Presidents' art show and sale: Runs through Sept. 6. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. Hours: Thursdays-Sundays 1-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-3989.
Photography by Mary J. Hayes: Reception, Sept. 18, 3-5 p.m. Runs through Sept. 30. Library, 32 North Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
"A Look at the Past: Pantings from 1985-2010" --art by Marija McCarthy: Reception, Sept. 11, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Oct. 25. Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
"Wine, Women and Art" show and sale: Sept. 3-19. Reception, Sept. 5, 2-4 p.m. White Silo Winery and Gallery, 32 Route 37 East. For more information, call 860-355-0271.
"Traversed" -- art by Jon Olivieri of Roxbury: Runs through Sept. 9. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Hall Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-2878.
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.
-Going the Distance: R. Friday, Wednesday 4:!5, 7:15, 9:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday 11:30 a.m. 1:30, 4:15, 7:15, 9:30 p.m. Monday, Thursday 11:30 a.m. 1:30, 4:15, 7:15 p.m. Tuesday 4:15, 7:15 p.m.
-The American: R. Friday, Wednesday 4:30, 7, 9:10 p.m. Saturday-Sunday 11:15 a.m. 1:45, 4:30, 7, 9:10 p.m. Monday, Thursday 11:15 a.m. 1:45, 4:30, 7 p.m. Tuesday 4:30, 7 p.m.
-The Girl Who PLayed with Fire: R. Friday-Sunday, Wednesday 6:45, 9:20 p.m. Monday-Tuesday, Thursday 6:45 p.m.
-Eat Pray Love: PG-13. Friday, Wednesday 4, 6:40, 9:15 p.m. Saturday-Sunday 1, 4, 6:40, 9:15 p.m. Monday, Thursday 1, 4, 6:40 p.m. Tuesday 4, 6:40 p.m.
-Nanny McPhee Returns: PG. Friday, Tuesday-Wednesday 4:10 p.m. Saturday-Monday, Thursday 11 a,m. 1:15, 4:10 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.
Jazz concert with the Diana Herold Quartet: Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m. St. Andrew's Church, Main Street. $10. Special prix-fixe dinner at Fife 'n Drum available before or after concert. For more information about the dinner, call 860-927-3509.
Sherman Chamber Ensemble concert: Sept. 4, 8 p.m. Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Leach Hollow Road. For more information and tickets, call 860-868-355-5930 or visit www.shermanchamberensemble.com.
"Seeing More Clearly" workshop: Sept. 11, 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and sign up, call 860-354-8294.
Kent Memorial Library events: Sept. 10: dinner and screening of "To Kill a Mockingbird," 6 p.m. Sept. 11: discussion of spring 2010 trip to Iran with Dr. Joseph Baxer, 4 p.m. Thursdays: Lunch Bunch for all ages, 12:15 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
BNI: Back on Track meeting: Sept. 9, 7 a.m. Railroad station, 11 Railroad Street. Topic, "What are the Facts and Fiction of What United Alarm Can Do to Protect You."
Little People Nursery School open house: Sept. 3, 10-11:30 a.m. Little People Nursery School, Route 109. For more information, call 860-355-1837.
Oktoberfest: Sept. 4-5, 1-10 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road (Route 7 South). $10/adult.
AARP meeting: Sept. 8, noon. The Maxx, Railroad St. Bring membership cards for renewal and non-perishable food item.
A Taste of New Milford: Sept. 8, 5-7:30 p.m. Village Green. $10.
Portrait painting demonstration and lecture: Sept. 10, time to be announced. Historical society, Aspetuck Avenue. For more information, call 860-354-3069.
Plein air painting days: Sept. 10-13. Anderson Acres, Acres Road, Kent.Presented by Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust. For more information, call 860-355-3500.
9/11 ceremony: Sept. 11, 8:48 a.m. Patriot's Way, behind Railroad Street parking lot.
