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June 28
Notice of Special Meeting
Purnell Closures
Friends of Cruisin’ on Main
Paint the Town Purple
District office Moved
Sponsor Highlights – Beller’s & DuBaldo Music, All Ways There Home Care

June 7, 2021
Summer Overview Video
District Office Moved
Friends of Cruisin’ on Main
2nd Saturdays : June 12
Paint the Town Purple
Summer Sponsors – Beauty 911 Skin Lounge & Antonio’s Pizza

June 1, 2021
District Office Moves
Instagram Stories Contest Winner
Summer Is Here
Friends of Cruisin’ Sponsorship
2nd Saturday Downtown : June 12 – Honoring Juneteenth
2nd Saturday Downtown: July 10 – Paint the Town Purple
Small Business Owner Spotlights
Summer Sponsors – Urban Lodge & Salon 292

May 17, 2021

Butterfly Stroll
Crusin’ On Main
Off Main Experience
Silk City Fest
2nd Saturdays Downtown

May 10, 2021
Small Business Month
Summer Volunteers Needed
Butterfly Stroll Business Pick Ups
Invite Your Staff to the Butterfly Stroll
Volunteer Downtown
Sponsor Highlights – Silk City Coffee and Shops at the Manchester Mall

May 3, 2021
Small Business Week
Win a Parking Permit
Summer Volunteers Needed
Job Shadowing Request
Sponsor Highlights – WORK_SPACE and Antonio’s Pizza

April 26, 2021

Last Call for Ad Space
Sharing the Butterfly Stroll
Volunteering this Summer

April 21, 2021

Outdoor Dining Barriers Revealed
Purnell Closures
Business Survey
Summer Guide Advertisements

April 16, 2021

Business Survey
Imagine Main Street News
Outdoor Market Application
Outdoor Dining Begins

April 7, 2021 
Did You Know #3
Lunch Downtown -Filomena’s
COVID Safety Posters Available
Advertise in the Summer Guide
Outdoor Market Applications
Sponsor Highlights: BISTRO on MAIN & MARC, Inc.

March 26, 2021
Did You Know? #2
Lunch Downtown — Lunch Specials at The Bistro on Main
Juneteenth Celebration by Manchester Adult & Continuing Education
Text a Pic Social Media Sharing – Antonio’s Pizza
Sponsor Highlights: Manchester Adult & Continuing Education & Diana, Conti & Tunila, LLP
Downtown Directory on Instagram

March 18, 2021
Did You Know? #1
Text a Pic Social Media Sharing
Outdoor Dining Returns
Window Art – Call to Artists
Lunch-Break Live
Applying for Outdoor Dining Permits
Center Scoop in the News
Guide to Summer Downtown Advertisement Spots
Downtown Market Days on the 2nd Saturday
Sponsor Highlights: Creative Notions & Anne Miller Real Estate, LLC
$25 Training Opportunity from National Main Street
Downtown Directory on Instagram
Love Local Page

March 10, 2021
Text a Pic Social Media Sharing
Butterfly Stroll
Lunch-Break  Lives -Featuring YOU
Downtown in the Hartford Courant
Summer 2021 Overview
Sponsor Highlights: The Firestone & Total Pay
$25 Training Opportunity from National Main Street
Instagram Business Tip from the Downtown Manager

March 5 , 2021 : 
Introducing the New Downtown Development Specialist
Summer 2021 Overview
Sponsor Highlights: The Angry Egg & Diane M. Sauer, Atty at Law
Instagram Business Tip from Silk City Coffee