Arts

Kent

Exhibit about the ways Eric Sloane autographed his books: Runs through Oct. 31. Sloane-Stanley Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). $8/adult. $6/senior. $5/child 6-17. For more information, call 860-927-3849.

Artwork by Scott Bricher of South Kent: Reception, Nov. 3, 5:30 p.m. Runs through Dec. 2. Eastern Connecticut State University's Akus Gallery, 83 Windham St., Willimantic.

New Milford

Oil paintings by Richard Stalter of Gaylordsville: Runs through Nov. 13. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Health

KENT

-Seasonal flu clinic for people aged 6 months and older: Nov. 6, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Administered by NMVNA at town hall, Kent Green. $37 without insurance.

NEW MILFORD

-Hospital offerings: Nov. 2: "Are You Tried of Not Sleeping," 6:30-8:30 p.m. To signup, call 860-350-1595. Nov. 3: community CPR class, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. To signup, call 860-210-5010. Nov. 3: "A New Start: Life After Cancer Treatment," 6:45-8:30 p.m. To signup, call 860-350-1595. Hospital, 21 Elm St. Programs may be held at different hospital buildings. Inquire upon registration. For more information,

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.

-Jackass in 3D: R. Friday 4:25, 7:15, 9:35 p.m. Saturday 1, 3, 5, 7:15, 9:35 p.m. Sunday 1, 3, 5, 7:15 p.m. Monday 4:25, 7:15, 9:35 p.m. Tuesday 1, 3, 5, 7:15 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday 4:25, 7:15 p.m.

-Red: PG-13. Friday 4:30, 7 p.m. Saturday 11:30 a.m. 1:45, 4:30, 7, 9:30 p.m. Sunday 11:30 a.m. 1:45, 4:30, 7 p.m. Monday 4:30, 7, 9:30 p.m. Tuesday 11:30 a.m. 1:45, 4:30, 7 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday 4:30, 7 p.m.

-Hereafter: PG-13. Friday 4:10, 6:45, 9:15 p.m. Saturday 11:15 a.m. 1:40, 4:10, 6:45, 9:15 p.m. Sunday 11:15 a.m. 1:40, 4:10, 6:45 p.m. Monday 4:10, 6:45, 9:15 p.m. Tuesday 11:15 a.m. 1:40, 4:10, 6:45 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday 4:10, 6:45 p.m.

-Saw in 3D: R. Friday 3:30, 5:30, 7:30, 9:40 p.m. Saturday 1:30, 3:30, 5:30, 7:30 p.m., 9:40 p.m. Sunday 1:30, 3:30, 5:30, 7:30 p.m. Monday 4:15, 7:30, 9:40 p.m. Tuesday 1:30, 3:30, 5:30, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday 4:15, 7:30 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.

Music/Dance

MARBLE dale/new preston

Solo piano recital with Solungga Lio: Nov. 8, 7 p.m. New Preston Congregational Church, Church Road. Free will offering.

New Milford

Music at S.J. Barrington's: Oct. 29: Shadow Creek band and Halloween costume party. Oct. 30: Halloween costume and karaoke party. Nov. 5: Harry Ellis and Deep Intentions. Karaoke: Saturdays, 9:30 p.m.-closing. S.J. Barrington's, 48 Kent Road (Route 7 North).

AREA TOWNS

Concert with Amy Vinisko of New Preston Congregational Church and Vit Fiala: Nov. 7, 3 p.m. Richter Association for the Arts, 100 Aunt Hack Road, Danbury.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Roots Rock Revue II: musical history of rock and roll: Nov. 6, 7 p.m. Bridgewater Congregational Church, Clapboard Road at Route 133. $25. For more information or advance tickets, call 860-354-8283.

Gaylordsville

Halloween event: treats and activities: Oct. 31, 5-8 p.m. Firehouse, Route 7 .

Oratory of the Little Way workshops: Nov. 6: "Praying More Effectively," 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 9: "Sense of Humor," 10 a.m.-noon. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and signup, call 860-354-8294.

Kent

Nancy Waller book talk: Oct. 30, 2 p.m. First Congregational Church, 32 Main St. For more information and registration, call 860-927-3761.

Pumpkin carving contest: Oct. 30-31. Bring carved pumpkin with light source, along with name and phone number, to Kent Coffee & Chocolate Co., 8 Main St.

Housatonic Musical Theatre Society kitchen Tour: Nov. 6, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Visits to Salisbury, Sharon, Kent, Lakeville and Millerton homes. $30 at Kent Pharmacy or House of Books in advance. $35 on day of the tour. For more information, call 860-354-0637.

"Night of A Thousand Pies": Nov. 6. Sale of pies, lunch and pie samplings, noon-2:30 p.m. at St. Andrew's parish hall, Main Street. $12-16/lunch. $5/pie slice and beverage. Dinner at various houses in community, 7 p.m. $75/dinner. For more information and dinner signup, call Virginia Bush Suttman at 860-927-3684 by Oct. 29.

New Milford

Youth Agency offering at The Maxx: Oct. 29: Live bands concert, 7 p.m. $8. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information on programs, call 860-354-0047.

