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What to do around Wenatchee in October

By on September 27, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

NCW BLUES JAM, every second and fourth Monday. Riverside Pub. Sign up starts at 6:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Wenatchee Paddle Club, every Tuesday, 9 a.m. open paddle, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 a.m. masters crew rowing, Wednesdays, 6 … Continue reading

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24 days of paddling to reach the Arctic Ocean

By on September 27, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
24 days of paddling to reach the Arctic Ocean

Environmental Film and Lecture series: Coppermine River Trip, 10/17/2017,  7 pm, Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center, $5 donation. Info: cdlandtrust.org. In late July of 2016, four men from Wenatchee pushed off from the shore of Point Lake in Canada’s … Continue reading

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Will Wenatchee buy into Glengarry Glen Ross?

By on August 29, 2017 in Events with 1 Comment
Will Wenatchee buy into Glengarry Glen Ross?

Mission Creek Players upcoming production of Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet is no play for children, said producer Terry Sloan. It was chosen by long time Mission Creek Player’s Co-founder Kathy Z. Smithson, director, because it is a gritty … Continue reading

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What to do in Wenatchee in September

By on August 29, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
What to do in Wenatchee in September

NCW BLUES JAM, every second and fourth Monday. Riverside Pub. Sign up starts at 6:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Wenatchee Paddle Club, every Tuesday, 9 a.m. open paddle, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 a.m. masters crew rowing, Wednesdays, 6 … Continue reading

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Wenatchee Naturalist: Learn about local plants, animals and ecosystem

By on August 29, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

Registration is underway for the 12-week fall Wenatchee Naturalist Course at Wenatchee Valley College Continuing Education Program. Susan Ballinger is the designer and instructor of Wenatchee Naturalist learning community, a partnership program of the college with Chelan-Douglas Land Trust. During … Continue reading

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Quilt and fiber art fest Sept. 8 & 9

By on August 29, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
Quilt and fiber art fest Sept. 8 & 9

The North Central Washington Quilt and Fiber Art Festival, Sept. 8 and 9 at the Town Toyota Center in Wenatchee, will feature a wide array of work made by the area’s quilters and fiber artists. The new annual event takes … Continue reading

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Chelan Tour of Homes and Art Show: Sept. 16

By on August 29, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
Chelan Tour of Homes and Art Show: Sept. 16

Chelan Community Hospital’s annual Tour of Homes as well as its related art show at Tsillan Cellars not only showcases the work of architects, builders and artists, it may save lives. For 70 years, Guild B has been a booster … Continue reading

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What to do in the Wenatchee area for August

By on July 25, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
What to do in the Wenatchee area for August

NCW BLUES JAM, every second and fourth Monday. Riverside Pub. Sign up starts at 6:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Wenatchee Paddle Club, every Tuesday, 9 a.m. open paddle, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 a.m. masters crew rowing, Wednesdays, 6 … Continue reading

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What to do in Wenatchee area for July

By on June 28, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
What to do in Wenatchee area for July

NCW BLUES JAM, every second and fourth Monday. Riverside Pub. Sign up starts at 6:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Wenatchee Paddle Club, every Tuesday, 9 a.m. open paddle, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 a.m. masters crew rowing, Wednesdays, 6 … Continue reading

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What to do in the Wenatchee Area for June

By on May 31, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
What to do in the Wenatchee Area for June

NCW BLUES JAM, every second and fourth Monday. Riverside Pub. Sign up starts at 6:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Wenatchee Paddle Club, every Tuesday, 9 a.m. open paddle, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 a.m. masters crew rowing, Wednesdays, 6 … Continue reading

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What to do in the Wenatchee area for May

By on April 26, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

NCW BLUES JAM, every second and fourth Monday. Riverside Pub. Sign up starts at 6:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Wenatchee Paddle Club, every Tuesday, 9 a.m. open paddle, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 a.m. masters crew rowing, Wednesdays, 6 … Continue reading

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Life is a cycle: learn about bike commuting

By on April 26, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

A special “group ride” is scheduled in May for anyone curious about bike commuting around Wenatchee. Hosted by the City of Wenatchee, Cascade Subaru and My City Bikes, Life is a Cycle allows beginner bike commuters to experience the community’s … Continue reading

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BEING MORTAL: What matters at the end

By on April 26, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

What matters near the end of life will be discussed by a local panel in May during a conversation on the reality of Being Mortal. This conversation will be May 20, from 9 a.m. to noon at Wenatchee’s Saddlerock Evangelical … Continue reading

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What to do around Wenatchee for April

By on March 28, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

NCW BLUES JAM, every second and fourth Monday. Riverside Pub. Sign up starts at 6:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. Weekly Club Runs, every Thursday check in between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. at Pybus Public Market south entrance. Either … Continue reading

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Unwind & Explore in Chelan

By on March 28, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

Spirals, GoLakeChelan and Historic Downtown Chelan have come together to create a weekend of joy, well-being and personal empowerment. “Our intention is to connect you to those who have a passion to help others move forward, explore and create,” said … Continue reading

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Fun: Quick picks for changeable March

