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. 12. Here are 5 things you need to know:
- Sunny and warm: Looks like a surprisingly nice day today considering we got a little snow last week. According to the National Weather Service we can expect sunny skies with a high near 68 degrees. Chance of showers tonight with a low around 52.
- Closings: Today is the observation of Veterans Day and so all government offices and all schools are closed. Click here for a full list of what is open and closed today.
- Lacrosse registration: Burlington Youth Lacrosse for boys and girls between grades K-8 is now open for registration. Registration for Spring 2013 is online only at: http://www.burlingtonlax.com/ Early bird discount if registration is completed by today.
- 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.
- Volunteer: People Helping People and the Burlington Food Pantry is looking for a few good volunteers to help those in need. Open positions include drivers to deliver meals and help in loading the vehicles.