayhem Mondays events: July 27: handwriting analysis and book talk with David DeWitt, 6 p.m. Way Out Wednesdays programs: July 29 and Aug. 5: “Fractured Fairytales” with Joe Russo, 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.

Tag sale: July 24-25, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave.

Tag sale: July 24, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. July 25, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. Benefits A. Russell Ayre Scholarship Fund.

Village Fair Days: July 24-25, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sponsored by Chamber of Commerce on Village Green.

“Voices of Poetry - At Merryall”: July 25, 8-9:30 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. Free. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.

Camp Jonathan for bereaved children 6-18: July 27-31. Offered by NMVNA Hospice at St. John’s Episcopal Church hall, Whittlesey Ave. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-2216.

Free parent support group: July 28, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 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 28, 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 28, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Housatonic Business Alliance meeting: July 30: with Steve Kolitz of United Alarm, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

“Question, Persuade, Refer: Three Simple Steps That Anyone Can Learn to Help Save a Life” program: Aug. 1, 10:30-11:30 a.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030 or email laura@youthagency.org.

Caregivers Support Group: Aug. 1, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Dog wash day to benefit New Milford Animal Welfare: Aug. 2, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. At A Paw Print Grooming Salon, 801 Federal Road, Brookfield. $15 for breeds less than 20 lbs., $20 for breeds 20-49 lbs., $30 for breeds 50-100 lbs. $40 for giant breeds. Add $10 for double coats and nail clips. For more information, call 203-775-2028.

Teen book club meeting: Aug. 3, 6-7 p.m. Library, Main Street. Open to teens in grades 7-12. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Evening general book discussion group: Aug. 3, 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.

Program about impact of Nurnberg Trials: Aug. 5, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Mark Albertson. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Writer’s support group: Aug. 6, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Meets first Thursday each month, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-1191.

ROXBURY

Events for “Every Hero Has a Story” summer reading program for kids: July 25: Musical Petting Zoo, interactive program with Springfield Symphony Orchestra, 11:30 a.m. July 27: screening of “The Boxtrolls” and pizza, 4 p.m. Aug. 1: Fun with Rhythms. Aug. 8: finale “Zoo on the Go.” Library, South Street. For information, call 860-350-2181.

SHERMAN

Summer programs: Themed one-week sessions offered through 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.

Centering prayer group: Aug. 5. Meets first Wednesday each month, 7:30-8:30 a.m. Holy Trinity Church, Sherman Center.

WASHINGTON

Family programs as part of summer reading program: 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. Aug. 4: “Military Heroes,” featuring local military heroes, letter writing and soldier box making, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.

“Leaps of Faith and Other Mistakes” program with Almanac Dance Circus Theater: July 24, 7:30-9 p.m. Presented by After School Arts Program at Shepaug Valley School, South Street. $12/adult. $10/student. For more information and tickets, call 860-868-0740 or visit www.afterschoolartsprogram.org.

Volunteer Day: July 25, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. For more information, call 860-868-1960.

“Hidden Valley through the iPhone Lens” with photographer Rich Pomerantz: July 26, 6 p.m. Hidden Valley Preserve, Bee Brook Road. For more information and RSVP, visit www.steeprockassoc.org.

“Celebrating Women Photographers” film series: July 27: “Finding Vivian Maier,” 1 p.m. Aug. 10: “Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus,” 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For information, visit www.gunnlibrary.org.

Corn Festival: Aug. 1, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. $10/adult. $8/senior. $6/child.

Theater

NEW MILFORD

“Time Stands Still”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. through Aug. 1, as well as July 26, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $23/person. $18/military personnel and student with ID. For reservations, call 860-350-6863 or go to www.theatreworks.us.

SHERMAN

“Arsenic & Old Lace”: Runs Fridays-Saturdays through Aug. 2, 8 p.m. Also 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. For more information or reservations, call 860-354-3622 or visit www.theshermanplayhouse.org.