Sherman Park & Recreation notes

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 at 860-354-3629 will be returned on Thursdays.

For registration or more information, check www.townofshermanct.org/parkrec.html.

FAMILY

Kayaks and canoes

Registration for kayak and canoe racks is underway at the Park and Recreation office. Cost is $40 for each slot for Sherman residents only.

Gardens

Sign-up is open at the Park and Rec office. Each 20-foot-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.

YOUTH

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.