The Rotary Club of Milwaukie is helping to support literacy and fun at three elementary schools in the North Clackamas School District.
Club members have contributed $1,000 to each school — Linwood, Milwaukie and El Puente elementary schools — for their participation in the Oregon Battle of the Books program. Students read 16 books and compete against teams within their school in a tournament answering questions.
Rotarians and volunteers assisted with the tournament by presenting the questions. The tournament winner is then sent to regionals to represent their school.
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