Second Annual Financial Fitness Day at CBC in Pasco, WAThe first quarter of the new year is nearing its end. What have you done as far as your financial goals are concerned? If you haven’t done anything yet or are still planning what to do, then make sure you reserve March 1st on your calendar for Financial Fitness Day.

Annual Financial Fitness Day

On Saturday, March 1, the Asset Building Coalition of Benton and Franklin Counties will have its Second Annual Financial Fitness Day. About 20 organizations will be featured in this event. These same organizations will also have their own financial services information booths where a qualified staff will be deployed and ready to answer any financial questions you might have.

There will also be 15 short workshops throughout the day covering topics such…

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Mid-Columbia Hair and Beauty Expo at Three Rivers Convention CenterHere’s a reason to have a grand women’s day out for the ladies of Tri Cities, WA – the Mid-Columbia Hair and Beauty Expo, which is happening at the Three Rivers Convention Center on March 1 from 11AM to 4PM.

Hair and Beauty Expo
On March 1, Mid-Columbia beauty experts, industry sponsors, and vendors will come together to demonstrate their skills and talk about the latest products and services in the beauty and wellness industries.

There will be extravagant presentations and performances that will surely fill the venue with glitz and glamour. It’s a day of beauty and entertainment as a DJ plays a diverse array of music. There will also be a bistro and beverage garden. You’ll also get a chance to purchase $5 vouchers at the door that you can use for…

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Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing at ACT in Richland, WAThe Academy of Children’s Theatre will be staging “Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing”, Judy Blume’s classic favorite comedy on February 28, March 1, 7, and 8 at 7PM.

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
This comedy play will chronicle the life of nine-year-old Peter as he struggles with his infuriation over the horrendous behavior that his bratty little brother, Fudge, demonstrates (incidentally, this is the first of Blume’s “Fudge” stories). The fact that Fudge’s antics usually go unpunished only adds to Peter’s frustration. Watch and see how the hilarious antics of mischievous Fudge is complemented by the quick wit of his older brother and the unbreakable confidence of know-it-all Sheila Tubman. You won’t only recognized these iconic characters but relate…

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Pasco, WA presents Custer's 15th Annual Spring Arts & Crafts ShowHere’s something fun for the whole family – Custer’s 15th Annual Spring Arts & Crafts Show that’s going to be held in TRAC Pasco on March 21 to 23.

Custer’s 15th Annual Spring Arts & Crafts Show
The show will feature more than 150 of the finest artists and crafters from across the United States, and they will be coming in with their unique handcrafted items. This is one holiday shopping tradition you shouldn’t miss, as all artists come together to represent their own work.

Be part of the fun and excitement, and imbibe the festive atmosphere that the artists and crafters create as they decorate their displays with a holiday theme as they sell arts and crafts for gifts and home décor.

Enjoy shopping and come home with all the cool stuff you can buy…

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A Quilter’s Journey –Tri Cities Washington Quilters Guild Quilt ShowThe Tri-City Quilters’ Guild will be having their 31st annual quilt show entitled “A Quilter’s Journey” on March 21 from 10AM-6PM and 22 from 10AM-5PM at the Three Rivers Convention Center in Kennewick, WA.

Tri-City Quilters’ Guild’s Mission
Founded in 1982, this non-profit charitable corporation’s mission is to promote the love of quilting through education, fellowship, and sharing quilts with selected human service organizations in the area. They are able to satisfy these purposes through monthly meetings, friendship groups, community service sewing days, and a variety of other events, including the yearly quilt show each March.

Purpose of the Quilt Show
The quilt show’s purpose is not only to show off each member’s quilts but also to feature…

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Fourteenth Annual Pooch and Pal Run Walk along the Columbia RiverYou are welcome to join this event with or without your pooch beside you. This is a 1-mile, 5k, or 10k run or walk happening along the Columbia River on March 22 at 9:00AM. Starting point for the event is at Columbia Point Marina in Richland (just behind Anthony’s).

Dogs and Dog Owners Unite
This is something for all dogs and dog owners to enjoy. There will be veterinarians and vendors present on the day of the event with giveaways, raffle draws, and more. Spudnut Shop in Richland will be donating free Spudnuts while Dutch Bros Coffee will sell coffee and cocoa for $2.00.

An Event to Benefit Homeless Dogs and Cats
Proceeds from this event are for the benefit of homeless dogs and cats, so they can find homes and families through Pet Over Population…

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The Basics – Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s DiseaseThe Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s Disease
On Thursday, March 20, from 1-3PM, Bethel Church will present The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease, an educational workshop co-sponsored by Kadlec Neurological Resource Center and the Alzheimer’s Association. There will also be an evening session on the same day, from 6-8PM.

Alarming Statistics for Alzheimer’s Disease
People affected by Alzheimer’s disease are growing in numbers. In fact, in March of last year, the National Vital Statistics System released data showing Washington State as having the highest mortality rate for Alzheimer’s disease in the U.S. At 46.3 deaths per 100,000 people, the state’s death rate for the year 2010 far exceeded the national rate of 25.1…

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Tri Cities Cancer Center Foundations 14th Annual Fundraising BreakfastMake a difference in your life by supporting the Tri Cities Cancer Center Foundation’s 14th Annual Fundraising Breakfast. This is happening at the Three Rivers Convention Center, Kennewick Wa on March 18 at 7:30AM.

14th Annual Fundraising Breakfast
The annual Fundraising Breakfast is held each spring to educate the community on the progress of the Cancer Center and to fund the Center’s programs, which are aimed at providing necessary support to cancer patients and their families.

Highlights of the morning will include testimonials from patients, a video presentation, reports from the CEO and Foundation Board, and of course, a delicious breakfast. The event’s generous sponsor, Mission Support Alliance (MSA), makes all these possible.

Let’s Raise…

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Tri Cities Wa Challenge of Champions Extreme Rough Stock ShowdownThe second annual Extreme Rough Stock Showdown is coming back to the Tri Cities on March 8. This adrenaline-rushing professional event will feature bull riding, bronco riding, and bareback riding competitions for the fun and entertainment of the Tri Cities.

Challenge of Champions Extreme Rough Stock Showdown
The Challenge of Champions is expected to attract the top 25 bull riders and the Northwest’s toughest 20 horse riders. The Champion riders will be coming from Oregon, Washington, Idaho, California, and Nevada to compete in this invitation-only event.

Among those expected to attend the event are 9-time NFR World Qualifier Myron Duarte, Dodge National Circuit Finals Champion Allen Helmuth, Toughest Cowboy Finalist Charlie Barker, NFR Qualifiers…

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Roll into Spring Bunco at Clover Island Inn, Kennewick WaGet ready for a night of fun, friends, prizes, and more at the annual Roll into Spring Bunco. Enjoy a yummy snack, a glass of wine, and get ready to roll.

Roll for the Women and Girls
The Roll into Spring Bunco is happening at the Clover Island Inn in Kennewick Wa. on March 18. Soroptimist International Pasco-Kennewick sponsors the event in order to raise funds for women and girls in the community.

Only $20 to Get in
For just $20, adults, kids, and seniors can have a great time while sharing in a good cause. Social starts at 5:30PM and Bunco at 6:10PM. There will be spring-themed baskets at the silent auction, too. For more information, please call (509) 628-7612.

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