Benefit pancake brunch planned for March 6
The Sunnyside Daybreak Rotary Club will host a benefit
pancake brunch Sunday, March 6, at the Sunnyside Masonic Temple.
The 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. brunch is open to all Sunnyside
families. Meal costs are set at $5 per person and $15 for families of four.
Funds raised at the event will help pay for life-changing
cleft pallet and lip surgeries for children in Guatemala City, Guatemala. Local
Rotarian Tom Lathen is part of a medical mission team that will travel to
Guatemala in April.
to be feast for the eyes
YAKIMA - From the "Supremes" to "Aretha
Franklin," the "Chiffons" to "Tina Turner," the Yakima
Warehouse Theatre will be rocking and rolling when "Beehive" hits the
"Beehive" is a musical celebration of 60s girl
groups that will be presented Feb. 17 through March 12.
A dynamic musical revue, "Beehive" celebrates the
sights, sounds and spirit of the 1960s through a decade of legendary women of
rock 'n roll.
Local musicians—including Cathy Kloster, Julianne
Goverville, Tobi Beehler, Anne Wimberly, Pamela DeCre, Julia Meyer, Vicky Isaak
and Jessie Santos—will sing a string of smash hits by everyone from Dusty
Springfield and Leslie Gore to Janis Joplin.
The musical extravaganza will be directed by Warehouse
Theatre Company veteran JoRee Murphy. Promoters of "Beehive" say to
count on the musical presentation to be Murphy's usual "tour de
Set designer Randy LaPierre and costume director Tony Thomas
have also gone on record, guaranteeing that the show will be a visual feast for
Tickets, priced at $15 for adults and $12 for children and
senior citizens, go on sale Wednesday, Feb. 9, at the Warehouse Theatre box
office (5000 West Lincoln Ave.). Tickets can also be ordered by calling (509)
966-0951. Performances are scheduled for Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 17-26
and March 3-12, at 8 p.m. each evening.
Dodge dealer sponsoring rodeo
YAKIMA - Mike Olson Dodge has agreed to be a major sponsor
of this year's Silver Spur Rodeo, slated for March 24-26 at the Yakima SunDome.
The PRCA event is considered one of the premier rodeos in
the Pacific Northwest.
Fans at this year's Silver Spur Rodeo will be able to
register for the Dodge Rodeo Sweepstakes drawing, to win a specially equipped
2005 Dodge Ram 3500 Cummins 610 turbo diesel. It will be awarded during the
Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas in December. One local winner will
receive a custom designed belt buckle by Montana Silversmiths.