Photography exhibit by Judith Secco: Runs through December. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 355-1069.


Art exhibit by Richard Stalter: Reception, Nov. 13, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Dec. 31. Library, 32 Main St. For more information or registration, call 860-927-3761 or visit

Holiday show and sale: Opening reception, Nov. 13, noon-4 p.m. Runs through Dec. 5. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. Hours: Thursdays-Sundays 1-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

Art garage biannual art show: Runs through Nov. 14. The Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. $40. For more information, call 927-4501.


Exhibit of photography by Jeffrey Kellner: Runs through Nov. 30. Sherman Library, 1 Sherman Center. For more information, call 203-803-5273.


"Fifteen Artists, One Exhibition" -- art by WAA artists: Runs through Nov. 23. Higgins Hall, Western Connecticut State University midtown campus off White Street. Hours: Mondays-Thursdays, noon-4 p.m.

"Light's Subtle Touch: The Changing Seasons of the Litchfield Hills" -- art by Tom Yost: Runs through Dec. 19. Behnke Doherty Gallery, 6 Green Hill. For more information, call 860-868-1655.


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.

-Megamind in 3D: PG. Friday 4, 5, 7, 9 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m., noon, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m., 1, 2,3,4 5, 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4, 5, 7 p.m.

-Due Date: R. Friday 4:10, 7:10, 9:20 p.m. Saturday 11:30 a.m. 1:30, 4:10, 5:30, 7:15, 9:20 p.m. Sunday 1:30, 4:10, 7:15 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:10, 7:05 p.m.

-Morning Glory: PG-13. Friday 4:15, 7:10, 9:30 p.m. Saturday 11:30 a.m. 1:45, 4:15, 7:10, 9:30 p.m. Sunday 11:30 a.m. 1:45, 4:15, 7:10 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:15, 7:10 p.m.

-Waiting for Superman: PG. Friday-Saturday 6:50, 9:10 p.m. Sunday 6:50 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday 6:50 p.m.

-Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows: Part 1: PG-13. Friday, Nov. 12, 12:01 a.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.



Concert with harpsichordist Suzanne McDonald and Chorus Angelicus children's choir to benefit BINA Foundation: Nov. 20: 4:30 p.m. $15. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Main Street.

New Milford

Free concert by Danbury Madhatter Barbershop Chorus: Nov. 14, 2 p.m. Library, 10 Main St.

Special Events


Amish dinner: Nov. 13, 6:30 p.m. St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 5 Main St. Donation of $15/adult. $10/child.


Holiday fair: Nov. 13, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by fire department's ladies auxiliary at firehouse, 700 Kent Road (Route 7).

Ghana film: Nov. 14, 2:30 p.m. United Methodist Church, 685 Kent Road. For more information, call 860-355-0553.

Oratory of the Little Way workshops: Nov. 18: "Coping with Chronic Diseases: Eating Disorders," 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 20: "Communicating More Clearly," 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.


Sale of handcrafted items: Nov. 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sacred Heart Church, Route 341.

Gingerbread house classes: Nov. 13: for children, 9:30 a.m. $20. Nov. 20: for adults, 9:30 a.m. Taught by Patsy Stroble at Kent Kitchen Works, 6 Kent Green Blvd. For more information and sign-up, call 860-355-2843.

Region One school community service council meeting: Nov. 16, 6:30-7:30. Housatonic Valley Regional High School cafeteria, 246 Warren Turnpike Road, Falls Village. For more information or RSVP, call 860-927-1003.

Holiday Hopes for Our Overseas Troops collection: Runs through Nov. 21 at Davis IGA, Kent Green. New World War II, Korean and Vietnam memorial in front of Swift House, Swifts Lane.

Kent Historical Society annual meeting: Nov. 21, 2 p.m. Town hall, Kent Green. With Charlotte Lindsey, who will give a World War II lecture.

New Milford

Youth Agency offerings: Nov. 12: teen job skills interview workshop, 2:30-5:30 p.m. Sixth-grade dance, 6:30-9:30 p.m., $8. Nov. 19: music by local bands, 7:30 p.m., $8. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and sign-up, call 860-354-0047.

JPS school book fair: Nov. 12, 6-7:30 p.m. Nov. 15-18, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Nov. 19, 9 a.m.-noon. ohn Pettibone School, 2 Pickett District Road.

Pratt Nature Center offerings: Nov. 12: "Starry, Starry Night," 7 p.m. Nov. 13: meet center's four new animals, 9:30 a.m. Nov. 19: full moon hike, 7 p.m. Pratt Nature Center, 163 Papermill Road. For more information, registration and fees, call 860-355-3137.

