Arts

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

"As I see It" -- photographs by Susan Reinberg of Woodbury: Opening reception, Sept. 28, 4-6 p.m. Runs through Nov 20. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For information, call 860-354-6937.

Kent

Elected artists invitational and solo show, with works by Jane Carlson: Runs through Oct. 13. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

"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

Fall show: Sept. 19-Nov. 8. Reception, Sept. 20, 4-6 p.m. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St. For more information, email newmilartscomm@gmail.com.

"There's a Basket in Your Yard" to celebrate Spinning and Weaving Week: Sept. 20-Oct. 19. Library, Main Street. Features works by fiber artist Jody Hyman.

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

ROXBURY

"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: Runs through Sept. 26. Library, 1 Sherman Center. For information, call 203-803-5273.

Washington

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 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.

Health

Kent

Flu clinic for seniors: Sept. 24, 10-11 a.m. Administered by NMVNA & Hospice at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Flu clinic for public: Sept. 24, 11 a.m.-noon. Administered by NMVNA & Hospice at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

SHERMAN

Flu clinic for seniors: Sept. 29, 10 a.m.-noon Administered by NMVNA & Hospice at firehouse, Routes 37 and 39. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Washington

Flu clinic for seniors: Sept. 26, 10 a.m.-noon. Administered by NMVNA & Hospice at senior center, Bryan Plaza. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

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

SHERMAN

"Jamboree at JCC": Sept. 27, 7 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $10. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Bingo: Sept. 19. Doors open, 5 p.m. Game, 6 p.m. Firehouse, Route 133.

Cookie Bookie sale: Sept. 20, 8 a.m.-noon. Bridgewater Historical Society, 62 Main St.

Beer, wine tasting: Sept. 27, 5-8 p.m. Sponsored by fire department, auxiliary, New Milford Spirit Shoppe and NeJaime's Fine Wine & Spirits at pavilion, 2 Sarah Sanford Road. $25.

Gaylordsville

Essential oils workshop: Sept. 20, 9:30 a.m.-noon. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. $25. With Roseann Dennerlein. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

Museum dedication to honor the late Aaron and Jean Seltzer: Sept. 20, 6-8 p.m. Merwinsville Hotel Restoration, Merwinsville Hotel, Brown's Forge Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-350-4443 by Sept. 13.

Christian Healing Ministries School of Healing Prayer Level 1 course: Starts Sept. 30. Runs for 13 weeks. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. $160. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

Kent

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

Book signing with author Janet Kathleen Ettele: Sept. 20, 3-4 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. Ettele will sign copies of the third book in the How Life Works series, "How Patience Works: The Quiet Mind to Benefit Others."

"The Lives of the Forgotten: Working Street Children in Afghanistan" -- program with Eng. Mohammed Yousef: Sept. 21, 1:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For information, call 860-927-3761.

"History of Farming" lecture: Sept. 21, 2 p.m. Hosted by historical society at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard.

Connecticut Antique Machinery Fall Festival: Sept. 26-28, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Connecticut Antique Machinery Association, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). For more information, call 860-927-0050.

Reading of short story from "Body Parts" and book signing with Betty Krasne: Sept. 27, 3-5 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

Book signing with Hamilton Brower and Annette Parker Martin: Sept. 20, 2-4 p.m. The Smithy, 10 Main St. Authors of "Magnificent Words to Live By."

Civil War program with Kevin Johnson, who will portray Willliam Webb: Sept. 21, 3 p.m. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Route 202. $5. For more information, call 860-868-2275.

New Milford

"Ladies Night Out" event: Sept. 19, 5:30-8 p.m. Co-sponsored by Woman's Club of Greater New Milford at Candlewood Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center, 30 Park Lane East.

POW/MIA Recognition Day event: Sept. 19, 7:30 p.m. In front of St. Francis Xavier Parish Center, Elm Street.

Country Fair and Car Show: Sept. 20, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Hosted by Lions Club at Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive.

Book signing with J.S. Friedman: Sept. 20, 1-3 p.m. Bank Street Book Nook, Bank Street.

Shred day: Sept. 20, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sponsored by Rotary Club at Lore's Plaza, Route 7. $25/box of documents to be shredded. For more information, call 860-350-2225.

Animal Welfare Society autumn sale and pet thrift shop: Sept. 20, 9-11 a.m. Animal Welfare Society, 8 Dodd Road.

Cooking class with George Geary: Sept. 20-21. The Silo Cooking School, Upland Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-0300.

Roast beef dinner: Sept. 20, 5-7 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 supper: Sept. 20, 6-8 p.m. Presented by Boy Scout Troop 21 at St. Peter's Masonic Lodge, Aspetuck Avenue. $10/adult. $6/child under 12. $35/family of four.

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

Merryall Union Chapel service: Sept. 21, 4 p.m. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road. With the Rev. Gregory Wismar, retried, of the Christ the King Church, Newtown,

Slide presentation about history of New Milford: Sept. 21, 2 p.m. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. $5/non-member. Free/member. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

"Ethics: in End of Life Decision" live video webcast: Sept. 22, 1-2:30 p.m. At New Milford Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-2216.

