Updated 10:10 pm, Sunday, June 23, 2013
"Portraiture: from Master to Protege": Runs through June 30. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
"Who Is GLN?" -- at by lives of the Nelson/Hirschberg family: July 6-31. Open Saturdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Historical society's Seven Hearths museum, Route 7. Free admission. For more information, call 860-927-4587.
Member show: Runs through July 14. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.
Poetry and paintings by Meg Lindsay: Opening reception, June 22, 5-7 p.m. Runs through July 21. Gregory James Gallery, 93 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information, call 860-354-3436 or visit www.gregoryjamesgallery.com.
Art by the late Robert E. Walker: Runs through July 13. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
"Art in Bloom: Celebrating 90 Years of the New Milford Garden Club": Runs through July 31. New Milford Historical Society and Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069 or visit www.nmhistorical.org.
Abstract paintings by Bruce S. Clark of Roxbury: Runs through June 30. Roxbury Senior Center, South Street.
"Impression and Expression: Two Approaches" --art by Dr. Ruth Jaffe: Runs through July 8. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
"A Black and White World": -- photography by Ira Mandlebaum: Runs through July 27. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.
"Threshold of Infinity" --art by Jon Oliveiri and Joe Wheaton: June 27-Aug. 4. Reception, June 29, 4-7 p.m. Behnke Doherty Gallery, 6 Green Hill. For more information, call 860-868-1655 or email info@behnkedohertygallerycom.
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. 888-AMC-4FUN. The theater recommends calling the box office to verify show times and prices.
Rosewood Chamber Ensemble: June 22, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $15/individual show. Subscriptions available. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.
Ellen Kaye and Moscow 57 Band blues, jazz, rock and folk cabaret: June 29, 8 p.m. The Silo at Hunt HIll Farm, Upland Road. $35 in advance. $100/reserved seating. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-0300.
Performance of Swedish dance and music: June 23, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road.
Promisek at Three Rivers Farm open: June 23, noon, 4 p.m. June 26 and July 28, noon-4 p.m. and by appointment. Promisek at Three Rivers Farm, 694 Skyline Ridge Road. $5. For more information, visit www.promisek.org.
Wine tasting: June 29, 5-8 p.m. Merwinsville Hotel, Browns Forge Road. $25/member. $30/non-member. For more information, call 860-350-4443.
"The Cost of Freedom": June 29: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and registration, call 860-354-8294.
Mexican fiesta with music from the House of Love and Laughter Blues Band: June 29, 7 p.m. The Villager, Main Street. $25. Benefits Community Culinary School of Northwest Connecticut. For tickets, call Jeff Kilberg at 203-770-4234, Dawn Hammacott at 203-512-5791 or Ellen Corsell at 860-927-4804.
Book sale: June: Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Library, Main Street.
Robotics and Beyond events: Intro to robotics/open studio time for ages 5 to 18: June 21, 1-5:30 p.m. June 24-28, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Learn to solder or tech dissection for ages 10 and older: June 29, 9:30-11 a.m. Family science, technology, engineering and math activities featuring mechanical hands, tower building or sound off level 1 or 2 for all ages: June 29, 1- 2:30 p.m. Minecraft for ages 9 and older: June 21 and 28, 6-9 p.m. Robotics and Beyond, 30 Bridge St.
Flower show: June 21, 4-8 p.m. June 22, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 23, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by Garden Club at historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave.
Tag sale: June 21-22, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. June 23, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by Loaves and Fishes Hospitality House at Litchfield County Pickers, 35 Park Lane Road (Route 202).
Events for teens at The Maxx: June 21: seventh- and eighth-grade dance, 6:30-9:30 p.m. $8. June 22: pool night, 6:30 p.m. Tournament, 8-11 p.m. June 28: backroom band night with local artists, 7:30 p.m. $8. June 29: video game night featuring Mario Kart tournament, 7-11 p.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information, visit www.themaxxclubonline.com.
