1. There is no school today in Arlington’s public schools due to the Yom Kippur holiday.
2. There is a free first time home buyer seminar in town today. The seminar is at 7 p.m. at the Bowes Real Estate Office, 1010 Massachusetts Ave. Complete details.
3. Gov. Deval Patrick will be holding a live chat with Patch readers from 1:30-2:15 p.m. Thursday. Submit a question now.
4. The Arlington Farmers’ Market runs from 2-6:30 p.m. today in the Russell Common parking lot in Arlington Center.
5. There is a chance of showers today, with thunderstorms also possible after 3 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.