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Manomet Youth Center open during winter break

The Manomet Youth Center will be open for early drop-off from 7 to 11 a.m. during winter vacation next week. There is still time to register for early drop-off. The cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members. Registration is required. After 11 a.m., the MYC will be open to all members at no extra fee and there will be the normal $3 fee for guests. Continue Reading →

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Snacks and cash stolen from Bartlett Hall

Cash was stolen after The Manomet Youth Center was broken into sometime over the weekend. According to Captain John Rogers, the suspect broke into the building via side window into an office. Besides cash, a vending machine was broken into and the snacks inside were stolen. An iPod touch was taken. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Win a new Jeep and help keep the Manomet Youth Center open

Time is running out to win a new Jeep Patriot and help the Manomet Youth Center. With a minimum of 1,000 tickets sold, the Jeep, donated by Best Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Plymouth, will be raffled off at the conclusion of Plymouth’s America’s Home Town Thanksgiving Celebration Parade on November 21, 2015. A maximum of 2,000 tickets will be sold.  Tickets are $50 each and are available by visiting FriendsofMYC.com or calling 508-989-2994. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Muratore pushes support for Manomet Youth Center

With a November 21 deadline looming, the Friends of the Manomet Youth Center brought out the big guns at Tuesday night’s Board of Selectmen’s meeting in pushing its raffle for a new Jeep. State Representative Matt Muratore told selectmen that 500 tickets had been sold so far, putting them halfway to selling the 1,000 tickets they need for the raffle to go forward. Muratore said things have been looking up for the Manomet Youth Center, with some 270 children now using it. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Recreation department looks to expand programs at the Manomet Youth Center

As its friends race towards a November 21 deadline to sell 1,000 raffle tickets as a fundraiser, the Manomet Youth Center is in a much better situation than it was just about a year ago. In August 2014, the youth center had about 40 members, prompting a cutback in the after-school program and a push back by local parents upset by that decision. Now, according to Recreation Director Barry DeBlasio that figure has risen to nearly 140. On any given day he said, there are between 30 and 40 children using the building after school, as compared to the 10 or so who might be in attendance last year. “We were paying a lot of money and it was underutilized. Continue Reading →

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Eat at Mamma Mia’s and support the Friends of the Manomet Youth Center

Mamma Mia’s at the Pinehills is hosting a fundraiser for the friends of The Manomet Youth Center on Tuesday, November 4 from 4 to 8 p.m.

If a patron eating in the restaurant presents this flier, the restaurant will donate 15 percent of the sale to the Friends of the MYC. Continue Reading →

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Get a new car and help keep the Manomet Youth Center open

Time is running out to win a new Jeep Patriot and help the Manomet Youth Center. With a minimum of 1000 tickets sold, the Jeep, donated by Best Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Plymouth, will be raffled off at the conclusion of Plymouth’s America’s Home Town Thanksgiving Celebration Parade on November 21, 2015. A maximum of 2000 tickets will be sold.  Tickets are $50 each and are available by visiting FriendsofMYC.com or calling 508-989-2994. (more…) Continue Reading →

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New car raffle will aid Manomet Youth Center

It might be a little late for this winter, but someone will be able to navigate the snowy streets next year in a new Jeep Patriot being raffled off by the Friends of the Manomet Youth Center. The truck was donated by Best Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Plymouth. Tickets are $50. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Craft fair will add to Manomet Youth Center fundraising totals

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Selectman Matt Muratore reported that $18,000 has been raised for the Manomet Youth Center since the town almost shut down the after-school program in August. The friends of the Manomet Youth Center hope to add to that total with a holiday craft fair this Saturday, December 6, at Memorial Hall. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and features an appearance by Santa Claus. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Selectmen look for ways to save Manomet Youth Center drop-in program

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The Board of Selectmen has voted to form a committee to research ways to make the drop-in after school program at the Manomet Youth Center financially sustainable. The committee will include two representatives of the the town and five members of the community. It will report back to the selectmen in December. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Open for business? After-school program at Manomet Youth Center may be available starting Tuesday

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Staff willing, the after-school drop off program at the Manomet Youth Center will be open for business on Tuesday, September 2. That’s according to Anne Slusser, program supervisor for the Plymouth Recreation Department. However, getting open depends on having people to staff it, she said. If all goes well it will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday to Thursday, and from 3 to 8 p.m. on Friday. Those hours will be maintained until the town decides how to go forward with the after-school program, Slusser said. In a later interview, Town Manager Melissa Arrighi was confident the program would be open for business, Tuesday. Continue Reading →

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Halloween fun at the Manomet Youth Center

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anomet Youth Center is holding a Kid=E2=80=99s Night Out Halloween party, S=
aturday, October 29 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>Kids will have the opportunity to hang out in the comm=
on room, play sports in the gym, and challenge each other to matches of pin=
g-pong, pool, and air hockey!</p>
<p dir=3D”ltr”>This event is open to Plymouth residents only ages 8 t=
o 13. The fee is $8.</p>
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es/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=3D21083″ target=3D”_blank”>Register he=
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