Start you Thursday with this daily guide, where you will find five pieces of information you should know today, like events happening in town or topics being covered on the site. Have an event or topic that should appear in this column? Add it to the calendar or send us a news tip.
School Board: The Massapequa School Board holds the first formal budget presentation at Thursday's Board of Education meeting. It will be held at the district Board room at 8 p.m.
PTA: The Birch Lane PTA will hold a general meeting at 7 p.m.
Tax Prep: Senior Citizens can have their tax returns done at the Central Avenue Library beginning at 9 a.m. It's sponsored by AARP and it's by appointment only. Call 516-798-4607 or 516-799-0770.
Stepping Along With Books: This program at Central Avenue is for kids 3-5 in school district 23. They will learn to make a puppet and will hear a Valentine's Day story and song.
Trivia: Show off your knowledge at the Corner Galley at 9 p.m.