“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 with a light west wind increasing to 8-13 miles per hour in the morning, according to the National Weather Service. High: 85, Low: 60.
2. Craft fun: Children ages 2-6 are invited to drop by the today from 4-4:45 p.m. to participate in “end of summer” . This program is free, with no registration required.
3. Info for athletes: Needham High School’s first mandatory of the 2012-13 school year will be held at 7 p.m. tonight in the auditorium. All ninth and 11th grade athletes and parents, along with first-time and new-to-NHS athletes, are required to attend one of the two nights scheduled. Those who will be unable to attend tonight should plan to be at Info Night II on Wednesday, Nov. 14.
4. Computer lessons: The offers computer lessons on Thursday afternoons from noon to 3 p.m. by appointment. There is no fee for this class. To make a 45-minute appointment, call the COA at 781-455-7555.
5. HGTV callout: HGTV is looking for Needham yards, basements, family rooms and unique spaces to transform for a new renovation show. The HGTV team will conduct makeovers over the course of just 10 days. Participants must be willing to get their hands dirty and must have a significant budget to put toward the project. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.