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Vie for a seat on Reynolds budget panel

The Reynolds School Board has announced openings for three budget committee positions.

To serve, applicants must have lived within the district for at least one year and cannot be an agent, officer or employee of the district. Position 11 expires June 30, 2015, while positions 13 and 14 expire June 30, 2016.

Applications for the positions are due by 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 30, to Connie Philibert, board secretary, at 1204 N.E. 201st Ave., Fairview. Applications are available in Spanish.

The board will conduct interviews before appointments are approved at the Oct. 9 business meeting, and meetings start in the spring.

For more information, visit www.reynolds.k12.or.us/district/reynolds-budget-committee-three-openings

MHCC hosts National Manufacturing Day

To celebrate and highlight the importance of “made in America,” Mt. Hood Community College is hosting Manufacturing Day on Friday, Oct. 4, at its Gresham campus, 26000 S.E. Stark St.

Information will be available about Running Start, a program that enables high school students to participate in MHCC’s integrated metals program and earn college credit. Visitors from high schools, the local industry and interested community members will have the opportunity to meet MHCC instructors, tour the campus and view demonstrations of surface grinders, drill presses, lathes, mills and precision machining equipment.

To reserve a space at MHCC’s Manufacturing Day, call 503-491-7235.

 

Group marches to support school bond

Among the groups represented in Saturday’s Teddy Bear Parade will be Citizens For Schools, marching to show their support for the Gresham-Barlow school bond.

The group will meet at 9:15 a.m. in the East Hill Church parking lot. Supporters are encouraged to make a sign, a T-shirt or a button and wear it during the parade.

Participating students are encouraged to dress like the career they want to enter when they grow up or paint a sign saying what they want to be.



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