WILMINGTON, MA — Here are TEN things you need to know in Wilmington for Saturday, September 16, 2017.
#1) According to the National Weather Service, Wilmington will see a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
#2) Several yard sales are happening in Wilmington today. Learn more HERE.
#3) Participants in Sunday’s 13th Annual Wilmington Half Marathon & 5K Run/Walk can pick up their bib numbers from 10am to 2pm at WCTV (10 Waltham Street). Learn more HERE.
#4) Several Wilmington High teams are in action today:
#5) The Wilmington Memorial Library (175 Middlesex Avenue) is holding FOUR programs today:
- Everything You Wanted To Know About College Planning… But Were Afraid To Ask (9am-11am)
- Poetry Circle (9:15am-11:30am)
- Book Purse Craft (1pm-4pm)
- SuperFight (3:30pm-5pm)
Learn more and register HERE.
#6) The Friends of the Wilmington Memorial Library’s Book Store Next Door (183 Middlesex Avenue) is open from 10am to 4pm. All books are $2 or less! Every penny of every sale benefits the Wilmington Memorial Library. Learn more HERE.
#7) The Wilmington Food Pantry (142 Chestnut Street) is open from 10am to noon for food donation drop-offs. Learn which food items the Pantry is most in need of HERE.
#8) There is a Sobriety Checkpoint somewhere in Middlesex County Friday night into Saturday morning. Learn more HERE.
#9) REMINDER: There is NO commuter rail service on the Lowell Line during the weekend, from August 5 to October 1. Instead, MBTA will be providing shuttle buses. Learn more HERE.
#10) Read the latest blog post from WCTV Executive Director Shaun Neville, discussing the station’s new “content blocks.”
(NOTE: What did I miss? Let me know by commenting below, commenting on the Facebook page, or emailing email@example.com. I may be able to update this post.)
Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.