Arts

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"Creative Realism: Selected Works by the Students of Edward Spaulding DeVoe": Runs through July. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-6937.

Kent

"Images of Litchfield County" --photographs by Jeff Pudlinski: Reception, July 13, 3-5 p.m. Runs through Aug. 21. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

Presidents' show: July 21-Sept. 2. Opening reception, July 26, 5-7 p.m. Awards reception, July 27, 2-4 p.m. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

"Trash Art: Re-Use, Re-cycle, Re-Imagine, Re-purpose" -- art by area residents: Opening reception, July 20, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Open July 20-27. Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7).

"Who Is GLN?" -- at by lives of the Nelson/Hirschberg family: Runs through July 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 or visit http://www.kenthistoricalsociety.org.

New Milford

Poetry and paintings by Meg Lindsay: 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 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.

ROXBURY

"Field Workd: Photographing for `Edible Nutmeg'" --photos by Robert Lockhart: Opening reception July 13, 2-4 p.m . Runs through Aug. 19. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

Washington

"A Black and White World": -- photography by Ira Mandlebaum: Runs through July 27. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

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.

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.

Music/Dance

KENT

Sherman Chamber Ensemble concert: July 12, 8 p.m. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Routes 7 and 341. $30 general admission. $25/student or senior. For more information, call 860-355-5930.

New Milford

"Sliding through Summer" solo and ensemble concert: July 14, 3 p.m. Temple Sholom, 122 Kent Road (Route 7). Free.

Music by Halfway Home: July 19, 6-9 p.m. Sole Cafe and Lounge, Railroad Street.

Music by Lynn Henderson: July 20, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $20/individual show. Subscriptions available. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.

SHERMAN

Sherman Chamber Ensemble concert: July 13, 8 p.m. Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Leach Hollow Road. $30 general admission. $25/student or senior. $10/lawn ticket. For more information, call 860-355-5930.

Concert with Lucinda Rowe and Michael Connolly to benefit New Fairfield/Sherman Animal Welfare: July 21, 7:30 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $10.

Special Events

Gaylordsville

Oratory of the Little Way events: July 20: "God's Covenant For Us" workshop, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 24: "Healing of Chronic Diseases" workshop, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and registration, call 860-354-8294.

Kent

Library junior room activities: July 12: Sherman Chamber Ensemble, 3 p.m. July 20: truck time story hour, 10:30 a.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.

Library children's summer reading offerings for kids entering grade 5 and higher: July 19: woods night, 7-9 p.m. July 27: Indiana Jones-style scavenger hunt, 7-9 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

Book sale: July hours: Fridays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Holidays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Runs through early October. Library, Main Street.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

Build-a-burger dinner: July 20, 5-7 p.m. New Preston Congregational Church, 15 Church St. $10/adult. $5/child 10 and under.

New Milford

Book sale: July 12, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. July 13, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 14, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by FRIENDS of New Milford Library at New Milford High School, Route 7.

Events for teens at The Maxx: July 12: mixed mic night, 7-11 p.m. $5. July 13: video game night. Free. July 14: backroom band night, 6:30 p.m. doors open. 7:30 p.m. show. $8. July 20: Magic The Gathering Draft for grades 6-12, 7-10 p.m. $15. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information, visit www.themaxxclubonline.com.

Fitness and Jazzercise benefit for Calbe Gaylord: July 13, 10 a.m.-noon. At Connecticut Sports Arena, 32 Still River Drive. $20. For more information, call 860-248-5357.

New Milford High School Class of 1963 reunion: July 13, 4-11 p.m. At Litchfield Inn, Route 202, Litchfield. $60/person. For more information, call Leslie (Cummings) Warren at 860-653-3464, Dick Carlson at 860-658-2495 or Richie Schalteger at 508-695-7406.

Pool, pie and prayer event: July 13, 7 p.m. Hosted by Christian Singles Connect at location to be announced. For more information, call 860-354-0733 or email jorobwalk@yahoo.com.

Thanksgiving in July car, motorcycle and truck show: July 13, 5-9 p.m. At Union Savings Bank, Route 202. $10 entry fee. Free/spectator. Bring canned goods and non-perishable items.

Tasty Waves fundraiser for Robotics And Beyond: July 14, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Tasty Waves, 7 Main St. A portion of the day's sales will benefit the sponsor group.

Merryall Union Chapel service: July 14: with the Rev. Jack Gilpin of St. John's Episcopal Church in New Milford, 4 p.m. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

Bluegrass Sunday: July 14, 10 a.m. Northville Baptist Church, 9 Little Bear Hill Road. Includes hymn sing, potluck lunch and banjo music by Roger Sprung. For more information, call 860-350-8397.

Visit with silhouette artist: July 16, 1:30-5:30 p.m. Nordica Toys, Main Street. For more information and registration, call 860-355-2034.

Summer girls' group for girls entering grades 7-12: July 17: bowling and pizza, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. July 24: trip to Bead of Roses and picnic, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency. For more information, sign up and locations, call 860-354-0047 or email alison@youthagency.org.

Beneath the Surface teen/tween summer program: July 17: Monopoly tournament, 2 pm. July 24: Manga workshop, 4 p.m. July 31: murder mystery, 2 p.m. Aug. 7: Iron Chef 2013, 6 p.m. Aug. 15: mother/daughter spa night, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-1191.

