Five Things You Need to Know: July 2
Patriotic Pride at Dabblers, get messy with Miss Ellie at Barefoot Books, a Monday night dance and Al-Anon/Alateen meetings in the afternoon.
Today's Weather: There's a 30 percent chance of showers today with highs of 86. Big drop in temperatures at night as a slight chance of thunderstorms has temps at 58 according to the National Weather Service.
4. Also this Monday, for those struggling with drinking in the family, the Monday afternoon (1 p.m.) Al-Anon/Alateen meetings takes place at the West Concord Union Church on 1317 Main Street. With family group support.
5. Today in History: In America's least discussed assassination, back in 1881, President James Garfield was shot by Charles Guiteau and died months later from his wounds on September 19.