ILWACO — The city of Ilwaco and Ilwaco Middle School Science Club will host AquaEd, an aquatic education fair, on June 1, during the Saturday Market at the Port of Ilwaco. The event will include a mayoral proclamation designating June as “Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers Month.” Students and vendors, including the Pacific County Noxious Weed Control board, will also be on hand with informational displays and giveaways.

The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the space next to Time Enough Books. A student recognition and reception will take place at 12:30 p.m., with lunch provided for the students by Red Wagon Sausages and Soups. Klean will provide light refreshments after the reception. Posters for the event were donated by Office Worx Plus.

For more information, contact the city at 642-3145, or email

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