Born on this day in history: musician Ike Turner (1931), actor and playwright Sam Shepard (1943), musician Bryan Adams (1959), actress Tilda Swinton (1960) and actor Sam Rockwell (1968).
1. The Commission on Disabilities meets at 6:30 p.m. in Room A of the Thayer Public Library.
2. The library is also hosting Origami Wreath Craft for Teens from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Logan Auditorium. For more activities today, go to http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=THAYER.
3. Supposed to be mostly clear but cold today and tonight, according to the National Weather Service. High near 44, low 28. Tomorrow on election day looks to be sunny with highs in the mid-40s in Braintree.
4. Remember there is no school tomorrow because of election day. To keep up on the news of the election, turn to Braintree Patch via its topics page (http://braintree.patch.com/topics/elections-2012) and also on Facebook and Twitter.
5. Activities today at the Senior Center on Cleveland Avenue include:
10 a.m. Scrabble
11 a.m. QiGong/Tai Chi
Noon Pool Players and Poker
12:30 p.m. Line Dancing
1 p.m. Trivia & Coffee