The Sherman will hold its book and barn sale Aug. 7-8.

A barbecue and auction will kick off the festivities Aug. 6 from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

The book and barn sale will be open Aug. 7 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Aug. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Tickets for the barbecue and auction are $25 for members, $30 for non-members and $10 for children aged 12 and under.

They will be available at the library or by calling Joan Laucius at 203-241-9006 or by e-mailing Ms. Laucius at

For more information, call Karen Cushnie at 860 355-0421.