Elks Citizen of the Year Award Dinner

Description: The Manchester Lodge of Elks #1893 of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the United States of America has selected Eric Larson as the Elks Citizen of the Year for 2018. The award will be presented at a dinner on Wednesday, June 13th,at the Elks Lodge.

Larson oversees the award-winning broadcast journalism program at Manchester High School. Larson who was with the Connecticut Air National Guard as a video technician, received his teacher certification through a state program which offers training for mid-career adults to enter the teaching profession. In 2017 Larson was named Manchester Public Schools Teacher of the Year for 2016-17. Larsonís class has produced the top news program in the Northeast for the past 3 years as finalists for the Student Television Network.

The proceeds raised the event is going to be donated to the Manchester High School's Broadcast Journalism Program.

Tickets for the event are $25.00 and may be purchased at Manchester Elks Lodge, Highland Park Market Courtesy Desk and Manchester Town Hall Customer Service.

For more information on ticket sales or the event please contact either Gerry Gallo, at 860-836-8396 or Ryan Jones at b11rjone@mpspride.org or Marci Barry at r.barry1@cox.net
Location: Elks Lodge at 30 Bissell St., Manchester.
URL: https://www.elks.org/lodges/ContactUs.cfm?LodgeNumber=1893
Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm EDT
Duration: 3 hours
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
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Updated: Thursday, May 24, 2018 10:58am EDT