Arts

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East African photo exhibit by Charles Elsesser: Runs through February. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1069.

Kent

Kent Art Association events: Feb. 26-March 6: student show, noon-4 p.m. March 13-April 10: first member show, gallery hours. Artwork accepted through March 12, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. April 17-June 5: spring juried show. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989 or go to www.kentart.org.

Work by four giants of the 20th Century American art scene: Runs through Feb. 28. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. For more information, call 860-927-4501 or go to www.themorrisongallery.com.

New Milford

"New Milford VIII" -- art by New Milford High School art department:Opening: Feb. 19, 3-5 p.m. Runs through March 13. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm Trust, 44 Upland Road. Hours: Wednesdays-Mondays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Roxbury

"Inside Out" -- watercolors and oil paintings: Runs through Feb. 19. Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St. Hours: Mondays, noon-7 p.m., Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursdays, noon-5 p.m., Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

"Two Friends" -- Diane Pfister paintings and Robin Johnson ceramics: Feb. 26-April 4, 2-4 p.m. Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St. Hours: Mondays, noon-7 p.m., Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursdays, noon-5 p.m., Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

Historical/Museums

KENT

Seven Hearths: Open Saturdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Historical society's Seven Hearths museum, Route 7. Free admission. For more information, call 860-927-4587 or visit http://www.kenthistoricalsociety.org.

SHERMAN

The Old Store & Museum and Gift Shop: Open for season. Sherman Center. Open Thursdays-Sunday, noon-4 p.m. or whenever flag is out on front porch. For more information, call 860-350-3475.

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.

-Just Go With It: PG-13. Friday-Sunday 1:45, 4:15, 7, 9:25 p.m. Monday 1:45 4:15, 7 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday 4:15, 7 p.m.

-Gnomeo and Juliet 3D: G. Friday 11:30 a.m. 1:30, 3:20, 5:10, 6:50, 8:50 p.m. Saturday 1:30, 3:20, 5:10, 6:50, 8:50 p.m. Sunday 11:30 a.m., 1:30, 3:20, 5:10, 6:50, 8:50 p.m. Monday 11:30 a.m. 1:30, 3:20, 5:10, 6:50 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday 4:45, 6:50 p.m.

-Justin Bieber 3D: G. Friday 11:35 a.m. 1:40, 4, 6:45, 9 p.m. Saturday-Sunday 1:40, 4, 6:45, 9 p.m. Monday 11:35 a.m. 1:40 4, 6:45 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday 4:30 p.m., 6:45 p.m.

-Unknown: PG-13. Friday-Sunday 11:10 a.m. 1:20, 4:30, 7:10, 9:30 p.m. Monday 11:10 a.m. 1:20, 4:30, 7:10 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday 4:30, 7:10 p.m.

Bantam Cinema: 115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-1916 (box office). 860-567-0006 (show times).

-Another Year: PG-13. Friday 7 p.m. Saturday 2, 4:45, 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2, 4:45 p.m Monday-Tuesday closed. Wednesday 2, 7 p.m. Thursday 7 p.m.

-Blue Valentine: R. Friday 7:30 p.m. Saturday 2:30, 5:15, 8 p.m. Sunday 2:30, 5:15 p.m. Monday-Tuesday closed. Wednesday 2:15, 7:15 p.m. Thursday 7:15 p.m.

AMC: Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 203-796-7777. The theater recommends calling the box office to verify show times and prices.

Music/Dance

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"Daniel Bennett Group" performance: Feb. 24, 6-9 p.m. Doc's Trattoria, 9 Maple St. For more information or reservations, call 860-927-3810.

New Milford

Country line dancing: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church hall, Whittlesey Avenue. For more information, call 860-868-2683.

"Strictly Ballroom": Second Friday each month, 7:30-10 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church parish hall, Whittlesey Avenue. For all dancers. $10. For more information, call Peggy King at 860-355-4211.

Washington

JD Tuckers, live piano music by Hank Milligan: Thursdays 7-10 p.m., Sundays 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 38 Bee Brook Road. For more information, call 860-868-9605.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Senior center events: Tuesdays: Computer Club, 10 a.m.-noon. Coffee hour, 10 a.m. Quilters, 1 p.m. Second Tuesday each month: VNA blood pressure and sugar screenings, 1-2 p.m. First and third Wednesdays: mah-jongg, 1 p.m. Thursdays: Walking Group, 9 a.m. Coffee hour, 10 a.m. Fridays: poker, 10 a.m. and canasta, 1 p.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.

Kent

Environmental summit: Feb. 26, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Kent Center School, 9 Judd Ave. $10/person at the door. $8/person in advance. $8 for a pre-ordered lunch.For more information or admission and registration forms, go to www.kentEdrive.org..

