“Favorite Places” - exhibit of works by Edward Spaulding DeVoe: Runs through Nov. 17. Closing reception, Nov. 14, 3-5 p.m. Library, Route 133.
“Natural Touch” - photography by Karen Chase: Nov. 7-8 and 12-15, 1-5 p.m. Reception, Nov. 7, 2-4 p.m. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St.
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“White on White” exhibit: Opening reception, Nov. 14, 4-6 p.m. Runs through Dec. 27. The Smithy, 10 Main St. For more information, call 860-868-9003.
“How I See It” — works by Rich Daskam: Opening reception, Nov. 7, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Jan. 2. Library, 23 South St. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
“The Demetrius Collection” - works by Lisa Demetrius-Koukus: Runs through Dec. 11. Sherman Library, Sherman Center.
“Celebrating the City that Never Sleeps” — works by Angelo Perrone: Opening reception, Nov. 14, noon-2 p.m. Runs through Dec. 26. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.
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.
“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 more information and tickets, call 203-948-1059.
Free concert with the Wool Hats String Band: Nov. 14, 7 p.m. Sponsored by New Milford Commission on the Arts at railroad station, Railroad Street.
Holiday bazaar: Nov. 7, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Route 133.
Program with children’s author Brigid Buchheit Carney: Nov. 7, 10 a.m. Library, 62 Main St. South.
Friends of Burnham Library meeting: Nov. 11, 10 a.m. Library, 62 Main St. South.
“Either Side of the Green Baize Door”: Nov. 13, 7 p.m. Burnham Library, 62 Main St. South. With Patricia Carr. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
Book Club: Nov. 16: discussion of “H is for Hawk,” 7 p.m. Library, 62 Main St. South.
Collection drive to support veteran funds: Nov. 6-13. In Kent.
Book talk and signing with sports journalist Frank Strauss: Nov. 7, 3 p.m. Library, Main Street. Author of “The Flags at Shea.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
“Night of a Thousand Pies”: Nov. 7, 7 p.m. Sponsored by Kent Affordable Housing. Includes dinner at private homes in the area. $85/person. For information and RSVP, call 860-927-4245.
Veterans Day ceremony: Nov. 11, 11 a.m. Veterans Memorial, Maple Street.
Program and book signing with Janice Kaplan: Nov. 14, 3 p.m. Library, Main Street. Author of “The Grateful Diaries.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
“Jeopardy”-based competition: Nov. 15, 2 p.m. Sponsored by Kent Historical Society at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. For more information, visit www.kenthistoricalsociety.org or call 860-927-4587.
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Holiday bazaar: Nov. 6, 6-8:30 p.m. New Preston Women’s Club, Community House, 27 Church St.
“TV Serial Dinners”: Saturdays, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, 2 pm. Charter Public Access Channel 192. With Dee Biglin of New Milford.
Pasta dinner: Nov. 6, 5-8 p.m. Presented by Boy Scout Troop 66 at Odd Fellows Lodge, Route 7. $10/adult. $5/student and senior. Free/child under 2. $20 maximum for a family of six.
Holiday craft fair: Nov. 7, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Wells Valley Cat Sanctuary, 8 Wells Road.
“Stuff the Gazebo”: Nov. 7, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Co-sponsored by Woman’s Club of Greater New Milford and the United Way of Western Connecticut at the bandstand on the Village Green. Donations of canned, boxed and jarred Thanksgiving items sought.
Offerings at the Harts Gallery: Nov. 7: “Quitapenas Children’s Workshop” with Cecilia Mandrile, 2-4 p.m. Nov. 7: closing reception for exhibit “She’s a Changeling,” 5-8 p.m. Nov. 13: “Liber Tao,” psychic readings and a book signing with T.C. Eisle, 1-6 p.m. Nov. 14: opening reception for “Transgeneration” exhibit, 5-8 p.m. Nov. 15: Wykeham Consort concert, 3-5 p.m. The Harts Gallery, Bank Street. For more information and RSVP, call 917-913-4641 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Library offering: Nov. 8: family program with Mr. Magic, 2 p.m. Library, Main Street. For information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
“How to Get Help for Yourself or a Loved One Struggling with Substance Abuse Issues or Addiction”: Nov. 9, 6:30-8 p.m. At The Maxx, Railroad Street. For information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030 or email email@example.com.
Library youth offerings: Nov. 9: Minecraft Club for kids in grades 7-12, 6-7 p.m. Nov. 16: Dungeons and Dragons Club for kids in grades 6-12, 6 p.m. Nov. 18: Teen Café for kids in grades 6-12, 4-5:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information and registration, call 860-355-1191.
Parenting support and education group for young parents: Nov. 10, 3-4 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For parents and expectant parents 23 and under. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.
Living Without a Partner bereavement group: Nov. 10, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For information, call 860-354-2216.
