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November 5, 2012

Manchester Goings On

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Mosaics workshop

Learn how to make a stained glass mosaic tile trivet with glass artist Leslie Doherty on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 1 p.m., at the Manchester Public Library. Students in grades 6-12 are welcome. Space is limited. Registration is required; call 978-526-7711. Supported by a grant from the Hooper Fund.

‘Guys & Dolls’

The Council on Aging will travel to the North Shore Music Theater for a matinee show of “Guys & Dolls” on Wednesday, Nov. 7. Space is limited to 10. Van pick up starts at 1:15 p.m. The show runs two and half hours with an intermission. Discounted tickets are $36. Prepaid reservations are due in the COA office by Nov. 5. To register, call 978-526-7500.

‘Write Time’

The Council on Aging’s writing class starts Tuesday, Nov. 6, 1 to 2:30 p.m., at the Manchester Community Center. Local author Katherine F. Robertson leads the six-week class. Space limited to 10. Learn to write short stories and/or memoirs in a fun, mentally-stimulating environment. Cost is $35, payable to the instructor. Registration is required and will be open through the second class. Bring pens, pencils and paper. To register, call 978-526-7500.

Veterans Day

The Manchester Public Library will be closed on Monday, Nov. 12, in Honor of Veterans Day. The library will resume its regular hours on Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 1 to 8 p.m.

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