April 2019
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
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Human Services Council spring meeting
9:00am
5 Fri, 5th
MMA Legislative Breakfast Meetings – North Adams and Springfield
8:00am
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9 Tue, 9th
MMA Board of Directors
9:30am
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11 Thu, 11th
Personnel Association monthly meeting
10:00am
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24 Wed, 24th
Mayors’ Association monthly meeting
9:00am
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27 Sat, 27th
MMCA regional meeting
9:30am
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Mayors’ Association monthly meeting

Location: to be announced
Saturday, April 27, 2019 – 9:30am to 12:00pm

MMCA regional meeting

The Massachusetts Municipal Councillors’ Association will host a Spring Regional Meeting at the MGM Resort and Casino in Springfield on Saturday, April 27, from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The topic bringing councillors’ to Western Massachusetts this spring is economic development. Members will hear from the featured speaker, Michael Kennealy the recently appointed Secretary of…

Location: MGM Resort and Casino, Springfield
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 – 9:30am to 12:45pm

MMA Board of Directors

Followed by Local Government Advisory Commission meeting, 1-2 p.m., State House Directions MMA office, 1 Winthrop Square, 2nd floor, Boston

Location: MMA Office, Boston
Thursday, May 16, 2019 – 8:30am to 3:30pm

MMPA HR101 Boot Camp

Massachusetts Municipal Personnel Association invites members with five or fewer years of service to the sixth annual HR101 “human resources boot camp” on May 16 at the Wylie Inn and Conference Center in Beverly. The full-day training covers core functions of the municipal HR office, including hiring, termination and interview skills, performance evaluation and improvement…

Location: Wylie Inn and Conference Center, Beverly
Thursday, May 16, 2019 – 5:00pm to 7:00pm

ATFC regional meeting

On May 16 at the Sharon Community Center, MMA Senior Legislative Analysts Lisa Adams and Brittney Franklin will discuss a variety of legislative topics that impact finance committees and town budgets, including housing, marijuana, short-term rentals, human resources, and more. This interactive session will allow plenty of time for questions. The meeting will offer sandwiches…

Location: Sharon Community Center
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 – 9:00am to Friday, May 24, 2019 – 5:00pm

Mayors’ Association Spring Conference

Thursday, May 23, 2019 – 5:00pm to 7:00pm

ATFC regional meeting

Bridges and culverts will be the topic of a May 23 meeting at Auburn Town Hall. The cost of having to replace or repair a bridge or culvert can derail a town budget. This program will focus on funding sources and project management solutions The meeting will offer sandwiches and beverages at 5 p.m. The…

Location: Auburn Town Hall
Thursday, May 30, 2019 – 8:00am to Friday, May 31, 2019 – 5:00pm

Management Association Spring Conference

Thursday, June 6, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Management Association, Women Leading Government

Location: Acton Town Hall
Saturday, June 8, 2019 – 9:00am to 2:00pm

MSA leadership conference

The Massachusetts Selectmen’s Association is hosting a leadership conference for newly elected and veteran selectmen on Saturday, June 8. Topics will include the open meeting and public records laws, municipal finance, dealing with difficult people, social media, and an inspiring keynote presentation on leadership. The training will break into two tracks for the varying experience…

Location: Sharon Community Center, Sharon
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 – 9:30am to 12:45pm

MMA Board of Directors

Followed by Local Government Advisory Commission meeting, 1-2 p.m., State House Directions MMA office, 1 Winthrop Square, 2nd floor, Boston

Location: MMA Office, Boston
Thursday, June 13, 2019 – 9:00am to 2:00pm

Personnel Association annual meeting

Location: AD Makepeace, 158 Tihonet Road, Wareham
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Mayors’ Association monthly meeting

Thursday, July 18, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Management Association monthly meeting

Location: to be announced
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Mayors’ Association monthly meeting

Thursday, September 12, 2019 – 8:00am to Friday, September 13, 2019 – 5:00pm

Personnel Association Fall Conference

The Massachusetts Municipal Personnel Association will hold its third annual Fall Conference on Sept. 12 and 13 at the Hotel Northampton. Topics will include diversity in the municipal workplace; classification and compensation; electronic on-boarding; records retention; marijuana in Massachusetts; labor laws; and policies that all human resources directors must have. The two-day conference will feature…

Location: Northampton