Levy open house set

A special meeting to discuss the Prosser School District replacement levy will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Keene-Riverside Elementary multi-purpose room, 832 Park Avenue in Prosser.

Fiesta time for families

A party for families will be held from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, at the Grandview Community Center, 812 Wallace Way.

Practicing citizenship

Grandview High School students are honoring the messages of Martin Luther King Jr. by observing “Temperance and Good Citizenship” this week. The students are promoting kindness, honesty courage and responsibility as a part of their observance.

Foot care clinic offered

The monthly foot clinic offered at the Grandview Community Center will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday. The clinic is offered twice a month at the center, 812 Wallace Way.


Fitness, fun activities set

Zumba class at 7 p.m. and afternoon youth drop-in times are offered this month at the city’s community center, 812 Wallace Way. To register for Zumba classes and other programs, call the center at 509-882-9219.

Alpaca life style is topic

The lifestyle of an alpaca owner will be the topic at the Nouvella Club meeting at noon Jan. 18. The club will meet at Snipes Brewery and Restaurant, 905 Yakima Valley Highway.

Team’s aim is peaceful solutions

The Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima and Kittitas Counties seeks to create safer, more peaceful communities by forming Community Response Teams.

New education director named

Yakima Valley College has appointment Mea Moore as the Director of the Bachelor of Applied Science in Teacher Education Program.

Handling shooter situation requires training

Run, hide or fight are options

Police officer Joe Chiprez wants more people trained to deal with active shooter situations.

Bring a child to the library

A self-guided day of reading activities is planned at the “Take Your Child to the Library Day” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 3, at the Grandview Library, 500 W. Main St.

Free sewing classes offered

Free sewing classes are being offered each Wednesday at the local United Methodist Church, 906 E. Edison Ave. The classes began today in the parish fellowship hall. Classes take place from 1-3 p.m. for the next six weeks.

Winter reading encouraged

Book lovers throughout the Yakima Valley are invited to take the adult Winter Reading Challenge, presented by Yakima Valley Libraries.

Gallery opening focused on loss of an infant

An emotionally powerful, poignant “Empty Photo Project,” created by Washington State University Tri-Cities student Susana Butterworth, will be on display from Jan. 12 to Feb. 8 in the WSU Tri-Cities Art Gallery.