‘Las Memorias’ performance slated for Friday, Sept. 5

YAKIMA – Two dozen high school students from Central Washington will inspire others with their significant life experiences in “Las Memorias 2014,” a collaborative effort of Washington State University’s Office of Student Affairs and WSU Performing Arts.

Free movie for families

GRANDVIEW – The Grandview Volunteer Fire Department Association, Grandview Parks and Recreation Department and YVCC Grandview Student Council will offer a free movie in the park event the evening of Friday, Sept. 19, beginning shortly after dusk (approximately 8:15 p.m.).

‘Walk in the Park’ GeoChallenge released

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission has released the next generation of the Pocket Ranger mobile app and the kick-off of the ‘Walk in the Park’ GeoChallenge.

Photo preservation workshop set for Saturday, Sept. 20

PENDLETON, ORE. – Pepsi Primetime @ the Museum will present a special workshop by historian and archivist Richard H. Engeman.

Menudo Festival on tap this Sunday

GRANGER – The Granger Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the 11th annual Menudo Festival this coming Sunday at Hisey (Dinosauer) Park, beginning at 11 a.m.

Zombie hunt planned for Halloween

Halloween just got more exciting in Granger as everyone in town is invited to participate in a zombie hunt...

‘Hot Shots’ in Yakima this coming weekend

YAKIMA – More than 2,500 players and as many as 13,000 spectators will fill downtown Yakima streets this coming weekend for the 12th annual Hot Shots 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament.

Donate school supplies this coming Sunday

GRANGER – The Granger Assembly of God (225 Third Ave.) will be holding a Back-to-School Bash and School Supply Drive on Sunday, Aug. 24, from 1 to 4 p.m.

Tease photo

Not quite my type

How’s this sound?

Deadlines near for fair entries

YAKIMA – The first deadlines for entering items in this year’s Central Washington State Fair are quickly approaching.

M4 concert on tap Friday, Sept. 12

WALLA WALLA – Performing original music in upcycled, vintage marching band uniforms, MarchFourth is anything but a traditional marching band.

Yakima fair discounts on tickets, wristbands available to folks now

YAKIMA – Even though the Central Washington State Fair is still a month away, it is not too early to be thinking about saving some money on admission tickets and ride wristbands.

BBQ cook-off open to public

SELAH – Finger lickin’ good…the grub that’s to be had at this year’s Skewered Apple BBQ Championships.

Mushroom identification class scheduled

YAKIMA – A mushroom identification workshop will be held at the Yakima Area Arboretum on Saturday, Sept. 20.