“Personal Images Near and Far” - works by Susan Gold Purdy of Roxbury: Runs through July 30. Library, 62 Main St. South. For more information, call 860-354-6937.

KENT

“Secrets of the Friendly Woods - Rex Brasher’s Birds”: July 1-Aug. 30. July 23: family program about Brasher and his art, 10:30 a.m. Aug. 20: program and video about Brasher, followed by a reception, 4 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

Presidents’ show: Opening reception, July 2, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Aug. 4. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989 or visit www.kentart.org.

Abstract works by Murray Hochman and sculpture by George Sugarman: Runs through July 3. Morrison Gallery, 25 North Main St. For more information, call 860-927-4501.

“Expressions” - art by Nick Savides: Closing reception, July 2, 2-5 p.m. Runs through July 6. The Good Gallery, in caboose at 13 Railroad St.

“Landscapes and Interiors”: Runs through July 20. Ober Gallery, 6 North Main St. For more information, call 860-927-5030.

“Greetings from Kent” exhibition of early Kent postcards: Runs through July. Kent Historical Society at Swift House, 12 Maple St. Open Sundays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information, call 860-927-4587 or email info@kenthistoricalsociety.org.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

“Vista” - works by Ella Crampton-Knox and Emily Kennedy: Runs through July 10. The Loft Gallery at The Smithy, 10 Main St. For more information, call 860-868-9003.

Exhibit of designs by Norma Kamali: Runs through Sept. 5. Privet Lives, downtown New Preston.

NEW MILFORD

“Selections from the 50 Women Project”: Runs through June 30. New Milford Hospital, 21 Elm St. Features photography of cancer survivors by Wendy Carlson.

“Strange Paradise” - photography by Martin Parr: July 2- Aug. 27. Reception, July 9, 5-8 p.m. The Harts Gallery, Bank Street. Hours: Thursdays-Saturdays, noon-8 p.m. Sundays, noon-3 p.m. For more information, call 917-913-4641.

Art by Ann Marie Foran: Runs through July 24. The Silo, Upland Road. For more information, call 860-355-0300.

Art exhibit by Tina Underwood: Runs through Aug. 1. Gallery 25 and Creative Arts Studio, 25 Church St.

Mixed media by Mario Zecca: Runs through Aug. 13. Library, 24 Main St. For more information, call 860 355-1191.

ROXBURY

“Dis/Integration” - paintings by Jack Rosenberg: Runs through July 16. Library, South Street. Hours: Mondays, noon-7 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursdays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

SHERMAN

Dual art exhibit - photography by Libby Edelman and ceramics by Paula Marian: Runs through July 21. Library, Sherman Center.

WASHINGTON

“The Beauty of Botany”: Runs through July 9. Library, Wykeham Road. Hours: Mondays and Fridays, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information, call 860-868-7586.

Movies

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. 860-567-1916 (box office). 860-567-0006 (show times).

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

Music/Dance

GAYLORDSVILLE

Jazz soiree: July 9, 7-9 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information and RSVP, call 860-354-8294.

KENT

Sherman Chamber Ensemble concert series: July 8: “A Journey Across Europe,” 8 p.m. Aug. 12: “Sweet Diversions with Mozart,” 8 p.m. Sept. 2: Mendelssohn’s Quintet and Vivadli Hurdy Gurdy,” 8 p.m. At St. Andrew’s Episcopal Chuch, 1 North Main St. $30/adult. $25/student or senior citizen. Free/child age 15 and under accompanied by an adult purchasing a ticket. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-5930 or visit www.shermanchamberensemble.org.

Live Irish music: Tuesdays, 7-10 p.m. Bull’s Bridge Inn, 333 Kent Road. For more information, email davepatonmusic@gmail.com.

NEW MILFORD

Coffeehouse program with Lumos: July 2, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, Chapel Hill Road. Featuring Lumos, made up of Susanna Marker and Al Burgasser. $10 in advance. $15 at door. For more information, visit www.merryallcenter.org.

