"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Early Release Day for Stoughton Public Schools
Thursday, Dec. 15 is an early release day for the . The school hours for early release days are:
- & : 7:35 a.m. – 11:32 a.m.
- Elementary: 8:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m.
2. Party All Night Long (PANL) Fundraiser at the Chateau
Stoughton’s (PANL) organization is having a fundraiser at the Chateau (formerly Nocera’s) on Park St. in Stoughton on Thursday, Dec. 15.
Come enjoy lunch or dinner (from 11:15 a.m. until close) on 12/15 and the will donate 20 percent of your bill to Party All Night Long.
Print the ticket posted in the media gallery, and present it to your waiter or waitress when you pay the check.
Only one ticket per group is needed. It’s good for both dine-in and take out orders (781-341-2503).
Party All Night Long is the annual all-night graduation party for the Stoughton High graduating class. It takes place following graduation. The party is alcohol-free and provides a fun, yet safe venue for the graduates to celebrate.
3. Meet Santa Claus on the Set of Community Forum
Santa Claus will be making his annual visit to the Community Forum Show on Thursday, Dec. 15 at 3:15 p.m.
Santa will be traveling to the , 421 Page St., Suite 2, in Stoughton, by Fire Engine provided by our friends at the Stoughton Fire Dept.
All kids are invited to greet Santa when he arrives and then come into the studio and bring your wish list to him.
Community Forum will record your visit for playback on Dec. 23, 24, 25, 26 and 27 on Comcast 9 and Verizon 28.
4. Holiday Sing-A-Long with the Stoughton Senior Serenaders
Join the Stoughton Senior Serenaders for an early afternoon sing-a-long on Thursday, Dec. 15 from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m. at the (110 Rockland St.)
Enjoy Holiday music and wintertime songs. Light refreshments will be served.
Seniors, friends and families invited.
5. Thursday is Food Pantry Day in Stoughton
Stoughton resident continues her effort to in Stoughton, personally picking up donations for the food pantries every Thursday.
Here's a note from Peg: "I pick up non perishable food and also household items , anywhere in Stoughton and deliver them to the food pantry. Please tell your friends and neighbors. One item, one bag or several, and I will pick them up every Thursday."
Haven't called to arrange a pickup? It's not too late. Call Peg at 508-889-1385 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.