"Five Things You Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Mostly sunny: Today will be warm and mostly sunny with a high temperature around 81 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The evening will be mostly clear with a low around 57 degrees.
2. Golf tournament: The Needham Exchange Club is sponsoring its 24th annual charity to benefit The Charles River Center today at 11:30 a.m. at Blue Hill Country Club in Canton. Tournament registration is closed, but those who have signed up will enjoy a beautiful sunny day on the green.
3. Hosts wanted: The nonprofit EF Foundation for Foreign Study is looking for local families interested in a 15- to 18-year-old from one of 25 countries around the world. Students will stay for one or two semesters and attend Needham High School. Interested? Visit the organization’s Web site, effoundation.org, or call 617-619-2425.
4. Game day: Every Monday, the in Needham hosts starting at 7:15 p.m. Games last for several hours. Cost is $6 per session. For more information, call 781-444-8522.
5. Today in history: What New England-set movie with a big bite opened on this day in 1975? Answer here.