Published 12:00 am, Friday, March 16, 2018
Runs through March 31. Library, 62 Main St. South. Hours: Mondays and Thursdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
KAA members show: Opening reception, March 24, 2-4 p.m. Runs through April 15. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St.
“Out the Window” - exhibit of paintings by Susan Grisell: Runs through April 27. Reception March 24, 2-4 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP to the reception, call 860-927-3761.
Exhibit of works by Barbra Kraut and Joan Morosani: Runs through April 7. Reception with artists, March 31, 3-5 p.m. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy Store, 10 Main St. For more information, call 860-868-9003.
Exhibit of photographs by Ray Kwiatkoski: Runs through March 31. Library, Main Street.
“Marbles” - exhibit of ceramics works by Village Center for the Arts students: Runs through April 3. Library, Main Street. For more information, call Sharon Kaufman at VCA at 860-354-4318.
“Wink” paintings exhibit by April Crumrine: Runs through April 7. Library, South Street. Hours: Mondays, noon-7 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays, noon-5 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
“Farm Roads” - photography by Phyllis DiLeo: March 17-April 26. Artist’s reception, March 23, 6:30-8 p.m. Library, Sherman Center.
“Art of Imagined Landscapes” - paintings by Alissa Morabito: Runs through March 17. 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.
Live Irish music: Tuesdays, 7-10 p.m. Bull’s Bridge Inn, 333 Kent Road. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Irish music and dancing: March 17, 1-3:30 p.m. Sponsored by New Milford Commission on the Arts at Makery Coworking, 20 Bank St. Free.
St. Patrick’s Day show with My Dad’s Truck: March 17, 6-9 p.m. The Abbey, 132 Danbury Road. For more information, call 860-799-6464.
Irish happy hour with Bill Wisnowski: March 18: with guests Julie Sorcek and Susan Lang, 5 p.m. March 25: with guests Julie Sorcek and Dan Bonis, 5 p.m. The Abbey, 132 Danbury Road. For more information, call 860-799-6464.
Kent Singers concert of music by of Buxtehude, Mendelssohn, Mozart and Byrd: March 18, 5 p.m. At St. John’s Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Ave. $15 in advance. $20 at door. For more information, visit www.kentsingers.org.
“Your Voice Matters - Selecting the Region 12 School District Superintendent of Schools”: March 21, 7 p.m. Burnham School, Route 133.
“Pub Trivia at the Library”: March 24, 6-8 p.m. Library, Route 133. For persons 21 and older. With DJ and trivia master Dan Stra. For more information and RSVP, visit www.burnhamlibrary.org or call 860-354-6937.
Digital device help: First Saturday of each month: one-on-one instruction with Michael Jay, noon-1:30 p.m. Bring iPhone, iPad, MacBook, etc. Second Saturday of each month: device solutions with Bryan Gundel. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
“Our Town Sense of Community, Life on Kent Farms”: March 18, 2 p.m. Hosted by Kent Historical Society at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. $5. For more information, call 860-927-4587.
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 email@example.com.
Two Towns Tabletop Game Club: First Wednesday of each month, 6 p.m. and second Saturday of each month, 2 p.m. New Milford Public Library, Main Street. Third and fourth Wednesday each month, 6 p.m. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. South, Bridgewater. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
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.
Free instruction on digital devices: Mondays in March, 10 a.m.-noon. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
Free screening of “Fanatic Heart,” a film about the Celtic rock band Black 47: March 17, 7-9 p.m. Presented by the film commission at Bank Street Theater, Bank Street. Features Q&A with band member Joe Burcaw and a catered reception.
St. Patrick’s Day-themed escape room event: March 17, 7 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information or to sign up for a 30-minute time slot, call 860-355-1191, ext. 2.
St. Patrick’s Day dinner: March 17, 6:30-8 p.m. VFW hall, Avery Road. $20. For more information and tickets, call 203-948-5772 or visit the hall.
Roast beef dinner: March 17, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $14/adult. $12/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
Arion Singing Society event: March 18: St. Patrick’s Day dinner-dance, 2 p.m. $30/member. $40/non-member. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road. For more information and RSVP, call 203-740-7599 or 860-354-7593.
Caregivers Support Group: March 20, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Spring flower arrangement talk and workshop: March 21, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With members of the New Milford Garden Club. Bring pruning shears or scissors and a box to carry arrangement home. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191, ext. 2.
Poetry book club with James Scrimgeour: March 22: discussion of William Butler Yeats, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. Pick up packet of poems to read during the first week of each month.
Book club about military history: March 22, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. Led by Gerard Monaghan. For more information, call 860-355-1191.
“They Called Her Reckless: A True Story of War, Love and One Extraordinary Horse”: March 22, 7 p.m. New Milford Historical Society & Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. With author Janet Barrett. Books will be available to purchase. For more information, call 860-354-3069.
