Benton Franklin Early Head Start and Head Start programs are accepting applications for the 2012-13 school year. The program provides free preschool for children up to age 4.
For more information or an application, call 735-1062.
Hispanic affairs panel to hold public meeting
The state Commission on Hispanic Affairs will have a public meeting from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Friday in Pasco.
The commission has a stated mission to improve public policy development and the delivery of government services to the Hispanic community.
The commission meets in cities across the state to give Hispanic residents a chance to talk with local government and address issues that affect them.
The meeting will be in Room L102 at Columbia Basin College, 2600 N. 20th Ave. An interpreter will be available.
For more information, go to cha.wa.gov or call 800-443-0294.