Arts

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"As I see It" -- photographs by Susan Reinberg of Woodbury: Runs through Nov 20. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-6937.

Kent

Exhibit of works by George-Ann Gowan: Opening reception, Oct. 18, 5-7 p.m. Runs through Nov. 16. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. For more information, call 860-927-4501.

New Milford

Landscape photography by J.G. Coleman: Oct. 19-Nov. 29. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

"The Lost Arts of Domestic Life: From Basic to Beautiful": Runs through October. New Milford Historical Society & Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

Fall show: Runs through Nov. 8. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St. For more information, email newmilartscomm@gmail.com.

ROXBURY

"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: Runs through Dec. 31. Reception, Oct. 26, 2-4 p.m. Roxbury Senior Center, South Street.

SHERMAN

Ceramics by William Talbot and works by Zeb Mayer: Runs through Nov. 1. Library, 1 Sherman Center. For more information, call 860-354-2455.

Washington

"Off on a Tangent: Unique Techniques in Print On and Off the Wall": Runs through Nov. 11. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Plaza, and 1 Green Hill Road. For information, call 860-868-2878.

"Hagaure/Behind the Leaves" -- photos by Mio Akashi: Runs through Nov. 15. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

"Art of Tomorrow": Runs through Nov. 21. The Gunnery, 99 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-7334.

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

Health

New Milford

Series of diabetes education courses: Oct. 21 and 28, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Hospital, 21 Elm St. For more information and RSVP, contact 860-210-5362.

"Strong Women, Strong Bones program: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays (pick two days), 10-11:15 a.m. Oct. 27-Dec. 12. At New Milford Hospital. Presented by New Milford Hospital. $85/series. For more information and RSVP, call 860-684-1737.

Flu clinics for public: Oct. 28, Nov. 11, 10 a.m.-noon. Oct. 16, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 30, 4-6 p.m. NMVNA & Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information, call 860-354-2216.

ROXBURY

Flu clinic for seniors: Oct. 24, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Administered by NMVNA & Hospice at firehouse, Routes 37 and 39. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Washington

"Strong Women, Strong Bones program: Mondays and Wednesdays, 2-3:15 p.m. Oct. 27-Dec. 10. Senior center, Bryan Plaza. Presented by New Milford Hospital. $85/series. For more 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

KENT

"Under the Radar, Part 2: George Potts in Cabaret: Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church parish hall, Bridge Street. $20.

New Milford

Free concert with the Bensonians: Oct. 18, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.

SHERMAN

"Jamboree at JCC": Oct. 25, 7 p.m. Meets fourth Saturday each month. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $10. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Voter registration session: Oct. 18, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Town hall, Route 133.

Talent show: Oct. 19, 7 p.m. St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Main Street.

Bingo: Oct. 24. Doors open, 5 p.m. Games, 6 p.m. Firehouse, Route 133.

Gaylordsville

"Holy Spirit Gifts" retreat: Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

Kent

Book signing with Lesley Meyer: Oct. 18, 3-4 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. Author of "Chasing Beauty in the Litchfield Hills." For more information, call 860-927-4104.

Harvest Fair and turkey dinner: Oct. 25, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Halloween party for kids, 1 p.m. Halloween parade, 2 p.m. Turkey dinner, 4-7:30 p.m. Kent Congregational Church, Route 7 North. Turkey dinner prices: $14/adult. $7/child 7-17. Free/child 6 and under. $12/adult for groups of four ore more. For tickets, call 860-927-0165 or email turkeydinner2014@gmail.com.

Program with author Robert H. Steele: Oct. 25, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street. Author of "The Curse: Big-Time Gambling's Seduction of a Small New England Town."

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

St. Andrew's 250th anniversary service: Oct. 19, 9:30 a.m. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 240 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). With Bishop Ian Douglas presiding.

New Milford

Harris Hill Farm open: Saturdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Through Oct. 31. Harris Hill Farm, 99 Ridge Road.

Wine and beer tasting: Oct. 17, 6-8:30 p.m. Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. $35 in advance. $40 at door. For more information, call 860-355-0300.

Haunted trail: Oct. 17-18, 6-10 p.m. Harrybrookoke Park off Still River Drive. $10.

Events for teens at The Maxx: Oct. 17: Halloween event and dance for kids in grades 7-8, 6:30-9:30 p.m. $8. Oct. 24: Halloween event and dance for kids in grades 6, 6:30-9:30 p.m. $8. Oct. 25: video game night, 6:30-11 p.m. Oct. 31: front room open, 6:30-11 p.m. The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information, visit www.themaxxclubonline.com.

Free DynaSlide demonstration: Oct. 18, 8:45 a.m. Phys-Ed Health and Performance, 10 Still River Drive. For more information and RSVP, call 860-35-4534.

Sullivan Farm Festival: Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sullivan Farm, Route 202.

Masonic lodge open house: Oct. 18, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. St. Peter's Masonic Lodge, 11 Aspetuck Ave.

Food drive: Oct. 18, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Presented by William Raveis outside Stop & Shop, Route 7.

Roast beef dinner: Oct. 18, 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.

Four-week Bible study: Oct. 18 and 25, Nov. 1 and 8, 5:30 p.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street. With Dan Lucente. For more information and RSVP, email Dan@newmilchurch.com.

German night dinner: Oct. 18, 6 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. $12/adult. $6/child 5-13. Free/child under 5. $40/family.

