5 Things to Know: Winter Concert at High School Thursday.
The high school concert band and the school percussion ensemble will perform first, followed by a brief intermission, then the brass quintet will play. The concert starts at 7 p.m.
1) Town and School Watch:
Selectmen meet 7 p.m. Wednesday. Agenda items include a possible nonpublic meeting to discuss litigation, a school heat and power unit discussion, an application from Railroad Liquors for an alcohol license and a Michael McClung warrant article discussion.
2) Newsbit of the Day:
The Swampscott High Music Department will present its Winter Band Concert: A Salute to America's Veterans, including a special performance by The Nautilus Brass Quintet in the school auditorium on Thursday at 7 p.m.
The high school concert band and the school percussion ensemble will perform first, followed by a brief intermission, then the brass quintet will play.
Emerging as one of New England's most ambitious musical ensembles, the Nautilus Brass Quintet is quickly carving out a name for itself in the world of brass chamber music. With equal dedication to performance excellence and educational significance, the members of Nautilus Brass are fully invested in breaking down the stereotype of the brass quintet as a bombastic tangent to artistic chamber music
3) Swampscott Scholars:
Stonehill College recently named Swampscott resident Amisha M. Divadkar, a member of the class of 2015, to its Dean's List.
To qualify for the Dean's List at Stonehill, students must have a semester grade point average of 3.50 or better and must have completed successfully all courses for which they were registered.
4) Weather Watch:
Sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
5) School Watch:
Here are items listed on the School District calendar:
- 02:30PM HS - METCO - HOMEWORK CLUB
- 02:40PM HS - SHS DRAMA CLUB - SPRING MUSICA
- 02:45PM HS - ADMIN. TEAM MEETINGS
- 05:30PM HS - KAPLAN SAT TEST PREP.
- 06:00PM HS - REC. DEPT. - ADULT FITNESS CLA
- 07:00PM MS - Swampscott Youth Soccer