With our busy schedules, it's easy to sometimes miss important local events. 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, Aug. 27
- Township Council will meet for its second of two regular meetings in August at 6 p.m. in the Municipal Complex courtroom.
Tuesday, Aug. 28
- A Nintendo "Smash Brothers" tournament for children ages 10-14 will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Manchester's branch of the Ocean County Library. Call 732-657-7600 to register.
Wednesday, Aug. 29
- Tours of Manchester Township High School will be given to 6th grade students from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 6 to 8 p.m.
- The film screenings at of the Ocean County Library continue at 2 and 6 p.m. with "Safe House." The R-rated thriller runs for 112 minutes.
Thursday, Aug. 30
- Tours of Manchester Township High School will be given to 7th and 8th grade students from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 6 to 8 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 31
- The Lakewood BlueClaws will face the Greensboro Grasshoppers for a 7:05 p.m. game at FirstEnergy Park. A fireworks display follows the game. Call 732-901-7000 for ticket information.
Sunday, Sept. 2
- It's the final day of the shoppers to pick up goods at the Lakehurst Farmer's Market. Vendors will be at Lake Horicon from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. to end the inaugural season of the market.