Arts

Kent

-Artwork by Wolf Kahn: Runs through Nov. 29. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. For information, call 860-927-4501 or visit www.themorrisongallery.com.

New Milford

-"Views of Ladakh" -- photographs by Abby Ripley of New Milford : Runs through Nov. 14. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

-Photographs by Judith M. Cerrato of New Milford : Nov. 15-Jan. 9. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

-"Harvest Time" -- art by Rosemary Connor: Runs through Dec. 18. 30 Bridge St. building, 30 Bridge St.

Sherman

-Art by Edmund Smith: Runs through Nov. 30. Library, Sherman Center.

Washington

-"Color in Black and White: India" -- photos by Hunter Brown: Runs through Dec. 5. Gunn Library, Wykeham Road.

Health

New Milford

-Free community workshop about fibromyalgia: Nov. 21, 11 a.m.-noon. 30 New Milford Chiropractic, 30 Bridge building, 30 Bridge St. For more information and registration, call 203-556-3594.

-Offerings at Bhakti Yoga Center and Spae: Nov. 14: "The Mystery of 2012 and a Journey Through Time" talk and video, 6 p.m. Nov. 15: "The Magical Healing ower of Castor Oil Packs," 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Bhakti Yoga Center and Spa, 155 Squash Hollow Road. For more information and fees, call 860-946-3076.

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

2012: PG-13 Friday Friday 3:30, 6:30, 9:30 p.m. Saturday 12:30, 3:30, 6:30, 9:30 p.m. Sunday 12:30, 3:30, 6:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday 3:30, 6:30 p.m.

Christmas Carol in 3D: PG. Friday 4:15, 6:45, 9 p.m. Saturday 1, 3:05, 5:10, 7:20, 9:25 p.m. Sunday 1, 3:05, 5:10, 7:20 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:15, 6:30 p.m.

The Men Who Stare at Goats: R. Friday 4:30, 7, 9:15 p.m. Saturday 11:10 a.m., 1:15, 3:20, 5:25, 7:30, 9:35 p.m. Sunday 11:10 a.m., 1:15, 3:20, 5:25, 7:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:30, 7 p.m.

New Moon: PG-13. Pre-showing Nov. 19, 9 p.m. $9.50 per person with $1 of each ticket sale to benefit the new Creative Playground. For New Milford residents only. Identification required.

-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

New Milford

-Music at S.J. Barrington's: Nov. 25: Shadow Creek, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 p.m. 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 experienced dancers. $10.

-Country line dancing: Mondays, 7-9:30 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church hall, Whittlesey Avenue. For more information, call 860-868-2683.

Washington

-Recital with cellist Vita Fiala and pianist Amy Vinisko: Nov. 17, 6:30 p.m. Library, 5 Wykeham Road.

Special Events

Bridgewater

-Senior center events: Tuesdays: Computer Club, 10 a.m. Coffee hour, 10 a.m. Quilters, 1 p.m. Wednesdays: Walking group, 9 a.m. Wii bowling, 10:30 a.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.

Gaylordsville

-Healing retreat focusing on anxiety: Nov. 19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and sign up, call 860-354-8294.

-Holiday "bizarre": Nov. 21, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Presented by Ladies Auxiliary at Gaylordsville firehouse, Route 7.

Kent

-Christmas craft sale: Nov. 14, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sacred Heart Church, 13 Bridge St.

-Ceremony to administer oath of office to elected officials: Nov. 16, 5-6 p.m. Town hall, Kent Green.

-Holiday Hopes for Our Overseas Troops collection drive: Runs through Nov. 22. List of needed items and collection box available at Davis IGA, Kent Green.

-Kent Memorial Library events: Nov. 16: After-school puppet workshop, 3:30 p.m. Dec. 17: Book discussion, 5-6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

Marble Dale/New Preston

-Wine tasting: Nov. 19, 7 p.m. Hosted by New Preston Women's Club at Community House, Church Street. $5.

