We’re looking at a high of 80 today and afternoon showers. The thermometer will hit 90 by the end of the week! Tonight, Community Board 3’s economic development committee takes another look at the perceived threat that Walmart might set its sights on the Lower East Side. Also this evening, several community organizations hold a forum to make one last push for expanding New York’s rent laws. And University Settlement’s Performance Project features short films offering “fresh perspectives” by new filmmakers. Check out our Calendar for details on these and other events. And remember, you can self-submit events directly from our Calendar page.