Story time to feature Fourth of July stories

Kids are encouraged to wear red, white and blue when they come to listen to stories about Independence Day at the Kennewick branch of the Mid-Columbia Libraries.

The half-hour story time begins at 10 a.m. today at 1620 S. Union St., Kennewick.

The craft project will feature a star wand to wave during the fireworks. The event is for kids up to age 12.