The Wilmington Insider For October 2, 2018

WILMINGTON, MA — Below is a round-up of what’s going on in Wilmington on Tuesday, October 2, 2018:

Happening Today:

Weather: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Patchy fog after 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

At Town Hall: The Wilmington Board of Health meets at 5:30pm in Town Hall’s Room 9. Read the agenda HERE. … The Wilmington Planning Board meets at 7:30pm in Town Hall’s Room 9. Read the agenda HERE. Please note that 362 Middlesex Avenue is on the agenda for 8:15pm.

At Town Hall:  The Wilmington Department of Planning & Conservation invites you to a community workshop from 5pm to 7pm in the Wilmington Town Hall Auditorium (121 Glen Road). Learn about and share your thoughts on a proposed zoning change to provide affordable housing units in town (called “Inclusionary Zoning”). The Town Hall Auditorium will be set up with informational posters and staff will be on-hand to answer questions and hear your thoughts. Drop in anytime during the two hours.

At Town Hall: The Metro North Regional Housing Services Office’s Housing Coordinator Laurie Stanton will be holding office hours from 3pm to 5pm in Wilmington Town Hall’s Small Conference Room. Stanton will assist residents with their affordable housing questions. The Metro North Regional Housing Services Office helps people find affordable housing in Reading, North Reading, Wilmington, and Saugus. If you are unable to attend office hours on this date, future dates will be announced. Laurie can also be reached at her Reading Office at 781-942-6667 during normal business hours.

In The Community: The Tewksbury/Wilmington Elks holds bingo — open to the public — every Tuesday. Doors open at 5pm. Pizza, hot dog and pastries are sold. Free coffee.

In The Community: Angels In Motion meets every Tuesday, from 9:30am to 2:30pm, at the Wilmington Knights of Columbus Hall (112 Middlesex Avenue).  The club provides a great opportunity for seniors to meet new friends or reacquaint with old ones. A luncheon is served as noon.  Free. Handicapped accessible.

At The Library: Storytime For Threes at 9:30am. Storytime for Fours & Fives at 10:30am. Cookin’ The Books at noon.  Tech Buddies Drop-In at 3:30pm. World Languages Film Night at 6:30pm. [Learn more and register HERE.]

At The Senior Center: Walking Group at Yentile at 8am. Zumba at 9am. Aerobics at 10:30am. Bocci at 10:30am. Mah Jong at 1pm. Powerful Tools for Caregivers at 1pm. Tai Chi at 1pm. Gentle Yoga at 2:30pm. [Learn more HERE.]

(NOTE: What did I miss? Let me know by commenting below, commenting on the Facebook page, or emailing wilmingtonapple@gmail.com. I may be able to update this post.)

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