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What to do around Wenatchee in March

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Write on the River writers competition is open. Categories are fiction and nonfiction, 1,000 word limit. March 16 deadline. More info and entry form: writeontheriver.org/2018-writers-competition.

Homegrown County Jam, every first and third Monday, 7 – 10 p.m. Riverside Pub.

NCW BLUES JAM, every second and fourth Monday. 7 – 10 p.m.  Riverside Pub.

Wenatchee Paddle Club, every Tuesday, 9 a.m. open paddle, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 a.m. masters crew rowing, Wednesdays, 6 p.m. novice kayak paddle group, Saturdays, 7 a.m. masters crew rowing. Info: wenatcheepaddle.org.

Weekly Club Runs, every Thursday check in between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. at Pybus Public Market south entrance. Either a 5k or 10k walk or run on the Apple Capital Recreation Loop Trail. Complete 10 weekly runs and receive a free shirt. Cost: free (other than a smile).

2 Left Feet, every Thursday, 7 – 9 p.m. 2 Left Feet is a loose organization of local dance enthusiasts who would like to see more dancing in the Wenatchee Valley. Beginner lesson at the top of the hour followed by carefree social dancing. No partner necessary to join in the fun. Dance style will be 1940s swing with a bit of salsa, blues, waltz or tango thrown in. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Game Night, every 4th Friday. Board games, card games or any games you bring. Open to families and all ages. Hosted by Pacific Crest Church. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Wenatchee Farmers Market comes indoors, every Saturday, 9 a.m.  – 2 p.m. Pybus Public Market.

Jam at the Crow, 7 – 10 p.m. Every first Sunday. The Club Crow in Cashmere, 108 1/2 Cottage Ave. Cost: free.

Leavenworth Winter Sports Club: Reverse Thursdays, 3/1, 8, 15, 22, 29, all day. Take in the view of Icicle River Trails in the opposite direction. This is a fun way to feel like you are skiing a whole new trail. Icicle River Trail Head, 7505 Cyo Road. Info: skileavenworth.com.

Tourism summit and workshop, 3/1, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Prepare your business for the unexpected. Can your business bounce back from the impact of an earthquake, fire or severe weather storm? Tristan Allen with the Washington Emergency Management Division will address these issues and present a step-by-step business continuity planning workshop, including how to prepare and respond to unforeseen natural and man-made disasters. Confluence Technology Center. Info: ADMIN@NCWEDD.com.

Writing for Clarity, 3/1, 8, 15, 22, 1:15 – 2:30 p.m. Do you want to get your life on track, sort out past troubles or plan for new undertakings? Writing by hand is a scientifically proven method of sorting our mental mayhem. Pybus Public Market. Info: Pat Turner, 884-6955.

Sip and Paint, 3/1, 6 – 8 p.m. A relaxing and fun night to learn to paint step by step alongside your friends. All supplies provided to complete your Two Birds masterpiece. Acrylic painting on 11×14 canvas. No experience necessary. Light fare, beer and wine available. Mountain Springs Lodge, Leavenworth. Cost: $30. Info: mtsprings.com.

First Friday Events include:

*Two Rivers Art Gallery, 3/2, 5 – 8 p.m. Celebrating our 9th anniversary with our members show. Wines by Gingko Forest Winery. Music by Suzanne Grassell. Complimentary refreshments. 102 N Columbia, Wenatchee. Cost: free. Info: 2riversgallery.com.

*Tumbleweed Bead Co., 3/2, 5-7 p.m. Refreshments served. 105 Palouse St. Cost: free. Info: tumbleweedbeadco.com.

*Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center, 3/2, 5. – 8 p.m. Light refreshments. Info: Wenatchee.org.

*Robert Graves Gallery, 3/2, 5 – 7 p.m. Cameron Anne Mason and Eva Isaksen. Info: robertgravesgallery.org.

*Mela, 3/2, 5 – 8 p.m. Adele Little Cammerer, Karen Dean, Kasey Koski, Marti Lyttle, Cynthia Neely, Alessandra Piro, Sheryl Smith and Niki Stewart share work that responds to the theme 220 in Black and White. Showing until 4/2. 17 N. Wenatchee Ave. Cost: free.