Bearclaw’s After Dark Music Showcase: July 9, 7 p.m. Bearclaw’s Academy of Music, 39 Park Lane Road, Unit 4. Featuring musicians Austin Gold, John Kildahl, Frances Taylor and Robert C. Fullerton. $10. For more information, call 860-210-1717.

SHERMAN

Naromi Land Trust 49th annual meeting: July 8, 6:30 p.m. At Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Leach Hollow Road. Will celebrate designation of Wimisink Wildlife Preserve as an Important Bird Area. For more information, call 860-354-0620.

Sherman Chamber Ensemble concert series: July 9: “A Journey Across Europe,” 8 p.m. Aug. 13 “Sweet Diversions with Mozart,” 8 p.m. Sept. 3: Mendelssohn’s Quintet and Vivadli Hurdy Gurdy,” 8 p.m. At Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse, Leach Hollow Road. $30/adult. $25/student or senior citizen. Free/child age 15 and under accompanied by an adult purchasing a ticket. $10/lawn ticket available only at event. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-5930 or visit www.shermanchamberensemble.org.

Special Events

BRIDGEWATER

Senior center offerings: July 2: hoe down with dinner, and two Elvis Presley concerts, 6 p.m. $10/person. July 7: bingo, 1 p.m. July 14: birthday social, 1 p.m. July 21: annual barbecue, noon. $7. July 30: patio party and silent auction, 4-7 p.m. $25/person. Mondays: line dancing with Jill Weiss, 11 a.m. $3/class. Tuesdays: Computer Group, 10 a.m. Silver Needles, 1 p.m. New Milford VNA BP check (second Tuesday each month), 1-2 p.m. Wednesdays: Tai Chi with Dee Calvey, 10:30 a.m. $5/class. Mahjongg, 1 p.m. Thursdays: Coffee hour, 10:30 a.m. Breakfast Club, with eight attendees per each half-hour, 9-11 a.m. (first Thursday each month), $30/six-part series. $5/per meal. Fridays: Poker, 10 a.m. Canasta, 1 p.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.

KENT

Fourth of July bell ringing: July 4. Museum open, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Bell ringing, 2 p.m. Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). For more information, call 860-927-3849.

Apple art exhibit: July 8-17, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). For more information, call 860-927-3849.

Book sale: July and August hours: Fridays, noon-5 p.m. Saturdays, 10a .m.-5 p.m. and Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. September and October hours: to be announced. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

New Preston summer stroll party: July 2, 2-5 p.m. Downtown New Preston.

NEW MILFORD

Cruise night: Tuesdays, 5-8 p.m. Between Webster Bank and Panera Bread at Litchfield Crossings, Route 7.

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. Mid-week worship/Bible study: Wednesdays, noon-1:30 p.m. Worship/prayer gathering: second and fourth Friday, 6-9 p.m. At railroad station, Railroad Street. For more information, email pblack35@comcast.net.

“TV Serial Dinners”: Saturdays, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, 2 pm. Charter Public Access Channel 192. With Dee Biglin of New Milford.

Fourth of July celebration/fireworks: July 2. Fourth of July birthday cake with the Woman’s Club of Greater New Milford, 6 p.m. Opening ceremony, 6:30 p.m. National Anthem and Curtis T. dedication, following ceremony. Music by Perfect Timing Duo, 7 p.m. Bandstand, Village Green. Fireworks, about 9:30 p.m., shot off over Fort Hill/Still Meadow.

Evening general book discussion group: July 4, 6:30-8 p.m. Meets first Monday each month, 6:30-8 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Abby Ripley. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Caregivers Support Group: July 5, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Bereavement Support Group: July 5, 6:30 p.m. New Milford Visiting Nurse Association, 68 Park Lane Road. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Group webinars: July 6: “Introduction to Proposal Writing,” 2-3 p.m. July 13: “Introduction to Project Budgets,” 2-3 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Creative Writing Club for kids in grades 6-12: July 6, 4 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: July 7: with Dave Seegers of Hudson Valley Preservation, 8 a.m. July 14: with Donald Hicks of North Sky Photography, 8 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

Animal Welfare Society pet thrift shop and sale: July 9, 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. Animal Welfare Society, 8 Dodd Road. For more information, call 860-354-1350.

