“Extending the Edges” - art by Lori Barker of Goshen: Runs through Nov. 14. Library, 62 Main St. South.
KAA juried photography show: Opening reception and awards presentation, Nov. 10, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Dec. 1. Kent Art Association Gallery, 21 Main St. South. Hours: Thursdays-Sundays, 1-5 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-3989.
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Photography exhibit featuring works by Rich Pomerantz and Sanaa Sondhi: Runs through Nov. 25. At The Loft Gallery at The Smithy Store, 10 Main St.
“Energy, 2018 Collection” - photos/graphics by Barbara Soares and Jim Stasiak: Nov. 2-25. Reception with artists, Nov. 11, 1:30-4:30 p.m. White Silo Farm & Winery, 2 Route 37 East. Open Fridays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
“One Thousand Bears Project” photography exhibit: Runs through Nov. 28. Library, Sherman Center. Features photography by Mako Kumano and John Charles.
“Sticks and Stones” - exhibit of works by Nicole Alger: Runs through Nov. 16. Library, Wykeham Road. Hours: Mondays and Fridays, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-7586.
“Music in the Nave” concert with St. Petersburg Men’s Ensemble: Nov. 10, 6 p.m. St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1 Main St. $13 in advance at http://bit.ly/SPME18 and $15 door. Free/student.
Concert with the Yale Whiffenpoofs: Nov. 2, 7 p.m. Presented by Roger Sherman Chapter, Daughters of the American at First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. $55/preferred seat. $35/general seat. $10/student. Portion of proceeds to benefit church’s Raise the Roof campaign. For more information and tickets, visit www.whiffs.eventbrite.com.
Irish happy hour with Uncle Bill Whiskey, aka Bill Wisnowski: Nov. 4: with guests Leif Smith, Victoria Munoz and Dale Jones, 5 p.m. Nov. 11: one-year anniversary show with guests Julie Sorcek and Dale Jones, 5 p.m. Nov. 18: with guests Chris Durham, Gypsy Ali and Dale Jones, 5 p.m. The Abbey, 132 Danbury Road. For more information, call 860-799-6464.
Music by WildCat Creek: Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $20/member. $25/non-member. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050 by Nov. 2.
Registration sessions: Nov. 5: limited registration to admit all those seeking to vote whose qualification as to age, citizenship or residence was attained since Oct. 30, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Town hall, Route 133. For more information, call 860-354-5901.
Hilltop Center (Bridgewater Senior Center) activities: Nov. 10, 17 and 24: Exercises, 11 a.m. With Jill Weiss. Nov. 15: lunch, 12:15 p.m. Meal, beef stroganoff. Entertainment too. $12. Sign up required. Nov. 29: November/December birthday ice cream social, 1 p.m. Sign up required. Dec. 2: supper/concert club, including video presentation of “Radio City Christmas Spectacular featuring the Rockettes,” 4 p.m. Sign up required. Mondays: line dancing, 11 a.m. Tuesdays: appointments with Dawn MacNutt, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Computer Group, 10 a.m. Sliver Needles, 1 p.m. VNA Blood Pressure check (second Tuesday each month), 1 p.m. Wednesdays: Tai Chi with Dee Calvey, 10:30 a.m. Mahjongg 1 p.m. Thursdays: Special events. Fridays: Poker, 10 a.m. Chair Yoga with Elaine Donahue, 10:30 a.m. Canasta, 1 p.m. Hilltop Center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.
Two Towns Tabletop Game Club: Second Saturday of each month, 1-5 p.m. Combination of Burnham Library in Bridgewater and New Milford Public Library, meets at New Milford Public Library, Main Street. Open to older teens and adults.
Turkey dinner: Nov. 3, 4:30-7 p.m. Gaylordsville United Methodist Church, 687 Kent Road (Route 7). $12/adult. $10/senior. $6/child. Free/child under 3.
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.
“UN Peacekeeping: Its Challenges & Latest Efforts”: Nov. 2, 2-4 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Kent resident resident Jean-Daniel Cloutier, who works in the field of information management in the Departments of Peacekeeping Operations and Field Support (DPKO-DFS) at the United Nations in New York. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
“Top 5 Tips for Apple Products”: Nov. 5, 2-4 p.m. Library, Main Street. With tech tutor Michael Jay. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
Annual veterans fundraiser: Nov. 9-11. Hosted by American Legion in Kent, in cooperation with Davis IGA, at Davis IGA.
