Welcome to 5 Things, your daily resource for the events and happenings in town. Here are five things you need to know today, December 7, in Danvers:
1. The annual , sponsored by the and Greater Boston Tree of Lights, will take place tonight at 5 p.m. at in Danvers Square. Each donation will support the mission of Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston.
2. If you see kids roaming around town this afternoon, don't assume they're playing hooky. Danvers Public Schools has announced .
3. Hosted by the Friends of the , tonight the will feature pianist John Arcaro and the opening of our . Festive snacks and cider will be served, from 2-4 p.m.
4. The 2011 NSWIB Holiday Breakfast will take place tomorrow morning at 7:30 p.m. at the Danversport Yacht Club. The breakfast will feature the voices of the Peabody Veterans’ Memorial High School Chorale and will support the Danvers People to People Food Pantry.
5. Weather: It's beginning to feel a little more like Christmas, with a high near 46 degrees today. Showers likely, mainly before 11 a.m.
For more of today's happenings, head over to our Events Calendar.