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

Office hours at Sherman School generally are Saturdays from 9 to 11:30m a.m. Phone messages at 860-354-3629 will be returned Thursday afternoons.

For registration or more information, check www.townofshermanct.org/parkrec.html.

YOUTH

SPARK

An after-school program for schoolchildren in grades K-8 meets weekdays from 3 to 6 p.m. during the school year under the direction of Danielle Christie and Ben Krier.

ADULT

Volleyball

Open volleyball for Sherman residents is played Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Sherman School gym.

FAMILY

Skiing at Thunder Ridge

Numerous skiing or snowboarding classes are avaiable at Thunder Ridge in Patterson, N.Y. Rentals are also available for all residents. Discounts are available on Thursdays for Sherman residents. For more information, call Park & Recreation or Thunder Ridge at 845-878-4100.

Kayaks

Kayaks must be off the rack or they will be removed. Registration for 2014 will begin in April.

Nature trail

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

Boat moorings

Registration for the 2014 boating season is still available. Applications are avaiable Saturday mornings at the rec office.

Gardens

Gardeners are reminded all fencing and stakes must be removed. All materials otherwise are subject to removal by the town crew.