Arts

Kent

2011 Member Show II: Receiving: June 11, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Awards: June 18, 2-4 p.m. Show: June 12-July 17. June 18: awards reception, 2-4 p.m. Kent Art Association, Main Street. Hours: Fridays-Sundays, 1-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-3989 or go to www.kentart.org.

"Lunch in the Garden" -- art by Ron Jones: Runs through June 30. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

New Milford

Photography of Ukraine nuclear power plant by Christina Falise: Runs through June 26. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

"From life with a twist": Opening reception, June 11, 3-5 p.m. Runs through July 17, ending with talk. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. Hours: Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, noon-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-355-0300.

Roxbury

"Barns and Gardens" -- art by Bettina Skor: Runs through July 2. Library, 23 South St. Hours: Mondays, noon-7 p.m., Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursdays, noon-5 p.m., Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

Washington

Photographs by Ginelle van Tartwijk of Washington: Runs through June 6. Marty's Cafe, 4 Green Hill Road. Hours: Mondays-Fridays 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Oil paintings by Ann Harriet Carew of Roxbury: June 6-July 5. Marty's Cafe, 4 Green Hill Road. Hours: Mondays-Fridays 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Looking at Animals": Runs through June 12. Washington Art Association, Bryan Memorial Plaza, 3 Bryan Hall. Hours: Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, noon-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-2878 or go to www.washingtonartassociation.org.

Health

New Milford

Free pediatric influenza vaccine administration courses: June 7, 1-3 p.m. New Milford Visiting Nurse Association, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information and registration, call 860-509-7248 or visit www.ct.train.org.

"It's Your Life... Live Well" health series: Wednesdays through June 29, 1 p.m. Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-6075.

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. $5/bargain show before noon. $5/all-day Tuesday. $2 extra per 3D movie.

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 Merryall Center for the Arts: June 4: Berkshire Big Band, 8 p.m. June 5: children's program with Mister G. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. June 4: free. June 5: $5/person. $25 family maximum.

SJ Barrington's events: June 3: Scott Chamberland Project (classic rock and blues music), 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. June 10: Last Man Standing Band, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Karaoke: Saturday, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. SJ Barrington's, 48 Kent Road. For more information, call 860-355-9222.

New PRESTON

Kent Singers concert: June 12, 3 p.m. Stone Church, New Preston Hill Road. $10/adult. $8/senior and student. Free/child under 13.

Washington

Concert with Nobody's Business: June 5, 4 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. $15/adult. $5/child.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Tag sale: June 11, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Senior center, Hut Hill Road.

Kent

"The New Soldiers: The American Military in the 21st Century" series with General William Edward "Kip" Ward: June 5, 2 p.m. Presented by library at town hall, Kent Green. For more information and registration, call 860-927-3761.

Kent Memorial Library events: June 9: Informal Club, 2 p.m. at Backcountry Outfitters on Bridge Street. June 11: program with author/illustrator Nan Rossiter, 3-5 p.m. Balloon workshop for kids 10 and older, 1-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information or registration, call 860-927-3761.

Fireman's Ball: June 11, 6 p.m. Kent Volunteer Fire Department, 28 Maple St. $25 in advance. $35 at the door. For more information or an invitation, call 860-927-3080 or email kvfdball@kentfire.org.

MARBLE DALE/New preston

"Testimony Musicale! A Magical Evening of Jazz & Spirituality" event: June 10, 7 p.m. Hosted by the Oratory of the Little Way at St. Andrew's Church, corner of Route 202 and Wheaton Road. For more informatio, call 860-354-8294.

New Milford

Hunt Hill Farm exploration: June 4, 9:30 a.m. Rain date, June 5. Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. For more information and registration, call 860-355-0300.

Lemonade and cookie sales to benefit American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund to help Missouri residents: June 4, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 15 Glenbrook Drive.

Mountain Laurel Quilters Guild Festival: June 4, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 5, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sarah Noble Intermediate School, 26 Sunny Valley Road. For more information, visit www.mountainlaurelquiltersct.com.

"Sunset Social" benefit for NMVNA Hospice's Camp Jonathan: June 4, 6 p.m. In Roxbury. $30. For more information and reservations, call 860-354-2216 or visit www.newmilfordvna.org.

Hawaiian night dinner-dance: June 4. Dinner, 6:30 p.m. Dancing, 7-11 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road. $30/member. $40/guest. For more information, call 860-354-7593.

