The community is invited by Thurston County Auditor Mary Hall and the Timberland Regional Library to a celebration for soon-to-be United States citizens as they take the oath of naturalization.
The oath will be administered by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services on Tuesday.
Official check-in starts at 1:30 p.m., and the ceremony will take place at 2 p.m. at the Minneart Performing Arts Center, 2011 Mottman Road SW, on the campus of South Puget Sound Community College.
Congressman Denny Heck will deliver keynote remarks, TRL Director Cheryl Heywood will share her experience as a naturalized citizens, and Auditor Hall will offer closing congratulatory comments. Olympia resident Derik Nelson, a cast member on the television show “Glee,” will perform the national anthem.
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The Thurston County Elections team will be onsite to register citizens to vote and to provide information about voting.