Today is Friday, Sept. 16. Here are five things you need to know:
1. Beautification: The will be decided in judging today by Hamilton and Wenham town officials. The winner will get $200.
2. Cultural Council: Friday is the deadline to submit a letter of interest and resume to Sophie Bellenis at if you are , which is in charge of awarding grants from the Massachusetts Cultural Council to local groups.
3. Gordon Inauguration: The new president of , D. Michael Lindsay, is being inaugurated on Friday. The formal installation service begins at 2 p.m. in the Quad.
4. Senior Centers: September is National Senior Center month and locally it is being celebrated with a luncheon at the at 11:30 a.m.
5. Book Sale: One of the best events of the year (well, actually twice a year) is the at . It gets started on Friday night and then continues for the next week.
To find out what is going on today in Hamilton and Wenham, check out our events listings.