“Five Things You Need to Know Today” is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Warming up: Today will be mostly sunny and windy, with gusts as high as 29 miles per hour, according to the National Weather Service. The evening will be partly cloudy. High: 92, Low, 63.
2. Friday film: The will be showing (Rated: PG, 126 minutes), the fifth and last of the Summer 2012 Film Series presentations today at 2 p.m., in the Community Room.
3. Get thrifty: The Thrift Shop is open every Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stop by to find deals on men’s, women’s and children’s clothing and small household items. Customers should use the entrance to the left side of the building.
4. Youth Services registration: Registration for fall and early winter programs provided by Needham Youth Services will open on Monday, Sept. 10 at 8:30 a.m. at their office. View the fall brochure for specific information (the registration form is located on page 5) at www.needhamma.gov/youth/2012fallprograms. Along with programs for youth, the department also offers many programs for parents.
5. Join the Green Team: The Needham Community Farm is offering for students in grades 8-11. Participants will experience Needham from field to fork while developing valuable skills and an understanding of environmental sustainability. The program is offered on Saturday mornings from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the fall and spring, with occasional meetings in the winter. For more information and to apply for this community service internship, go to www.needhamfarm.org.