August 2015

Found 97 blog entries for August 2015.

Guts & Glory Dash At The Benton County Fairgrounds Kennewick, WashingtonOn Saturday, September 12 everyone is invited to the Guts n Glory Dash at the Benton Franklin County Fairgrounds in Kennewick, Washington where you can have a blast with your family and friends.

All about the Guts n Glory Dash
The event is a 5k challenge with a promise that you'll get a little dirty. All through the course participants will come across a barrage of challenging obstacles that requires some jumping, climbing, crawling and sliding your way through. What’s more the finish line may resemble a small piece of the muddy Mississippi! The fairgrounds have over 180 acres of area for the 5k challenge! Don't leave the kids at home too as there is a 1 mile kids run with plenty of mud for the little ones to roll around in.

For more information go

1,304 Views, 0 Comments

Understanding Fibromyalgia Kadlec Healthplex- Sycamore Room Richland, WashingtonOn Friday, September 11 from 2:00 to 3:30 in the afternoon understand what fibromyalgia is? The event will be at Kadlec Healthplex- Sycamore Room in Richland, Washington. This is free and open to the public

What is Fibromyalgia?
Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder characterized by widespread pain, tenderness, and stiffness of muscles and associated connective tissue structures that is typically accompanied by fatigue, headache, and sleep disturbances. Dr. Sen will provide an overview of Fibromyalgia, possible causes, and present-day treatment options.

Kadlec Healthplex- Sycamore Room is located at 1268 Lee Boulevard in Richland, Washington. To register online click here or call 509-943-8455 for more information.

 

 

901 Views, 0 Comments

Roger Rodd Comedy Show Jokers Night Club Richland, Washington	On Thursday, September 3 until Saturday, September 5 comedian Roger Rodd will be at the Jokers Night Club in Richland, Washington on a 3-night live performance from 8:00 to 9:30 in the evening.

About Roger Rodd
Roger is a  versatile actor, writer, and stand-up comic that has consistently applied his creativity in taking his career to the next level. Six years into the comedy game, he became acutely aware of the glut of white stand-up comics.

He then embarked upon a successful plan to make a niche for himself as the "whiteboy" performing in primarily black nightclubs. At first glance, both club owners and audiences were surprised, but his talent quickly won out, and he was soon warmly embraced by cheering crowds. This has led to several TV appearances

996 Views, 0 Comments

Clown Workshop by Duo Finelli Princess Theatre Prosser, WashingtonOn Saturday, September 5 there will be a clown workshop in at the Princess Theatre in Prosser, Washington featuring Duo Finelli. The workshop starts at 2:00 in the afternoon.

Details about the Event
For one and a half hours on Saturday, September 5, children ages 8-12 years are invited to come join Duo Finelli in a workshop at the Princess Theatre that will introduce some basic principles of clowning and physical comedy. Over the course, Duo Finelli will lead the group in a playful exploration of silliness that will get everyone up and moving in new and ridiculous ways, as they explore some of the fundamentals of funny.

Thanks to a gift from the Prosser Kiwanis Club, tickets for the workshop are only $5 per child, with doors opening 15 minutes

991 Views, 0 Comments

Annual DVS Golf Tournament “Break The Silence & Stop The Violence” Kennewick, WashingtonOn Friday, September 11 everyone is invited at the Canyon Lake Golf Course as Domestic Violence Services of Benton & Franklin Co. holds their 10th Annual Charity Golf Tournament. The tournament starts at 8:00 in the morning.

Details of the 10th Annual DVS Golf Tournament “Break The Silence & Stop The Violence”
There will be two fields in the tournament– the first one will be at 8:00 in the morning and the second at 1:30 in the afternoon. Participating golfers will help support DVS and victims of domestic violence by signing up as a corporate sponsor, put a team together, sponsor a hole, or donating auction items or services.

Canyon Lake Golf Course is located at 700 W. Canyon Lakes Drive in Kennewick, Washington.

For more information, please

1,183 Views, 0 Comments

First Thursday Art Walk In Historic Downtown Kennewick, WashingtonOnce again, First Thursday Art Walk In Historic Downtown Kennewick is happening on September 3 from 5:00 in the afternoon to 9:00 in the evening. This ARTwalk event is free and open to the public!

Kennewick Art Walk on First Thursdays 
Happening every first Thursday of the month, the Kennewick Art Walk is a fun event where participants gets the chance to enjoy art and meet the artists behind some of the most beautiful artworks on display.

Wondering how to find them? There are actually multiple locations that are marked by colorful balloons. This spans an 8-city block are from Dayton St. east to Washington St. and from W Canal Drive south to W First Avenue, so there’s really lots of walking to do.

Family-Friendly Event 
This exciting family event

918 Views, 0 Comments

Open MIC Poetry Reading/Spoken Word Ms. Rhoda's Wine Garden Richland, WashingtonOn August 28, September 4, 11, 18 and 25, 6:00 in the evening, there will be an open mic poetry reading/spoken word event at Ms. Rhoda's Wine Garden located at 701 Jadwin Avenue in Richland, Washington.

About the Event
Participating in an open mic poetry reading/spoken word can be a lot of fun. Some people attend just to listen and others to try out a new poem for an audience. It’s a great way to meet other writers in your area as well. Each poet is called to step up to the microphone and read a poem or two.

Here are some general public speaking tips to get you started:

  • DO keep it short
  • DO try to eliminate filler from your speech, as in “um, uh, well, yeah” and do speak clearly into the microphone. 
  • DO look at the audience when you can.
927 Views, 0 Comments

Deanne Lemley's Oil Painting Workshop In Downtown Kennewick, WashingtonOn August 27, 28 and 29 from 10:00 in the morning until 4:00 in the afternoon, artist Deanne Lemley will be conducting an oil painting workshop at downtown Kennewick 127 W. Kennewick St. in Kennewick, Washington.

Who is Deanne Lemley?
Deanne Lemley is a painter who has been painting and teaching for most of her life. She is one of the best teachers out there.

If you want to join the workshop, please be informed that there are a few openings starting next week in Eastern WA. Please consider this opportunity to paint with a master painter. 

$100 to reserve! Cash or check - no refund! For more information you may contact Lisa Vincent at 509-582-1023 or send her an email at hymn2sing@gmail.com.

1,047 Views, 0 Comments

Walk to End Alzheimer's At Clover Island In Kennewick, WashingtonDo something good once in a while and join the Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Clover Island in Kennewick, Washington on Saturday, September 12.

About Walk to End Alzheimer’s
The Alzheimer's Association's Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. The event is held every year in more than 600 communities all over the country. Walk to End Alzheimer’s is certainly an inspiring event that calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions.

Details of the Event
Registration will start at 8:30 in the morning. Ceremony will follow at 9:45 and the Walk will begin at 10:00. Route length is 3 miles.

Event Specifics

Are pets, strollers,

1,110 Views, 0 Comments

Adaptive Yoga For Those With Chronic Conditions In Kennewick, WashingtonOn September 1,8,15,22 and 29, The Yoga Community in Kennewick, Washington is inviting everyone to join their "Adaptive Yoga for Those With Chronic Conditions" classes from 10:00 until 11:15 in the morning.

Adaptive Yoga For Those With Chronic Conditions
These gentle classes focus on improving strength, flexibility, balance, and breath awareness, with plenty of time for relaxation. This class may be beneficial for those with multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia, Parkinsons, arthritis, and other chronic conditions. Participants are encouraged to listen to their own bodies and work at their own pace.

This is a by-donation class - there is no fixed fee. No registration is needed, just come to your first class 15 minutes early.

The Yoga Community is

836 Views, 0 Comments