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Arts in brief for Friday, November 21.

Community college presents comedy

WALLA WALLA -- Walla Walla Community College's production of Cash on Delivery is Nov. 28-29 and Dec. 4-7.

The comedy is about a man who claims benefits from the government for tenants he makes up.

Cost is $8 for adults and $6 for students and seniors. Tickets are available at the door or call 509-527-4575.

Shows are at 8 p.m., except for the Dec. 7 matinee at 2 p.m.

The college is at 500 Tausick Way.

Bake sale to raise money for hospital

Three Rivers Children's Hospital Guild annual bake sale is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 21 at Hapo Credit Union, 601 Williams Blvd., Richland.

A delicious selection of baked goods will be on hand. Proceeds from the event will benefit the uncompensated care program at Children's Hospital in Seattle.

Deadlines loom for Hermiston events

HERMISTON -- The 10th annual Festival of Lights Parade and Bazaar will be at the Umatilla County Fairgrounds in Hermiston from Nov. 28-Dec. 20.

Festival hours are from 5 to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and from 5 to 8 p.m. Sundays. Admission is free.

Applicants for the parade must return applications to the fair office no later than 5 p.m. Nov. 25. Applicants for the bazaar tables must return applications by Nov. 21. Vendor tables cost $20 per weekend or $75 for all 11 nights. To get an application, call 541-567-6121 or visit www.co.umatilla.or.us/lights.htm.

Stars on Ice tickets go on sale Nov. 21

Tickets go on sale Nov. 21 for the Stars On Ice show, which is scheduled for Jan. 23 at the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena.

Tickets cost from $25 to $115 and are available at www.ticketswest.com or call 800-325-SEAT.

Native American Month celebration Nov. 22

The Mid-Columbia Library in Kennewick will celebrate Native American Month with a cultural program from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 22 at the main branch of the library, 1620 S. Union St.

The event is free and includes storytelling as well as demonstrations on beading, basketry, arts and crafts, flint knapping, traditional foods, tule mats and cording.

For more information, call 737-6365.

Concert to raise funds for student trip to N.Y.

An A Cappella Festival to raise money for a Richland High choir trip to New York this spring is at 7 p.m. Nov. 22 at the school at 930 Long Ave. The choir will perform at Carnegie Hall during the trip.

Tickets for the festival cost $8 for adults, $5 for students or $3 with an ASB card.

It'll include performances by the barbershop quartet DucTTape, the Akafellas from Olympia and The Broadway Babes, a trio of sisters who perform doo-wop and show tunes. Ensembles from Richland High's chamber choir also will perform.

For more information, call 967-6535 or e-mail greg.fryhling@rsd.edu.

Columbia Chorale concert Nov. 23

The Columbia Chorale will hold Red, White and Blue Wheat: A Harvest of American Songs concert starting at 3 p.m. Nov. 23 at the First Presbyterian Church, 2001 W. Kennewick Ave.

Featured music will include American folk songs and traditional hymns, as well as a selection of music by American composers Aaron Copland, Stephen Foster and others.

Admission is free, but donations are welcome.

'Nutcracker' tickets available for purchase

Tickets are on sale for the Mid-Columbia Ballet's production of The Nutcracker set for Dec. 12-14.

Tickets cost $22 for adults, $17 for students and seniors and $12 for children 12 and under. Tickets are available at Dance Boutique, 21 Aaron Drive, Richland, at www.midcolumbiaballet.org or by calling 946-5417.

Performances are at 7 p.m. Dec. 12, 2 and 7 p.m. Dec. 13, and 2 p.m. Dec. 14.

The show is at the Richland High auditorium, 930 Long Ave.

Toy Train Christmas to start Nov. 29

TOPPENISH -- The Toy Train Christmas show starts Nov. 29 at the Northern Pacific Railway Museum in Toppenish.

Hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 29, Dec. 6, 13-14 and 20-21.

The museum is at 10 Asotin Ave., off Interstate 82 at exit 50. Admission is $6 for adults and $4 for kids 12 and younger.

For more information, call 509-865-2409.

Symphony performs Nov. 30 in Kennewick

The Mid-Columbia Symphony will present its Celebrate Christmas concerts starting at 3 p.m. Nov. 30 at the Three Rivers Convention Center in Kennewick.

Admission is $15 for adults, $10 for ages 5-18 or $40 for a family package. For tickets, call 943-6602.

ACT auditions planned Dec. 8-9 in Richland

Auditions for Ramona Quimby, presented by the Academy of Children's Theatre, are Dec. 8-9 at the ACT studio, 213 Wellsian Way, Richland.

Roles are available for fourth-graders through adults. Auditioners should come prepared for a cold reading. Call 943-6027 to schedule an audition appointment.

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