Relaxation event: yoga and wine tasting event: March 23, 6 p.m. Presented by New Milford VNA & Hospice at AH Yoga Studio, 65 Bank St. $25. For more information, contact AH Yoga Studio at 860-868-6707 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or Deborah Matta at the VNA at 860-354-2216.
Rise-Up Easter/children’s Sunday school kick-off: March 24, 9-11:30 a.m. Riverview Baptist Church, 126 Kent Road. Includes games, movie, face painting and Easter egg hunt. For more information, call 860-354-0733.
Owl pellet workshop: March 24, 1-3 p.m. New Milford Historical Society & Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave. With educator Bob Coppola. For students in grades 2-5. $10. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-3069.
“Empty Bowl Dinner” to benefit Loaves and Fishes: March 24, 4:30-7:30 p.m. At St. John’s Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue. $15 in advance. $20 at door. For more information and tickets, call 203-417-1333 or email email@example.com.
“Recipe for Success” benefit for Community Culinary School of Northwestern CT: March 24, 5:30-8 p.m. At 19 Main venue, 19 Main St. $85/person. For more information and tickets, visit www.communityculinaryschool.org or call 203-512-5791.
Easter offerings: March 25: Palm Sunday service, 10 a.m., followed by free “Top Your Waffle Bar” brunch. March 29: Maundy Thursday service, 7 p.m. March 30: ecumenical prayer walk, noon. Meet at church steps. Free egg dye and movie event (bring own eggs), 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. April 1: Easter communion service, 10 a.m. First Congregational Church, 36 Main St.
Parenting support and education group for young parents: March 27, 3-4 p.m. 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: March 27, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
VFW session with state veteran service officer: March 28, 9 a.m.-noon. Meets fourth Wednesday of each month, 9 a.m.-noon. VFW, Avery Road. With Peter DiMaria. For more information and an appointment, call 203-805-6340.
“Your Voice Matters - Selecting the Region 12 School District Superintendent of Schools”: March 22, 7 p.m. Booth Free School, South Street.
Easter offerings: March 25: Palm Sunday Mass, 8:30 a.m. April 1: Easter Mass, 8:30 a.m. St. Patrick Church, 25 Church St.
Yoga classes: Tuesdays, 9:30-11 a.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St. With Suzanne Fitch. Bring mat. $10/session. For more information, call 860-355-1978.
Lenten lunches: Sundays through March 25, following 10 a.m. worship. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call 860-354-6114.
Word Weavers: March 17, 9 a.m.-noon. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call Carol at 203-702-7006.
Lenten lunches: Wednesdays through March 21, noon-1 p.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-2794.
Library offerings for youth: March 17: “Earthplace Animal Program,” 1 p.m. March 24: springtime crafts event, 1 p.m. March 31: Easter egg dyeing (bring own white, hard-boiled eggs), 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.
HORSE of CT volunteer day: March 17, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. HORSE of CT, 43 Wilbur Road. Tack sale, noon-3 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-1960.
St. Patrick’s Day dinner and dance: March 17, 5:30-9:30 p.m. Snow date, March 24. Sponsored by Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church at town hall, Bryan Hall Plaza. Includes corned beef and cabbage dinner, music by a DJ. BYOB. $25/person. For more information and tickets, call Joan at 860-868-2008, Tim at 860-210-1818 or the church at 860-868-2600.
Movie screenings: March 19: “Coco,” 1 p.m. March 26: “Shape of Water,” 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, visit www.gunnlibrary.org.
Washington History Club in the Morning meeting: March 19, 10 a.m. At senior center, Bryan Hall Plaza. Topic: Washington Supply. For more information, call 860-868-7756.
Easter offerings: March 24: Palm Sunday vigil, 5 p.m. March 25: Palm Sunday Mass, 10:30 a.m. March 29: Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord’s Supper, 7 p.m. March 30: Good Friday Passion of the Lord service, 3 p.m. March 31: Holy Saturday Easter vigil Mass, 7 p.m. April 1: Easter Mass, 10:30 a.m. Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 34 Green Hill Road.
Book signing with Marie Bostwick: March 24, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. Author of “Just in Time.”
“Proof”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. through March 10. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $25/reserved seat. $20/student and military personnel. For more information and RSVP, call 860-350-6863.
NMHS’ all-school musical “Curtains”: March 23-24 and April 6-7, 7 p.m. March 25, 3 p.m. April 7, 2 p.m. New Milford High School, Route 7 South. $10/reserved seat. For more information and tickets, call 860-350-6647, ext. 1552 or visit nmhsct.booktix.com.
“The Stranger”: March 23, 7 p.m. March 24, 8 p.m. Presented by Shepaug Dramatics at Shepaug Valley School, 159 South St. $10/adult. $5/student and senior. For more information and tickets, call 860-717-2444.