For a list of holiday events in the Greater New Milford area, see the holiday calendar in our "Home for the Holidays" section, Pages S13-18.



-Exhibit of paintings by Betsy Rogers-Knox: Runs through Dec. 31. Library, 32 North Main St. For information, call 860-927-3761.

New Milford

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

-Exhibit of works by Christopher Magadini and Thomas Adkins: Runs through Dec. 31. Gregory James Gallery, 13 Main St. Open Mondays-Saturdays 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays and evenings by appointment. For more information, call 860-354-3436.


-"Making Faces" --art by Peter Steiner: Opening reception, Dec. 5, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Jan. 4. Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.


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

-Exhibit of art by Mary Miner: Runs through Dec. 24. 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.

-"Washington Club: A Century in the Community" and "Jerome Titus: The Story of Civil War Soldier from Washington": Runs through Dec. 31. Gunn Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.


-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.

New Moon: Twilight: PG-13. Friday-Saturday 11 a.m., 1:30, 4 6:45, 9:25 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. 1:30, 4, 6:45 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4, 6:45 p.m.

Old Dogs: PG. Friday-Saturday 11:15 a.m. 1:15, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15, 9:15 p.m. Sunday 11:15 a.m. 1:15, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15 p.m. Monday-Thursday 3:45, 5:45, 7:45 p.m.

2012: PG-13. Friday 12:30, 3:30, 6:30, 9:30 p.m. Saturday 1, 3:50, 6:40, 9:30 p.m. Sunday 1, 3:50, 6:40 p.m. Monday-Thursday 3:30, 6:30 p.m.

-Bantam Cinema: 115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-1916 (box office). 860-567-0006 (show times).

An Education: PG-13. Friday 5, 7:15 p.m. Saturday 2:30, 5, 8 p.m. Sunday 2:30, 5, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday 2:15, 7:15 p.m. Thursday 7:15 p.m.

The Men Who Stare at Goats: R. Friday 4:30, 6:45 p.m. Saturday 2, 4:30, 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2, 4:30, 7 p.m. Wednesday 2, 7 p.m. Thursday 7 p.m.

-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.



-"Sing for Joy": Dec. 6, 3 p.m. Bridgewater Congregational Church, Clapboard Road.


-Sherman Chamber Ensemble family matinee concert: Nov. 29, 3 p.m. St. Andrew's Church, Main Street.

New Milford

-Music by Halfway Home: Nov. 27, 8-10 p.m. Bank Street Coffee House, Bank Street.

-Music at S.J. Barrington's: 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.


-Sherman Chamber Ensemble family matinee concert: Nov. 28, 4 p.m. Sherman Congregational Church, Church Road.


-Music at G.W. Tavern: Nov. 27: Bus Drivers, 10 p.m. Nov. 28: 88 MPH, 10 p.m. Nov. 29: JC Trio, noon-3 p.m. Dec. 3: Chris Casey & DonnDoucette, 7 p.m. Dec. 4: Shane Peters, 10 p.m. Dec. 5: Eran Troy Danner and Hot Dallas, 10:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, at various times. G.W. Tavern, Bee Brook Road. For more information, call 860-868-6633.

-JD Tuckers, live piano music by Hank Milligan: Thursdays 7-10 p.m., Sundays 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 38 Bee Brook Road. For more information, call 860-868-9605.

Special Events


-Book signing with Judi Barrett, author of "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs": Nov. 28, noon-1 p.m. Annie Bananie Ice Cream at Backcountry Outfitters, 5 Bridge St.

-Kent Memorial Library events: Dec. 17: Book discussion, 5-6:30 p.m. Thursdays: Lunch Bunch for all ages, 12:15 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

New Milford

-NMHS Class of 1999 reunion: Nov. 28, 7 p.m.-midnight. Danbury Plaza Hotel, Danbury. Must have signed up in advance. For more information, e-mail

-Musical instrument sale: Dec. 7, 6-8 p.m. Schaghticoke Middle School, Hipp Road.

-Youth Agency offerings: Mondays: Snaxx at The Maxx. For more information on programs, call 860-354-0047.

-New Milford Public Library events: Dec. 2: Program about vegetarian/vegan lifestyle, 6 p.m. Dec. 5: Vampires in New England: Fact or Fiction," 2 p.m. Dec. 6: Bingo for Books, 2 p.m. First and third Wednesday of each month: Writer's Support Group, 6:15-7:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and registration, call 860-355-1191.

-Family Support Network, Northwest Greater New Milford area parent group support/resource group: Dec. 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: Dec. 7, 2 p.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. General meeting and Christmas lunch: Dec. 9, noon, in fellowship hall of St. John's Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue. $15. For more information and payment, call Theresa Slatcher at 860-355-8670 by Nov. 30.


-Senior center events: Nov. 30: flu and pneumonia prevention, 11 a.m. Dec. 3: "Healthy Holiday Eating Talk and Cooking Demonstration," 2 p.m. Dec. 5: Festival of Trees, 5:30-9 p.m. Dec. 9: Christmas party, 12:30 p.m. Dec. 10: Holiday cookies and gifts, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Senior center, South Street. For sign up, call 860-210-0056.


-Jewish Community Center event: Nov. 28: Winter crafts, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 13: Biscotti baking class, 1-3 p.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and fees, call 860-355-8050.

-Senior Center events: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: Walking group, 9 a.m., at Sherman track. Tuesdays and Thursdays: Exercise with Wii, 9:30 a.m. Shopping, call for ride. Mondays and Wednesdays: Pinochole card games, noon-4 p.m. Tuesdays: Bridge card games, 1 p.m. Thursdays: Chess and Scrabble, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Movie and popcorn, 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays: Gentle yoga, 10 a.m. at JCC. Second and fourth Mondays: Living Alone Group, 11 a.m. Fridays: Senior Dine, 11 a.m. at American Pie or last Tuesdays in Bethel. Senior center, old town hall, Sherman Center. For more information, call 860-354-2414.


-Bag sale: Nov. 27-Dec. 4. VNA Northwest Thrift Shop, 233B Litcfield Turnpike (Route 202). For more information, call 860-868-0884.

-Institute for American Indian Studies events: Nov. 28: Storytelling event, 1-3 p.m. Dec. 6: "An Overview of Connecticut African Diaspora Archaeology" lecture, 3 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information and fees, call 860-868-0518.

-Reading of "Amy Caroline Kenyon: A Tribute by Mary D. Brown, Ruth Smith and Winfired Seeley": Dec. 7, 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Memorial Plaza.



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

Area towns

-"Love Letters": Nov. 27-28, 5 p.m. TriArts Sharon Playhouse, 49 Amenia Road. Nov. 27 show and reception, $150. Nov. 28, $50. For more information, call 860-364-7469.