Unboxed Promo

April 12 – May 30, 2024 

“Expressions of Healing” features the inspiring works of Art Therapists, spotlighting the crucial role of art therapy in promoting mental, emotional, and physical well-being.


  • Opening Night – Friday, April 12th (5:30-7pm)
  • 2nd Saturday Open House (10am-2pm) April 13th and May 11th – which is also Manchester’s Cultural District Celebration & Downtown’s Butterfly Stroll. We’ll have a photo booth, mother’s day card making station, and much more.
  • Weekdays 10am-4pm (and by appointment) – closed on Federal Holidays
  • Thurs. May 23rd – 6:30-8pm. Roundtable Conversation on Creativity and Healing
expressions of healing opening weekend<br />

Tuesday April 16th.  6:30-8:00pm

Date Night Downtown – Make Your Own Succulent Terrarium Globe

Join us for a fun and creative evening at WORK_SPACE! Get your hands dirty and bring home a unique succulent terrarium globe. This in-person event is perfect for couples and friends looking to spend quality time together while exploring their artistic side.

Led by Michelle Rini, all supplies are provided. $55 per couple, $45 when registered by April 12th. Quite a bargain….you get two terrariums and one fabulous evening.

And…as a bonus, our neighbors at The Main Course will bring over a complimentary cocktail to enjoy at the start of the evening. And if you want to cap-it off with a night-cap, you’ll get a $2 coupon for a beverage at Urban Lodge Brewing.

Listening Room promo

3rd Thursday Listening Room / Open Mic

April 18, May 16, April 18, May 16, June 20, July 18, Aug. 15, Sept. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 21, Dec. 19

  • 6:30p – Doors open for sign-up
  • 7-9pm – Performances
  • 2 songs / 10-minutes

This Open Mic event is the perfect opportunity to showcase your talent or simply enjoy the performances of local artists. Our Main Street Gallery provides a welcoming atmosphere where you can connect with fellow artists and music enthusiasts. Whether you’re a musician, poet, or storyteller, this is your chance to take the stage and share your creativity with a supportive audience. Grab your instrument, bring your friends, and get ready to enjoy a night filled with incredible performances and good vibes.

Whether you’re performing or cheering from the audience, the Listening Room: Open Mic promises to be a memorable night of music, poetry, and community. See you there!

Event is free, however we recommend you reserve your seat so we can contact you if there are any changes. Sign up at: https://bit.ly/3RDthursOPENmic

Location: WORK_SPACE, 903 Main St., Manchester, CT (plenty of free parking on Main St. and behind the building.)

Procurement Summit promo

Tuesday, April 23, 9AM

Are you a business looking to work with the Town of Manchester but need assistance navigating the procurement process? Join us for an interactive session with Manchester’s Purchasing Office.

Learn about the OpenGov registration process, standard bid requirements, and participate in a live Q&A session with Town staff.

FREE, registration appreciated: https://bit.ly/ManchesterBiz24

Business Link Promo

Tues. May 7th- 8-9AM – Business Link featuring Shady Glen

Join us at WORK_SPACE for our 5-month morning coffee series (Feb – June) called BUSINESS LINK, on the 1st Tuesday of the month, from 8AM-9AM. Each date will feature a local business sharing their behind-the-scenes stories of how entrepreneurs evolve an idea into a successful business that provides quality and community service.

Our May 4th event will feature the owners of the iconic Shady Glen. Come here stories about how they’ve made their nostalgic restaurant a favorite on contemporary ‘must eat there before you die’ lists.

Please let us know if you want to join us by registering via https://bit.ly/BusinessLinkApril2 or emailing info@workspacemanchester.com

    • Feb 6 – Silk City Coffee
    • March 5 – Highland Park Market
    • April 2 – Thomas Smokey Pit Stop (BBQ & Soul Food)
    • May 7 – Shady Glen
    • June 4 – Hosmer Mountain Soda

What to Expect:

      • 8:00 AM: Networking & Coffee Start your day right with Silk City coffee and community connections.
      • 8:15 AM: Featured Business Shares their Story
      • 8:45 AM – 9:00 AM: Q&A and Conversation

Don’t miss these stimulating conversations designed to guide you through key aspects of business growth and resilience while making meaningful community connections.

WORK_SPACE is committed to creating an environment where connections flourish, and success is shared.

Let’s build LINKS to success together at BUSINESS LINK!

Hosted by WORK_SPACE, coffee provided by Silk City Coffee.


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