Sherman Library, Sherman Connecticut (860) 354-2455

The Sherman Library building is temporarily closed to the public at this time due to an increase in COVID cases statewide.

Doorside pickup of library materials is available:

Tuesday~ 11:30am-5:30pm
Wednesday~ 11:30am-5:30pm
Thursday~ 11:30am-5:30pm
Friday~ 11:30am-5:30pm
Saturday~ 10:30am-3:30pm

Contact the library staff at 860-354-2455 or sl@biblio.org to schedule a doorside pickup.


Become a Member of the Sherman Library Association

We invite you to become a member of the Sherman Library Association at a level that is comfortable for you. Membership has its benefits... but most of all it’s knowing that you are part of a long tradition of supporting your library and ensuring it continues for many more years to come.

Sherman Library Membership form

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Museum Passes at the Sherman Library

 


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Download digital audio books and ebooks 24/7.

 

Borrow free digital video, music, audiobooks, eBooks and more with your Sherman Library Card. Apps available for most devices.


          

Register for Magazines with the RB Digital App. Contact us for details.

 

 

          


 

 

 

 

        

     The Grand Opening! March 15, 2014

 

        

 

    



Suzanne Ashley's paintings and collages are available for purchase with 75% of the proceeds from this exhibit being donated to the Sheman Library. With the holidays approaching remember that art makes a lovely gift!

Click on the link below to view Suzanne Ashley's paintings featured in the "Light Reveals" show currently on display at the Sherman Library.

Click here to view "Light Reveals" paintings by Suzanne Ashley


CLICK HERE TO VIEW OUR PUZZLE SELECTION




 

ADULT PROGRAMS

Writers' Group
January 14th, 5:30 p.m. via Zoom
2nd Thursday of the month
Contact ablake@biblio.org to register

Adult Book Discussion
January 15th, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. via Zoom
3rd Friday of the month
Featured Book: Solar Bones by Mike McCormack
Discussion led by Pat Bailey
Contact ablake@biblio.org to register

Classic Book Discussion
February 5th, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. via Zoom
usually 1st Friday of the month
Featured Book: Dracula by Bram Stoker
Discussion led by Bernie Kaplan
Contact ablake@biblio.org to register


Relaxation with Yoga Nidra
February 5th, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom
usually 1st Friday of the month
Contact ablake@biblio.org to register

Knitting & Needle Arts Creativity
February 9th, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom
2nd Tuesday of the month
Contact ablake@biblio.org to register

Great Decisions
The 2020 session of Great Decisions is complete.
The 2021 session will begin in Spring 2021

Song Swap, Cookbook Club, Mahjong Club, Sattva Yoga
Suspended until further notice

 

Upcoming Board of Trustees Meetings

Fundraising Committee Meeting
January 19th, 2021 6:00pm
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by noon on Jan.19th
Agenda for Fundraising Committee Meeting on 1/19/2021

February Board of Trustees Meeting
February 8th, 2021 5:30pm
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by noon on Feb.8th


Past Meetings

There was no regular Board of Trustees Meeting in August

Special Board of Trustees Meeting
August 26, 2020 7:30pm
Agenda for Special Board of Trustees Meeting on 8/26/2020
Minutes from Special Board of Trustees Meeting on 8/26/2020

September Board of Trustees Meeting
September 14, 2020 5:30-7:00pm
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by noon on Sept.14th
Agenda for September Board of Trustees Meeting on 9/14/2020
Minutes from Board of Trustees Meeting on 9/14/2020

The Annual Meeting of Members
October 9, 2020 7:00pm, remote via Zoom
Voting Results of 2020 Annual Meeting of Members
Agenda for 2020 Annual Meeting of Members

Minutes from Annual Meetingof Members 10/9/2020

The Annual Meeting of the Board of Trustees
October 9, 2020 8:30pm (after Annual Meeting of Members)
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by noon on Oct.9th
Agenda for Annual Meeting of Trustees
Minutes from Annual Meeting of Trustees

October Board of Trustees Meeting
October 19, 2020 5:30-7:00pm
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by noon on Oct.19th
Agenda for October Board of Trustees Meeting on 10/19/2020
Revised Agenda for October Board of Trustees Meeting on 10/19/2020
Minutes from Board of Trustees Meeting on 10/20/2020

Transcript from October Board of Trustees Meeting on 10/19/2020

Membership/Fundraising Committee Meeting
November 5th, 2020 6:00pm
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by noon on Nov.5th

Agenda for Membership/Fundraising Comiittee Meeting 11/5/2020
Minutes from Membership/Fundraising Committee Meeting 11/5/2020

November Board of Trustees Meeting
November 9th, 2020 5:30-7:00pm
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by noon on Nov.9th

Agenda for November Board of Trustees Meeting on 11/9/2020
Minutes from November Board of Trustees Meeting on 11/9/2020

Transcript from November Board of Trustees Meeting on 11/9/2020

Investment Committee Meeting
November 13th, 2020 12:00pm
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by 9:00am on Nov.13th

Agenda for Investment Committee Meeting on 11/13/2020
Minutes From Investment Committee Meeting on 11/13/2020
Transcript from Investment Committee Meeting on 11/13/2020

There was no regular Board of Trustees Meeting in December

Special Board of Trustees Meeting
December 14, 2020 5:30pm
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by noon on Dec.14th
Agenda for Special Board of Trustees Meeting on 12/14/2020
Minutes From Special Board of Trustees Meeting on 12/14/2020
Transcript from Special Board Meeting on 12/14/2020

January Board of Trustees Meeting
January 11th, 2021 5:30pm
Remote via Zoom, to join contact ablake@biblio.org by noon on Jan.11th
Agenda for Board of Trustees Meeting on 1/11/2021
Minutes from Board of Trustees Meeting on 1/11/2021

SLA 2020 Annual Calendar Link

SLA 2021 Schedule of Regular Meetings


 

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