“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

Eric Sloane and New England Apples”: Opening reception, July 23, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Runs through Aug. 4. Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). For more information, call 860-927-3849.

NEW MILFORD

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.

ROXBURY

Sunflower art exhibit by students at Booth Free School: Runs through July 30. Library, South Street. For more information, call 860-350-2181.

AREA TOWNS

Series of site-specific outdoor installations by Lauren Booth: Inaugural hike to the works, July 31, 10 a.m.-noon. Presented by the Harts Gallery at Great Hollow Nature Preserve, 225, Route 37, bordering Sherman and New Fairfield. For more information, call 917-913-4641 or email thehartsgallery@gmail.com.

Historical/

Museums

GAYLORDSVILLE

The Little Red Schoolhouse: Sundays through August, 2-4 p.m. Gaylord Road. Free. Donations accepted. Schoolhouse was built in 1740 and used until 1967.

Merwinsville Hotel: Sundays through August, 2-4 p.m. Brown’s Forge Road. Free.

Brown’s Forge: Sundays through August, 2-4 p.m. Brown’s Forge Road about 1/4-mile beyond Merwinsville Hotel. Free.

Movies

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.

Music/Dance

NEW MILFORD

Bearclaw’s After Dark Music Showcase: July 23, 7 p.m. Bearclaw’s Academy of Music, 39 Park Lane Road, Unit 4. Featuring academy staff and their bands, including Hovel and The Rescue Bureau. $10. For more information, call 860-210-1717.

Music by Perfect Timing Band: July 23, 8 p.m. Merryall Center for the Arts, 8 Chapel Hill Road. Featuring members of Higher and Higher Chris Martirano, Ray Plue and Gina Palmieri. $25. For more information, visit www.merryallcenter.org.

SHERMAN

Benny Carter tribute concert: July 30, 8 p.m. Jewish Community Center in Sherman, 9 Route 39 South. $30/member. $35/non-member. $15/student. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-8050.

Free summer concert series: July 31: with Dave Wonsey, 4-7 p.m. Aug. 14: with The Funnels, 3-6 p.m. Sept. 24: with Goodtime Charlie’s, 2-5 p.m. Presented by Sherman Park & Rec at pavilion at town park.

WASHINGTON

Washington Friends of Music summer concert series: July 22: with New Baroque Soloists and special guest Suzanne Bona of Sunday Baroque, 5:30 p.m. July 29, Aug. 5 and 12, 5:30 p.m. At First Congregational Church of Washington on the Green. $25 in advance. $30 at door. $20 for first-time guest. $10 for student. $90/four-concert package. For more information, call 860-868-9174.

Special Events

BRIDGEWATER

Gaming collaboration: July 27, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. Aug. 10, 6 p.m. at New Milford Public Library, Main Street, New Milford. For older teens and adults. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Senior center offerings: July 28: BBQ lunch, noon. $7. July 30: patio party and silent auction, 4-7 p.m. $25/person. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. For more information, call 860-355-3090.

Bridgewater Senior Center fundraiser: July 30, 4-7 p.m. Senior center, 132 Hut Hill Road. $25. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-3090.

GAYLORDSVILLE

Oratory of the Little Way events: July 26: healing prayer service, 10 a.m. July 27: Al-Anon, 7-8 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane. For more information, call 860-354-8294.

KENT

Antique engine show: July 23, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Grounds of Connecticut Antique Machinery Association, 31 Kent-Cornwall Road (Route 7). Food available to purchase. Free admission. For more information, visit www.ctamachinery.com or call 860-927-0050.

Book signing with Peter C. Vermilyea: July 23, 3-4 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St. Author of “Wicked Litchfield County.”

Program and book signing with author Ann Leary: July 23, 3-5 p.m. Presented by library at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. Author of “The Children.” With introduction by author Marcia DeSanctis. For more information, call 860-927-3761.

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

NEW MILFORD

Mini tag sale: July 22, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. July 23, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Presented by First Apostolic Gathering of New Milford, Inc. For location, call 203-431-9768 or email pblack35@comcast.net.

Parenting support and education group for young parents: July 26, 3-4 p.m. Hosted by Youth Agency at The Maxx, Railroad Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-210-2030.

Living Without a Partner bereavement group: July 26, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.

