Calendar

Arts

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"Gardening for a Lifetime" pen and ink exhibit -- by Kimberly Day: Reception: March 6, 3-5 p.m. Runs through March. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1069.

Kent

Kent Art Association events: Through March 6: student show, noon-4 p.m. March 13-April 10: first member show, gallery hours. Through April 30: Shirley Howe artwork display. Artwork accepted through March 12, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. April 17-June 5: spring juried show. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989 or go to www.kentart.org.

New Milford

"Pop-Up Gallery": March 5, 5-7 p.m. Connecticut Memories, 77 Railroad St. $15. For more information or to purchase a ticket, go to hillsfilmfestival.org.

"New Milford VIII" -- art by New Milford High School art department:Runs through March 13. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm Trust, 44 Upland Road. Hours: Wednesdays-Mondays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Roxbury

"Two Friends" -- Diane Pfister paintings and Robin Johnson ceramics: Shown through April 4, 2-4 p.m. Minor Memorial Library, 23 South St. Hours: Mondays, noon-7 p.m., Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursdays, noon-5 p.m., Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

Washington

Washington Art Association 2011 member show: Reception: March 5, 4-6 p.m. Runs through March 23. Bryan Memorial Plaza, 3 Bryan Hall. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays, noon-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-2878 or go to www.washingtonartassociation.org.

Photography and pen and ink drawings -- by Cyndy Brissett: Runs through April 9. Gunn Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.

Historical/Museums

KENT

Seven Hearths: Open Saturdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Historical society's Seven Hearths museum, Route 7. Free admission. For more information, call 860-927-4587 or visit http://www.kenthistoricalsociety.org.

SHERMAN

The Old Store & Museum and Gift Shop: Open for season. Sherman Center. Open Thursdays-Sunday, noon-4 p.m. or whenever flag is out on front porch. For more information, call 860-350-3475.

Movies

Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line). 860-354-9911 (office). $9.50/adult $8.50/student. $7.50/senior or child. $5/bargain show before noon. $5/all-day Tuesday. $2 extra per 3D movie.

-Rango: PG. Friday 4:20, 7, 9 p.m. Saturday 11:25 a.m., 1:30, 4, 7, 9 p.m. Sunday 11:25 a.m., 1:30, 4, 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:20, 7 p.m.

-The Adjustment Bureau: PG-13. Friday 4:15, 7:15, 9:35 p.m. Saturday 1:45, 4:15, 7:15, 9:35 p.m. Sunday 11:35 a.m., 1:45, 4:15, 7:15 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:30, 7:10 p.m.

-Gnomeo and Juliet 3D: G. Friday 4:45, 6:50, 8:50 p.m. Saturday 1, 3, 5, 6:50, 8:50 p.m. Sunday 11:20 a.m., 1, 3, 5, 6:50 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:45, 6:50 p.m.

-Justin Bieber 3D: G. Friday 4:30, 6:45, 9 p.m. Saturday-Sunday 1:20, 4:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday 4:30 p.m.

-Unknown: PG-13. Friday-Saturday 7:10, 9:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday 7:10 p.m.

Bantam Cinema: 115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-1916 (box office). 860-567-0006 (show times).

-Barney's Version: R. Friday 7 p.m. Saturday 2, 4:45, 7:30 p.m. Sunday 2, 4:45 p.m Monday-Tuesday closed. Wednesday 2, 7 p.m. Thursday 7 p.m.

-The King's Speech: R. Friday 7:30 p.m. Saturday 2:30, 5:15, 8 p.m. Sunday 2:30, 5:15 p.m. Monday-Tuesday closed. Wednesday 2:15, 7:15 p.m. Thursday 7:15 p.m.

AMC: Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 203-796-7777. The theater recommends calling the box office to verify show times and prices.

Music/Dance

New Milford

"Halfway Home" Concert: March 4, 8 p.m. Bank Street Coffee House, 56 Bank St. For more information, call 203-948-8510.

Folk music: March 13, 2 p.m. New Milford Public Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1191 ext. 203.

Country line dancing: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church hall, Whittlesey Avenue. For more information, call 860-868-2683.

Sherman

Sherman Chamber Ensemble English publick house music: March 4, 8 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $30/person. For more information, call 860-355-5930.

