Piano concert set for Dec. 19

WALLA WALLA – Mark Brown and Gary Hemenway will perform on dual grand pianos on Friday, Dec. 19. The “Holidays in Ivory” concert is a benefit for Friends of Children of Walla Walla.

Breakfast with Santa Saturday, Dec. 6

YAKIMA – The Harman Senior Center in Yakima is hosting a special breakfast with Santa event from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6.

Write a letter to Santa Dec. 6

GRANDVIEW – The Grandview Library is hosting a special event, giving youngsters in the community an opportunity to tell Santa their wishes and dreams for the Christmas season.

Bavarian wonderland beckons in Leavenworth

LEAVENWORTH – With more than half a million lights and tons of holiday cheer, the first three weekends of December will sparkle in Washington’s Bavarian-themed town of Leavenworth.

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Gobble up Macy’s app

It’s Thanksgiving morning.

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Lighted Farm Implement Parade route changed this year

Changes to the downtown streets of Sunnyside mean the route for parades, particularly the annual Lighted Farm Implement Parade, must be altered.

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Melodic gathering

The orchestra’s performance, under the direction of Martin Pittis, was held at the high school auditorium.

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Bazaar season

A number of churches in Sunnyside held festive holiday bazaars last Saturday.

Sir Mix-A-Lot to headline New Year’s Eve Bash

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

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‘The Poetry Assassins’ concert at Gesa Power House Nov. 29

WALLA WALLA – The Direct Current Concert Series, showcasing Walla Walla area musicians, will present a concert performance by The Poetry Assassins at Gesa Power House Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 29, at 7:30 p.m.

Crafts bazaar being held at S’side senior center Saturday, Dec. 6

The Sunnyside Senior Center, located at 1500 Federal Way, will host a crafts bazaar on Saturday, Dec. 6.

Holiday wreath class offered

YAKIMA – Jheri Ketcham, the Yakima Valley Arboretum’s co-executive director, will lead a popular seasonal class on how to turn fresh greens, berries and cones into a wreath worthy of the front door.

Free Harvest dance for seniors this Sunday

A free harvest dance for senior citizens will take place at the Sunnyside High School commons on Sunday, Nov. 16, from 1 to 4 p.m.

Local people to perform in live nativity in December

YAKIMA – Several Lower Valley individuals will have roles in a live musical nativity program, “Come Let Us Adore Him,” to be held in Yakima in early December.

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Holiday play opens night after Thanksgiving

PROSSER – Valley Theater Company will present a family-friendly show, four performances in all, in November and December at Prosser’s historic Princess Theatre.