-"In Light of the Feminine" -- art by Pamela Hochstetter: Runs through July 3. Reception, June 5, 5-7 p.m. Burnham Library, Route 133. For more information, call 860-355-1069.

New Milford

-Artwork by members of Housatonic Art League: Runs through June 20. Bank Street Coffee House, Bank Street.


-Exhibit of paintings by Carrie Beckmann: Runs through June 14. Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.


-Exhibit of asparagus jewelry by Julie Bowes: Runs through June 6. White Silo Winery and Gallery, 32 Route 37 East. For more information, call 860-355-0271.

-"The Old Store Celebrates 200 Years": June 12. Reception, June 26. The Old Store & Museum and Gift Shop, Sherman Center. Open Thursdays-Sunday, noon-4 p.m. or whenever flag is out on front porch. For more information, call 860-350-3475.


-WAA first annual juried exhibition: Runs through June 13. 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.

-"The Art of the Gourd" -- art by Jeanne "Moringstar" Kent: Meet the artist receptions, June 12-13, noon-4 p.m. each day. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, call 860-868-0518.


-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.

Get Him to the Greek: R. Friday 4:15, 7:20, 9:35 p.m. Saturday 1:45, 4:15, 7:20, 9:35 p.m. Sunday 1:45, 4:15, 7:20 p.m. Monday-Tuesday 4:15, 7:20 p.m. Wednesday 1:45, 4:15, 7:20 p.m. Thursday 4:15, 7:20 p.m

Shrek Forever After 3D: PG-13. Friday 4:30, 7:15, 9:15 p.m. Saturday 11:15 a.m. 1:15, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15, 9:15 p.m. Sunday 1:15, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15 p.m. Monday-Tuesday 4:30, 7:15 p.m. Wednesday 1:!5, 4:30, 7:15 p.m. Thursday 4:30, 7:15 p.m.

Sex and the City: R. Friday 3:50, 7, 9:45 p.m. Saturday 1, 3:50, 7, 9:45 p.m. Sunday 1, 3:50, 7 p.m. Monday-Tuesday 3:50, 7 p.m. Wednesday 1, 3:50, 7 p.m. Thursday 3:50, 7 p.m.

Prince of Persia: PG-13. Friday 4, 6:45, 9:10 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m. 1:30, 4, 6:45, 9:10 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. 1:30, 4, 6:45 p.m. Monday-Tuesday 4, 6:45 p.m. Wednesday 1:30, 4, 6:45 p.m. Thursday 4, 6:45 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.


New Milford

-Memory Walk celebration: June 8, 8:30 p.m. 59 Bank Street, Bank Street. With music by a variety of bands and musicians, including The Blue Yodels. Donations will support Alzheimer's Association's Memory Walk.

-Music and comedy with Nancy Tucker: June 12, 8 p.m. With James Walker. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $20. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-7264.


-"Love, Longing, Delight and Despair" consort of Everyman II and percussionist John Marshall: June 10, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road.

-"A Night of Music Variety at Salem": June 12, 7 p.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-2794.

Special Events


-Trail Day construction party: June 5, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Rain date, June 12. Hosted by Nature Conservancy's Sunny Valley Preserve at a trail in Bridgewater. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-3716.

-Tag and bake sale: June 5, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.

-"Comedy at the Inn" fundraiser to benefit new playground at Burnham School: June 5, 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. Fox Hill Inn, Federal Road, Brookfield. Includes cocktail hour, dinner, silent and live auctions and comedy show. $75 tickets can be purchased at town hall and Burnham School. For more information, e-mail


-Oratory of the Little Way event: June 5: "Finding More Joy" workshop, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and sign up, call 860-354-8294.


-"The Supreme Court in American Life" with Sandra Day O'Connor: June 6, call for time and sign up. Presented by library at Kent Community House, Route 7. $10/Kent resident. $10/non-resident. For more information and sign up, call 860-927-3761.

-Gem and mineral show: June 12, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Connecticut Antique Machinery Association, Route 7 North.

-Kent Fireman's Ball: June 12. Doors open, 6 p.m. Dinner, 7 p.m. Music and dancing, following dinner. For more information and tickets, call 860-927-3080 or e-mail

Marble Dale/New Preston

-Paint the Town: June 5, 4-6 p.m. Hors d'oeuvres and music, 4 p.m. Live auction of art painted that day, 5 p.m. New Preston Congregational Church, Church Street.

New Milford

-Annual Cancer Survivors Day: June 3, 4-6 p.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and registration, call the hospital at 806-350-1595 by May 29.

-Pass it On! Used clothing and toy sale: June 3-4 and 6, 4-8 p.m. June 5, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7).

-Grad Party Committee meeting: June 3, 7 p.m. Teacher's room at high school, Route 7.

-Sunset social to benefit Hospice's Camp Jonathan: June 5, 6-9 p.m. Home of Ron Pizzarelli and Georgia Hynes in Roxbury. $25. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

-Hawaiian night dinner-dance: June 5, 6:30-11 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road (Route 7) South. $30/member. $40/non-member. For more information and sign up, call Feli at 203-746-3489.

