Today is Friday, Sept. 30. Here are five things you need to know:
1. Weather: The sun is expected to return on Friday. The forecast calls for temperatures close to 80 and gusty wind at times.
2. Operational audit: Friday is the to the , which was completed earlier this year as a way to find ways to save money and run the schools more efficiently.
3. Jolie Tea: Courtney Reid will be performing at salon night tonight. teacher won a last summer and will be putting her talents on display.
4. Ships in a Bottle: Winson Morrill of Hamilton, who makes model ships in a bottle, was featured on Thursday night’s Chronicle show on channel 5. You can watch the episode again when WCVB posts it on its website.
5. Topsfield Fair: One of the biggest events of the fall on the North Shore kicks off on Friday. It is opening day at the . If you are coming from the two towns, do not forget about the “River Gate” from Route 97 – it saves you from enduring a lot of the traffic headaches that other fairgoers go through while getting stuck on Route 1.
To find out what is going on today in Hamilton and Wenham, check out our events listings.