Editor’s Pick: “50 Children” by Steven Pressman (HarperCollins, 2014)

Real life Americans Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus, grandparents of “50 Children”‘s author’s wife, were living an abundant and charmed life, far away from the horrors of war torn Europe in 1939. With a successful law practice and two healthy children of their own, putting their own lives in danger to rescue foreign strangers’ children could… Read More

Sign Up for 2014 Summer Reading at the Library

Children and teens can have fun and earn rewards while keeping their reading skills sharp with free summer reading programs at Fort Vancouver Regional Library District libraries and bookmobiles. The district’s summer reading programs run June 1 through the end of August, with sign-ups ending Aug. 15. All activities, events and rewards are free. The… Read More

Vancouver, A Livable Community

At Vancouver Parks & Recreation, we believe in a livable community. We believe in a safe, happy and healthy community that relies on recreational activities, programs and events for the whole family. It’s why we offer a variety of programs, activities and events for all ages and abilities through the Marshall or Firstenburg Community Centers,… Read More