'One Book, One Lake' events underway

Several events will be held in New Milford and Sherman in the coming days as part of the “One Book, One Lake” series co-sponsored by the librarires in the five towns that surround Candlewood Lake.

Events will include a gourmet dining on the Appalachian Trail, featuring a demonstration and tasting, with The Silo Cooking School director July 26 from 1 to 4 p.m. at The Silo on Upland Road in the Northville section of New Milford, with registration by calling (860) 355-0300; a program about Native American communities and culture in Connecticut’s Northwest corner July 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Sherman Historical Society in Sherman Center, with registration by calling (860) 354-3803; and a children’s concert on the lawn with the Sherman Chamber Ensemble at Sherman Library in Sherman Center Aug. 8 at 2 p.m.

In addition, the New Milford and Sherman historical societies are presenting photography and memorabilia exhibits about Candlewood Lake in recognition of the lake’s 80th anniversary.

For more information about “One Book, One Lake” events, visit www.onebookonelake.org.