Five Things You Need to Know Today: July 2
Free rides on Lexpress, Where's Waldo, summer workshops and more today in Lexington.
1. All Aboard New Lexpress Buses: The new Lexpress fleet comes into service today, and folks can ride for free all day in celebration of the new buses. Lexpress service runs from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., and you can find more information here.
2. Looking for Waldo in Lexington: Throughout the month of July, the Elephant's Trunk Bookshop is hosting a month-long scavanger hunt for the red-striped Waldo hidding in 20 local businesses. Waldo spotters will be eligible for prizes, and the event will culuminate on July 31 with a grand ceremony held at the Elephant's Trunk Bookshop. The hunt kicks off today, July 2, and folks can pick up Waldo search lists at the Lexington Center bookshop.
4. Today in Public Meetings: According to the town website, there are none.
5. Mostly Sun, But Maybe Rain: Should be mostly sunny, with highs near 87 and a slight chance of afternoon showers, according to the National Weather Service, which predicts a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening as lows get down to 57.