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Easter wishes

Youngster Andrew Brandsma tugs on the Easter Bunny’s ear to express his wishes for Easter during a visit last Saturday at Mid-Valley Mall in Sunnyside.

‘Gone Fiddlin’ Again’ concert in Grandview

GRANDVIEW – The musical group Gone Fiddlin’ Again has teamed up with the Grandview Senior Citizens and the Grandview Parks and Recreation Department to offer a family concert on Saturday, April 25, at 2 p.m. at the Grandview Community Center gym, located at 812 Wallace Way.

Children’s play to be staged in Walla Walla

WALLA WALLA – The Adventist Health Little Watts Children’s Series of Family Entertainment presents “Homer Writes a Play!” on Wednesday, April 15, at 6:30 p.m.

Heritage hosts Easter egg hunt

TOPPENISH – Heritage University’s Omega Delta Phi fraternity is sponsoring a family fun day and Easter egg hunt on Saturday, April 4, from noon to 2:30 p.m. on the university’s Toppenish campus.

Arboretum offers pumpkin patch class for children

YAKIMA – Children between the ages of 6 and 12 can participate in a special gardening class this summer at the Yakima Area Arboretum.

Jake Owen to perform in Puyallup

PUYALLUP – Among the artists set to take the stage this coming September at the Washington State Fair in Puyallup is country singer Jake Owen.

Yakima’s ‘Garden Girl’ to provide container garden tips

YAKIMA – Lenette Roehl, owner of Garden Girl in Yakima, will be providing gardeners with tips for container gardening on Wednesday, April 22.

Mt. Rainier openings announced

The annual spring opening of Mt. Rainier National Park and its facilities has begun. Many roads are open earlier this year due to the low snowpack, but visitor services and facilities may be limited in some areas until summer staff is available.

Spring party planned for April 1

SELAH – The Selah Parks Foundation is planning a spring party for next Wednesday, April 1. The party will take place at Wixson Park in Selah from 1 to 4 p.m.

Free movie event April 4

PROSSER – The Prosser Chamber of Commerce will be showing “The Chronicles of Narnia: the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” at the Princess Theatre on Saturday, April 4.

Origami class on tap April 18

GRANDVIEW – The Grandview Parks and Recreation Department will be offering an Origami 101 event at the Grandview Community Center (812 Wallace Way) on Saturday, April 18, from 10 a.m. to noon.

‘Community Conversations’ planned for Princess Theatre

PROSSER – In collaboration with Humanities Washington, the Princess Theatre in Prosser is beginning a series of “Community Conversations.”

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Teacher happy to be working with students again

After seven years as a math coach, Rob McCracken said returning to the classroom was a “...shock to the system.”