Sometimes, our busy schedules can mean important local events pass us by. Manchester Patch has rounded up some of this week's best bets below. Feel free to add your events in the comments section below or to our calendar.
Monday, April 30
- The Hawks varsity baseball team will host Pinelands Regional for a 3:45 p.m. match at Manchester Township High School.
Tuesday, May 1
- The Writer's Circle will meet at from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The group allows aspiring and accomplished writers to share tips and critique each other's works. Call 732-657-7600 for more information.
Wednesday, May 2
- Parents of students are invited to attend the Parent Advisory Council meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the media center.
Thursday, May 3
- Lakehurst's redevelopment agency will meet at 7 p.m., and the borough council will follow at 7:30 p.m. Both meetings will be held in the community center on Center Street.
- Mr. Scott the Music Man will perform at Manchester's Branch of the Ocean County Library at 10:30 a.m. The tie-dye shirt-wearing Mr. Scott will encourage kids to dance around. Call 732-657-7600
Friday, May 4
- The senior tap dancing troupe The Calendar Girls will perform dance routines at Manchester's branch of the Ocean County Library at 2 p.m. No registration is required for this program.
Saturday, May 5
- A reception welcoming the works of Rosalie Zakutansky, a local artist, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. The still lifes, florals and landscapes will be on display at Manchester's branch of the Ocean County Library during the entire month of May.
- Lego Club will meet at at 11 a.m. Children ages 6-12 are invited to use the library's blocks. Call 732-657-7600 for more information.