Fundraiser to benefit Spindle family: June 21, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Presented by JPS PTO at Tasty Waves, 7 Main St. Portion of day's proceeds to benefit Spindle family; to be used to defray cost of treatment of Gianna Spindle, who suffers from meningioma brain tumors.
Open Your Eyes Studio Tour: Tours: June 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 23, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Showcase: June 22, 5-9 p.m. Village Green. Presented by Northwest Connecticut Arts Council. For more information, visit www.openyoureyestour.org.
Roast beef dinner: June 22 and July 20, 4:30-7 p.m. Hosted by Good Shepherd Lodge at Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road (Route 7). $12/adult. $10/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
Pasta dinner to benefit Alzheimer's Association: June 22, 5-9 p.m. S.J. Barrington's, 48 Kent Road. $12/adult. $10/senior. $5/child 4-12. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-9222 or 203-241-1856.
New Milford Apostolic, Inc. events: Morning Glory worship service: June 23, 8-9:30 a.m. Mid-day Bible study group: June 26, noon-1:30 p.m. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer reading program: Registration starts June 24, 11 a.m. Program runs July 1-Aug. 9. Library, Main Street. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-1191.
Free Bible camp for kids, teens and adults: June 25-28, 6:30-8:30 p.m. New Milford Church of Christ, 129 Litchfield Road (Route 202). For more information and sign up, call 860-455-0489.
Young people's book swap: June 26, 2-4 p.m. Library, Main Street.
New Milford High School Class of 1953 reunion: June 29, 6 p.m. Bull's Bridge Inn, Route 7, South Kent. For more information, call Bette-Lou Emmons at 860-946-9028.
Bicycle safety day: June 30, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Rain date, July 7. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. Bring bikes and helmets. $5/adult. Free/child. For more information, call 860-354-5042.
Beneath the Surface teen/tween summer program: July 3: moviethon, 2 p.m.July 10: hands-on Frisbee workshop, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-1191.
Art in the Meetinghouse: June 21, 6-9 p.m. June 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 23, 1-4 p.m. Awards reception, June 21, 7:30 p.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St.
Summer reading kick-off event for preschool and elementary school kids: June 29, 11:30 a.m. Library, South Street. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
Tag sale: June 21: preview and advance sales, 6-8 p.m. $10. Sale: June 22, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 23, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. For more information, call 860-355-8050.
Jewish Community Center event: June 28: "Broadway Musicals: A Jewish Legacy," call for time. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.
Flea market: June 29, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Sherman Center.
Community picnic and concert: June 29, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Presented by Sherman Chamber Ensemble at town green. Bring blankets/chairs.
Volunteer fair: June 29, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Presented by Sherman Steps Up! at town green.
Voice of Poetry one-year anniversary and readings by poets: June 30, 2-4 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, Routes 37 and 39. $20/person. $30/couple or family. For more information, email email@example.com.
Fourth of July bell ringing: July 4, 1:30 p.m. The Academy, Sackett Hill Road.
Summer Solstice Festival: June 22, 6 p.m. Hosted by Washington Art Association on its ground, Bryan Plaza.$45. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2878.
"The Myth of Progress" lecture, slide show and book signing with Tom Wessels: June 22, 6 p.m. Co-hosted by Steep Rock Association and Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust at Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). $10/student 18 and under. $25/general admission. $50/friend of forest. $100/steward. $250/sustainer. For more information and tickets, visit www.steeprockassoc.org.
Institute for American Indian Studies events: June 22: solstic full moon hike, 8:30-10:30 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.
Reception to honor Barbara Johnson, assessor: June 28, 5:30-7:30 p.m. River Walk Pavilion, School Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2786.
"Swedish Immigrants and their Culture": June 25, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.
Book signing: June 29: with Georgia Sheron, author of "Uncle John," 2 p.m. June 30: with Elissa Altman, author of "Poor Man's Feast," 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road.
"Anne of Green Gables": Runs Fridays-Saturdays June 28-July 27, 8 p.m. July 7, 2 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. June 27, half-price-night preview, 8 p.m. $20/person. $10/student with id and cash. For more information or reservations, call 860-354-3622 or visit www.theshermanplayhouse.org.