The Sherman Chamber Ensemble will present its fourth annual free community picnic and concert June 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

A rain date of June 20 is set.

Festivities will be held on the meadow behind the Sherman Historical Society in Sherman Center.

Patrons are invited to bring blankets and/or lawn chairs.

In other news, subscription tickets for the ensemble's summer concert series are available.

Concerts will be held July 9, Aug. 13 and Sept. 3 at St. Andrew's Church on Route 7 in Kent and July 10, Aug. 14 and Sept. 4 at the Lake Mauweehoo Clubhouse on Leach Hollow Road in Sherman, all at 8 p.m.

For more information, call 860-355-5930 or visit