"Fantasy" -- art by James Napoleon: Runs through Nov. 21. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. Hours: Tuesdays, 1-5 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursdays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For more information, call 860-354-6937.


Artwork by Stephen Epstein: Opening reception, Nov. 17, 4-7 p.m. Runs through Jan. 12. 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.

Art by Sandra Lerner: Runs through Nov. 18. Ober Gallery, 6 North Main St. Hours: Thursdays and Sundays, 1-4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-5030.

"Scapes" -- art by Hiro Ichikawa: Runs through Nov. 18. Scott & Bowne, Fine Art & Furnishings, 27 North Main St. #1. Hours: Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information call, 860-592-0207 or visit

"Exploration of Fibers" -- art by fiber artist Carol R. Eaton: Runs through Dec. 31. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

Art by Hans Hofmann and Alexander Liberman Runs through Nov. 25. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. Hours: Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Sundays, 1-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-4501 or visit

Exhibit about the Civil Conservation Corps: Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7 North). Runs until further notice. Open Thursdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $/adult. $6/senior 60 and older and college student. $5/youth 6-17. Free/child 5 and under. For more information, call 860-927-3849 or visit

New Milford

Artwork by master wildlife artist James Coe: Runs through Nov. 18. Gregory James Gallery, 93 Park Lane Road (Route 202). Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-354-3436 or visit

"In Honor of Our Veterans": Runs through Dec. 8. Historical society and museum, Aspetuck Avenue. Hours: Tuesdays-Thursdays, noon-3 p.m. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

Art by Dee Calvey: Runs through mid-December. Bank Street Coffee House, Bank Street.

Paintings by Cheryl Bartley: Runs through Dec. 15. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

"Heirlooms from the Attic": Runs until further notice. Hours: Tuesdays-Fridays, noon-3 p.m. and by appointment. New Milford Historical Society and Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069 or visit


Art by Jerry Cable: Reception, Nov. 18, 2-4 p.m. Runs Dec. 31. Roxbury Senior Center, South Street.

"Mono No Awaree: The Awareness of Things" -- art by Terri Tibbatts: Runs through Dec. 10. 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.


"Wunderkammer" -- art by Scott Bricher: Runs through Jan. 5. Library, Wykeham Road. Hours: Mondays and Fridays, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

"People in Place" -- exhibit of paintings: Runs until further notice. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Hall Plaza. Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-2878.


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.



Roots Rock Revue IV: Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m. Doors open, 7 p.m. Bridgewater Congregational Church, Clapboard Road. $25/first-time patron. To make a reservation, visit $10/patron who attended concert earlier this month. For more information and tickets for a second showing, call 860-354-8283.

Special Events


Oratory of the Little Way events: Nov. 17: "Gathering for Winter," 9 a.m.-3 p.m. First and third Saturday each month: soaking prayer, 10 a.m.-noon. Second Saturday each month and fourth Tuesday each month: healing prayer service, 10 a.m.-noon. Tuesdays: Bible study, 4:15 p.m. Wednedays: Christian Healing Ministries School of Healing Prayer, 6-8 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and registration, call 860-354-8294.


"They Shoot Biographers, Don't They" book talk with authors: Nov. 17, 2 p.m. Presented by library at Mattison Auditorium at Kent School, Route 341. With Edmund Morris and Christopher Buckley. For more information and registration, call 860-927-3761.

Program about the Masons: Nov. 18, 2 p.m. Hosted by Kent Historical Society at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. With members of Kent's St. Luke's Lodge No. 48.

"Listening Room" event with Amy Crupi, actress and recording artist: Nov. 18. Hors d'oeuvres, 4 p.m. Show, 5 p.m. Doc's Trattoria, 9 Maple St. For more information and reservations, call 860-927-3810.

Library offerings: Nov. 17: Thanksgiving share story hour, 10:30 a.m. Bring non-perishable. Nov. 19: intermediate Nutmeg Discussion Group, 3:30 p.m. Nov. 24: free babysitting for Kent holiday shoppers, noon-4 p.m . Tuesdays: Rhythm and Rhyme, 10:45 a.m. Thursdays: Lunch Bunch, 12:15 p.m. Varying times: story times for children, call for details. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

New Milford

Library offerings: Nov. 16: Facebook for beginners class, 10 a.m. Nov. 27: talk with Joe Hurley, author of "Ten Million Steps on Route 6," 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information or registration, call 860-355-1191.

Poetry/music event to benefit food bank and homeless shelter: Nov. 16, 7-9 p.m. First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. Admission is non-perishable food items, men and women's winter clothing and toiletries.

