5 Things You Need To Know Today: Jan. 17
Find out what's open and closed today in honor of Martin Lurther King Day, events in town and more...
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1. Martin Luther King Day: Today marks the national observance of the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Lurther King Day is a federal holiday. Below is a listing of what is open and closed today.
- Post Office
- Town Hall
- Federal Offices
- Banks, most closed
- Liquor Stores
2. Day Off From School Fun Tip: Head over to Winter Skate at Patriot Place for some fun skating with Spongebob Squarepants and Buzz Light-year! Skating with Spongebob Squarepants begins at 11:00am, followed by Buzz lightyear until 3 p.m.
3. Music Rehearsal: Neponset Choral Society will be hosting an open rehearsal tonight at 7:15 p.m., St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 116 South St., Foxborough. All experienced choral singers (high school seniors to adults) are invited to attend the two open rehearsals. Preparations will begin for the spring concert.
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