Grand Prairie ISD employees nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award

Porfirio Ventura and Joe Gomez, both custodians at Bonham Early Education School and Rayburn Elementary STEAM Academy, respectively, as well as Special Olympics coach Pamela Fowler, have been nominated for the 2016-17 national LifeChanger of the Year Award.

Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, the national LifeChanger of the Year program recognizes and rewards the very best K-12 public and private school educators and employees across the United States who are making a difference in the lives of students by exemplifying excellence, positive influence and leadership.

The Main Library to host Adult Spelling Bee

Bring friends for a fun night of sipping on wine and competing in this adult only spelling bee on Friday, November 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library.

The spelling bee will test contestant’s ability to spell without using technology and after they have had some wine. The first and second place winners will receive a prize.

Friends of the Grand Prairie Library to host fall book sale October 26-30

The Friends of Grand Prairie Library, will host their Fall Book Sale October 25 through the 30 at the Grand Prairie Main Library. Proceeds benefit the Grand Prairie Libraries. Find great bargains in paperback and hardback books, as well as puzzles, games, dvds, magazines, and more.