Veterans Day ceremony and more: Nov. 11, 11 a.m. At Kent Veterans Memorial Monument, Maple Street. Followed by ceremony to dedicate tree planted in honor of veterans. Luncheon to honor veterans and their families at Sacred Heart Church to follow service and ceremony.
One-on-one tech help: Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon, through November. Library, Main Street.
Tech help: Third Thursday of each month: drop-in tech help, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. By appointment: one-on-one guidance for digital devices. 860-355-6075. Hosted by library at New Milford Senior Center, 40 Main St.
Pasta dinner: Nov. 2, 5-8 p.m. Hosted by Boy Scout Troop 66 at Odd Fellows Hall, Danbury Road (Route 7). $10/adult. $5/student and senior. $20 maximum per family with six people.
Rally for the library: Nov. 3, 9-11 a.m. Village Green.
Harrybrooke Park and Harden House Museum fall cleanup: Nov. 3, 9 a.m.-noon. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. Bring rakes, leaf blowers, gloves and other equipment, and check in at the Ohmen Pavilion, the first pavilion on the way into the park. For more information, call 860-799-6520.
“Stuff the Gazebo”: Nov. 3, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Co-hosted by Woman’s Club of Greater New Milford and United Way of Western Connecticut at bandstand, Village Green. Donations of non-perishable items such as boxed pie crusts, pie fillings, canned sweet potatoes/yams, cranberry sauce, canned vegetables, creamed soups, stuffing and turkey gravy sought.
Digital privacy workshop: Nov. 3, 10-11 a.m. Library, Main Street.
Children’s Center gala fundraiser: Nov. 3, 5-8 p.m. At St. John’s Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue. $100. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-1883.
POW/MIA Connecticut Forget-Me-Nots benefit dance: Nov. 3, 8 p.m.-midnight. At VFW Hall, Avery Road. Includes music by Flashback, door prizes, cash bar and snacks. Must be 21 and older. $10/person. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-2567.
Trinity Lutheran Church 60th anniversary celebration: Nov. 4, 10:30 a.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. Includes sermon by President Timpthy Yeadon, Bishop of the New England District. Followed by potluck lunch.
Fall fromage (cheese) festival: Nov. 4, noon-4 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, 8 Chapel Hill Road. Will feature cheese, ciders and wines locally and internationally sourced, as well as cheese-themed desserts. $15/person available at door and online at www.merryallcenter.org. For more information, email email@example.com.
Village Center for the Arts workshops: Nov. 4: leaf bowl workshop with Vickie, 1-4 p.m. $59 (general leaf bowl making) or $79 (general leaf bowl making plus glaze and second firing). Nov. 7, 14, 21 and 28: drawing with charcoal and pastels (paint own subject) with Betty Ann Medeiros, 1-3 p.m. $139. Nov. 17: paint along with Miss Deb, featuring a birch scene, 6-9 p.m. $35.
Caregivers Support Group: Nov. 6 and 20, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Special events for children and teens with special needs: Nov. 6: teddy bear picnic for children in grades K-3, 10 a.m.-noon. Youth Agency at JPCC, Pickett District Road. Nov. 17: family hike, 10:30 a.m. Train tunnel at Steep Rock Preserve in Washington. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.
Program about caregivers: Nov. 7, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Loren Gelberg-Goff, author of “Take Back your Life: A Caregiver’s Guide to Finding Freedom in the Midst of Overwhelm.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
“Challenge Gender Stereotypes”: Nov. 7, 7 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency at John Pettibone Community Center, 2 Pickett District Road. With Women’s Center of Greater Danbury. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.
“Breaking the Bind: Taking Control of Your Digital Life”: Nov. 7, 7 p.m. Hosted by Washington Montessori School at Makery Coworking, Bank Street. With Tal Fagin, former corporate attorney and certified life coach. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-0551, ext. 2161.
Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: Nov. 8: with Thomas Keutman, mortgage broker at Flagstar Bank, 7 a.m. Nov. 15: with personal trainer Louis Alhage of New Milford Fitness & Aquatics, 7 a.m. Meets at 19 Main venue, 19 Main St.
Community dinner: Nov. 8, 6 p.m. Hosted by Community Culinary School of Northwestern CT at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Whittlesey Avenue. Dinner to include chili (chicken or vegetarian), rice, cheddar biscuits, tossed salad, tortilla chips with guacamole, lime sour cream and salsa, desserts and beverages. $15/adult. $7.50/child 12 and under. Community fund tickets also available to purchase for those who cannot afford a ticket. For more information, call 203-512-5791 or visit www.communityculinaryschool.org.
