Homeless is agenda topic

The Lower Valley Homeless meeting will be from 9:30-11 a.m. on Friday at Gloria’s Vineyard Cafe, 150 Division St.

Open house tonight

An open house to meet Sun Terrace Retirement and Assisted Living Community’s Marketing Director Andrea Schenck is from 4-6 p.m. today.

Student artists sought

Washington students in grade 6-12 have until the end of November to take part in the Who are we?”contest.

Holiday revue opens Dec. 2

The Nut-Cracking Holiday Revue will be on stage at 7 p.m. Dec. 2, at the Gesa Powerhouse Theatre, 111 N. Sixth St.

The Nether on Yakima stage

Yakima Valley College Playmasters presents The Nether at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18-19, and at 2 p.m. Nov. 20, in Kendall Hall Auditorium, 1598 Nob Hill Blvd.

Make plans to attend ballet

Mid-Columbia Ballet presents its 41st annual production of The Nutcracker from Dec. 9-11 in the Richland High School Auditorium, 930 Long Ave.

Mighty Tieton art on display

The Dia de los Muertos exhibition at Mighty Tieton is open to the public from noon to 2 p.m. through Sunday at 100 Wisconsin Ave.

Garden show planned

Reservations for a bus trip to attend the Northwest Flower and Garden Show on Feb. 22-26, 2017 are now available.

Once again

Live theater fans who missed seeing Once, the Musical at the Yakima Capitol Theatre last month, will have an opportunity to see it locally in 2017.

‘Snow Angels’ opens Dec. 17

Valley Performing Arts Center presents “Snow Angels” in concert at 6 p.m. Dec. 17 in the Sunnyside High School auditorium, 1801 Edison Ave.

Public Record

Tips for long-distance caregivers

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend any long-distance caregiving tips that can help me help my elderly father who lives in another state? He has physically declined over the past year, but is determined to stay living in his own house. - Worried Daughter

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Dinner table finery

Yakima floral designer, Marci Venable will be demonstrating how to make a Thanksgiving centerpiece at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Yakima Area Arboretum, 1401 Arboretum Drive.

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Smooth as frosting

Life isn’t as easy as making a cake

When she first set out to make a cake, it didn’t turn out very well.

Future City contest set

Middle school student teams are now forming for the regional Future City Competition representing middle schools from Washington, Idaho and Montana.