Antique prints and small-sized paintings by several aritsts: Dec. 1-Jan. 13. 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.

New Milford

"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.

"Small Treasures & More" holiday art show: Runs through Jan. 30. 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. and by appointment. For more information, call 860-354-3436 or visit


"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.

Art by Jerry Cable: Rreception, Runs Dec. 31. Roxbury Senior Center, South Street.


"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.


New Milford

Community Health Center of Danbury's Mobile Medical Clinic: Dec. 11. In town the second Tuesday of each month, 2:30-5 p.m. Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St. For more information and registration, call 860-355-6079.


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.



Très Cafe coffeehouse-style concerts: Dec. 8. Meets second Saturday each month, 7:30 p.m. Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Sherman Center. $15. For more information, email Rob Brereton at


Music at G.W. Tavern: Dec. 8: Joe West & The Creative Force, 9:30 p.m. Dec. 11: Shrdlu Trio, 9:30 p.m. G.W. Tavern, Bee Brook Road. For more information, call 860-868-6633.


Concert with Bill Lauf: Dec. 1, 5 and 8 p.m. Milton Hall, Milton Road. $15 in advance. $18 at door. For more information, visit or call 860-868-9254.

Special Events


Kent Land Trust meeting and program about Camp Francis: Dec. 1, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Town hall, Kent Green Boulevard.

Screening of "Ingredients": Dec. 6, 7:30 p.m. Hosted by Kent Energy & Environmental Task Force at Kent School auditorium, Route 341. For more information, visit

New Milford

Youth Agency Student Advisory Board meeting: Dec. 3, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Youth Agency, East Street. For more information and RSVP, call Stacey at 860-354-0047 or email

BNI: On Track Chapter meetings: Dec. 6: with Mia Burch of Union Savings Bank, 7 a.m. Dec. 13: with Crystal Girgenti, The Social Strategist, 7 a.m. At railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information, call Audrey King at 860 350-8295 or Hedy Kinney at 860 927-3882, or visit

AARP executive board meetings: Dec. 6, 1 p.m. Senior center, 40 Main St.

Spaghetti suppers: Dec. 8, 5-7 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $10/adult. $9/senior 65 and older. $4/child 6-12. $25 family maximum.

Luminary sales: Runs through Dec. 8. Kits of six luminaries available for $10 Sundays at 11 a.m. in the parish hall at First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. Kits can be picked up Dec. 15 from 10 a.m.-noon.

Apostolic Prayer Gathering of New Milford, Inc. events: Evening prayer gathering: Dec. 7 and 21 (second and fourth Friday each month), 6-9 p.m. Morning Glory worship service: Dec. 9 and 23 (second and fourth Sundays each month), 8-9:30 a.m. Mid-day Bible study group: Dec. 12 and 26 (second and fourth Wednesday each month), noon-1:30 p.m. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email

Field of Honor --display of flags: Runs through Dec. 8. On grounds of historical society and museum, Aspetuck Avenue.

"Robotic Exploration": Dec. 8, 7:30-9:30 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South. For more information, visit


"Voices of Poetry": Dec. 2, 3-4:30 p.m. Library, South Stree. With poets Joan Kantor, Donna Marie Merritt, Neil Silberblatt and Susan Tuz and guitarist Don Lowe.


Jewish Community Center events: Dec. 9: "What is Jewish Culture?" rebroadcast of "Live from New York's 92nd Street Y," 11 a.m. $5/non-member). Dec. 14: family Chanukah party, 6:30 p.m. $15 donation/adult. JCCS, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-8050.

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


Painting classes on the art of painting wine glasses: Dec. 6, 1-3 p.m. Nov. 30 and Dec. 7, 6-8 p.m. Hopkins Vineyard, Hopkins Road. $25. For more information, call 860-868-7954.


Book signings: Dec. 2: with Dennis Barone, author of "Garnet Poems: An Anthology of Connecticut Poetry Sinnce 1776," 2 p.m. Dec. 8: with Susan Hood, author of "Spike the Mixed-Up Monster" and "Tooth Mouse," and Barbara McClintock, author of "Twelve Kinds of Ice" and "Leave Your Sleep," 2 p.m. Dec. 9: with David Leff, author of "Hidden In Plain Sight," 2 p.m. Dec. 15: with Pultizer Prize-winning author Edmund Morris, author of "This Living Hand and Other Essays," 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road.

New Beginnings divorce support group: Starts Dec. 4. Runs for 10 weeks. Meets Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. Registration required by calling 860-868-0569.

Institute for American Indian Studies event: 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

Area towns

Celebration of Young Photographers: Dec. 1. Hosted by ASAP at Arethusa, 556 South Plains Road, Litchfield. For more information, call 860-868-0740 or visit

Mad Gardeners meetings: Dec. 9: with guest speaker Kathy Diemer, 1 p.m. Housatonic Valley Regional High School, Route 7, Falls Village. Jan. 6 and Feb. 3: 2 p.m. at Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St., Milford. For more information, call Missy Stevens at 860-868-0821.



HOLDAuditions for "George Washington Slept Here": March 26, 7-9 p.m. March 27-28, 2-5 p.m. Hosted by Kent Players at First Congregational Church of Kent, 97 Main St. 7 North. Donations accepted to benefit Kent Congregational Church.

New Milford

"The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)": Fridays-Saturdays Dec. 7- Jan. 5, 8 p.m. Dec. 16, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 4 Brookside Ave. $28. Free preview for seniors, Dec. 6, 8 p.m. Pay-what-you-can-night, Dec. 13, 8 p.m. Dec. 31: gala performance, $75. For reservations, call 860-350-6863 or go to

Auditions for "Adrift in Macao": Dec. 10-11, 7-9 p.m. TheatreWorks, Brookside Avenue. For more information, visit


"Cinderella": Opens Nov. 30. Runs Fridays, 8 p.m. through Dec. 28 and Saturdays-Sundays, 2 p.m., through Dec. 28. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $20/person. $10/child 12 under and per student with id and cash. For more information or reservations, call 860-354-3622 or visit