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, May 21
- Extreme Couponing with Maria will be held at 11 a.m. at Manchester's branch of the Ocean County Library. Call 732-657-7600 for more information.
- The Manchester Township Education Foundation will hold its golf outing and dinner at the Eagle Ridge Golf Course in Lakewood. The day's events kick off at 11:30 a.m. More information is available online.
Tuesday, May 22
- Manchester Township Elementary School students will present their spring concert at 7 p.m. at the 101 South Colonial Dr. school. Songs from the Broadway musical "Wicked" and the play "Shh... We're Writing the Constitution" will be performed.
Wednesday, May 23
- "Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol" will be screened at Manchester's branch of the Ocean County Library at 2 and 6 p.m. The PG-13 rated film runs for 133 minutes.
Thursday, May 24
- Manchester's Zoning Board of Adjustment will hold its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. in the Municipal Complex courtroom.
- Ridgeway Elementary will hold its Spring Arts Festival beginning at 7 p.m. at the 2861 Ridgeway Rd. school.
Friday, May 25
- Players of all ages and skill levels are invited to attend the Chess Club at from 12 to 2 p.m. The library asks that participants bring their own boards. Call 732-657-7600 for more information.
Saturday, May 26
- The Lakewood BlueClaws will face the Hagertown Suns for a 6:05 p.m. double-header. Call 732-901-7000 for ticket information.