Jul 25, 2014

Five Things You Need to Know Today: Dec. 7

70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor commemorated, winter concerts begin and more for your Wednesday in Weston.

Five Things You Need to Know Today: Dec. 7

1. Pearl Harbor remembered: Today is the 70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. In recognition of that day, the Council on Aging and the Weston High School Intergenerational Club are hosting a special showing of the WHS video production "In the Blackout," based on local experiences on the home front, at 1:30 p.m. at the COA.

2. Climate change film: At 7 p.m. at the Weston Library, the Weston Climate Group will show the film "Carbon Nation," described on the group's website as "an optimistic, solutions-based, non-preachy, non-partisan, big tent film that shows tackling climate change boosts the economy, increases national and energy security and promotes health and a clean environment."

3. Winter concerts begin: Tonight is the high school band concert, the first of five winter concerts by the Friends of Weston Music. All concerts start at 7:30 p.m., are at the Weston High School auditorium and have a $5 charge for adults.

4. Government: In Town Hall meetings, the Planning Board meets at 9:30 a.m.; the Tree Advisory Group at 2:30 p.m.; and the Historical Commission at 7:30 p.m.

5. Outside: Showers are expected to continue today, with the high predicted to be a chillier 49 degrees.

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