1. The Board of Health meets at 7 p.m. in the upstairs Johnson Chambers at Town Hall.
2. The Brown Bag Book Club meets at Thayer Public Library at 12 p.m. in the Reading Room. This month's selection is Bossypants by Tina Fey.
3. The Tri Town Board of Water Commissioners meets at 10 a.m in the Johnson Chambers at Town Hall.
4. Activities today at the Senior Center on Cleveland Avenue include:
9 a.m. Chess
9:30 a.m. Chair Yoga
11:30 a.m. Quilting Group #2
12 p.m. Pool Players
1 p.m. Art Group and Knit/Crochet 5. Born today in history: Blind Jack, renowned as being one of the first professional road builders in England (1717), Sir Walter Scott, author of Ivanhoe and other works (1771), American cook Julia Child (1912), author Stieg Larsson, of the famed The Girl With a Dragon Tatoo series (1954), and actor Ben Affleck (1972).