KAA Members II show: Reception and awards, Sept. 19, 2-4 p.m. Rus through Oct. 12. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989 or visit www.kentart.org.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

“Earth, Air, Light” - works by Edith Skiba LaMonica and Jill Davenport: Runs through Sept. 20. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy, 10 Main St. For more information, call 860-868-9003.

“Garden to Table” - works by Joan Morosani and Ellen Hoverkamp: Sept. 24-Nov. 1. Reception, Sept. 26, 4-6 p.m. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy, 10 Main St.

NEW MILFORD

“Candlewood Lake and Its Impact on New Milford”: Opens Sept. 20. Ongoing. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. Hours: Tuesdays-Fridays and Sundays, noon-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

“Love & Sacrifice”: Sept. 24: author conversation with Christine Clark Woodcock, 6:30 p.m. Exhibit runs through Sept. 30. The Harts Gallery, Bank Street. For more information, visit www.thehartsgallery.com.

WASHINGTON

“Borrowed Scenery” - works by Terri Tibbatts: Sept. 26-Nov. 7. Reception, Oct. 3, noon-2 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

Historical/

Museums

GAYLORDSVILLE

Merwinsville Hotel: Sundays through September, 2-4 p.m. Brown’s Forge Road. Free.

Movies

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. 860-567-0006 (show times).

AMC: Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 888-AMC-4FUN.

Music/Dance

BRIDGEWATER

Friends of Music of St. Mark’s concert: Sept. 20, 4 p.m. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Main Street.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

Bluegrass and swing concert with Too Blue: Sept. 20, 2:30 p.m. Presented by Rebuilding Together at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 247 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). For more information and reservations, call or text 203-240-9666.

NEW MILFORD

Music at Merryall Center for the Arts: 8 p.m. Sept. 19: chamber music by The Deming Quartet. Sept. 29: Lynn Henderson. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $25. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.

SHERMAN

“Jamboree at JCC”: Sept. 26, 7 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $10. For RSVP, call 860-355-8050.

WARREN

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

Program of music with instrumental guitarist Peter Biedermann: Sept. 27, 2 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more, visit www.gunnlibrary.org.

Special Events

BRIDGEWATER

Firemen’s beer festival: Sept. 26, 4-7 p.m. Presented by New Milford Spirit Shoppe and NeJaime’s Wine & Spirits at the pavilion, Sarah Sanford Road. $30/person 21 and older. $20/designated driver.

GAYLORDSVILLE

Oratory of the Little Way events: Sept. 21 and 28: “Freedom” DVD and discussion group, 7 p.m. Sept. 23 and 30: Al-Anon, 7 p.m. Sept. 22: healing prayer service, 10 a.m. Sept. 26: “Getting God’s Guidance,” 10 a.m. For RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

KENT

Tag sale: Sept. 18-19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Templeton Farm, 16 Swifts Lane.

Program about kimono, dance mothers and Japanese aesthetic: Sept. 19, 11 a.m. Library, Main Street. With Jane Suttell Zatlin and Junko Hidaka. For information, call 860-927-3761.

Program about the “Camps of Kent: Memories of Summer” exhibit: Sept. 19, 11 a.m. Seven Hearths Museum, 4 Studio Hill Road. With exhibit curators Marge Smith and Melissa Cherniske. For information, call 860-927-4587.

Cardboard workshop with Jimmy Grashow: Sept. 19-20, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Alison Palmer Studio, 48 Stone Fences Lane. $200. For information and RSVP, email spoonrest@earthlink.net or visit www.alisonpalmerstudio.com.

Program based on the book “Brass Valley: The Fall of an American Industry”: Sept. 20, 2 p.m. Presented by Kent Historical Society in collaboration with Connecticut Antique Machinery Association at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. With author Emery Roth II of Washington.

Connecticut Antique Machinery Fall Festival: Sept. 25-27, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. CAMA campus, Route 7 North. $10/adult. $5/child 6-10. Free/child under 6 and CAMA members.

NEW MILFORD

Connecticut real estate licensing course: Presented by Greater New Milford Board of Realtors. Classes meet Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Sept. 29, 5:30-9:30 p.m. 60-hour course. $375 after Sept. 18. For more information, call 860-355-0994.

Screening of “The Iron Lady”: Sept. 18, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. For more information, visit www.merryallcenter.org.

“Upstairs, Downstairs” standard flower show: Sept. 18, 3-7 p.m. Sept. 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Presented by Garden Club of New Milford at historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave.

