5 Things You Need To Know Today: March 11
Fuller Middle School search committee meeting tonight and the 3rd Annual Taste of MetroWest is featured in today's column.
Our daily column, 5 Things You Need to Know Today, will help you to get your day started and offer you some fodder for water cooler conversation.
1. Tomorrow is the Taste of MetroWest at the Sheraton Framingham. Presented by the MetroWest Chamber of Commerce, the third annual event will feature more than three dozen food and drink exhibitors. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Last year, more than 1,000 people attended the event.
2. Framingham State University, as part of its Diversity and Inclusion Week, will screen the documentary Lives Worth Living at 4:30 p.m. in the common room at North Hall. Framingham residents are invited to the free screening.
The documentary chronicles America’s awakening consciousness with regard to its disabled community and ending with the passage of the American With Disabilities Act. A panel discussion will follow featuring filmmaker Eric Nuegel and University students and staff.
3. Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance Interim Commissioner Stacey Monahan will be in Framingham today from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the main Framingham Library to hear from Framingham and MetroWest residents. Attendees are invited to share ideas, provide feedback and tell stories about transitional assistance programs that provide an important bridge to stability during difficult times.
Monahan will be in Framingham today, March 11 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the main Framingham Library. The public is invited to attend.
4. There is yoga for veterans at 6 p.m. at Edwards Church.
5. Community members are invited to attend an hour-long session tonight at 5:30 in Fuller Middle School's library to discuss characteristics for an new Fuller Middle School Principal, as well as provide feedback on the school's culture to the search committee.
Principal Juan Rodriquez will retire this year, and is currently working in the administration office. Vice Principal James Bergeron has been appointed interim principal. A search committee has been formed to hire a new middle school principal.