“Favorite Places” - exhibit of works by Edward Spaulding DeVoe: Runs through Nov. 17. Closing reception, Nov. 14, 3-5 p.m. Library, Route 133.


Northeast Watercolor Society’s annual show: Runs through Oct. 31. At Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St.

Exhibit and sale of kimono collection: Runs through Oct. 31. Library, Main Street. Call 860-927-3761.

“Meditative Spaces” - works by Martha Wakeman: Runs through Nov. 5. The Good Gallery, 13 Railroad St. Visit www.thegoodgallerykent.com.

Exhibit of works by Karen Chase: Nov. 5-15. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. Call 860-927-3989.


“Garden to Table” - works by Joan Morosani and Ellen Hoverkamp: Runs through Nov. 1. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy, 10 Main St.


Exhibit of works by Richard Stalter of Gaylordsville: Oct. 25-Dec. 5. Library, Main Street. Call 860-355-1191.

“The Interaction of Form and Color” — furniture, rugs and prints by Josef and Anni Albers: Runs through Oct. 31. AMEICO, 29 Church St. Call 860-354-8765 or visit www.ameico.

“To Be Everything” - works by Suzanne Heilmann, Dawn Breeze and Sarah Walko: Runs through Nov. 3. The Silo Gallery at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. For information, call 860-355-0300.

“She’s a Changeling” — works by Claudia DeMonte, Julia Randall and Cecilia Mandrile: Runs through Nov. 7. The Harts Gallery, 20 Bank St. Visit www.thehartsgallery.com.

Exhibit of works by Christopher M. Magadini: Runs through Nov. 7. Gregory James Gallery, 93 Park Lane Road. Call 860-354-3436.


“Echoing Silence” — photos by Mio Akashi and ceramics by Ann Mallory: Runs through Oct. 31. Library, South Street. Call 860-350-2181.

“How I See It” — works by Rich Daskam: Opening reception, Nov. 7, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Jan. 2. Library, 23 South St. Call 860-350-2181.


“Between Two Worlds: The Photography of Nell Dorr”: Runs through Oct. 31. Gunn Historical Museum, Wykleham Road.

“Borrowed Scenery” - works by Terri Tibbatts: Runs through Nov. 7. Library, Wykeham Road. Call 860-868-7586.



“Strong Women, Strong Bones program: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10-11:15 a.m. Nov. 3-Dec. 15, except Nov. 17, 19 and 26. Kent Specialty Care Center, 46 Maple St. Presented by New Milford Hospital. $85/series. To RSVP, call 860-614-1737.


“Strong Women, Strong Bones program: Mondays and Fridays, 10-11:15 a.m. Nov. 2-Dec. 18. Tuesdays, 4:45-6 p.m. Nov. 3-Dec. 15. At New Milford Hospital. Presented by New Milford Hospital. $85/series. For more information and RSVP, call 860-684-1737.


Bank Street Theater: 46 Bank St., New Milford. 860-354-2122 (film line). 860-354-9911 (office).

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.



“Roots Rock Revue VII” concerts: Oct. 24. Doors open, 7 p.m. Concert, 7:30 p.m. Bridgewater Congregational Church, Clapboard Road. $30. For information and RSVP, call 860-354-8383 or visit www.rootsrockrevue.org.


“Music in the Nave” concert featuring Kent School faculty: Oct. 25, 4 p.m. At St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, corner of routes 7 and 341. $12 in advance. $15 at door. Call 860-927-3486.

“Music in the Nave” concert: Nov. 1: Evensong, 5 p.m. St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, corner of routes 7 and 341. For more information, call 860-927-3486.


“Cast of Beatlemania” concert: Nov. 7. Doors open, 7 p.m. Concert, 8 p.m. New Milford High School, Route 7. $35. Benefits New Milford High School Dance Team. For tickets, call 203-948-1059.


“Jamboree at JCC”: Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $10. For RSVP, call 860-355-8050.


