Five Things: 'Corporations are Not People,' Tax Talk and More
A quick look at what you need to see, do and know Dec. 3 in Lexington.
1. 'Corporations Are Not People:' At 7 p.m. tonight at First Parish, Lexington Community Education presents an evening with Jeff Clements, a Concord resident an president and co-founder of Free Speech for People, a national, non-partisan campaign to challenge the creation of Constitutional rights for corporations, overturn Citizens United v FEC. Costs $10.
2. Selectmen to Vote Tax Rate, Leary House Demo: According to the town webiste, the Board of Selectmen is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. tonight at the Town Office Building and its agenda includes a proposed HOME Project and update on the housing production plan, voting the fiscal 2013 tax rate, liquor license renewals and approval of the Leary House democlition by LexHAB.
3. Tar Sands Documentary: At 7 p.m. tonight at Cary Library, the Lexington Global Warming Action Coalition will be screening "Tipping Point," a documentary about the mining of tar sands in Alberta, Canada told from several points of view including the indigenous Indians, the Canadian government, the corporations, scientists and physicians.
4. DivorceCare: Surviving the Holidays: This workshop, to be held at 7 p.m. tonight at Grace Chapel's Adult Learning Center at 2 Militia Drive, utilizes a video and group discussion to help folks deal with the intense pain of separation and divorce during the holiday season.
5. This Doesn't Feel Like December: Should be mostly sunny today, with a high of 54, according to the National Weather Service, which predicts a little bit of patchy fog overnight and a low of 37.