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"For the Love of Flowers: An American Artist in Search of Her Dutch Roots" -- works by Tina Underwood: Opening reception, April 11, 3-5 p.m. Runs through May. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For information, call 860-354-6937.

Kent

"Town & Country" -- works by Susan Grisell: Runs through April 29. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

MaRBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

"Spring's Edge": Runs through April 26. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy, 10 Main St.

New Milford

"Flowers of Life": Opening reception, April 4, 4-6 p.m. Enchanted New Age Gifts & Toys, 285 Litchfield Road. For more information, call 860-350-3898.

"Spring at Last": Opening reception, April 11, 3-5 p.m. Runs through May 31. Gallery 25 & Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St. For more information, email newmilartscomm@gmail.com.

"1907: The Loan Exhibition": Runs through April 26. Historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

"Eye Candy" -- exhibit of works by Ken Cornet and Tyler Farmen: Runs through May 5. The Silo, Upland Road. For more information, call 860-355-0300.

ROXBURY

"Reformations" -- works by Erin Walrath: Runs through April 11. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

"Colorful Memories" -- works by Rita Maduro Frenkel: Opening reception, April 18, 2-4 p.m. Runs through May 30. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

Washington

Exhibit of works by Hilarie Johnson: Runs through April 24. 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, Bantam. 860-567-0006.

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

Music/Dance

KENT

Coffee house with Luncinda Rowe and Michael Connolly: April 11, 7:30 p.m. Kent Community House, 93 North Main St. $10 cover.

Washington

Kent Singers concert of English coronation music: April 12, 3 p.m. Pre-concert talk with director Matt Travis, 2:30 p.m. First Congregational Church on the Green. $12 in advance. $15 at door. Free/child under 12.For more information and RSVP, call 860-619-8110.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Easter egg hunt: April 4, 10 a.m. Hosted by grange and town at recreation area, Sarah Sanford Road.

Bridgewater Grange meeting: April 8, 7:30 p.m. At St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Main Street. For more information, call Nancy Mascio at 860-354-2028.

Senior center events: April 9: bingo, 6:30 p.m. Screening of "The Honeymooners," 6:30 p.m. April 14: "Introduction to the new Windows 10," 10 a.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.

Gaylordsville

"Leaving and Arriving" retreat: April 4, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

Christian Healing Ministries School of Healing Prayer Level 1 and II courses: Level 1: April 14, 6-8 p.m. Runs for 13 weeks. Dinner, 5:30 p.m. Level II: April 15, 10 a.m.-noon. Runs for 13 weeks. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. $160. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

Kent

"Losing weight": April 8, 5-6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. Part of wellness series. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

Kent Informal Club meeting: April 8, 2 p.m. Town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. With guest speaker Connie Manes, executive director of Kent Land Trust and KLT board member Wendy Murphy

Whittling session: April 11. Hosted by Kent Historical Society at art barn, Seven Hearths, 4 Studio Hill Road. For ages 8 and older. For information and RSVP, visit http://www.hysb.org/fyi-sign-up.html.

Information session about upcomimg hands-on stone workshops with master stonemason Carol Dill : April 11, 9 a.m. Town hall, Kent Green Boulevard.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

Easter sunrise service: April 5, sunrise. At the Stone Church, New Preston Hill.

New Milford

Easter offerings: April 3: Good Friday service, 7 p.m. April 5: breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Service, 10:30 a.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road.

Ecumenical Faith Walk: April 3, noon. Village Green.

Easter offerings: April 5. Morning Glory worship, 8 a m. "Resurrection of Jesus" Christian education, 9:45 a.m. "I'll Rise Again" worship, 11 a.m. First Apostolic Gathering of New Milford, Inc., at railroad station, Railroad Street.

Evening general book discussion group: April 6, 6:30-8 p.m. Meets first Monday each month, 6:30-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Abby Ripley. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Teen book club meeting: April 6, 6-7 p.m. Meets first Monday each month, 6-7 p.m. Library, Main Street. Open to teens in grades 7-12. For information, call 860-355-1191.

