Five Things: Transportation Finance Reform, 'Bad Attitude and Bluegrass'
Also, French and Mexican fusion and a book group for kids.
1) Transportation Finance Forum
From the listing: "Massachusetts Department of Transportation Secretary Richard Davey will present "The Way Forward: A 21st Century Transportation Plan," followed by a discussion with representatives from the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC), Transportation for Massachusetts (T4MA), local businesses and elected officials." It's from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Century Bank, 400 Mystic Avenue, Medford.
2) "Bad Attitude and Bluegrass" Readings and Music
The listing says, "Nonfiction writers Ethan Gilsdorf ('Fantasy Freaks and Gaming Geeks') and Steve Macone ('The Onion,' NPR) and poets Janet Wondra ('Bad Attitude') and Ava Leavell Haymon ('Why the House Is Made of Gingerbread') perform their work and promise to deliver a heathy dose of 'bad attitude.'" Also, Best Ever Chicken, a band, will perform some bluegrass music. It starts at 6 p.m. at Rosebud Bar & Grill.
3) French/Mexican Fusion Menu
Wednesdays in March, Olde Magoun's Saloon will present French and Mexican fusion dishes. "Creative combinations include Duck Tacos, Chile Verde Avec Crepes and Coq Au Vin Enchilada," according to the listing. Stop by Olde Magoun's starting at 5 p.m. to enjoy.
4) Book Group for Kids
Kids 9 to 12 will enjoy reading "The Dark is Rising" by Susan Cooper. It's at 7 p.m. at the Somerville Public Library.
A slight chance of snow in the morning, then a chance of rain. Highs will be around 42.