College clay sale set

Yakima Valley College’s Art Department will host its semi-annual clay sale from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Nov. 16, and again the same evening from 5 -6 p.m. in Palmer Martin Hall, Building 020, Room 101.

Donation boxes set out

Donation boxes have been set up at Eli and Kathy’s, 813 Wine Country Road, and at 10-4 Café, 703 Wine Country Road, to accept donations for the annual “Wreaths Across America” drive.

New choir performs

The Lower Valley Community choir will present its first public performance at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, at Sun Terrance, 907 Ida Belle St.

Queen honored for community service

Alysianna Aguirre, 5, has achieved a huge accomplishment for someone her age.

Celebrating with food

Second Harvest plans turkey day give-away

Second Harvest will distribute 2,500 holiday meal boxes for local families in time for Thanksgiving.

Tease photo

Veterans honored

Pioneer Elementary School students honored local veterans during an assembly held in the school gymnasium.

Tease photo

The nanny returns

Comforting the Banks children after a disastrous encounter with a bad nanny, is Mary Poppins (played by Kayla Bos) in the Sunnyside High School Drama Department presentation of “Mary Poppins.”

Toy drive launched

Fred E. Hayes Post 57 of The American Legion has launched its third annual Holiday Toy Drive.

Parade volunteer needed

In just four weeks, it will be time for the community’s winter gala event – “The Sunnyside Lighted Farm Implement Parade” Dec. 2. The Noon Rotary Club is seeking volunteers to help with traffic control, according to event co-chair Debra Estrada.

Dairy Farmers scholarship available

Applications for the 2018 Smart Choices Scholarship, offered by the WIAA, Dairy Farmers of Washington and Les Schwab are now available. The applications will be accepted through April 1, 2018.

Pilot is guest speaker

In honor of Veteran’s Day, Downtown Rotary of Yakima has invited Shannon Huffman Polson to speak at its Thursday meeting at the Yakima Convention Center, 10 N. Eighth St. Non-Rotarians are welcome to attend the noon meeting.

Holiday Bazaar

Mark the calendar to attend any of the following bazaars coming up this holiday season.

Is it too early for Christmas tree permits?

Free permits available to fourth graders

All fourth graders are eligible for a free Christmas tree permit through the national Every Kid in a Park initiative. Christmas tree permits are available at all Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest ranger district offices and headquarters office during regular business hours.

Relay for Life event back on

Cancer Fundraiser shortened to a mini-walk

Organizers are planning a modified mini-walk to be held from 6-9 p.m. Nov. 13, at the Sunnyside Community Center, 1521 S. First Street.