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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.

New Milford

Holiday show: Opening reception, Nov. 15, 4-6 p.m. Runs through Jan. 10. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St.

"Meditations on Water" -- print works by Barbara Soares and Jim Stasiak: Reception, Nov. 22, 1-4 p.m. Runs through Dec. 7 Bank Street Coffee House, Bank Street.

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

ROXBURY

"A Journey to the Enchanted Islands" -- photos by Ruth Pearl: Runs through Dec. 31. Roxbury Senior Center, South Street.

Washington

"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.

Movies

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.

Music/Dance

New Milford

"Song to Symphony" program: Nov. 19, 7 p.m. Presented by Sherman Chamber Ensemble and Sherman School at New Milford High School, Route 7 South.

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.

SHERMAN

"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.

Washington

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.

Special Events

Bridgewater

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.

Gaylordsville

"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.

Kent

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."

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

Women's Club meeting and program: Nov. 20, 7 p.m., followed by program with Nancy M. Cappello, director and founder of Are You Dense, Inc. and Are You Dense Advocacy. Women's Club, 27 Church St.

"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

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 pblack35@comcast.net.

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.

Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: Nov. 20: with attorney Katherine Webster-O'Keefe, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

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.

Merryall Union Chapel service: Nov. 23: with pastor John Parille of New Life Gaylordsville United Methodist Church, 4 p.m. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

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.

Sherman

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.

WaRREN

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.

Washington

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.

Theater

New Milford

"The Worst High School Play in the World": Nov. 15, 7 p.m. Nov. 16, 3 p.m. New Milford High School, Route 7.