Seniors invited to attend holiday dinner

The annual Mabton senior citizens Christmas dinner will be held this coming Sunday, Dec. 14, at Mabton’s Artz-Fox Elementary School.

Arboretum’s luminaria event planned today and tomorrow

A luminaria event at the Yakima Area Arboretum is being planned for this Friday and Saturday, Dec. 12-13.

Church bazaar on for Dec. 13

Oasis Community Church in Sunnyside will be hosting a food and Christmas bazaar this coming Saturday, Dec. 13.

Santa event this Sunday in Mabton

The Greater Mabton Association and Northwest Coalition for Adolescent Health are co-sponsoring a “Santa Meet and Greet” event this coming Sunday, Dec. 14.

Ballroom dance class begins anew Jan. 6

The Grandview Parks and Recreation Department will be offering a six-week session of ballroom dance classes every Tuesday beginning Jan. 6, 2015, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Grandview Community Center gymnasium, located at 812 Wallace Way.

New Year’s Eve Bash to be held at SunDome

A New Year’s Eve bash at the Yakima Valley SunDome will feature Sir Mix-A-Lot.

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Holiday favorite

Performing last night in the Prosser School of Ballet’s production of the holiday classic “The Nutcracker” are the Nutcracker Prince, portrayed by Brendon Lynch-McGhan; Clara, portrayed by Rachel Hudak, Ben Guerra as the Cavalier and Katherine Ammerman as the Sugarplum Fairy.

CWU Theatre group stages two productions in December

ELLENSBURG – Two on-stage productions are planned this month at Central Washington University in Ellensburg.

Indoor farmers market opening in Yakima

YAKIMA – Yakima Farmers Market is starting an indoor market for the next six months at 16 N. Third St., one block north of its summer location.

Dog park open in west Yakima

YAKIMA – After several months of construction and countless hours invested by volunteers, the first dog park built by the city of Yakima is has opened its gates.

Movie night admission one new toy donation

Next Thursday, Dec. 11, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the Sunnyside High School leadership class will be hosting a holiday movie night at the Sunnyside Community Center, located at South Hill Park.

Mabton seniors dinner date told

MABTON – The annual Mabton senior citizens Christmas dinner will be held Sunday, Dec. 14, at Mabton Artz-Fox Elementary School. Dinner will be served at 12:30 p.m.

Family holiday fest marks start of Mr. SHS fundraiser

All told, 15 contestants will vie for the Mr. SHS title on Saturday, March 21, 2015.

Family fun featured in downtown Yakima

YAKIMA – The calendar is full of family fun holiday festivities this coming weekend in downtown Yakima.

Altar Egos’ auditions slated for Dec. 1-2

PROSSER - Valley Theater Company will conduct open auditions for Altar Egos, the third play in its 2014-2015 season, on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 1-2, at 6:30 p.m. at the Princess Theatre in Prosser.