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5 Things You Need To Know Today: Aug. 21

Needham Community Farm's Community Partnership Initiative kicks off today from 3-7 p.m.

5 Things You Need To Know Today: Aug. 21 5 Things You Need To Know Today: Aug. 21 5 Things You Need To Know Today: Aug. 21 5 Things You Need To Know Today: Aug. 21 5 Things You Need To Know Today: Aug. 21

“Five Things You Need to Know Today” is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.

1. Tour the farm: Business owners, community leaders and local employees are invited to escape the office and tour the Needham Community Farm today between 3 and 7 p.m. The farm is located at 0 Pine St., near the Charles River Street end. The NCF is looking for participants in its —an opportunity to meet other engaged corporate citizens, learn about the farm and give back to the community. To RSVP for this event click here. Can't make it today? E-mail needhamfarm@rcn.com to set up an alternative date for a staff community service day at the farm.

2. Craft fun: Bring children ages 2-6 to the today at 10:30 a.m. for . The theme will be “BIG Tall Tales.” No registration required.

3. On Broadway: Longwood Opera’s will continue tonight with “More Broadway Melodies” beginning at 7:30 p.m. at . Admission is $8 for adults and $6 for seniors, students and children ages 10 and under. Learn more at longwoodopera.org or call 781-455-0960 for information.

4. Rotary Club luncheon: Interested in service and helping out around the community? Join the . The club holds weekly lunches every Tuesday at noon at the . The gatherings are free to anyone interested in learning more about the club and its membership.

5. Planning a yard sale? Send the address, date and time to becca.manning@patch.com to be included in our , which is posted every Saturday morning at 5 a.m. Missed the deadline? Add your sale to the latest list once it goes up on the site by posting the information in the comments at the bottom of the article or just put it on the calendar.

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