Reception, Oct. 21, 3-6 p.m. Runs through Oct. 31. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP to reception, call 860-927-3761.
“The Founders of Kent: Starting from Scratch on the Colonial Frontier”: Open weekends, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Through October. Seven Hearths, Route 7. For more information, call 860-927-4587.
Exhibit of photography by Rachael Wright: Runs through Nov. 11. Library, Main Street.
Exhibit of New Milford Barn Quilt Trail paintings by Lorraine Ryan: Runs through November. Gallery 25 at railroad station, Railroad Street.
“Reflective Abstraction” - photography by Paul Doherty: Runs through Oct. 28. Library, South Street.
“Fabric Meditations [on] Our Island Home” - works by Angela Suter Liptack: Runs through Oct. 28. Library, Wykeham Road.
Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line). 860-354-9911 (office).
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.
“Music in the Nave” concert with the Rosewood Chamber Ensemble: Oct. 22, 4 p.m. St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1 North Main St. $15 at door. $13 at door at http://MITNKentCT.eventbrite.com. Free/child 18 and under or with a student ID. For more information, call 860-927-3486.
Music by Dan Mustin: Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m. The Abbey, 132 Danbury Road.
Music by Al Burgasser: Oct. 20, 8 p.m. Thompson’s Restaurant, 300 Kent Road.
Music by Trevor Anthony: Oct. 21, 7 p.m. Italia Mia, 223 Danbury Road.
Music by The Trolls: Oct. 21, 9 p.m. Fast Eddie’s Billiards Café, 46 Old State Road. $5.
Music by Ethan James: Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Zaragoza, 31 Bank St.
Music by Lumos: Oct. 25, 6:30 p.m. Dagwood’s, Bank Street.
Music by Lumos: Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m. Amore, 1 Route 37.
Senior center offerings: Oct. 21: Program on genealogy by the Bridgewater Historical Society, 1 p.m. Oct. 28: Halloween party, 4-6 p.m. Dress in costume. Prizes will be awarded. Sign up required. Senior center, Hut Hill Road.
“Evolution of Empathy: Our Heritage, Our Future”: Oct. 27, 7 p.m. Library, 62 Main St. South. With Tamsin Looker, PhD. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
Trunk or Treat: Oct. 31, dusk. Near St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Main Street.
Book signing: Oct. 21: with Kristi Carlson, author of “Eat Like a Gilmore,” 1-3 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St.
“Diabetes: Our Journey to Our Health”: Oct. 28, 2:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Anne Bernardin of Simple Organizing Solutions. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
Connecticut Bird Atlas presentation: Oct. 30, 7 p.m. At Marvelwood School, 476 Skiff Mountain Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-1528.
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: Oct. 22 (not Oct. 29). Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Future gatherings: Oct. 25. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Future gatherings: Oct. 27. At 25 Church St. Movie screening: Oct. 21, 12:30-1:30 p.m. for children. 2-3:30 p.m. for families and children. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Flu shots: By appointment or Fridays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. New Milford Visiting Nurse Association, 68 Park Lane Road. Bring insurance card. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Haunted Trail: Oct. 20-21, 6-10 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. $15. Tickets available in advance at Universe.com/scarrybrooke. Also available at the event.
“Flashdance, A Throwback to the 1980s”: Oct. 20, 7-11 p.m. Presented by Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce at 19 Main venue, 19 Main St. Guests are encouraged to wear 1980s attire. Music by One Plug Entertainment. $45 ticket includes light appetizers and two drink tickets. For people 21 and older only. For more information and tickets, visit www.newmilford-chamber/flashdance or buy tickets at the door.
Pasta dinner: Oct. 21, 5-8 p.m. Hosted by Boy Scout Troop 31 at First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. $8/person or $30/family of five.
Roast beef dinner: Oct. 21, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $14/adult. $12/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
On-site gathering at Old Boardman Bridge: Oct. 22, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. At Old Boardman Bridge, Boardman Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-7137.
“Creativity: Where it Comes From and Where it Can Go” workshop: Oct. 22, 3-4:30 p.m. Hosted by After School Arts Program at Makery Coworking, Bank Street. With Michael Moschen, world-renowned visionary performing artist. $25. For more information and tickets, visit asapmm.eventbrite.com or call 860-868-0740.
