Five Things you Need to Know Today is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
Today is Tuesday, February 19. Here are five things you need to know.
1. Rain or snow: According to the National Weather Service there is a 60 percent chance of rain this evening. The rain could turn into snow overnight. The daytime high will be around 48.
2. Schools closed: This week is February recess for Milton Schools. Classes will resume Monday, February 25.
3. Happy Birthday, Author: The Milton Public Library will host its monthly Happy Birthday, Author program at 2:30 p.m. This month's author is Megan McDonald, of the popular Judy Moody and Stink series. No registration is necessary for today's celebration.
4. Friends Book Shop: Whether you’re looking to purchase used books or donate some, the Friends Book Shop, located in the lower level of the Milton Public Library is the right place. The shop will be open today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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