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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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The Columbia Basin College Theatre Department is proud to present The Last Five Years, a musical by Jason Robert Brown. Under the direction of Ginny Quinley, The Last Five years stars Heather Manley and Greg Rose; music was directed by Justin Raffa. The show will take place May 12, 13, and 14 at 7:30pm and May 15 at 2:00pm. All show will take place at the CBC Theatre in Pasco Washington. Tickets cost $12 for adults and $10 for students.

The Last Five Years is a one act musical following the lives of a married couple, novelist Jamie Wellerstein and actress Cathy Hyatt. The story is told in two different ways, Cathy’s story is told in reverse chronological order while Jamie’s story is told in chronological order. These two sides of the story are void of

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The Columbia Basin College Arts Center is pleased to bring you another presentation in their Community Lecture Series. This Thursday, January 20 at 7:00pm, Professor David Bullock will present “A Strike to the Heart: Historical Memory and Roslyn’s Western Miners Union” at the Kennewick Washington branch of the Mid Columbia Library.

Professor David Bullock will tell the story of the early miners in Central Washington who dedicated their time to creating a new and independent union. The miners hard work had a huge impact on coal operators, the United Mine Workers, racial and ethnic tensions, communist influences, neighborhood infighting, and finances.

For over 30 years Professor David Bullock has studied and taught political communications, he is now

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The Art Department at Columbia Basin College is proudly hosting the exhibit, Encased in Wax. Encased in Wax features 37 small scale encaustic paintings by Susan Najarian and Patricia Baldwin Seggebruch, Western Washington artists. Each of the 37 pieces of art was created using an ancient form of painting called encaustic, this means that layers of pigment are covered in wax and combined to support the heat. Each painting is a representation of the outside world whether it is a depiction of people, plants, or animals.

The exhibit is located in CBC’s Esvelt Gallery in Pasco Washington and is open beginning on January 10 through February 3. The gallery is open to the public Monday –Thursday from 8:00am to 8:30pm and Friday from 8:00am to 4:30pm; the

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First Night Tri Cities is at it again with an exciting night filled with dancing, singing, and performances from local groups. For the past 14 years First Night Tri Cities has put pride in the fact that this New Year’s celebration is an alcohol-free venue for families to enjoy a safe, fun-filled night of entertaining. First Night Tri Cities takes place on New Year’s Eve, December 31, from 5:30pm to Midnight at Columbia Basin College in Pasco Washington.

This year First Night is pleased to welcome several special guest performers to the event. For those who tuned into NBC’s America’s Got Talent you will see the familiar faces of Christina and Ali Christensen, the sisters from Idaho Falls who have Cystic Fibrosis. Despite being told they would never be

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This weekend and next weekend Columbia Basin College’s theatre department will be performing a rendition of George Orwell’s 1984. Performances will take place in the CBC theatre in Pasco Washington on November 13-14 and 19-20. Each play will begin promptly at 7:30pm. The cost of tickets is $10 for adults and $8 for students and seniors. Tickets can be purchased at the door before the show.

George Orwell’s book, 1984, is a story about a society where there is constant war, pervasive government surveillance, and ceaseless government mind control. The story follows character Winston Smith, a man who works for the Ministry of Truth revising historical records so that they coincide with the party’s agenda. Sick and dissatisfied with his current situation,

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The Columbia Basin College Arts and Humanities Department is pleased to present as part of their Summer Showcase, a wonderful musical comedy, The Drowsy Chaperone. This musical comedy will be performed by theatre students and faculty at the CBC Theatre in Pasco Washington. Showings will be on August 13, 14, 17, 19, 20, 21 at 7:30pm and August 15 and 22 at 2:00pm. Tickets cost $17 for adults and $15 for students and seniors; these can be purchased at Shelby’s Floral in Kennewick, Adventure Underground Bookstore in Richland, The CBC Performing Arts Office on the Pasco Campus, and at the door. The Drowsy Chaperone is rated G/PG.

The Drowsy Chaperone debuted in 1998 and was performed on Broadway, it has been the recipient of five Tony Awards. The Drowsy

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Columbia Basin College LogoThe Art Department at Columbia Basin College, in Pasco Washington, will be putting on their Annual Juried Student Exhibition. The exhibition will begin on May 17 in the Esvelt Gallery at CBC, there will be an opening reception and awards ceremony on May 20 beginning at 7:00pm. A collection of student work will be displayed that reflects the finest efforts of CBC art students, past and present. The exhibit is open to the public, the gallery hours are Monday – Thursday from 8:00am to 8:30pm, and Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm; admission is free. For more information about the exhibit, contact Mary Dryburgh, the gallery coordinator at 509.542.4864.

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Columbia Basin College LogoThe Columbia Basin College Theatre Department will be performing Communicating Doors, a comedy thriller, written by Alan Ayckbourn. On May 14, 15, 21, and 22, there will be a showing of the play at 7:30 in the CBC theatre.  The play is rated PG. This theatre presentation is brought to you by the Arts and Humanities Division at Columbia Basin College, in Pasco Washington, as part of their continuing community enrichment program. Tickets for the play cost $10 for adults and $8 for students and seniors; they can be purchased at Adventures Underground, Shelby’s Floral, or the CBC Bookstore. For more information about Communicating Doors or about future performances contact 509.547.0411.

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