"Five Things You Need To Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Support EPOCH's bake sale
EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Sharon, 259 Norwood St., will host a bake sale and raffle from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. All proceeds will be donated to the local Alzheimer’s Association chapter.
2. Join HUGS
Sharon HUGS (Help Us Get Safe), a volunteer organization dedicated to domestic violence awareness education and support, holds its board meetings the third Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. at the , 18 Hixson Farm Road. All meetings are open to the public.
3. Practice your conversational English
An English for Speakers of Other Languages conversation group meets from 10 a.m. to noon in the Cynthia B. Fox Community Room.
4. Attend a book fair
The Back to School Night/Book Fair for grades 3 to 5 is at 7 p.m.
5. Visit the East and Heights elementary schools
The holds an open house for grade 2 parents and grade 3 students and parents at 7 p.m. And the holds an open house for grades 2 and 3 at 7 p.m.