Manchester, Connecticut

Office Locations and Hours

Department of Leisure, Family and Recreation

Updated Monday, October 2, 2017


BENNET LEISURE CENTER at the Elisabeth M. Bennet Academy

22 School St., (Main entrance, School St. under skywalk)
Membership is required for all drop-in weekday evening and weekend use. Bennet Leisure Center is a recreation center that provides after school programming for 6th graders, weekday evening and weekend drop-in recreation programs in addition to adult health and wellness programs. It's also a registration site for recreation programs and membership.

Dates of Operation: October 2, 2017 - May 11, 2018
Hours: Monday - Friday 6:00 - 9:00pm


CENTER SPRINGS MAIN OFFICE

39 Lodge Drive - Center Springs Park - 860-647-3084
Center Springs Main Office is located at Center Springs Park. This building houses full-time recreation personnel and serves as the department's main focal point for daily administration. In addition, the building houses recreation programs and is a registration site for programs and membership.

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed Legal Holidays


COMMUNITY Y RECREATION CENTER

78 North Main Street - 860-647-3164
The Community Y Recreation Center is located at the north end of Manchester. The center is a registration site for recreational programs and membership.The Community Y Fitness Center offers free weights, universal machines, ellipticals, treadmills and more!

Office & Fitness Center Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am - 9:00pm, Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Open Gym Hours: Monday - Friday 6:00 - 9:30pm, Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm                                        

MAHONEY RECREATION CENTER

110 Cedar Street - 860-647-3166
The Mahoney Recreation Center is located at the west side of Manchester, adjacent to Washington School. The center is a registration site for recreational programs and membership.

Dates of Operation: September 25, 2017 - May 5, 2018
Hours: Monday - Friday 6:00 - 9:30pm, Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm
 

NATHAN HALE ACTIVITY CENTER

160 Spruce Street - 860-647-3089

Dates of Operation: October - May
Rec Drop In: Saturday 12:00 - 5:00pm
 

NORTHWEST PARK

448 Tolland Turnpike - 860-647-3075 (for Northwest Park Pavilion Rentals)
Northwest Park is located at the north end of Manchester. The park hosts a class A little league field and a class A baseball field. In addition, there are hiking trails, a picnic pavilion with a full kitchen, fishing pier, sand volleyball courts, and a boundless playground. 

Office Hours: Office hours vary, please call for appointment.

NORTHWEST PARK EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER
448 Tolland Turnpike, Building #1 - 860-647-5212

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 - 10:30am
 

EASTSIDE NEIGHBORHOOD RESOURCE CENTER
OFFICE OF NEIGHBORHOODS AND FAMILIES

153 Spruce Street - 860-647-3089
http://naf.townofmanchester.org/

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Closed Legal Holidays
 

YOUTH SERVICE BUREAU

63 Linden Street - 860-647-5213
http://ysb.townofmanchester.org/

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Teen Center Hours: Monday - Friday 2:30 - 5:30pm
Closed Legal Holidays

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PARKS DIVISION OFFICE (PUBLIC WORKS DEPT)
321 Olcott Street - 860-647-3222
The Parks Division Office is located in Public Works Facility. This office houses park staff and serves as the department's main focal point for daily parks maintenance and administration.

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
Closed Legal Holidays