Sunday, June 9, 2019
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  Red Sox Bus Trip!
TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME !! Sponsored by the Manchester Lions Club. RED SOX vs RAYS Sunday, June 9th Game time: 1:05PM Price: $105.00 Price includes round trip Constitution Coach Transportation, 3rd base Grandstand Seating, & Gratuities Bus leaves Vernon I85 Ext 65 Commuter Lot at 10:00AM Tickets: Call David @860-645-6500 or 860-250-1500 or email david@dubaldo.com

9:00am [9:00am] Manchester Land Conservation Trust Tag Sale- Donations Welcome
Accepting tag sale donations now through June 3 on most Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays to benefit the Manchester Land Conservation Trust and its work to preserve open space lands. Drop donations off at the former cider barn – small items can be placed in the bin to the right of the barn – or contact the tag sale manager, Terry Parla, 860-643-1823. No TVs, encyclopedias, clothing. The actual tag sale runs from Friday, June 7 through Saturday, June 15, 9:00 to 2:00 each day, with 5,000 square feet of books, games, dishes, tools, furniture, near-antiques, etc.

[11:00am] Romanian Festival!
Romanian Festival 2019 Romanian Orthodox Church 2 Winter St. Manchester, CT Experience Our Tradition Food Grilled Sausage w/fries Stuffed Cabbage Polenta w/cheese Fried Dough Sweet Breads Coffee and Desert Romanian Beer Music Dance a Hora KIDS'CORNER Face Painting Games Saturday June 8th 11AM-9PM Sunday June 9th 11AM-5PM

[12:00pm] Support Our Soldiers-CT Collection For Overseas Troops
Contact: 860-690-2845 Support Our Soldiers-Connecticut will be holding a Fourth of July/Summer collection event to support our overseas Troops on Sunday, June 9th, from 12 p.m. at Hillstown Grange. Donations of snacks, summer items such as sun screen, razors, shampoos. Also on our list is twin sheets and pillow cases, hand towels, wash cloths, cotton socks. Items may be dropped off that day by 1:00 p.m. or by special arrangement. Also needed are dental supplies. Please NO aerosol cans. Volunteers are needed on the day of the event to sort items, pack boxes, and draw letters and cards to add to the boxes. This is a perfect event for all ages! It costs about $900 to ship the packages, and we need donations to help defray postage costs. Checks should be made out to SOS Connecticut and mailed to: SOS Connecticut, c/o Frank Forrest, 165 Maple Street, East Hartford, CT 06118. For more information or to volunteer, call Frank Forrest at 860-690-2845, or email: sosconnecticut@aol.com.

[1:00pm] Cheney Homestead Open House
Open House at the Cheney Homestead, second Sunday of each month. View the 1785 house, and hear commentary about the residence, which was donated to the Manchester Historical Society by the Cheney family in 1968 for use as a house museum. Guided tours include history of the building and its contents, and of the family who lived there. As with many New England homesteads, the house is built into a hill, with doors opening out to the yard on both the upper and lower level. Hours:1pm-4pm The Keeney Schoolhouse is on the grounds of the Homestead, and is open when the weather is warm enough. More about local history: www.manchesterhistory.org. Donations accepted for the upkeep of the Homestead.

[2:00pm] LTM Presents: The Normal Heart
THE NORMAL HEART will run Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays June 7 to June 23 at Cheney Hall in Manchester, Connecticut. Tickets are $19 - $25, with a portion of all ticket sales going to AIDS CONNECTICUT AIDS CONNECTICUT’s mission, with its partners, is to increase Connecticut’s capacity to ensure that all people impacted by HIV/AIDS and related health issues have access to health, housing, and support services. THE NORMAL HEART • Dates: June 7 – 23, 2019 • Times: Fridays and Saturdays at 8 PM / Sundays at 2 PM • Ticket Prices: $25 for VIP / $19 for General Seating (Student & Senior Discounts Available) • 2011 Tony Award – Best Revival of a Play. A searing drama about public and private indifference to the AIDS crisis and one man’s lonely fight to awaken the world to the crisis. THE NORMAL HEART follows Ned Weeks, an activist enraged at the apathy of public officials and the gay community. While trying to save the world from itself, he confronts the personal toll of AIDS when his lover dies of the disease. Hailed by critics as “riveting” (NEWSDAY) and “a great night at the theater” (New York Times). STAY IN TOUCH Sign up for LTM's e-newsletter to get interesting news and event updates delivered right to your inbox: www.cheneyhall.org/enews