5 Things To Know Today in Danvers: Aug. 6
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. 6.
1. Muggy: Wow, that was a real muggy weekend. The good news is that forecasters say that the humidity level will drop quite a bit on Monday, with temperatures in the 80s.
2. Bus Registration: Registration opens on Monday for public school students to sign up to ride the bus this year. Registration – which happens at Holten-Richmond Middle School – starts on Monday from 7-11 a.m. It continues on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Wednesday from 2-6 p.m. The charge is $180 per child or a maximum of $540 per family.
3. Banner: A banner from Branch Church - a new church that meets at Hollywood Hits - can go up, starting today, over Maple Street to advertise its “Movie in the Park” later this summer. The Board of Selectmen approved the banner last month.
4. Cakes: Congratulations to Cakes for Occasions, the Danvers Square business that was recently named one of the small businesses of the year by the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce. It was named one of 10 “small, high-growth businesses” in the region. The award will be handed out on Oct. 11 in Boston.
5. Spoon Man: “The Spoon Man” will be at the Peabody Institute Library of Danvers on Monday morning at 11:30 a.m. Who is he? Jim Cruise, a.k.a. The Spoon Man, is described as an “inspiring musician and comedian” who, of course, plays spoons.
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