Updated 9:24 pm, Sunday, November 16, 2014
Holiday show: Opening reception, Nov. 15, 4-6 p.m. Runs through Jan. 10. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St.
Landscape photography by J.G. Coleman: Runs through Nov. 29. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
"A Journey to the Enchanted Islands" -- photos by Ruth Pearl: Runs through Dec. 31. Roxbury Senior Center, South Street.
"Colorful Observations" -- works by Brie MacDonald: Opening reception, Nov. 22, noon-2 p.m. Runs through Jan. 10. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.
Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122.
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.
Seasonal music: Nov. 22: "Haul of the Holly" with SingOut! CT, 6 p.m. Nov. 28: "Songs of the Season" with Hank Milligan, 12:30-3:15 p.m. The Silo, Upland Hill Road.
"Jamboree at JCC": Nov. 22, 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.
Concert with New York Polyphony: Nov. 16, 5 p.m. St. John's Epsicopal Church, 78 Green Hill Road. $30.
SingOut! CT performance: Nov. 16, 2 p.m. Sponsored by library at First Congregational Church on the Green.
Program/demonstration about touch therapy: Nov. 16, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
Bingo: Nov. 21. Doors open, 5 p.m. Games, 6 p.m. Firehouse, Route 133.
"O Silent Night": Nov. 22, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Burnham Library, Route 133. $25 in advance. $30 at door. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-6937.
"Sweetening the Marriage" retreat: Nov. 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.
Book signings: Nov. 15: with E.J. Simmons, author of "Death Logs In," 3-4 p.m. Nov. 22: with Peter Vermilyea, author of Hidden History of Litchfield County," 2-3 p.m. House of Books, Main Street.
Program about witch hunts in Connecticut: Nov. 16, 2 p.m. Presented by historical society at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard.
Book signing with Peter C. Vermilyea: Nov. 22, 2-3 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. Author of "Hidden History of Litchfield County."
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"Handcrafted in America" sale of works by local artisans: Nov. 22, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. At Banks Art Studio, 55 Tinker Hill Road.
New Milford Apostolic, Inc. events: Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Meets Nov. 14 and 28. 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 Nov. 16 and 23. Mid-day worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Meets Nov. 19 and 26. At St. Peter's Masonic Lodge hall, 11 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, email email@example.com.
Bereavement workshop: Tuesdays through Dec. 9, 7-8:30 p.m. VNA, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-2216.
Computer courses: Nov. 17 and 19: "Facebook 2: I'm on Facebook, Now What," 1-3 p.m. Nov. 24 and 25: "Word 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.
Screening of "Divergent" for teens in grades 5-12: Nov. 14, 7 p.m. Library, Main Street. For RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Christian Singles Connect Bible study: Nov. 14 and 21, 7 p.m. Call 203-731-7069 for location.
Wine tasting: Nov. 14, 6-9 p.m. At Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road. $25. Benefits Community Culinary School of Northwestern Connecticut.
Harvest of bargains tag sale: Nov. 15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road.
Holiday bazaar: Nov. 15, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Presented by Animal Welfare Society at railroad station, Railroad Street.
Parent University (workshops): Nov. 15, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Presented by Youth Agency at Schaghticoke Middle School, Hipp Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.
"Thanks for the Giving III" poetry and music event to benefit Loaves and Fishes: Nov. 15, 5 p.m. Hosted by Voices of Poetry at St. John's Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue. $20. Bring boxed or canned goods too.
Roast beef dinner: Nov. 15, 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.
POW/MIA benefit dance: Nov. 15, 8 p.m.-midnight. VFW hall, Avery Road. $10. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-2567.
Open Street kick-off for Church Street businesses: Nov. 15. All businesses will be open 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Church Street.
"What's In Our Backyard?": Nov. 15 and 22 , 10 a.m.-noon. Pratt Nature Center, Papermill Road. For information, call 860-355-3137.
Caregivers Support Group: Nov. 18, 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.
"BusinessKillers: Avoiding the Six Mistakes that can Destroy Your Business & Your Future" breakfast-seminar: Nov. 18, 7:30 a.m. breakfast and 8 a.m. meeting. Presented by Chamber of Commerce at railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-6080.
Chamber of Commerce Business Scene: Nov. 19, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by New Milford Economic Development Commission, New Milford Economic Development Corporation and Savings Bank of Danbury at Alpenhaus Restaurant/Steinbock Tavern, 59 Bank St.
Screening of "Witness for the Prosecution": Nov. 19, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street.
Book discussion group for science fiction readers: Nov. 19, 6-8 p.m. Meets third Wednesday of each month. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
College essay help sessions: Nov. 20, 6-7 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-1191.
FRIENDS holiday book cart sale: Nov. 22-Dec. 30. Library, Main Street.
Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) meeting: Nov. 25, 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.
Living Without a Partner bereavement group: Nov. 25. Meets second and fourth Tuesday each month, 10-11:30 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Free parent support group: Nov. 25, 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 information, call Laura at 860-354-0047.
Christmas fair: Nov. 14, 7-9 p.m. Nov. 15, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Sherman Center.
Screening of "Live and Become": Nov. 14. Doors open, 6:30 p.m. Movie, 7 p.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information and reservations, call 860-355-8050.
"Hiking the Pacific Coast Trail" with Charlotte McConaghy: Nov. 19, 7 p.m. Library, Sherman Center.
Silver Tea and Christmas Fair: Nov. 15, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Warren Congregational Church, Sackett Hill Road.
"Holiday at Hopkins Ladies Night": Nov. 15, 1-8 p.m. Hopkins Vineyard, Hopkins Road. Vendors, food, more. Benefits Warren Library's 100th birthday celebration.
HORSE of Connecticut tack sale: Nov. 14-16, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. For more information, call 860-868-1960 or visit www.horseofct.org.
"Flying for France: The Lafayette Escadrille and the Lafayette Flying Corps in World War I": Nov. 15, 11 a.m. Library, Wykeham Road.
Junior library events: Nov. 15: arts with Art Rocks, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 22: Thanksgiving centerpiece workshop, 1 p.m. Nov. 29: Tom O'Brien magic show, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and to sign up, call 860-868-2310.
Harvest dinner: Nov. 15. Doors open, 5:45 p.m. Grace, 6:30 p.m. Dinner, 6:40 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. $18/adult. $15/senior. $5/child under 10. $45/family maximum, with two adults and two kids.
Institute for American Indian Studies events: Nov. 15: late autumn evening hike, 4-6 p.m. Fee. Nov. 22: Scout Day. Fee. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518.
Washington History Club meeting: Nov. 17, 10 a.m. Group meets third Monday of each month, 10 a.m. Senior center, Bryan Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-2502.
Run for Autism: Nov. 23. Registration, 8:30-9:45 a.m. Run, 10 a.m. Presented by Glenholme School at Steep Rock Preserve, 2 Tunnel Road. For more information and registration, call 860-868-7377.
"The Worst High School Play in the World": Nov. 15, 7 p.m. Nov. 16, 3 p.m. New Milford High School, Route 7.