The New Milford Historical Society & Museum will offer a variety of holiday events in the coming weeks.

The Christmas Shop is open Saturdays through Dec. 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Offerings will include the sale of Christmas decorations, gift items and hand crafted items by local artisans.

The fifth annual "Evening of Wine and Song" fundraiser will be held Dec. 1 from 5 to 8 p.m.

The event is a fundraising party.

Bridge Fine Wines, Spirits & Beer will provide wines and, new this year, a selection of beers.

Other offerings will include holiday songs by Rare Occasion and a raffle.

Tickets are $30 in advance and are available at Bridge Fine Wines, Spirits & Beer in Veterans Plaza on Route 7 North, by calling the museum at 860-354-3069 or from any museum member of board member. Tickets are $35 at the door.

The museum will hold an open house Dec. 2 from noon to 3 p.m.

For more information and registration for programs, call the 6 Aspetuck Ave. museum at 860-354-3069 or email