Masons planning fundraiser for kids

Pasco Masonic Lodge 173 and Richland Masonic Lodge 283 are encouraging grade-school kids to get hooked on reading.

They're holding a "Bikes for Books" fundraiser from 4 to 8 p.m. today at 1811 W. Sylvester St., Pasco.

Money from the fundraisers are used to purchase bikes which are donated to local area schools to promote reading programs.