1. Another hot one today, with the high temperature hitting 83 degrees and humidity at 66 percent. Scattered thunderstorms arrive in the evening after a sunny morning. The day starts to shrink as well, with sunrise at 5:16 a.m. and sunset at 8:25 p.m.
2. OK, so The Dark Knight Rises might not be the most appropriate Batman fare for your little one when it comes out next month. Why not take him or her to a Batman party instead? Richard Markowitz leads a series of songs and activities related to the caped crusader to kick off the ’s summer reading program today at 10:30 a.m.
3. If you or your child is interested in taking part in the summer programs, this is your last day to get involved. The program is $200, but no children will be turned away due to inability to pay.
4. It’s also the last day to vote in the of the local winners. Make sure you choose your favorite!
5. Happy birthday to Amy Brenneman! The actress—and New London native—turns 48 today.