Born on this day in history: Prince Charles (1948), Condoleezza Rice (1954), Yanni (1954), Curt Schilling (1966) and musician Travis Barker (1975).
1. Braintree author Tom MacDonald, author of the Charlestown Connection, is holding a seminar called "Creative Writing: Basics of the Narrative Point of View" in the Reading Room at Thayer Public Library this evening from 7 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. Registration required.
2. Thayer Library is also hosting "From Purgatory to Podunk" – "The Braintree Historical Society presents Deborah and Peter Lincoln for a talk on their avdventures visiting all the 300 towns and cities in Massachusetts." It is in the Logan Auditorium from 6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
3. Parent conferences are from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Archbishop Williams High School.
4. Teens grades 6-12 are encouraged today at Thayer Library to joing the YA Book Bloggers group. "You'll have the opportunity to write book reviews for the library's Teen Blog, get a sneak peek at the newest teen books, and much more. Email YA Librarian Ellen at eseeburger @braintreema.gov if you are interested in joining or have any questions."
5. Activities today at the Senior Center on Cleveland Avenue include:
9:15 a.m. Exercise
9:30 a.m. Ask the Lawyer (free) by appointments
10 a.m. Blood Pressure (free) at Independence, Crafts and Quilting Group
Noon Pool Players and Poker
1 p.m. Beacon Hospice 4 Week Program. Please see article in this newsletter & sign up required!