5 Things You Need to Know Today — Oct. 10, 2012

Here's what's going on today in Plymouth and Canton.

Trivia: In baseball, what is the term used to define the threshold of incompetent hitting (in terms of a cutoff point for a batting average), and who inspired the term? 

Yesterday's trivia answer: The last time the Tigers swept a playoff series was in 2006, when Detroit swept the Oakland Athletics in the American League Championship Series. 

5. Scarecrows in Kellogg Park

The 2012 Scarecrows are up in Kellogg Park.  Groups, businesses and families build and decorate a scarecrow in Kellogg Park to be on display through Halloween. Take a walk down Main Street to see them and look for our very own Patch scarecrow!

4. Show your P-CEP school spirit

Plymouth beat Canton on Friday night, but don't let that be the lone factor in deciding bragging rights! We're running a photo competition to show school spirit between Plymouth, Canton and Salem that will run through Canton-Salem's Oct. 19 game. Upload photos showing school spirit for bragging rights!

3. Family Story Time at the Plymouth District Library

Visit the Plymouth District Library from 7 to 7:30 p.m. for Family Story Time. It's free to participate and everyone is welcome.

2. Trivia at Ironwood Grill

Go to the Ironwood Grill in downtown Plymouth for a night of live trivia from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m.

1. Wellness on Wednesday

Community seniors are welcome to attend Wellness on Wednesday from 9:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Canton Senior Center. Guests can participate in fitness classes and social activities. The program includes a light lunch at 12:30 p.m. Space is limited. 

Tom Dusbiber October 10, 2012 at 01:13 PM
The Mendoza Line, named after shortstop Mario Mendoza, whose batting average is taken to define the threshold of incompetent hitting. The cutoff point is most often said to be .200.


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