Run For Rice At The Bethel Church In Richland, WashingtonThis coming Saturday, May 9 Agape International mission supports the Run for Rice Race at the Bethel Church, 600 Shockley Road in Richland, Washington. Race check will be on Friday, May 8th from 6:00 to 7:00 in the evening or Saturday, May 9 from 8:00 to 8:45 in the morning. The race begins at 9:00 in the morning on Saturday.

More About the Event
Walk, jog or run to help provide much needed rice and food items to the people in Cambodia. Choose from 5 K, 10K or 1 mile. will go to Agape International Missions (AIM) to fight hunger, human trafficking, restore victims, and transform communities. 

AIM’s mission is to fight hunger, human trafficking, restore victims and transform communities. If running is not for you, you can still support AIM by…

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International Migratory Bird Day Toppenish National Wildlife RefugeOn Saturday, May 9 from 9:00 in the morning until 12:00 noon Toppenish National Wildlife Refuge is hosting the International Migratory Bird Day.

International Migratory Bird Day
This day marks the return of the migratory birds to the Yakima Valley, so come and celebrate with a lot of people! This is your chance to observe netting and banding throughout the morning, take a hay ride, and see live raptors up close!

For more information about International Migratory Bird Day, visit http://www.birdday.org

Toppenish National Wildlife Refuge is located on the Yakama Indian Reservation about 6 miles south of Toppenish, Washington, in the agriculturally intensive Yakima Valley of eastern Washington state.

Check their flyer here…

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The Group Health Inland Empire Century Bicycle Ride Kennewick, WashingtonOn Saturday, May 9 everyone is invited to the annual Group Health Inland Empire Century Bicycle Ride in Kennewick, Washington. Mark your calendars and make sure to pre-register.

25, 50, 75, 100 Mile Bike Rides
Ride the rivers and wheat fields of Eastern Washington with this year's Group Health Inland Empire Century. Happening on May 10, the routes skirt both the Columbia and Yakima Rivers going through the parks and over the bridges and then taking the return route via the Horse Heaven Hills.

You can choose from 25 miles to more challenging 50, 75 or 100 miles tours showcasing the scenic beauty of the Lower Yakima/Columbia River valley. Get mesmerized with the river valley's vineyards, wheat fields and fruit orchards.

Details of the Tri Cities…

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Pancakes For Puppies At Applebee's In Kenenwick, WashingtonThis coming Saturday, May 9 dog lovers are invited to Applebee's 'Pancake for Puppies" event from 8:00 to 10:00 in the morning for only $8.00 (plus fees).

Pancake for Puppies
We all know that a great day starts with a good breakfast. Now is your time to feed helpless and homeless animals in the area. Applebee's in Kennewick together with the Benton Franklin Humane Society is hosting a wonderful feeding event where volunteers are guaranteed a yummy brekky if you promise to help the organizers feed the animals!

Plus there will be a special guest volunteers - no less than the Tri Cities very own Atomic City Roller Girls!

For the bargain price of $8.00 you get a generous breakfast buffet and coffee!

Tickets are sold here…

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Run For Ribbons At Howard Amon Park In Richland, WashingtonJoin the Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation in support of local cancer patients and their families at the Run for Ribbons event on Saturday, May 9. There will be a 5K, 10K and 1 mile fun run and walk community event aimed to raise awareness and promote prevention on all forms of cancer.

6th Run for Ribbons
Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation once again hosts the event at the Howard Amon Park in Richland, Washington. Registration for the event will start at 8:30 and race begins at 10; 00 in the morning. Run participants will receive a t-shirt featuring a blank ribbon. It’s the Run for Ribbon’s tradition to decorate it, use it to honor a memory, celebrate survival or to simply encourage hope. Once registered for the event, t-shirts can be picked up from…

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National Association Of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Food Drive Tri Cities, WashingtonThis coming Saturday, May 9 the area letter carriers will once again collect food for hungry families and seniors while delivering mail.

Details of 23rd Stamp Out Food Drive
Collection bags will be delivered to your mailbox in advance. You can help by filling the bag you receive with nonperishable food and leaving it near your mailbox on Saturday.

Nonperishable food item suggestions include peanut butter, canned tuna, soup, chili, beans, pasta, canned fruits and vegetables, boxed juices, pasta, rice and cereal.

Second Harvest is looking for volunteers to help collect bags in both Spokane and Tri-Cities.

For more information go to http://www.2-harvest.org/calendar/912&date=2015-05-09/

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Pendleton Cattle Barons Weekend In Pendleton, OregonFrom May 8 to 10 Pendleton Cattle Barons Weekend an event created in honor of the region’s cattlemen and ranchers and their legacy is happening in Pendeleton, Oregon.

Pendleton Cattle Barons Weekend
This is an annual celebration of our ranching roots, with proceeds going to a worthy cause. It is designed for fans who lead active, outdoor, horse and cattle-related lifestyles. Pendleton Cattle Barons Weekend is a multi-faceted event. It brings people to town from all over the Pacific Northwest and the Great Basin.

With one of the largest select horse sales, cattlemen’s educational events, ranch rodeo events, and the North American Stock Saddle Bronc Championship, the Pendleton Cattle Barons Weekend is fun from beginning to end. Couple those events with…

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Richland High School Theatre Arts Presents On Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9 come watch  "Bye Bye Birdie" at the Richland High School Auditorium in 930 Long Avenue Richland, Washington.

Abour  "Bye Bye Birdie"
It's 1958, and Conrad Birdie is about to be shipped off to the army. His fans will be lost without him… so one lucky girl is selected to be his last kiss, aired on the Ed Sullivan show! Meanwhile, Albert, the songwriter for his music business, Almaelou, is trying to write a hit and make it big time… his long-time girlfriend and secretary also wants him to step up and propose! She gets the ball rolling by randomly selecting a fan of Conrad, and arranging for Albert to write Birdie's last song to perform in the states. Funny, lovable, and a good time for the whole family!

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16th Annual Classy Chassy Show & Shine Downtown Kennewick, WashingtonCome to Downtown Kennewick on Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9 for the 16th Annual Classy Chassy Show & Shine. This is one event you shouldn't really miss.

About the Annual Classy Chassy Show & Shine
The Historic Downtown Kennewick Partnership is proud to announce the 16th Annual Classy Chassy Show & Shine in Historic Downtown Kennewick. This year the Partnership will play host to over 200 cars as their owners turn out to display their treasured automotive classics.

The festivities will begin Friday night at Overturf Motors located at 1016 W. Columbia Drive at 6:00 in the evening with a poker run and a “Blues & Brew” concert at Clover Island Inn. Concert tickets will be $15 for pre-registration of your car or $20 at the door.

Saturday will be the…

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Open House & Mother's Day Outdoor Bazaar In Kennewick, WashingtonThe Family Resource Center located in 3221 W Kennewick Avenue in Kennewick, Washingtonwill have an Open House on Friday, May 8 from 10:00 in the morning until 5:00 in the afternoon.

Mother's Day Outdoor Bazaar will be on Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9 from 10:00 in the morning until 5:00 in the afternoon. Admission is free.

Details of Open House & Mother's Day Outdoor Bazaar
Come out and support the Family Resource Center as we celebrate 6 years of service with their Grand Open House. There will also be a Ribbon cutting ceremony at 1:00 in the aftrenoon. Light refreshments will be available.

To know more about the event click here https://www.facebook.com/events/654267891368607/

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