The Sherman Park & Recreation Department offers programs throughout the year.

For registration or more information, call director John Wrenn at 860-354-3629, visit the office at Sherman School during summer hours of Mondays to Fridays from 9 a.m. to noon, or check www.townofshermanct.org/parkrec.html.

FAMILY

Family swim

Residents can swim at the New Fairfield High School pool as part of a program in cooperation with New Fairfield Park and Recreation. For signup or information, check www.newfairfield.org and link to departments/park and recreation/special events/family open swim.

Boat moorings

All who registered for a slip for the 2011 will receive one. Payment is due in the town clerk's office at town hall before Thanksgiving. Those who still have boats in the water should remove them.

The planned Oct. 2 lottery was not needed.

Nature trail

A trail over the mountain extending from the town park to Colonial Park is open to residents.

ADULT

Volleyball

Open sessions for residents aged 18 and older are offered Wednesdays, except school vacations and special events, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Sherman School.

Basketball

Open sessions for residents aged 18 and older are offered Tuesdays, except school vacations and special events, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Sherman School.