"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. The weather will continue to cooperate as the week rolls on. According to Weather.com, temperatures will settle in at 48° on Tuesday with only a 20 percent chance of rain on the day. With the exception of a few afternoon clouds, skies will be mostly sunny throughout the day.
2. Two Wilmington boards will meet on Tuesday. The Board of Health is set for a session at 5:30 p.m. inside Town Hall, Room 9, before the Board of Library Trustees meets inside the Banda Room of Wilmington Memorial Library at 7 p.m.
3. There are also plenty of other library events to choose from today. Two drop-in book discussions for adults are scheduled for Tuesday, the first at 1:30 p.m. and the second at 7 p.m. At 3:45 p.m., teenagers will take part in the Star Mag meeting, and children can come in for a PJ Storytime at 6:45 p.m.
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