Arts

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Art by Laura Janisch of Newtown: Nov. 1-21 Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1069.

GAYLORDSVILLE

"Leaf Study" -- exhibit of works by Joyce Novotny: Opening reception, Oct. 29, 3-5 p.m. Peter Lawrence Furniture & Art Gallery, 703 Kent Road (Route 7 North).

Kent

Art by Roman Kriheli: Oct, 29-Nov. 29. Seti Gallery, 5 Kent Green Boulevard. Hours: Thursdays-Mondays, noon-6 p.m. Sundays, noon-4 p.m. For more information or reservations, call 860-927-7170.

Sloane autographed his books: Runs through Oct. 31. Sloane-Stanley Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). Hours: Fridays-Sundays 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $8/adult. $6/senior. $5/child 6-17. For more information, call 860-927-3849.

New Milford

"Interiors & Exteriors: from the Past to the Present"-- art by Faith Stewart-Gordon of Bridgewater: Runs through Nov. 6 when show ends with an artist's talk at 2 p.m. The Silo, Upland Road. For more information, call 860-355-0300 or visit www.hunthillfarmtrust.org.

Roxbury

Drawings by Philip Grausman and sculpture by Florence Seurig: Runs through Nov. 14. 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

Art by Robert Cronin: Runs through Oct. 29. Library, 5 Wykeham Road.

"Letters from the Battlefield: Stories of Washington's Civil War Soldiers": Runs through Oct. 30. Gunn Memorial Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.

Health

GAYLORDSVILLE

Last two parts of "The Prophets Call" study series: Nov. 7 and Nov. 21, 10 a.m.-noon. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. $20. For more information, call 860-354-8294.

Kent

Flu clinic for people 6 months and older: Nov. 5, 10 a.m.-noon. Town hall, Kent Green. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Warren

Flu and pneumonia vaccine clinic: Nov. 2, 11:30 a,m.-12:30 p.m. Administered by VNA Northwest at The Academy, Sackett Hill Road. Some insurances accepted. $35/flu shot without insurance. $45/pneumonia shot without insurance.

Area towns

Walk-in flu and pneumonia clinics: Mondays-Fridays, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. VNA Northwest, 607 Bantam Road, Unit F, Bantam. Open to adults 18 and older. Medicare and some private insurance, including Aetna, Anthem or ConnectiCare, accepted. $35/flu shot without insurance. $45/pneumonia shot without insurance. For more information, call 860-567-6000.

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.

-Puss in Boots: PG. Friday-Sunday 3, 4:55, 6:50 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:15 p.m.

-Puss in Boots in 3D: PG. Friday-1, 8:55 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m., 1, 8:55 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m., 1 p.m. Monday-Thursday 6:45 p.m.

-In Time: PG-13. Friday 1:30, 4, 7, 9:20 p.m. Saturday 11:10 a.m., 1:30, 4, 7, 9:20 p.m. Sunday 11:10 a.m., 1:30, 4, 7 p.m. Monday-Thursdays 4:25, 7 p.m.

-The Three Musketeers: PG-13. Friday 4:10, 6:50, 9 p.m. Saturday 1:10, 4:10, 6:50, 9 p.m. Sunday 1:10, 4:10, 6:50 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:40, 6:50 p.m.

-Footloose: PG-13. Friday 1:40, 4:30, 7:10, 9:30 p.m. Saturday 11:20 a.m., 1:40, 4:30, 7:10, 9:30 p.m. Sunday 11:20 a.m., 1:40, 4:30, 7:10 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:30, 7:10 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.

Music/Dance

KENT

"Music in the Nave": Oct. 29: music by Lynn Henderson and her trio, 7:30 p.m. $20. Nov. 6: All Saints' Day choral evensong, 5 p.m. Free.St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3486.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

Concert to celebrate 125th anniversary of New Preston Congregational Church organ: Oct. 30. Program by Barbara Owen, 3 p.m. Concert with Jason Roberts, 4 p.m. Reception with artists to follow concert. $10/adult and $20/family for the concert. $25/person for reception. For more information and reservations, call 860-868-7854.

New Milford

SJ Barrington's events: Oct. 28: Shadow Creek, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Nov. 4: After Hours, 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.

Washington

Music at G.W. Tavern: Nov. 3: Doug Mahard, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 5, Joe West & The Creative Force, 10 p.m. Nov. 12: Shrdlu Trio, 10 p.m. Nov. 19: Eran Troy Danner, 10 p.m. Nov. 26: Dan Stevens, 10 p.m. G.W. Tavern, Bee Brook Road. For more information, call 860-868-6633.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Voter registration sessions: Nov. 1: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 7: for people who turned 18 or became citizens or residents since Nov. 1, 9 a.m.-noon. Town hall, Route 133.

Gaylordsville

Oratory of the Little Way events: Oct. 29: "Biblical and Contemporary Uses of Essentials Oils" workshop, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. $20. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and registration, call 860-354-8294.

