Friday, August 12, 2011
Make your plans for a tax-free weekend.
"Five Things You Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. 1. The National Weather Service is predicting another gorgeous day today, with sun all afternoon and a high of 82. 2. In case you missed it yesterday, take a look at Get Out, Patch's guide to weekend activities. And don't forget Venture Out in the Patch Passport for some ideas on fun day trips for the whole family. 3. If you're looking for something to do around midday today, stop by the Concord Free Public Library at 1 p.m. for Family Films, or head over to the First Parish in Lexington Unitarian Universalist for a free concert at noon. 4. Don't forget this weekend is the Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday Weekend. Most…
Thursday, August 11, 2011
Pottery painting, a "rockin'" concert, and a posthumous honor for a local poet.
It’s Thursday, the weekend is right around the corner. Patch has your back with a few fun things to do. Check our picks for the activities to hit and some places to explore. Here's what's happening in and around your town. Barefoot Books Kid's Book & Pottery Club Rockin' Robbins Concert in Arlington Weekend Poetry in Honor of June Beisch Lexington's Historic Houses Venture Out
Monday, August 1, 2011
Possible thunderstorms today, local art gallery, and a second look at Patch Passport.
"Five Things You Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. 1. It's going to be hot and muggy today, with highs around 90. According to the National Weather Service, there is a 30-percent chance of rail this afternoon, and if it does hit, it could lead to pretty severe thunderstorms. 2. In case you missed it yesterday, take a look at Venture Out, an extension of our Patch Passport, where you can learn about the best places to visit 15, 30, and 60 minutes away from home in Concord. 3. See the original creations of more than 50 local artists at the Artisans Market and Summer Sale at the Lexington Arts and Crafts Society on Waltham Street in Lexington. The market is open from 10 …