January 22, 2009 in Washington Voices

Meetings will address Mead levy issues

Rainey Coffin The Spokesman-Review

The Mead School District Citizens Advisory Planning Committee will hold two community forums regarding the maintenance and operations levy.

The first meeting will be tonight at Prairie View Elementary, 2606 W. Johannsen Road, at 7 p.m. The second meeting will be at Mountainside Middle School, 4717 E. Day Mt. Spokane Road, on Feb. 18 at 7 p.m.

Topics at both meetings will include smaller class sizes, expanded student transportation, ongoing building and facilities maintenance, extracurricular activities, expanded college readiness programs and facility access.

For more information, call 465-6000.

Event to benefit Salk

The music department at Salk Middle School will have its 14th annual Salk Spaghetti Feed and Silent Auction on Tuesday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

The event is the department’s main fundraiser.

The event will be at the school, 6411 N. Alberta St. With the community’s help and involvement, the music department has raised almost $8,000.

For more information, call Salk’s instrumental music teacher Bryan Bogue at 354-5575.

Rainey Coffin can be reached at 927-2166 or via e-mail at raineyc@spokesman.com.

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