Slim Chance, 3/2, 6 – 8 p.m. Fun country/western style music. Live on the rail car. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Mobile Meals of Wenatchee Spring Variety Show, 3/2, 7 p.m. Featuring Mariachi Huenachi, Wenatchee Apollo Club, Levi Watts, Fabulous Feet Dance Studio, CRMC Ukulele Group, Acro Gals, DBB – Bongo Brothers, Cody Laine, Guys and Dolls, and more. Numerica Performing Arts Center. Cost: $12. Info: numericapac.org.

Special Olympics Winter Games, 3/2 – 4.  Alpine and snowboarding. Opening ceremonies 7 p.m. March 2 at Town Toyota Center; competitions 7:45 a.m. – 5 p.m. March 3 at various locations; victory dance 7:30 p.m. March 3; competitions 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. March 4. Info: http://specialolympicswashington.org.

Nick’s Bricks… A day of Lego Play, 3/3, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. In memory of Nickolas H. Vitulli. Music, prizes, snacks, Lego displays and demos, Lego robotic demos and Lego jewelry making. Legos will be provided for a day of play. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Burlesque 101 Class by The Atomic Bombshells, 3/3, 1:30 p.m. Have a blast learning how to shimmy, shake, bump and grind from the stars themselves. This 90 minute class will include a brief discussion on the history of burlesque as an art form, along with some simple but effective burlesque moves. Ages 18 and older and all genders welcome. Numerica Performing Arts Center. Cost: $35. Info: numericapac.org.

Mandy Harvey, 3/3, 7 p.m. The amazing jazz singer and song writer, who happens to be deaf, returns to the Snowy Owl Theater. Cost: $32 advance or $35 at the door. Info: icicle.org.

Columbia Chorale presents An American Panorama, 3/3, 7 p.m. A concert of music representing American composers from the 18th century to the present, including William Billings, Stephen Foster, Aaron Copland, Randall Thompson, James Mulholland, Gilbert Martin, Seth Houston, Eric Whitaker, Vijay Singh and our very own resident composer, Ron Lodge. Grace Lutheran Church. Cost: $8 – 15. Info: numericapac.org.

The Atomic Bombshells, 3/3, 7:30 p.m. Get ready to have your socks knocked off by The Atomic Bombshells, Seattle’s internationally celebrated, polished and perfectly-choreographed, professional burlesque troupe, as they present a show that celebrates the feminine form with good humor and style. Numerica Performing Arts Center. Cost: $27 – $31. Info: numericapac.org.

Bakke Cup, 3/4, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Alpine GS, ski jumping, and Nordic. All children are welcome to participate and all proceeds will benefit Junior Alpine Team. Ski Hill Dr. Leavenworth.

The Met: Live in HD: Tosca, 3/4, 2 p.m. Rivaling the splendor of Franco Zeffirelli’s Napoleonic-era sets and costumes, Sir David McVicar’s ravishing new production offers a splendid backdrop for extraordinary singing. Sonya Yoncheva stars as the title prima donna alongside Vittorio Grigolo and Bryn Terfel.  Emmanuel Villaume conducts. Snowy Owl Theater. Cost: $22 advance or $24 at the door. Info: icicle.org.

Escape to Paradise, 3/4, 3:30 p.m. Annual fundraiser for Leavenworth Rotary Club. Live auction, silent auction, raffle items, buffet and dessert dash. Leavenworth Festhalle. Win a trip to Hawaii. Cost: $50, raffle tickets $10. Info: leaveworthrotaryfest.com.

Leavenworth Empty Bowls artist showcase and gala reception, 3/4, 5:30 p.m. A fun evening of art, wine, appetizers and music by Brian Bohman and a first look at the 2018 Empty Bowls Auction Artists bowls. Meet the artists and potters. Raffle by Gala only items. Upper Valley Mend, 8977 North Rd, Peshastin. Cost: $20 suggested donation at the door includes 1 glass of wine. Info: uvmend.org.

Fly Tying Evening Series, 3/ 6, 13, 20, 6:30 – 8 p.m. Do you fly fish? Would you like to fly fish? You need flies. Come learn the basics of fly tying to make you a success as you fish our local rivers. Provided by the Wenatchee Valley Fly Fishers and assisted by Trout Unlimited. Learn about fly fishing equipment, philosophy and the basic entomological connections between aquatic food sources and local fish. Wenatchee River Institute. Cost: $50. Info: wenatcheeriverinstitute.org/events/fly-tying-evening-series.

