5 Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 8
A Big Band Concert and a watershed open house.
"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Today’s forecast calls for chillier temperatures with a high of 38, but maintains sunny skies. The overnight low will be 25.
2. A Big Band Concert will be conducted by the Concord Conservatory Faculty tonight at $8. General admission tickets are $15 at the door and $13 online.
3. OARS, the watershed organization for the Assabet, Sudbury and Concord Rivers, is holding a volunteer training open house tonight at 7 p.m. The event will be held at 680 Hudson Rd. in Sudbury.
4. The Municipal Light Board meets this morning at 8 a.m. at 1175 Elm St., while the West Concord Advisory Board meets at 7 p.m. at the Town House.
5. National Basketball Association player Spud Webb, standing at 5’7”, won the league’s Slam Dunk Contest. Webb’s opponent, Dominique Wilkins, stands 6’8”.