Updated 11:52 pm, Saturday, October 17, 2015
“Favorite Places” - exhibit of works by Edward Spaulding DeVoe: Runs through Nov. 17. Closing reception, Nov. 14, 3-5 p.m. Library, Route 133.
Exhibit and sale of kimono collection: Runs through Oct. 31. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
“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.
“Spinning and Weaving in the Andes”: Runs through Oct. 18. Library, Main Street.
Exhibit of works by Richard Stalter of Gaylordsville: Oct. 25-Dec. 5. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
“The Demetrius Collection” - works by Lisa Demetrius-Koukus: Oct. 16-Dec. 11. Reception, Oct. 18, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Sherman Library, Sherman Center.
“Between Two Worlds: The Photography of Nell Dorr”: Runs through Oct. 31. Gunn Historical Museum, Wykleham Road.
“Dreaming in Color” - exhibit of works by the late Gertrude Barrer of Roxbury: Opening reception, Oct. 17, 4-7 p.m. At Clapp & Tuttle Gallery, Middle Quarter, Route 6, Woodbury. For information, call 203-263-2207.
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.
“Roots Rock Revue VII” concerts: Oct. 17 and 24. Doors open, 7 p.m. Concert, 7:30 p.m. Bridgewater Congregational Church, Clapboard Road. $30. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8383, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.rootsrockrevue.org.
Music at Merryall Center for the Arts: Oct. 31, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. Flute and guitar music by the Rosewood Chamber Ensemble. $25. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.
“Jamboree at JCC”: Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Meets fourth Saturday each month. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $10. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.
Senior center offerings: Oct. 16: flower arranging in mugs and/or cups, 10:30 a.m. Oct. 17: AARP Smart Driving Course, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For people 50 and older. $15/member. $20/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-3090.
Voter registration sessions: Oct. 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Town hall, Main Street.
“Sweetening Your Marriage” guided retreat: Oct. 24, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane.
Book sale: Runs through October. Library, Main Street.
Mandatory voter registration session: Oct. 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Registrar of Voters office, town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. For more information, call 860-927-1953.
Harvest Fair: Oct. 17, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. First Congregational Church of Kent, Route 7.
Turkey dinner: Oct. 17, 4-7:30 p.m. First Congregational Church of Kent, Route 7.
Food drive: Oct. 18, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Kent Food Bank, rear of Kent Community House next to First Congregational Church of Kent, North Main Street.
iPhone workshops: Oct. 21 and Nov. 21: “iPhone Basics: Getting Comfortable with Your Device,” noon-1 p.m. Oct. 28 and Nov. 21: “iPhone Intermediate: Going Beyond the Basics,” noon-1 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
Wellness series: Oct. 21: cancer navigation with Cynthia Tyler, 5-6:30 p.m. Oct. 28: the Feldenkrais method with Anna Johnson-Chase, 5-6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
Kent quiz night: Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Hosted by library at firehouse, 28 Maple St. $50/team of four in advance or $60 at door. For more information, RSVP at library on Main Street, Kent Wine & Spirits, 24 North Main St., or online at www.kentmemoriallibrary.org.
“Haunted Trail & Mansion”: Oct. 16-17 and Oct. 23-24, 6-9:30 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, Sitll River Drive.
Spooky Halloween event - “Let Them Eat Cake”: Oct. 16, 7 p.m. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. $10/family.
Reception to honor retiring Tax Collector Cathy Reynolds: Oct. 16, 4-6 p.m. E. Paul Martin Meeting Room at Roger Sherman Town Hall, 10 Main St. Park, off Still River Drive. Not recommended for children under 8.
Pet thrift shop and sale: Oct. 17, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Animal Welfare Society, Inc., 8 Dodd Road. For information, call 860-354-1350.
Roast beef dinner: Oct. 17, 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.
“Cocktails at The Silo with Artists in Motion”: Oct. 17, 6-9 p.m. At The Silo, Upland Road. $30. For more information and tickets, call 203-560-5229.
German night dinner: Oct. 17, 6 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. $12/adult. $6/child 5-13. Free/child under 5. $40 family maximum.
Dessert and Bible study: Oct. 17, 7 p.m. Hosted by Christian Singles Connect at a private home. For more information and location, email email@example.com.
Tag sale: Oct. 17, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road.
Merryall Union Chapel picnic and 125th anniversary celebration: Oct. 18. Picnic, 1 p.m., followed by historic presentation and rededication service. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.
“Voices of Poetry/Back on the Farm”: Oct. 18, 2 p.m. Presented by Voices of Poetry at The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. $15/adult. $5/student under 21 and senior over 65.
Mobile accessibility class: Two parts: Oct. 19 and 21, 1-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Caregivers Support Group: Oct. 20, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Series of comprehensive diabetes education classes: Oct. 21 and 28, 9:30-11 a.m. New Milford Hospital Robison Rooms, Elm Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-5362.
Housatonic Habitat for Humanity meet and greet: Oct. 21, 4-6 p.m. At 1st & 10 Sports Bar and Grill, 507 Danbury Road.
Book discussion group for science fiction readers: Oct. 21, 6-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Program about college funding options: Oct. 21, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: Oct. 22: with Attorney Katherine Webster O’Keefe, 7 a.m. Oct. 29: with Donna Johanson of Deep Roots Counseling, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.
Art show and reception for “Look at Artists, A Children’s Art History Course”: Oct. 22, 4 p.m. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069.
“Grow Your Business” SCORE program: Oct. 22: “Marketing for People with No Time,” 8 a.m. With SCORE representatives at library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
“When You’re A Parent…Again”: Oct. 22, 5-7 p.m. At The Maxx, Railroad Street. Geared toward grandparents and other guardians raising children. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030 by Oct. 19.
Extreme hikers’ day: Oct. 24, 10 a.m.-2 p. m. Rain date, Oct. 25. Presented by Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust. Four-mile hike will be to top of Bear Mountain. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-1927 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Literacy Volunteers on the Green 10th anniversary celebration: Oct. 24, 6-9 p.m. At St. John’s Episcopal Church, 8 Whittlesey Ave. $75. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-0830.
College essay help session: “Brainstorming: Let Your First Draft Flow”: Oct. 26, 6-7 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.