Pybus University: Pack Light and Travel Safe, 3/6, 7 p.m. Instructor Carrie Carpenter. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Leavenworth Empty Bowls Artist Bowls Auction, 3/7-21, 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. Online auction of bowls and platters hand painted by local artists. Info: uvmend.org/community-cupboard.

The Wedding Singer, 3/8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 7:30 p.m. 3/10, 17, 2 p.m. Go back in time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up and a wedding singer might just be the coolest guy in the room. Wenatchee High School music department performs live. Wenatchee High School auditorium. Cost: $15, $10 for students and seniors. Info: numericapac.org.

KPQ Home Expo, 3/9, noon – 7 p.m., 3/10, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., 3/11, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Annual show featuring vendors from all over the Pacific Northwest. Town Toyota Center. Info: towntoyotacenter.com.

Hillside House Concerts, 3/9, 7 p.m. Vicci Martinez performs. Madeleine Vandel opening. Hillside House Concerts present unique musical experiences in the foothills of the Enchantment Wilderness in Leavenworth. Cost: $40. Reservations: mshendricks@hotmail.com.

Firewise Day, 3/10, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Learn to be prepared for a wildland fire that may threaten loved ones, homes and businesses. Many different local organizations will be on hand to teach and demonstrate actions that can be taken before a fire threatens ones property. Learn how to be prepared and what to have ready in case an emergency evacuation is necessary. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

White River Snowshoe Hike, 3/10, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Join wildlife biologist Heather Murphy for a naturalist’s snowshoe tour of the White River. Heather will discuss this special area’s importance to forests, birds, mammals and salmon. Stops on the tour will also highlight the American Indian and historical use of the land and current conservation projects. Carpool from Leavenworth park and ride. Must reserve spot: hilary@cdlandtrust.org or 667-9708. Info: cdlandtrust.org.

The Met: live in HD: Semiramide, 3/10, 9:55 a.m. Rossini’s masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance — its first in nearly 25 years — with Maurizio Benini on the podium. The all-star bel canto cast features Angela Meade in the title role of the murderous Queen of Babylon, who squares off in breathtaking duets with Arsace, a trouser role sung by Elizabeth DeShong. Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, and Ryan Speedo Green complete the stellar cast. Snowy Owl Theater. Cost: $22 advance or $24 at the door. Info: icicle.org.

Photography 101 workshop, 3/10, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This day class will get you out of automatic mode and comfortable using your manual settings. Learn the fundamentals of ISO, F-stop, focus, depth of field, shutter speed, white balance and angle of view. From there you can learn how to start shooting artistically, diving into each of the elements of composition. The main purpose of photography and video is to tell a great story. Instructor Charley Voorhis. DSLR or mirrorless camera body required. Cost: $99. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Wenatchee Valley Empty Bowls and bread dinner, 3/10, 5 p.m. At the dinner you will have the bowl you painted returned to you with soup and bread donated by local restaurants inside. You will also be able to bid on donated silent auction items, engage in conversations about food insecurity and hunger relief, and enjoy being surrounded by other members of the community. At the end of the night, take home your bowl as a reminder of all the bowls that too often go empty in our two counties. For anyone who was unable to attend a painting but would still like to attend the dinner, just show up and give a $5 donation at the door in exchange for a bowl of warm soup and bread. Or give a $10 donation and take home one of the extra pre-painted ceramic bowls we have to choose from. Wenatchee High School.

Sage Gala, 3/10, 6 – 9 p.m. Enchanted Evening Gala dinner and auction to end violence in our community. BPOE Grand Ballroom, 27 S Chelan. Cost: $100 single, $150 for two. Info: findsafety.org.

Miss East Cascade Scholarship Pageant, 3/10, 7 p.m. Participants from Douglas, Chelan, Okanogan and Kittitas counties receives in-depth development training in health and fitness, interview and talent along with wardrobe consultation. It is an official preliminary to the Miss Washington and Miss America scholarship program. Numerica Performing Arts Center. Cost: $18, $12 seniors and students. Info: numericapac.org.

Sip (eat) and Paint, 3/11, 3 – 5 p.m. Spend a relaxing afternoon painting step by step alongside friends or make new ones. Includes a glass of wine or beer and a small plate. All supplies included to complete your own birds on recycled vinyl record masterpiece. Sleeping Lady. Cost: $55. Info: sleepinglady.com.

