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- This is the 10th year of the Parkway Kettle Campaign, the local fundraising campaign for the Salvation Army outside of .
- The is holding a Holiday Open House at their new location at 1915 Centre St., from 4-8 p.m. Stop by and say hello.
- Tonight attend a free lecture on The Everyday Guide to Wine at the . 6 p.m.
- The Boston City Council's Committee on Census and Redistricting, will meet today at 11 a.m. at . Fifth floor in the Curley Room. This meeting is open to the public and the purpose of it is discuss map submissions and proposals about district boundaries.
- Do you want to win the Boston Public Schools $100,000? Participate in the Deck Your House holiday house contest. Several winners will win money to pay your heating bill.