Family skating party: Feb. 27, 3:15-5:15 p.m. Kent School Rink, 1 Macedonia Road. $4/adult. $2/child. $10/family. For more information, go to www.kentmemoriallibrary.org.

Senior center activities: Mondays: center opens at 10:30 a.m. for games, cards, bingo and Wii sports. Lunch, 12:30 p.m. $3. Tuesdays: Retired Old Men Eating Out (ROMEO) at The Villager Restaurant on Main Street, 8:30 a.m. Wii sports and Park and Recreation events, 9:30 a.m. Handiwork, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays: center opens at 10:30 a.m. for games, cards, bingo and Wii sports. Lunch, 12:30 p.m. $3. Blood pressure screening (first Wednesday of each month), 1-2 p.m. Thursdays: library bridge group, 1:15-4 p.m. Fridays: Special program (first and third Fridays), 2-4 p.m. Center open for activities (second and fourth Fridays), noon-1:30 p.m. Luncheon program, noon. Senior center, Swift Lane. For more information, call 860-927-1586 or 860-927-1003.

Kent Memorial Library events: Thursdays: Lunch Bunch for all ages, 12:15 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information or registration , call 860-927-3761.

New Milford

Roast Beef Dinner: Feb. 19, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $10/adult. $8/senior. $5/child between 4 and 12 years old. Free/child under 4. 860-355-0243.

Winter Guard and Drumline show -- New Milford High School color guard: Feb. 19, 2 p.m. New Milford High School, 388 Danbury Road. $7/adult. $5/senior, child or student.

The Maxx events: Feb. 19, 26: front room, 6-11 p.m. Feb. 28: "Snacks @ the Maxx," 2:30-5 p.m. Feb. 18: sixth grade dance. $8. Feb. 25: seventh and eighth grade dance, $8. The Maxx, 94 Railroad St. For more information, call 860-210-2165.

Public library events: Feb. 22: job discussion with Paul DiResto, 6 p.m. Feb. 23: screening of "Waiting for Superman," 6 p.m. 93 minutes, rated PG. Feb. 24-April: technological aid, Thursdays 9-10 a.m. Feb. 25: screening of "The Philadelphia Story." Feb. 26: writers support group submission deadline. First Wednesday of each month: Creative Writing Club for grades 5-12, 4-5 p.m. First and third Wednesday of each month: Writer's Support Group, 6:15-7:30 p.m. Second Wednesday of each month: Chess Group for K-12 students, 4 p.m. Fourth Wednesday of each month: Teen Talk Book Club, 4 p.m. Third Wednesday of each month: Anime and Manga Club for students in grades 6-12, 4 p.m. Third Friday each month: Book discussion group, 1 p.m. Last Wednesday of each month: The Sandwich Club for those worrying about grown children and aging parents, 7 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Pratt Nature Center events: March 1: open registration, 9:30 a.m. Pratt Nature Center, 163 Paper Mill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3137 or e-mail ds.prattcenter@gmail.com.

TV Raffle: Tickets sold Wednesdays through March 5, 7-9 p.m. Drawing: March 5. Water Witch Hose Company No. 2, 8 Grove St. $20. To purchase tickets, e-mail waterwitch150th@yahoo.com.

New Milford Hospital events: Through March 14, Mondays: toddler communication play group. First session for ages 18-39 months old, 10-10:45 a.m. Second session for ages 2-and-a-half to 4 years, 10:45-11:30 a.m. $30. Feb. 24: CARES cancer support group, 10:30-11:30 p.m. Feb. 20: healing service, 6-7 p.m. Feb. 22, March 1, 8, 15: weight management workshops. $30. Feb. 23: Guido Tino stroke support group, 2-3 p.m. Feb. 26: women's day of dance, noon-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-1595.

SNIS box-top collections: 2010-11 school year. Send to Leah c/o SNIS, 25 Sunny Valley Road, New Milford. For more information, e-mail leahforsnis@yahoo.com.

Senior Center events: A variety of ongoing health and wellness offerings, exercises and games are offered throughout the week. Senior Center, 40 Main St. For more information and to sign up, call 860-355-6075.

Line dancing: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, 7 Whittlesey Ave. For more information, call 860-868-2683 or e-mail sundownescape@charter.net.

Bingo: Knights of Columbus bingo, Mondays, 6:45 p.m. VFW bingo, Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. VFW Hall, Avery Road.

Roxbury

Senior center events: Feb. 23: February luncheon, 12:30. Snow date, Feb. 24. $5. Wednesdays: computer supportive services, 10:30 a.m. Blood pressure screening, 11:30 a.m. Exercises, 2 p.m. No class Feb. 23. Tuesdays: Soup's on, noon-1 p.m. Piano lessons, Wednesday and Saturday mornings. Thursdays: knitting and needlework group, 10:30 a.m.-noon. Tai Chi, 11 a.m., mah-jongg, 1 p.m. Saturdays: piano lessons, mornings. Senior center, 7 South St. To sign up, call 860-210-0056.

