Published 12:00 am, Friday, February 9, 2018
Runs through Feb. 18. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy Store, 10 Main St. For more information, call 860-868-9003 or visit www.thesmithystore.com.
Exhibit of photographs by Ray Kwiatkoski: Runs through March 31. Library, Main Street.
“Kaleidoscope” - works by Monday Morning Art Group in Kent and Karen Chase: Runs through Feb. 25. At Columbia Green Community College, 4400 Route 23, Hudson, N.Y. Featuring works by Connie Horton, Patsy Stroble, Dorli DiGregorio, Connie Freer, Susan Lopardo and Trudy Walter, and award winning photographer Karen Chase.
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.
Live Irish music: Tuesdays, 7-10 p.m. Bull’s Bridge Inn, 333 Kent Road. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Irish happy hour with Bill Wisnowski: Feb. 11: with guests Julie Sorcek and Jennifer Terry, 5 p.m. Feb. 18: with guests Julie Sorcek and Gordon and Liz Jones, 5 p.m. Wisnowski performs Sundays through March 18, 5-7:30 p.m. The Abbey, 132 Danbury Road. For more information, call 860-799-6464.
“New Year, New You” health series: Feb. 9: with Dr. Arthur Klein or Family First Chiropractic and Wellness Center in New Milford, who will discuss ways to prevent Alzheimer’s, 7 p.m. Feb. 23: “Herbs for the Aging Brain” with nutritionist Alison Birks, 7 p.m. Library, 62 Main St. South. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
Voices of Poetry reading: Feb. 10, 4-6 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. With poets David K. Leff, Lori Desrosiers, Patrick Donnelly and Karen Skolfield.
Henna classes: Feb. 10: mandalas, flowers, vines and leaves, 4-5 p.m. March 10: finger embellishments, 4-5 p.m. April 14: design layouts, 4-5 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Henna artist Elyse Sadtler. $20/class. $85/series. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
“How to Create Better Videos”: Feb. 10, 2-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. With staff from Charter Spectrum CTV-192. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
Family skate fundraiser: Feb. 18, 4-6 p.m. Presented by library’s parents’ committee at Kent School ice rink, 1 Macedonia Road. $2/child. $4/adult. $10/family. Skates available to rent at Annie Bananie in town. Must wear hat per rink policy.
Maple syrup tours: Runs through March. Presented by New Milford Youth Agency at Sullivan Farm, 140 Park Lane Road (Route 202). 45-minute tours include demonstrations, processing techniques, tastings and more. $5/participant. Free/chaperone with a minimum of 10 people per group. For more information, call Vincent at 860-210-2030 or email Vincent@youthagency.org.
Spaghetti supper: Feb. 10, 4:30-6:30 p.m. New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road. $12/adult. $10/senior. $4/child 6-12. Free/child 5 and under. $25 maximum per family.
“Second Saturday Stars” program - “Exploration of Jupiter by Robotic Spacecraft”: Feb. 10, 7-9 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South.
Valentine’s dance for special needs children, teens and their families: Feb. 11, 2-4 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information, call 860-210-2030.
“Fairfield County Idol”: Feb. 11. Beginning at 3 p.m. 1st and 10 Sports Bar & Grill, 507 Danbury Road (Route 7). For more information, call 203-788-8922.
Parenting support and education group for young parents: Feb. 13 and 27. 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.
Living Without a Partner bereavement group: Feb. 13 and 27, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Ash Wednesday services: Feb. 14. Imposition of ashes, 7-8 a.m. Soup supper, 6 p.m. Holy Eucharist, 7 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. Church will be open all day for prayer and meditation.
AARP meeting and program: Feb. 14, noon. At Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. Includes Valentine’s party and Bingo.
Caregivers Support Group: Feb. 15, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
“Lunch & Learn Seminar” about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Acts of 2017”: Feb. 15, noon-1:15 p.m. Co-sponsored by the Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce and Bakewell & Mulhare, LLC at 19 Main venue at 19 Main St. For more information and RSVP, email email@example.com or call 860-354-6080 by Feb. 12.
Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: Feb. 15: with Jennifer Birdseye of Webster Bank, 7 a.m. At 19 Main venue, 19 Main St.
Roast beef dinner: Feb. 17, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $14/adult. $12/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
Shrove Tuesday pancake supper: Feb. 13, 5:30-7 p.m. Christ Church, corner of South Street and Wellers Bridge Road.
Program of Shakespeare’s sonnets: Feb. 14, 2-4 p.m. At Hodge Memorial Library, 4 North St. Doug Winkel will moderate informal discussion between sonnets about sonnet form, symbols, and the context and scope of Shakespeare’s love sonnets.
Word Weavers: Feb. 17. Meets third Saturday each month, 9 a.m.-noon. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call Carol at 203-702-7006.
“For the Love of Shakespeare” program of scenes songs and monologues centered around love themes in some of Shakespeare’s plays: Feb. 17, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 18, 2 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $15/member. $20/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050 by Feb. 12.
Lenten lunches: Sundays, Feb. 18-March 25, following 10 a.m. worship. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call 860-354-6114.
Youth offerings: Feb. 10: Valentine craft, 1 p.m. Feb. 17: indoor sports fest, 1 p.m. Feb. 24: Dr. Seuss crafts, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.
Montessori experience for 3- and 4-year-olds: Feb. 10, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike. For more information and RSVP, visit www. washingtonmontessori.org/experiencewms or call 860-868-0551.
HORSE’s Valentine’s Day celebration: Feb. 10, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Snow date, Feb. 11. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road.
Movie screenings: Feb. 12: “Mark Felt: The Main that Brought Down the White House,” 1 p.m. Feb. 26: “Goodbye Christopher Robin,” 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, visit www.gunnlibrary.org.
Washington Montessori School information sessions: Feb. 13: “Adolescent Development” Q&A, 8:45 a.m. Washington Montessori School, Route 202. For more information, call 860-868-0551.
Ash Wednesday service: Feb. 14, 7 p.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road. Includes communion and imposition of the ashes. For more information, call 860—868-2794.
Lenten lunches: Wednesdays, Feb. 14-March 21, noon-1 p.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-2794.
Program with James Nolan about “Delivering Little Boy”: Feb. 15, 7 p.m. Ogden D. Miller Memorial Athletic Center’s lower gym at the Gunnery, 99 Green Hill Road. Will include discussion of “Delivering Little Boy,” which focuses on the Manhattan Project and the nuclear age.
Trail camera workshop: Feb. 11, 2-3 p.m. Hosted by Great Hollow Nature Preserve, 225 State Route 37, New Fairfield. Free. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Proof”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m., Feb. 16-March 10, as well as March 4, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $25/reserved seat. $20/student and military personnel. Free dress rehearsal for seniors Feb. 15, 8 p.m. Pay-what-you-can-night, Feb. 22, 8 p.m. For more information and RSVP, call 860-350-6863.
Auditions for “The Taming of the Shrew”: Feb. 12-13, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. Seeking a cast of 10 to 15 men ages 10 to 70 and three women ages 16 to 70. For more information, email email@example.com.