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. The class of 2012 will graduate tonight at 7 in the school's auditorium.
2. There will be soccer under the lights at to kick off the 31st Annual Memorial Day Classic Soccer Tournament. More than 100 teams from New England and New York will compete in the two-day tournament on Saturday and Sunday. Tonight, The Framingham Storm, a U14 girls team will play the Bristol R.I. Force at 6:30 p.m. followed by a 7:45 p.m. game between the Framingham Bandits, a U14 boys team, against the Academy Squad 1 team from Sudbury. Admission is free.
3. Framingham High School's senior prom is tonight Fairmont Copley in Boston beginning at 7 p.m.
4. Olympus on My Mind ends it runs at the this weekend. The musical comedy tell the tale Jupiter's transformation from "one wild and crazy god" into a deity of love and compassion. Tonight's show starts at 8.
5. Starting tomorrow, Saturday May 26 more than 100 retailers, restaurants, cultural institutions and recreational areas in 19 communities throughout the MetroWest region of Massachusetts will be holding scores of promotions and special events for visitors and local residents alike ” launched by the MetroWest Tourism & Visitors Bureau.