Born on this day in history: author John Steinbeck (1902), actress Elizabeth Taylor (1932), U.S. politician Ralph Nader (1934), Republican presidential adviser Lee Atwater (1951) and Chelsea Clinton (1980).
1. UPDATE: This meeting has been cancelled. The Liberty School Council meets at 3:15 p.m. today in the Speech/Language Office.
2. There is an ELA MCAS retest today at Braintree High School, and tomorrow.
3. The Board of Assessors meets at 5:30 p.m. in the upstairs Johnson Chambers at Town Hall.
4. The Reader's Group Book Club meets at Thayer Public Library at 7:15 p.m. in the Logan Auditorium. This month's selection is The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.
5. Activities today at the Senior Center on Cleveland Avenue include:
9:15 a.m. Exercise
10 a.m. Crafts and Quilting Group #1
Noon Pool Players, Poker and Regular Movie Day: “Hope Springs”