Updated 3:19 pm, Sunday, September 28, 2014
"There's a Basket in Your Yard" to celebrate Spinning and Weaving Week: Runs through Oct. 19. Library, Main Street. Features works by fiber artist Jody Hyman.
"The Lost Arts of Domestic Life: From Basic to Beautiful": Runs through October. New Milford Historical Society & Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. Call 860-354-3069.
"Field & Farm" -- photos by Marc Isolda: Runs through Nov. 1. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
"A Journey to the Enchanted Islands" -- photos by Ruth Pearl: Oct. 1-Dec. 31. Reception, Oct. 26, 2-4 p.m. Roxbury Senior Center, South Street.
"Hagaure/Behind the Leaves" -- photos by Mio Akashi: Opening reception, Oct. 4, noon-2 p.m. Runs through Nov. 15. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.
"Off on a Tangent: Unique Techniques in Print On and Off the Wall": Oct. 4-Nov. 11. Reception, Oct. 11, 4-6 p.m. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Plaza, and 1 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-2878.
"Seasons Change" -- works by Diane Dupuis: Runs through September. Marty's Cafe, 4 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-1700.
Flu clinic for seniors: Oct. 1, 10 a.m.-noon Administered by NMVNA & Hospice at senior center, Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Flu clinic for seniors: Oct. 3, 9-11 a.m. Administered by NMVNA & Hospice at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
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.
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.
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.
"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.
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.
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.
Healing workshop: Oct. 4, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.
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 or visit www.ctamachinery.com.
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.
Kent Conservation Commission streams assessment: Sept. 28. Meet at town hall, 8:30 a.m. For more information, email email@example.com.
Double birthday celebration and time capsule ceremony: Oct. 4, 3 p.m. To celebrate historical society's 60th anniversary and the town's 275th birthday.
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. 28. Education hour: Sundays, 9:45 a.m.: Sept. 28. Sunday worship: Sundays, 10:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m: Sept. 28. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.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.
Pasta dinner: Sept. 27, 5-8 p.m. Sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 31 at New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $8/person or $30/family.
"Sculpting the Human Head" demonstration with Bill Merklein: Sept. 28, 2 p.m. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St.
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 information and RSVP, call 860-354-8232.
Free introductory course of upcoming positive parenting series: Sept. 29, 10:30-11:30 a.m. and 6:30-7:30 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. Oct. 8 and 15: "Safety First: Privacy and Security Online," 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.
Kathy Henkel Fitness open house: Sept. 30, 5-8 p.m. Kathy Henkel Fitness, 143 West St., Suite Q. For more information, call 203-947-0265.
Harris Hill Farm open: Saturdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 1-31. Harris Hill Farm, 99 Ridge Road.
"Take Charge: Your Money, Your Life, Your Future" financial series: Oct. 1, 21, 28 and Nov. 4, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Hosted by Social Services Department at Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-6079.
How to plan for college funding: Oct. 1, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With financial advisors from Valark Financial Services. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Writer's support group: Oct. 2, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-1191.
Spinning, weaving and rug hooking demos: Oct. 4, 1-4 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Fall fair: Oct. 4, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7).
Library events for children: Oct. 4: "Spin Me a Story, Weave Me a Tale," 10:30 a.m. Oct. 5: family program with musician/author Ryan SanAngelo, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street.
Book signing with Hobson Lopes: Oct. 4, 2-4 p.m. Bank Street Book Nook, Bank Street.
"Human Love" -- program of music, dance, art and more to benefit Ann's Place: Oct. 5, 5- 8 p.m. At FineLine Theater Arts, 77 Railroad St. $40. For more information and tickets, call Valerie Walsh at 860-898-0362.
Caregivers Support Group: Oct. 7 and Oct. 21, 10 a.m. Meets first and third Tuesday each month, 10-11:30 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For information, call 860-354-2216.
"Weaving...To Go" workshop: Oct. 7, 5:30-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
"Confessions of an Urban Archelogist" with Greg Van Antwerp: Sept. 28, 3 p.m. Town hall, Route 67.
Blessing of the animals: Oct. 4, noon. Roxbury Congregational Church, Church Street.
Wine, dance and music: Sept. 27, 2-4 p.m. White Silo Farm & Winery, 32 Route 37 East. With Rebecca Moore Dance & Friends. $20.
"Banned Books Read Out Loud: Celebrate the Freedom To Read" event: Sept. 26, 7 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road.
Voter registration: Sept. 30, 9 a.m.-noon. Town hall, Bryan Plaza.
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.
Parson's Table: Oct. 1, 12:30 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church house, 9 Parsonage Lane. For more information, call 860-868-2527.
Library family progras: Oct. 4: "Apples," 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.
"From the Earth to the Sea" clam bake and drumming fundraiser: Oct. 4, 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.
Music and movement class for parents/caregivers: Tuesdays, 9:30-10:15 a.m. Oct. 7. Runs for eight weeks. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike. For more information and sign up, call 860-868-0551.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Celebration of life for Joey Awlasewicz BBQ picnic: Oct. 5, 1-5 p.m. Hatters Park, Hayestown Road, Danbury. $45/adult. Free/child 12 and under. For more information, call Don at 860-350-3042.
"Avenue Q": Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. through 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.
"Dividing the Estate": Runs Fridays-Saturdays through 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.