Hometown boy John Quincy Adams was elected president on this day in 1825. But that's the normal part. The odd thing was, he was elected by the U.S. House of Representatives after the 1824 ballots showed no candidate with the majority of the vote. Adams received 32 percent of the electoral vote, Andrew Jackson took 37 percent, William Crawford 15 and Henry Clay 14.
1. Tonight at Town Hall, at 7 p.m., there is a public meeting on the – the part having to do with beautification. There will be a presentation of the 100-percent engineered plans so that construction can begin this spring.
2. The special education council meets at at 11:45 a.m. today.
3. The is hosting evening bible study at 7 p.m. tonight for grade 6 through adults, as well as a youth group at the same time.
4. invites anyone to participate in on Wednesdays and Thursday from 7:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. for $10.
"You've probably heard of Zumba. But have you tried it? It's the latin dance-fitness craze that has hooked even the self-proclaimed world's worst dancers. The moves are easy to follow and so fun that you'll forget you're actually burning calories."
5. Girls varsity ice hockey takes on Framingham at 5 p.m. at the Zapustas Arena. Indoor track, boys and girls varsity, is at a Bay State Conference meet at 5 p.m. at Braintree High.