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Tuesday August 22, 2017 -  Friday October 13, 2017
     Sherman Commission on Aging Senior Art Show  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

Sherman Senior Art Show August 22-October 13. The show will include paintings, photography and pottery of over 25 artists. Everyone welcome to the artist’s reception on Friday August 25, 6-8 p.m. Refreshments will be served.

    Location: Sherman Library

Friday September 22, 2017
   8:00 PM  -  11:45 PM Sherman Song Swap  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

“Come with a song you know and leave with one you don’t.” That’s the motto of co-hosts Al Burgasser and Nancy Walsh.

Unplugged jamming for people who enjoy playing and listening to acoustic music. Grab your instrument and voice and join friends for folksongs, bluegrass, blues, swing and all acoustic styles.

All levels of performers are welcomed from beginner to professional. Or just stop by to relax and enjoy musical talent that thrives in our community.

Refreshments are served.

Additional information is also available on the Sherman Song Swap Facebook page.


Saturday September 23, 2017
   1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Ted Hollander Book Signing  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

Meet Ted Hollander at our library "author table." Ted will be happy to talk to you about his newly revised edtion of Step Forward America.

Drop in any time between 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.  Copies of his book are available for purchase.

    Location: Sherman Library

Friday October 6, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Complete Relaxation with Yoga Nidra  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

Join Sherman Resident Mariya Hurwitz for an evening of gentle yoga and guided relaxation followed by a friendly social gathering.

Classes are free, open to all adults and no experience or special clothing is required. Bring a mat or blanket and dress comfortably.

Yoga session 7-8 p.m., refreshments follow.

    Location: Sherman Library Program Room

Wednesday October 11, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Knitting & Needle Arts Creativity  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

Join us for an evening of needle arts—knitting, crochet, needlepoint, rug hooking, quilting, etc.

An informal gathering, co-hosted by accomplished and passionate knitters Elly Bockley and Amanda Ruane, you are invited to knit, learn to knit, swap patterns or advice and generally have a sociable time.

All skill levels are welcomed from beginner to expert.

Refreshments provided.

    Location: Sherman Library Program Room

Friday October 13, 2017
   6:30 PM  -  9:00 PM Sherman Library Annual Meeting  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

Sherman Library Annual Meeting Friday October 13, 6:30 p.m.
Featuring our special program The Primacy of Story with  honored guest Robert McKee. Mr. McKee is a Fulbright Scholar, lecturer and an Award Winning author of Story Dialogue and Storynomics.Refreshments served from 6:30 – 7:15 followed by brief business presentations. Our distinguished speaker begins at approximately 7:45. All are welcome.

    Location: Sherman Library

Friday October 20, 2017
   6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Sara Frischer Art Reception  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

Everyone is welcome to meet Sara Frischer and enjoy her art exhibit. Refreshments will be served.

    Location: Sherman Library
   7:30 PM Book Discussion  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

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Homecoming by Yaa Gyasi. Led by Corinne Kevorkian.

Everyone is welcomed to enjoy a lively discussion and refreshments! Copies of the books are available at the library.

Refreshments served.

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    Location: Sherman Library Program Room

Friday October 27, 2017
   8:00 PM  -  11:45 PM Sherman Song Swap  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

“Come with a song you know and leave with one you don’t.” That’s the motto of co-hosts Al Burgasser and Nancy Walsh.

Unplugged jamming for people who enjoy playing and listening to acoustic music. Grab your instrument and voice and join friends for folksongs, bluegrass, blues, swing and all acoustic styles.

All levels of performers are welcomed from beginner to professional. Or just stop by to relax and enjoy musical talent that thrives in our community.

Refreshments are served.

Additional information is also available on the Sherman Song Swap Facebook page.


Friday November 3, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Complete Relaxation with Yoga Nidra  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

Join Sherman Resident Mariya Hurwitz for an evening of gentle yoga and guided relaxation followed by a friendly social gathering.

Classes are free, open to all adults and no experience or special clothing is required. Bring a mat or blanket and dress comfortably.

Yoga session 7-8 p.m., refreshments follow.

    Location: Sherman Library Program Room

Wednesday November 8, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Knitting & Needle Arts Creativity  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

Join us for an evening of needle arts—knitting, crochet, needlepoint, rug hooking, quilting, etc.

An informal gathering, co-hosted by accomplished and passionate knitters Elly Bockley and Amanda Ruane, you are invited to knit, learn to knit, swap patterns or advice and generally have a sociable time.

All skill levels are welcomed from beginner to expert.

Refreshments provided.

    Location: Sherman Library Program Room

Friday November 17, 2017
   7:30 PM Book Discussion  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

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Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf. Led by Marge Josephson.

Everyone is welcomed to enjoy a lively discussion and refreshments! Copies of the books are available at the library.

Refreshments served.

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    Location: Sherman Library Program Room

Friday November 24, 2017
   8:00 PM  -  11:45 PM Sherman Song Swap  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

“Come with a song you know and leave with one you don’t.” That’s the motto of co-hosts Al Burgasser and Nancy Walsh.

Unplugged jamming for people who enjoy playing and listening to acoustic music. Grab your instrument and voice and join friends for folksongs, bluegrass, blues, swing and all acoustic styles.

All levels of performers are welcomed from beginner to professional. Or just stop by to relax and enjoy musical talent that thrives in our community.

Refreshments are served.

Additional information is also available on the Sherman Song Swap Facebook page.


Saturday December 2, 2017
   7:00 PM  -  10:00 PM 17th Annual Holiday Party  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

The Sherman Library 17th Annual Holiday Party raises important funds for the operating budget.

    Location: Sherman Library

Friday December 15, 2017
   7:30 PM Book Discussion  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

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This Boy's Life: a Memoir by Tobias Wolff. Led by Chris Keenan.

Everyone is welcomed to enjoy a lively discussion and refreshments! Copies of the books are available at the library.

Refreshments served.

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    Location: Sherman Library Program Room

Friday December 22, 2017
   8:00 PM  -  11:45 PM Sherman Song Swap  
    Contact: Sherman Library   860.354.2455   sl@biblio.org
   

“Come with a song you know and leave with one you don’t.” That’s the motto of co-hosts Al Burgasser and Nancy Walsh.

Unplugged jamming for people who enjoy playing and listening to acoustic music. Grab your instrument and voice and join friends for folksongs, bluegrass, blues, swing and all acoustic styles.

All levels of performers are welcomed from beginner to professional. Or just stop by to relax and enjoy musical talent that thrives in our community.

Refreshments are served.

Additional information is also available on the Sherman Song Swap Facebook page.


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