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Arts in brief for Friday, October 3.

Visit Walla Walla for Art Walk on Oct. 3

WALLA WALLA -- The Walla Walla Art Walk is from 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 3.

Several galleries, artists studios and museums in the downtown area will feature the works of local, national and international artists.

There is no charge to any of the venues. Maps for the self-guided tours are available at most stores in the historic business district of downtown Walla Walla.

Folk Dancers Festival Oct. 4 at Richland center

The Tri-City International Folk Dancers Festival starts at 7 p.m. Oct. 4 in the Richland Community Center, 500 Howard Amon Drive.

Admission is free and open to all ages.

There will be a special dance exhibition by international folk dancer Lee Otterholt, who was one of the choreographers at the 1994 winter Olympics in Norway.

Kitchen Tour planned Oct. 5 in Walla Walla

WALLA WALLA -- The annual Kitchen Tour is from noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 5.

The event starts at the Destination Grill at 416 N. Second Ave. Tour guide maps will be available at the restaurant to direct people to the next site on the tour.

Cost is $20. Tickets are available at Earthlight Books, Bright's Candy or the Destination Grill, all in downtown Walla Walla.

Audubon event Oct. 7 at Whitman Mission

WALLA WALLA -- You don't have to be a mountain climber or wilderness trekker to enjoy birds, according to the Blue Mountain Audubon Society.

Outdoor lovers can join bird specialist Mike Denny for a casual stroll on the flat, paved paths of Whitman Mission for a look at fall's migrating birds.

The event is free and starts at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 7 at the Whitman Mission, off Highway 12 about seven miles out of Walla Walla.

Living Room Church inviting musicians

If you're looking for an outlet to voice your musical talent, then you might want to take part in the auditions Oct. 13 at the Living Room Church, 711 W. Vineyard Drive, Kennewick.

Monte Ingersoll, Mel Haug and Keith Bennett invite all area musicians and singers looking for a venue to celebrate their faith starting at 7 p.m.

The veterans musicians are looking for musicians and singers interested in performing edgy, out of the box music.

For more information, call 582-4818.

Jill Cohn performs Oct. 10 in Richland

Former Tri-City musician Jill Cohn returns home for a free concert starting at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 10 at All Saints Episcopal Church, 1322 Kimball Ave., Richland.

Cohn, who lives in Seattle, is a singer, songwriter and guitarist who has released eight CDs during the past decade. Her latest release, Mexico City, was inspired by her visit to the city last year.

Admission is $8 for adults and $6 for students.

African Children's Choir performing Oct. 12

The African Children's Choir will perform a concert at 7 p.m. Oct. 12 in the Art Fuller Auditorium at Kennewick High School.

There is no admission to the concert.

The choir, which has earned international recognition, is made up of 26 Ugandan children from ages 7 to 12.

During the past two decades, the choirs have appeared on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Focus on the Family and CBS This Morning.

Historic Home Tour planned in Dayton

DAYTON -- Dayton's Historic Home Tour is from noon to 4:30 p.m. Oct. 12 in the downtown area.

Cost is $10. The tour starts at the historic Dayton Depot at 222 E. Commercial St.

The home tour will blend with the town's art walk, which features local and regional artists.

For more information, call 509-382-2026.