5 Things You Need To Know Today: Nov. 6 [Video]
Pianist Constantine Finehouse and Cellist Sebastian Baverstam will perform a free concert at the main Framingham Library at 3 p.m
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2. Conduct cool experiments with some hot stuff today at 10 a.m. at Mad Science Day at MetroWest Jewish Day School Children will be dazzled and entertained as they interact with the "Mad Scientist." The show will include experiments, demonstrations and audience suggestions while the mad scientist unlocks mysteries. Admission is free, but pre-registration is required at email@example.com. Attendees are asked to bring a canned kosher food item for donation to the Jewish Family Service of Metrowest food bank.
3. Nov. 6-12 is International Fraud Awareness Week. According to its website, "Organizations around the world lose an estimated five percent of their annual revenues to fraud, according to a survey of fraud experts conducted by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). It is against this backdrop that the ACFE urges organizations worldwide to participate in International Fraud Awareness Week to help cast a spotlight on this urgent problem."
4. Brophy Elementary School is holding its annual book sale and ice cream social today from 1 to 4 p.m. Start your holiday shopping early with the Scholastic Book Fair. We have a large selection of children and adult books as well as bargain books and then let the kids make their own ice cream sundae in the cafeteria. Sponsored by Brophy PTO, all proceeds help the PTO purchase new books for classrooms and the library.
5. Pianist Constantine Finehouse & Cellist Sebastian Baverstam will perform a free concert at the main Framingham Library at 3 p.m. The concert, sponsored in part by Bose Corporation, will be held in the Costin Room. Refreshments provided by Trader Joe's. (Watch the attached video.)