Published 8:33 pm, Wednesday, August 5, 2015
“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.
Works by Susan Grissell and Richard Stalter: Runs through August. Hepatica Vintage Thrift, 636 Kent Road. For information, call 860-210-1901.
“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. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
Presidents’ juried show: Runs through Sept. 7. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.
“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.
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“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.
“Earth, Air, Light” - works by Edith Skiba LaMonica and Jill Davenport: Aug. 13-Sept. 20. Reception, Aug. 15, 4-6 p.m. The Smithy, 10 Main St. For more information, call 860-868-9003.
“Summer Fun”: Runs through Aug. 30. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Love & Sacrifice”: Runs through Sept. 30. The Harts Gallery, Bank Street. For more information, visit www.thehartsgallery.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.
“The Interaction of Form and Color” — furniture, rugs and prints by Josef and Anni Albers: Runs through Oct. 31. AMEICO, 29 Church St. For more information, call 860-354-8765 or visit www.ameico.
“The Art of the Book” - works by Wendell Minor: Runs through Sept. 5. Library, South Street. For 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.
“Between Two Worlds: The Photography of Nell Dorr”: Runs through Oct. 31. Gunn Historical Museum, Wykleham Road.
Black and white photography exhibit by local residents: Opening reception, Aug. 8, noon-2 p.m. Runs through Sept. 19. Library, Wykeham Road. For information, call 860-868-7586.
Merwinsville Hotel: Sundays through September, 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.
The Little Red Schoolhouse: Sundays, 2-4 p.m. Runs through August. Gaylord Road. Free. Donations accepted. Schoolhouse was built in 1740 and used until 1967.
Brown’s Forge: Sundays, 2-4 p.m. Runs through August. 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.
Bantam Cinema: 115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-0006 (show times).
Sherman Chamber Ensemble summer concert series: Aug. 7 and Sept. 4, 8 p.m. St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, corner of Routes 7 and 341. $30/adult. $25/senior and student. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-5930.
Edwin Kinkade summer concert series: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8: Superhero. Aug. 15: Off the Cuff with Gordon Titcomb. Aug. 22: Roadside Attraction. Aug. 29: Jolly Beggars. Presented by New Milford Commission on the Arts on the Village Green. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.
Classical concert featuring interpretation of “Ferdinand the Bull” and other music: Aug. 8, 2 p.m. Performed by Sherman Chamber Ensemble at library, Sherman Center. Reception to follow. For more information, call 860-355-5930.
Sherman Chamber Ensemble summer concert series: Aug. 8 and Sept. 5, 8 p.m. Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Leach Hollow Road. $30/adult. $25/senior and student. $10 lawn tickets also available. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-5930.
Music by Timerider: Aug. 22, 5:30-8:30 p.m. At Warren Woods, Brick School Road.
Music by Wooden Horse, a Crosby Stills and Nash tribute band: Sept. 19, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. At Angevine Farm, 40 Angevine Road.
Washington Friends of Music series: Aug. 7, 14 and 21, 5:30 p.m. At meetinghouse of First Congregational Church on the Green.
Screening of “Food, Inc.” and roundtable discussion with local agricultural experts: Aug. 8, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Promisek at Three Rivers, 694 Skyline Ridge Road. Presented by Julia Ianucci, who is working toward her Girl Scout Gold Award. For more information and RSVP, visit www.promisek.org/Programs.aspx.
Bridgewater Grange meeting: Aug 12, 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.
Oratory of the Little Way events: Aug. 8 and 25: healing prayer service, 10 a.m. Aug. 12 and 26: “More than Healing, the Power of Words,” 10 a.m. Aug. 12, 19 and 26: Al-Anon, 7 p.m. Aug. 13: “Healing Living God’s Way,” 6:30 p.m. Aug. 15: “All About Heart,” 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, Oratory Lane. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.
Book sale: 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.
Tag sale: Aug. 7-8, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Presented by Roger Sherman Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution during Kent Sidewalk Festival, downtown Kent.
Sidewalk Festival: Runs through Aug. 9. Downtown Kent.
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Tag sale: Aug. 8, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by New Preston Women’s Club at Community House, 27 Church St.
Cruise night: Tuesdays, 5-8 p.m. Between Webster Bank and Panera Bread at Litchfield Crossings, Route 7.
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. At railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information, email email@example.com.
Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Music Festival: Aug. 8, 3-8 p.m. Hosted by Friends of Harrybrooke at Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. $10/adult in advance. $15 at door. For more information, call 860-799-6520 or visit www.harrybrookepark.org.
Artist talk with sculptor and installation artist Lauren Booth: Aug. 8, 4 p.m. The Harts Gallery, Bank Street. For more information, visit www.thehartsgallery.com.
“Second Saturday Stars” program: “Art of the Universe”: Aug. 8, 8-10 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South.
Teen and tween summer events: Mayhem Mondays events: Aug. 10: Minecraft, 6 p.m. Aug. 17: “Dungeons and Dragons,” 6 p.m. Way Out Wednesdays programs: Aug. 12: Monopoly tournament, 2 p.m. Aug. 19: teen café, 4 p.m. Talent Thursdays programs: “Wax Resist Selfies,” 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Free parent support group: Aug. 11, 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 information, call Laura at 860-354-0047.
Parenting support and education group for young parents: Aug. 11. 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: Aug. 11, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For information, call 860-354-2216.
Screening of “Numen: The Nature of Plants”: Aug. 12, 6 p.m. Co-sponsored by library and Pratt Nature Center at library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Housatonic Business Alliance meeting: Aug. 13: with Richard Herrington of Nicholas Tobin & Insurance, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.
Pet thrift shop and sale: Aug. 15, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Animal Welfare Society, Inc., 8 Dodd Road. For information, call 860-354-1350.
Roast beef dinner: Aug. 15, 5-7 p.m. Hosted by Good Shepherd Lodge at Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road (Route 7). $14/adult. $12/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
Car show: Aug. 15, 3-7 p.m. Rain date, Aug. 16, 2-6 p.m. Hosted by New Milford Community Ambulance at John Pettibone School. $10/exhibitor. Free/spectator. For information, call 203-788-0536.
Jazz concert and BBQ: Aug. 16, 3-6 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, 8 Chapel Hill Road. $25/person for concert. $15/person for BBQ. Free/member for concert. $15/member for BBQ. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-7264.
Caregivers Support Group: Aug. 18 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Introduction to online genealogy: Aug. 19, 1-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Program on cancer awareness for men and women: Aug. 19, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Cynthia Tyler, certified oncology registered nurse. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Book discussion group for science fiction readers: Aug. 19, 6-8 p.m. Meets third Wednesday of each month. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Kids’ summer reading program finale: Aug. 8: finale “Zoo on the Go.” Library, South Street. For information, call 860-350-2181.
Blood drive: Aug. 8, 8 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Co-sponsored by Holiday Point Association and Julia’s Wings Foundation at Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Sherman Center. For more information, call 800-RED-CROSS.