Five Things to Know Today: Aug. 29
Your guide to Reading and North Reading today.
Today is Wednesday, Aug. 29. Here are five things you need to know today:
1. The weather. The temperature will reach 77 degrees in the afternoon and drop to 52 in the evening. Expect sunny skies.
2. Reading's First Day of School. Reading students start school again today. If you haven't yet, take a look at our back to school guide.
5. Annual Teddy Bear Picnic. The Annual Teddy Bear Picnic will be held at Ipswich River Park from 10:30 a.m. to noon. The cost is $8. Bring your favorite stuffed animal, lunch and a blanket. Pre-registration is encouraged. The rain date will be Thursday, Aug. 30.