Community Activity Center

Welcome to the Community Activity Center

139 East Hamilton Avenue, Sherrill
(315) 363-6525

Please click here for a calendar of programs and events at the CAC and find information below about ongoing programs and classes, bowling and special events and activities.  If you have questions or would like more information or are interested in teaching a class or holding an event at the CAC please call, stop by, or email sgetman@sherrillny.org.  

Upcoming Events

Sherrill Merchants Association Community Day- Sunday April 27, 12-3pm at the Sherrill Community Activity Center- Stop by this event to learn about Sherrill businesses, participate in various activities including free face painting and join the Sherrill Merchants Association as they bid farewell to the Oneida Company Store.  There will be proclamation from the Sherrill City Commission honoring current and former Oneida Company Store employees at 2:30pm with a cake cutting and reception with food from Ebeneezer’s Café and Creamery.

Sherrill Girls Softball- Sherrill Softball is also looking for coaches and volunteers and is planning for the second annual Kids for Kids Fall Festival Softball Tournament to be held in October 2014. Please contact Jeff Baker, 527-3946 or jbaker64@twcny.rr.com with any questions.

 

Ongoing Programs and Events

If you are interested in teaching a class or holding an event at the CAC please call for more information.

Mondays

-Bone Builders- Strength Training for the Older Adult, 9am, Contact Polly 853-6258 for more information, $1.50/class.

-Fiber Fans CNY- A social group for people interested in fiber crafts. Knitters, crocheters, weavers, spinners, felters, etc. are welcome.Socks, scarves, felting, lace, beaded crochet, rugs…we do it all. All skill levels welcome! Come work together, chat, learn, relax, have fun…5:30-8pm   For more information contact-  Antony- doanart@gmail.com or on Facebook: Fiber Fans CNY.  Please note- this group will not meet at the CAC April-August.  It will resume at the CAC in September- please check back for details.

Tuesdays

-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.

-Zumba- 7-8pm, beginning April 15, 5 week session/$30 or $8/class, Contact Sue Crawford, 368-4654 for details.

Wednesdays

-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.

-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.  Buy lunch at the CAC or bring your own.

Thursdays

-Rescue Me K-9 Dog Rescue Dog Socialization Classes- Come to these free classes for anybody who wants to bring their dog.  Donations are accepted. Thursdays 6-7pm, Please contact Debbie Martin, 829-3454 with any questions.  Please note- this group will not meet at the CAC April-September.  It will resume in the fall.  Please check back for details.

Other Programs

2013-2014 City of Sherrill Youth Center Information- Any student who attends VVS schools may attend youth center.  Additionally any student who attends VVS schools may bring a guest.    Children, 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.  All parents who have children who attend youth center must fill out paperwork for 2013 which is available at the CAC, City Hall or here- 2013 Youth Center Information.   Youth Center is a supervised program.  During Youth Center children may participate in activities in the gym and the youth center, use computers, play ping pong, foosball, pool, watch television, etc.  Special events and closing days will be announced throughout the year.  All children who attend youth center must sign in when they arrive and sign out when they leave. Once signed in, children may not leave the building until they leave youth center for the evening.  Additionally children must be respectful of one another, the equipment, the staff and facilities.   Youth Center will be open Monday and Tuesday from 6-9pm for children in grades 4-6 and Friday and Saturday from 6:30-10pm for children in grades 7-12.  *Please note that Youth Center is closed for the season and will reopen in the fall.  Please call the CAC (315) 363-6525 with any questions.

Chronic Disease Self-Management and Diabetes Self-Management Workshops- Subjects covered include: techniques to deal with problems such as frustration, fatigue, and pain, appropriate exercise, use of medications, making informed treatment decisions, and more.  Caregivers are welcome as well. IIf interested, please contact Carol Nettleton @ 768-3632 for more information.

Daily Programs

-Walking in the gym- This is a self-monitored program open to all, weekday mornings 8-9:30am.

 -Kids Play Time- Monday-Friday, 9:30am-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.

Bowling Hours-  Wednesdays 11am-2pm, Saturdays 1-5pm and Sundays 12-5pm- Please note- the CAC will be closed April 20 for Easter and this schedule is subject to change.  Please call for additional hours.

Birthday Parties and Events- Have a bowling birthday party or another event at the CAC!  Call for more details!

Do you have other ideas or are there programs you’d like to see at the CAC? Please stop by, call or email your ideas to sgetman@sherrillny.org.

City of Sherrill Open Gym Rules and Procedures

Open Gym

CAC Use Form