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

Winter office hours at Sherman School are Saturdays from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Phone messages at 860-354-3629 will be returned on Thursdays.

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

FAMILY

Skiing at Thunder Ridge

Signup is open for numerous skiing or snowboarding classes and rentals at Thunder Ridge in Patterson, N.Y. Cost for six hour and a half lessons is $120. Cost for lift ticket and lessons is $210. Cost for lift, lessons and rentals is $360. Students must have a six-week lift ticket or season pass.

Nature trail

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

Boat moorings

Registration for the 2015 boating season is still available. Cost is $950. Applications are available Saturday mornings at the rec office.

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 Jody Clark.

ADULT

Volleyball

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

Basketball

Open basketball for Sherman residents is played Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Sherman School gym.

Yoga

Yoga supervised by Helen Ostrosky is offered Saturdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. at the Sherman School library. Drop-in cost is $10 per class. Each participant is advised to wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat.