Tuesday, November 12, 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, November 7, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

MMMA Women Leading Government

The Massachusetts Municipal Management Association will hold a Women Leading Government event on Nov. 7 at Pine Ridge Golf Club in Oxford. Improving public speaking skills is the focus of this event. Whether you do it on a regular basis or avoid it at all costs, elevating your public speaking game is something everyone could…

Location: Pine Ridge Country Club, Oxford
Friday, November 1, 2019 – 8:15am to 3:00pm

MMHR Labor Relations Seminar

The Massachusetts Municipal Human Resources association will hold its annual Labor Relations Seminar on Nov. 1 at the Devens Conference Center. Catherine Paden, Ph.D., associate provost and dean of the Undergraduate Program at Simmons University, will deliver a keynote presentation focused on the intergenerational workforce and preparing municipalities for a new generation of employees. The…

Location: Devens Common Center, 31 Andrews Parkway
Saturday, October 26, 2019 – 9:00am to 2:30pm

ATFC Annual Meeting

The Association of Town Finance Committees will hold its Annual Meeting on Oct. 26 at Bridgewater State University. The day-long program will feature an opening speaker and two sets of educational workshops. Workshop topics include budgeting 101, reading and understanding financial statements, capital planning, revenue forecasting, credit rating significance, and community resilience building. Members will…

Location: Bridgewater State University
Thursday, October 24, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Human Services Council fall meeting

The MMA Human Services Council is hosting their October Program Meeting on Thursday, October 24 at the Acton Town Hall. The meeting will cover a general marijuana update and include hot topics such as vaping and hemp. The panel presentation will include speakers from DPH, MMA, and the Cannabis Control Commission. Human Service professionals can…

Location: Acton Town Hall, Faulkner Meeting Room 204
Monday, October 21, 2019 – 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Management Association ICMA Reception

Join your colleagues at Nashville’s Downtown Sporting Club for a rooftop reception on October 21. This year we are skipping the sit-down dinner and holding a reception from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. so members can network and socialize while playing a game of cornhole or shuffleboard. A variety of appetizers will be served along with…

Location: Downtown Sporting Club, 611 Broadway, Nashville
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 – 9:30am to 2:30pm

MMA Board of Directors retreat

Annual long-range planning meeting Directions 529 Chestnut St., Ashland

Location: 529 Chestnut St., Ashland
Saturday, October 5, 2019 – 8:00am to 3:00pm

MSA Western Massachusetts Conference

The Massachusetts Selectmen’s Association is partnering with area groups to host a Western Massachusetts Fall Conference on Saturday, Oct. 5, at UMass Amherst. The event will begin with breakfast and a presentation from the Rural Policy Advisory Commission about its new Rural Plan report. A cabinet-level official from the Baker-Polito administration will deliver the keynote…

Location: UMass Amherst Campus Center
Friday, October 4, 2019 – 8:00am to 10:00am

MMA Legislative Breakfast Meetings – Halifax and Lynnfield

Twice a year, the MMA hosts a series of meetings in communities across the state to give local leaders, legislators and MMA staff the opportunity to network in an informal setting, exchange information and discuss issues of importance in state and local government. The 2019-2020 legislative session is approaching the halfway mark, and the MMA…

Location: Halifax and Lynnfield
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 – 9:00am to 3:00pm

Management Association “boot camp”

The Massachusetts Municipal Management Association will hold its 12th annual “boot camp” on Oct. 2 at the Sharon Community Center. The boot camp is designed to be a practical guide for administrators and assistants who are new to the profession, and for department heads and professional staff who are planning to move into a town…

Location: Sharon Community Center
Friday, September 27, 2019 – 8:00am to 10:00am

MMA Legislative Breakfast Meetings – Fitchburg and Marlborough

Twice a year, the MMA hosts a series of meetings in communities across the state to give local leaders, legislators and MMA staff the opportunity to network in an informal setting, exchange information and discuss issues of importance in state and local government. The 2019-2020 legislative session is approaching the halfway mark, and the MMA…

Location: Fitchburg and Marlborough
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Mayors’ Association monthly meeting

Saturday, September 21, 2019 – 8:30am to 11:30am

MSA regional meeting

The Massachusetts Selectmen’s Association will meet in the south coast region on the morning of Saturday, Sept. 21, at the new Lakeville Police Station. Housing Choice Program Director Chris Kluchman and Easton Select Board Chair Dottie Fulginiti will discuss housing opportunities for towns across the Commonwealth. The session will be moderated by MMA Senior Legislative…

Location: Lakeville Police Station, 323 Bedford Street
Friday, September 20, 2019 – 11:00am to 1:00pm

Small Town Administrators economic development meeting

Timothy McGourthy, deputy secretary at the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development, will meet with the Small Town Administrators of Massachusetts on Friday, Sept. 20, in Turners Falls (Montague). McGourthy will discuss the Commonwealth’s Economic Development Plan, how his agency reviews proposals and implement programs, and the future of the new economic development bond…

Location: Shea Theater, 71 Avenue A, Turners Falls (Montague)
Friday, September 20, 2019 – 8:00am to 10:00am

MMA Legislative Breakfast Meetings – Becket and Wilbraham

Twice a year, the MMA hosts a series of meetings in communities across the state to give local leaders, legislators and MMA staff the opportunity to network in an informal setting, exchange information and discuss issues of importance in state and local government. The 2019-2020 legislative session is approaching the halfway mark, and the MMA…

Location: Becket and Wilbraham
Thursday, September 19, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Management Association monthly meeting

Online registration for this meeting is now closed; the meeting is at capacity. Please email Denise Baker at dbaker@mma.org to be placed on the waitlist. You will be notified if we are able to register you by Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 10 a.m. Thank you. The monthly meeting of the Massachusetts Municipal Management Association on…

Location: Hilton Garden Inn, Devens Common
Thursday, September 12, 2019 – 8:00am to Friday, September 13, 2019 – 5:00pm

MMHR Fall Conference

The Massachusetts Municipal Human Resources 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…

Location: Northampton
Tuesday, September 10, 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, September 5, 2019 – 10:30am to 3:00pm

Small Town Administrators monthly meeting

Location: Lenox Town Hall
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 – 9:00am to 1:00pm

Mayors’ Association monthly meeting

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