Kent Art Association juried president's show: Receiving: July 22, 1-4 p.m., July 23, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Show: July 24-Sept. 5. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

"The Four Seasons of the Field" -- art by George Wittman: Opening reception, July 30, 4-7 p.m. Runs through Sept. 5. Scott & Bowne, Fine Art & Furnishings, 27 North Main St. #1. Hours: Wednesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information call, 860-592-0207 or visit

"Colors and Contours" -- paintings and prints by John Thompson and sculpture by Joe Wheaton: Runs through July 31. Behnke Doherty Gallery, 6 Green Hill. Hours: Fridays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, noon-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-1655 or email info@behnkedohertygallerycom.

New Milford

Paintings by Mary Gates of New Milford: Runs through Aug. 6. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.


Artwork by John and Florence Maloney: Runs through July 31. Senior center, 7 South St. Hours: Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information, call 860-210-0056.


"Azul" -- artwork by Vanessa Mejia: Runs through Aug. 31. Hopkins Vineyard hayloft wine bar, 25 Hopkins Road. For more information, call 860-868-7954 or email


Artwork by Melanio Gonzalez: Runs through July. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, call 860-868-0518 or visit


New Milford

Skin cancer screening: July 30, 9 a.m.-noon. Hospital, 21 Elm St. For more information, call 860-355-2611.


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.

-Captain America: PG-13. Daily 1:45, 4:15, 7 p.m.

-Captain America in 3D: PG-13. Daily 11:10 a.m., 9:30 p.m.

-Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows Part 2: PG-13. Daily 1:30, 4:05, 6:45 p.m.

-Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows Part 2 in 3D: PG-13. Daily 11 a.m., 9:20 p.m.

-Zookeeper: PG. Friday, Sunday-Thursday 1:20, 4, 7:10, 9:10 p.m. Saturday 1:20, 4, 7:10, 9:30 p.m.

-Horrible Bosses: R. Daily 11:45 a.m., 1:40, 4:30, 7:35, 9:35 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.



Steve Katz performance: July 30, 8 p.m. Alison Palmer Studio, 48 Stone Fences Lane. $55. For more information and reservations, call 860-927-4680 or email

New Milford

SJ Barrington's events: July 22: After Hours 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.

Music with The Music of Hummingbird and Friends: July 23, 7:30 p.m. Litchfield Hills Film Festival headquarters, 77 Railroad St. $6. For more information, visit

Music by the Danbury Brass Band: July 23, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, 8 Chapel Hill Road. $20/adult. $10/student. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-7264.

Evening of dance, "In Motion," with Rebecca Anderson Darling and Company: July 30, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, 8 Chapel Hill Road. $20/adult. $10/student. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-7264.


"Summer Songs" with Washington Summer Chorus: July 23, 7 p.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road. Donations accepted for United Way Back to School Clothes for Kids campaign.

New Baroque Soloists concert series: July 28, Aug. 4 and 11, 5 p.m. First Congregational Church meetinghouse on the Green. For more information, call 860-868-0569 or go to

Special Events


Beatrix-Farrand Garden: July 24, noon-4 p.m. Three Rivers Farm, 694 Skyline Ridge Road. $5/person. For more information, call 860-350-8226 or go to

Captain Burnham Day: July 30, 3-5 p.m. Ceremony at Burnham Library, Main Street, 3 p.m. followed by games and other activities on nearby Green.


Fireman's Muster -- firefighter's games: July 31, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Fireman's Field, Route 7 North. $5/adult. Free/child age 12 and under.

"Wisdom Then and Now" series: Aug. 8 and 22, 10 a.m.-noon. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. $15. For more information and registration, call 860-354-8294.


Screening of "Who Killed the Electric Car?": July 28, 7:30 p.m. Kent School's Dickinson Science Building Auditorium, Route 341. For more information, visit

Kent Sidewalk Festival: July 28-31. Variety of events offered each day in and around downtown Kent, and at local businesses.

New Milford

Maxx events: July 22: Actings Booking event. July 29: Village Fair Days coffee house night, 6-11 p.m. Saturdays: open front room, 6-11 p.m. July 21, 29: snaxx at the maxx, 2-5 p.m. The Maxx, 94 Railroad St.

Screenwriting coffee club: July 24, 11 a.m. Litchfield Hills Film Festival headquarters, 77 Railroad St. $5. For more information, visit

Car wash/bake sale to benefit Newtown Samba U13 team: July 24, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Performance Plus Detailing, 588 Danbury Road.

Cross-Cultural Journeys, a culinary and art camp: July 25-29, noon-3 p.m. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, 44 Upland Road. For children ages 9-12. For more information or reservations, call 860-355-0300 or visit

Fibromyalgia support group: July 26, 6:30 p.m. New Milford Health and Injury Center, 5 Old Town Park.

Screening of "The Lincoln Lawyer": July 27, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information or registration, call 860-355-1191.

AARP special executive board meeting: July 28, 1 p.m. Senior center, 40 Main St.

Village Fair Days: July 29-30, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Village Green.

New Milford High School Class of 1976 35th reunion: Reservation ongoing. July 29: get-together event, 7:30 p.m. 1st and 10 Sports Bar & Grill, 507 Danbury Road. July 30: family picnic, 1 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, Lanesville Road. $12. For more information and RSVP to either event, contact Mike Toussaint at 860-354-9466 or

Apostolic prayer gathering: July 29. Meets second and fourth Friday of each month, 6-9 p.m. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email

Camp Jonathan bereavement camp for kids 6-12: Registration, ongoing. Camp, Aug. 8-12. Hosted by Hospice at St. John's Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue. For more information, call Mary Peitler at 860-354-2216.

Summer classes: Variety of classes run through Aug. 4. Studio D, 27 Main St. For more information and registration, call 860-350-2900, email or visit

Bingo: Knights of Columbus bingo, Mondays, 6:45 p.m. VFW bingo, Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. VFW Hall, Avery Road.


Screening of "L'Chaim --To Life!": July 23, 7:30 p.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information, call 860-355-8050.

Flea market: July 23, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Holy Trinity Church, 37/39. For more information, call 860-350-4140.


Institute for American Indian Studies events: Basket workshop: July 23, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Village interpreter program, Saturdays-Sundays, July-August, noon-4 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information or reservations, call 860-868-0518.

Gunn Memorial Library annual meeting: July 28, 5 p.m. Library, 5 Wykeham Road.

"Tea for Two Hundred" garden party: July 30, 4-7 p.m. Washington Depot garden of Gael Hammer and Gary Goodwin. Proceeds benefit NMVNA and AIDS Ministry of Danbury. $50. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Book signing: July 30, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road. With Ralph White, author of "Litchfield."

Area towns

CarFit Safety Program for seniors: July 23, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Union Square Plaza, 385 Main St. South, Southbury. For more information and registration, call 877-262-1671.

Connecticut Wine Festival: July 30, noon-7 p.m. Goshen Fairgrounds, Route 63. $20/person in advance. $25/person at the door. $10/person under 21. For more information or to purchase tickets, go to



"The Supporting Cast": Fridays-Saturdays through July 30, 8 p.m. The Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $20/person. For more information or reservations, call 860-354-3622 or visit


Musicals at Richter's Fairy Tale Theater programs for kids: July 30: "Snow White." 11 a.m. Grounds open at 10:30 a.m. Wooster School, 91 Miry Brook Road, Danbury. $5. Bring blankets or chairs. For more information, visit

"Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat": Fridays-Saturdays at 8 p.m. through July 23. Brookfield Theatre for the Arts, Route 25, Brookfield. $20/adult. $15/student with valid id. For more information and tickets, call 203-775-0023.