Christmas boutique: Nov. 13, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. For more information, call 860-354-3450.

Food collection for local food pantries: Nov. 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Collected by William Raveis outside Stop & Shop, Route 7.

New Milford Public Library events: Nov. 13: National Gaming Day, 2:30-4 p.m. Nov. 16: "Planning to Avoid a Long Term Care Crisis" seminar by Marcia Bernstein, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

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

Schlachtfest pig roast dinner-dance: Nov. 13, 6:30 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road. $30/member. $40/guest. For more information or reservations, call 203-746-3489.

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

Program about scale model solar system in town: Nov. 13, 7-9 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory at New Milford High School, Route 7 South.

BNI: Back on Track meeting: Nov. 18, 7 a.m. Railroad station, 11 Railroad Street. Topic, "The Current Realities and Opportunities within the Mortgage Industry" with Jennifer Gattie.

Tag sale: Nov. 13, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. St. Peter's Masonic Lodge, Aspetuck Avenue.

Roast beef dinner-dance to benefit scholarship fund: Nov. 20, Dinner, 7 p.m. Dancing, 8 p.m. Good Shepherd Lodge No. 65, 25 Danbury Road. $15/adult for dinner and dancing. $10/adult for dancing only after 8 p.m. For more information and reservations, call 860-354-7966.

Christian Singles Connect game night: Nov. 20, 7 p.m. Bible Baptist Church, 126 Kent Road. For more information, call 860-354-0733 or 203-731-7069.

Merryall Chapel service: Nov. 21, 4 p.m. Merryall Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

Interfaith remembrance service and lighting of Tree of Life: Nov. 21. Service, 4 p.m. Tree lighting, to follow. Hosted by NMVNA Hospice at First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. To add a name to the service's roll call or buy a light for the tree, call 860-354-2216.

Chamber of Commerce breakfast Business Scene: Nov. 30, 8-9 a.m. GeronNursing & Respite Care, Inc., 42 Main St. For more information and sign-up, call 860-354-6080 by Nov. 24.

New Preston

Program about abuse and assault with Marlene Smith: Nov. 18, 7 p.m. New Preston Women's Club Community House, 27 Church St.


Program with David Leite, author of "The New Portuguese Table: Exciting Flavors from Europe's Western Coast": Nov. 13, 3 p.m. Library, South Street.


Family fellowship nights: Nov. 12 and Dec. 10. Dinner, 6 p.m. Worship, 7 p.m. Sherman Congregational Church, Church Road. For more information, call 860-354-6114.

Christmas fair: Nov. 12, 7-9 p.m. Nov. 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. with lunch available, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Parish, 15 Route 37 and 39. For more information, call 860-354-1399.

Jewish Community Center events: Nov. 13: rebroadcast of program with Alan Dershowitz and Bret Stephens, 7:30 p.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and fees, call 860-355-8050.

"DivorceCare: Surviving the Holidays" program : Nov. 23, 7 p.m. Sherman Congregational Church, Church Road. For more information, call 860-946-0680.


Silver Tea: Nov. 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, 4 Sackett Hill Road.


Harvest dinner: Nov. 13, 6:30 p.m. Congregational church parish hall, 6 Kirby Road. $5/child under 10. $15/adult. $10/senior. For more information and reservations, call 860-868-0569.

Institute for American Indian Studies events: Nov. 13: Arrow making workshop with Jamie Leffler, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 14: Veterans Day celebration, noon. Nov. 14: "Native American clay containers: Connecticut's first crock pots" LHAC lecture series, 3 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information and fees, call 860-868-0518.

Women's Guild holiday bazaar: Nov. 13, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 34 Green Hill Road.

Program on long-term care: Nov. 15, 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Hall Plaza. For more information and sign-up, call 860-868-0735.

Book signings: Nov. 20: "The Twinning Murders" author Shelly Frome, 2-3:30 p.m. Nov. 21: "Private Gardens of Connecticut" author Jane Garney, 2-3:30 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-0525 or visit


New Milford

"The Tempest": Nov. 18-19, 8 p.m. Seating at 7:30 p.m. Canterbury School, 101 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-210-3800.


"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare -- Abridged": Nov. 12, 19-20, 8 p.m. Nov. 14, 3 p.m. Shepaug Valley High School, 159 South St. $10/adult. $8/student or senior citizen. For more information or reservations, call 860-868-7326.

"Too Much Memory": Nov. 11-13, 8 p.m. The Gnnnery's Everson Performing Arts Center, 99 Green HIll Road. For more information, call 860-868-7334.