Gaming collaboration: July 27, 6 p.m. At Burnham Library, Main Street, Bridgewater. Aug. 10, 6 p.m. at New Milford Public Library, Main Street, New Milford. For older teens and adults. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Children’s/youth programs: July 27: speed read, 4 p.m. Aug. 3: creative writing, 4 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-355-1191.

Housatonic Business Alliance meetings: July 28: with Richard Herrington of Nicholas Tobin & Associates, 8 a.m. Aug. 4: with Jennifer Gattie of Everbank, 8 a.m. Railroad station, Railroad Street.

Tag sale: Preview party, July 28, 6-8 p.m. $5 admission. Sale: July 29-30, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 31: 1-3 p.m. Half price on all items. New Milford Historical Society & Museum, 6 Aspetuck Ave.

“An Evening with David Rosenfelt”: July 28, 6-10 p.m. Sponsored by Wells Valley Cat Sanctuary at Candlewood Country Club, Danbury Road. $50. For more information and tickets, call 203-305-2543.

Village Fair Days: July 29-30, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Hosted by Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce on the Village Green.

A. Russell Ayre Scholarship Fund tag sale: July 29, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. July 30, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. First Congregational Church of New Milford, 36 Main St.

Book signing with Nan Rossiter: July 30, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Bank Street Book Nook, Bank Street. Author of “Firefly Summer.”

“Where’s Waldo” scavenger hunt closing party: July 30, 4-6 p.m. Bank Street Book Nook, Bank Street. Games, prizes and more.

Harry Potter” midnight release party: July 30, 10:30 p.m. Bank Street Book Nook, Bank Street. Games, game of Quiddich, prizes, book purchases (July 31, 12:01 a.m.) and more.

Computer courses: Aug. 1: introduction to use of the cloud and other storage/backup programs, 1-3 p.m. Aug. 22 and 24: course on how to protect oneself on the computer, 1-3 p.m. each day. Must attend both classes. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Evening general book discussion group: Aug. 1, 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.

SHERMAN

Screening of movie and dessert: July 22, 7:30 p.m. Jewish Community Center, Route 39 South. For more information, call 860-355-8050.

Oil and vinegar 101 tasting: July 23, 6 p.m. With Blue Olive of Pawling, N.Y. Jewish Community Center in Sherman, 9 Route 39 South. $30/member. $35/non-member. For more information and tickets, call 860-355-8050.

Tag sale: July 30, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Holy Trinity Parish, 15 Route 37.

WASHINGTON

Special program about Baroque music: July 22, 4 p.m. At library, Wykeham Road. With Suzanne Bona of Sunday Baroque. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

“Forest bathing” workshop: July 24, 9-10:30 a.m. At Steep Rock Preserve riding ring. With Jennifer Cranna, yoga instructor and meditation teacher. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-9131 or visit www.steeprockassoc.org.

Discussion and book signing: July 24, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. With Peter C. Vermilyea, author of “Wicked Litchfield County.”

IAIS events: July 24: “Past Meets Present,” noon-4 p.m. July 26: free screening of Disneynature’s “Bears,” 6 p.m. Aug. 6: annual green corn festival, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. $10/adult. $6/child. Institute of American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For more information, call 860-868-0518.

“World Traveler” film series: 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.

Library events: July 26: “Fuel Your Body” with local nutrition expert Michelle Sisk, 6:30 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.

“Meet An Author” lunch: July 28, 4 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. With Nan Rossiter, author of “Firefly.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-0525.

Tag sale: July 29: first dibs hour, 5-6 p.m. $10. July 29: 5-8 p.m. Free admission. July 30, 8-11 a.m. Free admission. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road.

Theater

NEW MILFORD

Fridays-Saturdays through July 31, 8 p.m., as well as July 24 and 31, 2 p.m. TheatreWorks, 5 Brookside Ave. $26/reserved seating. $21/student and military personnel. Pay-what-you-can-night, July 28, 8 p.m. For more information, call 860-350-6863.

SHERMAN

“Tartuffe”: Fridays-Saturdays, 8 p.m., through July 31, as well as July 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.

AREA TOWNS

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”: Fridays-Sundays, July 22-Aug. 6, 8:30 p.m. Grounds open, 7:15 p.m. Musicals at Richter, 100 Aunt Hack Road. $20/adult. $15/senior or student with ID. $10/child 10 and under. July 28 and Aug. 4: $15/adult. $10/senior or student with ID. $5/child 10 and under. For more information, visit www.musicalsatrichter.org.