1. To celebrate the fact that we made it through the Mayan doomsday prediction, Twenty40 (North Kingstown's young professionals group) is holding a Post-Apocalyptic Bash next week. Join us from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Updike's Newtowne today. Wildwood Catering will be providing food for the evening.
2. The NKHS Class of 2015 is still looking for teams for its Cupcake War, coming up on Feb. 15. Groups of contestants will bake themed cupcakes and have them judged on various criteria. Learn more here!
3. Calling all Civil War enthusiasts: get your dose of history this week with a special program at the North Kingstown Free Library, On Saturday at 2 p.m., Col. (Ret.) Charles T. Knowles will take you through "Antietam: America's Bloodiest Day." Please register for this program here.
4. We want to hear from NK residents like you. Share your thoughts, stories, photos and anything by blogging on North Kingstown Patch. Photographers, music enthusiasts and others are already doing it! Click here to get started and learn more.
5. Today: mostly sunny skies with highs near 42. Tonight: a slight chance of snow showers with lows around 19. Tomorrow: sunny with highs near 28.