Sherman news

By Martha Swindle
Vacation Bible School is being held June 16 – 20 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Sherman Baptist.
The women of Tri-County Baptist cooked and fed breakfast to the men at 10 a.m. Sunday morning, June 16, in honor of Father’s Day. During the morning worship service, the Anderson Blue Grass Band performed. Ron Anderson’s brother, Robert, and his wife and eight children make up the ten-member band from Missouri.
The Tri-County youths went to Gulf Shores, Ala., Wednesday through Saturday, June 12 – 15, for a youth retreat.
A group of campers from Sherman Church of Christ left Sunday, June 16, for Maywood and will be there through next Saturday, June 22.
The summer reading program is underway at the Sherman Public Library every Friday in June from 10 to 11 a.m. All children ages 4 and 5 and 1st through 6th grades are invited to join in the fun. This summer’s theme, “Dig into Reading,” is about the wonders under your feet – vegetable garden, buried treasure, caves, insects, bones, and so much more. Parents, plan on keeping your children’s brains active and their reading levels up this summer by including them in the Summer Reading Program. For more information, call the library at 840-2513.