Free parent support group: Sept. 23, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Regularly meets fourth Tuesday each month. Sponsored by New Milford Substance Abuse Prevention Council at The Maxx, Railroad Street. Geared toward parents and older adults concerned about a young person's drug or alcohol use. For more information, call Laura at 860-354-0047.

Screening of "The Caine Mutiny": Sept. 24, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. Part of "Reel Justice: Great Courtroom Dramas" series.

Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: Sept. 25: with Richard Herrington of Nicholas/Tobin & Associates, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

Chamber of Commerce Business Scene: Sept. 25, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by Nicholas/Tobin & Associates, Bonni Manning Catering and the Nature Conservancy - Sunny Valley Preserve at Sunny Valley Preserve, 8 Sunny Valley Lane.

Walk to End Alzheimer's: Sept. 27. Registration, 9 a.m. Walk, 10 a.m. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. For more information, visit www.act.alz.org.

NMHS Band and Color Guard home competition: Sept. 27, 5-7:30 p.m. New Milford High School, Route 7 South. $10/adult. $5/student and senior citizen.

Voice for Joanie fundraiser: Sept. 27, 6-10 p.m. VFW Hall, Avery Road. $20/adult. $10/child 10 and older. Free/child under 10. For more information, call 860-350-9034 or email voiceforjoanie@juno.com.

Dogs Days of Summer: Sept. 27, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Animal Welfare Society, 8 Dodd Road. Demonstrations, try-its, vendors and more. $3/person or $5/family.

Open Farm Day: Sept. 27, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunny Valley Preserve, 8 Sunny Valley Lane.

"Voices of Poetry/Malice Toward None": Sept. 27, 3 p.m. At The Silo/Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. Part of "Civil War 150" series. $10. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-0300.

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) meeting: Sept. 28, 9:30 a.m. Regularly meets fourth Thursday each month, except summer. Parish house of First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8232.

Free introductory course of upcoming positive parenting series: Sept. 29, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 6:307:30 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency at the Maxx, Railroad Street. Course will start in mid-October. $75 fee for series. For more information and sign up, call 860-354-0047.

Computer courses: Sept. 29 and Oct. 1: "Meet the Computer," 1-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. Must attend first part of each course in order to attend second class. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Roxbury

"Confessions of an Urban Archelogist" with Greg Van Antwerp: Sept. 28, 3 p.m. Hosted by Comission on Aging at town hall, Route 67.

Sherman

Screening of "The Attack": Sept. 19. Doors open, 6:30 p.m. Movie, 7 p.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-8050.

Raspberry festival: Sept. 20-21, noon-5 p.m. White Silo Farm & Winery, 32 Route 37 East. $5/plate of food.

WaRREN

Roast beef dinner: Sept. 20, 5-7 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, Sackett Hill Road. $12/adult. $5/child 12 and under. Free delivery for Warren residents 70 and older. For more information, call 860-868-7106.

Washington

"Lives of the Forgotten: Working Street Children in Afghanistan": Sept. 20, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road.

Moon dance benefit for Washington Environmental Council's scholarship fund: Sept. 20, 7-11 p.m. At Washington Club Hall, 92 Green Hill Road. $25. For more information and RSVP, call 860-209-2582.

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

New Beginnings divorce support group: Starts Sept. 23. Runs for 10 weeks. Meets Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. Registration required by calling 860-868-0569.

New Beginnings single life support group: Starts Sept. 24. Runs for eight weeks. Meets Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. Registration required by calling 860-868-0569.

"Banned Books Read Out Loud: Celebrate the Freedom To Read" event: Sept. 26, 7 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road.

Parent-Child Program for children ages 0 to 18 months: Wednesdays, 12:15-1:15 p.m., Oct. 1. Runs for 10 weeks. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike. For more information and sign up, call 860-868-0551.

Area towns

Watertown House Tour: Sept. 27, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $25 in advance. $30 day of event. For more information, visit www.watertownhistoricalsociety.org or call 860-274-1050.

Matthew's Hearts of Hope's Giving from the Heart Gala: Sept. 27, 6-10 p.m. Anthony's Lake Club, Danbury. $50. For more information and RSVP, email mhatcher@matthewsheartsofhope.org.

Theater

New Milford

"Avenue Q": Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m, Sept. 19-Oct. 18 and Sept. 28, Oct. 5 and 12, 2 p.m TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $28/adult. $25/student and military personnel with ID. For reservations, call 860-350-6863 or go to www.theatreworks.us.

Auditions for "The Game's Afoot or Holmes for the Holidays": Sept. 22-23, 7-8:30 p.m. TheatreWorks, Brookside Avenue. Seeking three men ages 20-60 and five women ages 20-80. For more information, visit www.theatreworks.us.

SHERMAN

"Dividing the Estate": Runs Fridays-Saturdays Sept. 19-Oct. 12, 8 p.m. Sept. 28 and Oct. 12, 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 www.theshermanplayhouse.org.

Auditions for "It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play": Sept. 22-23, 7-8:30 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. Seeking four men and three women aged 17 and older. For more information, visit www.shermanplayers.org.