Christian Singles Connect hike and picnic: July 9. Hike, 5 p.m. Picnic, 6 p.m. At Lover’s Leap State Park, off Still River Drive. Bring salad or appetizer to share, and chairs. For more information, email jorobwalk@yahoo.com.

“BBQ & Bourbon in the Barnyard”: July 9, 5-8 p.m. The Silo at Hunt Hill Farm, Upland Road. $85. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-0300 or visit www.siloct.org.

Pickin’ & Fiddlin’ Contest: July 9, 2 p.m. Registration, 1:30 p.m. Rain date, July 10, noon. Hurlbut Park, Apple Lane. $10/adult. Free/child 10 and under.

“Second Saturday Stars” program: “Saturn, the Other Lord of the Rings”: July 9, 8-10 p.m. John J. McCarthy Observatory, behind New Milford High School, Route 7 South. For more information, visit www.mccarthyobservatory.org.

“Business Matters in New Milford” program: July 12: “Goal Setting for Small Business Owners,” 6:30-8 p.m. At library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-6080 or 860-355-1191, ext. 2.

Parenting support and education group for young parents: July 12, 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: July 12, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

FRIENDS of New Milford Public Library book sale: Early bird admission, July 14, 9-10 a.m. $5. General sale (no admission): July 14, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. July 15, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 16, 10 a.m-5 p.m. At New Milford High School, Route 7 South.

ROXBURY

“Physics Magic” children’s program: July 2, 11:30 a.m. Library, South Street. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

SHERMAN

Appalachian Craft Fair: July 8, noon-6 p.m. July 9, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 10, noon-5 p.m. Holy Trinity Church, Sherman Center.

WARREN

Fourth of July bell ringing: July 4, 1:30 p.m. Meet at historical society, Warren Community Center, 7 Sackett Hill Road. Bring bell.

WASHINGTON

Junior library offerings: July 5: “The Amazing Li Liu Acrobat Show,” 6:30 p.m. July 12: “Karate” with Frannie Caco and the Sparrow Dojang. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.

“Life is Now”: July 7, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With certified life coach Sarah Hamilton. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

Washington Green Fair: July 9. Early bird admission, 9 a.m. Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. On the Washington Green.

“World Traveler” film series: July 11: “If It’s Tuesday” (not rated), 1 p. m. July 18: “Before Sunrise” (rated R), 1 p.m. July 25: “Hundred Foot Journey” (rated PG), 1 p.m. Aug. 1: “Room with a View” (unrated), 1 p.m. Aug. 8: “The Trip” (not rated), 1 p.m. Aug. 15: “Two for the Road” (not rated), 1 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

Hollister House Garden open: Runs through Sept. 30. Fridays, 2-5 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Hollister House Garden, 300 Nettleton Hollow Road. For more information, email office@hollisterhousegarden.org.

AREA TOWNS

Outdoor painting workshop: July 9, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Great Hollow Nature Preserve & Ecological Research Center, New York. For more information, email pomperaugoutdoorpainters@gmail.com.

Introduction to the Yoga Sutras: July 10, 9-11:30 a.m. Great Hollow Nature Preserve & Ecological Research Center, New York. $20. Space is limited. For more information and RSVP, email andrealaubstein@gmail.com.

Monthly Seminar: “Bird Collisions with Windows - Conservation Implications and What You Can Do to Help”: July 11, 6-7 p.m. Great Hollow Nature Preserve & Ecological Research Center, New York.

Monthly Seminar: “Bird Collisions with Windows - Conservation Implications and What You Can Do to Help”: July 11, 6-7 p.m. Great Hollow Nature Preserve & Ecological Research Center, New York.

Theater

SHERMAN

“Tartuffe”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. July 8-31, as well as July 17 and 31, 2 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $22/adult. $11/child 12 and under. $11/student with valid ID and cash any time. For more information, call 860-354-3622.