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July 20, 2016
Off the Shelf: Library News

As a reminder, you can turn in your Summer Reading Challenge logs any time before Aug. 19 to receive your prize and be entered to win one of our grand prize packages. At today's program, July 20 at 2 pm, Olympic hopeful Anna Sonnichsen and her mother Amy will be discussing the Olympic dream and what it's like to be a high-level athlete (and the parent of one).

ET Visits the Prosser Library

ET the owl visits the Prosser Library with children watching. ET is a Big Horned Owl owned by Doris Megar.

Local Students Named to Grinnell College Dean's List

Grinnell, Iowa The following local students have been named to the Grinnell College Dean's List for the spring semester 2016. They are among 285 students honored for outstanding academic achievement by Grinnell College. To make the Dean's List, students must have a grade point average of 3.75 or above.

Inslee Announces Three Washington Schools Named National Fitness Champions

Olympia Gov. Jay Inslee today announced that three Washington schools were named National Fitness Champions and will receive a new fitness center through the National Foundation for Governors' Fitness Councils.
They are Jason Lee Middle School and Perry G. Keithley Middle School, both in Tacoma, and Cascade Middle School in Sedro-Woolley.
School                                         July 13, 2016
Off the Shelf: Library News

The next session of Li-Brewery trivia at Whitstran Brewing will be tonight, July 13 at 7 pm. General trivia is paired with trivia based on a list of popular books so check out our monthly selection for next month for a better chance to win! Also this week, the Prosser Friends of the Library Board meets at 1 pm, and LEGO Club happens at 3 pm on Friday, July 15.

Don't Wait to Vaccinate

Kennewick - Benton-Franklin Health District is urging parents to beat the rush and schedule back-to-school shots now.
"The week before school starts is an especially busy time for vaccines and clients often end up waiting much longer than they anticipate," said Heather Hill, RN
Mid-Columbia Libraries Hosts Month-Long Human Origins Educational Exhibition

Mid-Columbia Libraries explores the science and meaning behind the origins of the human species with the interactive, educational exhibition "Human Origins" on display now through the end of July at the Kennewick library, located at 1620 S. Union St. in Kennewick.

Dorn Announces State Board Election

Olympia - Superintendent of Public Instruction Randy Dorn will conduct an election in Nov. 2016 for one position on the State Board of Education: Western Region Position 4. The position is a four-year term beginning the second Monday in Jan. 2017.