Free parent support group: Nov. 10, 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. For more information, call Laura at 860-354-0047.
Veterans Day breakfast: Nov. 11, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Hosted by Roger Sherman Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution at VFW hall, Avery Road. For more information and RSVP, call Jennie at 860-354-5521 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by Nov. 1.
Veterans Day ceremony: Nov. 11, 11 a.m. South end of Village Green. In case of inclement weather, it will be held at the VFW, Avery Road, at 11 a.m.
Lunch & Learn: “Answers for the Aging Adult”: Nov. 12, noon-1:30 p.m. At railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call the Chamber office at 860-354-6080 by Nov. 9.
Harvest tag sale: Nov. 14, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 107 Kent Road.
Spaghetti supper: Nov. 14, 4:30-6:30 p.m. United Methodist Church, 68 Danbury Road.
Book signing with former New Milford resident Lisa Wright: Nov. 14, 2-4 p.m. Alpenhaus Restaurant, Bank Street. Author of “Why Go On: Connecticut Residents Bring Dark Days to Light.”
Christian Singles Connect dinner and Bible study: Nov. 14, 5 p.m. Riverview Baptist Church, Route 7 North. For people over 20 who are unmarried, divorced or widowed. Bring salad or dessert to share. For more information, email email@example.com.
“Second Saturday Stars” program : “Spacecraft Dawn at Asteroid Ceres”: Nov. 14, 7-9 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South.
Schlachtfest with Bernie’s Orchestra: Nov. 14, time to be announced. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road.
Android device workshop: Nov. 16 and 18, 1-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. Must attend both classes. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Caregivers Support Group: Nov. 17, 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.
Business Scene: Nov. 18, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by New Milford Economic Development Commission, New Milford Economic Development Corporation and the Savings Bank of Danbury at Alpenhaus Restaurant/Steinbock Tavern, 59 Bank St.
“Inside, Outside, All Around the Town(s)” series: Nov. 12: “The Not So Good Life of the Colonial Goodwife” with Velya Janeck-Urban, 7 p.m. Nov. 19: “Free People Lived Here” by Maisa Tisdale, 7 p.m. Presented by Minor Memorial Library at Hodge Memorial Library, Route 67. For more information, call 860-350-2181.
Reading of Donald Margulies’ “Dinner with Friends”: Nov. 14, 2 p.m. At library, South Street. With members of Actor’s Lab Repertory Theater. For more information and RSVP, call 860-350-2181.
Reception to honor veterans: Nov. 16, 1 p.m. Senior center, South Street.
Tea and cookies: Thursdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Library, South Street.
Sherlock Holmes mystery dinner: Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m. Jewish Community Center, 9 Route 39 South. $35. For information and RSVP, call 860-355-8050 by Nov. 4.
Christmas Fair: Nov. 13, 7-9 p.m. Nov. 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Holy Trinity Church, Sherman Center.
Positive parenting program: Nov. 15, 1-2 p.m. Robbyn’s Nest Mommy & Me and Tutoring and Learning Center, Sherman Commons, Route 27, Suite 2B. $5/person. $8/couple. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-8989.
Robbyn’s Nest Mommy and Me & Tutoring and Learning Center: Nov. 15, 2-5 p.m. Robbyn’s Nest Mommy & Me and Tutoring and Learning Center, Sherman Commons, Route 27, Suite 2B. For information, call 860-355-8989.
Toy and book sale: Nov. 16, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Robbyn’s Nest Mommy & Me and Tutoring and Learning Center, Sherman Commons, Route 27, Suite 2B. For more information, call 860-355-8989.
Volunteer day: Nov. 7, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. Wear appropriate clothing, arrive in morning and bring tools, if available. For information, call 860-868-1960.
Institute for American Indian Studies events: Nov. 7: “From Friction to Fire” with Andrew Dobos and Deneen Bernier of the Three Red Trees School of Natural Living, 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 8: Veterans Day celebration, noon. Nov. 11: “Native Americans in the Armed Forces,” with military historian David Naumec, 6 p.m. IAIS, 38 Curtis Road. For information, call 860-868-0518.
Children’s library offerings: Nov. 7: Home Depot woodworking workshop, 1 p.m. Nov. 14: “Super Sleuth Academy,” 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2310.
Poetry reading and book signing: Nov. 8, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. With Moira Linehan and Mary Pinard, who will read from their books “Incarnate Grace” and “Portal.”
Meet an author program: Nov. 13, 4 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. With Ann Hood, author of “Knitting Pearls.” Ann Leary and Dani Shapiro, who contributed to the book, will also be at the program. $25.95 includes the book, catered refreshments, discussion and book signing. For information, call 860-868-0525.
Book signing: Nov. 14, 3 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. With Florence de Dampierre, author of “French Chic Living: Simple Ways to Make Your home Beautiful.”