Trick-or-treating: Oct. 31, 5-8 p.m. Gaylordsville Volunteer Fire Department, Route 7. Hosted by ladies auxiliary.

Kent

Library offerings: Oct. 29: Halloween costume party for kids 3 and older, 10:30 a.m. Program with authors Alan Shayne and Norman Sunshine of Washington, 4-6 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

Beer tasting: Oct. 29, 4-7 p.m. At Kent Kitchen Works, 6 Kent Green Boulevard. $30 at door. Benefits Kent Children's Center. For more information, call 860-868-9218 or email kccbeertasting@gmail.com.

"Creating Democracy and Challenging Corporate Rule" with David Cobb of Move to Amend: Oct. 29, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Town hall, Kent Green. For more information, visit www.movetoamend.org.

Book discussion series: Nov. 3, Dec. 1 and 29, 5-6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761 or visit www.kentmemoriallibrary.org.

Connect 'n Kent member meetings: Nov. 3, 8 a.m. Kent Specialty Care Center, 45 Maple St., 8 a.m. For more information, call 860-927-7913.

Night of A Thousand Pies: Nov. 5. Sampling and sale of pies and lunch, noon-2:30 p.m. St. Andrew's Church, Main Street. Dinner at various venues, 7:30 p.m. $12 or $16/lunch. $5/slice of pie and beverage. $75/person for dinner. For more information and dinner reservations, call 860-927-3684 or email vbushsuttman@aol.com.

Kitchen Tour: Nov. 5, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Hosted by Housatonic Musical Theatre Society throughout Northwest Hills. $35 in advance. $40 the day of event. For more information, visit www.hmts.org.

Republican Town Committee pre-election breakfast: Nov. 6, 8-10 a.m. At Fife 'n Drum, Route 7. $25/person. $40/couple. For more information and tickets, call 860-927-3376 or 860-927-3318.

Kent Historical Society annual meeting/program with author Brent Colley: Nov. 6, 2:30 p.m. Hosted by historical society at town hall, Kent Green. With author of "My Brother Sam Is Dead." Discussion of Revolutionary War.

New Milford

Maxx events: Oct. 28: Zombies & Vampires Halloween Fest for students 14-20, 5:30 p.m. Mondays: Snaxx at the Maxx, 2-5 p.m. Saturdays: front room open, 6-11 p.m. The Maxx, 94 Railroad St.

Apostolic prayer gathering: Oct. 28, 6 p.m. 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 pbcilla@sbcglobal.net.

Breakfast with Frankenstein: Oct. 29, 9-11 a.m. VFW, Avery Road. $5/person 3 and older. Free/child 2 and under.

Halloween Spooktacular cooking class for kids: Oct. 29, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The Silo, Upland Road. $50. For more information, call 860-355-0300.

"Slight Spooky Campfire Stories" for all ages: Oct. 29, 7 p.m. Pratt Nature Center, Papermill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3137 or visit www.prattcenter.org.

Harvest party: Oct. 29, 6-9 p.m. Northville Baptist Church, 9 Little Bear Hill Road. Includes games, costume parade and more. For more information and reservations, call 860-350-8397.

Halloween party for children and teens with special needs: Oct. 30, 1-3:30 p.m. The Maxx, 94 Railroad St. For more information and registration, call the Youth Agency at 860-354-0047 or email Stacey@youthagency.org.

A program about the supernatural with the northwest Connecticut Paranormal Society: Oct. 30, 4-6 p.m. The Silo, Upland Road. With John Zontok and Bob Mills. For ages 12 and older. $10 in advance. $15 at door. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-0300.

"Trunk or Treat" Halloween event: Oct. 31, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Village Green. Interested people can register their vehicles and decorate it, then hand out candy to children. Must pre-register by calling Parks & Recreation at 860-355-6050.

Luminary event kick off: Oct. 31, 5:30-7:30 p.m. First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. Kits available to buy. Luminaries to be lighted Dec. 22, 5-8 p.m. For more information, visit www.nmchurch.org.

Harris Hill Farm fall offerings: Saturdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Harris Hill Farm, 99 Ridge Road. For more information, visit www.harrishillfarm.com.

Library offerings: Nov. 2: screening of documentary and food sampling with Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 9: Young Adult Council, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information or registration, call 860-355-1191.

Meet the candidates: Nov. 2, 6:30-8 p.m. Hosted by Democratic Town Committee at railroad station, Railroad Street.

BNI: On Track Chapter meeting: Nov. 3, 7 a.m. Railroad Station, 11 Railroad St. With Ed Sawyer of Sawyer Plumbing LLC. For more information, call 860-354-4464.

AARP meetings: Nov. 3: executive board, 1 p.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. Nov. 9: general meeting featuring harvest potluck. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road (Route 7 North). Bring main dish, dessert or salad to share. Sign up by calling 860-354-3048 or 860-354-6489.

Bunco: Nov. 3. Dinner, 6 p.m. Bunco, 7 p.m. Hosted by Woman's Club at The Maxx, 94 Railroad St. $25 includes dinner.

