Ballroom dance lesson sign-ups being taken now

GRANDVIEW – The Grandview Parks and Recreation Department is offering a six-week ballroom dance session beginning Tuesday, March 24.

Granger’s annual Cherry Festival just a little more than a month away

GRANGER – The kick-off to the Yakima Valley’s community celebration and parade season each year has always been the Granger Cherry Festival.

Audubon Society offers bird seminar

YAKIMA – An informational lecture about birds that frequent Yakima Valley waterways will be presented at the Yakima Area Arboretum on Saturday, March 28.

‘Go Green Olympics’ slated for March 26

GRANDVIEW – The Grandview Parks and Recreation Department will be teaming up with Grandview High School senior Elijah Jasso to host the third annual “Go Green Olympics” event on Thursday, March 26, at the Grandview Community Center.

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.

Mt. Rainier recreation opportunities

Low snowpack has limited recreational opportunities for some snow lovers seeking to venture to Mt. Rainier, but other opportunities still exist.

Restaurant takeover event tomorrow

Bon Vino’s Bistro & Bakery will be taken over by this year’s Mr. SHS contestants tomorrow (Saturday) from 5 to 9 p.m.

Grandview Library to host ‘Lego Day’

GRANDVIEW – Community members in Grandview are urged to enjoy a day at the library, letting their creative minds take flight during “Lego Day.”

Students create hardware for Show n' Shine

The 11th annual Show ‘n Shine car show in Sunnyside will have a personalized touch as local welding students are assembling trophies for the big event.

Roses focus of workshop slated for March 21

YAKIMA – The Yakima Area Arboretum will be hosting “All About Roses,” a workshop presented by rose expert Chris Prewitt, on Saturday, March 21.

Tease photo

‘Walter’ to set sail for the Tri-Cities

The Tri-Cities is one of the stops scheduled for WALTER, a boat the state of Washington plans to use to raise awareness about boating safety.

Night of jazz on tap next Wednesday

YAKIMA – Yakima Valley Community College’s music department will present Jazz Night next Wednesday, March 11, at 6 p.m. at Kendall Hall Auditorium.

Senior games take place March 11

GRANDVIEW – Seniors in the Lower Valley are encouraged to join the Lower Valley Network Group for its next event, “Spring Training.”

Annual photo exhibit opens next Saturday

YAKIMA – Larson Gallery in Yakima will host its 39th annual National Juried Photography Exhibition, featuring 88 works by 69 artists, beginning next Saturday, March 7.

Tri-cities author to hold book signing

KENNEWICK – Tri-Cities author Melissa Baily Slater and her illustrator, Sara J. Totten, are holding a book signing for their children’s books Something’s Amiss with Miss Priss and Well, For Goodness Sake Little Jake.