Leavenworth Young Life Spring Dessert Banquet, 3/11, 6 p.m. Learn about Clint Gresham’s amazing journey, what God’s been doing with Leavenworth Young Life, and how you can be part of His plan for helping local teens. Come dressed in your Seahawk or your favorite team’s fan attire and enjoy yummy sweet treats.  Leavenworth Festhalle. Cost: free. Info: leavenworth.younglife.org.

Environmental Film and Lecture Series: A River Film,  3/13, 7 – 8:30 p.m. The central player in the story is the river, but the story can’t be told without a focus on the people of the region. Their story concerns complex relationships with other people, fish, and the wider Columbia Basin. No-host bar, free popcorn and treats. Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Info: wenatcheevalleymuseum.org/our-events/.

Pybus University: Succulent Plant Creations, indoors and out, 3/13, 7 – 8:15 p.m. Explore the advantages of using succulents in the landscape, as well as how to construct a container garden for indoors, and out.  You’ll learn how to choose the correct plants and soil, and review care of your plants including watering, fertilizing and trimming. Instructor: Mike Torres. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free or $5 if you bring a container 6 inches in size with a drain hole Bison Plants will supply potting soil and plants. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Senior Tri-Dam Tour, 3/14, 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Journey with Rocky Reach Dam guides and visit Chelan PUD’s dams on the Columbia River — Rocky Reach and Rock Island — and at Lake Chelan. The shuttle bus tour is for active, independent seniors adults with limited mobility who are unable to do walking tours of the dams. Seating limited, registration required. Cost: free. Info: 663-7522.

WENATCHEE Valley Chamber of commerce banquet, 3/14, 5:30 p.m. Theme is “Honoring the Past, Looking to the Future.” The format will include decorated tables, social hour, dinner, silent auction and award presentations. The chamber will present the Business of the Year and the Non-Profit of the Year.  Wenatchee Convention Center.

Dive: living off America’s waste, 3/14, 7 – 9 p.m. Inspired by a curiosity about our country’s careless habit of sending food straight to landfills, the multi award-winning documentary Dive follows filmmaker Jeremy Seifert and friends as they dumpster dive in the back alleys and gated garbage receptacles of Los Angeles’ supermarkets. The Barn at Barn Beach Reserve. Cost: by donation. Info: wenatcheeriverinstitute.org.

Monthly movies on the big screen: Paint your Wagon, 3/15, 6:30 p.m. Performing Arts Center. Cost: $3. Info: numericapac.org.

Little Women the Musical, 3/15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 7 p.m. Eastmont High School drama club and choir performs live. Based on Louisa May Alcott’s own family experiences from her classic novel, Little Women The Musical follows the time-honored tale of the March sisters as they grow up in Civil War America. Eastmont High School auditorium. Cost: $15, $10 students. Info: numericapac.org.

My Girlfriend’s Closet 3/16, 17, 18, 9 a.m. The shopping event that gives back. Open to the public. 212 Fifth St. #9.

Vox Docs Film Festival, 3/16-17.  This festival showcases the best documentaries of the year and titles that have been winning awards around the globe. Snowy Owl Theater. Info: icicle.org.

Winter Ice Gala, 3/16. Town Toyota Center. Info: towntoyotacenter.com.

The Roberts, 3/16, 7 – 9 p.m. What was once Rusted Soul has been reborn as The Roberts. Rob, Bob, Bob, and Bob have reunited to deliver rock n roll with a jam-band flair. With focus on special interpretations of some of the finest of classic rock and R & B tunes, speckled with originals. Live on the rail car. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Cold Winter Nights comedy series, 3/16, 8 p.m. Kermet Apio was the winner of the 2009 Great American Comedy Festival and has had numerous appearances on TV and radio. Numerica Performing Arts Center. Cost: $20. Info: numericapac.org.

Pride Weekend, 3/17, 18, all day. Stevens Pass is hosting Pride Weekend in partnership with Seattle PrideFest. Rainbow tutu building station, buttons, stickers, spinning tunes accompanied by drag queen performances, appetizers and beverages. Costumes, dressing up and bringing your own pride flags for the parade is highly encouraged. Stevens Pass. Info: stevenspass.com.

Shamrock Shuffle, 3/17, 9 a.m.  Walk or run, bring your family, friends and even your dog. Lake Chelan Lions Club and Lake Chelan Health and Wellness Foundation is sponsoring this event to help in the fight against diabetes. Start at Chelan County PUD boat launch. Dress up in your green. Cost: $25 adults, $15 students. Register: evenbrite.com.

