Five Things: Steve Marra 5K This Sunday
Your guide for life in East Greenwich today, Oct. 16.
School Committee meeting: The agenda (attached at right) includes four appointments, one of them a senior administrative accountant, and discussion of the job posting for a new director of student services, duties of which came under the job description of the former Asst. Superintendent Paula Dillon. The meeting takes place in the library at Cole Middle School and begins at 7 p.m.
EG Land Trust meeting: The agenda includes discussion of funding options of significant barn repairs. The meeting takes place in the conference room across from Council Chambers at Town Hall and starts at 7 p.m.
Cindy-Wood Garden Tour: The club will tour Manna Farm in Charlestown to learn about composting and worm farming. It'll be $5 per person, bring a bag lunch for a picnic. Call Marnie (886-9266) if you're interested in attending. The Cindy-Wood Garden Club usually meets the third Tuesday of each month. We’re a low-key club of gardeners who love to share information and celebrate the beauty of the earth. We care for the gardens at the Old Gaol in E.G. and various other projects. Our meetings feature speaker, tours or workshops. All are welcome.
Avenger home games: Girls Soccer versus Coventry, Varsity at 6:30 p.m. and JV at 4:45. For the latest information about EGHS sports, check out the Avengers Booster Club website.
Steve Marra 5K in EG on Sunday: The Steve Marra Foundation 5K Road Race, to be held Sunday, Oct. 21, will start behind the Grille on Main and finish in front, on Main Street, and will honor Steve Marra, the restaurant's former owner, who died unexpectedly a year ago. The registration form is attached at right.
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