Exhibit of works by Christmas M. Vitarello of New Milford: Exhibit of works by Christine Vitarello of New Milford: Runs through Jan. 26. Library, 62 Main St. South.

“The Farm” - exhibit of works by Susan Hennelly: Runs through Dec. 29. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP to reception, call 860-927-3761.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

Exhibit of abstract paintings by Heather Neilson of Winsted: Runs through Jan. 6. Loft Gallery at Smithy Store, 10 Main St.

NEW MILFORD

“From the Mountains to the Shore: The Transcendence of New England Moments” - new paintings by Thomas Adkins of Southbury: Runs through Dec. 31. Gregory James Gallery, Route 202.

ROXBURY

Works by the late Inga-Britta Mills: Runs through Jan. 26. 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.

WASHINGTON

Exhibit of art quilts designed and sewn Norma Schlager of Danbury: Runs through Jan. 5. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

Music/Dance

NEW MILFORD

Irish happy hour with Uncle Bill Whiskey, aka Bill Wisnowski: Dec. 23: with guests Julie Sorcek, Wendy Matthews and Dale Jones, 5 p.m. Dec. 30: with guests Steve O’Tree and Friends and Dale Jones, 5 p.m. Jan. 6: with guests Chris Durham, Jennifer Terry and Dale Jones, 5 p.m. The Abbey, 132 Danbury Road. For more information, call 860-799-6464.

SPECIAL EVENTS

NEW MILFORD

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 dates: Dec. 23 (no service Dec. 30). Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Future dates: Dec. 26. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. Future dates: Dec. 28. Early Christmas Eve service: Dec. 23, 11 a.m. New Year’s Eve service: Dec. 31, 10 p.m.-12:15 a.m. At 25 Church St. For more information, email pblack35@comcast.net.

Winter market: Dec. 22 and 29 and Jan. 5, 12, 19 and 26, 9 a.m.-noon. Catherine E. Lillis Administration Building, 40 East St. Parking available behind building. For information, call 860-210-2030.

Merryall Chapel services: Dec. 24: with Pastor Paul Hibbard, chaplain of Waterbury Hospital, 9 p.m. Merryall Chapel, Chapel Hill Road.

Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: Dec. 27: with Audrey King of Kent Greenhouse & Gardens, 7 a.m. Jan. 3: with Dorothyann Freifeld of Massage By Dorothyann, 7 a.m. At 19 Main venue, 19 Main St.

Book club about military history: Dec. 27. Fourth Thursday each month, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. Led by Gerard Monaghan. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Video game club: Jan. 3, 6:30 p.m. Meets first Thursday of each month, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

SHERMAN

Deer Pond offerings: Dec. 21: 1.5-mile winter ecology walk with Jim Arrigoni, 2 p.m. Dec 27: “Tracks, Scat & Other Signs of Wildlife” walk with Deirdra Wallin, program coordinator, and Elizabeth O’Connor, environmental educator, 10 a.m. Deer Pond, 57 Wakeman Hill Road. For more information and RSVP, visit www.ctaudubon.org.

WASHINGTON

Book signing with Martin Podskoch: Dec. 22, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. Author of “The Connecticut 169 Club: Your Passport and Guide to Exploring Connecticut,” with contributor Barbara Hampton.

Discussion and book signing with Elena Mannes: Dec. 30, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. Author of “Soul Dog: A Journey into the Spiritual Life of Animals.”

Theater

NEW MILFORD

“Man of La Mancha”: Fridays-Saturdays through Jan. 5, 8 p.m., as well as Dec. 23 and 30, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks New Milford, 5 Brookside Ave. $30 for reserved seating. $25 for students and military personnel and veterans with ID. For more information and RSVP, call 860-350-6863.