Wednesday, May 18, 2022
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  36th Annual Ambassador Club Anniversary Golf Tournament
Early Pay Deadline: April 18th Save $20.00 per golfer when you pay early! All golfers who take advantage of the early pay deadline will be automatically entered for a chance to win a waterproof JBL Flip 5 Bluetooth speaker valued at over $100.00! Unlike last year, there are no registration tiers! The $200 cost covers the following: Green fees, Lunch & Dinner, Golfer Gift, Goodie Bag, Hole in One Contest, and On-course Beer Tasting. This year the cost of the tournament is $200 ($180 if you pay by April 18th, or $220 if you pay day-of). Payments accepted: All forms of credit cards, cash, & checks. Make checks payable to: GMCC 20 Hartford Rd., Manchester 06040

Manchester Next!
Manchester Next! The next phase of the Manchester Next project will offer several interesting and engaging opportunities to provide your input as we plan the future of the Town together. Some key dates: Monday May 16th through Thursday May 19th: The Town’s consultant partner TPUDC will be in town for their week-long “Planapalooza” process where they conduct multiple public workshops and meetings. All are welcome to attend. The Planapalooza process consists of two major pieces: 1. Public Opening Presentation/Hands-on Workshop (Monday 5/16) and the closing Work-in-Progress Presentation (Thursday 5/19); both of these sessions will take place at the Manchester High School cafeteria from 6-8pm. 2. Open Studio & Technical Meetings: These will take place throughout the day during the entire week at WORK_SPACE (903 Main Street); WORK_SPACE is open to the public and residents should feel free to stop by to see the TPUDC team working during Open Studio. Please reach out to the Planning Department if you have any questions. Thank you again for your interest in this project and passion for Manchester. We hope to see you at some point during Planapalooza week! For more information, please visit http://yvmmct.com/manchesternext or contact the Planning Department, Kyle Shiel (860) 647-3042 or kshiel@manchesterct.gov

Housing and Fair Rent Commission Meeting Cancelled
Housing and Fair Rent Commission Meeting of May 18, 2022 The Housing and Fair Rent Commission meeting scheduled for 7:00 p.m. May 18, 2022 in the Lincoln Center Directors Room has been cancelled. Next meeting is scheduled for November 17th at 7:00PM in the Lincoln Center, Directors Room

9:00am [9:00am] National Public Works Week: Touch-a-Truck at Public Works
Celebrate National Public Works Week at these community events! Monday, May 16th: Touch-a-Truck, 10am-12pm at Whiton Branch Library – 100 North Main St. Get an up-close look at vehicles like a loader and 10-wheeler from the Town of Manchester’s Public Works Department! Rain date May 17th. Wed. May 18th: Touch-a-Truck, Games and Give-aways! 9am-12pm at Public Works, 321 Olcott St. Each booth will include activities regarding each division within Manchester Public Works Department. Find us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/Manchester-Public-Works-Department-105283352016830/

12:00pm [12:00pm] New River Community Church Mobile Foodshare
Community members can access help through the following: Mobile Foodshare an outdoor pantry-on-wheels, to find a site near you please text “FOODSHARE” to 85511 or go to Mobile Foodshare Calendar. To find a food pantry and other resources near you, call 2-1-1 or go to www.211ct.org Please bring a sturdy bag! https://secure3.convio.net/fdshr/site/DocServer/2022_Mobile_Foodshare_Calendar.pdf?docID=10784

5:00pm [5:30pm] Annual Historic Preservation Awards.
Please join us for Manchester's 20th Annual Preservation Awards Presentation: Wednesday, Mary 18,2022 at 5:30PM at Northwest Park The Cheney Brothers Historic District Commission recognizes property owners who have improved their property in a manner that preserves its historic value and character. Through their example, these owners show we can enhance the present and future of Manchester without discarding its past. The Commission wishes to recognize property owners who have actively maintained or rehabilitated a building in a manner that respects and preserves that building’s historic architectural integrity and character. We invite you to participate in our Annual Historic Preservation Awards Program. Awards will be presented during National Preservation Month on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. at the Northwest Park Pavilion. **(In the event of inclement weather, event will be held at The History Center, 175 Pine Street)

6:00pm [6:00pm] Advisory Board of Health Meetings
Schedule of meetings for 2022. Held at Weiss Conference Room.* Please enter through the front door. Wednesday, February 16,2022 Wednesday, May 18, 2022 Wednesday, August 17, 2022 Wednesday, November 16, 2022 *If unable to meet in person, we will meet by Zoom.

[6:00pm] Middle School Nights
Each Wednesday in May 2022 Grades 6 to 8 Drop into our Middle School Nights to play a variety of computer and video games with other middle schoolers! For more information: 860-645-0821

[6:30pm] Sing Me a Fairy Tale
Sing Me a Fairy Tale: What Really Happened to the Three Little Pigs – Wednesday, May 18th, 6:30pm at Whiton Branch Library – 100 North Main St, Manchester, CT 06042. Enjoy a hilarious retelling of the classic tale, “The Three Little Pigs.” Sing, dance, and laugh with fun and silly songs that will “stick” in your mind and help you “build” your musical skills at this entertaining children’s program. For more information call the Children’s Room at 860-645-0577. http://library.townofmanchester.org

[6:30pm] Sustainability Commission Meeting
Sustainability Commission 2022 Meeting Dates Held via Zoom at 6:30 pm unless otherwise noted January 19th, 2022 February 16th, 2022 March 16th, 2022 April 20th, 2022 May 18th, 2022 June 15th, 2022 July 20th, 2022 August 17th, 2022 September 21st, 2022 October 19th, 2022 November 16th, 2022 December 21st, 2022

[7:00pm] Housing and Fair Rent Commission Meeting
The following is a list of scheduled meetings to be held by the Manchester Housing and Fair Rent Commission that will be held in the Lincoln Center Directors Room, 494 Main Street, Manchester, Connecticut. All meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. May 18, 2022 (Cancelled) November 17, 2022 The Housing and Fair Rent Commission approved this schedule on November 17, 2021.

[7:00pm] Zoning Board of Appeals
The following is a list of public hearings to be held by the Zoning Board of Appeals. Zoning Board of Appeals Meetings will be held both virtually and in person in the Lincoln Center Hearing Room unless otherwise indicated below* Public hearing notices, agendas, meeting packets, actions and minutes can be found at: http://planning1.townofmanchester.org/index.cfm/boards-and-commissions/zoning-board-of-appeals/ To request Zoom login information to attend virtually, fill out the form at https://manct.us/7 For more information, contact the Planning Department: 860-647-3044 or pzccomments@manchesterct.gov February 16, 2022 March 23, 2022 *(Virtual Only) April 27, 2022 May 18, 2022 June 29, 2022 July 27, 2022 September 28, 2022 October 26, 2022 November 30, 2022 January 25, 2023