BRIDGEWATER

"O Silent Night": Nov. 22, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Burnham Library, Route 133. $25 in advance. $30 at door. For more information and tickets, call 860-354-6937.

GAYLORDSVILLE

Christmas/holiday show and open house: Nov. 28-30 and Dec. 5-7, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Merwinsville Hotel, Browns Forge Road.

Christmas open house: Dec. 6, noon-4 p.m. Oratory of the Little Way, 8 Oratory Lane.

KENT

Christmas bazaar: Nov. 22, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 6 Bridge St.

Fair trade festival: Nov. 29-30, Dec. 6-7, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. First Congregational Church of Kent, Route 7.

Champagne Stroll: Nov. 28-29, 4-7 p.m. Starts at Bain Real Estae, 21 North Main St. $10. For more information, visit www.kentct.com.

Gingerbread Festival: Dec. 5-Jan. 5. Downtown Kent. For more information, visit www.kentct.com.

Tree lighting ceremony: Dec. 6, 5 p.m. Downtown Kent.

MARBLE DALE/NEW PRESTON

"Handcrafted in America" sale of works by local artisans: Nov. 22 , 10 a.m.-4 p.m. At Banks Art Studio, 55 Tinker Hill Road.

Christmas bazaar: Dec. 6, 9 a.m.-2 p. m. St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 240 Litchfield Turnpike.

NEW MILFORD

FRIENDS holiday book cart sale: Nov. 22-Dec. 30. Library, Main Street.

Seasonal music: Nov. 22: "Haul of the Holly" with SingOut! CT, 6 p.m. Nov. 28: "Songs of the Season" with Hank Milligan, 12:30-3:15 p.m. Nov. 29: "Songs of the Season" with Hank Milligan, 12:30-3:30 p.m. The Silo, Upland Hill Road.

"Handcrafted in America" local artisans's sale: Nov. 28-30, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. At railroad station, Railroad Street. Supports Animal Welfare Society.

The Silo Pop-Up Store open: Nov. 28-30, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 20 Bank St.

Holiday open house: Nov. 29, 4 p.m. Historical society, 6 Aspetuck Ave. Free admission. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

Festival of Lights/Tree Lighting Ceremony: Nov. 29, 5:30 p.m. Village Green.

Holiday open house and gathering for holiday lights event: Nov. 29, 4 p.m. Historical society, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

Goatboy Soaps holiday open house: Nov. 29-30, Dec. 6-7, Dec. 13-14, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Goatboy Soaps, 1 Murphy's Way. For more information, visit www.goatboysoaps.us.

Gingerbread tales story time: Dec. 6, 10:30 a.m. Library, Main Street. For ages 4 and up. For more information and RSVP, call 860-355-1191.

Photos of pets with Santa: Dec. 6, noon-3 p.m. Barkery Boo'tique, Bank Street. $15. Benefits Passion 4 Paws.

Old-Fashioned Christmas Celebration: Dec. 6, 2 p.m. Historical society, 6 Aspetuck Ave. For more information, call 860-354-3069.

Christkindlmarkt: Dec. 6, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Arion Singing Society, 411 Danbury Road.

ROXBURY

Country Church Christmas Fair: Dec. 6, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 7, noon-2 p.m. Roxbury Congregational Church, 24 Church St.

SHERMAN

"It's a Wonderful Life: The Radio Play": Runs Fridays-Saturdays, Dec. 5-28, 8 p.m. Dec. 14 and 28, 2 p.m. Sherman Playhouse, 5 Route 39 North. $20/person. $10/student with id and cash. $10 preview Dec. 4, 8 p.m. For more information or reservations, call 860-354-3622.

WASHINGTON

Holiday party: Nov. 22, 6-8 p.m. The Gunnery, 99 Green Hilll Road. Open to town residents. For more information and RSVP, call 860-868-7334.

Winter Indian arts and crafts market: Saturdays-Sundays, noon-4 p.m. Nov. 29-Dec. 14. Institute for American Indian Studies, 38 Curtis Road. For information, call 860-868-0518 or visit www.iaismuseum.org.

St. John's Episcopal Church holiday bazaar and more: Dec. 5: preview party for holiday bazaar, 6:30 p.m. $75. Dec. 6: holiday cabaret, 5 p.m. Includes visits with St. Nick for kids. $75. Free/child 12 and under. Dec. 6: holiday market, 10 a.m. -3 p.m. Dec. 7: holiday market, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, Route 47.

HORSE of Connecticut Christmas open house: Dec. 6, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. HORSE of Connecticut, 43 Wilbur Road. For more information, visit www.horseofct.org.

Christmas choir and carol sing: Dec. 6, 5-6 p.m. Salem Covenant Church, 96 Baldwin Hill Road.

AREA TOWNS

Holiday boutique: Dec. 6, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sponsored by New Fairfield/Sherman Animal Welfare at senior center, 33 Route 37, New Fairfield.