MILFORD - The Beautiful Things & Coffee Gallery will be having its first show on Friday, Nov. 17, with a reception beginning at 7 p.m. There will be wine and snacks, and live music is planned. The art show is by the Renaissance Art Society, which includes: David Applegate, James Sheehan, Jen Rivera, Geniffer Shadler, Fabriscapes by Nina, Edwin Christoph Longendorfer, John E. Longendorfer, and a guest artist photographer, Leah Conti. Conti did the cover for the October Connections Magazine. There will also be clocks by David Scherer, Floral Arrangements by Sharon, art glass from all over the world, and tables by owner Mike Kreiger. The store and gallery is at 601 West Harford Street, opposite Apple Valley and next to the Grand Union. For more information, call 570 296 7369.