Saturday, January 27, 2018
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10:00am [10:00am] Flu Clinic at Glastonbury Town Hall
Day-1 Shot: Glastonbury and Manchester to Host Flu Clinic at Glastonbury Town Hall On Saturday, January 27, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., the Glastonbury and Manchester Health Departments will collaboratively host a flu vaccination clinic at Glastonbury Town Hall. The Healthy Choices mobile van will be on-site to provide flu shots to anyone ages 4 years and older. All vaccinations will be administered by licensed and trained professionals, including MDs, nurses, and pharmacists. Trained staff will administer the Flublok quadrivalent influenza vaccine for those individuals 18 years and older. Flublok is manufactured using modern re-combinant DNA technology, and contains no egg proteins or gluten, nor does it contain thimerosal, antibiotics, or latex. For those 4-17 years of age, Flucelvax (egg and preservative free) and Flaurix will be available – both are quadrivalent. The mobile flu clinic van will be at the Glastonbury Town Hall at 2155 Main Street and is open to the general public. Glastonbury or Manchester residency is not required and all insurance will be accepted. For reduced wait times, interested residents are encouraged to visit www.glastonbury-ct.gov/flushot to download and complete the flu shot form to bring to the clinic. In the event of inclement weather, the vaccination clinic will be held inside at the Academy cafeteria, located at 2143 Main Street, Glastonbury

1:00pm [1:00pm] Free Hike Bush Hill Farm
Free walk at Bush Hill Farm Saturday, January 27, at 1:00 p.m., starting at the former cider barn, 330 Bush Hill Road. The Manchester Land Conservation Trust will lead a three-mile hike on this 62-acre property. Extreme weather cancels. The Botti family farmed this property starting about 1912 – growing apples, peaches, cherries, and blueberries as well as vegetables. Some of the old fruit trees still grow on the property. Info and a self-guiding trail map of the farm: www.manchesterlandtrust.org.

2:00pm [2:00pm] Card Making Program For Adults!
The Manchester Public Library on 586 Main Street will host two drop-in craft programs on Saturday January 27th, 2018 and February 10th, 2018 from 2-4pm. A rock painting program is scheduled Saturday January 27, 2018 from 2-4pm and a Valentine’s Card making program on Saturday February 10, 2018 from 2-4pm. Both programs are open to all ages and drop-in; no registration required. All materials will be provided for these free programs. The library is located at 586 Main Street, Manchester, CT. For any questions please contact Jenn Bartlett at: 860-645-0821 or e-mail: jbartlett@manchesterct.gov. Visit the library website at http://library.townofmanchester.org.

[2:00pm] Cheney Cinema Saturday!
The Manchester Public Library will show a movie about an unlikely alliance between two very different individuals in 19th century Great Britain during Cheney Cinema Saturday. Due to license restrictions (since admission is free) we cannot release the name of the movie being shown, however it is rated PG-13, and run time is 1 hour and 52 minutes. Based on a true story, a clerk from India arrives in England to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of a famous long-reigning British Queen. The two develop a friendship that the Queen’s household attempts to destroy and aims to ruin the Queen’s reputation. Can’t guess the name of the movie? Call the library for more information! Light refreshments will be served. No registration required for this free event. For more information, please call 860-643-2471 or visit the library website at http://library.townofmanchester.org