Arts

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Painting exhibit by Carolyn B. Fisher: Runs through April. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-1069.

Kent

Spring juried show: April 17-June 5. Reception, April 22, 5-7 p.m. Awards, April 23, 2-4 p.m. Kent Art Association, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3989.

Art by six artists: Opening reception, April 23, 5-7 p.m. Runs through May 29. Morrison Gallery, 8 Old Barn Road. For more information, call 860-927-4501 or visit www.themorrisongallery.com.

New Milford

Exhibits at The Silo: Run through April 23. The Silo, 44 Upland Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-0300 or visit www.hunthillfarmtrust.org.

Artwork by Lisa Keskinen: Shown through April 28. Canterbury School's Edward J. Duffy Family Art Gallery, 101 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-210-3800.

SHERMAN

Photography by Abby Ripley, jewelry by Karin Smith and art by Rosemary Connor: Runs through April 24. White Silo Winery and Gallery, 32 Route 37 East. For more information, call 860-355-0271.

Washington

"Jewels of the sea" -- sea paintings by Joanna Conant: April 16-May 21. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

Oil painting demonstration -- with Grace Mehan DeVito: April 17, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Washington Art Association, Bryan Memorial Plaza. For more information, call 860-868-2878 or go to www.washingtonartassociation.org.

"Sun Spirits" -- native jewelry by Mag-la-Que, Yankton/Sioux descent: Meet the artist, April 23, 2-4 p.m. Runs through April 30. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, call 860-868-0518.

Local farmer art exhibit -- photographs by John Kane and Wendy Carlson: Runs through April. The Smithy Market, 10 Main St. For more information, call 860-868-9003.

Health

NEW MILFORD

"Is Rheumatoid Arthritis Curable?": April 20, 6:45-8:30 p.m. Hospital, 21 Elm St. Programs may be held at different hospital buildings. Inquire upon registration. For more information, call 860-355-2611.

Area towns

Free pediatric influenza vaccine administration courses: April 26, 10 a.m.-noon. VNA of South Central Connecticut, 1 Long Whart Drive, New Haven. For more information and registration, call 860-509-7248 or visit www.ct.train.org.

Movies

Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line). 860-354-9911 (office). $9.50/adult $8.50/student. $7.50/senior or child. $5/bargain show before noon. $5/all-day Tuesday. $2 extra per 3D movie.

-RIO in 3D: G. Friday 4, 7, 9 p.m. Saturday-Thursday 11:15 a.m. 1:30, 4, 7, 9 p.m.

-Scream 4: R. Friday 4:15, 7:10, 9:20 p.m. Saturday-Thursday 11:30 a.m. 1:40, 4:15, 7:10, 9:20 p.m.

-Arthur: PG-13. Friday 4:30, 7:15, 9:25 p.m. Saturday 11:10 a.m. 1:30, 4:30, 7:05, 9:25 p.m. Sunday 1:30, 4:30, 7:05, 9:25 p.m. Monday-Thursday 11:10 a.m. 1:30, 4:30, 7:05, 9:25 p.m.

-Hop: PG. Friday 4:15, 6:55, 8:55 p.m. Saturday-Thursday 11 a.m. 1, 3, 5, 6:55, 8:55 p.m.

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. 203-796-7777. The theater recommends calling the box office to verify show times and prices.

Special Events

Bridgewater

Christian Singles Connect hike: April 16, 2:30 p.m. Sunny Valley Preserve blue trail, Hemlock Road. For more information, call 203-731-7069.

New Milford

Ladies spring fling -- benefit for the 2011 Walk to End Alzheimer's: April 15, 5:30-8 p.m. Candlewood Valley Health & Rehabilitation Center, 30 Park Lane East Road. $10. For more information or to register, call 860-355-0971.

Maxx events: April 15: 7th and 8th grade karaoke night 6:30-9:30 p.m. $8. April 22: "City Ablaze" production show, 7:30 p.m. April 29: coffee house night with local acoustic bands, 7:30 p.m. $3. The Maxx, 94 Railroad St. For more information or to RSVP, call 860-354-0047 or e-mail stacey@youthagency.org.

Pratt Nature Center events: April 15: full moon hike, 8 p.m. April 23: Earth Day events, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Pratt Nature Center, 163 Paper Mill Road. $10/member. $12/non-member. For more information, call 860-355-3137.