Republican Town Committee meeting: April 6, 7:15 p.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

Caregivers Support Group: April 7 and 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.

Connecticut real estate licensing course: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30-9:30 p.m. beginning April 7. For information, fees and RSVP, call the Greater New Milford Board of Realtors at 860-355-0994.

Positive parenting course: April 7 or April 13, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Offered by the Youth Agency at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.

Program with author Julian Padowicz: April 8, 6 p.m. Hospital, 21 Elm St. Author of "Mother and Me, Escape from Warsaw." For information, call 860-210-5341.

Housatonic Business Alliance meeting: April 9: with Audrey King of Kent Greenhouse & Gardens, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

"Ramping Up Your Revenue" Lunch & Learn seminar: April 9, noon-1:30 p.m. Hosted by Chamber of Commerce at railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-6080 or email nmcc@newmilford-chamber.com.

Writer's support group: April 9, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Meets first Thursday each month, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and sign up, call 860-355-1191.

Suicide prevention training: April 11, 10-11:30 a.m. Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.

"A Course in Past Life Drawing": April 11, 1-4 p.m. Enchanted New Age Gifts & Toys, 285 Litchfield Road. With Irene Clark. For more information, call 860-350-3898.

Spaghetti supper: April 11, 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.

Living Without a Partner bereavement group: April 14 and 28, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Parenting support and education group for young parents: April 14, 3-4 p.m. Meets second and fouth Tuesday each month, 3-4 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For parents and expectant parents 23 and under. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.

Roxbury

Easter offerings: Easter April 5: service, 10:30 a.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St.

Easter sunrise service: April 5, 6:30 a.m. Hosted by Roxbury Congregational Church, Good Hill Road, near Route 317 at Upper Grassy Hill Road at Woodbury town line.

Easter service: April 5, 8:30 a.m. St. Patrick Church, 25 Church St.

Sherman

"Great Decisions" series kick-off: 10 a.m. April 12: "Russia and the Near Abroad." Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $50. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050.

Washington

Easter offerings: April 3: Liturgy of Lord's Passion, 3 p.m. Stations of the Cross, 7 p.m. April 4: Easter vigil Mass, 7 p.m. April 5: Easter worship, 10:30 a.m. Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 34 Green Hill Road.

Easter offerings: April 3: Good Friday liturgey, 7 p.m. April 4: Holy Saturday service, 7:30 p.m. April 5: Easter servuce, 10 a.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, 78 Green Hill Road.

Easter bake and flower sale: April 4, 8:30 a.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road.

Easter offerings: April 5: Easter service, 10:30 a.m., followed by an egg hunt. Salem Covenant Church, Baldwin Hill Road.

Book signings: April 4, 2 p.m. With Marie Bostwick, author of "The Second Sister." April 4: with Rosemary Wells, author of "Max and Ruby" series and "Use Your Words, Sophie," 4 p.m. April 11: with Gregg Mangan, author of "On This Day in Connecticut History," 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road.

Program with dog listener Pat Wright: April 9, 6 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

Easter egg hunt: April 11, 11 a.m. Glenholme School, 99 Sabbaday Lane. Bring canned food idea for food bank.

Doll house workshop: April 11, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. Bring box. For more information, call 860-868-2310.

Institute for American Indian Studies event: April 12: "Africans in the Colonial Northeast: Archaeological Research," 3 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518.

Area towns

Business Expo: April 7, 5-7:30 p.m. Hosted by Waterbury Regioanl Chamber's Small Business Council at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Southbury. $10. For more information, visit www.waterburychamber.com.

Theater

SHERMAN

"1984": Runs Fridays-Saturdays, April 10 through May 3, 8 p.m. April 19 and May 3, 2 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $22/person. $11/student with id and cash. Half-price-night, April 9, 8 p.m. For more information or reservations, call 860-354-3622 or visit www.theshermanplayhouse.org.