New Milford

-Youth Agency offerings: Nov. 13: Seventh-and eighth-grade dance, 6:30-9:30 p.m., $8 admission or $7 admission with canned food good. Nov. 20: Central booking show, 7-11 p.m., $8 admission or $5 admission with canned food good. Mondays: Snaxx at The Maxx. For more information on programs, call 860-354-0047.

-New Milford Public Library events: Nov. 14: National Gaming Day, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 17: "Planning to Avoid Long Term Care Crisis," 6 p.m. Nov. 19: "Hearth Cooking: How Did They Do It," 9:30 a.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and registration, call 860-355-1191.

-Christmas Boutique: Nov. 14, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, Route 7 North.

-Scale model of solar system unveiling: Nov. 14, 1 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory at high school, Route 7 South.

-Vendor fair: Nov. 14, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Hosted by Palm Rebekahs at Odd Fellows Lodge, 25 Danbury Road (Route 7).

-Spaghetti dinner: Nov. 14, Dec. 12, Jan. 9, Feb. 13, March 13, April 8, May 8, June 12, 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.

-Benefit scholarship dinner-dance: Nov. 14. Dinner, 7-8 p.m. Dance, 8-11 p.m. Hosted by Odd Fellows and Palm Rebekahs at Odd Fellows Lodge, 25 Danbury Road (Route 7). $15 dinner and dance. $10 dance only.

-Dinner-dance: Nov. 14, 6:30 p.m. Dinner, 7 p.m. Dance, 8 p.m.-midnight. VFW, Avery Road. $15 in advance. $20 at door. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-7995.

-PartyLite fund-raiser for St. John's Episcopal Church: Nov. 15, 11 a.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue.

-Program with authors Jak and Ina Polak and screening of their movie "Steal a Pencil for Me": Nov. 15, 3 p.m. Temple Sholom, Route 7 North.

-Communication/play group for aged 2-4: Nov. 16-Dec. 21. Mondays, 10-10:45 a.m. for ages 24-25 months. 10:45-11:30 a.m. for ages 3-4. Hospital, 21 Elm St. $30. For more information and sign up, call 860-350-7292, extension 4.

-Community bereavement workshop: Registration, ongoing. Five-week series starts Nov. 17, 7-8:30 p.m. VNA, 68 Park Lane Road. For more information and sign up, call 860-354-2216.

-Chamber of Commerce Business Scene: Nov. 19, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Adrienne - Fine American Dining, Route 7 North.

-Talent show: Nov. 20, 7:30 p.m. NMHS, Route 7 South. $5.

-Children's Center of New Milford gala dinner and fund-raiser: Nov. 21, 6 p.m. Steel Hall at Canterbury School, Aspetuck Avenue. For more information, call 860-354-1883.

-Tag sale: Nov. 21-22, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. St. Peter's Masonic Lodge, Aspetuck Avenue. Donations accepted Nov. 18-20, 6 p.m., at lodge. For more information or to make arrangements to have items picked up, call 860-354-9051.

-Hospice interfaith remembrance service and Tree of Life lighting: Nov. 22. Service, 4 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. Tree of Life lighting, following service, in front of Richmond Citizen Center next to church.

-Lions Club holiday food drive: Nov. 22, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Stop & Shop, Route 7 South.

-Merryall Chapel service: Nov. 22 4 p.m. Merryall Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

