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Manchester Community College
As one of the largest of the 12 Connecticut community colleges, all of which are part of the state system of community-technical colleges, Manchester Community College strives to continuously set and raise the expectations of a community college education. Manchester Community College advances academic, economic, civic, personal and cultural growth by providing comprehensive, innovative and affordable learning opportunities to diverse populations. We are a learning-centered community committed to access, excellence and relevance.
Restaurants & Nightlife
West Side stands as Manchester's culinary heart with local dining establishments for every taste and a bit of industrial flair. Discover a spread of upscale French bistros, zesty Mexican restaurants, All-American breakfast cafes and Vietnamese eateries scattered along Main Street.
West Side residents enjoy easy travels through the neighborhood by car, bus or bike, and convenient access to Interstate 384 and Center Street provide an easy commute to the Hartford metro area. Enjoy plenty of free parking even along major roads such as Main Street. CT Transit dispatches several buses to the neighborhood with several stops along the roads near West Side's boundaries.
Explore the traditional downtown-style retail strip complete with historic brick buildings to find whimsical gifts and home decor, and enjoy plenty of street parking with even more spaces in the lots around the back. Local boutiques and hobby shops carrying moderate-priced items dominate Main Street, making for an exciting shopping experience.
Center Memorial Park stands as the central meeting area of downtown Manchester and features paved walking paths along with plenty of green space to walk your dog. The park also hosts Pride Week events like free outdoor concerts. West Side lies adjacent to Charter Oak Park, a sports-centric park catering to fitness enthusiasts. Take advantage of basketball courts, tennis courts, baseball fields and softball fields, or head to the paved path for some biking and rollerblading.