Mozart chamber music concert: Oct. 25, 2 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With the Yale String Quartet and clarinetist Dr. Vincent de Luise. For RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

Special Events


Voter registration sessions: Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Town hall, Main Street.


“Sweetening Your Marriage” guided retreat: Oct. 24, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane.


Book sale: Runs through October. Library, Main Street.

Book signing with Carol Ascher: Oct. 24, 3-4 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. Author of “A Call from Spooner Street.”

Kent quiz night: Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Hosted by library at firehouse, 28 Maple St. $50/team of four in advance or $60 at door. For more information, RSVP at library on Main Street, Kent Wine & Spirits, 24 North Main St., or online at www.kentmemoriallibrary.org.

Mandatory voter registration session: Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Registrar of Voters office, town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. For information, call 860-927-1953.

iPhone workshops: Oct. 28 and Nov. 21: “iPhone Intermediate: Going Beyond the Basics,” noon-1 p.m.Nov. 21: “iPhone Basics: Getting Comfortable with Your Device,” noon-1 p.m. Library, Main Street. For RSVP, call 860-927-3761.

Wellness series: Oct. 28: the Feldenkrais method with Anna Johnson-Chase, 5-6:30 p.m. Nov. 4: therapeutic touch with Marcia Engle, 5-6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.


Friday Night Car, Truck & Motorcycle Cruise Night Toy/Food Cruise for the Troops: Oct. 23, 4-8 p.m. On grounds of Faith Church, 600 Danbury Road. Toys, food and care packages for troops will be collected, or $12 donation. Free/general admission.

“Spooktacular Hallowfast”: Oct. 23, 6-8 p.m. Northville Elementary School, Hipp Road. Tickets must be purchased at event to participate in activities, food and more.

Pumpkins in the Dark: Oct. 24, 5-7:30 p.m. Sponsored by New Milford PTO in association with New Milford High School Grad Party Committee at Sarah Noble Intermediate School, Sunny Valley Road. $5/person. Free/child 5 and under. $20/family of four or more. One free admission will be given per donated pumpkin with a three-inch votive candle. Pumpkins can be dropped off Oct. 23, 3:30-6 p.m. and Oct. 24, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

“Haunted Trail & Mansion”: Oct. 23-24, 6-9:30 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, Sitll River Drive.

Extreme hikers’ day: Oct. 24, 10 a.m.-2 p. m. Rain date, Oct. 25. Presented by Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust. Four-mile hike will be to top of Bear Mountain. For RSVP, call 860-927-1927 or email info@weantinoge.org.

Literacy Volunteers on the Green 10th anniversary celebration: Oct. 24, 6-9 p.m. At St. John’s Episcopal Church, 8 Whittlesey Ave. $75. For RSVP, call 860-355-0830.

Open house at Performing Arts Center at 32 Below: Oct. 25, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. PAC at 32 Below, Connecticut Sports Arena, Still River Drive.

Appraisal fair: Oct. 25, 1-5 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. $15 for first item. $10 for each additional item.25, 2 p.m. Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St.

College essay help sessions: Oct. 26: “Brainstorming: Let Your First Draft Flow, 6-7 p.m. Oct. 2: “The Three Essay Parts: Be Specific,” 6-7 p.m. Nov. 9: “Feedback and the Final Draft,” 6-7 p.m. Library, Main Street. For RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Parenting support and education group for young parents: Oct. 27, 3-4 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For parents and expectant parents 23 and under. For RSVP, call 860-210-2030.

Living Without a Partner bereavement group: Oct. 27, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. Call 860-354-2216.

Free parent support group: Oct. 27, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sponsored by New Milford Substance Abuse Prevention Council at The Maxx, Railroad Street. Geared toward parents and older adults concerned about a young person’s drug or alcohol use. Call Laura at 860-354-0047.

