Arts

Kent

äExhibit of art by Jonathan Perlowsky: Opening reception, July 25, 5-7 p.m. Runs through Aug. 23. Morrison Gallery, Kent Village Barns.

Roxbury

äArt by Nancy Lasar and Inga-Britta Mills: Opening reception, July 25, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Sept. 9. Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St.

Sherman

äArtwork by Edmund Smith: Opening reception, July 19, 1-4 p.m. Runs through Aug. 22. White Silo Farm & Winery, 32 Route 37 East.

Washington

ä"Inner Voices": Opening reception, July 18, noon-2 p.m. Runs trough Aug. 29. Gunn Memorial Library, Wykeham Road.

Health

New Milford

äSkin cancer screening: July 25, 9 a.m.-noon by appointment. Hospital, 21 Elm St. For more information and sign up, call (800) 350-1595.

Movies

äBank Street Theater: 48 Bank St., New Milford. (860) 354-2122. $9.50/adult. $7.50/student. $7.50/senior or child. $7.50/matinee before 4:30 p.m. $5/movie on Tuesdays.

Harry Potter: PG. Friday, Sunday-Thursday 10:30 a.m., 12:30, 3:30, 6:30, 9:30 p.m. Saturday 10:30 a.m., noon, 3, 6:30, 9:30 p.m.

Bruno: R. Friday-Thursday 1:45, 3:45, 5:45, 7:45, 9:45 p.m.

Ice AGE in 3D: PG. Friday, Sunday-Thursday 11 a.m., 1, 3:15, 6:45, 9 p.m. Saturday 1, 3:15, 6, 9:55 p.m.

äBantam Cinema: Route 209, Bantam. Call (860) 567-0006 or (860) 567-1600, or visit www.bantamcinema.com.

äAMC: 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

Kent

äFree "Jazz Around Kent" prelude concerts to Litchfield Jazz Festival: July 20-21, 23, 27-29: Mattison auditorium, Kent School, Route 341, 7:15 p.m. July 22, 29: Fife 'n drum, Route 7, 9 p.m. July 23: Doc's Trattoria, Route 341, 9 p.m. July 25: Library, Main Street. July 18: farmers' market, Kent Green.

New Milford

äMusic at S.J. Barrington's: July 17: Shadow Creek, 8:10 p.m.-12:30 a.m. July 27-28: Seacrets, 9 p.m. S.J. Barrington's, 48 Kent Road (Route 7 North).

äMusic by the Shufflers: July 25, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $20. For more information, call (860) 354-7264.

Roxbury

äAlbert Rivera Quintet concert: July 18, 6 p.m. Hurlburt Park, Apple Lane. Free.

Washington

äMusic at G.W. Tavern: July 17: Greg Martin, 10 p.m. July 18: Shrdlu Trio, 10:30 p.m. July 19: JC Trio, noon-3 p.m. July 23: Chris Casey and Donn Doucette, 7 p.m. July 25: Bus Drivers, 10 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, with various times. G.W. Tavern, Bee Brook Road. For more information, call (860) 868-6633.

Special Events

Kent

äKent Memorial Library events: July 17: Screening of "Stuart Little," 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 5: library camp for kids. Library, Main Street. For more information, call (860) 927-3761.

New Milford

ä"One Book, One Lake" series offerings: July 18: guided hike, Pratt Nature Center, Papermill Road, 2 p.m. July 21: campfire songs and s'mores, library, 6 p.m. July 26: food demo and tasting at The Silo, Upland Road. For more information, visit www.onebookonelake.org.

äFree youth summer programs: July 17 and 24: high school girls' hike, 2:30 p.m. July 22: girls' book club, 2 2:30 p.m. Thursdays: breakfast, 10 a.m.-noon. For more information, call the Youth Agency at (860) 354-0047.

äFree bulky waste drop-off: July 18, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Patriot's Way, near railroad station. For New Milford residents only.

äRoast beef dinner: July 18, 4:30-7 p.m. Good Shepherd Lodge, 25 Danbury Road (Route 7). $10/adult. $8/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.

