A chilly clear day is on tap for Tuesday and there are lots of events around town to take part in today.
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Tuesday's events include:
1. The , on Manetto Hill Road has lots to offer Tuesday. Among the highlights is the regular rehearsal of the Seniors Chorus, which meets from 2:30–4 p.m. Rehearsals every week lead up to a concert in May. Ages 50-plus; non members welcome: Cost: $100.
2. Are you a veteran in need of assistance? The at 1425 Old Country Road is open Tuesday and every weekday from 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m. The center has information on its services, pensions and disability benefits. Located in Building H.
3. The , offers two opportunities today for kids in grades K-4 to create woodsy frames with a bear, twigs, glitter and trees. The craft session times are from 1-2:30 p.m. and from 3-4 p.m. It's free and open to all.
4. Also at the library, the group holds its regular discussion of financial matters related to the stock market. The session runs from 6:30 - 10 p.m. and is open to all.
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