For a list of holiday events in the Greater New Milford area, see the holiday calendar on Page S15 in our "Home for the Holidays" section.



-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.

-"Scenes of New Milford" -- art by Lorraine Ryan: Runs through Dec. 30. La Piccolina, Main Street.

-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.

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


-"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.


-"Mud Ponies and Soot Monoprints" -- art by Louise King and Tiny Toad: Opening reception, Dec. 12, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Runs through Jan. 23. Gunn Memorial Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

-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.

-"From East to West, Across Our Homelands": Runs through January 2010. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, 860-868-0518.



-Seasonal flu clinic for Kent residents with underlying medical conditions: Dec. 14, 1:30-3 p.m. Town hall, Kent Green. For more information and sign up, call 860-927-1003.


-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.

Fantastic Mr. Fox: PG. Friday 4:15, 6:30, 8:30 p.m. Saturday 1:05, 3:05, 5:05, 7:05, 9:05 p.m. Sunday 11:05 a.m. 1:05, 3:05, 5:05, 7:05 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:15, 6:30 p.m.

Old Dogs: PG. Friday 4:30, 6:55, 8:55 p.m. Saturday 1:15, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15, 9:15 p.m. Sunday 1:15, 3:15, 5:15, 7:15 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:30, 6:55 p.m.

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



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


-Music at G.W. Tavern: Dec. 4: Shane Peters, 10 p.m. Dec. 5: Eran Troy Danner and Hot Dallas, 10:30 p.m. Dec. 10: Chris Casey & Donn Doucette, 7 pm.. Dec. 11: Shrdlu Trio, 10:30 p.m. Dec. 12: Joe West & The Creative Force, 10:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, at various times. G.W. Tavern, Bee Brook Road. For more information, call 860-868-6633.

Special Events


-Senior center events: Dec. 5: trim the Christmas tree, 2-4 p.m. Dec. 9: program with New Milford VNA, 10:30 a.m. Dec. 14: putting together holiday baskets, 10 a.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.


-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

-Youth Agency offerings: Dec. 4: Big Punk Rock Tour, doors open 6:30 p.m., start, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 11: sixth-grade dance, 6:30-9:30 p.m., $7 with canned food item, $8 without. Dec. 13: Maxx advisory board meeting, 3 p.m. Mondays: Snaxx at The Maxx. For more information on programs, call 860-354-0047.

-New Milford Public Library events: Dec. 5: Vampires in New England: Fact or Fiction," 2 p.m. Dec. 6: Bingo for Books, 2 p.m. Dec. 14: Screening of "Paris 36," 2 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and registration, call 860-355-1191.

-Farm days: Dec. 5-6, noon-5 p.m. Bella Aplacas, 155 Squash Hollow Road. For more information, call 860-946-3076.

-Pearl Harbor Day ceremony: Dec. 7, 9 a.m. South end of Village Green.

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

-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.

-Screening of "Consuming Kids: The Commercialization of Childhood": Dec. 11, 6:45 p.m. Housatonic Friends Meeting, 268 Danubry Road (Route 7 South). For more information, call Diane at 203-788-3064.

-Spaghetti dinner: Dec. 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.

-Chamber of Commerce Business Scene: Dec. 17, 5:30-7:30 p.m. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road.


-Senior Center events: 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 events: Dec. 10: winter tart workshop for teens, 6:30-8:30 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. Senior center, old town hall, Sherman Center. For more information, call 860-354-2414.


-Institute for American Indian Studies events: Dec. 6: "An Overview of Connecticut African Diaspora Archaeology" lecture, 3 p.m. Dec. 13: artificat identification, 1-4 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.


Greater New Milford

-"Only the Rich Can Save Us" -- part one of Ralph Nader visit to Gunn Memorial Library in Washington: Dec. 5, 2-3 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.