"Bare Essentials: The Nude Figure": Opening reception, Aug. 13, 4-7 p.m. Runs through Sept. 18. 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.
Paintings by Mary Gates of New Milford: Runs through Aug. 6. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
"Im'Print": Runs through Aug. 28 when show ends with an artist's talk at 2 p.m. The Silo, Upland Road.
Art exhibit with works by Marcia Korotkin, Ellen Lazarus and Justin Perlman: Opening reception, Aug. 13, 2-4 p. m. Runs through Aug. 28. White Silo Winery and Gallery, 32 Route 37 East. For more information, call 860-355-0271.
"Potential Space Connecticut Artists: Form and Function" exhibit: Runs through Aug. 14. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Hall Plaza. Hours: Tuesday-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-2878.
CPR certification courses: Aug. 9, 5-9 p.m. at firehouse, Bee Brook Road, or Aug. 20, 1-5 p.m. at First Congregational Church on the Green. $30/person. For more information and registration, call 860-868-0569.
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.
-The Change Up: R. Daily 11:10 a.m., 1:20, 4:45, 7:15, 9:35 p.m.
-Smurfs: PG. Daily 4, 6:50, 8:50 p.m.
-Smurfs in 3D: PG. Daily 1:30 p.m.
-Captain America: PG-13. Friday-Tuesday 1:45, 4:15, 7 p.m.
-Captain America in 3D: PG-13. Friday-Tuesday 11:05 a.m., 9:20 p.m.
-The Help: PG-13. Wednesday-Thursday 1, 3:50, 6:45, 9:30 p.m.
-Crazy Stupid Love: PG-13. Daily 11:15 a.m., 1:40, 4:30, 7:05, 9:30 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.
Sherman Chamber Ensemble concert series: Aug. 12 and Sept. 2, 8 p.m. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Main Street. $25/adult. $20/student or senior. For more information, call 860-355-5930 or visit www.shermanchamberensemble.org.
"Roxbury Rocks -- Gently, Quietly" with sextet Heart and soul: Aug. 7, 3 p.m. Library, South Street.
"Lost and Found Cabaret":
Aug. 6. Reception, 7:30 p.m. Show,
8 p. m. Jewish Community Center in Sherman, 9 Route 39 South. $30/member. $35/non-member. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-8050.
Benny Carter Memorial concert with Michelle LeBlanc Quartet:Aug. 13. Hors d'oeuvres, 7 p.m. Show, 8 p.m. Jewish Community Center in Sherman, 9 Route 39 South. $30/member. $35/non-member. For more information, call 860-355-8050.
Sherman Chamber Ensemble concert series: Aug. 13 and Sept. 3, 8 p.m. Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Leach Hollow Road. $25/adult. $20/student or senior. $10/lawn seat. For more information, call 860-355-5930 or visit www.shermanchamberensemble.org.
Notes in the Woods: Aug. 6, 6:30-10 p.m. Warren Woods, 255 Brick School Road. $10/person. $30/family. For more information, call 860-868-2195.
New Baroque Soloists concert: Aug. 11, 5 p.m. First Congregational Church meetinghouse on the Green. For more information, call 860-868-0569 or go to www.firstchurchwashington.org.
"Design Strategies for Great Gardens" with Rich Pomerantz: Aug. 11, 10:30 a.m. Hosted by Roxbury-Bridgewater Garden Club at Bridgewater Senior Center, 40 Hut Hill Road. For more information and reservations, call 860-354-7069.
"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.
Library offerings: Aug. 7: Safestitter training for kids 11 and older, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $15. Aug. 10: celebration for end of summer reading program, 11 a.m. Aug. 13: end of summer story hour, 10:30 a.m. Origami workshop, 10 a.m.-noon. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
Firemen's Fair: Aug. 11, 6-10 p.m. Aug. 12-13, 6-11 p.m. Firemen's Field, Route 7. Major highlights: parade, Aug. 12, 6:45 p.m. and fireworks display, Aug. 13, 9:15 p.m. Aug. 11: $5 per person over 12 includes free admission Aug. 12-13. Aug. 12: $4 per person over 12 includes free admission Aug. 13. Aug. 13: $3.
