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The Grand Opening! March 15, 2014
Executive Director Millie Loeb’s Retirement Celebration
The Sherman Library’s
First Annual Golf Tournament
August 27th, 11:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
at the beautiful, private
Club at River Oaks
Lunch, Golf, Dine, Network and Win!
Attendees will enjoy playing the Club’s championship-caliber 18-hole course, and will be treated to lunch and dinner at The Club. All proceeds benefit the Sherman Library.
Prizes will be awarded for the longest drive, first-place team, second-place team, third place team, and closest to the pin.
Another highlight: players will have a chance to win a new Jeep Wrangler by shooting a hole in one on hole #17--a challenging, 170-yard par 3 over water. The Jeep is provided by Wetmore’s Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram located in New Milford.
For more information contact Al Kenney: Al@Bluewaterfractionals.com
The Club at River Oaks
2 Evans Hill Raod
Sherman, CT 06784
11:30 a.m. Registration
12 - 1 p.m. Lunch
1 p.m. Shotgun Start
6 p.m. Dinner Buffet
8 p.m. Departure
In case of inclement weather please contact River Oaks 860-354-3330 or visit www.clubriveroaks.com
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Art Show July 13 – August 22
The Sherman Library is pleased to announce a show of Paintings by Herbert Kroeger. His landscapes, seascapes and portraits are delightful.
Herb enjoys exploring a wide variety of subject matter and different painting styles and techniques from semi-abstract to representational art. In addition to the landscapes, seascapes and portraits represented in this show, his other paintings and figurative works such as Herb's figurative White Light Series can be viewed on his website: www: herbkroegerart.com or by visiting his studio in Sherman, CT. His use of dramatic lighting, color glazes and built up layers of paint, create the illusion or suggestion of a textured three-dimensional surface.
Mr. Kroeger began formal training in figure drawing and painting at age twelve. He then studied painting and graphic design at Syracuse University School of Fine Art and Pratt Institute School of Art. In 1964 at the age of 25, he had a solo show of his paintings at the Galerie De Nus in New York City. After an unfortunate fire destroyed most of his paintings, Herb worked as a graphic designer for international clients for 40 years. Since retiring in 2003 he has returned to his first love, painting. He has exhibited locally at the Kent and Washington Art Associations and at the Eric Sloane Museum. This is his first exhibit in Sherman, CT.
The JCC in Sherman and the Sherman Library are co-hosting
First Friday of the Month through November 7 – 9 p.m. alternate locations. Next Session: September 7 at the Sherman Library
US Global Engagement and the Military
Free and open to everyone in the community
The Foreign Policy Association's Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The program model involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book, watching a DVD and meeting in a group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today.
Please register by contacting the JCC in Sherman at 860-355-8050 or firstname.lastname@example.org or the Sherman Library at 860-354-2455 or SL@biblio.org. When you register, you will receive a briefing book with chapters pertaining to the topics covered.
To register online or for the complete list of dates, topic descriptions and locations please visit the JCC website.
Relaxation with Yoga Nidra
2nd Friday of the month. Yoga 7 - 8 p.m.
followed by refreshments
Through December 14
Knitting & Needle Arts Creativity
2nd Wednesday of the month. 7 - 9 p.m.
Through November 14 (No program in August)
4th Friday of the month. 8 p.m. – midnight
Through December 22
3rd Friday of the month at 7:30 p.m
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