All Blog Entries by Colleen Lane

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Attend an open mic for all word lovers at the Paper Street Brewing Company for Words in Progress.  Poetry, prose, memoirs, journal entries, and all other creative musings are welcome. Read your work or submit your work to be read aloud. Not a writer of words? Don’t worry, listeners are encouraged (some content might not be suitable for children).

Dates (6:30-7:30pm): Tuesdays, November 7, December 5, February 6 
Location: Paper Street Brewing Company 701 The Pkwy, Richland, WA 99352
Audience: All Ages

eWords In Progress: Open Mic, Poetry, Prose, and Creative Musings in Richland WA

 

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Mid-Columbia Reads: Travelogue of Africa with Doris Mager | Mid-Columbia Reads celebrates Scottish author Alexander McCall Smith with a discussion of Doris Mager's travels in Africa, the setting of McCall Smith's bestselling book series, "The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency." This event will take place Thursday, Nov. 9 at 6:30 pm in the Kennewick library, located at 1620 S. Union St. Visit www.midcolumbialibraries.org for more info.

Mid-Columbia Library Reads Africa Travel, Doris Mager in Kennewick

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In a time when Fall Carnivals are requiring entrance fees of $20ish, the Richland Public Library and Hapo Community Credit Union are offering a free admission Fall Carnival. 

Some of the activities: SPOOKY MAZE | PRIZES | COSTUME CONTEST | CARNIVAL GAMES | CANDY | FACE PAINTING | HAYRIDES | PUMPKIN PATCH | BIG TOP THE CLOWN | ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD FOR PURCHASE

Date: 10/28/2017 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Location: Hapo Community Stage, 815 George Washington Way, Richland, Washington 99352

Fall Carnival, Halloween in Richland Washington

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Tips and Tools for Smart Aging: Mid-Columbia Libraries' Kennewick Branch hosts the following workshops:

  • Nutritious Meal Cooking with the Basics for 1 or 2 People on Nov. 1
  • Medical Management and Health on Nov. 8
  • Paying for Long Term Care and Estate Planning on Nov. 15
  • Q & A Panel with All Workshop Presenters on Nov. 29

All workshops are free and begin at 5:30 pm at 1620 S. Union St. in Kennewick.

Tips & Tools for Smart Aging in Kennewick

 

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Friends of Mid-Columbia Libraries hosts its fall Giant Book Sale Oct. 26-29 at the Kennewick library. Friends members get early access on Thursday, Oct. 26 from 4 to 6:30 pm. The cost of a Friends membership is $5 a year, and new members can sign up at the door or online! See the full schedule at midcolumbialibraries.org.

Find great deals on gently used books, DVDs, CDs, audiobooks, and more! All funds raised provide valuable support for your local libraries. Debit and credit card payments are accepted.

Mid Columbia Libraries Book Sale, Tri Cities Washington

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  • Dayton on Tour

    Downtown Dayton|Dayton, WA|Oct. 7, 2017

    4 Historic Private Residences will be open to the public to enter and learn their history. The cost of this tour is $15. Tickets can be purchased at The Depot the day of the event. 1 - 4pm Artist Demonstrations will be held.

  • Tri-City Kart Club Race #8

    Horn Rapids Kart Track|Richland, WA|Oct. 7, 2017

    The Tri-City Kart Club welcomes you and your family to come and visit us at the Horn Rapids Kart Track located just outside Richland, WA.  We promote a family-friendly environment, fair competition, and life-long memories.

  • Wine Country RV Wine Tasting

    Wine County RV Park|Prosser, WA|Oct. 7, 2017

    Gear up for a fun evening at the Wine Country RV Park, Tasting Room

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  • Open Mic/Band showcase hosted by Barefoot Randy

    The Emerald of Siam|Richland, WA|Oct. 2, 2017

    Full backline of gear includes drums, bass amp, guitar amp, piano and full PA.

  • MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival

    Liberty Theatre|Dayton, WA|Sep. 28, 2017 - Oct. 3, 2017

    Filmgoers in Dayton will unite with over 100,000 film-lovers around the world during the week of Sept 28 - Oct 8 when the 20th Annual MANHATTAN SHORT Film Festival screens at the Liberty Theater. The ten short films represent the best short films.

  • Tri-City Americans vs Seattle Thunderbirds

    Toyota Center|Kennewick, WA|Oct. 3, 2017

    The October schedule is highlighted by the Americans longest road trip of the season which features five games. On the trip, the

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 Movie, Munchkins & Munchies Morning at Bethel Church's Richland Campus

 Movie, Munchkins & Munchies Morning at Bethel Church's Richland Campus

Bring your kids to watch Zootopia for free in the kitchen/gallery rooms on Thursday, July 14th at 10:00am! Popcorn, treats, and drinks will be available for purchase courtesy of the Women's Ministry. Bethel's Richland Campus is located at 600 Shockley Rd, Richland, WA 99352 | For more info contact Mystie or Meridith Miller, 509.628.0150, meridith.miller@bethel-church.org

About Zootoptia (PG)
From the largest elephant to the smallest shrew, the city of Zootopia is a mammal metropolis where various animals live and thrive. When Judy Hopps (Ginnifer Goodwin) becomes the first rabbit to join the police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law. Determined to prove herself, Judy jumps at the opportunity to solve a mysterious case.

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Manhattan Project National Park Tour at Hanford WashingtonRecently, one of our children's class had the opportunity to tour the Hanford Site.  Coincidently, the Los Angeles Times was there creating an essay featuring the Manhattan Project National Park.  You can read about the LA Times article and view many photos here.  For more information on touring the Manhattan Project National Historic Park at Hanford Washington, visit the National Park Service's Manhattan Page or NPS's B Reactor Tour Page.

The Manhattan Project
The Manhattan Project was a research and development project that produced the first nuclear weapons during World War II. It was led by the United States with the support of the United Kingdom and Canada.  For more, see Wikipedia.

Manhattan Project National Park Tour at Hanford Washington

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