Ellensburg native, CWU grad and former Seattle Mariners pitcher Dave Heaverlo will be this year's special guest at the annual Yakima Youth Baseball/Yakima Beetles fundraising dinner and auction.

The event is scheduled for Saturday, March 24 at the Harman Center (65th & Summitview) in Yakima. An all-you-can-eat barbecue dinner will be provided by 'Kim's Got Smoke'. There will also be items up for bid in both a silent auction and live auction with R.L. Heaverlo.

Tickets are $35 and can van be purchased by calling Bruce at 509-945-0631