Now that the weekend is over, get ready for the week with our Monday Essentials. Here are some events planned this week:
City Council: The Woburn City Council holds its regular meeting on Tuesday, though the meeting will start slightly earlier than usual. The session is scheduled for 6 p.m. inside City Council Chambers.
Ugly Sweaters: Waxy O'Connor's Irish Pub on Rainin Road in Woburn is hosting an ugly sweater Christmas party and canned food drive. The event is slated for Thursday at 5:30 p.m. and includes live music from Element 78. Residents who bring in a canned food item will receive a complimentary appetizer.
Winter Sports: The winter sports season gets underway this week, though it's a light schedule. Woburn's boys and girls track and field teams have a 5 p.m. meet on Tuesday and another on Wednesday, while the wrestling team grapples at home on Wednesday at 7 p.m.
What are you up to this week? Let us know in the comments section below.