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USO Show
USO Show 
Veterans Day falls on 11-11-11 this year. What better
time to celebrate with a USO show! Guest artist Leonard
Piggee and the Yakima Symphony Chorus with Director Scott Peterson will be teaming up again to honor our troops. Peterson and Piggee performed together in "real" USO shows on a 1974 USO tour which included Korea, Japan, Okinawa, Taiwan, the Philippine Islands, and Guam.
Head Over Heels

Head Over Heels Over Heels
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Membership PartyA Special After-Hours Party Held Throughout the Museum 

Thursday, October 27, 2011


Come and see all the changes that will be completed just in time for this event:
  • New American Indian Collections exhibit, installed through the generous support of the Yakima Valley Community Foundation.
  • 100 new pairs of shoes in the Head Over Heels Over Heels exhibit exchanged by guest collector David Childs.
  • New model dwellings in the Yakamas at Home exhibit.
  • Recent donation of the newly refurbished McWhorter Sheepwagon.
  • And many more exciting updates and changes.

If you are a museum member, or are interested in becoming a member, this is your opportunity to see all the exciting things happening at your museum. Join or renew your membership while you are here.


We will also use this occassion to honor our hardworking volunteers, who dedicate their time and effort to all areas of the museum's operations. And there will be a quick annual membership meeting at 6:00.


This event is free and open to all, but please R.S.V.P. at 248-0747 by October 21.

Red into Black V
Red into Black V
Thursday, November 17, 2011

Milk bottles, Moxee and Memories
Milk bottles, Moxee and Memories

To access our full Fall 2011 newsletter in PDF format,
 download it here.

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