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Friday, November 21, 2014

Walla Walla Pop Up Art Gallery

Walla Walla Pop Up is hosting a holiday art sale November 28-30th at 1 W Alder Street in Walla Walla. Walla Walla Pop Up  is a art gallery that exhibits at least twice a year where available retail space is available. Participating artists contribute funds toward the space and assist with running the shop. Their business model allows them to make art accessible to the public and to help local artists sell their art.
The pop up gallery is open from 11am to 6pm. An opening reception will be held at 4pm on Friday November 28th.
Featured artists include:
Juventino Aranda, Charly Bloomquist, Rachelle Bruce, Ted Cox, Ursula Curran, Augusta Farnum, Daniel Forbes, Paul Good, Anne Haley, Tricia Harding, Margaret Jamison, Shari Klein, Ben Lerchin, Gary Meddaugh, Steve Miller, M'Lisse Moerk, Beverly Nash, Bill Rodgers, Rachel Smith, Charles Timm-Ballard, Margaret Walters, Lynn Woolson, Elberta Wood.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Walla Walla High School Drama Fall Performance

The Walla Walla High School drama students present their fall performance of Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing." This classic comedy will be presented in the round with more performances in a smaller venue. Kristin Vining will be performing her original piano music on the stage near the actors.
Much Ado About Nothing is known as one  of Shakespeare's best comedies. The characters portray a joyful plot celebrating the marriage of two couples.
The performance is being held at the Wa-Hi auditorium. Show times are 7pm, November 13-15 and 20-22 with 2pm matinees on November 15 and 22. Tickets can be purchased at the high school ASB office between 8am and 3pm or one hour before the show. Admission price is $12 for adults and $6 for students under 18 years of age.

Friday, November 7, 2014

Psychic Fair at Kirkman House Museum

Now at the Kirkman House Museum, Whispered Memories, a psychic fair, in recognition of  Victorian days. Shirley Scott will be putting on a group session at 2pm on Saturday, November 8th. The fee for the session is $20 per person.   Private consultations will be held from 10 am to 4pm. Each 20 minute session is $25. They will be held on a first come first serve basis. Participants can register online at kirkmanhousemuseum.org.
The Kirkman House Museum is located at 214 N. Colville Street in Walla Walla. Museum
hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday, 10 am to 2 pm.
Admission is $5 per person or  $20 for a family.
 

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Halloween 2014 Walla Walla Valley Events

Wondering what to do on Halloween in the Walla Walla Valley? Below are a few of the local events:

The Walla Walla Downtown Foundation Trick or Treating takes place from 3-5 p.m. in downtown Walla Walla. Kids are invited to stop by the Downtown merchants for a treat.


Trunk or Treat is taking place at the  Grace United Methodist Church, at 1520 Pleasant St., from 3-5pm in the west parking lot. 


Quail Run Retirement is hosting Safe Trick or Treating from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m at the Quail Run Retirement Center at 1701 Plaza Way.


The First Christian Church, at 518 S. Main St., Milton-Freewater is having a Trunk or Treat from 4-6pm. They will also have games, treats, hot dogs, chili, and apple cider.


The First Presbyterian Church of Walla Walla is having their annual Harvest Carnival at 4 p.m. They are located at 325 S. First Ave. in Walla Walla. The carnival will have games, prizes, candy, face-painting, popcorn, puppet shows, and photo bales. The Carnival is free for the whole family.


Trunk or Treating sponsored by the Key Club will be offered from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Walla Walla High School Science Parking lot, at 800 Abbott Road in Walla Walla. The admission  fee is canned food for donation to the Christian Aid Center Food Bank. 


The Walla Walla YMCA Halloween Spooktacular takes place from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the YMCA, located at 340 S. Park St. in Walla Walla.  The YMCA will offer trunk or treating, a haunted house, games and activities for all ages. Food trucks will be on site. Admission to this event is a canned food donation. 

A senior citizen Halloween costume party is taking place at Park Plaza Retirement Center from  7:30-9 p.m. They are located at 1400 Dalles Military Road.  There will be live music, and prizes for the Best Costume, door prizes, and refreshments. 525-6513.


Sapolil Cellars is hosting a Halloween Jam. 8-11 p.m. at 15 E Main St. in Walla Walla. There will be live music,  ghoulish drinks, and prizes for best costumes.


Main Street Studios in Walla Walla is having a Halloween costume party from 8pm to 2pm with music and dancing.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Walla Walla Symphony Project Trio Concert


 The Walla Walla Symphony presents Project Trio for a one night only concert on Saturday, November 8, 7:30pm at Main Street Studios in Downtown Walla Walla. Acclaimed as “packed with musicianship, joy, and surprise” by Downbeat Magazine and hailed for their “wide appeal, subversive humor and first-rate playing” by the Wall Street Journal, the Trio performs over 70 concerts a year, playing to fans of all ages in venues around the world. The group includes Gref Pattillo on flute, Eric Stephenson on cello, and Peter Seymour on bass. They perform a high-octane mix of jazz, hip-hop, and rock.

The Trio will also be performing a special concert for the Walla Walla public school students.

Tickets for the concert are $30 for adults and $15 for students. VIP tables for adults are available with table service and a glass of wine with ticket purchased at $50. Tickets can be purchase online at wwsymphony.org or by calling the Symphony office at 509-529-8020.

 

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Walla Walla Youth Indoor Soccer League


Youth Indoor Soccer Registration Open

 

Youth indoor soccer registration is open for the Walla Walla Parks and Recreation youth indoor soccer league.  The program is open to boys and girls in grades kindergarten through 8th grade.  Teams will be put together according to their grade and school they attend.  Play will be 5 on 5 and will begin with practices on Saturday, January 10th.   Practices will be one day per week and games will take place on Saturdays in local school gymnasiums.

Registration is $50 per youth. Participants must register by Wednesday, November 19th to avoid a late registration fee. For more information call Walla Walla Parks and Recreation at 509-527-4527 to register on-line at www.wwpr.us.


 

 

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Walla Walla Italian Heritage Association Annual Festa


The Italian Heritage Association Annual Festa is happening this Saturday, October 11th at the Walla Walla Fairgrounds in the Community building. The social hour begins at 5 pm with Italian Pastry sales. The Italian dinner goes from 6pm to 8:30pm and is being catered by Jacobi's CafĂ© along with the Walla Walla High School culinary class. Live music by the Bob Deccio band will perform after dinner until 9:30pm. Dinner Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for children 6-12 years of age. Tickets can be purchased by calling Bob Locati at 509-529-5354.