Monday, April 16, 2018
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  Spring 2018 Storytime Session
Spring 2018 Storytime Session The session runs from April 16th May 19th with many program options. Registration begins April 9th for Manchester residents and April 11th for non-residents. Storytimes are offered for infants, one-year olds, two-year olds, three-to-five year olds and 1st-2nd graders. Family Place workshops for children 0-36 months and their caregivers will also resume this spring. Please see a storytime brochure or ask a librarian for more details on these programs and our drop-in storytime options. Call 860-645-0577 for more information. Locations: Whiton Branch Library, 100 North Main St, Manchester, CT 06042; Mary Cheney Library, 586 Main St, Manchester, CT 06040

12:00pm [12:00pm] VET SUCCESS FAIR
Resource fair open to military, veterans, spouses, prospective students and the outside military community. Organizations in attendance: Veteran Education Benefits Disabled American Veterans Newington VA Outreach Specialist for Homeless & HUD/VASH EasterSeals (Bring your resumes) Vets Center Outreach Specialist The Equus Effect - Equine Therapy for Vets Manchester Community College Great Path Community Commons Monday April 16, 2018 12:00 pm 4:00 pm Contact: Jon Ramos 860-512-3375

[3:00pm] Games For Teens!
The Manchester Public Library will host a new board game and role playing game program for teens on Monday afternoons from 3-4:30pm starting April 16, 2018. The program for middle and high school age students will include: April 16, 2018: Learn to play Dropmix and Harry Potter: Hogwarts Battle April 23, 2018: Play Dungeons and Dragons, 5th Edition April 30, 2018: Learn to play Codenames Marvel and Sheriff of Nottingham No registration required for this free program! Free light refreshments to be served. For more information about this program, please contact Jenn Bartlett at: 860-643-2471 or e-mail: jbartlett@manchesterct.gov. or call the Library at 860-643-2471 or visit the library website at http://library.townofmanchester.org. We look forward to sharing our love of gaming with you!

6:00pm [6:30pm] Library Presentation: The Sinking of the Lusitania
"15 Minutes to Live: the sinking of the Lusitania" presented by Jason Scappaticci. Monday, April 16, 2018, 6:30pm at the Whiton Auditorium, 100 North Main Street. On May 7, 1915, less than a year after World War I (1914-18) erupted across Europe, a German U-boat torpedoed and sank the RMS Lusitania, 
a British ocean liner en route from New York to Liverpool, England. 
Of the more than 1,900 passengers and crew members on board, 
more than 1,100 perished, including more than 120 Americans. 
Jason Scappaticci is a Manchester resident and Director of New Students and First Year programs at Manchester Community College. He is currently serving in his second term on the Manchester Board of Education. This is a free event and no registration is required. For more information call Reference and Adult Services at 860-645-0821. http://library.townofmanchester.org

7:00pm [7:00pm] Planning and Zoning Commission Schedule 2018-2019
The following is a schedule of meetings to be held by the Planning and Zoning Commission. Meetings take place on Mondays unless otherwise noted, and will be held at 7:00 p.m. in the Lincoln Center Hearing Room, 494 Main St. At combined Public Hearing and Business meetings, the Public Hearing portion will begin at 7:00 p.m. and the Business Meeting will follow immediately after the hearings are closed. To view public hearing notices, agendas, actions and minutes click here: http://planning1.townofmanchester.org/index.cfm/boards-and-commissions/planning-zoning-commission-inland-wetlands-agency-aquifer-protection-agency/ (Please note: Public Hearing notices are available 11 days before meeting dates and agendas 48 hours before meeting dates). MEETING DATES February 5, 2018 February 21, 2018 (Wednesday) March 5, 2018 (Cancelled) March 19, 2018 April 2, 2018 April 16, 2018 May 7, 2018 May 21, 2018 June 4, 2018 June 18, 2018 July 2, 2018 (Cancelled) July 16, 2018 August 13, 2018 September 5, 2018 (Wednesday) Sept 17, 2018 October 1, 2018 October 15, 2018 November 5, 2018 November 19, 2018 December 10, 2018 January 7, 2019 January 23, 2019 (Wednesday