5 Things You Need To Know Today: Aug. 29

The Needham Free Public Library will host a storytime at 10 a.m.

“Five Things You Need to Know Today” is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.

1. Sunny: Today will be sunny and clear, according to the National Weather Service. High: 77, Low: 54.

2. Storytime: Bring children ages 5 and under to the today at 10 a.m. for . This program is free, with no registration required. Note: The Needham Library will be closed from Saturday, Sept. 1 through Monday, Sept. 3 for Labor Day weekend.

3. Shopping day: The Thrift Shop is open every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Stop by on clothing for men, women and children as well as small household items. Customers should use the entrance to the left side of the building.

4. Nominate a great kid: Needham Youth Services' RAY of Hope award (Recognize A Youth) is a monthly recognition of a youth who is giving back to the community and is a role model for his or her peers. The program has no age limit—kindergarten through high school are eligible. To nominate a youth, download a form online at www.needhamma.gov/youth/ray or pick up a form at the Needham Youth Services office on the lower floor of .

5. Chamber directory update: If you've been thinking about joining the Newton-Needham Chamber—or if your membership has expired—be sure to sign up or renew before this Friday Aug. 31 to receive a free listing in the Chamber’s annual membership directory. Current members should review their membership profile online by Friday Aug. 31 to make sure the listing information is up-to-date. For help reviewing a profile or information about membership, contact Karen Ficcardi at 617-244-5300 or info@nnchamber.com.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »