1.) High school sports get going this weekend, here are the local games:
Saturday, Sept. 7
- Arlington High girls’ soccer at Stoneham, 10 a.m.
- Stoneham at Arlington High boys’ soccer, Noon
- Arlington Catholic football at Shawsheen Tech, 1:30 p.m.
- Stoneham at Arlington High field hockey, 2 p.m.
- Arlington Catholic girls’ volleyball at Melrose, 5:30 p.m.
2.) The 4th Annual Friends of the Arlington Council on Aging 5K is Sunday, Sept. 8 (gun at 10 a.m. in front of Arlington Town Hall). More information >>
3.) Robbins Library is having an End of Summer Reading Party from 2-4:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7. More information >>
4.) St. John’s Episcopal Church is having a Blessing of the Backpacks at its Sunday, Sept. 8, service. More information >>
5.) This weekend’s activity at Artbeat is Decorate a Mache Box. More information >>