"Thriller" flash mob event: Rehearsals: Oct. 18 and 25, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Oct. 19 and 26, noon-2 p.m. Oct. 28, 6:30-8 p.m. At Connecticut Sports Arena, 32 Still River Drive. Zombies ages 13 and older sought. New this year is a short tag of music for kids ages 6-12 at the end of the adult dance. Bring bag of candy for Trunk or Treat event Oct. 31 on Village Green. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-6050.

Merryall Union Chapel service: Oct. 19: with the Rev. Steve Klots, chaplain of South Kent School, 4 p.m. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

New Milford Apostolic, Inc. events: Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Meets Oct. 24. Morning Glory worship: Sundays, 8-9:30 a.m. Education hour: Sundays, 9:45 a.m. Sunday worship: Sundays, 10:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Meets Oct. 19 and 26. Mid-day worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Meets Oct. 22 and 29. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email pblack35@comcast.net.

Computer courses: Oct. 20 and 22: "Introduction to Email," 1-3 p.m. Oct. 27 and 29: "Exploring the Internet," 1-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. Must attend first part of each course to attend second class. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Caregivers Support Group: Oct. 21, 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.

Program with best-selling author Archer Mayor: Oct. 22, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. Author of the Joe Gunther mystery series. Books will be available to buy and be signed. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) meeting: Oct. 23, 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.

Spooky Halloween event: Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Historical society, 6 Aspetuck Ave. $5/family for members. $10/family for non-members. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

Screening of "Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde" and Halloween costume contest: Oct. 24, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $10/adult. $5/student. For more information and RSVP, visit www.merryallcenter.org.

Pumpkins in the Dark: Oct. 25, 5-9:30 p.m. Sarah Noble Intermediate School, Sunny Valley Road. $5/person. Free/child under 5. $20 family of four or more. Free admission/carved jack-o-lantern with 3-inch votive dropped off Oct. 24, 4 -6 p.m.,or Oct. 25, 11 a.m-2 p.m.

"What's In Our Backyard?": Oct. 25, Nov. 1, 15 and 22 and Dec. 6 and 20, 10 a.m.-noon. Pratt Nature Center, Papermill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3137.

"Cocktails & Cabaret: An Afternoon with Robin DeJesus": Oct. 25, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $100/ticket. For more information and RSVP, call 860-350-6863.

"Seeds of Faith and Financial Planning with a Christian Perspective": Oct. 25, 9:30 a.m.-noon. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). For more information, call 860-354-4596.

Free parent support group: Oct. 28, 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 other adults concerned about a young person's drug or alcohol use. For information, call Laura at 860-354-0047.

Roxbury

Ghostly talk and photo show with photographer and paranormal investigator Julie Griffin: Oct. 23, 6:30 p.m. Library, South Street.

Program with writer Nancy McMillan and book designer and photographer Jack Huber: Oct. 26, 3 p.m. Library, South Street.

Sherman

Book sale: Oct. 18, 9 a.m. -3 p.m. Oct. 19, 9 a.m.-noon. Library, Sherman Center.

Tag sale: Oct. 18-19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. At 94 Route 39 North. Benefits Wildlife-Line.

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

WaRREN

Medicare Part D enrollment session: Oct. 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. At town hall, Cemetery Road. With CHOICES volunteers from Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging. For more information and an appointment, call 860-868-7881, extension 114.

Washington

Library family programs: Oct. 18: pumpkin painting party, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 25: costume party and parade, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.

Women's retreat "When Heartache Knocks, Hope Answers": Oct. 18, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2794.

Book signings: Oct. 18: with Rachel Vail, author of young adult book "Unfriended," 2 p.m. Oct. 19: with Sigrid MacRae, author of "A World Elsewhere," 2 p.m. Oct. 25: with Marcia DeSanctis, author of "100 Places in France Every Woman Should Go." Hickory Stick Bookshop, Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-0525.

Book signing with Vince LaFontan: Oct. 18, 1-3 p.m. Rain date, Oct. 19, 1-3 p.m. Averill Farm, 250 Calhoun Drive. Author of "The Little Boy Who Ate Dirt Pudding and Roasted Pine Cones."

Program and book signing: Oct. 19, 2 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. With Abenaki author Jeanne Morningstar Kent. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.

Program about muralist and painter H. Siddons Mowbray: Oct. 19, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With Dr. Sally Webster.

Program about crisis mapping with Patrick Meier: Oct. 24, 7 p.m. The Gunnery, 99 Green Hill Road.

Washington Green Cemetery tour: Oct. 24. Tours will run every 10 mnutes from library to cemetery from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Library and museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.

Penny auction: Oct. 25. Doors open, 11:30 a.m. Drawing, 1 p.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road.

Wine tasting: Oct. 25, 5:30-8 p.m. Presented by Knights of Columbus at Washington Club Hall, Route 47. $25 in advance. $30 at door. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-3257.

Chair yoga demonstration: Oct. 27, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With Beth Aleskinas, owner of Bramasole Wellness Center in Morris. For more information and sign up, visit www.gunnlibrary.org.

Area towns

Lunch and music for seniors: Oct. 17, noon-3 p.m. Walnut Hill Community Church, 156 Walnut Hill Road, Bethel. For more information and RSVP, call 203-796-7373.

Gallery walk by local artist Pieter Lefferts: Oct. 19, 3 p.m. Sharon Historical Society & Museum, 18 Main St. (Route 341), Sharon. For more information, call 860-364-5688.