Friday
Nov302018

Pancake Breakfast 

Pancake Breakfast -  Proceeds go toward our scholarship to Manchester-Essex High School seniors.

  Dec 1 (Sat)  8:00-10:00 am
  7 Central Restaurant, Manchester

In addition to the standard meal (pancakes, bacon and fruit), there will be a gluten-free option (eggs, bacon and fruit). Come down for breakfast! Bring your neighbors and friends!

Friday
Nov162018

Jingle Bell Walk

Jingle Bell Walk

December 1 (Sat) @ 1:00 pm

Location: Masconomo Park and Community Center

Bring the family to the Jingle Bell Walk. Santa will arrive by lobster boat at Masconomo Park at 1:00 pm and lead the children on a Jingle Bell Walk to the Manchester Community Center with festivities until 3:00 p.m. Outdoor petting zoo, crafts, face-painting and horse-drawn carriage rides! Meet Mrs. Claus and take photos with Santa. Refreshments served. Bundle up.

Note: Since we have a team of horses that will escort Santa to the Community Center, use caution near the animals and make sure your children are close at hand while you wait for Santa. 

Friday
Oct122018

Pumpkin Fest 

Pumpkin Festival 

    Oct 13 (Sat)  10:00 am - 12:00 pm  @ Community Center

Join us at the Manchester Community Center for the Pumpkin Festival. Pumpkin decorating, Face painting, Hayrides, Refreshments, Pumpkin bowling.
This event is jointly sponsored by the Manchester Mothers Club (MMC), Manchester Community Center (MCC), and Manchester Parks and Rec Dept.
Note:  This is a Rain or Shine event.

Monday
Mar262018

Easter Egg Hunt

Manchester Mothers Club and the Manchester Community Center present:
Easter Egg Hunt
March 31, 2018 (Sat) 9:00 -11:00 am
Community Center
  9:00 am  Crafts and Snacks @ Community Center
  9:15 am  Storytime with librarian Carol Bender @ Community Center
Masconomo Park
  10:00 am  Easter Egg Hunt begins promptly @ MasconomoParkby age (0-2), (3-4) and (5+)
  10:15 am  Easter Bunny Arrives & Easter-Theme Games
Rain or Shine event. Wear rain boots!

 

Monday
Jan012018

Jingle Bells Walk

Jingle Bells Walk - December 2 (Sat) @ 1:00 pm
Location: Masconomo Park and Community Center
Bring the family to the Jingle Bells Walk. Santa will arrive by lobster boat at Masconomo Park at 1:00 pm and lead the children on a Jingle Bell Walk to the Manchester Community Center with festivities until 3:00 p.m. Outdoor petting zoo, crafts, face-painting and horse-drawn carriage rides! Meet Mrs. Claus and take photos with Santa. Refreshments served. Bundle up.
(Sponsored Manchester Community Center and Manchester Mothers' Club.)
Because we have a team of horses that will escort Santa to the Community Center, use caution near the animals and make sure your children are close at hand while you wait for Santa.  
Saturday
Oct282017

Book Reading

Manchester By the Book
27 Union St, Manchester  (978) 525-2929
Oct 29 (Sun)  1::00 pm
Book Reading Event     
Join us as we celebrate the spooky season with a reading of one of our favorites, "Room on the Broom" by Julia Donaldson!
We will read, craft, and snack. All are invited! Bbest for children ages 2-10.

 

Tuesday
Oct172017

Wobblin’ Goblin  

The Annual Wobblin’ Goblin Parade will take place on
October 21 (Sat) @ 10:00 am
The parade starts in front of Town Hall. The children will parade in their costumes down Union Street to Beach Street. The parade culminates with a party at the Manchester Community Center.
This is a rain or shine event. Bring a bag for your treats!
(Event is co-sponsored by the Manchester Mothers Club and the Manchester Community Center.)

 

Tuesday
Oct032017

Pumpkin Fest

Pumpkin Festival  
    Oct 7 (Sat) @ Community Center 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join us at the Manchester Community Center for the Pumpkin Festival. Pumpkin decorating, Face painting, Hayrides, Refreshments, Pumpkin bowling.
This event is jointly sponsored by the Manchester Mothers Club (MMC), Manchester Community Center (MCC), and Manchester Parks and Rec Dept.
Note:  This is a Rain or Shine event.

Wednesday
May312017

Cape Ann PMC Kids Ride

PMC Kids Ride 
Sign Up Today for the 4th Annual Cape Ann PMC Kids Ride
Do you have kids who like to ride their bikes and have fun? Get in on Early Bird Registration and sign up today for only $10 to participate in this year's Cape Ann PMC Kids Ride! The ride is Sept 30th at Masconomo Park in Manchester 9am - 12 noon. This is a "Kids Helping Kids" fun ride that raises awareness and money for the Jimmy Fund and Dana Farber.  100% of all money raised goes directly to cancer research and treatment efforts. (All donations are tax deductible).   We'll have games, raffles, food and more. 
Rider & Volunteer Registration is online. Register, check out ride routes for all ages and more!
Like us on FaceBook! 
AND...join us on your bikes in the 4th of July Holiday Parades! We'll be in the Gloucester Fishtown Horribles Parade on July 3rd @ 6pm and in the Manchester 4th of July Parade at 10am! Please contact Jen Doane at jcdoane@icloud.com or 617-997-3772 with interest.  

 

Monday
Apr102017

EASTER EGG HUNT - MMC & COMMUNITY CTR

Welcome to the 2017 Easter Egg Hunt - a joint event of the MMC & the Community Center. 
April 15  (Sat)  @  Manchester Community Center & Masconomo Park
9:00-10:00 am  -  Easter Crafts & stories from Miss Kate of Manchester Library (Manchester Community Center) 
10:15 am  -  Easter Egg Hunt (Masconomo Park) 
Afterwards  -  Games (egg toss, sack races, spoon race) & visit the Easter Bunny. 
Please bring your own basket/bag to collect the Easter eggs.