-"Fiber Revolution": Opening reception, March 6, 3-6 p.m. Runs through April 11. Robin Alexander Ltd., 5 Fulling Lane.

-Artwork by Lou Hicks of Connecticut: Runs through March 28. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. For information, call 860-927-4501 or visit

New Milford

-"You Are In My Personal Space" -- art by New Milford High School art students: Runs through March 28. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm Trust, 44 Upland Road. Hours: Wednesdays-Mondays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

-"Pastel Invitational": Runs through March 27. Gregory James Gallery, 13 Main St. Open Mondays-Saturdays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays and evenings by appointment. For more information, call 860-354-3436.


-"Roxbury and Beyond" -- art by Carol Brightman: Runs through March 22. Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.


-"Scenes of Washington" -- photos by Washington Art Association artists: Runs through March 13. Gunn Library, Wykeham Road.

-Recent works by Andre Luien: Runs through March 20. Washington Art Association, Bryan Memorial Plaza. Hours: Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, noon-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-2878.



-"Finding More Joy" with Bishop Alex McCullough: March 6, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, Oratory Lane. For more information and sign up, call 860-354-8294.

New Milford

-Hospital offerings: March 8, 15, 22, 29 and April 5: toddler communication/play group, times vary depending on age of child. To sign up, call 860-350-7292, option 4. March 9: Sleep center open house, 4:30-6:30 p.m. To sign up, call 800-350-1595. March 12: quick blood sugar screening, 7:30-9:30 p.m. For information, call 860-350-7264. March 23: community CPR class. To sign up, call 860-210-5010. Hospital, 21 Elm St. Programs may be held at different hospital buildings. Inquire upon registration.

-Free weight management course: Tuesdays, 6 p.m. Curves, Route 202. For more information, call 860-354-4513.


-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. $7.50/matinee before 4:30 p.m. $5/super matinee before noon. $5/all-day Tuesday. $2 extra per 3D movie.

Alice in Wonderland in 3D: PG. Friday 4:15, 5:20, 6:45, 7:30, 9, 9:35 p.m. Saturday 1, 2, 3:10, 4:15, 5:20, 6:45, 7:30, 9, 9:35 p.m. Sunday 11:30 a.m. 1, 2, 3:10, 4:15, 5:20, 6:45, 7:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:15, 5:20, 6:45, 7:30 p.m.

Cop Out: R. Friday 4:30, 7:15, 9:35 p.m. Saturday 1:20, 4:30, 7:15, 9:25 p.m. Sunday 1:20, 4:30, 7:15 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:30, 7:15 p.m.

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

-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.


Marble Dale/New Preston

-Concerts with Amy Vinisko, minister of music at New Preston Congregational Church: March 4. At Pomperaug Woods, 80 Heritage Road, Southbuty. March 5 concert postponed to date to be announced in New Preston.

New Milford

-"Hearts for Haiti" concert: March 6, 7:30 p.m. Sarah Noble Intermediate School, Sunny Valley Road $20. Benefits AmeriCares.

-"An Evening of Brazillina Music and Latin Jazz" concert: March 6, 7:30 p.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

-Music at S.J. Barrington's: Karaoke: Saturdays, 9:30 p.m.-closing. S.J. Barrington's, 48 Kent Road (Route 7 North).

-"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 Jerry King at 860-355-4211.

-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.

Special Events


-Kent Memorial Library events: March 11: spring book discussion series kickoff, 5 p.m. Thursdays: Lunch Bunch for all ages, 12:15 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

-"Women in Business": March 11, 2 p.m. Hosted by Kent Informal Club at library, Main Street.

Marble Dale/New Preston

-Bag sale: Runs through March 6. VNA Northwest Thrift Shop, Armoury Building, 233B Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). Open Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

New Milford

-Trivia Night to benefit New Milford Dog Park: March 5, 7:30 p.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

-Irish Night dinner: March 6, 6-7:30 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, Route 7 North. $10/adult. $5/child 5-10.

-Animal Welfare Society special purpose meeting: March 8, following regular monthly members' meeting at 7:30 p.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

-Chicken dinner: March 6, 5-8 p.m. Hosted by Boy Scout Troop No. 158 at United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $8/adult. $5/child 3-10. $30 family maximum.