Prisoner of War/Missing in Action CT Forget-Me-Nots outdoor candlelight service: Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m. On lawn of St. Francis Xavier Parish Center, Elm Street. Light sticks provided.

“Upstairs, Downstairs” standard flower show: Sept. 18, 3-7 p.m. Sept. 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Presented by Garden Club of New Milford at historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave.

Hazardous Waste Day: Sept. 19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. At Patriot’s Way near railroad station. For information, call 860-355-6035 or visit www.newmilfordhealth.org.

Open Farm Day: Sept. 19, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunny Valley Preserve, 8 Sunny Valley Lane.

Farm tour and pulled pork and BBQ smoked chicken dinner: Sept. 19. Tour of six farms in New Milford and Sherman, 10 a.mm.-4 p.m. Free. Dinner, 5-7 p.m. at Harris Hill Farm, Ridge Road. $25/person 15 and older. $10/youth 5-15. Free/child under 5. For more information and RSVP, visit www.harrishillfarm.ticketleap.com or call 860-355-0000.

Housatonic Natural Wellness Fair: Sept. 19, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. South end of Village Green.

Pet thrift shop and sale: Sept. 19, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Animal Welfare Society, Inc., 8 Dodd Road. For information, call 860-354-1350.

Pasta dinner: Sept. 19, 5-8 p.m. Hosted by Boy Scout Troop 31 at New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road. $8/person. $30/family of four or five.

Roast beef dinner: Sept. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 21 and Dec. 19, 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.

Voice for Joanie annual fundraiser: Sept. 19, 5-10 p.m. At VFW hall, Avery Road. Features silent auction, food and entertainment. $20/adult. $10/child 10-17. Free/child under 10. For more information, call 860-350-9034.

Country Fair: Sept. 19, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 20, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Hosted by Lions Club at Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive.

“Candlewood Lake and Its Impact on New Milford” slide show and talk: Sept. 20, 2 p.m. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. With Larry Marsicano of the Candlewood Lake Authority.

Program about military heroes from the area: Sept. 20, 1 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. Free. For more information, call 860-354-7264.

Merryall Union Chapel service: Sept. 20, 4 p.m. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road. With Bishop Alex McCullough of the Oratory of the Little Way in Gaylordsville.

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 meetings: Sept. 20 and 27. Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Future meeting: Sept. 23. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Future meeting: Sept. 25. At railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information, email pblack35@comcast.net.

Parenting support and education group for young parents: Sept. 22. Hosted by Youth Agency at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.

Living Without a Partner bereavement group: Sept. 22, 10 a.m. Meets second and fourth Tuesday each month, 10-11:30 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For information, call 860-354-2216.

Free parent support group: Sept. 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sponsored by New Milford Substance Abuse Prevention Council at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information, call Laura at 860-354-0047.

Prayer gathering for Global Week of Student Prayer: Sept. 23, 7 a.m. Presented by First Apostolic Gathering of New Milford, Inc. at 9/11 memorial, Patriot’s Way. For more information, call 203-431-9768.

“Look at Artists, A Children’s Art History Course”: Thursdays, Sept. 24-Oct. 15, 4-5 p.m. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For kids in grades 1-4. $30/member. $35/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-3069.

“Grow Your Business” SCORE series kick-off program: Sept. 24: opening program, 8 a.m. With SCORE representatives at library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Housatonic Business Alliance meeting: Sept. 24: with Scott Coulter of the Children’s Movement Center, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) meeting/support group: Sept. 24, 9:30-11 a.m. Parish house of First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8232 or email mopsnewmilford@yahoo.com.

“A Walk in Their Shoes” training exercise: Sept. 25, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by New Milford Social Services at The Maxx, Railroad Street. Demonstrates how to survive one month in poverty. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-6079.

Reis Learning Center open house: Sept. 25, 5-8 p.m. Reis Learning Center, 65 Bank St. For information, call 860-354-0854.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s: Sept. 26. Registration, 9 a.m. Walk, 10 a.m. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. Visit www.alz.org or call 800-272-3900.

Dog Days of Summer: Sept. 26, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Animal Welfare Society, 8 Dodd Road. $3/person or $5/family.

“Question, Persuade, Refer: Three Simple Steps that Anyone Can Learn to Help Save a Life” training program: Sept. 26, 10-11 a.m. At The Maxx, Railroad Street. For RSVP, call 860-210-2030.