Health and wellness fair, 3/17, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Learn more about healthy aging. Fitness and dance demos, informative booths and a performance by the Wenatchee Appleaires and more. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: Wellness Place 888-9933.

Hiking Challenge, 3/17, and every third Saturday, 9 – 11 a.m. Improve your health, be part of a team, take home prizes and be entered to win one of many grand prizes at the end of the hiking season. Dry Gulch. Info: cdlandtdrust.org.

Caveman roar and pour 5k, 3/17, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The trail run wanders through the Cave B Familigia Vineyards, through the sage dotted desert plateau and along the cliffs overlooking the Columbia River. It is an event for all levels: walker, joggers, runners – a fantastic training run, beautiful views and a chance to get out and enjoy the majesty of the land and nature. The Wenatchee Irish Dancers are going to entertain on the new Summer Music Theater stage, while Cave B Winemaker, Freddy Arredondo, a former chef, grills up your pre-ordered bratwurst or veggie burger lunch for some post-race fun. (bring your own blanket). Cave B Estate Winery. Info: caveb.com.

O’Grady’s St. Paddy’s 5k, 3/17, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Timed 5k run will start and finish at O’Grady’s Pantry, utilizing trails throughout the property and out-and back stretch on Icicle Road. O’Grady’s at Sleeping Lady. Cost: $35. Info: runwenatchee.com.

Lake Chelan Taste of the Irish, 3/17, 1 – 4 p.m. Enjoy the endless sea of green at the annual Top Dog Parade, then stay for the new ale and whiskey tasting. Tickets include: ale tasting (6) 5 oz. tastings, whiskey tasting: (4) 5 oz. tastings plus (4) 1/2 oz whiskey tastings. Various locations in downtown Chelan. Cost: $30 – $35. Info: lakechelan.com.

World’s Shortest St Patrick’s Day parade, 3/17, 7ish. On Orondo St. between Chelan and S. Mission. Trophy award ceremony 8ish at Pybus.

STRING THEORY, 3/17, 7:30 p.m.  Cashmere Community Concerts.  This band is comprised of some of the areas Bluegrass veterans as well as new faces on the Northwest music scene.  CCC at Cashmere Riverside Center.  Cost: $3 at the door and pass the hat $8-$11. Info: cashmereconcerts.com

Wenatchee Irish Dance, 3/17, 7:40 p.m. Live performance that will have you clapping your hands and tapping your feet. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Awards Ceremony for St Patrick’s Day Parade, 3/17, 8 p.m. Join in the wacky antics of Dave Herald and Tom Irwin as they present the awards of the shortest parade in the world. Pybus Public Market concourse.

Pybus University: Annual Pybus Family Art Night, 3/20, 7 p.m. Explore the pen and ink with watercolor washes. Instructor Terry Valdez. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Environmental film and lecture series – Elwha: A River Reborn, 3/20, 8 – 8:30 p.m. The Elwha River is resurgent with new life thanks to the largest dam removal project anywhere in the world.Elwha River Chinook are swimming once again to the foot of the Olympic Mountains, with 70 miles of habitat reopened to them. Come hear the story of the Elwha’s renewal with award wining author Lynda V Mapes, a Seattle Times reporter. Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Info: wenatcheevalleymuseum.org/our-events/.

Sip and Paint, 3/21, 6 – 8 p.m. Paint alongside your friends. All supplies provided for you to complete your own watercolor Washington state card masterpieces. Light fare provided and wine for purchase. Icicle Ridge Winery. Cost: $30. Info: icicleridgewinery.com.

Leavenworth’s Empty Bowls Soup Supper, 3/22, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Working together to end hunger, strengthen community and celebrate. Upper Valley Mend. Info: uvmend.org/emptyblowls.htm.

Trivia Night at the museum, 3/23, 6 – 9 p.m. Test your knowledge of museum exhibits, Wenatchee Valley history, natural science, music and current events. Wine and beer available for purchase. Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Cost: $1. Info: wenatcheevalleymuseum.org.

Lance Tigner, 3/23, 7 – 9 p.m. Live performance on the rail car. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Carrie Newcomer, 3/23, 7 p.m. Singer songwriter live performance. Snowy Owl Theater. Cost: $20 advance or $22 at the door. Info: icicle.org.