Kristallnacht memorial service: Nov. 9, 6:30 p.m. At Temple Sholom, Route 7. With Holocaust survivor and Sherman resident Susi Leiter. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-0273.
Harvest tag sale: Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Hosted by Women’s Group at Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road.
Christmas tag sale and craft fair: Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Butter Brook Hill Apartments, off Hillside Avenue.
Village Center for the Arts open house: Nov. 10, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Village Center for the Arts, 12 Main St. Features art by center’s instructors and staff, and demonstrations. For more information, call 860-354-4318.
“Second Saturday Stars” program: “McCarthy Meteor Observation Program”: Nov. 10, 7-9 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, behind New Milford High School, Route 7.
Veterans Day ceremony: Nov. 11, 11 a.m. South end of Village Green. In case of inclement weather, ceremony will be held at VFW hall, Avery Road.
“Black Bears in Connecticut”: Nov. 14, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Nora Hulton, CT DEEP master wildlife conservationist. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
“Bobcats and Other Predatory Cats in Connecticut”: Nov. 3, 4 p.m. Library, South Street. With Master Wildlife Conservationist Paul Colburn.
Program about what property owners can do to assist endangered species such as the New England Cottontail rabbit and wild turkeys: Nov. 4, 4 p.m. Co-sponsored by library and Roxbury Conservation Commission at library, South Street.
Quince festival: Nov. 3-4, noon-5 p.m. White Silo Farm & Winery, 32 Route 37 East. Features small plates of food with quince dishes, wine tours and music (Hummingsbirds, Nov. 3 and Guy Tino, Nov. 4).
Roast beef dinner: Nov 3, 4-7 p.m. Hosted by Warren Veterans Memorial Committee at Warren Congregational Church on Sackett Hill Road.
Voter registration sessions: Nov. 5: for those specifically for those seeking to vote in the election whose qualifications as to age, citizenship, or residency was attained since Oct.31. Registrar of Voters at town hall.
“Sip, Shop and Be Local” holiday shopping event: Nov. 10, noon-6 p.m. Hopkins Vineyard, Hopkins Road. Event will feature local artisan-made products including handmade jewelry, pottery, candles, home goods, wood carvings, chocolates, desserts, glassware, woolen products, fresh bread and olive oil.
Library children’s offerings: Youth offerings: Nov. 3: hands-on history program with Institute for American Indian Studies, 1 p.m. Nov. 10: fall cupcake decorating event, 1 p.m. Nov. 17: Thanksgiving centerpiece workshop, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.
HORSE volunteer day: Nov. 3, 9 a.m-3 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road.
Movie screenings: Nov. 5: “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,” 1 p.m. Nov. 19: “Christopher Robin,” 1 p.m. Nov. 26: “Crazy Rich Asians,” 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Book signing with interior designer Nora Murphy: Nov. 10, 3 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. Author of “Nora Murphy’s Country House Style.”
Talk and book signing with James Mustich: Nov. 8, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. Mustich is author, longtime bookseller and cofounder of the acclaimed book catalogue A Common Reader. He will sign copies of his book “1,000 Books to Read Before You Die.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Holiday bazaar: Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Hosted by Women’s Guild at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 34 Green Hill Road.
Harvest Dinner: Nov. 10. Doors open, 5:45 p.m. Musical blessing and grace, 6:30 p.m. Dinner, 6:45 p.m. At First Congregational Church parish house on the Green, Kirby Road. Admission is on donation basis. Takeout dinners available from 5:30-5:45 p.m., but reservations must be made by calling 860-868-0569.
5K Run for Autism: Nov. 11. Registration starts, 8:30 a.m. Run, 10 a.m. Hosted by Glenholme School at Steep Rock Preserve. $20 through Nov. 9. $25 day of event. $10 for canines. For more information and registration, visit http://www.theglenholmeschool.org/2018-run-for-autism/ or contact Courtney Delaney at 860-868-7377 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Candlewood League of Artists 2018 juried art show: Receiving, Nov. 2, 3-7 p.m. Show, Nov. 3, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., with awards ceremony at 3 p.m. Pick-up times, Nov. 3, 4-5 p.m. and Nov. 4, noon-1 p.m. New Fairfield Senior Center, 33 Route 37, New Fairfield. Entry forms available at senior center and New Fairfield Public Library, Route 39, New Fairfield.
“HollowFest: A Fall Family Fun Day”: Nov. 3, noon-4 p.m. Great Hollow Nature Preserve, 225 State Route 37, New Fairfield. Includes food, pie eating contest, farm animals, demonstrations and more. $10/family/car. $5/adult.