|Holiday Open House & Victorian Christmas
Celebrate the holiday season at the Yakima
Saturday, December 6, 2008
Come to the Museum Open House and enjoy performances in the Neon Garden.
Sunday December 7, 2008
Yakima Youth Symphony
Yakima Children's Choir
Melody Lane Singers
A Victorian Christmas
Step into the cozy atmosphere of the Gilbert House as we celebrate a
Victorian Christmas. Guests entering the home will be transported back
in time, through the sites, sounds, and smells of a Victorian home
during the holiday season.
1:00 - 4:00 pm
2109 West Yakima Avenue
Christmas Tree Candle Lighting
1:15, 2:15, 3:15 pm
Quilt Raffle Drawing
The Journey of the Italians in America
|On the evening of Monday, December 8, the Yakima Valley Museum and Yakima's Sons of Italy group will host professor and author Vincenza Scarpaci, who is touring her new book The Journey of Italians In America. Scarpaci visited Yakima three years ago while gathering stories and images for her book, which includes some Yakima Valley Italian-Americans.
The talk begins at 7 P.M. and will be followed by a book-signing and refreshments. Admission is free.
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