1. This week’s weather:
Monday: There is an 80 percent chance of sleet with rain, freezing rain and snow. Temperature highs will be around 40. Tonight will be mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. There will be patchy fog with lows in the lower 30s.
Tuesday: Partly sunny with highs in the mid 30s. Tuesday night will be mostly clear and cooler with lows around 20.
Wednesday: Partly cloudy and cold. Temperature highs will be in the upper 20s while lows will be 15 to 20.
Thursday: Partly cloudy and cold. Temperature highs will be in the upper 20s while lows will be 15 to 20.
Friday: Mostly sunny with highs in the mid 30s.
2. School Committee meeting
The Needham School Committee will meet 7 p.m. tonight at Prudential Advantage Real Estate, 1089 Great Plain Ave., Needham. On the agenda is the override planning session.
3. Board of Selectmen meeting
The Board of Selectmen will have a joint meeting with the Planning Board Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. in Town Hall. They will review of the thresholds for site plan and special permit review, particularly in the downtown, and options for streamlining the site plan approval process. They will also discuss medical marijuana zoning. For the complete agenda click here.
4. Solar Energy Exploratory Committee meeting
The Solar Energy Exploratory Committee will meet 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11 in the Public Service Administration Building, 500 Dedham Ave., Needham, Webster R room. The status of the solar project will be reviewed.
5. “Despicable Me 2” Movie showingNeedham Public Library will host a “Despicable Me 2” movie showing 3:30 p.m. in the community room Thursday, Dec. 12. The movie, rated PG, is 98 minutes. For more information click here.