Public invited to puppet workshop

The Sherman Children's Theatre will offer a puppet theater workshop July 28 at Robbyn's Nest Montessori at 2 Jane Lane.

The workshop, open to the public, will run from 1 to 2:30 p.m. for 4- to 6-year-olds and from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. for children 7 and older.

Artist/leader Gina Romano will help participants make foam rubber puppet with moveable arms, heads and mouths, learn the skills of a puppeteer and give a performance.

Romano has given several workshops and performed with New York City's "LaMaMa Theatre" and "People's Puppets," Brooklyn's "Nellie Bly Productions"and the Sherman's Children

Theater Workshop.

The cost is $30, which includes materials.

For more information and sign up, call 860-355-8989, email or visit