Five Things You Need to Know Today: Feb. 8
It's Hump Day, there's a blood drive in Manomet, an art show Downtown, and an independent film at Plimoth Cinema.
1. The Plymouth Moose will host a community blood drive in its lodge home at 601 State Road in Manomet, from 2 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8.
Walk-in donations are accepted, but appointments are recommended; you can schedule an appointment through the American Red Cross Web site www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code 7756, or you can call 800-GIVELIFE (800-448-3543).
2. Got a romantic story about how you got engaged? Share it with Patch. We're collecting them and working on a couple of surprises next week.
3. This week we're collecting the best places to go for Valentine's Day, as well as what to do and what not to do on Valentine's Day. Stay tuned.
4. More than 200 pieces of artwork are on display in the Plymouth Center for the Arts' Winter Show. Be sure to notice the 4 ribbon winners and remember to vote for your favorite piece. The Most Popular ribbon will be awarded at the Opening Reception of the next show.