Here are a few things to know about today in and around Bristol and Warren:
Cloudy with periods of rain and a high temperature of around 49 degrees.
A weekly “brown bag lunch” series for East Bay business women with a new speaker each week continues at noon at the East Bay Chamber of Commerce, 16 Cutler St., Warren. The women’s winter series is hosted by W.E.B.O.N.D. (Women's Empowerment and Business Owners Networking Development) and sponsored by RE/MAX River’s Edge. Admission is $5 a week. Joanna Meriweather talks today on "Peace and Power as a Woman Entrepreneur – Two Key Practices".
Learn to play chess if you are a beginner between the ages of 6 and 18 at The Rogers Free Library, 525 Hope St., Bristol, at 3:30 pm. Expert volunteers will help you. Parents of the youngest chess players are asked to stay nearby.
The Warren Town Council meets at 7 pm in the Council Chamber in Town Hall, 514 Main St.
The boys’ basketball team at Mt. Hope High School hosts the team from Juanita Sanchez in Providence at 6:30 pm.
The boys’ and girls’ swimming teams at Mt. Hope High School travel to the Newport Boys and Girls Club for a match against Rogers High School at 7 pm.
The girls’ basketball team at Mt. Hope High School travels to East Providence High for a game at 7 pm.