Five Things: Blue Christmas, Soup Bowls for Hunger and More
A quick look at what you need to see, do and know on Dec. 11 in Lexington.
1. Blue Christmas at Grace Chapel: At 7 p.m. tonight, Grace Chapel will host "Blue Christmas: A Service of Hope and Healing for the Holiday Season," a nontraditional service that acknowledges the pain, and offers hope to those who are stressed or hurting during this holiday season. All are welcome.
2. Today in Public Meetings: According to the town website, public meetings posted for today include the Harrington School Site Council at 7:30 a.m. at the school, the Capital Expenditures Committee at 8 a.m. at the Town Office Building, the Lexington 300th Committee at 12:30 p.m. at Cary Hall, the Historic Districts and Historical Commission at 7:30 p.m. at the Town Office Building, the 2020 Vision's subcommittee on demographic change at 7:30 p.m. at Cary Hall and the Historical Commission at 8 p.m. at the Town Office Building.
3. Soup Bowls for Hunger: One-of-a-kind bowls created by members of the Lexington Arts and Crafts Society's teen pottery class and Ceramics Guild potters are currently on sale for $15 at nourish restaurant. Nourish will also contribute the cost of the soup, and all proceeds will to go to Lexington Food Pantry.
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5. Clearer, But Also Colder: Clouds early should clear to a mostly sunny day as temperatures fall from the mid-40s down to the upper-30s by 5 p.m., according to the National Weather Service, which predicts a clear and cold night with a low of 26.