1) Ward 2 Candidates Night Meet the candidates running for School Committee in Ward 2. Candidates running for the Somerville Board of Aldermen were also invited. It's at 7 p.m. at the Argenziano School.
2) Ward 1 ResiStat Meeting Learn about what's happening in Ward 1—East Somerville—at this neighborhood meeting, which takes place at 7 p.m. at the East Somerville Community School auditorium, 115 Pearl St.
3) Free Auto Buying Workshop CPCU Credit Union is offering a workshop on buying a new car. It's at 6 p.m. at 493 Somerville Ave.
4) Buy, Sell and Trade Got something you want to sell (or buy or trade)? You can post things to our "Buy/Sell/Trade" section. It could save you a long drive into the 'burbs on a misguided Craigslist mission.
5) Today in History Today in 1861, the first telegraph line linking the East and West coasts was completed, according to some page on the Internet.