"Mariphosa Flowers and Moon Silvers" -- art by Walter Von Egidy: Opening reception, June 8, 4-6 p.m. Runs through Aug. 1. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For information, call 860-354-6937.


Members show II: June 1-July 13. Awards reception, June 7, 2-4 p.m. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

New Milford

"A New Season": Runs through June 7. Gregory James Gallery, 93 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information, call 860-354-3436 or visit

Exhibit of Galapagos Islands photographs by Ruth Pearl: Runs through June 15. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Series of drawing by Pita Lemstra: Runs through June 20. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

"New Life, New Light" -- exhibit of art by regional artists: Runs through June 21. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St. For more information, email

"Visions of Nature" -- art by Rosemary Connor: Runs through July 12. 30 Bridge Street building. 30 Bridge St.


"Ken Cornet: New Works on Paper: Primitive + Abstract Collages": Runs through June 7. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

"Kilmer Woods" -- exhibit of works by Karen Simmons: Opening reception, June 14, 2-4 p.m. Runs through July 26. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.


"Art & Food": Runs through June 14. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-2878.

Exhibit of sculptures, orthogonals and paintings by Arthur Carter: Runs through June 21. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.


"The Craftsmen" -- featuring works by residents of the Greater New Milford area: Opening reception, May 31, 6-8 p.m. Runs through June 28. The Gallery, 44 Lakeside Road, Morris. For more information, call 917-539-3130.


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.


New Milford

Music by East Shore Steel Band: May 31, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $25. For information, call 860-354-7264 or visit

Spring concert with soloists Peter Zygniaz and Nicholas Thiel-Hudson: June 1, 3 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road (Route 7). For more information, call 860-354-7593.

Special Events


Tag sale: June 6-7, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road.


Book event: May 31: signing with Suzanne Palmieri, author of "The Witch of Belladonna Bay," 2-4 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. For more information, call 860-927-4104.

Davis IGA's 40th anniversary cookout: June 1, noon-4 p.m. Davis IGA, Kent Green Boulevard.

Gem, jewelry and mineral show: June 7, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. At Connecticut Antique Machinery Association, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). Benefits Connecticut Museum of Mining and Mineral Science.

"The Impact of the Media on Our Lives" lecture : June 8: "The Impact of the Media on Our Social Connections," 5 p.m. With David Shing. At Kent School's Pre-Engineering and Applied Sciences Center at 23 North Main St., formerly the headquarters of Cyberian Outpost. $20. For more information and tickets, call 860-927-3761.

Book discussion group: June 12: "Say Nice Things About Detroit," 5-6:15 p.m. "The Attack." Library, Main Street. With Dr. Betty Krasne. For more information and sign up, call 860-927-3761.

New Milford

Events for teens at The Maxx: May 30 and 31: front room open, 6:30-11 p.m. May 17: Magic the Gathering, 6:30-11 p.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For information, visit

"Neverland ~ In Motion": May 31, 2 p.m. June 1, 3 p.m. Presented by Studio D at New Milford High School, Route 7 South.

Rabies vaccination clinic for dogs and cats: May 31, 1-3 p.m. At Public Works garage, 6 Young's Field Road. $20 cash.

"Carnival Des Artists" benefit gala for Artists in Motion: May 31, 7 p.m. Hosted by Artists in Motion in residence at Fineline Theatre Arts, at Canterbury School, Aspetuck Avenue. $40. For more information and RSVP, call 203-560-5229 or email

Studio D 10th anniversary gala: May 31, 7:30 p.m. At New Milford High School, Route 7 South. $18/adult and $12/child in advance. $20/adult and $15/child at door. For information, call 860-350-2900.

Caregivers Support Group: June 3, 10 a.m. Meets first and third Tuesday each month, 10-11:30 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Robotics And Beyond offerings: June 3 and 10: open house, 2:30-5:30 p.m. June 7: Minecraft making with MCreator for ages 8-15, 1-4 p.m. June 7: introduction to Java programming, 1-3 p.m. June 6: Minecraft game night for ages 12-17, 6-9 p.m. Robotics And Beyond, 30 Bridge St., Suite 204. For information and fees, call 860-799-5200.

Spaghetti suppers: June 4, 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.

Chamber of Commerce Business Featured event: June 4, 5:30-7:30 p.m. At Village Crest Center for Health & Rehabilitation, 19 Poplar St.