-Senior center events: Nov. 13: Odd Fellows men's breakfast, 9 a.m. The Breakfast Brunch, 9-11:30 a.m. Mah Jongg Group, 9:30 a.m. Independent yoga, 10:30 and 11:45 a.m. Going Solo, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 16: Handwork Circle and VIP Support Group, 10 a.m. Begining Bridge, 10:30 a.m. Mah Jongg, 12:30 p.m. Monday Bingo, 12:40 p.m. Nov. 17: Conversations on diabetes, 10 a.m. Exercises, 11 a.m. Scrabble, 1 p.m. Quilt Circle, 1 p.m. Nov. 18: Blood draws, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Storytime with Children's Center, 10 a.m. VNA blood pressure screeening, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Pre-diabetes screening, 10:30-11 a.m. Sub bridge, 12:30 p.m. "The Art and Ritual of Tea," 1-2:30 p.m. Nov. 19: "Cooking on an Open Hearth," 9:30 a.m. Tai Chi, 9:45 a.m. Writing Group, 10 a.m. Exercises, 11 a.m. Birthday party, 12:15 p.m. Bridge, 12:30 p.m. Zumba, 12:30 p.m. Open Wii bowling, 12:45 p.m. Nov. 20: The Breakfast Brunch, 9-11:30 a.m. Memory Walk kick-off breakfast, 9 a.m.-noon. Mah Jongg, 9:30 a.m. Yoga special classes, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-6075.

Roxbury

-Senior center events: Nov. 13: Holiday wreath workshop, 1-3 p.m. Nov. 18: Discussion of "Still Life," 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays: Soup's On, noon-1 p.m. Flex Appeal, 10 a.m. through Nov. 17. Wednesdays: Piano lessons, morning. Balance class, 2:30 p.m. Senior center, South Street. For sign up, call 860-210-0056.

Sherman

-Christmas fair: Nov. 13, 7-9 p.m. Nov. 14, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Holy Trinity Church, Sherman Center.

-Jewish Community Center event: Nov. 14: Create your own holiday pumpkin and grapevine centerpieces, 10 a.m.-noon. Nov. 21: 92nd Street live satellite broadcast about American foreign policy in Israel, 8 p.m. Nov. 22: "The Role of Jewish Youth in Resurrecting Post-Holocaust Jewish Life," 11 a.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and fees, call 860-355-8050.

-"TWO: High Energy Juggling": Nov. 20, 6:30 p.m. Sherman School, 2 Route 27 East. $10/adult and $5/child through Nov. 13. $12/adult and $6/child beginning Nov. 14. For more information, call 860-210-9842.

Warren

-Silver Tea: Nov. 14, 10 a.m.-2p.m. Warren Congregational Church, Sackett Hill Road.

Washington

-Holiday bazaar: Nov. 14, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Our Lady of Perpetual Church, Green Hill Road (Route 47).

-Washington Montessori School open house: Nov. 14, 9:30-11:30 a.m. School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). For more information, call 860-868-0551.

-Harvest dinner: Nov. 14, 6 p.m.. First Congregational Church on the Green. $15/adult. $10/senior 65 and older. $5/child under 10.

-Shepaug Friends of Music CD release party: Nov. 14, all day. Marty's Cafe, 4 Green Hill Road.

-Fall Festival of Wines: Nov. 14, 5:30-8 p.m. Co-sponsored by Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church and St. Patrick's Church at town hall, Washington Depot. $35. Benefits Knights of Columbus Shepaug Council. For more information, call 860-868-6140.

-Administration of oath of office for elected officials: Nov. 16, 4 p.m. Town hall.

-HORSE tag and tack sale: Nov. 21-22, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. HORSE, 43 Wilbur Road.

-Institute for American Indian Studies events: Nov. 21: Scout Day, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information and fees, call 860-868-0518.

Area towns

-Holiday artisan bazaar: Nov. 14, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Next to The Market in the Village Green Shopping Plaza, Litchfield.

Theater

Sherman

-"See Dick": Friday and Saturday nights at 8 p.m. through Nov. 29, except Nov. 27. Nov. 15, 2 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, intersection of Routes 37/39. $20. For more information, call 860-354-3622 or visit www.theshermanplayhouse.org.

Area towns

-"Little Shop of Horrors": Friday and Saturday nights through Nov. 21, 8 p.m. Brookfield Theatre for the Arts, Route 25, Brookfield. $20. For more information and tickets, call 203-775-0023.