Book signing with authors of "Magnificent Words to Live By" by Hamilton Brower and Annette Parker Martin: Nov. 17, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Barkery Boo'tique, Bank Street.

POW/MIA Connecticut Forget-Me-Nots, Inc.: Nov. 17, 8 p.m.-midnight. VFW hall, Avery Road. $10. For more information, call 860-355-2567.

Benefit for Wilkinson/Fratino families: Nov. 18, noon-4 p.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. Spaghetti dinner, raffle, music, more. $5.

Visit with Luke Robinson, founder of 2 Million Dogs: Nov. 18, 3-6 p.m. Agway, Route 7 South.

Merryall Chapel services: Nov. 18: with to be announced, 4 p.m. Dec. 24: with the Rev. Dr. Donald H. Westerberg, 9 p.m. Merryall Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

Music benefit to support local hurricane victims: Nov. 23, 8 p.m. River Bistro, 300 Kent Road (Route 7 North). With music by Cripple Creek, the Blue Yodels, Don Lowe, Mike Latini and Shrdlu.

Apostolic Prayer Gathering of New Milford, Inc. events: Evening prayer gathering: Nov. 23 (second and fourth Friday each month), 6-9 p.m. Mid-day Bible study group: Nov. 28 (second and fourth Wednesday each month), noon-1:30 p.m. Morning Glory worship service: Nov. 25 (second and fourth Sundays each month), 8-9:30 a.m. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email

Program with Joe Hurley, author of "Ten Million Steps on Route 6": Nov. 27, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street.

Community bereavement workshop for adults: Tuesdays, 7-8:30 p.m. through Dec. 11. New Milford Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information and registration, call 860-354-2216.


Self-guided hike at Mine Hill Preserve: Nov. 24, noon-2 p.m. Mine Hill Preserve, Mine Hill Road. Parking lot is on the right. For more information, visit or call 860-350-4148.


Adult book discussion: Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m. Hosted by library at senior center, Sherman Center. Discussion of "1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus" For more information and registration, email

Food drive: Runs through Dec. 15. Sherman IGA, Routes 37 and 39.

Centering prayer group: Meets first Wednesday of each month, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Sherman Center. For more information, call 860-354-1414.


"Shielding the Press: Should Reporters Ever Have to Reveal Their Sources?": Nov. 19, 6 p.m. Hosted by Northwest Connecticut ACLU Chapter at Rooster Tail Inn, 11 Cornwall Road. For more information, email


Senior center events: Nov. 16: program with Senior Helpers, 10 a.m. "Reviving 5,000 Years of Civilization," 1 p.m. Nov. 20: "Incapacity, Conservatorships and the Probate Court," 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Memorial Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-0735.

Library events: Nov. 17: Thanksgiving craft for kids, 1 p.m. Nov. 23: screening of "Matinee" for kids, 1 p.m. Nov. 25: program with Riverside Reptiles of Granby, 1 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.

Book signings: Nov. 17: with Rod Oneglia, author of "'Twas the Night Before Hanukkah," 2 p.m. Nov. 18: with Lane Smith, author of the children's book "Abe Lincoln's Dream," and Bob Smith, author of the children's book "Dinosaurs vs. Santa," 2 p.m. Nov. 23: with Stuart Woods, author of "Unnatural ACts" and "Severe Clear," 2 p.m. Nov. 24: with Marilyn Singer, author of "Tallulah's Solo," "The Boy Who Cried Alien" and "A Strange Place to Call Home," 2 p.m. Nov. 25: with Buddy Valastro, author of "Cooking Italian with the Cake Boss," 1-2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road.

Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust annual meeting and program with birds of prey: Nov. 17, 3-5 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-1927 by Nov. 16.

Institute for American Indian Studies event: Nov. 18: "Commerce Native American Style Trade, Gift Exchange and the Spiritual," 1-5 p.m. Free. Nov. 24: "A Time for Storytelling," 1-2:30 p.m. $5/adult. $6/child. Dec. 2: artifact identification day, 1-4 p.m. Dec. 8: "The Long Journey Home for Albert Afraid of the Hawk," 3 p.m. ($5. Free/LHAC member). IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518 or visit

HVA auction: Nov. 18. Reception, 1 p.m. Live auction, 3 p.m. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). For more information and tickets, call 860-672-6678 or visit

Washington History Club meeting: Nov. 19, 10 a.m. Discussion of town's population, including gender, race, income, and country of origin,. Bring photos. Group meets third Monday of each month, 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Memorial Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-2502.

"Kiss the Pig" fundraiser: Nov. 20, 12:30 p.m. Part of Bridget McCarthy's senior project at Shepaug Valley High School, South Street.