KAA Members II show: Sept. 13-Oct. 12. Reception and awards, Sept. 19, 2-4 p.m. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989.


“Echoing Silence” — photos by Mio Akashi and ceramics by Ann Mallory: Opening reception, Sept. 12, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Oct. 31.Library, South Street. For information, call 860-350-2181.


“Journeys” - art by Susan Gold Purdy of Roxbury: Reception, Sept. 12, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Sept. 30. Marty’s Café, 6 Green Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-1700.

Black and white photography exhibit by local residents: Runs through Sept. 19. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.


Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line).

Bantam Cinema: 115 Bantam Lake Road (Route 209), Bantam. 860-567-0006 (show times).

AMC: Still River Corporate Center, 4-6 International Drive, Danbury. 888-AMC-4FUN.



Bluegrass and swing concert with Too Blue: Sept. 20, 2:30 p.m. Presented by Rebuilding Together at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 247 Litchfield Turnpike (Route 202). For more information and reservations, call or text 203-240-9666.


Chamber music by The Deming Quartet: Sept. 19, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $25. For more information, call 860-354-7264 or visit www.merryallcenter.org.


Music by Wooden Horse, a Crosby Stills and Nash tribute band: Sept. 19, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. At Angevine Farm, 40 Angevine Road.

Special Events


“Fresh from the Farm harvest celebration: Sept. 12, 4 p.m.-sunset. Hosted by Bridgewater Grange at pavilion, Sarah Sanford Road East. $20/person for picnic box lunch. $25/person for pavilion seating. $10/child 12 and under. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-2028.

Tractor parade: Sept. 13. Line up, 1:30 p.m. on Christian Street. Start, 2:30 p.m. Party to follow at pavilion on Sarah Sanford Road.


Potluck supper and program about proposed HouBike Trail: Sept. 11, 6 p.m. Merwinsville Hotel Restoration, Merwinsville Hotel, Browns Forge Road. Bring side dish, salad or dessert to share. Program to feature Pat Hare, who has proposed the HouBike Trail.

Oratory of the Little Way events: Sept. 12: healing prayer service, 10 a.m. Sept. 14, 21 and 28: “Freedom” DVD and discussion group, 7 p.m. Sept. 16: soaking prayer, 10 a.m. Sept. 16 and , 23: Al-Anon, 7 p.m. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

Flea market: Sept. 13, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Hosted by GVFD Ladies Auxiliary at firemen’s ball field, Route 7.


Book signing with Nan Rossiter: Sept. 12, 3-4 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. Author of “Nantucket.”

“Just Ask Julie: Social Media for Beginners”: Sept. 16 and 30, noon-1 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Julie Saxton. For information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.

Discussion of “The Children’s Crusade”: Sept. 17, 5 p.m. Library, Main Street. For information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.

Tag sale: Sept. 17-19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Templeton Farm, 16 Swifts Lane.

Program about kimono, dance mothers and Japanese aesthetic: Sept. 19, 11 a.m. Library, Main Street. With Jane Suttell Zatlin and Junko Hidaka. For information, call 860-927-3761.

Program about the “Camps of Kent: Memories of Summer” exhibit: Sept. 19, 11 a.m. Seven Hearths Museum, 4 Studio Hill Road. With exhibit curators Marge Smith and Melissa Cherniske. For information, call 860-927-4587.

Cardboard workshop with Jimmy Grashow: Sept. 19-20, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Alison Palmer Studio, 48 Stone Fences Lane. $200. For information and RSVP, email spoonrest@earthlink.net or visit www.alisonpalmerstudio.com.

Program based on the book “Brass Valley: The Fall of an American Industry”: Sept. 20, 2 p.m. Presented by Kent Historical Society in collaboration with Connecticut Antique Machinery Association at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. With author Emery Roth II of Washington.


“Harmony in the Hills, A Wine and Music Festival”: Sept. 12, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Co-sponsored by Hopkins Vineyard and Hopkins Inn, 22 Hopkins Road. $20 in advance at www.hopkinsvineyard.com/events and $25 at door.

Chicken BBQ: Sept. 12, 5-7 p.m. St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 247 New Milford Turnpike. $13/adult. $6/child 11 and under. For information, call 860-868-2275.


Connecticut real estate licensing course: Presented by Greater New Milford Board of Realtors. Classes meet Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Sept. 29, 5:30-9:30 p.m. 60-hour course. $350 if register by Sept. 18. S375 after Sept. 18. For more information, call 860-355-0994.

Fall bag sale: Sept. 11-12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thrift Mart, 146 Danbury Road.

9/11 ceremony: Sept. 11. Gather at 8 a.m. Ceremony, 8:46 a.m. 9/11 memorial, Patriot’s Way near railroad station.

Open house for Champions Club: Sept. 12, noon-2 p.m. Faith Church, 600 Danbury Road. For more information and RSVP, call 203-217-4643.

“Under the Harvest Moon” fundraiser for Pratt Nature Center: Sept. 12, 6:30 p.m. Pratt Nature Center, 163 Papermill Road. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-3137 or email info@prattcenter.org.

“Second Saturday Stars” program: “Observing the Mysteries of the Milky Way”: Sept. 12, 8-10 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, Route 7 South. For more information, visit www.mccarthyobservatory.org.

Spaghetti supper: Sept. 12, 4:30-6:30 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road (Route 7). $12/adult. $10/senior. $4/child 5-12. $3/child under 5.$25 family maximum.

Caregivers Support Group: Sept. 15, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

AARP membership meeting: Sept. 16, noon. At Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road. Bring national AARP card and dues. For information, call 860-354-7185.

Recruiting event for Cub Scout Pack 58: Sept. 16, 6:30 p.m. At Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive.

Book discussion group for science fiction readers: Sept. 16, 6-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: Sept. 17: with Scott Coulter of Children’s Movement Center, 7 a.m. Sept. 24: with Ed Sawyer of Sawyer Plumbing, 7 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

Screening of “The Iron Lady”: Sept. 18, time to be announced. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. For more information, visit www.merryallcenter.org or call 860-354-7264.

“Upstairs, Downstairs” standard flower show: Sept. 18, 3-7 p.m. Sept. 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Presented by Garden Club of New Milford at historical society and museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave.

Prisoner of War/Missing in Action CT Forget-Me-Nots outdoor candlelight service: Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m. On lawn of St. Francis Xavier Parish Center, Elm Street. Light sticks provided.

Hazardous Waste Day: Sept. 19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. At Patriot’s Way near railroad station. For more information, or visit www.newmilfordhealth.org.

Open Farm Day: Sept. 19, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunny Valley Preserve, 8 Sunny Valley Lane.