äMerryall Chapel service: July 19, 4 p.m. Merryall Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

äTag sale: Preview, July 23, 6-8 p.m. Sale, July 24-25, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Historical society, 6 Aspetuck Ave.

äBook reading with Nan Parson Rossiter: July 23, 7 p.m. Sullivan Farm, Route 202.

äVillage Fair Days: July 24-25, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Village Green.

äTag sale: July 24-25, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. First Congregational Church, Main Street.

äNMHS Class of 1989 reunion: July 25-26 at locations in Danbury and Bridgewater. For more information, call (203) 770-2327.

äArtist talk with Hy Charniak and Anita Balkun: July 26, 3 p.m. Hayloft Gallery at The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road.

äThanksgiving in July car cruise: July 26, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The First National Bank of Litchfield, 100 Park Lane (Route 202).

äFarmers' market: Saturdays Oct. 31, 9 a.m.-noon. Village Green.

Roxbury

äBenefit for Abraham & Chava Greenstein Camp Gan Israel: July 19, 4-7 p.m. Private home. With chairman, actor Michael Lombardi. For more information, call (800) 979-CAMP.

äWalking tours of historic Roxbury: July 25, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Meet at senior center, South Street. $25-30. For more information, call (860) 354-6083.

äSenior center events: July 22: luncheon, 12:30 p.m. celebration of center's fifth anniversary. July 23: Program on calcium, time to be announced. Tuesdays: Soup's On, noon-1 p.m. Flex Appeal, 10:15 a.m. Balance class, 2 p.m. Wednesdays: Piano lessons, morning. Senior center, South Street. For sign up, call (860) 210-0056.

Sherman

ä"One Book, One Lake" series offerings: July 17: discussion of "A Walk in the Woods," library, Sherman Center, 7:30 p.m. July 21: birds of prey program, Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South, 3 p.m. July 23: potluck picnic and talk about farms under Candlewood Lake, Holiday Point Beach. For more information and registration, visit www.onebookonelake.org.

äDiscussion of "The Painted Kiss": July 17, 7:30 p.m. Library, Sherman Center.

äCountry Fair: July 18, 10 a.m-3 p.m. Sherman Congregational Church, Church Road.

äBubblemania: July 21, 10:30 a.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and fees, call (860) 355-8050.

äCar, motorcycle show: July 26, 1-6 p.m. Volunteer Park, Route 39. Show cars welcome at 1 p.m., $10. Spectators welcome at 2 p.m., $5/car.

Washington

äGunn Memorial Library events: July 21: "Dance & Move," 6:30 p.m. July 23: Annual meeting, 5 p.m. Library, 5 Wykeham Road. For more information, call (860) 868-7756.

äInstitute for American Indian Studies events: July 18: "Locally Grown History: American Indians and the Revolutionary War," 1 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, through Aug. 30: Village Interpreter Program, noon-4 p.m. June 28: wild edibles walk, 12:30-3:30 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information and fees, call (860) 868-0518.

Area towns

äGarden Party: July 18, 3:30-6:30 p.m. 10 Litchfield Road, Harwinton. Benefits VNA Northwest. For more information and tickets, call (860) 567-6000.

Theater

New Milford

ä"Doubt": Friday and Saturday nights through Aug. 1, 8 p.m. July 26, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Avenue. $20. For more information, call (860) 350-6863.

Sherman

ä"Salome": Friday and Saturday nights at 8 p.m. July 24-Aug. 15 Aug. 2, 2 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, intersection of Routes 37/39. $20. Free preview for seniors, July 23. Pay-what-you-can-night, July 30, 8 p.m. For more information, call (860) 354-3622 or visit www.theshermanplayhouse.org.

Area towns

äAuditions for "Much Ado About Nothing": July 27, 7-9:30 p.m. Callbacks, July 28, 7-9:30 p.m. Brookfield Theatre for the Arts, Route 25, Brookfield. For more information, call (203) 775-0023.