Congratulations to Sarah Sellon and the Ely Public Library. They were recognized by the School Board at tonight’s meeting for receiving the Iowa Literacy Award and for their outstanding contributions to increasing literacy at Prairie and in Iowa. Ely Public Library offers a summer reading program for students in our community.
Congratulations to the Prairie High School Social Studies Department who were recognized by the School Board at tonight’s meeting for their efforts in organizing the Salute to Service event honoring the service and sacrifice of our community members that served in the United States Armed Forces.
Congratulations to Peyton and Harper Meyers who were recognized by the School Board at tonight’s meeting for their community outreach project they started called Heat the Homeless. To date, Peyton and Harper have made approx. 300 blankets that they will donate to local organizations that support the homeless.