Exhibit of pastels by Lee Skalkos of Newtown: Runs through Feb. 29. Library, 62 Main St. South.
“People, Places and Things” - exhibit of works by Susan Grisell of Gaylordsville: Runs through Feb. 29. Presented by library at library’s temporary gallery at 19 and 23 Kent Green Boulevard. To RSVP to the reception, call 860-927-3761.
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“Journeys, A Retrospective - works by Grace Scharr McEnaney of Newtown: Runs through Feb. 9. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy, 10 Main St.
“The Artist’s Dance” - works by Peter Frisbie: Exhibit runs through Feb. 22. Library, South Street.
“Water and Sky” - works by Beth Carlson: Runs through Feb. 19. Library, Sherman Center.
“Moving Parts” - exhibit of works by Jen Abbott-Tillou: Runs through March 14. Library, Wykeham Road.
Live Irish music: Tuesdays, 7-10 p.m. Bull’s Bridge Inn, 333 Kent Road. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Open mic night: Thursdays. Sign-up, 6 p.m. Performances, 7 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $5/performer. $10 admission/member and non-member.
“Pete the Cat” event: Feb. 1, 10 a.m.-noon. Library, 62 Main St. South. In recognition of Take Your Child to the Library Day. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-6937.
Hilltop Center (Bridgewater Senior Center) activities: Mondays: line dancing, 11 a.m. Tuesdays: Dawn MacNutt visits, 10 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, 10:30 a.m. Mahjongg 1 p.m. Thursdays: special events. Fridays: poker, 10 a.m. Chair yoga, 10:30 a.m. Canasta, 1 p.m.Hilltop Center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.
Artists’ Salon: Meets second Wednesday each month, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Library, 62 Main St. South. With artist and expressive art facilitator Pamela Hochstetter. Bring snack or beverage (non-red wine and beer welcome) to share. For more information, email email@example.com.
Chocolate Fest: Feb. 12, 3:30-5:30 p.m. Snow date, Feb. 13. $5.
Al-Anon family group meetings: Tuesdays, 7-8:30 p.m. Fridays, 7-8 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road.
Bereavement support group: First and third Thursday of each month, 6:30-8 p.m. Facilitated by Bob O’Keefe, LCSW at New Milford VNA & Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202). For individuals grieving the death of a loved one For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Living Without a Partner support group: Second and fourth Tuesday, 10-11:30 a.m. Hosted by New Milford VNA & Hospice at senior center, 40 Main St. Facilitated by Catherine Vlasto, LCSW. For anyone grieving the death of a spouse. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Bingo: Thursdays. Doors open, 4:30 p.m. Food available to buy, 5:15 p.m. Games, 6:30 p.m. VFW hall, Avery Road.
Caregivers Support Group: Feb. 4 and 18, 10 a.m. Meets first and third Tuesday each month, 10-11:30 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
“Echoes of Sinatra” musical program: Feb. 8, 7- p.m. Canterbury School, Aspetuck Avenue. $50. Benefits New Milford Refugee Resettlement group. For more information and tickets, visit www.brownpapertickets.com.
“Second Saturday Stars” program: “The Real North Star”: Feb. 8, 7-9 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South.
Spaghetti suppers: Feb. 11 and June 13, 5-7 p.m. New Milford United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road. $10/adult. $4/child 6-12. Free/child 5 and under.
Greater New Milford Parkinson’s Support Group: Feb. 12, 9:15-10:15 a.m. Meets the second Wednesday of each month, 9:15-10:15 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-355-6075.
Musical Arts Conference competition: Feb. 15, 5-8 p.m. At New Milford High School, Route 7 South. $15/adult. $8/child under 10.
Roast beef dinner: Feb. 15, 4:30-7 p.m. Held third Saturday each month, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $14/adult. $12/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
Connecticut Audubon Society’s Deer Pond Farm offerings: Feb. 2: nature walk, 2-4 p.m. Feb. 8: backyard birding, 11 a.m.-noon (at Jewish Community Center in Sherman). Feb. 19: “Trees in Winter: Adaptations & Identification,” 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 22 and 26: bird walk, 10 a.m.-noon.Connecticut Audubon Society’s Deer Pond Farm, 57 Wakeman Hill Road. Free/member. $5/non-member. $10/non-member families. For more information and RSVP, call 860-799-4074.
Author talk and book signing: Feb. 1, 5:30 p.m. Library, Sherman Center. With Jamie Jackson Spannhake, author of “The Lawyer, the Lion & the Laundry.”
Program about one-room schooling and Warren’s Brick School: Feb. 9, 2 p.m. In lower level meeting room of town hall.
Puppetry festival: Feb. 1: “Sleeping Beauty” by Tanglewood Marionettes, 10:30 a.m. Feb. 8: “Shadows Around the World” by Jim Napolitano, 10:30 a.m. Feb. 15: “A Woodland Cinderella” by Deborah Costine, 10:30 a.m. Feb. 22: “Mary Puppets” by Rosalita’s Puppets, 10:30 a.m. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). $8 at door and at www.washingtonmontessori.org/puppetshows. Free/child under 2.
Movie screenings: Feb. 3: “Motherless Brooklyn” (R), 1 p.m. Feb. 10: “The Good Liar” (R), 1 p.m. Feb. 24: “Ford v. Ferrari,” 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Book discussion and signing with Ramin Ganeshram: Feb. 4, 6:30 p.m. Snow date, Feb. 6. Library, Wykeham Road. Author of “The General’s Cookbook.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Green swamp cleaning products workshop: Feb. 4, 8:45 a.m. Washington Montessori School, 240 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-0551, ext. 2161.
Program and book signing: Feb. 11, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Snow date, Feb. 25. Library, Wykeham Road. With Jamie Jackson Spannhake, author of “The Lawyer, The Lion & The Laundry: Three Hours to Finding Your Calm in Chaos.”
“Amadeus in Retrospect”: Feb. 13, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With Dr. Vincent P. de Luise. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Auditions for “Whodunnit”: Feb. 9, 2-5 p.m. Feb. 10, 7-9 p.m. Sherman Players, 5 Route 39 North.