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School retirees to meet in Prosser

PROSSER - The Lower Yakima Valley unit of the Washington State School Retirees Association will meet at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 11, at the Golden Horse at 108 Merlot Drive in Prosser.

The program will be put on by teachers from the Lower Valley who've received grants. The grants given to area teachers were from $100 to $500. For more information call Susan Webber at 786-3990.

ID theft forum to be held in Sunnyside

A free identity theft forum will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, at the Sunnyside Community Center.

The forum will give businesses and citizens in the valley information to help protect them from this crime.

Speakers will include Yakima County Sheriff Ken Irwin, Federal Trade Commission Regional Director Chuck Harwood, as well as a variety of executives from various banks.

Free child care will be provided, but space is limited. Free interpretive services with headphones will also be available.

Pasture seminar, field day to be held in Selah

SELAH - Washington State University Extension and the Yakima County Cattlemen's Association are co-sponsoring a Pasture Seminar and Field Day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 15, at 6810 N. Wenas Rd. in Selah.

The day will include demonstrations and educational programs by a variety of businesses, including K-Line Irrigation Systems, Gallager Fence Products and a number of other businesses. Lunch will be available for $5 per person.

For more information contact W. Frank Hendrix at 509-574-1600.

Cattlemen's meeting to include educational program

SELAH - The Yakima County Cattlemen's Association meeting to be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 5, at Selah Mining Company restaurant, will include an educational presentation about Altosid-IGR.

Altosid is a new livestock oral product that has been proven effective in controlling flies. Manuel Vela, the regional account manager for Wellmark International, will give the presentation and be available to answer questions.

For more information call 509-574-1600.

Sunnyside to host annual Easter Egg hunt

The City of Sunnyside will hold its 25th annual Easter Egg hunt at South Hill Park at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 15.

The event begins with arts and crafts projects followed by the hunt for candy at 9:30 a.m. Children should bring their own baskets and an adult must accompany every child. Adults may not assist in the hunt for candy.

For more information call the Sunnyside Recreation Office at 837-8660.

Judges needed for senior projects

Sunnyside High School is looking for judges for senior projects. Presentations will be made on Monday, May 8, and Tuesday, May 9, from 5 to 8 p.m. Dinner will be provided.

Anyone interested in judging senior projects should call Holly Ohler, the high school's vocational director and senior project coordinator at 836-5828.

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