MANCHESTER >> The following are important dates and deadlines relating to this year's town meeting.

Monday, Jan. 25 5 p.m. Deadline to file nominating petitions for local offices and candidate's consent form with the

Town Clerk.

Wednesday, Feb. 24 5 p.m. Last day to register to voter.

Saturday, Feb. 27 1 p.m. Annual Town Floor Meeting at M.E.M.S.

Monday, Feb. 29, 5 p.m. Last day to request an absentee ballot

Monday, Feb. 29, 7 p.m. Annual School Floor Meeting at M.E.M.S.

Tuesday, March 1 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. Voting by Australian ballot at Town Hall

Petitions submitted for articles to be added to the Annual Town Meeting Warning:

1) Shall the Town vote to appropriate $25,000 for the support of the Partnership?

2) Shall the Town voter to appropriate $207,900 for the operating support of the Manchester Community Library?