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Yakima Valley Libraries Receive $17K National Grant

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YAKIMA, Wash. - The National Endowment for the Arts will give thousands of dollars to support programs at the Yakima Valley Libraries.

YVL is one of 77 entities that will receive funding for the fourth, non-consecutive year. YVL will receive $17,000 as part of a Big Read Grant.

The Big Read activities, which include book discussions, performances, museum exhibits takes place during the month of October.

The Yakima Valley Libraries strives to support lifelong learning and an informed citizenry by providing free, open and full access to a vast array of ideas and information.