Harvest dinner to support Economic Development Corporation: Nov. 3, 6-9 p.m. At River Oaks, 2 Evans Hill Road, Sherman. $75/person. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-6081 or email nmedcorp@gmail.com by Oct. 29.

MOMS Club open house: Nov. 4, 10 a.m. -2 p.m. Parish house of First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. For moms who chose to stay at home. For more information and to RSVP, call 860-248-5070 or email nmctmomsclub@yahoo.com.

Pasta dinner: Nov. 4, 5-8 p.m. Hosted by Boy Scout Troop 66, Odd Fellows, 25 Danbury Road. $7/adult. $5/student. $20/family with maximum of six people. Free/child under 2. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-3679.

Wine tasting benefit: Nov. 4, 6-9 p.m. Hosted by New Milford Spirit Shoppe at Candlewood Valley Country Club, 411 Danbury Road (Route 7). $25. Benefits Community Culinary School of Northwestern Connecticut. For more information, call 860-354-7712 or visit the Spirit Shoppe, 16 Prospect Hill.

Non-perishable food drive: Nov. 5, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Hosted by Woman's Club outside Stop & Shop, Route 7 South.

"Island flair" theme dinner to support Nicholas Payne 2012 Campaign for State Representative: Nov. 6, 5 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue. $10/adult. $5/child. $30 family maximum. For more information and tickets, also available at the door, call 860-417-3978 or visit www.green67.org.

Pre-delivery of Christmas presents by Santa and Water Witch Hose Co. No. 2: Registration runs through Nov. 11. Delivery, Dec. 10-11. For more information and registration, visit www.wwhc2.com.

Roxbury

Haunted hayrides: Runs through Oct. 29, 7-10 p.m. Kailey's Burger Station. $7.50/person.

Sherman

"Centering Prayer and Discernment of the Spirit" retreat with Father Carl Arico: Oct. 29, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Holy Trinity, 15 Route 37 Center. For more information and reservations, call 860-354-1414.

Jewish Community Center events: Oct. 29: screening of "Walking with Bashir, 8 p.m. $8. Oct. 30: "A Rabbi in the Marines: A Tale of Laughter & Tears" oral memoir with New Milford resident Rabbi Harvey Tattelbum, 10 a.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-8050.

WARREN

Empty Bowl Dinner: Nov. 5, 4:30-7 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, Sackett Hill Road. $10/adult. $5/child.

Washington

Volunteer recognition: Oct. 28, 5 p.m. Hosted by Rotary Club at town hall, Bryan Memorial Plaza.

Library events: Oct. 29: Halloween costume party and parade for kids, 1 p.m. Nov. 3: program with Alan Shayne and Norman Sunshine, authors of "Double Life: A Love Story from Broadway to Hollywood," 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and to sign up, call 860-868-2310 for children's or family programs and 860-868-7586 for all other programs.

Washington Green Cemetery Tour --Civil War themed: Oct. 28, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Meet at Gunn Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756 or visit www.gunnlibrary.org.

Wine tasting: Oct. 29, 5:30-8 p.m. Hosted by Knights of Columbus at town hall, Bryan Memorial Plaza. $30 in advance. $35 at door. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-6140.

"A Jezebel Among Us" first-person, living history program: Oct. 30, 11:30 a.m. Gunn Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756 or visit www.gunnlibrary.org.

Kids' Halloween party: Oct. 31, 5:30-7 p.m. Hosted by Lions Club at Washington Primary School, School Street. For kids pre-kindergarten through fifth grade. Wear sneakers or soft-soled shoes.

Voter registration sessions: Nov. 1: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 7: for people who turned 18 or became citizens or residents since Nov. 1, 9 a.m.-noon. Town hall, Bryan Hall Plaza.

New Beginnings open house/dance: Nov. 4, 7-10 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. Bring appetizer, dessert or beverage to share. For more information, call 860-868-0569.

Book signings: Nov. 5: with Julie Klam,, author of "Love at First Bark," 2 p.m. With Thomas Messel, author of "Oliver Messel in the Theatre of Design," 4 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road.

Potluck dinner to benefit Bert McFarland: Nov. 5, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Town hall, Bryan Memorial Plaza. $10/person, plus a dish of food to share. $25/family, plus a dish of food to share. For more information, call Lynn at 860-868-7351.

Washington Montessori School open houses: Nov. 5 and Nov. 8, 9-11 a.m. Washington Montessori School, 241 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). For more information, call 860-868-0551.

Area towns

Hunter Pace fundraiser: Nov. 6. Hosted by Woodbury FFA and parent Support Group at March Farms, Bethlehem. $65/adult ride. $55/junior rider. For more information, visit www.woodburyffa.org.

Western Connecticut Health Network ball: Nov. 12, 6:30 p.m. Amber Room Colonnade, Stacey Road, Danbury. $250/person. For more information, call 860-350-7345.