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Kamiakin Drama Club Presents On Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16 the Kamiakin Drama Club invites everyone to come and watch "Pirates of Penzance" at Kamiakin High School, 600 N. Arthur in Kennewick, Washington. Show starts at 7:00 in the evening.

Pirates of Penzance
Also called The Slave of Duty is a comic opera in two acts, with music by Arthur Sullivan and libretto by W. S. Gilbert. The opera's official premiere was at the Fifth Avenue Theatre in New York City on 31 December 1879, where the show was well received by both audiences and critics. The story concerns Frederic, who, having completed his 21st year, is released from his apprenticeship to a band of tender-hearted pirates.

Admission:
$10 general
$8 students/seniors

Tickets available at the door.

Future dates:

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Historic Downtown Kennewick’s First Thursday Art WalkHead on out to Historic Downtown Kennewick on Thursday, April 3, from 5 to 9PM for this month’s First Thursday ARTwalk.

Start the Second Quarter Right
What better way is there to start the second quarter of the year right than with this event where you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy art and meet various artists? Colorful balloons will mark multiple locations in an 8-city block, from Dayton St. east to Washington St. and from W Canal Dr south to W First Ave.

Don’t Miss it
This is something you shouldn’t pass up on each first Thursday of the month, as different local and regional artists are featured each month. The fun and family-friendly atmosphere makes this monthly event suitable for the whole family.

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First Thursday Art Walk in Downtown KennewickIf you haven’t planned anything this week yet, head on out to historic Downtown Kennewick on March 6, from 5PM to 9PM for this month’s first Thursday ARTwalk.

Kennewick Art Walk on First Thursdays
The Kennewick Art Walk happens each first Thursday of the month. It when everyone gets the chance to enjoy art and meet the artists behind some of the most beautiful artworks on display.

You can visit 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 Dr south to W First Ave., so there’s really lots of walking to do.

Family-Friendly Event
Everyone in the family will enjoy the Kennewick Art Walk where numerous fine local and regional artists are featured each…

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Leprechaun Limbo Mother Son Night OutLeprechaun Limbo 2014 Mother Son Night Out
Here’s something for all mothers and sons out there. The Leprechaun Limbo 2014 Mother Son Night Out is happening on March 8 in the spacious Southridge Sports Complex in Kennewick, WA. This year’s Leprechaun Limbo is collaborating with Ignite Youth Mentoring, so things are bound to be exciting.

Ignite Youth Mentoring
Ignite Youth Mentoring is a faith-based organization that aims to bring positive, safe, and encouraging adults and kids who are in need of quality role models together. They do this through a strong mentorship program that gives kids the role models they need – positive adults who could inspire them and help them make good choices.

Don’t Miss the Fun
This year, kids can look forward to a…

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Tri Cities Cancer Center Book Reading – Leading a Charmed LifeCancer is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. In Washington alone, an estimated 37,290 new cancer cases was projected last year. This figure goes to show how big a problem cancer is.

It’s a good thing that certain types of cancer can be treated. However, not many people know what to do or how they should react when diagnosed with the dreaded disease.

Book Reading for Cancer Awareness
So if you know someone, a friend or a member of the family, who has been diagnosed with cancer, invite them to join you on February 10, 2014 at the Tri Cities Cancer Center from 12 noon to 1PM for a book reading session entitled “Leading a Charmed Life” – My Journey through Cancer Treatment.

She’s a Survivor
Gayle Bittinger, a local author, will…

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Carbon Nation – A Documentary Film about Climate ChangeAre you looking for a fun activity to jumpstart your Valentine’s Day celebration? Then head out to Historic Downtown Kennewick for “Discover the Charms” on February 6, 7, and 8, from 11AM to 6PM.

Charms at the Downtown
Spend a few hours strolling through downtown Kennewick and visiting different businesses that are directly involved in the event. You just might be eligible to win gift certificates to downtown stores of your choice or take part in other draws for a chance to win amazing prizes.

The event kicks off at the lobby of the Downtown Kennewick Business Center. Entrance fee is $5.00, but you will receive a lovely charm bracelet along with a map of participating businesses. You could try collecting all 25 free charms from participating…

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Academy of Children’s Theatre Presents Heart for the ArtsThe Academy of Children’s Theatre or ACT will be holding a major fundraising event on February 8, 2014 at Red Lion Hotel Columbia Center in Kennewick, Wa. The highlight of the evening would be a tribute to Porky Thomsen.

Who Is Porky Thomsen?
Ralph “Porky” Thomsen is a farmer, spokesperson for Toyota, businessman, actor, and philanthropist. He’s described as a fun, wild, and crazy guy who wears many hats. However, it’s for his philanthropic activities that he is being honored with this year’s Heart for the Arts award.

Heart for the Arts
The Academy of Children’s Theatre gives the Heart for the Arts award yearly in honor of local people who have performed above and beyond to support the arts. Aside from the awarding ceremony, there will be…

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Mid-Columbia Mastersingers Concert – Unterseher and GesualdoOn February 21 at 7:30PM and February 22 at 3:00PM, the Mid-Columbia Mastersingers will present the third in their Perfect Pairing Concert Series.

Perfect Pairing #3
On both days, the work of Tri Cities’ composer, Reginald Unterseher, will be presented, along with a weeklong guest artist residency and an exciting new commission. Some top local singers will be featured in small group performances highlighting Unterseher’s music as it is paired with the works of innovative Rennaisance composer Carlo Gesualdo. There will also be a 30-minute “Behind the Music” talk before each concert.

Save the Date
The concert will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church on 520 S. Garfield St. Kennewick, Wa. Advance-purchase single tickets are available for $20 while…

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Kamiakin High School Presents William Shakespeare’s MacbethPlenty of Shakespearean plays are scheduled this month, and if you’re a big fan of William Shakespeare, you are in for a wonderful treat.

Mark Your Calendars
On February 7 at 7PM and February 8 at 2PM, Kamiakin High School’s Bravehouse Production Company will present their 2013-2014 winter play, Macbeth. If you can’t catch the play on said dates, don’t worry. The play is slated to run on February 13 and 14 at 7PM, too.

Macbeth in the 1920s
One of Shakespeare’s classics is given an exciting twist in Bravehouse Production Company’s presentation, as they set the story in the 1920s, when flappers, gangsters, and gun molls ruled. However, only the setting of the story changed. As the ultimate tale of ruthless ambition, this version of Macbeth will still…

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A Night with Cougar Football in KennewickHere’s something for all Cougar fans out there. On February 7, 2014, you’ll have the chance to get your first look at the 2014 Recruiting Class for Cougar Football.

Washington State Cougars’ 2013-2014 Season
The event, which will start at 5:30PM, will be hosted by former ESPN anchor Cindy Brunson. Washington State Cougars’ Athletic Director Bill Moos and Head Football Coach Mike Leach will join her. An exciting portion of the evening will be the video highlights and insight on the team’s newest members, which Coach Leach will gladly share.

Come with your friends and family and enjoy a night of good food and great drinks while you all look back at an exciting 2013 season and look forward to an even more exciting 2014 run.

Event Information
The event…

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