By on February 22, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

March is a month with variety — chilly winds gusting off snowy peaks at one moment, promising warming sunlight at another. This month’s calendar of activities is full of quick changes too — with lego fun, menacing pirates, thoughtful documentaries, … Continue reading

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Junior Service League of Wenatchee events

By on February 22, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

The Junior Service League of Wenatchee has two other events coming up. • Prom Dress Giveaway. JSLW members have collected nearly 500 new or gently used prom dresses. Bella Sera also made a donation of 99 brand-new dresses valued at over … Continue reading

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What to do in Wenatchee area for March

By on February 22, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

Write on the River, writing contest: 1,000 word limit, $100 cash prize. No entry fee. High school and running start eligible. Judges are five local authors and writing professionals. Deadline: March 31. Info: writeontheriver.org. Weekly Club Runs, every Thursday check … Continue reading

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Go Fly a kite in Entiat March 18

By on February 22, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments

The Seventh Annual Entiat Kite Festival, “The Rites of String,” will be held at the Kiwanis Park in Entiat along Highway 97A on Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Last year’s festival had participants of all ages … Continue reading

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Editor’s notes: Too fast to be known

By on January 25, 2017 in Articles, Events with 0 Comments
Editor’s notes: Too fast to be known

Over a Friday lunch of clam chowder and beer bread at a local restaurant, a friend and I were talking about — of all things — how our TV viewing habits have changed. “I laughed the first time I read … Continue reading

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Short February still offers plenty to do

By on January 25, 2017 in Events with 0 Comments
Short February still offers plenty to do

Hot and cold runs February. Cold on the outside, hot on the inside. This month still offers plenty of snow fun — such as a low-cost guided snowshoe hike around Squilchuck State Park — with a touch of the hot, … Continue reading

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Learn about all 4 seasons of gardening in NCW

By on January 25, 2017 in Articles, Events with 0 Comments

Have you ever wanted a guided tour through the growing season? So many gardeners wonder: “When do I do this? Is it time for that already?” Your questions will be answered during a new, free series of seminars to be … Continue reading

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El Sendero Backcountry Film Festival

By on November 28, 2016 in Events, Outdoor Fun, Sports & Recreation with 0 Comments

Celebrates 12 years of the Snow Less Traveled DECEMBER 14, 2016 Wenatchee, Washington Numerica Performing Arts Center – 7pm Wenatchee, WA — Each year in December El Sendero hosts the Backcountry Film Festival. This year the Film Festival celebrates its … Continue reading

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Contest!: What as your best day in 2016?

By on October 28, 2016 in Events with 0 Comments
Contest!: What as your best day in 2016?

Tell us a story about your best day in the past year, and perhaps win a $100 gift certificate. Did you climb a mountain, check off an item on your bucket list, cross an ocean, hold a new life in … Continue reading

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Event: Winter sports gear swap

By on October 25, 2016 in Events with 0 Comments

MRST Gear Swap 2016! Location: Arlberg’s Parking Lot Date: Saturday, Nov. 5th, 2016 Seller Set Up: 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM Open to Customers: 9:00 AM to noon Cost of a Parking Space Sized Booth: $50.00 Reserve booth here:  https://mrst.us/ski-swap/ Cost of Admission: $5.00 per person or $10.00 … Continue reading

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Coming up: Harvest fest Sept. 17

By on September 14, 2016 in Events, Outdoor Fun, Wine with 0 Comments

Downtown Wenatchee— Saturday, September 17th will mark the 15th anniversary of the annual downtown harvest festival. This fun filled community and family event will span three city blocks in downtown, from Wenatchee Ave and 2nd Street to Wenatchee Ave and … Continue reading

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Fun: North Country Bluegrass Band Live in Downtown Wenatchee

By on September 1, 2016 in Events with 0 Comments

 One of the premier traditional bluegrass bands from the Northwest is coming to Downtown Wenatchee. Seattle five piece NORTH COUNTRY BLUEGRASS BAND will perform September 17 at the Wenatchee Harvest Festival followed by a showcase at the Numerica Performing Arts … Continue reading

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Annual Back to School Health Fair

By on July 25, 2016 in Articles, Events with 0 Comments

Free backpacks and school supplies for school-aged children  Monday, July 25, 2016: Wenatchee, WA:  Columbia Valley Community Health (CVCH) is holding its annual Back to School Health Fair on Saturday, August 6 from 9am – 12pm in the parking lot … Continue reading

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Entiat summerfest/rods on the river June 18

By on June 16, 2016 in Events, Outdoor Fun with 0 Comments

Entiat City Park will be rocking with this year’s Summerfest/Rods on the River on June 18, sponsored by the Entiat Valley Chamber of Commerce. The annual event will begin at 10 a.m. with a grand parade starting at Entiat’s Fire … Continue reading

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Coming event: Spring Tea at the Wells House

By on April 29, 2016 in Events with 0 Comments

The Wells House Committee announces the 3rd Annual “Spring Tea” on Saturday, May 14,  beginning at 1 p.m. This year’s event will feature a “Downton Abbey” theme accenting Wenatchee’s castle in extravaganza style and elegance. Guests are encouraged to “dress … Continue reading

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