"Impressions of Nature" -- Art by Angelo Perrone: Jan. 31-Feb. 29. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-6937.


Exhibit of art by Alex Echevarria, Arista Baltronis and Scott Tully: Opening reception, Jan. 28, 3-6 p.m. Runs through March 4. Seti Gallery, 5 Kent Green Boulevard. Hours: Thursdays-Sundays, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. For more information or reservations, call 860-927-7170.

"Naminals" -- art by Sandy VanAmburg: Runs through Feb. 29. Naminals demonstration with the artist, Feb. 4. Kent Memorial Library, Main Street. For more information and registration for the reception, call 860-927-3761.

New Milford

"Relativity" -- art by mother and son, Nancy Mygatt and David Martin: Runs through Feb. 1. Edward J. Duffy Family Art Gallery at Canterbury School, Aspetuck Avenue.

"Six Views" -- photography by high school students from the community: Runs through Feb. 19. Artists' talk, Feb. 19, 2 p.m. The Silo, Upland Road. For more information, call 860-355-0300 or visit


"Wild" -- exhibit and sale of photos by Jacquie Gaess of Roxbury: Runs through Feb. 18. 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.


"Young Talent 2012": Runs through Jan. 28. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Hall Plaza. Hours: Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-2878.

"Native American All Stars: Contemporary American Indian Heroes": Runs through Jan. 31 Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, call 860-868-0518 or visit


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.


New Milford

Live music: Alzheimer's Association benefit: Feb. 4, 1-6 p.m. Fast Eddie's billiard's cafe, 46 Old State Road. For more information, call 860-350-8569.


Holy Java Coffeehouse: Jan. 28. Registration, 6:30 p.m. Coffeehouse, 7 p.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St. For more information and to sign up, call Jeanne at 860-354-7484 or email

Special Events


Oratory of the Little Way events: Jan. 28: "Biblical & Contemporary Uses of Essential Oils," 10 a.m-1 p.m. Snow date, Feb. 4. $20. Third Saturday each month: Saturday soaking prayer, 10 a.m.-noon. Second Saturday each month: healing prayer service, 10 a.m.-noon. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and registration, call 860-354-8294.

Spaghetti supper: Jan. 28, 5-7 p.m. Gaylordsville United Methodist Church, Route 7. $10/adult. Free will offerings accepted. Take out available.


Library offerings: Jan. 28: "Germany at the Crossroads of Western Civilization" with Dr. Joseph Baxer, 3-5 p.m. Feb. 4: Take Your Child to Library Day, with "Naminal" demonstration with Sandy VanAmburg, 1 p.m. Feb. 5: Safe Sitter Training Program for kids 11 and older, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $18. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

Kent Chocolate Fest: Feb. 8, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Snow date, Feb. 9. Kent Center School, Judd Avenue. $5. Tickets available Jan. 28-29 and Feb. 4-5 at Davis IGA, Kent Green, 10 a.m.-noon, and Patco gas station, Route 7, and J.P. Gifford, 12 North Main St., 9-11 a.m. For more information, call Carol Spelbos at 860-927-3497 or email Lee Sohl at

New Milford

Crop workshop fundraiser: Registration runs through Jan. 27. Event, Feb. 11, 10 a.m-5 p.m. At Crowne Plaza, 1284 Strongtown Road, Southbury. For people in cut and paste and/or digital memory making. $35. Benefits NMVNA Hospice. Make checks payable to Marnee Palladino and mail them to Ms. Palladino, 407 Southford Road, Middlebury, CT 06762. For more information, call 203-758-8402.

Apostolic prayer gathering: Jan. 27, 6-9 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

Maxx events: Acoustic coffee house night, Jan. 27, Feb. 24, March 30, April 27, May 25. Mondays: Snaxx at the Maxx, 2-5 p.m. Saturdays: front room open, 6-11 p.m. The Maxx, 94 Railroad St.

Girl Scouts Sweetheart Dance: Feb. 3, 7-9:30 p.m. At New Milford High School, Route 7 South. $12. Tickets available at Lennie's, Elm Street, and Arkettype, 221 Danbury Road (Route 7). For more information, email Sue at or call 860-628-0100.

Karaoke for a Cause: Feb. 4. Qualifying rounds, Feb. 4, 11 and 18, 8 p.m. Semi-finals, Feb. 25. Finals, March. S.J. Barrington's, Route 7 North. $10 entry free.

Relay For Life kickoff breakfast: Feb. 11, 10 a.m.-noon. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and registration, email


Premier Designs Jewelry fundraiser: Jan. 28, 7-9 p.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St. For more information, call Cindy Koslosky at 860-868-1463.


Presentation and book signing with Richard Radune, author of "Sound Rising: Long Island Sound at the Forefront of America's Struggle for Independence": Jan. 28, 1 p.m. Gunn Memorial Museum, Wykeham Road.

Institute for American Indian Studies events: Jan. 28: winter survival walk, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Jan. 29: "Medicine Wheels, Animal Totems and New Year's Manifestations," 1-3 p.m. Feb. 4-5: winter film festival featuring screening of "Black Indians: An American Story," 2 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518 or visit

"Cabin Fever" traditional New England country dance for all ages: Feb. 3, 7 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. With caller Patricia Campbell. $10/adult. $5/child. $25/family. For more information and registration, call 860-868-0569.

Snowflake workshop for kids: Feb. 4, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and to sign up, call 860-868-2310.

Puppetry Festival: Feb. 4: "Cinderalla" with Tanglewood Marionettes, 10:30 a.m. Feb. 11: "Lion's Whiskers" with Catskill Puppet Theater, 10:30 a.m. Feb. 18: "Puppet Potpourri" with Puppet People of New York, 10:30 a.m. Feb. 25: "Sir George and the Dragon" by Pumpernickel Puppets, 10:30 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). $8.

"Rochambeau in Connecticut" and book signing with Jini Jones Vail, author of "Rochambeau: Washington's Ideal Lieutenant, A French General's Role in the American Revolution": Feb. 4, 1 p.m. Snow date, Feb. 11. Gunn Memorial Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.

Coffee hour reading about Washington memories: Feb. 6, 10 a.m. Presented by Gunn Memorial Museum staff at senior center, senior center, Bryan Memorial Plaza.

Pilobolus performances, with ASAP students: Feb. 10-11, 7 p.m. Shepaug Valley High School, South Street. $35/general admission. $25/student. $50/reserved seat. $100/patron seat. For more information and tickets, call 860-868-0740 or visit

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


New Milford

Registration for TheatreWorks Kids program: Ongoing. Program starts Jan. 28. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. For registration, call 860-350-6863.


Auditions for "The Subject Was Roses": Jan. 29-30, 7-9 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. For more information, call Tom Libonate at 203-942-6003.