Washington

JD Tuckers, live piano music by Hank Milligan: Thursdays 7-10 p.m., Sundays 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 38 Bee Brook Road. For more information, call 860-868-9605.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Senior center events: A variety of ongoing health and wellness offerings, exercises and games are offered throughout the week. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.

Gaylordsville

United Methodist Church events: March 5: men's group, 8 a.m. March 6: Sunday school leads church.

Kent

Service of Evensong: March 6, 5 p.m. St. Andrew's Church, 1 North Main St. $20/person. $10/.student.

Senior center activities: A variety of ongoing health and wellness offerings, exercises and games are offered throughout the week. Senior center, Swift Lane. For more information, call 860-927-1586 or 860-927-1003.

Kent Memorial Library events: Thursdays: Lunch Bunch for all ages, 12:15 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information or registration , call 860-927-3761.

New Milford

Girls' self-defense class: March 4, 2:30-5 p.m. The Maxx, 94 Railroad St. For more information or to RSVP, call 860-354-0047.

Public library events: March 5: "It Came from Outer Space" program ages 4 and up, 10:30 a.m. March 6: altered endings and twisted tales Sunday family program, 2 p.m. March 10: young adult counsel meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m. March 12: writers support group reading, 1 p.m. March 16: English gardening tradition class, 6:30 p.m. March 25: screening of "Harvey." First Wednesday of each month: Creative Writing Club for grades 5-12, 4-5 p.m. First and third Wednesday of each month: Writer's Support Group, 6:15-7:30 p.m. Second Wednesday of each month: Chess Group for K-12 students, 4 p.m. Fourth Wednesday of each month: Teen Talk Book Club, 4 p.m. Third Wednesday of each month: Anime and Manga Club for students in grades 6-12, 4 p.m. Third Friday each month: Book discussion group, 1 p.m. Last Wednesday of each month: The Sandwich Club for those worrying about grown children and aging parents, 7 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

AARP general meeting: March 9, noon. The Maxx, Railroad Street. Bring membership cards for renewal and nonperishable food item.

Ash Wednesday worship service: March 9, 7-7:30 p.m. First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-8283.

Kindergarten orientation night: March 10, 7-8 p.m. Hill and Plain, 60 Old Town Park Road. For more information, call 860-354-5430. Pettibone School, 2 Pickett District Road. For more information, call 860-354-3218. Northville Elementary School, 22 Hipp Road. For more information, call 860-355-3713.

Maple festival: March 12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 13, noon-4 p.m. Sullivan Farm, 140 Park Lane. For more information, call 860-354-0047.

Penny auction: March 12, 11 a.m. Drawing, 1 p.m. First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. $2 for 25 tickets. For more information, call 860-354-8283.

Spaghetti dinner: March 12, 5-7 p.m. New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $10/adult. $8/senior citizen. $4/child 6-12. $25 family maximum.

Irish night dinner: March 12, 6-8 p.m. Trinity Lutheran church, 107 Kent Road (Route 7). $10/adults over 10. $5/per child between 6 and 10. Free/child five and under. For more information, call 860-354-3450.

"Party Hearty Zumbathons": March 13, 2-4 p.m. CT Sports arena, 32 Still River Dr. For more information, call 630-337-0491.

New Milford Hospital events: Through March 14, Mondays: toddler communication play group. First session for ages 18-39 months old, 10-10:45 a.m. Second session for ages 2-and-a-half to 4 years, 10:45-11:30 a.m. $30. For more information, call 860-350-1595.

SNIS box-top collections: 2010-11 school year. Send to Leah c/o SNIS, 25 Sunny Valley Road, New Milford. For more information, e-mail leahforsnis@yahoo.com.

Senior Center events: A variety of ongoing health and wellness offerings, exercises and games are offered throughout the week. Senior Center, 40 Main St. For more information and to sign up, call 860-355-6075.

Line dancing: Mondays, 6:30-9:30 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, 7 Whittlesey Ave. For more information, call 860-868-2683 or e-mail sundownescape@charter.net.

Bingo: Knights of Columbus bingo, Mondays, 6:45 p.m. VFW bingo, Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. VFW Hall, Avery Road.

