5 Things You Need to Know Today: May 10
Essential information about the day ahead in Newtown.
1. The Newtown Borough Council will hold a regular meeting tonight at 7 p.m. at the Chancellor Center. The agenda includes review of a sketch plan for the Stockingworks II proposal. Click here to learn more.
2. The Upper Makefield carnival, which opened Monday, continues today. It's open from 6 to 10 p.m. The carnival is located on Route 32 in Washington Crossing, across from the post office.
3. Newtown Friends School is screening"Race to Nowhere" tonight at 7 p.m. The film looks into education and the high-pressure culture in today's schools. This event is open to the public. Pre-purchase tickets ($10 each) by clicking here.
4. The Bucks County Community College Chamber Jazz Ensembles will perform this evening at 7:30 p.m. Students will perform jazz repertoire and selections from the Great American Songbook. The concert is free and will take place in the Presser Music Room.
5. Do you have a Pontiac you'd love to show off? It's Cruise Night tonight at Shady Brook Farm and the theme for this week's event is Pontiacs. Cruise Nights are held Tuesdays throughout the spring and summer from 6 to 9 p.m. There's prizes, a kids' playground, food, ice cream, and more.