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Photo exhibit by First Selectman Curtis Read: Runs through Jan. 31. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For information, call 860-354-6937.

Kent

"Obsessed: Kimono -- One Woman's Journey Using Kimono as Design Motif" -- works by Jane Suttell Zatlin: Reception, Jan. 10, 3-5 p.m. Runs through Feb. 28. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

New Milford

"Photos of an Evolution" -- photos by Marc Vanasse: Opening reception, Jan. 13, 7-8:30 p.m. Runs through Feb. 3. Edward J. Duffy Family Art Gallery at Canterbury School, Aspetuck Avenue. For information, call 860-210-3800.

Paintings by Bette Anne Wygant: Runs through Feb. 14. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

ROXBURY

"Life Studies: Pastel Paintings & Drawings" -- works by Laura Bleau: Opening reception, Jan. 10, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Feb. 21. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

SHERMAN

Fused glass by Maryann Meken-Silvestri : Runs through Jan. 17. Library, 1 Sherman Center. For information, call 860-354-2455.

Washington

Young talent show: Opening reception, Jan, 10, 4-6 p.m. Runs through Jan. 31. Washington Art Association, 4 Bryan Plaza, and 1 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-2878.

Movies

Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2121.

Bantam Cinema: 115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-1916.

AMC: Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 888-AMC-4FUN.

Special Events

Kent

Kent Memorial Library annual meeting: Jan. 10, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street.

Program about Connecticut witch hunts: Jan. 18, 2 p.m. Hosted by Kent Historical Society at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard.

New Milford

"I Am OKAY" support group for men and women: Tuesdays through Feb. 19, 4:30-6 p.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For information and RSVP, call 860-355-6075.

Book signing with Frances Smith: Jan. 10, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Bank Street Book Nook, Bank Street. With Frances Smith, author of "A Look at African-American Governors."

Can/bottle drive: Jan. 10, 1-4 p.m. Parking lot outside New Milford High School, Route 7.

Spaghetti suppers: Jan. 10, 5-7 p.m. Takeout, 4:30-7 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $12/adult. $10/senior 65 and older. $4/child 5-12. $25 family maximum.

"Downton Abbey Dinner and Brunch" programs: Jan. 10, 6 p.m. Jan. 11, 11 a.m. The Silo Cooking School at Hunt Hill Farm, 44 Upland Road. For more information, call 860-355-0300.

"Second Saturday Stars" program: "Telescope Time Machine": Jan. 10, 7-9 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South.

New Year's Eve brunch for members: Jan. 11, 11 a.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road. $20. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-7593.

"Cold Homes, Warm Hearts" 5K walk: Jan. 11, 1 p.m. Starts at Richmond Citizen Center, 40 Main St. $10/person or $20/family. Benefits Community Fuel Bank of New Milford. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-6079.

Parent focus groups for transition year: John Pettibone School, Pickett District Road: Jan. 13, 10 a.m. Sarah Noble Intermediate School, Sunny Valley Road: Jan. 12, 7 p.m. and Jan. 14, 10 a.m. Schaghticoke Middle School, Hipp Road: Jan. 13, 7 p.m. Jan. 14, 1 p.m.

Series of diabetes education courses: Jan. 13, 20 and 27, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Hospital, 21 Elm St. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-5362.

Living Without a Partner bereavement group: Jan. 13 , 10-11:30 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Evening book discussion group: Jan. 14, 6:30-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Abby Ripley. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Computer courses: Jan. 14 and 21: "Introduction to Email," 1-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Community focus groups for school transition year: Jan. 15, 7 p.m. Sarah Noble Intermediate School, Sunny Valley Road.

Chamber of Commerce Business Scene: Jan. 15, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sponsored by Western Connecticut Health Network at New Milford Hospital, 21 Elm St.

Winter farm market: Jan. 17, 9 a.m.-noon. At the Maxx, Railroad Street.

Wellness Fusion program: Saturdays, 10 a.m. beginning Jan. 17. For more information, location and RSVP, call 203-217-0616.

Roast beef dinner: Jan. 17, 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.

Caregivers Support Group: Jan. 20, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Roxbury

"Navigating the College Admission Process with your High School Student: Trends, Myths and Practical Truths": Jan. 11, 2 p.m. Library, South Street. With Ellen O'Donnell, a private college counselor.

Sherman

Word Weavers: Jan. 17. Meets third Saturday each month, 9 a.m.-noon. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call Carol at 203-702-7006.

Washington

Senior center events: Jan. 13: "Where's Your Living Will" roundtable, 10 a.m. Preview of "Connecting with Balance" with Pilobolus, 1 p.m. Jan. 20: fire safety for seniors program, 1 p.m. Senior center, Bryan Plaza. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-0735.

Parent/child movement for toddlers aged 18 months-2 1/2: Mondays, 9:15-10 a.m. Meets for six weeks starting Jan. 13. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). For more information, call 860-868-0551.

Level information sessions: Jan. 13: for grades 6-8, 7 p.m. Jan. 14, for grades 4-5, 7 p.m. Jan. 15: for grades 1-3, 7 p.m. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). For more information, call 860-868-0551.

"The Evolution of International Society: The Legacy of World War I" with Dr. Michael John Williams: Jan. 18, 1 p.m. To be followed by closing reception for "Over There: Washington and the Great War" exhibit at museum next door. Program at library, Wykeham Road.

Moccasin workshop: Jan. 18, 12:30-3:30 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. Members: $50-60, depending on membership. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-0518 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.