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

Summer office hours at Sherman School are Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to noon. Phone messages at 860-354-3629 will be returned.

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

FAMILY

Beach

Beach passes are distributed outside the Sherman School cafeteria weekdays from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Nature trail

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

Summer concerts

The free summer concerts at the town beach feature an Aug. 17 performance by Cripple Creek at 2 p.m. and an Aug. 23 performance by the Pears.

Residents are welcome to bring a picnic lunch and friends.

YOUTH

Summer sign-up

Registration for all summer youth programs is offered Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. through July in the Sherman School cafeteria.

Soccer camp

Rich Sheridan, longtime New Milford High School coach, assisted by Green Wave players, will direct boys and girls ages 8--15 Aug. 11-15 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Veterans Field. Cost is $100.

Baseball camp

The New Milford High School baseball coaching staff will direct an Aug. 4-8 camp meeting from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Veterans Field. Boys and girls ages 8--15 are eligible at the cost of $100.