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Amanda Park library building to get repairs

The Amanda Park Timberland Library will close for structural repairs on Saturday, July 16. Thanks to a partnership with the Lake Quinault School District, the library will move to a temporary space in the school district building beginning Tuesday, July 19. Construction should be completed this October.

Three local women compete for Miss Washington title

The Harbor will be well represented at the Miss Washington pageant this coming weekend in Burien. In addition to Miss Grays Harbor, two other contestants — Miss Thurston County and Miss Rainier — have strong ties to the Harbor. Eighteen pageant winners from across the state will vie for the title of Miss Washington and a shot at the Miss America title.

Grays Harbor College Class of 2016 top students

Grays Harbor College Class of 2016 celebrates graduation on Friday evening, beginning at 7 p.m., outside on the main campus in Aberdeen. Retiring GHC President Ed Brewster will deliver the keynote address, while Sandy Lloyd, who retires as the chief of information technology, will welcome graduates and the audience. More than 330 graduates are being granted degrees from the college this year, and approximately 175 plan on participating in the traditional outdoor ceremony.

Swashbucklers to swarm Westport

Friday marks the kickoff for the 14th Annual Rusty Scupper’s Pirate Daze. Whatever you’re looking for in the way of entertainment, you’ll be sure to find fun at this free admission event that runs from noon Friday through Sunday afternoon along Westhaven Drive in Westport’s Marina District.