WALLA WALLA -- Universal Children's Day will be celebrated from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Saturday in the fellowship hall at First Congregational Church, 73 S. Palouse St.
The day is meant to raise awareness of the most pressing needs children face today. The free event will include a candlelight vigil, cocoa, cookies and a children's art activity.
The local gathering is sponsored by Children's Home Society of Washington and Exchange Club of Walla Walla. For more information call 529-2130.