Mariachi Northwest Festival, 3/23. Town Toyota Center. Info: towntoyotacenter.com.

Workshop with Carrie Newcomer, 3/24, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. An exploration on how to resist an ideology of fear and division, while embracing a new story of empowerment, welcome and interdependence. Canyon Wren Recital Hall. Cost: $40. Info: icicle.org.

Non-Profit day, 3/24, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Looking for a non-profit that could use your volunteer time, energy and knowledge? Want to learn more about the various programs offered by non-profits? Over 40 nonprofit organizations will be on the concourse with representatives ready to tell you about their programs and purposes. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Spring is in the Apple… Aire, 3/24, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Uplifting concert performed by the Wenatchee Valley Appleaires. Songs include High Hopes, Accentuate the Positive, Walking on Sunshine, Morning Has Broken, Catch a Falling Star, Singin’ in the Rain and It’s a Good Day. Under the direction of Jameson Varpness and accompanied by Melanie Nees. Emceed by Felt Viper (Puppeteers Mark Wavra and Brian Higgins) and featuring Eastmont Marimba Band, under the direction of Vinnie Lee. Numerica Performing Arts Center. Cost: $18, $15 seniors and students. Info: numericapac.org.

Icicle Creek Youth Orchestra Spring Concert, 3/25, 4:30 p.m. Live performance. Snowy Owl Theater. Cost: by donation. Info: icicle.org.

Last Tuesdays Artists, 3/27,  4/24, 5/29, 6/26, 5 – 7 p.m. Open to all interested artists, painters, drawers, sketchers, photographers, sculptors, printmakers, weavers, writers, musicians… it’s all about joining with other fellow artists to create your own work during a 2-hour session. Canyon Wren Recital Hall. Cost: free. Info: icicle.org.

Wenatchee Community Concert: Two On Tap, 3/27, 7 p.m. Melissa Giattino and Ron DeStefano take you to the days when Fred and Ginger and Mickey and Judy filled the screen with undeniable chemistry, effortless harmony and precision tap dancing. Gorgeous vocals, exciting choreography and unique musical arrangements. The duo breathes new life into classic song and dance. Wenatchee High School. Cost: $70. Info: wenatcheeconcerts.org.

Pybus University: Dahlias 101: A Garden of earthly delights, 3/27, 7 – 8:15 p.m. The class will provide a hands-on demonstration of how to plant and care for your dahlias. Learn how to get your dahlia garden started, soil preparation, how to plant and how to choose the best spot for your garden. Learn about the different forms and varieties of dahlias, how to interpret dahlia terminology, and where to find out more as the season progresses. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Coppermine River Slideshow, 3/28, 7 – 9 p.m. In late July of 2016, four men from Wenatchee pushed off from the shores of Point Lake in Canada’s Northwest Territory and launched down the Coppermine River. After 25 days and 350 miles of paddling, the four reached their destination: The Arctic Ocean and the Inuit village of Kugluktuk. Learn about this adventure and this northern wilderness with Robbie Scott, Neal Hedges, Paul Hessburg, and Andy Dappen. The Barn at Barn Beach Reserve. Cost: by donation. Info: wenatcheeriverinstitute.org.

Invaders in our foothills, 3/29, 6 – 7:45 p.m. Find out how to identify the 15 most noxious weeds that threaten our shrub-steppe plant communities – especially after wildfire. Wenatchee Public Library auditorium. Sponsored by Chelan-Douglas Land Trust. Cost: free. RSVP: susan@cldlandtrust.org.

Run Wenatchee presents Trails in Motion Film Festival, 3/29, 7 p.m. The Trails in Motion International Film Festival brings the finest trail running and ultra running films to Wenatchee as part of its 2018 world tour. Overall running time for these eight short films is 1 hour and 50 minutes. Numerica Performing Arts Center. Cost: $15, $10 students. Info: numericapac.org.

The Met: LIVE IN HD: Cosi fan tutte, 3/31, 9:55 a.m. A winning cast comes together for Phelim McDermott’s clever vision of Mozart’s comedy about the sexes, set in a carnival-esque environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island. Snowy Owl Theater. Cost: $22 advance or $24 at the door. Info: icicle.org.

Weinstein Beverage Beat the Buzzer finalists competition, 3/31, all day. Watch the competition. Winner takes home $1,000 prize. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

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