5 Things To Know Today in Danvers: Aug. 13
A great way to start the day with a quick look at the events and happenings in town.
Welcome to “5 Things,” your daily resource for community events, happenings in town and other little tidbits of information. Here are five things you need to know on Monday, Aug. 13.
1. Hot: Monday is looking to be a classic summer day – sunny and hot with temperatures getting well into the 80s. Plus, the humidity is supposed to subside.
2. Road Work: Work is scheduled to begin Monday on a series of town streets that will be repaved. The work will occur on Burley Avenue and East, Fellow, Richards, Weston and Winthrop streets and Winthrop Street Extension. No on-street parking will be allowed from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. but the roads are planned to be open while the work is occurring.
3. Low Number Plates: Monday is the deadline to enter this year’s drawings to have a chance at snagging a low-number license plate. The state Registry of Motor Vehicles is running a lottery for 124 low number license plates, including plates 73, 295, 449, 493, 7755 and 1Z. Entry forms are available online or attached to this story.
4. Concert: Overdrive will perform Monday night as part of the Danvers Summer Concert Series. Overdrive is a classic horn band, described as “dance music from the past three decades,” with music by groups such as Chicago, Tower of Power the Average White Band. The concert starts at 6 p.m. on the lawn at Peabody Institute Library – bring a lawn chair or blanket.
5. School Committee: The School Committee meets on Monday night at Town Hall at 7 p.m., where agenda items, among other things, includes presentations of the fiscal 2013 school improvement plans.
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