Free workshop about using Census records for family research: July 17, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Caregivers Support Group: July 18, Aug. 1 and 15, Sept. 5 and 19, Oct. 3 and 17, Nov. 7 and 21, Dec. 5 and 19, 1-2:30 p.m. New Milford Visting Nurse Association & Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Business Scene: July 18, 5:30-7:30 p.m. co-sponsored by Wells Fargo Home Mortgage and New Milford Tennis & Swim Club, tennis club, 93 Aspetuck Ridge Road.

Classic car show: July 19, 5 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road (Route 7 North). $5/exhibitor. Free/spectator.

Classic movies in the park: July 19: "Casablanca." July 26: "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes." Aug. 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30: TBA. All movies, dusk. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive.

Roast beef dinner: 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.

Roxbury

Pickin' & Fiddlin' Contest: July 13, 2-9 p.m. Rain date, July 14. Hurlbut Park, Apple Lane. $12/person 12 and older.

Sherman

Appalachian craft fair: July 12, noon-6 p.m. July 13, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 14, noon-5 p.m. Holy Trinity Church, Sherman Center.

Naromi Land Trust annual meeting: July 12, 6:30 p.m. Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, corner of Route 39 and Leach Hollow Road. With guest speaker Ray Crawford of the Backyard Beekeepers Association.

Jewish Community Center events: July 13 and Aug. 3: cooking class with Adrienne Sussman. $100. July 13: art tours at Yale Museum of British Art and Yale University Museum of Art. $40. July 19-21: Sherman photography exhibit. Aug. 16-18: Connecticut Clay Artists show and sale. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-8050.

Adult book discussion: July 19, 7:30 p.m. Hosted by library at senior center, Sherman Center. Discussion of "44 Scotland Street" by Alexander McCall Smith. For more information and registration, email mloeb@biblio.org.

Juried photo show: Opening reception, July 19, 6 p.m. Show, July 20, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. July 21, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South.

Washington

Family library programs: July 12: "From the Roots Up," 3:30 p.m. July 26: "Trash to Treasure," 3:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and to sign up, call 860-868-2310.

Green Fair: July 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. Includes silent and live auctions, tag sale, plant and book sales and more.

Village Interpreter Programs: July 13-14, 27-28, noon-4 p.m. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.

Book signing: July 14: discussion and book signing with author Suzanne Staubach and photographer Joe Szalay and Guy Wolff for the book "Guy Wolff Master Potter in the Garden," 2-4 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road.

Kids' library programs: July 16: "Just Dig It" experiments on rocks, 6:30 p.m. July 23: visit with Earthplace from Westport, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and to sign up, call 860-868-2310.

Institute for American Indian Studies events: July 20: Mother Early yoga, 12:30 p.m. July 21: "Native Americans in Western Connecticut: Surviving European Settlement," 2 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.

Tea for Two Hundred: July 20, 4-7 p.m. Home of Gael Hammer and Gary Goodwin. Benefits New Milford Visiting Nurse Association Hospice and Interfaith AIDS Ministry of Greater Danbury. $50 each in advance. $60 day of event and after July 8. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-2216.

Gunn Memorial Library Inc. annual meeting: July 25, 5 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road.

Theater

New Milford

"Earnest or What's In A Name?": Fridays-Saturdays July 12 through Aug. 3, 8 p.m. July 28, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $23. Pay-what-you-can, July 18, 8 p.m. For reservations, call 860-350-6863 or go to www.theatreworks.us.

"Little Mermaid Jr.": July 13, noon. Presented by FineLine Theater Arts at St. John's Episcopal Church hall, Whittlesey Avenue. $5. Free/child under 3. For more information, call 860-210-1444.

Auditions for "The Cripple of Inishmaan": July 15-16, 7-9 p.m. TheatreWorks, Brookside Avenue. Seeking five men ages 18-60 and four women ages 18-80. For more information, visit www.theatreworks.us.

SHERMAN

Auditions for "Book of Days": July 15-16. 7-9 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. Seeking seven men and five women ages 25-65. For more information,visit www.shermanplayers.org.

"Anne of Green Gables": Runs Fridays-Saturdays through July 27, 8 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $20/person. $10/student with id and cash. For more information or reservations, call 860-354-3622 or visit www.theshermanplayhouse.org.

AREA TOWNS

"Goldilocks and the Three Bears/Rumplestiltskin": July 13, 11 a.m. Craft, 10:30 a.m. Musical at Richter's FaIry Tale Theater. At Wooster School, Miry Brook Road, Danbury. Rain or shine. $5. For more information and tickets, call 203-748-6873 or visit www.musicalsatrichter.org.

"Aesop's Fables": July 20, 11 a.m. Craft, 10:30 a.m. Musical at Richter's FaIry Tale Theater. At Wooster School, Miry Brook Road, Danbury. Rain or shine. $5. For more information and tickets, call 203-748-6873 or visit www.musicalsatrichter.org.

"9 to 5": Fridays-Saturdays, 8:30 p.m. , through July 20. Musicals at Richter, Richter Arts Center, 100 Aunt Hack Road, Danbury. $23/adult. $18/senior. $15/student and child. For more information and tickets, call 203-748-6873 or visit www.musicalsatrichter.org.