5 Things You Need To Know Today in Framingham: Thursday, January 25

1 Potter Road Elementary School is hosting an information session on its new proposed 2-way Portuguese program for incoming kindergarten students for the 2018-19 school year. Click here for more details.



2. Framingham Mayor Yvonne Spicer is attending the U.S. Conference of Mayors winter meeting in Washington DC. Click here for more details. She left on Tuesday. The conference is January 24-26. Spicer Tweeted a photo yesterday from the conference. (photo courtesy of Mayor’s Twitter account)



3. FLYERS in action:

  • Today is senior night for the Framingham High boys swim and dive team. They have a meet at Keefe Technical’s pool against Natick High.
  • Framingham’s co-ed wrestling team travels to Walpole for a match tonight.
  • Framingham High boys ice hockey tied Natick High last night 5-5 at Loring Arena.
  • Girls and boys indoor track have a meet against Braintree High at 4;30 p.m. at the Reggis Lewis Center in Boston.

MUSTANGS in action:

  • Marian High boys basketball will travel to Everett for a game against Pope John XXIII


4. Amazing Things Art Center is hosting an artist reception with Lori Bradley today from 6 to 8 p.m.

Bradley  has a solo show called Common Birds in Gallery 160 at Amazing Things through Feb. 10. She uses images of birds to explore themes of struggle, friendship, relationships, leaving home and forced flight.

Photo courtesy of Amazing Things


5.  Shoppers World is losing one of its retail stores. Toys R Us Inc announced this week that the Babies R Us in Framingham will close. A date has not been set but store closings will begin nationwide starting next month.

Framingham Source Editor Susan Petroni

Susan Petroni Framingham Source Editor Email: editor@FraminghamSource.com Phone: 508-315-7176

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