MANCHESTER - Strap on a hard hat and tour the construction site of the new Manchester Community Library, slated to open in fall 2014. Executive Director Betsy Bleakie and library trustees will lead the tours and point out special features, including the Cafe Commons, the YA Loft, and the Children's Barn.

"Walk through Wednesdays" tours will be offered on Aug. 27 at 9 a.m. and again at 5 p.m. Call the library at 802-362-2607, or sign up at the library to reserve a spot.