All town offices, agencies, public schools and the Newtown Senior Center will be closed on Monday, Labor Day. They will re-open for business as usual on Tuesday.

The recycling center will be open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday but will also be shut Monday.

The "Tercentennial Celebration: En Plein Air Exhibit of Newtown and Sandy Hook," at River Glen Fine Arts Gallery , originally set to end Sept. 11, is such a success it's now scheduled to close Oct. 16.

The En Plein Air - French for "in open air" - exhibit features new pieces of art designed for the town's tercentennial celebration. All of the works were made outdoors.

Regular hours for the gallery, at 3 Washington Ave., are Tuesday from noon to 4 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and by appointment. Call (203) 270-1199 for more information.

The C.H. Booth Library 's fall schedule of programs for adults begins Sept. 14, when, at 7 p.m., Kanwal Sahki teaches "Pakistani Cooking."

There is a limit of 15 "cooks" to the class that has a supply fee of $10.

At 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 15, Lorraine Warren , of "Amityville Horror" fame, and Cheryl Wicks visit the library for a book signing and discussion of "Ghost Tracks," their recent book. The two women will also talk about their experiences as psychic investigators.

Call the library at (203) 426-4533 for information about the programs or to sign up for the Pakistani cooking class.

The Newtown Choral Society has openings in all voices for its Dec. 10 concert in which Benjamin Britten
's "Ceremony of Carols" will be the highlight.

Singers from all area towns with a love for singing and a willingness to learn are welcome.

The society meets Wednesday evenings at The Newtown Middle School.

Call Laura Lerman at (203) 426-3769 for information.

Representatives of Healing Hearts Center for Grieving Children and Families host a daytime bereavement support group at Newtown United Methodist Church the second and fourth Mondays of each month.

Meetings, in the church at 92 Church Hill Road, are from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Call (203) 426-9998, for details.

Booth space is still available for health professionals and businesses in health field at the 10th annual Great American Health and Public Safety Fair Sept. 24 at Newtown Middle School.

To date, more than 50 exhibitors are participating in the fair that runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Call Newtown Health District Director Donna Culbert at (203) 270-4291 for information and to reserve a spot.

If you're a teen in town and looking for an after-school job, contact the Newtown Youth Services Job Bank at (203) 270-4335. It might be the call that will help you find what you're looking for.