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Thrift Shop bag sale: Runs through Aug. 6. VNA Northwest Inc. Thrift Shop, 233B Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). $8/bag of clothing, shoes and accessories. Hours: Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Old-time family picnic: Aug. 6, noon-4 p.m. Presented by Community Culinary School of Northwestern Connecticut at Harrybrooke Park, Lanesville Road. $10/adult. $5/child 5-12. For more information and tickets, call 203-512-5791.
Cocktails & Cabaret benefit for TheatreWorks: Aug. 6. Cocktails, 6-7:30 p.m. at private home. Cabaret, 8:30 at TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $75/person. For more information, call 860-946-0019 or email email@example.com.
Edwin Kinkade concerts: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 6: The Kerry Boys. Aug. 13: Atwater-Donnelly. Bandstand on Village Green.
Culinary workshop for teens: Aug. 7, 14, 21, noon-3 p.m. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, 44 Upland Road. $65/per class. For more information, call 860-355-0300 or go to www.hunthillfarmtrust.com.
Vacation Bible school: Aug. 8-11, 5-8 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). For more information and registration, call 860-354-3250.
Screening of "A Brief Vacation": Aug. 8, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information or registration, call 860-355-1191.
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.
Apostolic prayer gathering: Aug. 12 and Aug. 26. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Maxx events: Aug. 12: band music. $10. Saturdays: open front room, 6-11 p.m. Aug. 5: dance for youths entering seventh and eighth grades, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays: Snaxx at the Maxx, 2-5 p.m. Saturdays: front room open, 6-11 p.m. The Maxx, 94 Railroad St.
"Saturn's Mystern Moon, Enceladus": Aug. 13, 8-10 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory behind New Milford High School, Route 7.
Program with Elvis tribute artist Drew Dyal: Aug. 14, 2 p.m. Doors open at 1 p.m . VFW, Avery Road. $10. For more information, call 860-354-7995.
New Milford TRIAD for senior safety kick off: Aug. 15, 9 a.m. Auditorium at New Milford High School, Route 7.
Merryall Chapel service: Aug. 14, 4 p.m. Merryall Chapel, Merryall and Chapel Hill roads. With the Rev. Matt Yukon of Northville Baptist Church.
Christian Singles house tour, hike and picnic: Registration ongoing. Event, Aug. 28. Topsmead State Forest, Litchfield. Meet at Bible Baptist Church, 126 Kent Road (Route 7 North), at 2 p.m. or meet at park at 3 p.m. For more information, call J Roberts at 203-731-7069.
Beef barbecue: Aug. 6, 5:30-7 p.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St. $14/adult. $7/child age 5-11. Free/child under 5. For more information or reservations, call 860-355-1978.
"The Sherman We Know: A Mallory Legacy": Aug. 14, 11:30 a.m. With Gloria Thorne. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information, call 860-355-8050.
Vacation Bible school: Aug. 15-19. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information and registration, visit www.shermanchurch.org and follow the link.
Barbecue: Aug. 5, 4:30-7 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, 4 Sackett Hill Road. $12/person. For more information, call 860-868-7288.
Institute for American Indian Studies events: Aug. 6: Green Corn Festival, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Village interpreter program, Saturdays-Sundays through August, noon-4 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information or reservations, call 860-868-0518.
Tag sale: Aug. 6, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. New Preston Congregational Church, 15 Church St. For more information or to drop off items, call 860-868-7805.
Tag sale to benefit ASAP: Aug. 12, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. At 38 Bee Brook Road.
Summer Food Festival: Aug. 13, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, 78 Green Hill Road.
Summer Harvest Dinner: Aug. 13. Cocktails, 6:30 p.m. Diner, 7:30 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, 78 Green Hill Road. $75. For more information and reservations, call 860-868-2527.
Book signings: Aug. 14, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road. With poets Sally Van Doren, author of "Sex at Noon Taxes," and Joanna Marsden Solfrian, author of "Visible Heavens."
Summer sizzler scrapbooking event: Registration, ongoing. Event: Aug. 12, 4-11 p.m. Danbury Holiday Inn, 80 Newtown Road, Danbury. With local independent Creative Memories consultants Missy Erdtmann and Julie Stuart. For more information and sign up, call 860-350-1491 or 860-355-4638.
"Oliver!": Fridays-Sundays, 8:30 p.m. Grounds open at 7:15 p.m. Musicals at Richter, 100 Aunt Hack Road, Danbury. $23/adult. $18/senior. $15/student and child. For more information and tickets, call 203-748-6873 or email email@example.com.