5 Things You Need to Know Today: December 6
Boston City Council President Murphy speaking at Rotary, CM's Christmas concert, and drop-in knitting.
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- Boston City Council President Stephen Murphy will be the guest speaker at the weekly West Roxbury/Roslindale Rotary Club meeting. Noon today. West on Centre. All are welcome to attend.
- Catholic Memorial School's annual Christmas concert will take place on tonight at 7 p.m. at Holy Name Parish. The concert will include traditional favorites performed by the eighth-grade chorus, The Jazz Men, and The Chamber Ensemble. The concert will also include special solos and readings by students from all grade levels. Craig Spaner, chair of the Fine Arts department at CM, will conduct the chorus and musicians. The concert is free and open to the public.
- There is a Drop-in Knitting session at the West Roxbury Library. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Knitters of all levels are welcome to join in and share their craft.
- What is Islam? Who is Muhammad? What do Moslems believe? What does their Koran really say? Given the tensions in the world today, we need to understand who Muslims are and what they believe. Come and find out the answers to these and other facts about the world's fastest growing religion. Tonight at 7 p.m. Emmanuel Episcopal Church. All are welcome. Free.
- Before Patch.com there were newspapers. Today at the Copley Library at 2:30-3:30 p.m you can get the most out of the digital archive offering full-text and full-image articles from the Boston Globe (1872-1979) and the New York Times (1851-2007). Some internet experience and experience using a mouse is needed.