-Connecticut Family Support Network, Northwest Greater New Milford Parent Support/Resource meeting for parents and caregivers of children with special needs: June 7, 6:30-8:30 p.m. At Sarah Noble Intermediate School, Sunny Valley Road. For more information, call 860-350-6025.

-AARP meetings: Board meeting, June 8, 2 p.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. Meeting and luncheon: June 9, noon. Mateo's Restaurant, Route 202.

-New Milford Public Library events: June 9: Chess tournament for children and teens, 4-6 p.m. Young Adult Council, 6:30-8 p.m. June 12: Knitting celebration, 12:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

-American Red Cross Breakfast on the Green: June 11, 8-9:30 a.m. Village Green. For more information, call 203-792-8200, extension 17.

-Classic/antique car show: June 11, 5-10 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, Route 7 North.

-Plein air paint-out days: June 11-14. Sponsored by Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust at a location to be announced. For more information, call Weantinoge at 860-355-3500.

-Children's high tea: June 12, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Historical society, 6 Aspetuck Ave. $25/parent and one child, plus $5 per additional child. For more information and sign up, call 860-354-3069.

-Smyrski Farm work days: June 12-13. Smyrski Farm, Merryall Road. Includes painting and restoration work of barns. For more information or to volunteer or donate, call Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust at 860-355-3500.

-Summer camp sign up: Registration, ongoing. Weekly sessions run June 14-Aug. 20. Pratt Nature Center, 163 Papermill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3137.

-Lions Club lobster sale: Pre-orders accepted by calling 860-350-5278. Sale, June 19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Pre-orders must be picked up by noon. Southworth's, Route 7.

-Singles rafting trip: Sign up by June 21. Trip, June 27. Hosted by Christian Singles Connect. Meet at Bible Baptist Church, 126 Kent Road (Route 7) at 12:30 p.m. to carpool or at Clark Outdoors, 163 Route 7, West Cornwall at 1 p.m. For more information and sign up, call the church at 860-354-0473 or J. Roberts at 203-731-7069.


-Roxbury Land Trust 40th anniversary celebration: June 6, 4 p.m. At town hall, Route 67. For more information and reservations, call 860-350-4148 or e-mail


-Naromi Land Trust hike: June 5. Rain date June 6. Meet at trail head on Evans Hill Road at 9 a.m. For more information, call 860-354-0260.

-Jewish Community Center events: June 5: Music with Kent Singers, 8 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.

-Huntington's Disease: A Family Story dinner: June 5, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Hosted by Maher family of Sherman at Bantam firehouse, 92 Doyle Road, Bantam. $30/adult. $10/child under 10. For more information, call 203-241-9216 or e-mail

-Rhubarb festival: June 12-13, noon-5 p.m. each day. White Silo Farm * Winery, 32 Route 37 East.

-Summer songwriting and musical theater camp for youths aged 10-15: Sign up by June 14. Camp, June 28-July 2. At Pawling Middle School, Pawling, N.Y. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-5930.


-Program on matching plants to garden sites: June 3, 7 p.m. Library, Sackett Hill Road. For more information and sign up, call 860-868-2195.


-Gathering of the Green scout event: June 5, 5 p.m. River Walk Pavilion, School Street. Open to past, present and future scouts. For more information or to RSVP, call 860-868-5031.

-Gunn Memorial Library events: June 5: paper plate crafts, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. June 12: Father's Day craft, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Library, 5 Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.

-Gunn Memorial Library's Library Luminaries: June 5. Reception and silent auction followed by dinner at 10 private homes. For more information and reservations, call the library at 860-868-7756.

-Mike "Mouse" McGrath Memorial Walk: June 6. Walk, 1 p.m. Softball game, 2:30 p.m. Picnic to follow. Pavilion, 10 School St. $5/person. $10/family. Bring two non-perishable food items.

-Reading of Myron E. Cables' 1897 paper "Lake Waramaug": June 7, 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Hall Plaza.

-Meeting to gather input on stewardship and future uses of property at 108 New Milford Turnpike: June 8, 7 p.m. Presented by Conservation Commission at New Preston Congregational Church, Church Street.

-"Lake Waramaug" a 19th Century Summer Resort" program: June 12, 11 a.m. Library, Wykeham Road.

-Senior center events: June 8: Breakfast for the brain program, 10:30 a.m. June 9: diabetic foot clinic, 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Hall Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-0735.

Area towns

-Annual truck show: June 12-13, sunrise-4 p.m. each day. Bethlehem Fairgrounds, Route 61, Bethlehem.

-"Exploring the Wonders of Candlewood Lake" with Ray Crawford of New Milford: June 15, 7 p.m. Brookfield Library, Route 25.



-Auditions for "The Mice of Merwinsville": June 5, 9:30 a.m.-noon. Merwinsville Hotel, 1 Brown's Forge Road. For more information, call 860-354-1442.


-"George Washington Slept Here": June 4-5, 7 p.m. June 6, 3 p.m. Presented by Kent Players at Marvelwood School, 476 Skiff Mountain Road.

New Milford

-"Mauritius": Friday and Saturday nights, 8 p.m., June 4-June 26. June 20, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 4 Brookside Ave. $28. For more information, call 860-350-6863.