-New Milford Public Library events: March 6: birthday party for Dr. Seuss for kids aged 3-7. Sign up required. March 7: crazy craft fun for families, 2 p.m. March 8: screening of "Departures," 2 p.m. March 10: Young Adult Council, 6:30 p.m. March 14: "The Prayer Shawl Companion: 38 Knitted Designs to Embrace," 2 p.m. March 17: program about cats with "Cat Tales" authors, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

-Garden Club meeting: March 9, 1 p.m. Taylor Room at First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. For more information, call Betty at 860-355-2863.

-Kindergarten orientation: March 10, 7 p.m. John Pettibone School, Pickett District Road, Northville Elementary School, Hipp Road, and Hill and Plain, Old Park Road.

-Corned beef dinner: March 13, 4:30-7 p.m. Palm Rebekah Lodge No. 43 at Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road (Route 7). $10/adult. $8/senior. $5/child 4-12.

-Spaghetti dinner: March 13, 5-7 p.m. New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $10/adult. $8/senior citizen. $4/child 6-12. $25 family maximum.

-Green Wave Gala benefit for NMHS Booster Club: March 13, 7 p.m.-midnight. At The Fox Hill Inn, Federal Road, Brookfield. $85. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-9850.

-St. Patrick's Day dinner: March 14, 1:30 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road (Route 7 South). Entertainment by The Gray School of Irish Dance. $18/member. $20/non-member. $8/child 6-12. For more information and reservations, call 203-736-3489 or 860-354-7593.

-St. Patrick's Cabaret: March 14, 5:30 p.m. St. Peter's Masonic Lodge, 11 Aspetuck Ave. $15/adult. $8/child 6-12. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-3733 or 203-788-2605 by March 11.

-Sign up for Hospice volunteer training: Ongoing. Classes start March 18 at VNA, Route 202. For more information and sign up, call Mary Peitler at 860-354-2216.

-Youth Agency offerings at The Maxx: Mondays: Snaxx at The Maxx. Tuesdays: open to seventh- and eighth-grade students, 2:30-5 p.m. For more information on programs, call 860-354-0047.

-"Cancer and End-of-Life Care" national bereavement teleconference: Registration, ongoing. Teleconference, March 24, 1:30-4 p.m. VNA, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information and sign up, call 860-354-2216.

-Lenten study: Thursdays, 6:30- p.m. through April. Northville Baptist Church, 9 Little Bear Hill Road. For more information, call 860-350-8397.


-"Critique of Western Philosophy and Social Theory" book discussion: March 5, 7:30 p.m. Library, Sherman Center.

-Jewish Community Center events: March 12: Celtic pub night with Sherman Chamber Ensemble and music and poetry, 8 p.m. March 19: Red Cross babysitter course, 12:30-6 p.m. Ongoing: yoga and gentle yoga, call for dates and times. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and fees, call 860-355-8050.


-Roast beef dinner: March 13, 4:30-7 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, Sackett Hill Road. $12/adult. $5/child 12 and under.

HOLD-Pancake breakfast: Feb. 28, 7:30-11 a.m. Hosted by Women's Auxiliary of the Warren Volunteer Fire Company at town hall, Sackett Hill Road. $5/adult. $2/child.


-Gunn Memorial Library events: March 6: lecture on "Connecticut at Gettysburg," 2 p.m. March 11: screening of "Food, Inc." followed by discussion, 6 p.m. Library, 5 Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.

-Meeting to plan for second growing season at Judea Garden: March 14, 3-4 p.m. Town hall, Bryan Hall Plaza.

-Washington GOP meeting to elect delegates to May conventions: March 23, 7 p.m. American Legion Hall, Bryan Hall Plaza. For more information, call Joan Lodsin at 860-868-7715.

-Institute for American Indian Studies event: March 14: "Old Artifacts, New Ideas: The Current Interpretation of the Binette Site Rock Shelter," 3 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information and fees, call 860-868-0518.

Area towns

-Horse shows to benefit Little Britches Therapeutic Riding: March 7 and April 24. For more information, call 860-567-9850.



-"Radio Waves 2: The Musical" dinner theater: March 13, 6:30 p.m. Presented by Kent Players at the Fife 'n Drum, Route 7. $50. 1940s attire encouraged but not required. For more information and reservations, call 860-927-4146.

New Milford

-"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee": Friday and Saturday nights, 8 p.m., through March 27. March 7, 14, 21, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 4 Brookside Ave. $28. For more information, call 860-350-6863.

Area towns

-Auditions for "Last of the Red Hot Lovers": March 7, 6:30 p.m. Brookfield Theatre for the Arts, Route 25, Brookfield. For more information, call 203-775-0023.