Published 12:00 am, Thursday, May 11, 2017
“All Around Litchfield” - works by Lorraine Ryan of New Milford: Runs through May 31. Library, 62 Main St. South. For more information, call 860-354-6937. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
“Then and Now” - works by Thomas Franken of South Kent: Reception with artist, May 13, 2-4 p.m. Runs through June 30. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP to the reception, call 860-927-3761.
“Art of Feast of Art” - works by four artists: May 13, 2-4 p.m. Silo Gallery at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Hill. Featuring works by Jack Rosenberg, Elizabeth McDonald, Ann Mallory and Judy Jackson. For more information, call 860-355-0300.
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.
Senior center offerings: May 18: birthday social, 1 p.m. May 25: monthly lunch, noon. $7. Senior center, Hut Hill Road.
Bake sale: May 20, 9 a.m. Hosted by Bridgewater Grange at firehouse, Main Street.
Plant mart: May 20, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Hosted by Roxbury-Bridgewater Garden Club at firehouse, Route 133.
Flea market: May 28, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by Gaylordsville Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, Fireman’s Ball Field, Route 7.
Dinner to benefit purchase of Lucas 3 Chest Compression System: May 12, 6-8 p.m. Hosted by Kent Republican Town Committee at KVFD, 28 Maple St. $10/person. $15/couple. $25/immediate family. Benefits purchase of a Lucas 3 Chest Compression System for KVFD. For tickets or to purchase pies, contact Susie Rundall at 860-927-4119 or Mike Petrone at 203-788-5347.
Spring book discussion group: May 18: “The Buddha in the Attic” by Julie Otsaka, 5-6:15 p.m. June 15: “Hotel at the Corner of Bitter and Sweet” by Jamie Ford, 5-6:!5 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
Spring tag sale: May 20, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Hosted by Kent Garden Club on lawn of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Route 7.
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. Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. At 25 Church St. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Paradice Cruisers cruise night: Tuesdays, 5 p.m.-dusk. Between Panera Bread and Webster Bank at Litchfield Crossings, Route 7 South.
Tag sale: May 12-13, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Butter Brook Hill Apartments, off Hillside Avenue.
Spaghetti dinners: May 13, 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.
Program with beaver expert Mike Callahan: May 13, 10 a.m.-noon. Presented by Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust at Smyrski Farm, 238 Merryall Road. For more information and RSVP, email email@example.com by May 8.
Stamp Out Hunger: May 13. Leave bags of non-perishable groceries at mailbox. Items will be picked up by carriers. If cannot leave bag out, bags may be delivered to Social Services, 40 Main St., weekdays, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Stock Traders Club meeting: May 15, 6 p.m. At The Makery, Bank Street.
Caregivers Support Group: May 16, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
“Melanoma and Skin Cancer Prevention and Awareness”: May 17. Optional dinner at café, 6 p.m. Program with Dr. Kirstin Pilchard, 6:30 p.m. New Milford Hospital, 21 Elm St. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-5302.
Remembrances grief and bereavement support group for adults: May 18, 6:30-8 p.m. New Milford Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Adult care and safety day: May 18, 10 a.m.-noon. Senior center, 40 Main St. With representatives from TRIAD, the New Milford VNA and Adult Protective Services. Includes continental breakfast. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-6075.
Business Scene: May 18, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by Coldwell Banker and GoodWorks-New Milford Insurance at The Cookhouse, 31 Danbury Road.
Poetry book club: May 18, 6 p.m. 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.
May festival dinner-dance: May 20, 6 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road. Dinner-dances: $30/member. $40/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-7593.
Birdwalk: May 20, 6:30-10 a.m. Presented by Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust at Smyrski Farm, 238 Merryall Road. With Agnela Dimmitt. For more information and RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org by May 16.
Roast beef dinner: May 20, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $14/adult. $12/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
Rummage/bake sale: May 20, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St.
Discussion with David Leite and Joseph Montebello: May 20, 1:30 p.m. Library, South Street. Discussion of Leite’s memoir “Notes on a Banana, a Memoir of Love and Manic Depression.” For more information, call 860-350-2181.
Wildlife Line, Inc. fundraiser: May 13, 6:30-9 p.m. At White Silo Winery, 32 Route 37 East. Includes wine tasting, snacks and silent auction. $25/person. For more information, advance tickets and list of items the organization welcomes as donations, visit www.thewildlifeline.org.
“The Dinner Party” dinner theater: May 19, 7 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. . $40. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050 by May 16.
Word Weavers: May 20, 9 a.m.-noon. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call Carol at 203-702-7006.
“A Tour Around the World” food festival: May 21, 2-4 p.m. Robbyn’s Nest Education Center, Sherman Commons, Suite 2B, off Route 37. $15/adult. $10/child 11 and under. $25/family of four. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-0099.
Barrel tasting: May 20-21, noon-5 p.m. Hopkins Vineyard, Hopkins Road. Includes music, food and barrel tastings. Bring chairs/blankets and picnic lunch. $12. For more information and tickets, visit www.hopkinsvineyard.com/events.
Pancake breakfast: May 21, 7:30-11 a.m. Hosted by Women’s Auxiliary of the Warren Volunteer Fire Department at Warren Community Center, Sackett Hill Road. $5/adult. $2/child. Free/child under 3.
HORSE spring open house: May 13, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. For information, call 860-868-1960.
Washington History Club at Night: May 16, 6:30 p.m. At library, Wykeham Road. Topic: service stations, garages, gas pumps, car dealers and mechanics then and now.
“The Role of Religion at The Gunnery, 1850-2016”: May 18, noon. Library, Wykeham Road. With Claire Lee, a 2016-17 Gunn Scholar. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7756.
Book discussions with Kathy Kehoe and Karen Silk: May 23: discussion of “Connecting with E.M. Forster,” 4:30 p.m. June 13: discussion of “A Passage to India,” 4:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
“Animal Farm”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m., through May 27, as well as May 21, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $23. $18/student and military personnel. For more information, call 860-350-6863.
“The House of Blue Leaves”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m., through May 13, as well as May 14, 2 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $24/adult. $12/student who pays cash and carries valid student ID. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-3622.