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Arts in brief for Friday, October 10.

Experience Hendrix tour tickets available

SPOKANE -- Tickets are now on sale for the Experience Hendrix Tribute Tour, which stops Nov. 5 at Spokane's INB Performing Arts Center.

Cost is from $49.50 to $69.50 with tickets available at

Tri-City native Jill Cohn performs concert Oct. 10

Tri-City native Jill Cohn performs a concert starting at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 10 at All Saints Episcopal Church, 1322 Kimball Ave., Richland.

Cohn is a guitarist, pianist, singer and songwriter who currently lives in the Seattle area. The concert features songs off her latest CD, Mexico City, which reflect the two years she lived there.

Keyboard Magazine compares Cohn's music to Sarah McLachlan and Joni Mitchell, a contemporary folk and pop sound.

Admission is $8 for adults and $6 for students. Tickets are available at the door. The concert is open to all ages.

Waitsburg celebrating Oktoberfest on Oct. 11

WAITSBURG -- The Whetstone Oktoberfest is from noon to 4 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Whetstone Public House in Waitsburg.

There will be varieties of beer to sample, German foodstuffs and lively music planned throughout the afternoon.

Admission is $18 at the door. The event is for the 21 and older crowd only. For more information, call 509-337-6088 or e-mail

Dayton art walk on tap Oct. 11-12 in downtown

DAYTON -- Dayton on Tour Art Walk is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 11-12 in downtown.

Festivities include a raku demonstration by Robbie Zimmerman, handmade canoes by David Gloor, and a plethora of arts and crafts booths to mosey through. There is no admission fee.

Also part of the event will be a historic home tour Oct. 12. Cost is $10. Call 800-882-6299 for times. Information also is available at

Festival Oct. 11-13 at Maryhill Winery

GOLDENDALE -- The Maryhill Winery Harvest Festival is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 11-13 at the winery on Highway 14 near Goldendale.

There will be live music, grape stomping, barbecue and more happening throughout the three-day event.

Admission is free.

Artists can submit for Auburn displays

AUBURN -- The city of Auburn has issued a call to artists to submit two-dimensional work to be displayed at three gallery spaces in 2009.

Deadline to submit entries is Oct. 13 and all types of art mediums are welcome.

Submission guidelines are available at or call 253-931-3043.

Oregon East Symphony director Woods resigns

PENDLETON -- Kenneth Woods, the conductor for the Oregon East Symphony, announced his resignation last week effective at the end of the 2008-09 season.

Woods has been the music director for OES since 1999, continuing that post by commuting from Wales in Great Britain after relocating there in 2003.

Music clinic, concert Oct. 16-17 in Yakima

YAKIMA -- A music clinic and concert, performed by Jerry Gonzalez, is planned Oct. 16-17 in Yakima.

The clinic is at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 16 in Kendall Hall at Yakima Valley Community College, South 16th Avenue and Nob Hill Boulevard. The workshop is free.

On Oct. 17, Gonzalez and the Fort Apache Band perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Fall Music Festival at The Seasons Performance Hall, 101 N. Naches Ave. Cost is $20. Tickets are available at or call 888-723-7660.

Dance Class planning free dance day Oct. 25

The Dance Class will hold a free dance day for kids ages 6 and older from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 25 at the studio, 417 Wright Ave., Richland.

Dance styles that will be featured include jazz, tap, hip-hop and musical theater.

To register, call 943-3871.

Old Hotel Art Gallery featuring quilt collection

OTHELLO -- It'll be quilts, quilts and more quilts through October at the Old Hotel Art Gallery in Othello.

The quilt collection was created by Walter Lewis of Othello who began crafting them as a hobby several years ago. He's won many awards for his creations, including first place at the Adams County Fair for two of his wall hangings.

The Old Hotel Art Gallery is at 33 E. Larch St. in downtown. Gallery hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. The gallery also features a caboose museum. Admission is free.