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. Former Principal Edward F. Convery died on Sunday, Feb. 5. He was principal of the school from 1969 until his retirement in 1990. Calling hours are today, Feb. 9 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at . A Funeral Mass will be held Friday at at 10 a.m.
2. Getting Lost in Shangri-La: The True Story Behind a True Story of World War 2. Mitchell Zuckoff, Boston University journalism professor and author of Lost in Shangri-La will talk about his best selling work of non-fiction tonight at 7 in the and how he found the story and how he traveled to the jungles of New Guinea to tell it. The book will be available for sale afterwards and the author has agreed to sign the books.
3. Break a leg to the students at , as its opening night for . Show starts at 7. There will also be shows on Friday and Saturday night at 7 also. Tickets, $10, may be purchased in advance online at www.ticketstage.com. Seats are assigned this year. Tickets may also be purchased at the door.
4. is holding a at 6 p.m.
5. Fuller Middle School is holding its tonight at 7 p.m.