Five Things You Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
Today is Monday, Nov. 19. Here are 5 things you need to know:
- Sunny skies: Looks like a pretty nice day today. According to the National Weather Service we can expect sunny skies with a high near 49 degrees. Mostly clear tonight with a low around 26.
- Public meetings: The Board of Health is holding a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Town Hall Annex basement meeting room to interview applicants for the environmental engineer position. The Board of Selectmen is meeting at 7 p.m. in the main hearing room at Town Hall.
- Lend a hand: The community group "Help Me Help Someone" (HELPIS) is meeting at 7 p.m. this evening in the Burlington Public Library. According to the group "This organization will bring people in our community together to reach out and help those in need. Through simple act of kindness and generosity we will heal, uplift, inspire, and improve the lives of others."
- Facebook showdown: Burlington Patch is taking on Lexington Patch in a Facebook "like" showdown. We are looking to see who can get more likes between now and Nov. 21 (day before the Burlington/Lexington Thanksgiving Day game). Help us beat Lexington by liking our Facebook page today.
- Story and crafts: The Burlington Public Library is holding a story and craft event today for children ages three to six at 10:30 a.m. Come by for a story and a craft based on it.