Pratt Nature Center offerings: Oct. 29; campfire stories, 7 p.m. Oct. 30; bat house building, 10-11:30 a.m. Oct. 31; Tricks or Treats for all ages, 1-4 p.m. Pratt Nature Center, 163 Papermill Road. For more information and signup, call 860-355-3137.

Pizza with Marty Landgrebe: Oct. 29, 5 p.m. Milano's, Railroad Street. $12. For more information, call Katy Fracis at 860-354-7137 or e-mail kafrancis@earthlink.net.

Harvest party: Oct. 30, 6-9 p.m. Northville Baptist Church, 9 Little Bear Hill Road. Bring non-perishable food item. For more information and signup, call 860-350-8397.

Animal first aid course: Signup, ongoing. Nov. 1 and 3 at Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St., and Nov. 5 at Animal Welfare Society, 8 Dodd Road. 6:3-9:30 p.m. $55. For more information and signup, call AWS at 860-354-1350 by Oct. 29.

Halloween dinner-dance: Oct. 30. Dinner and dancing, 7 p.m.-midnight, $15. Dancing only, 8 p.m.-midnight, $10. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. For reservations, call 860-354-7966.

Breakfast with Frankenstein: Oct. 30, 9-11 a.m. VFW, 11 Avery Road. $5. Free/child 2 and under. For more information, call 860-354-7995.

Sun Pond Boneyard and Trail of Terror: Oct. 30, 6-10 p.m. Oct. 31, 6-9 p.m. 14 Sun Pond Lane. Donations benefit local animal shelters.

Halloween party for children with special needs: Oct. 31, 2-5 p.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and signup, call 860-354-0047.

Halloween "Thriller" dance workshop: Oct. 31, 2 4 p.m. FineLine Theatre Arts, 66 Railroad St. $20. For more information and signup, call 860-210-1444.

New Milford Public Library events: Nov. 3: "At Home with King Henry VIII" lecture with Patricia Carr 6:30 p.m. Nov. 6: commercial patterns sewing class, 10 a.m. Nov. 8: screening of "The Band's Visit," 2 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Pasta dinner: Nov. 5, 5-8 p.m. Hosted by Boy Scout Troop No. 66 at Odd Fellows Hall, Route 7. $5/student. $7/adult. Free/child under 2. $20/family (maximum six people), free/2 and under. For more information, call 860-354-3679.

Fall wine tasting: Nov. 5, 6-9 p.m. Hosted by New Miford Spirit Shoppe at Candlewood Valley Country Club, Route 7 South. $25. Tickets available at Spirit Shoppe, Grove Street, or by calling 860-354-7712.

POW/MIA dance: Nov. 6, 8 p.m.-midnight. VFW, Avery Road. $10/person. For more information or tickets, call 860-355-2567.

Puppy up! walk: Nov. 7. Registration, 1 p.m. Walk, 2 p.m. Young's Field pavilion, Youngs Field Road. $20 for pre-registration. $25 day of registration. For more information or pre-registration, call Dawn Osborne at 860-354-9118 or visit www.2milliondogs.org.

TheatreWorks 2011 season preview party: Nov. 7, 5-7 p.m. Spruce Home & Garden, formerly Homeward Bound, 20 Bank St. For more information and RSVP, call 860-350-6863.

Community bereavement group: Registration, ongoing. To meet Nov. 13, 20, Dec. 4, 11 and 18, 9-10:30 a.m. VNA, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information and signup, call 860-354-2216.

Sherman

Glowing Pumpkins: Oct. 31, 4-8 p.m. Sherman Historical Society, Sherman Center. Bring carved pumpkin with candle to be displayed in field, or carve pumpkin on site. Park at town Green near IGA and follow Mallory Trail to Cobbler Shop.

Jewish Community Center events: Oct. 30: dinner, 7 p.m., followed by screening of "Everlasting Moments," 8 p.m. Fee. Nov. 2: magician, 11 a.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and fees, call 860-355-8050.

Warren

Empty Bowl dinner: Nov. 6, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, Sackett Hill Road. $10/adult. $5/child. For more information and tickets, call 860-868-7106.

Washington

Washington Green Cemetery tour: Oct. 29, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Rain date, Nov. 5. Gunn Memorial Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

Wine tasting: Oct. 30, 5:30-8 p.m. Hosted by Knights of Columbus at town hall, Bryan Hall Plaza. $30 in advance at Ericson Insurance, 4 Green Hill Road, or by calling 860-868-6140. $35 at door.

Gunn Memorial Library events: Children's events: Oct. 30: costume party and parade, 1 p.m. Nov. 6: craft, 1 p.m. Adult events: Nov. 2: discussion of "The First Thing and the Last" by Allan Johnson, 6:30 p.m. Snow date, Dec. 14. Library, 5 Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310 or 860-868-2310.

Native American archaeological roundtable: Oct. 30, 1-5 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information and fees, call 860-868-0518.

Halloween festivities: Oct. 31, 5:30-7 p.m. Hosted by Lions Club at Washington Primary School, School Street. For kids in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade.

Archive reading: Nov. 1: "The History of the Washington Fair Corporation," 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Hall Plaza.