Ballroom dance class begins anew Jan. 6

The Grandview Parks and Recreation Department will be offering a six-week session of ballroom dance classes every Tuesday beginning Jan. 6, 2015, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Grandview Community Center gymnasium, located at 812 Wallace Way.

New Year’s Eve Bash to be held at SunDome

A New Year’s Eve bash at the Yakima Valley SunDome will feature Sir Mix-A-Lot.

CWU Theatre group stages two productions in December

ELLENSBURG – Two on-stage productions are planned this month at Central Washington University in Ellensburg.

Indoor farmers market opening in Yakima

YAKIMA – Yakima Farmers Market is starting an indoor market for the next six months at 16 N. Third St., one block north of its summer location.

Dog park open in west Yakima

YAKIMA – After several months of construction and countless hours invested by volunteers, the first dog park built by the city of Yakima is has opened its gates.

Movie night admission one new toy donation

Next Thursday, Dec. 11, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. the Sunnyside High School leadership class will be hosting a holiday movie night at the Sunnyside Community Center, located at South Hill Park.

Mabton seniors dinner date told

MABTON – The annual Mabton senior citizens Christmas dinner will be held Sunday, Dec. 14, at Mabton Artz-Fox Elementary School. Dinner will be served at 12:30 p.m.

Family holiday fest marks start of Mr. SHS fundraiser

All told, 15 contestants will vie for the Mr. SHS title on Saturday, March 21, 2015.

Family fun featured in downtown Yakima

YAKIMA – The calendar is full of family fun holiday festivities this coming weekend in downtown Yakima.

Altar Egos’ auditions slated for Dec. 1-2

PROSSER - Valley Theater Company will conduct open auditions for Altar Egos, the third play in its 2014-2015 season, on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 1-2, at 6:30 p.m. at the Princess Theatre in Prosser.

Museum open house will be held same day as Sunnyside’s Lighted Farm Implement Parade

There will be a festive gathering at the Sunnyside Historical Museum the day the local community stages its annual Lighted Farm Implement Parade.

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‘Downton Abbey’ preview in Walla Walla theatre

WALLA WALLA – Shakespeare Walla Walla and Northwest Public Television will present an exclusive preview screening of the first episode of season five of “Downton Abbey” on the big screen at Gesa Power House Theatre.

YVCC winter concert on tap Dec. 10

YAKIMA – The Yakima Valley Community College Music Department will present its winter concert, featuring the YVCC Salsa Band, Concert Choir and Jazz Combo.