“New Diversions” - works by Kathy Barlow:
Runs through Jan. 28. Library, 62 Main St. South. For information, call 860-354-6937.
“Landscapes” - exhibit of works by Beth Carlson:
Runs through Feb. 28. Reception, Jan. 21, 2:30-4 p.m. Library, Main Street.
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Exhibit of works by Tom Hlas:
Jan. 3-Feb. 19. Reception, Jan. 14, 4-6 p.m. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy, 10 Main St.
Exhibit of works by Chris Manning and Kerri Gaudelli:
Runs through Jan. 30. Reception with artist, Jan. 12, 6:30-8 p.m. Edward J. Duffy Gallery at Canterbury School, Aspetuck Avenue. Hours:
Exhibit of works by Richard Stalter of Gaylordsville:
Runs through Feb. 4. Library, Main Street.
Works by Cynthia O’Connor:
Runs through February. McKinney and Doyle Restaurant, Charles Coleman Boulevard, Pawling, N.Y. For more information, call 845-855-3875.
Bank Street Theater:
46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line). 860-354-9911 (office).
115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-1916 (box office). 860-567-0006 (show times).
Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 888-AMC-4FUN.
Jan. 16, 7 p.m. Discussion of “Razzle Dazzle: The Battle for Broadway” by Michael Riedel. Library, Main Street. For information, call 860-354-6937.
Senior Center events:
Mondays: line dancing, 11 a.m. Tuesdays: Computer Group, 10 a.m. Visits with municipal agent, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Silver Needles, 1 p. m. VNA blood pressure screening, 1-2 p. m. Wednesdays: Tai Chi, 10:30 a.m. Mahjongg, 1 p.m. Thursdays: coffee hour, 10:30 a.m. Fridays: poker, 10 a.m. Chair yoga, 10:30 a.m. Canasta, 1 p.m. Senior center, Hut Hill Road.
Jan. 14: with Caroline Nastro, author of “The Bear Who Couldn’t Sleep,” 2-3 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St.
Kent Library Association annual meeting:
Jan. 14, 2 p.m. Snow date, Jan. 21. Library, Main Street.
Junior Library offerings:
Tuesdays: Rhythm and Rhyme, 10:45 a.m. Thursdays: Lunch Bunch, 12:15 p.m. Varying times: story times for children, call for details. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
New Milford Apostolic, Inc. events:
Morning Glory worship: Sundays, 8-9:30 a.m. Education hour: Sundays, 9:45 a.m. Worship, 11-12:30 p.m. Future gatherings: Jan. 15 and 22 (none Jan. 29). Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Future gatherings: Jan. 18 and 25. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Future gatherings: Jan. 13 and 27. At railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“TV Serial Dinners”:
Saturdays, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, 2 pm. Charter Public Access Channel 192. With Dee Biglin of New Milford.
Jan. 14, 4:30-6:30 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $12/adult. $10/senior. $4/child 6-12. Free/child 5 and under.
Jan. 14, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Catherine E. Lillis Administration Building at 50 East St.
Voices of Poetry event
in memory of Susan Tuz:
Jan. 14, 2 p.m. First Congregational Church, 36 Main St.
Book discussion group for science fiction readers:
Jan. 16. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Caregivers Support Group:
Jan. 17, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
“True Nature of Paranormal”:
Jan. 18, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With William J. Hall, author, lecturer and investigator. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Housatonic Business Alliance meetings:
Jan. 19: with Michael Giacona of Full Circle Promos, LLC, 8 a.m. Jan. 26: with David Febrraio of Structured Home Solutions Audio/Video, 8 a.m. Feb. 2: with Donald Hicks of North Sky Photography, 8 a.m. At United Bank Building, 19 Main St.
Poetry book club:
Jan. 19, 6 p.m. Snow date, fourth Thursday each month. Library, Main Street. With James Scrimgeour, New Milford’s poet laureate. For more information, RSVP and to find out how to get a packet of poems for each month, call 860-355-1191.
Chamber of Commerce Business Scene:
Jan. 19, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by Cramer & Anderson, the New Milford VNA & Hospice and VNA Home at 1st and 10 Sports Bar & Grill, 506 Danbury Road.
Bereavement Support Group:
Jan. 19, 6:30 p.m. New Milford Visiting Nurse Association, 68 Park Lane Road. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Roast beef dinner:
Jan. 21, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $14/adult. $12/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
POW/MIA bell-ringing ceremony:
Jan. 22. Gather, 11:45 a.m. Ceremony, noon. Hosted by Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Connecticut Forget-Me-Nots at St. Francis Xavier parish center, Elm Street. Bring handbell.
“Understanding Challenging Behaviors in Young Children”:
Jan. 23, 6:30 p.m. Snow date, Jan. 30. Sarah Noble Intermediate School, Sunny Valley Road. A Parents as Partners presentation by Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center. For more information and RSVP, visit www.cpacinc.org/upcoming -events. To arrange for child care, call 860-354-2654 and ask to speak to Beth or Linda.
Jan. 20, 9 a.m.-noon. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call Carol at 203-702-7006.
Jan. 20, 7:30 p.m. Library, Sherman Center. Discussion of “The Door” by Magda Szabo.
Jan. 15, 7:30-11 a.m. Hosted by Woman’s Auxiliary of the Warren Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. at Warren Community Center, Sackett Hill Road. $5/adult. $2/child. Free/child under 3.
“Aging in Place”:
Jan. 17, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With Sara Guillemette of FirstLight Home Care of Western CT. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Five-week health initiative:
Jan. 19: “Get Fit” with Melissa Evans, 7 p.m. Town Hall, Bryan Plaza. Jan. 25: yoga with Anne Hungerford, time to be announced. ahYoga, 168 New Milford Turnpike (Route 202), New Preston. For more information, call Washington Parks & Recreation at 860-868-1519.
Winter survival walk:
Jan. 21, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p. m. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. $15/non-member. $12/member. $8/child.
After School Art Program (ASAP) workshops:
Registration for a variety of classes ongoing. At various locations in Region 12 school district. For more information and registration, call 860-868-0740 or visit www.afterschoolartsprogram.org.
Registration for German language instruction:
Ongoing. Classes begin Jan. 17. Immanuel Lutheran School, 18 Clapboard Ridge Road, Danbury. For more information, call 860-354-2120 or 203-775-8243.
Auditions for “Animal Farm”:
Jan. 29-30, 7-9 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. For more information, email the director at email@example.com.
Auditions for “Hair: The Musical”:
Jan. 14-15, 6-9 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. For more information, call the director at 203-733-2762.