“Help! My Child is Struggling in School” Parents as Partners program: Oct. 23, 6:30 p.m. Presented by Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center at Sarah Noble Intermediate School, Sunny Valley Road. Registration is required by visiting https://tinyurl.com/ycg8gckr. For more information, call 860-354-2654.
Free language learning resource Mango Languages classes: Oct. 25, 2-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
VFW session with state veteran service officer: Oct. 25, 9 a.m.-noon. VFW, Avery Road. With Peter DiMaria. For more information and an appointment, call 203-805-6340.
Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: Oct. 26: with Scott Coulter of Children’s Movement Center, 7 a.m. Nov. 2: with Hedy Kinney of Payroll Ease, 7 a.m. Nov. 9: with Ed Sawyer of Sawyer Plumbing, 7 a.m. Nov. 16: with Wayne Locke of Matson Financial Advisors, 7 a.m. At 19 Main venue, 19 Main St.
Discussion of “An Education in the Grotesque, the Gargoyles of Yale University”: Oct. 26, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Matthew Duman, photographer and author. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
E-book Q&A sessions: Oct. 26, 11 a.m.-noon. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Wine tasting: Oct. 27. 19 Main venue, 19 Main St. Co-sponsored by Nejaime’s Wine & Spirits and New Milford Spirit Shoppe. $75 VIP ticket includes 6 p.m. admission to the tasting and exclusive access to the VIP lounge. $40 general ticket includes 7 p.m. admission to the tasting. To purchase tickets for A Wicked Wine Evening, visit or stop by New Milford Spirit Shoppe or Nejaime’s Wine & Spirits. You can also purchase on line at www.star999.com/pinktober.aspx.
Special effects and makeup sessions for Halloween: Oct. 27-28 and 31. Village Center for the Arts, 12 Main St. For more information and an appointment, call 860-354-4318.
Pumpkin carving event for families: Oct. 28, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. Includes pumpkin carving, pumpkin cookie decorating, Halloween book readings and more. $25/child. Free/parent. For more information, call 860-355-0300.
“Trunk or Treat”: Oct. 31, 5:15-7:30 p.m. Hosted by New Milford Parks & Recreation on Village Green. For more information, call 860-355-6050.
Open house at historic one-room schoolhouse on Widmark Preserve: Oct. 22, 1-3 p.m. Corner of Tophet and Schoolhouse Roads.
Early morning bird walks: Oct. 25 and 31, 8-11 a.m. Sponsored by Connecticut Audubon Society at Deer Pond, 57 Wakeman Hill Road. Free/CAS member. $5/non-member. For more information and RSVP, visit www.ctaudubon.org/deer-pond-farm or call 860-799-4074.
Robbyn’s Nest Education Center offerings: Oct. 28: travel tutorial, 3 p.m. Nov. 5: open house, 2-4 p.m. Nov. 5: “Royal Reception,” 2 p.m. Robbyn’s Nest Education Center, Sherman Commons, Suite 3, 1 Route 37 East. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-0099.
Registrar of Voters sessions: Oct. 31, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Geared for in-person registration. Nov. 6, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. For applicants turning 18, or gaining citizenship or residency after the Oct. 31 cut-off date but before 5 p.m. on Nov. 6. Town Hall, 50 Cemetery Road. For more information, call 860-868-7881, ext. 109.
Children’s library offerings: Oct. 21: pumpkin painting, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Bring pumpkin; all other supplies provided. Oct. 28: Halloween costume party and parade, 1 p.m. Youth offerings at library: Nov. 4: “Marble Run,” 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.
HORSE fall festival: Oct. 21, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. For more information, visit www.horseofct.org or call 860-868-1960.
“Forest Bathing with a Forester: An Exploration in Nature”: Oct. 21, noon-3 p.m. Co-hosted by Steep Rock Association and Lake Waramaug Association. Meet at Steep Rock riding ring, 2 Tunnel Road. For more information and RSVP, http://www.steeprockassoc.org/programs-and-events or calling 860-868-9131.
“Amadeus in Retrospect” - program about Wolfgang Mozart: Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586 or visit www.gunnlibrary.org.
Washington Green Cemetery Tour: Oct. 27, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Meet at museum on Wykeham Road. Tours start at 6:15 p.m. and depart every eight minutes. For more information, call 860-868-7586.
“I Do! I Do!”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m., through Oct. 22, as well as Oct. 22 at 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $28/reserved seat. $23/military personnel and students with valid ID. For more information and tickets, call 860-350-6863.