Five Things You Need to Know Today: Jan. 8
The indoor farmers' market is back, a free solar seminar and a ribbon cutting in Lower Falls.
1. Ribbon cutting at Lower Falls Community Center. State Rep. Kay Khan (D-Newton), State Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs Richard Sullivan and Mayor Setti Warren will host a ribbon cutting today for the eco-friendly repairs and renovations at the Lower Falls Community Center. The celebration will be held at 9 a.m.
3. Economic Development Commission. The EDC will meet tonight at 7:30 p.m. in room 209 at City Hall. The agenda for tonight's meeting is included in the .pdf section to the right.
4. Solar seminar. SolarBridge Technologies will give a free overview and installation training on solar technology today at the Crowne Plaza in Newton. The event runs from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
5. Do you have students involved with the arts? Make sure to check out the Newton Public Schools' District Arts Calendar. There are lots of music events going on this month in the city's elementary and middle schools.