Today is Wednesday, August 21. Here are five things worth knowing today.
Between now and Oct. 15, organizations, schools and individuals can apply for Cultural Council grants that support various artistic and creative activities in the community. Click here to learn more.
This morning at 10:30 a.m., children’s storyteller Alicia Quintano is at the Beebe Library in downtown Wakefield with stories for kids in grades 1-4. No signup required.
Drive: The Red Cross has announced that its next blood drive in Wakefield is
Friday, September 6 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sheraton on 1 Audubon Road.
Whole Foods holds its traditional bread-breaking ceremony at 9:45 a.m. at the new MarketStreet Lynnfield store. The rest of the businesses begin to open on Thursday and will continue to do so into the fall.
Coming up on Friday, September 13, the Pinnacle Invitational Golf Tournament will benefit local nonprofit Gathering Change, which helps support local food pantries. Click here for more information about registration and the day’s planned activities. Sponsors are also still sought for the event. More information at this link.