Bellingham schools to hold retirement reception for Ken Gass

The Bellingham School District will hold a reception for longtime district board member Ken Gass, who is retiring this year.

The reception will be at the district office, 1306 Dupont St., from 5 to 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16. Family, friends and members of the community are invited to attend.

Gass was appointed to the Bellingham School District board in 1998 and is retiring after 17 years. He was also a pediatrician for 35 years before retiring from his practice in 2012.