Five Things You Need to Know Today: Oct. 10

Toastmasters to meet today at Christ Episcopal Church in Needham.

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

1. Warm and sunny: We’ll see more sun today with a high around 80 degrees and a light wind between 3 and 8 miles per hours, according to the National Weather Service. The evening will be mostly clear with a low around 54.

2. Columbus Day: Today is Columbus Day, which means are closed, as are town offices, post offices and the .

3. Toast of the town: The Boston West Toastmasters Club meets on the second and fourth Monday of every month from 7:30-9:00 p.m. at in Needham. This local chapter of Toastmasters International is a nonprofit organization that helps its members develop their public speaking skills. Learn more at their Web site.

4. Donations needed: Parent Talk gently used maternity and children’s clothing (size 0-8), toys, games, books and equipment on Oct. 29. To donate, e-mail donations@parenttalk.info to arrange a time to drop off items before the sale, or deliver items to between 9:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. the day before the sale, on Friday, Oct. 28.

5. Fall fun: is organizing on Saturday, Oct. 22 and invites children ages 6-12 to participate. The visit will include a hayride to the pumpkin patch where kids can pick out a pumpkin (bring your own money), a turn at the corn cannon and the corn maze. Cost is $5 for children and $10 for adult volunteers. Sign up by calling 781-400-5867.


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 »