The Sherman Park & Recreation Department offers programs throughout the year. Office hours at Sherman School are Saturdays from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Phone messages can be left at 860-354-3629.

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Kayaks and canoes

Registration for kayak and canoe racks will start April 18 at 9 a.m. at the Park and Recreation office. Cost will be $40 for each slot for Sherman residents only.


Signup will start April 25 at the Park and Rec office. Each 20 by 20-foot plot will be $4 with previous owners entitled to their plot until May 16, at which time all remaining plots will be sold first come, first served.

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.


Summer jobs

If interested in working as a lifeguard, swim instructor or junior or senior camp counselor, stop by the Park and Rec office to get an application for the summer.