1. Scorcher: The National Weather Service predicts a sunny day with a high of 91 degrees. The evening will cool down to 69 degrees and may cloud over.
2. Congratulations are in order: The Blackstone/Franklin Neighborhood Association awarded $1,500 book scholarships to four South End Students. .
3. ReadBoston Story Hour on the Greenway: Come enjoy free stories for toddlers on the Greenway from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
4. The World According To Derrick: Performance Objects in Formation: The World According to Derrick is a collection of sculptures and photos mixed with live performances, sound, projection and other interactive elements. This event opens today at the Mills Gallery at the Boston Center for the Arts.
5. Bastille Day 2012: Come celebrate Bastille Day at the French Cultural Center’s 37th Bastille Day Party. Live music, dancing, fine food and drinks in true French style. This event costs $35 and goes from 6-11 p.m. at The French Cultural Center, 53 Marlborough St.