Easter egg hunt: April 16, 10 a.m. Hosted by Parks & Rec at New Milford High School, 388 Danbury Road (Route 7 South). Bring basket and canned good.

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny and egg hunt: April 16. Breakfast, 9-11 a.m. Hunt, 11 a.m. VFW, Avery Road.

Public library events: April 16: Renaissance Fair, 2:30-3:30 p.m. April 19: program about paper dolls, 6:30 p.m. April 20: program about and reading of poetry by Rumi, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Roast beef dinner: April 16, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $10/person 12 and older. $8/senior. $5/child 4-11. Free/child under 4.

"The Mystery: An Easter Tale" performances: April 16, 6 p.m. April 17, 9 and 11 a.m. Faith Church, 600 Danbury Road. For more information, call 860-354-7700 or visit www.faithchurch.com.

Seemann's Abend dinner-dance: April 16, 6:30 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road (Route 7 South). $30/member. $40/non-member. For more information or reservations, call 203-746-3489.

Holy week church services: April 17: Palm Sunday, 10 a.m. April 22: Good Friday service, 7 p.m. April 23: Easter egg hunt, 1 p.m. April 24: sunrise service, 6 a.m. April 24: Easter morning service, 10 a.m. Northville Baptist Church, 9 Little Bear Hill Road. For more information, call 860-350-8397.

Chamber of Commerce Business Scene: April 21, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by New Milford Insurance Agency and Coldwell Banker at The Cookhouse, 31 Danbury Road (Route 7).

BNI: Back on Track meeting: April 21, 7 a.m. Railroad station, 11 Railroad Street. Topic, "Scott's Landscaping products" with Audrey King of Scott's Landscaping.

Holy Week events: April 22: Good Friday service, 7 p.m. April 23: service, 6 p.m. Easter Sunday April 24: services, 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. Faith Church, 600 Danbury Road (Route 7 South).

Fundraiser for Walk to End Alzheimer's: April 23, 2-6 p.m. Buster's Billiards, 46 Old State Road. For more information, call 860-350-8569.

Benefit for Lance Cpl. John Curtin: April 23, 5:30 p.m. Milano's, Railroad Street. For nephew of Pat Dzamko. $25 includes buffet and live music.

"Picky Eaters -- Helpful Tips" meeting: April 26, 7 p.m. Hosted by SEPTA at Sarah Noble Intermediate School, 25 Sunny Valley Road. For more information, email newmilfordsepta@yahoo.com.

Sherman

Discussion of "Winter's Bone" April 15, 7:30 p.m. 1 Sherman Road. For more information or registration, call 860-354-2455.

Easter party for kids in grades K-5: April 16, 10-11:30 a.m. Sherman Congregational Church, Church Street. For more information and registration, call 860-354-6116.

Dog and cat rabies clinic: April 16, 2-4 p.m. Sherman Beach Pavilion, Sawmill Road.

Jewish Community Center events: April 16: Earth Day party, 5-7 p.m. $35. A variety of programs are offered, including yoga, movement and zumba. JCC, 9 Route 39 South. For more information or reservations, call 860-355-8050.

Ladies spring brunch: April 30, 10 a.m. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information or to register before April 22, call 860-354-6114.

Warren

Pancake breakfast: April 17, 7:30-11 a.m. Hosted by Women's Auxiliary of the Warren Volunteer Fire Company at community center, Sackett Hill Road. $5/adult. $2/child 3 and older.

Washington

Horse-care clinic: April 16, 10 a.m.-noon. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. $10. For more information, call 860-868-1960.

Easter egg hunt: April 16, 11 a.m. Rain date, April 23. Glenholme School, 81 Sabbaday Lane.

Chocolate Fest: April 16, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. American Legion Hall, Bryan Memorial Plaza. $5/adult plate. $2/child plate. For more information or tickets, call 860-868-7715.

Reading of poetry and book signing with Donna Merritt: April 17, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-0525 or visit www.hickorystickbookshop.com.

"You Have the Right to Be Yourself" series presented by ACLU Northwest Connecticut Chapter: April 21: screening of "Laramie Project," 6 p.m. Gunn Memorial Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, visit www.aclu.org.

Easter bake and flower sale: April 23, 8:30 a.m. Hosted by Salem Covenant Church at Washington Food Market, Bryan Memorial Plaza.

Scout Day: April 23, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $13/scout. $5/adult. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information or to make reservations by April 16, call 860-868-0518.