Welcome to the Community Activity Center!
139 East Hamilton Avenue, Sherrill
Ongoing Programs and Events
-Bone Builders– Strength Training for the Older Adult, 9am, Contact Polly 853-6258 for more information, $1.50/class.
-HIVE Cooperative- Parents looking for an alternative educational option for children ages 3-6 can join HIVE Cooperative, Mondays, 10am-2pm. Students will participate in a variety of parent-led activities, meet interesting visitors from the community, enjoy play with other children, and engage in organized physical activity in the gym for an hour each week. The cost is $153.50 per year to cover insurance and building fees, with just $37.50 of that cost due at the time of enrollment to reserve your child’s spot. HIVE stands for Homeschoolers Inspiring Vibrant Experiences and is a great way for those who are new to or considering homeschooling, or looking for an option for their child to participate in fun, enriching activities with other children and adults. Visit www.hivecooperative.com or email Sara Furlong, email@example.com to learn more!
-Community Fine Arts Guild- Join this group of artists 9am-12pm to paint, work together, share ideas, and to have the opportunity for critique, if desired.
-Oneida County Office for the Aging- On the first Wednesday of every month at 11am a representative from the office is at the CAC and is able to provide people ages 60 and over, and people of any age with disabilities, with many services. If you have questions, would like more information, or would like to set up an appointment for a representative from the Office for the Aging to meet with you please contact Emily Comito, 768-3623.
*Please note- In October a representative will be at the CAC Friday October 16 at 11am instead of Wednesday October 7. Also, HEAP applications will become available in mid-November- please call to set up an appointment or stop by December 2 to process your application.
-CAC Craft and Chat Group- Join this group the first, third and fifth Wednesday of each month, 11am-1pm, to knit, sew, or create any other craft. Bring a lunch!
Rescue Me K-9 Dog Rescue Dog Socialization Classes- These are free classes for anyone who wants to bring their dog. Donations are accepted. Classes start October 1, 6-7pm, Contact Debbie Martin, 829-3454 with questions.
2015-2016 City of Sherrill Youth Center Information
VVS students in grades 4-12 are invited to attend the City of Sherrill Youth Center beginning October 5 and running through early spring at the Sherrill Community Activity Center, 139 East Hamilton Ave. Youth Center will be open Monday and Tuesday from 6-9pm for students in grades 4-6 and Friday and Saturday from 6:30-10pm for students in grades 7-12. Special events and schedule changes will be posted at the CAC or here.
Youth Center is a supervised program. During Youth Center students may participate in activities such as basketball, volleyball, computer use, etc. in the gym and the youth center. All students who attend youth center must sign in when they arrive and sign out when they leave. Once signed in, students may not leave the building until they leave youth center for the evening. Additionally students must be respectful of one another, the equipment, the staff and facilities. VVS students may bring one guest (a friend, relative, etc. who does not attend VVS) per evening.
All parents who have children who attend youth center must fill out a form which is available at the CAC, City Hall or here-2015 Youth Center Information. Students, including guests, who do not live in the City of Sherrill or the Town of Vernon must purchase a ticket or season pass to attend youth center. Tickets and passes are available at the CAC or Sherrill City Hall for $5/night or $30/10 nights or season passes may be purchased for $75/individual or $125/family.
Walking– This is a self-monitored program for walking in the gym open to all, weekday mornings, September-April 8-9am.
Kids Play Time– September-April, Monday-Friday, 10am-12pm- Come join this self-monitored program for parents to bring their children, ages 5 and younger, for indoor play in the gym. Children must be supervised by an adult.
Open Gym- The gym at the CAC can be used for basketball. Fees are: $3 per person for ½ court use, one hour maximum or $24 for full court use, 8 people minimum, one hour maximum. Sherrill residents must sign out basketballs. Children 15 and under must be supervised by a parent or guardian. Please call 363-6525 for more details and availability.
Open Bowling- Wednesdays 11am-1pm, every other Friday 6-11pm, (because of a league every other week), every Friday and Saturday 9:30-11pm, Saturdays (through September) & Sundays 12-5pm; Starting in October Saturday hours will be 1-5pm due to kids leagues. The CAC is also open during some school vacations and holidays. Call or check the website for hours. Costs: $2.75/game & $0.75/shoes
Bowling Leagues- There are adult bowling leagues Monday-Saturday evenings and leagues for youth Thursday afternoons, Saturday mornings and Sunday evenings.
Kids Bowling Leagues- There is a league Thursday afternoons at 4pm for kids 8-12 years old starting October 1 and Saturday morning leagues for kids 5-17 years old at 9am & 11:30am starting October 3. Call the CAC or stop by September 15 or 17, 6-7:30pm to register or for more information. There is a $5 registration fee and weekly fees for bowling.
Pool Leagues- There are adult pool leagues at the CAC. Call for details.
Pool Tables- Anyone 16 or older can play pool at the CAC anytime the CAC is open and tables are available. Costs: $2/half-hour
Winter Craft Show
The annual Winter Craft show will take place at the CAC Saturday December 5 from 9am-3pm. If you’re interested in being a vendor please call the CAC for more information.
Santa at the CAC
Santa will visit Sherrill and stop at the CAC Sunday December 6. Look for more details as the date approaches!
Birthday Parties and Events- Have a bowling birthday party, baby shower, graduation party or another event at the CAC! Please see the CAC Use Form for more information or call for details.
If you would like to host a class or have an idea for another program or event at the CAC please stop by, call or email your ideas to firstname.lastname@example.org.