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Grays Harbor College summer quarter honor roll
Merriment will ensue this weekend for Grays Harbor LGBTQ community with the first-ever Pride Festival sponsored by the newly formed, as of June 2014, Out &Proud Grays Harbor Coalition. The festivities will start at 11 a.m. along 8th and Levee streets in Hoquiam.
Retired biologist Lou Messmer, 94, is Harborite of the Year, an annual award bestowed by the Friends of the Aberdeen Museum of History.
Timberland Library Programs
Codi Jo Broten, a 2012 graduate of Montesano High School, has been named to the Dean’s List at Hillsdale College, in Hillsdale, Mich.
Promise Community Christian Daycare and Preschool, 350 N. Williams in Aberdeen, is accepting applications for fall.
The Coastal Community Action Program and United Way of Grays Harbor are sponsoring school supply distributions through the Student Needs Assistance Program.
Hoquiam Special Services will offer a Child Find screening Sept. 2, 3, 4 and 5, at Lincoln Elementary School to determine if a young child may need special education services. Parents who feel their child may have a learning, speech, physical or behavior problem are encouraged to take advantage of this free service.
Smart Driver, formerly known as AARP Driver Safety Course, will be offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug. 19 and 20, at the Hoquiam Timberland Library. Senior citizens completing the course may qualify for reductions in their auto insurance. The cost is $20 per person/$15 for AARP members. For more information and to pre-register, call Dan or Lorene Burns at 538-1440.
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DIABETES PREVENTION PROGRAM: One in three Americans are at risk. Are you? Pre-diabetes affects more than 79 million American adults. Most don’t even know they’re at risk, or experience any symptoms. Do you have pre-diabetes or are you at risk for diabetes? The Diabetes Prevention Program is a 16-week lifestyle change program designed to help you lose weight and reduce your risk of type 2 diabetes. WSU Extension is offering this 16-week program starting Tuesday, Aug. 19, from 10:30 -11:30 a.m. at Emerson Manor in the Community Room. This is a $380 value, but you may be able to enroll at no cost to you if you have pre-diabetes. Get ready for the holidays and enroll today. To determine your risk/eligibility, to enroll in the program, or for more information call Chris Koehler at 360-482-2934 or email: email@example.com . Preregistration is required. Requests for reasonable accommodation need to be made two weeks prior to class. Please make all requests to WSU Extension at 360-482-2934.