Live painting demonstration with Vincent Giarrano: Sept. 11, 6:30 p.m. Historical society, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069
Lions Club 11th annual senior summer picnic: Sept. 12, noon-4 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, Lanesville Road. For New Milford seniors. Tickets available at senior center, 40 Main St.
29th annual benefit Corvette Show and Shine Meet: Sept. 12, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Bennett Automotive Services, 295 Danbury Road (Route 7 South). Fees vary depending on whether show car or spectator. For more information, call Gary Coviello at 203-573-0080 or visit www.cvalleycorvettes.com.
Screening of "I've Loved You So Long": Sept. 13, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Genealogy group: Sept. 14, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street.
Garden Club tour of trees on Village Green: Sept. 14, 1:30 p.m. Village Green. With arborist Carlos Caridad. Free.
Rotary rose sale: Ongoing. Roses may be picked up Sept. 17, noon-6 p.m. at bandstand on Village Green. $15/dozen. For more information or to place an order, call Ann Fisher at 860-355-4187.
Car cruise: Held first Friday each month. Co-hosted by Paradice Cruisers and Peggy's Coffee Shop at the coffee shop, 89 Park Lane Road (Route 202).
Self-guided farm tour: Sept. 11, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Rain date, Sept. 12. Tickets, maps and brochures can be picked up at senior center, 7 South St., at 9:30 a.m. $18 in advance. $20 the day of event. For more information, call Marilyn Kayner at 860-354-9604.
Volunteers picnic: Sept. 12, 12:30 p.m. Hurlburt Park, Apple Lane.
Senior center events: Sept. 3: art class, 1-3 p.m. Sept. 7: cooking demo. Sept. 8: New Adventures in Cooking, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Senior center, South Street. For sign up, call 860-210-0056.
DivorceCare seminar: Runs for 13 weeks beginning Sept. 7. Sherman Congregational Church, Church Road. For more information, call 860-946-0680.
Raspberry festival: Sept. 11-12, noon-5 p.m. White Silo Farm & Winery, Route 37.
Roast beef dinner: Sept. 11, 4:30-7 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, Sackett Hill Road. $12/adult. $5/child 12 and under.
Institute for American Indian Studies event: Sept. 4: "Poultices & Teas: Nature's First Aid," 1-3 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information and fees, call 860-868-0518.
Gunn Memorial Library events: Sept. 4: demonstration of rug hooking techniques with Fern Strong, 1 p.m. Sept. 7: discussion of "Mind and Medicine: In Harmony for Healing" with author Dr. Marianne M. Urbanski, 6:30 p.m. Library, 5 Wykeham Road. For more information about adult programs, call 860-868-2310.
ASAP student-art exhibit and sale: Sept. 5, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. KMR Arts Gallery, 2 Titus Road.
Fall festival: Sept. 11. Tag sale, silent auction and bake sale, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Food and other activities, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Reunion for people who attended or graduated from Washington High School before 1973: Sept. 12, 5 p.m. Shepaug Valley High School, South Street. For more information, call Ann P. Dahl at 860-868-2596.
After School Art Program (ASAP) workshops: Registration ongoing. At various locations in Region 12 school district. For more information and registration, call 860-868-0740.
Historic Festival: Sept. 3-6. Lime Rock Park, Lakeville.
Bethlehem Fair: Sept. 10, 5-10 p.m. Sept. 11, 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Sept. 12, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Bethlehem Fairgrounds, Route 61, Bethlehem.
Used book sale: Sept. 11-13, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. New Fairfield Library, 2 Brush HIll Road.
Screening of "To Kill a Mockingbird": Sept. 13, 1 p.m. Litchfield Community Center, Route 202, Litchfield.
Greater New Milford
"Local Edition" with Phyllis Cortest: discussion with Larry Marsicano of Candlewood Lake Authority: Sept. 12 and 19, 4 p.m. Sept. 14 and 21, 8 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.
2008 Calder Symposium: Sept. 8, 10-11 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.