Published 12:00 am, Friday, October 14, 2016
Selected works by Edward Muszala: Runs through Nov. 17. Library, 642 Main St. South.
Exhibit featuring works by renowned artists: Reception, Oct. 15-4-7 p.m. Oct. 16, 2-5 p.m. Runs through Oct. 31. The Good Gallery, 13 Railroad St. For more information, call 860-927-5065.
North East Watercolor Society’s 40th International Show: Opening reception, Oct. 23, 2-4 p.m. Runs through Nov. 5. Kent Art Association, 21 South Main St. For more information, call 860-927-3989 or visit www.kentart.org.
“Happy Villages and Accidental Landscapes” - works by fiber artist Karen Eckmeier: Runs through Oct. 31. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP to reception, call 860-927-3761.
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“Nature’s Beauty” - works by Rosemary Connor: Runs through Oct. 24. At 30 Bridge Street Building, 30 Bridge St. Hours: Mondays-Saturdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
“New Born: The Digital Art of Chris Ludwig”: Runs through Nov. 5. Library, Main Street.
\“Water Places” - abstract landscapes by Ann Quackenbos: Runs through Nov. 17. Library, South Street. For more information, call 860-250-2181.
Exhibit of artifacts, pictures and stories celebrating The Gunnery and its founder, Frederick W. Gunn: Oct. 15, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Judy Black Memorial Gallery and Park, 1 Green Hill Road.
New paintings and drawings by Tom Pearsall: Runs through Oct. 15. Stairwell Gallery at Gunn Memorial Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-7586.
Exhibit of works by James Grashow: Opening reception, Oct. 15, 4-6 p.m. Runs through Oct. 22. Washington Art Association, Bryan Plaza.
“Distaff in Sharon: A Tribute to Melva Bucksbaum”: Runs through Oct. 28. The Gallery at Sharon Historical Society, 18 Main St., Sharon. Hours: Wednesdays-Fridays, noon-4 p.m. Saturdays, 1-5 p.m. By appointment. For more information, visit www.sharonhist.org.
Classical chamber concert: Oct. 15, 3 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. With pianist Will Duchon and cellist Mary Costanza. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
“Navigating the College Admission Process with Your High School Student: Trends, Myths and Practical Truths”: Oct. 16, 1 p.m. Library, 62 South Main St.
Library offerings for adults: Oct. 17: discussion of “The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane” by Katherine Howe, 7 p.m. Nov. 21: discussion of “Terry Jones’ Barbarians: An Alternative Roman History” by Terry Jones and Alan Ereira, 7 p.m. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-354-6937.
Book sale: Ongoing through October. Library, Main Street. For more information, call 860-927-3761.
Harvest Fair: Oct. 15. Fair, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Turkey dinner, 4-7 p.m. Square dance, 7:30-10 p.m. Kent Congregational Church, Route 7.
Book signings: Oct. 15: with Courtney McInvale, author of “Spirits of Rebellion Haunt the Constitution State,” 2-3 p.m. Oct. 23: with Elaine M. Kuzmeskus, author of “Connecticut in the Golden Age of Spiritualism,” 2-3 p.m. House of Books, 10 North Main St.
“Terrariums & You” book talk and signing: Oct. 22, 2 p.m. Co-sponsored by library and Kent Garden Club at town hall, Kent Green Boulevard. With Tovah Martin, author of “The New Terrarium.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-927-3761.
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New Preston Women’s Club meeting and program: Oct. 21. Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Program with author Ann Leary, 7 p.m. At Community House, 27 Church St.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
“TV Serial Dinners”: Saturdays, 4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, 2 pm. Charter Public Access Channel 192. With Dee Biglin of New Milford.
Movie screenings: Oct. 14: “Heaven is for Real,” 7:40-9:30 p.m. Oct. 15: “Superbook: Naaman and the Servant Girl,” 12:30-1:30 p.m. Presented by First Apostolic Gathering of New Milford at railroad station, Railroad Street.
Diebold Family Cancer Center Walk & Run: Oct. 15. Registration: for 5K, 7:30 a.m. For 3K, 9 a.m. Run: 8:30 a.m. Walk: 10 a.m. Harrybrooke Park, off Still River Drive. For more information and registration, visit www.nmhwalkrun.org.
