TRI-CITIES, Wash. — Northwest Public Radio staff plan a public reception for their listeners from 6-9 p.m. March 2 at Pasco’s Doubletree Hotel.

A number of NWPR announcers, including classical music host Robin Rilette, “Morning Edition” host Gillian Coldsnow and “All Things Considered” host Sueann Ramella, will be on hand with station manager Roger Johnson and account executive Catherine Lenox.

The reception will include refreshments and classical music performed by members of the Mid-Columbia Symphony Orchestra.

NWPR, licensed to Washington State University in Pullman, broadcasts news and fine arts programming to portions of Washington, Idaho, Oregon and British Columbia.

More information about NWPR is available on-line at www.nwpr.org.