Five Things You Need to Know Today: Sept. 11
Scouts signup, anti-bullying, meetings and more today in Concord.
1. Concord/Carlisle Girl Scout Sign Up: The Carlisle and Concord Girl Scouts are kicking-off the year by hosting Girl Scout sign up days from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Concord Scout House, Tuesday, September 11 then again next Thursday, September 20, at the CSA Fair before Back to School Night. Stop by, meet new friends and learn about the exciting program options focusing on the arts, technology, outdoor adventure, health, beauty and more. For more information, email CCGirlscouts@gmail.com.
2. Anti-Bullying Workshops: Up With People has arrived in town and will be conducting anti-bullying workshops at Sanborn Middle School and Cultural Diversity/Integration workshops at Concord-Carlisle High School.
3. Today in Public Meetings: It's a busy-ish day for Concord's town boards. Among the public meetings posted for today are the Hugh Cargill Trust at 9:15 a.m., the EDCO Collaborative's Board of Directors' Executive Committee at 1 p.m., the Council on Aging at 5:30 p.m., the Planning Board at 7 p.m., the Library Committee at 7 p.m., the Board of Health at 7 p.m. and the Concord Cultural Council at 7 p.m.
4. Businesses, Claim Your Listings: Natick Patch editor Justin Saglio created this terrific video to walk local business owners through the five simple steps of claiming a business listing on Patch. Among the extra benefits available to those with claimed listings are checking stats on ratings and reviews, editing and adding info and managing their photos and other media.
5. Feeling More Like Fall Everyday: Should be mostly sunny today, with a high of 71, according to the National Weather Service, which predicts a mostly clear evening with a low of 47.