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.