Fundraiser for Lynnia Milliun, a well-known chef in the Litchfield Hills: Oct. 15, 6 p.m. At The Silo, 44 Upland Road. Milliun was recently diagnosed with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer. $40/person. $325/table of six. For more information, call Cassandra at 203-770-6523. To reserve a table, call Carol at 860-364-0830.
Pasta dinner: Oct. 15, 5-8 p.m. Hosted by Boy Scout Troop 31 at First Congregational Church, 36 Main St. $8/person. $40/family of four or five.
Roast beef dinner: Oct. 15, 4:30-7 p.m. Odd Fellows Hall, 25 Danbury Road. $14/adult. $12/senior. $5/child 4-12. Free/child under 4.
Merryall Union Chapel services: Oct. 16: with the Rev. Alex da Silva Souta of the New Milford United Methodist Church, 4 p.m. Merryall Union Chapel, Chapel Hill Road. For more information, visit www.merryallchapel.org.
Book discussion group for science fiction readers: Oct. 17. Library, Main Street. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Caregivers Support Group: Oct. 18, 10 a.m. Senior center, 40 Main St. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Program about witches in Colonial New England: Oct. 19, 6:30 p.m. Library, Main Street. With Melissa Traub of the Connecticut Historical Society. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.
Chamber of Commerce Business Scene: Oct. 20, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Co-sponsored by New Milford Sports Club, The First Bite and Union Savings Bank at New Milford Sports Club, 130 Grove St.
Bereavement Support Group: Oct. 20, 6:30 p.m. New Milford Visiting Nurse Association, 68 Park Lane Road. For more information, call 860-354-2216.
Poetry book club: Oct. 20, 6 p.m. Library, Main Street. With James Scrimgeour, New Milford’s poet laureate. For more information, RSVP and to find out how to get a packet of poems for each month, call 860-355-1191.
“Harrybrooke Park After Dark Haunted Trail and Mansion”: Oct. 21-22 and Oct. 28-29, 6-10 p.m. Harrybrooke Park, 100 Still River Drive. Not suitable for children under 12. $13.
Visit with the Rev. Nigel Mumford: Oct. 23, during 10 a.m. worship service, followed by lunch and healing service. First Congregational Church, 36 Main St.
Presentation about the Trans Pacific Partnership: Oct. 18, 7-8:30 p.m. Presented by the Connecticut Fair Trade Coalition at Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St.
Word Weavers: Oct. 15, 9 a.m.-noon. Sherman Congregational Church, 6 Church Road. For more information, call Carol at 203-702-7006.
Book Club: Oct. 21, 7:30 p.m. Library, Sherman Center. Discussion of “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” led by Joe Keneally. For more information, call 860-354-2455.
Screening of movie and dessert: Oct. 21, 7:30 p.m. Jewish Community Center, Route 39 South. For more information, call 860-355-8050.
Wine and cheese market: Oct. 22, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Hopkins Vineyard, Hopkins Road. $25. For more information, visit www.hopkinsvineyard.com.
Warren Historical Society annual meeting: Oct. 23, 2 p.m. Warren Community Center, Sackett Hill Road.
Library offerings: Oct. 15: watercolor wonder program, 1 p.m. Oct. 22: pumpkin painting workshop (bring own pumpkin), 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. For more information, call 860-868-2310.
“Held Together: When Life Seems to be Falling Apart” women’s gathering: Oct. 15, 9 a.m.-3 p. m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-2794.
Meditation practice group: Oct. 18 and 25 and Nov. 1 and 8. Led by the Rev. Cheryl P. Anderson at library, Wykeham Road. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.
Program with Peter Vermilyea: Oct. 18, 6 p.m. Gunn Historical Museum, Wykeham Road. Author of “Wicked Litchfield County.” For more information, call 860-868-7756.
“Meet an Author for Lunch”: Oct. 19, noon. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. With Charles Monagan, author of “Carrie Welton” ($19.50). For more information and RSVP, call-868-0525.
Book signing: Oct. 22, 2 p.m. Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Road. With Kristi Carlson, author of the cookbook “Eat Like a Gilmore.”
Discussion and book signing with Martha Hall Kelly: Oct. 23, 2 p.m. Library, Wykeham Road. Author of “Lilac Girls.” For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7586.