Arts

NEW MILFORD

“Love & Sacrifice”: Aug. 15: talk with clay artist Elizabeth MacDonald, 5:30 p.m. Exhibit runs through Sept. 30. The Harts Gallery, Bank Street. By appointment. For more information, visit www.thehartsgallery.com.

“To Be Everything” - works by Suzanne Heilmann, Dawn Breeze and Sarah Walko: Opening reception, Aug. 20, 5-8 p.m. Runs through Nov. 3. The Silo Gallery at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. For more information, call 860-355-0300.

Art by Ian Mcomber: Open house, Aug. 20, 6-9 p.m. Runs through August. Tonio’s Panino, 57 Bank St.

Movies

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/Dance

NEW MILFORD

Edwin Kinkade summer concert series: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 15: Off the Cuff with Gordon Titcomb. Aug. 22: Roadside Attraction. Presented by New Milford Commission on the Arts on the Village Green. Bring lawn chairs or blankets.

WARREN

Music by Timerider: Aug. 22, 5:30-8:30 p.m. At Warren Woods, Brick School Road.

WASHINGTON

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

Special Events

BRIDGEWATER

Bridgewater Country Fair: Aug. 21, 4-11 p.m. Aug. 22, 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Aug. 23, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. On grounds behind firehouse, Route 133. $8/adult. $6/senior. Free/child under 12. $16/three-day pass.

GAYLORDSVILLE

Oratory of the Little Way events: Aug. 15: “All About Heart,” 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 19: soaking prayer in the chapel. Aug. 19 and 26: Al-Anon, 7 p.m. Aug. 22: healing workshop, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 25: healing prayer service, 10 a.m. Oratory of the Little Way, Oratory Lane. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

NEW MILFORD

Pet thrift shop and sale: Aug. 15, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Animal Welfare Society, Inc., 8 Dodd Road. For more 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 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. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Housatonic Business Alliance meeting: Aug,. 20: Jennifer Gattie of EverBank, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

Chamber of Commerce Business Scene: Aug. 20, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by All American Waste, Salisbury Bank & Trust Company and the Law Offices of Cecilia Buck-Taylor at Candlewood Valley Country Club, 401 Danbury Road.

Star Wars Edge of the Empire Roleplaying Game: Aug. 20, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. For kids 12 and older. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Screening of “Sophie’s Choice”: Aug. 21. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. For information, visit www.merryallcenter.org or call 860-354-7264.

Mini-golf outing: Aug. 22. Sponsored by Christian Singles Connect. Meet at GolfQuest, 1 Sand Cut Road, Brookfield, 6:30-6:45 p.m. Bring snack to share. For more information, email jorobwalk@yahoo.com.

Free parent support group: Aug. 25, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sponsored by New Milford Substance Abuse Prevention Council at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For information, call Laura at 860-354-0047.

SHERMAN

Word Weavers: Aug. 15, 9 a.m.-noon. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call Carol at 203-702-7006.

“92nd Street Y” program, “Lure of the Catskills: Then and Now”: Aug. 16, 1 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $15/member. $20/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.

“Long Story Short: A Collection of Monologues” by Robin Frome: Aug. 22, 8 p.m. Sherman Pllayhouse, 5 Route 39. Reservations not required.

WARREN

“Voices of Poetry/Back on the Vine” poetry and music event: Aug. 23, 2-4 p.m. At Hopkins Vineyard, 25 Hopkins Road. $15.

WASHINGTON

Ice cream social to end summer reading program: Aug. 18, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For information, call 860-868-2310.

Annie Leibovitz: Life Through A Lens”: Aug. 24, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, visit www.gunnlibrary.org.

AREA TOWNS

“Lox of Laughter”: Aug. 23, 11 a.m. B’nai Israel, 444 Main St. North, Southbury. For nformation and RSVP, call 203-267-3394 by Aug. 18.