Housatonic Business Alliance meeting: Oct. 29: with Donna Jonanson of Deep Roots Counseling, 7 a.m.

“The Civil War and Spiritualism” with author/historian Matthew Bartlett: Oct. 29, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Wine tasting: Oct. 29, 5-7 p.m. Executive Cuisine, 12 Elm St. Celebrates the business’ 23rd anniversary. For more information and RSVP, call 860-350-4884.

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) meeting/support group: Oct. 29, 9:30-11 a.m. Parish house of First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. For moms of kids newborn-5. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8232 or email mopsnewmilford@yahoo.com.

Fall fest/safe Halloween alternative: Oct. 30, 6-9 p.m. Faith Church, 600 Danbury Road. Visit www.faithchurch.cc.

“Breakfast and Get Out the Vote” breakfast: Oct. 31, 8-10:30 a.m. Presented by Republican Town Committee at The Maxx, Railroad Street. $12/adult. $10/senior and child under 12. For RSVP, call 203-241-7180 or email tavolinski@gmail.com.

Diebold Family Cancer Center Walk & Run: Oct. 31. Registration for 5K, 7:30 a.m. for a 9:30 a.m. start Registration for 3K walk, 9 a.m. for a 10 a.m. start. At Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. For information and registration, visit www.nmhwalkrun.org.

Trunk or Treat: Oct. 31, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Presented by New Milford Parks & Recreation on Village Green.

Community bereavement workshop: Tuesdays beginning Nov. 1, 6:30-8 p.m. Runs through Dec. 8. New Milford VNA & Hospice, 68 Park Lane Road.

Evening general book discussion group: Nov. 2, 6:30-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Abby Ripley. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Teen book club meeting: Nov. 2, 6-7 p.m. Library, Main Street. Open to teens in grades 7-12. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Caregivers Support Group: Nov. 3 and 17, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.


Wildlife program about beavers: Oct. 25, 4 p.m. Sponsored by Roxbury Land Trust at town hall, Route 67. With James Fischer, research director at White Memorial Conservation Center.

“Inside, Outside, All Around the Town(s)” program: Oct. 29: “Tracing Connecticut’s Burying Grounds and Cemeteries” with Ruth Shapleigh Brown, 7 p.m. Presented by Minor Memorial Library at Hodge Memorial Library, Route 67. For more information, call 860-350-2181.


Children’s library offerings: Oct. 24: pumpkin decorating (bring own pumpkin), 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 31: Halloween costume party and parade, 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2310.

Penny auction: Oct. 24. Doors open, 11:30 a.m. Drawing, 1 p.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road. For more information, call 860-868-7723.

Charity fall festival of wines: Oct. 24, 5:30-8 p.m. Presented by Washington Knights of Columbus at Washington Club Hall, 92 Green Hill Road. $35/person. For more information and tickets, call 860-868-1019.

Institute for American Indian Studies events: Oct. 28: “An Ice Age Odyssey: The Pope Mastondon’s Epic Journey through Life, Death, Storage Crates and Museums,” 6 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For information, reservations and fees, call 860-868-0518 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.

Washington Green Cemetery Tour: Oct. 30. Tours run every 15 minutes from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Rain date, Nov. 1. Gunn Memorial Museum, Wykeham Road. For information, call 860-868-7756.

Washington Green Cemetery Tour: Oct. 30, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Starts at Gunn Museum, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7756.


Annual celebration of Friends of the Great Swamp: Oct. 24, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 25, noon-4 p.m. At Christ Church, Quaker Hill, Pawling, N.Y. For more information, visit www.frogs-ny.org.



“The Rocky Horror Show”: Fridays-Saturdays through Oct. 30, 8 p.m., as well as Oct. 25, 2 p.m. and Oct. 29, 8 p.m. Oct. 31, midnight. Sherman Players, 5 Route 39 North. $30/adult. $15/student if pay cash and show valid ID card. For information and RSVP, call 860-354-3622.