Five Things You Need to Know Today in Norwood, Sept. 17
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1. Have you seen our Visions for Vacancies series? Tell us what businesses you think should take the empty storefronts around town!
2. Experienced volunteer musicians are sought for Parkway Concert Orchestra's fall season. There are current openings in the orchestra for bassoon, horm, tuba, and all strings (especially viola, cello and string bass). An open rehearsal will be held tonight from 7:30 to 9:30 at the First Congregational Church. Please call 781-444-5041 if you're planning to attend and see if the orchestra is a good fit for you.
3. Registration is open for the 3rd annual "Miles for Liam" 5K on Sunday, Sept. 23. The event includes a Kids Fun Run ($5 day of registration), or 5k Walk/Run ($25 entry fee, $35 fee includes food ticket), followed by a cookout ($15 for adults, $10 for kids 10 and younger). Awards include $100 for the first male and female, $50 for the second male and female and $25 for the third male and female. Medals will also be given out to winners in various age groups.
5. Senior suppers are offered Monday through Friday at 4:45 p.m. in the Norwood Hospital's cafeteria located on the basement level of the Lorusso Building at 800 Washington Street, Norwood. Meals are $5.50, menu hotline at 781-769-4000 ext. 13663.