Sherman

Library events: Adult book discussion of "Quicksilver": Feb. 25, 7:30 p.m. Public library, 1 Sherman Road. For more information or registration, call 860-354-2455.

Family bingo night: Feb. 25, 7-9 p.m. Holy Trinity Church, 15 Route 37 Center. For more information, call 860-354-1414.

Kindergarten registration: Meetings: Feb. 28. Letters A-L: 8:30-9:30 a.m. Letters M-Z: 10-11 a.m. Packets available 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sherman School, 2 Route 37 East. For more information, call 860-355-3793.

Jewish Community Center events: March 11: guided meditation classes with Nicole Davis, 7 p.m. Movie, 8 p.m. $20/member, $25/nonmember. Mondays: movement imagination, 10:30 a.m. Ages. 3-5. $12/class, $50/series. Monday, Wednesday, Friday mornings: fitness class, 9 a.m. $110/10 classes for JCC members and seniors, $130/10 classes for nonmembers. Tuesdays: yoga, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays: zumba interval training, 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays: zumba interval training, 6:30 p.m. Fridays: yoga, 10:40 a.m. Saturdays: zumba interval training, 9:30 a.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information or reservations, call 860-355-8050.

Senior Center events: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: walking group, 9 a.m., at Sherman track. Mondays and Wednesdays: Pinochle card games, noon-4 p.m. Tuesdays: Bridge card games, 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays: exercise with Wii, 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays: shopping, call for ride. Tuesdays and Fridays: gentle yoga, 10:30 a.m. at Jewish Community Center. Fridays or last Tuesdays: Senior Dine, 11 a.m. at American Pie or last Tuesdays in Bethel. Senior center, old town hall, Sherman Center. For more information, call 860-354-2414.

Women's Bible study: Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Sherman Congregational Church, Church Road.

Washington

IAIS events: Feb. 19: woodland adventure day, 1:00-2:30 p.m. Feb. 20: herbal tinctures class, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Feb. 22: woodland adventure, 12:30-2 p.m. Feb. 26-27: winter film festival showing of "Indian Territory," 2 p.m. Work by Rhonda Besaw, Abenaki, will be on display during February. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, call 860-868-0518.

Gunn Memorial Library events: Adults' events: Through Feb. 19: exhibit by Robert Andrew Parker. Feb. 22: showing of "The Girl who Kicked the Hornet's Nest," 2 p.m. Feb. 24: lecture on "Dr. Seuss" by Steven Brezzo, 6:30 p.m. Library, 5 Wykeham Road. For more information and registration for programs, call 860-868-2310.

Senior Center events: Mondays: Exercises, 9 a.m. Van to mall (call for dates). Tuesdays: Exercises, 9 a.m. Bridge, 1:30 p.m. Wednesdays: Exercises, 9 a.m. Computer instruction, 1 p.m. Thursdays: Exercises, 9 a.m. Zumba Gold, 10 a.m. Needles & Things, 2 p.m. Fridays: Exercises, 9 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Hall Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-0735.

After School Art Program (ASAP) workshops: Waterbury symphony: Feb. 26, 7 p.m. Registration ongoing. At various locations in Region 12 school district. For more information and registration, call 860-868-0740 or visit www.afterschoolartsprogram.org.

Television/Radio

GREATER NEW MILFORD

Faith Church's "Destined to Win": Tuesdays, 3 p.m. Fridays, 8:30 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

"The Bible Speaks": Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

"A New Day" radio show: Thursdays, 10-11 a.m. Hosted by Daphne Clarke-Hudson of New Milford. WDJZ 1530 AM or www.wdjzradio.com.

"A New Day" TV show: Thursdays, noon. Saturdays, 7 p.m. Hosted by Daphne Clarke-Hudson of New Milford. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

"Celebrate New Milford": Fridays, 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

Senior Happenings Plus: Regularly airs Mondays, 8:30 p.m., and Thursdays, 12:30 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

Theater

New Milford

"Annie Jr." production -- for kids in grades 2-12: Performance: March 25-27. TheatreWorks, 4 Brookside Ave. For more information, call 860-350-6863 or visit http://theatreworks.us/index.php.

"Talk Radio" performance: Feb. 24: senior's free dress rehearsal, 8 p.m. Feb. 25, 26, March 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 8 p.m. March 3: pay what you want night, 8 p.m. March 13, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 4 Brookside Ave. For more information, call 860-350-6863 or visit http://theatreworks.us.

SHERMAN

"The Bad Seed" auditions: Feb. 27, 2-5 p.m. Feb. 28: 7-9 p.m. The Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. For more information, call 860-364-0684.