Finally Friday: Baseball, Ted Williams, Cabaret and Give Blood

The weekend is around the corner - here are some things to know:

Welcome to the Friday edition of Five Things to Know. Today our items include a mix of baseball, theater, charity and balmy weather:

Baseball action - Come out and cheer on the Woonsocket High School Boys' Varsity Baseball team at this morning's home game against Tolman High School, 11 a.m. at Barry Field.

Broadway - Caberet: The Musical, presented by Counter Productions Theatre Company, is scheduled to be performed at the Stadium Theatre, 28 Monument Sq, this weekend. The first performance begins at 8 p.m. tonight. Tickets are $19.

Gift of life - The Rhode Island Blood Center will hold a blood drive today starting at 9 a.m. at , 245 Railroad St.

Splendid splinter - On this day in 1939, Ted Williams made his first hit, a double, off of Yankee Red Ruffing, according to brainyhistory.com.

Beautiful day - Today will be sunny, with a high of 74 degrees. Nuff said.

William Gray April 20, 2012 at 04:56 PM
He had it comin' from your "Cabaret" story is a song from "Chicago".
Rob Borkowski April 20, 2012 at 05:24 PM
William - Sorry. You're right, of course. I've made a correction. Mea culpa.


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