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Photo exhibit by Erik Landgren: Runs through September. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-6937.

Kent

Elected artist invitational and solo show: Sept. 7-Oct. 13. Reception with solo artist Jane Carlson, Sept. 13, 1-5 p.m. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

Exhibit of works by Peter Rembetsy: Runs through September. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

Exhibit of works by Alexander Liberman, Cleve Gray and Luke Gray: Runs through Sept. 7. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. For information, call 860-927-4501.

"Iron, Wood and Water: Essential Elements of the Evolution of Kent": Runs through September. Seven Hearths, 4 Studio Hill Road. Hours: Weekends, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

New Milford

"School Lunch" -- exhibit of works by Lisa Deloria Weinblatt: Sept. 8-Oct. 18. Library, 24 Main St. For information, call 860-355-1191.

"Livin' Is Easy": Runs through Sept. 13. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St. For more information, email newmilartscomm@gmail.com.

Exhibit of deep space, with sculpture by Ray Crawford and photos by Marc Polansky: Runs through Sept. 19. Library, 24 Main St. For information, call 860-355-1191.

ROXBURY

"Thirty or 40 Scratchy Drawings of American Presidents" by Barry Blitt: Runs through Sept. 13. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

"Field & Farm" -- photos by Marc Isolda: Opening reception, Sept. 20, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Nov. 1. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

SHERMAN

"Silk Works" by Gay Lynette Morris: Reception, Sept. 12, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Runs through Sept. 26. Library, 1 Sherman Center. For information, call 203-803-5273.

Washington

"Sculpture for the Landscape" -- works by Michael Steiner and Mark Mennin: Runs through Sept. 27 Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Plaza, and 1 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-2878.

Exhibit of works by Ann Harriet Carew: Runs through Sept. 27. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

"The Moccasin Trail" -- works by Darlene Kascak, Schaghticoke: Runs through September. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, call 860-868-0518.

"Over There: Washington and The Great War": Runs through Jan. 18. Gunn Historical Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.

Health

Kent

"Strong Women, Strong Bones program: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10-11:15 a.m. Sept. 9-Oct. 23. Kent Specialty Care Center, 46 Maple St. Presented by New Milford Hospital. $85/series. For more information and RSVP, call 860-614-1737.

New Milford

"Strong Women, Strong Bones program: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays (pick two days), 10-11:15 a.m. Sept. 8-Oct. 24. At New Milford Hospital. Presented by New Milford Hospital. $85/series. For information and RSVP, call 860-684-1737.

Washington

"Strong Women, Strong Bones program: Mondays and Wednesdays, 2-3:15 p.m. Sept. 8-Oct. 22. Senior center, Bryan Plaza. Presented by New Milford Hospital. $85/series. For information and RSVP, call toll-free 800-355-1595.

Movies

Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line). 860-354-9911 (office).

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

New Milford

Music by Halfway Home Acoustic: Sept. 5, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Sole Cafe & Lounge, Railroad Street.

Music at Merryall Center for the Arts: Sept. 6: Ali Ryerson Trio. Sept. 13: Judy Handler and Mark Levesque. Shows, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $25/performance. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.

Washington

Concert of Brahms music: Sept. 11, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With pianist Sandra Simpson Kleisner and violinist and violist Larry Deming. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Wine and cheese party fundraiser: Sept. 13, 4-7 p.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. $25. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-3090.

Gaylordsville

"Holy Spirit Fruit" day retreat: Sept. 6, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For information, call 860-354-8294.

Flea market: Sept. 7, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by GVFD Ladies Auxiliary at firemen's field, Route 7.

Kent

"You Wrote a Book, Now What -- The Secrets to Getting Published": Sept. 6, 2-4 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Jan L. Kardys and Jeanne E. Rogers. $5. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.

Program about art/craft community project: Sept. 6, 11 a.m. Library, Main Street. For information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.

High Watch Recovery Center picnic: Sept. 7, noon-4 p.m. High Watch Recovery Center, 62 Carter Road. $25/adult. Free/child under 12. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3772.

Annual book sale: September-October hours: to be announced. Library, Main Street.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

Chicken barbecue: Sept. 6, 5-7 p.m. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 247 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). $12.50/adult. $6.50/child under 12.

New Milford

Events for teens at The Maxx: Sept. 5-6, 13, 20, 26-27: front room open, 6:30-11 p.m. Sept. 12: dance for sixth graders, 6:30-9:30 p.m. $8. Sept. 19: game night for fifth graders, 6:30-9:30 p.m. $8. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information, visit www.themaxxclubonline.com.

Homeschool nature series: Sept. 10 and 17; Pratt Nature Center, Papermill Road. For ages 8-12. $175/month. For more information, call 860-355-3137.

Semi-annual bag sale: Sept. 5-6, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. ThriftMart, 146 Danbury Road (Route 7). $6/bag clothing.

Teen leadership program: Sept. 5 and Oct. 10, 6:45 p.m. Pratt Nature Center, Papermill Road. For students entering 10th grade and higher. For more information, call 860-355-3137.

Turkish paper marbling weekend with artisan John Bielik: Sept. 5-7. Village Center for the Arts, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-4318.

