August 2015

Found 97 blog entries for August 2015.

Dwight Yoakam Live At The Benton Franklin Fair & Rodeo Kennewick WashingtonDwight Yoakam will be performing at the Benton Franklin Fair & Rodeo - Hayden Homes Stage, 1500 South Oak Street in Kennewick, Washington this coming Wednesday, August 26 at 8:00 in the evening.

About Dwight Yoakam
He is an American singer-song writer, actor and film director who is most famous for his pioneering country music. There are only a few entertainers who have attained his iconic status. It is perhaps because so few have consistently and repeatedly met the high standard of excellence delivered by the Kentucky native no matter what his endeavour. His name immediately conjures up compelling, provocative images: A pale cowboy hat with the brim pulled low; poured-on blue jeans; intricate, catchy melodies paired with poignant, brilliant lyrics

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Ligo Handford Observatory Public Drop-in Tours Richland, WashingtonThis coming Friday, August 28 the Ligo Hanford Observatory located at 127124 North Route 10 in Richland, Washington will have its Fourth Friday tours that will give you an excellent look at their facility, from 3:00 to 5:00 in the afternoon.

More about the Event
The Ligo Hanford Observatory is once again offering their fourth Friday free public drop-in tours. These tours are provided for community groups, astronomy clubs, professional societies and others. The tour usually last about 2 hours and work best for participants of middle school age and up, but all ages are also welcome. Just pick a date and bring your friends and family and show up at the Ligo’s facilities. No reservations required. If you have a group of your own of at least 15 participants,

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International & Adventure Travel Basics Mid-Columbia Libraries Kennewick, WashingtonThe Mid-Columbia Library - Kennewick located at the Union Street Branch, 129 North Ely Street in Kennewick, Washington will be having an International and Adventure Travel Basics course this coming Wednesday, August 26 from 7:00 to 8:30 in the afternoon.

About the Event
If you like travelling abroad or enjoy having exciting adventures, this course is for you. Join the REI Travel Specialist to learn the nuances of an international adventure trip. The course will cover aspects of pre-planning and preparation, logistics, equipment and apparel section, adventure travel activities and the resources available to make the next adventure one to remember.

Registration is free, so don’t miss out this unique experience.

To register to the International and

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Challenging Behaviors, An Alzheimer's Presentation In Richland, WashingtonThe Kadlec Neurological Resource Center is inviting everyone to come join the Challenging Behaviors, An Alzheimer's Presentation happening on Thursday, August 27 from 1:00 to 3:00 in the afternoon.

The Kadlec Neurological Resource Center
The center provides compassion, education and support to those affected by neurological disorders, and to their caregivers, so they don’t have to face the challenges of a neurological disorder alone.

Challenging Behaviors: An Alzheimer’s Presentation
This presentation is an educational program brought to you by the Alzheimer’s Association and Kadlec Neurological Center. It is presented to the public to be able to help the role of caregivers and families to go through each stage of the disease as other dementia

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Talia Keys w/Pam Martin & Evan Egerer In Richland, WashingtonThe concert series at The Emerald of Siam, 1314 Jadwin in Richland, Washington continues, featuring the voice of Talia Keys on Friday, August 21. The show starts at 9:00 in the evening.

Talia Keys with Pam Martin and Evan Egerer
The multi-instrumentalist, singer, song writer and performer based out of Salt Lake City, Utah, Talia Keys will be having her summer concert tour in Richland. Playing internationally and nationally, even fronting various projects in solo will also be performing with 2 of the great singers, Pam Martin and Evan Egerer in this summer tour concert. Talia, as multi-instrumentalists can perform solo, in a one woman show with live loops guitars, bass, synthesizer, drum machine, beat boxing and vocals. Her funky blues, rock and reggae

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Third Friday Dance At The Richland Community Center-Riverview Room Richland, WashingtonCome join the Third Friday Dance at the Richland Community Center-Riverview Room in Richland, Washington on Friday, August 21 from 1:00 to 3:45 in the afternoon

Richland Riverview Room
The Richland Riverview room is one of the biggest facilities in the Center. The room is 3,300 square feet in size and has the capacity to hold 450 people (standing) and 225 people (seated). The room has a spectacular view of the park and river and has hardwood flooring. The room may be divided in half for smaller events.

Third Friday Dance
Dance to the live music provided by the Easy Swing Band. This band plays swing as the music of celebration. It is a great music to dance to, when you are having a good time. The Easy Swing Band has taken some of the greatest tunes by

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Daughter of Hanford Exhibit At The REACH In Richland, WashingtonOn Saturday, August 1 the REACH Center is having an exhibit that tells the stories of 12 women who have influenced and been influenced by the Hanford nucelar site in Richland, Washington. The Reactor Factor's grand opening event will be from 11:00 in the morning until 2:00 in the afternoon on the same day.

About "Daughters of Hanford"
Presented by the Reach, WSU Tri-Cities and Northwest Public Radio, which is a service of WSU’s Edward R. Murrow College of Communication, there will be radio pieces, portraits, a museum exhibit and so much more.  

The Reactor Factor event includes a mix of performing arts and science-centered activities that is for both kids and adults.

In addition, there will be a drone demonstration, hands-on STEAM (science,

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