Roxbury

Senior center events: A variety of ongoing health and wellness offerings, exercises and games are offered throughout the week. Senior center, 7 South St. To sign up, call 860-210-0056.

Sherman

Dog wash for Sherman School fourth grade: March 6, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Purr-fect Pooch, 4 Cotton Tail Road. $25 for doggie bath and brush. $10 for ears and nails. For more informationor to make an appointment, call 860-355-5797.

Jewish Community Center events: March 6: reading of "Colonel Roosevelt" by Edmund Morris, 2-4 p.m. March 11: guided meditation classes with Nicole Davis, 7 p.m. Movie, 8 p.m. $20/member, $25/nonmember. Mondays: movement imagination, 10:30 a.m. Ages. 3-5. $12/class, $50/series. Monday, Wednesday, Friday mornings: fitness class, 9 a.m. $110/10 classes for JCC members and seniors, $130/10 classes for nonmembers. Tuesdays: yoga, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays: zumba interval training, 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays: zumba interval training, 6:30 p.m. Fridays: yoga, 10:40 a.m. Saturdays: zumba interval training, 9:30 a.m. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information or reservations, call 860-355-8050.

Senior Center events: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays: walking group, 9 a.m., at Sherman track. Mondays and Wednesdays: Pinochle card games, noon-4 p.m. Tuesdays: Bridge card games, 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays: exercise with Wii, 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays: shopping, call for ride. Tuesdays and Fridays: gentle yoga, 10:30 a.m. at Jewish Community Center. Fridays or last Tuesdays: Senior Dine, 11 a.m. at American Pie or last Tuesdays in Bethel. Senior center, old town hall, Sherman Center. For more information, call 860-354-2414.

Women's Bible study: Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Sherman Congregational Church, Church Road.

Washington

Shepaug Valley High School Jazz concert-- with USAF Band of the Northeast Jazz Trio: March 4, 5:30-7 p.m. High School, 159 South St. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

Spaghetti dinner: March 5, 5:30-7:30 p.m. American Legion Hall, Washington Depot. Call 860-868-7326.

IAIS events: March 5, 6: winter film festival, 2 p.m. March 12: PowerPoint of the role of Native American women, 1 p.m. March 13: lecture on the Templeton site, 3 p.m. Work by Monica Alexander, Metis and Mi'kmaq, will be featured in March. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, call 860-868-0518.

Gunn Memorial Library events: Adults' events: March 7: coffee hour readings, 10 a.m. March 12: Walter L. Powell lecture about "Connecticut Goes to War: The Fort Sumter Crisis and the Call to Arms," 2:30 p.m. Library, 5 Wykeham Road. For more information and registration for programs, call 860-868-2310.

Hickory Stick book signings: March 12: Frank Delaney "The Matchmaker of Kenmare," 2 p.m. March 13: David Monagan "Ireland Unhinged, Encounters with a Wildly Changing Country," 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-0525 or visit www.hickorystickbookshop.com.

Senior Center events: A variety of ongoing health and wellness offerings, exercises and games are offered throughout the week. Senior center, Bryan Hall Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-0735.

Television/Radio

GREATER NEW MILFORD

Faith Church's "Destined to Win": Tuesdays, 3 p.m. Fridays, 8:30 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

"The Bible Speaks": Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

"A New Day" radio show: Thursdays, 10-11 a.m. Hosted by Daphne Clarke-Hudson of New Milford. WDJZ 1530 AM or www.wdjzradio.com.

"A New Day" TV show: Thursdays, noon. Saturdays, 7 p.m. Hosted by Daphne Clarke-Hudson of New Milford. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

"Celebrate New Milford": Fridays, 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

Senior Happenings Plus: Regularly airs Mondays, 8:30 p.m., and Thursdays, 12:30 p.m. Charter Community TV Channel 21.

Theater

New Milford

"Annie Jr." performance: March 25-27. TheatreWorks, 4 Brookside Ave. For more information, call 860-350-6863 or visit http://theatreworks.us/index.php.

"Talk Radio" performance: March 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 8 p.m. March 13, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 4 Brookside Ave. For more information, call 860-350-6863 or visit http://theatreworks.us.