FineLine Spring DanceFest: June 4, 7 p.m. June 5 at 2 and 6 p.m. Canterbury School, 101 Aspetuck Ave. $15/adult. $10/student. For more information and reservations, call 203-746-3489 or 860-210-1444.

AARP meeting: General meeting-lunch for installation of officers: June 8, noon. Rocco's Restaurant, 800 Federal Road (Route 7), Brookfield. Must have signed up in advance. For more information, call Terri at 860-355-8999.

Talent show: Tryouts, June 8-9. Show, June 10, 7-10 p.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and registration, call 860-354-0047 or email maxx@youthagency.org.

Education Center open houses: June 9, 16, 9:30-11 a.m. Education Center at New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road. For more information, call 860-354-2941 or email educationcenter@newmilfordumc.org.

Cancer survivor celebration: June 9, 4-6 p.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and registration, call 800-3550-1895 or visit www.newmilfordhospital.org.

Library events: June 9: Young Adult Council meeting, 6-9 p.m. June 14: chess tournament, 4-6 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information or registration, call 860-355-1191.

Classic antique car show: June 10, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Rain date, June 11. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. $5/exhibitor. For more information, call 860-354-5303.

Spaghetti dinner: June 11, 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.

"Star Nurseries" program: June 11, 8-10 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory behind New Milford High School, 388 Danbury Road (Route 7). For more information, visit www.mccarthyobservatory.org.

Pre-Summer Sizzler dance: June 11, 8 p.m.-midnight. VFW Hall, 11 Avery Road. $10/person. For more information, call 845-832-9911 or 860-355-1904.

En plein air watercolor demonstration with Diane Dubreuil: June 12, 2 p.m. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. For more information and registration, call 860-355-0300 or viist www.hunthillfarmtrust.org.

Strawberry Festival, with music by Red Dirt Band of New Milford: June 12, 1-4 p.m. Adjacent to the New Fairfield Senior Center, 33 Route 37. For more information, call 203-746-5569 or go to www.preservenewfairfield.org.

Community Culinary School of Northwest Connecticut board of directors meeting: June 13, 4:30 p.m. Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St.

Veteran's benefit support seminar: June 14, 10:30 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-6075 by June 10.

Lobster sale: Orders ongoing. Sale, June 18, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by Lions Club at Southworth's, Route 7. For more information or to place an order, call 860-355-5435.

Roxbury

Rummage and bake sale: June 4, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St.

"What Everyone Needs to Know about Wills, Trusts, Living Wills and Power of Attorney": June 5, 2 p.m. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

Stream walk training: June 11, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Town hall, Route 67. For more information, call 800-TEAM-HVA.

Sherman

Jewish Community Center events: June 4: "From Dating to Death and the Hereafter" play reading, 8 p.m. Other offerings, including yoga, are offered. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. For more information, fees and reservations, call 860-355-8050.

Financial education classes: June 7, 14, 27, July 5, 12, 6-7 p.m. New Fairfield Senior Center, 33 Route 37. For more information, call 203-312-5669 or 860-354-2414 or visit www.ctmoney.org.

"Huntington's Disease...A Family Story" benefit dinner: June 11, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Hosted by Maher family of Sherman at Bantam Fire Department, 92 Doyle Road, Bantam. $30/adult. $1-/child under 10. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-3382.

Sherman Chamber Ensemble summer songwriting and musical theater camp: Registration runs through June 13. Camp: June 27-July 1. Pawling Middle School, 80 Wagner Road, Pawling, N.Y. $100. For more information, call 860-355-593, email info@shermanchamberensemble.org or visit www.shermanchamberensemble.org.

Washington

Soapstone workshop: June 4, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $60/person. $50/IAIS member. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, call 860-868-0518.

"Connecticut in the American Civil War: Slavery, Sacrifice & Survival" book discussion with Dr. Matthew Warshauer: June 9, 6:30 p.m. Gunn Memorial Museum, 5 Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756 or visit www.gunnlibrary.org.

Hickory Stick booksigning: June 11: with illustrator Barry Blitt, who will sign copies of "The Adventures of Mark Twain by Huckleberry Finn," 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-0525.

After School Art Program (ASAP) workshops: Registration for a variety of classes ongoing. At various locations in Region 12 school district. For more information and registration, call 860-868-0740 or visit www.afterschoolartsprogram.org.