“Five Things You Need to Know Today” is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Mostly sunny: Clouds will increase throughout the day today, with showers and thunderstorms possible, mainly after 5 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High: 92, Low: 70. Chance of precipitation: 30 percent.
2. Find what you need: The Thrift Shop is open every Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stop by to find deals on “new to you” clothing and small household items. Customers should use the entrance to the left side of the building.
3. Game night: hosts a free game night on the first Friday of every month in the church parlor at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. For information, call the church at 781-444-2460.
4. On stage: Check out Needham resident Nicole Pavol in Newton Country Players' summer musical, which opens today at MassBay Community College in Wellesley Hills. Tickets cost $20 for adults and $18 for seniors/students; buy them online at newtoncountryplayers.org. Also on stage: See Needham resident Jacqueline Busa in The Children Theatre Workshop's production of "Legally Blonde.” for more information.
5. Farm classes: Needham Community Farm is offering a variety of classes for all ages. Got kids who want to garden? Ever thought about canning? Check out the full list of classes and register online at www.needhamfarm.org.