Born on this day in history: Nazi Minister of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels (1897), actor Richard Dreyfuss (1947), New Yorker Editor David Remnick (1958) and actress Winona Ryder (1971).
UPDATE: All of the activities below have been cancelled because of Hurricane Sandy.
1. The Petersen Pool and Ice Rink Complex selection committee meets at 4 p.m. in the upstairs Johnson Chambers at Town Hall today to go over bids for the project.
2. A public meeting at the Apple Store at the South Shore Plaza for the Town Council tonight, as councilors learn how to use their new iPads at 6 p.m.
3. The School Committee meets at Flaherty Elementary School at 7 p.m. The agenda includes an improvement plan presentation and personnel actions.
4. Book Babies and Storytime at Thayer Public Library today. For a full schedule, go to http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=THAYER.
5. Activities today at the Senior Center on Cleveland Avenue include:
10 a.m. Scrabble
11 a.m. QiGong/Tai Chi
Noon Pool Players, Poker and Senior Luncheon $6.00 tickets on sale at Center
12:30 p.m. Line Dancing