"What's In Our Backyard?": Sept. 6, 10 a.m.-noon. Pratt Nature Center, Papermill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3137.

Gem, jewelry and mineral show: Sept. 6, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 7, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Hosted by Danbury Mineralogical Society at New Milford High School, Route 7. $5/adult. $4/senior and full-time student with ID. Free/child 12 and under and Scouts in uniform.

Fundraiser for Dream Come True of Western Connecticut: Sept. 7, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Tasty Waves, 7 Main St.

Principles and practices of real estate course: Sept. 9-Oct. 23. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Test, Nov. 4. Greater New Milford Board of Realtors, 44 Old State Road, Unit 7. $375. For more information and registration, call 860-355-0994.

Evening book discussion group: Sept. 10, 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.

A Taste of New Milford: Sept. 10, 5-7:30 p.m. Village Green. $10 in advance. $15 at door. For more information and tickets, visit Nicholas/Tobin & Associates, Route 7, or Chamber of Commerce, Railroad Street.

Housatonic Business Alliance meeting: Sept. 11: with Hedy Kinney of Payroll Ease, 7 a.m. Sept. 18: with Richard Herrington of Nicholas/Tobin & Associates, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

"Big Breakfast Bash": Sept. 11, 8-9 a.m. Hosted by Community Culinary School of Northwestern Connecticut on Village Green. $20 in advance. $25 at door. For more information, call 203-512-5791.

Garden Club meeting: Sept. 11, 2 p.m. Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St. With master gardner Adrienne Caruso, who will demonstrate how to arrange flowers in a variety of containers.

New Milford Apostolic, Inc. events: Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m.: Sept 12 and 26. Morning Glory worship: Sundays, 8-9:30 a.m.: Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28. Education hour: Sundays, 9:45 a.m.: Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28. Sunday worship: Sundays, 10:30 a.m.-12:45 p.mm: Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28. Mid-day worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m.: Sept. 10, 17 and 24. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email pblack35@comcast.net.

Screening of "Les Miserables" (1935): Sept. 12. Doors open, 7:30 p.m. Screening, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $10/adult. $5/student. For more information and RSVP, visit www.merryallcenter.org.

Hazardous Waste Collection Day: Sept. 13. At Patriot's Way, near the railroad station. For more information, call 860-355-6035.

Clam bake: Sept. 13, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Rain date, Sept. 14. VFW, Avery Road. $40. For people 21 and older only. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-7995 or 203-770-3665.

Spaghetti suppers: Sept. 13, Oct. 11, Nov. 8, Dec. 13, Jan. 10, Feb. 14, March 14, April 11, May 9 and June 13, 5-7 p.m. Takeout, 4:30-7 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $12/adult. $10/senior 65 and older. $4/child 5-12. $25 family maximum.

"Second Saturday Stars" program: "GRAIL: Unraveling the Mystery of the Moon's Formative Years" Sept. 13, 8-10 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South.

Caregivers Support Group: Sept. 16 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.

Roxbury

Beef barbecue: Sept. 6, 5-7 p.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St. $15/adult. $5/child 5-12. Free/child under 5.

Sunset celebration: Sept. 6, 5 p.m. Hosted by Roxbury Land Trust at Gavel Family Farm Preserve, Dorothy Diebold Lane off Route 317. For more information, visit www.roxburylandtrust.org.

Performance/program of Amelia Earhart's life with Karen Tracy: Sept. 10, 7 p.m. Library, South Street.

Sherman

Tag sale: Sept. 6, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road.

"From the White House to Your House" floral design program: Sept. 11, 10 a.m. Hosted by Roxbury-Bridgewater Garden Club at Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St. $20. For information and RSVP, call 860-354-5575.

Adult book discussions: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12: discussion of "Gulliver's Travels" by Jonathan Swift." Library, Sherman Center. For more information or to RSVP, call 860-354-2455 or email mloeb@biblio.org.

"Hilma Carter Tells All": Sept. 14, 11 a.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. For more information, call 860-355-8050.

WaRREN

"Voices of Poetry/Back on the Vine": Sept. 7, 2-4 p.m. Hopkins Vineyard, 25 Hopkins Road. $10.

Washington

Institute for American Indian Studies events: Sept. 7: artifact identification day, 1-4 p.m. Sept. 20: "Fire as a Tool," 1-4 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518.

"The 11th Hour of the 11th day of the 11 Month: World War I Quilts": program with Sue Reich: Sept. 7, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.

"Between the Lines" World War I poetry program: Tuesdays, Sept. 9-Oct. 14, 6 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

Washington Green Cemetery tour volunteer orientation meeting: Sept. 9, 6 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.

"From the Earth to the Sea" clam bake and drumming fundraiser: Sept. 13, 6-8 p.m. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. $35/member. $40/non-member. $10/child 12 and under (who will get hot dogs). For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-0518.

HORSE of Connecticut volunteer days: Sept. 13 (rain date, Sept. 14), 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 1 (rain date, Nov. 2), 9 a.m.-4 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. For more information, call 860-868-1960 or visit www.horseofct.org.