Program about achieving one's health goals: June 4, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Dr. Arthur Klein. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Classic car show: June 6, 5 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. $5/exhibit car. Free/spectator.

Paint the People: June 7, noon-10 p.m. Interactive activities, noon-8 p.m. Hosted by Village Center for the Arts on fields behind John Pettibone School, Pickett District Road.

FineLine Theater Arts performances: June 4: with Center Stage Musical Theater students, 6:30 p.m. June 7: with Spotlight acting and musical students, 3 p.m. June 7: with Spotlight acting and musical students, 6 p.m. June 8: with Spotlight acting and musical students, 3 p.m. June 8: with Scenes and Monologues acting class, 7 p.m.

FineLine, 77 Railroad St. For more information, call 860-210-1444.

Pratt Nature Center events: Tuesdays: walking club for adults, 10-11:30 a.m. $5/walk. June 7: bird walk, 8-10 a.m. Pratt Nature Center, Papermill Road. $50. For more information, call 860-355-3137.

Teddy Bear Festival: June 7, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by Woman's Club on Village Green.

Hawaiian night dinner-dance: June 7, time to be announced. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road (Route 7). $30/member. $40/non-member. For more information, call 860-354-7593.

Merryall Union Chapel services: June 8: with Bishop Alex McCullough of Oratory of the Little Way in Gaylordsville, 4 p.m. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

AARP officer installation lunch: June 11, noon. Location to be announced. Payment and RSVP needed by June 2. For more information, call 860-355-8999.

Evening book discussion group: June 11, 6:30-8 p.m. Meets second Wednesday each month, 6:30-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Abby Ripley. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Cancer survivors' celebration: June 12, 4-6 p.m. Hosted by hospital at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 800-350-1595 by June 6.

"Hats Off: The New Milford Hatting Industry": June 12, 7 p.m. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. Free/member. $5/non-member.

Sharing program about health: June 12, 7 p.m. With certified health coach Christine Costable of A Zest for Health at First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. For more information and RSVP, email


Rummage/bake sale: May 31, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St.


Adult book discussion: May 30, 7:30 p.m. Discussion of "The Warmth of Other Suns" by Isabel Wilkerson. Library, Sherman Center. For more information or to RSVP, call 860-354-2455.

"Parents & Taxpayers: Common Core, What You Need to Know" program: June 1, 6 p.m. Hosted by grassroots group for children's education at Sherman School, 2 Route 37 East. For more information, call 203-417-1475 or email

Foreign Policy Association Great Discussion Group program: June 8: energy independence, 10 a.m.--noon. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. $30/JCC member. $40/non-member. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-8050.


HORSE of Connecticut volunteer day: May 31 (rain date, June 1), 9 a.m.-4 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. For more information, call 860-868-1960 or visit

Institute for American Indian Studies events: May 31: traditional cooking, 1-3 p.m. June 1: artifact identification day, 1-4 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518 or visit

Book signings: June 1: with Suzanne Palmeiri, who will read and sign copies of "The Witch of Belladonna Bay." 2 p.m. June 7: with Wendell Minor, who will sign copies of his illustrated book "Galapagos George," 1 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-0525.

Preschool story times: Four-week series starting June 6. Fridays. Two's Time, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Book Buddies (for 3- and 4-year-old kids), 2:15-3 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2310.

Community Day Celebration: June 7, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by Washington Business Association at Bryan Memorial Town Hall.

"Feed Your Spirit" book discussion: June 9, 1:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With the Rev. Cheryl P. Anderson and Anne-Marie Davenport. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

Washington Village Improvement Society family picnic: June 13, 6 p.m. At River Walk Pavilion next to Washington Primary School, School Street. Open to Washington residents.

Area towns

Cancer Survivor's Day: June 1. Check in, 8:30 a.m. Program, 9 a.m. Hosted by Western Connecticut Health Network at Ethan Allen Inn, 21 Lake Ave., Danbury. For more information and RSVP, call 203-790-6567.

Program on Cloud computing and Amazon S3: June 3. Doors open, 6:30 p.m. Meeting, 7 p.m. Program, 8 p.m. Hosted by Danbury Area Computer Society (DACS) at Danbury Hospital auditorium, Danbury. For more information, visit



"Marlene": Runs Fridays-Saturdays through May 30-June 8. June 1, 2 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