October 2016 archive

What did you do today?

“What did you do today?” Five words that most people say to one another on any given day. Words you say when you pick your child up from school, when your mom calls you up on the phone to catch up, when your spouse walks in the door after a long shift. Five words that have come […]

Donate new and used books for local kids

Children who grow up in homes filled with books go further in school. According to a 2010 study, the number of books in the home has more to do with a child’s educational success than their parents’ education, occupation and class. So now we know books matter. Here’s our chance to put books in the hands of […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Looking for something fun to do? Here are a few events happening locally in the next week. Want more? Go to ncwcalendar.com. For all things Halloween, check out our special Halloween events post. Tonight, Alt12 Fitness will host Sip, Shop and Smile — a fundraising event for breast cancer awareness. Merriment will host a cute DIY class tonight. The Wenatchee […]

Spooky fun with spiders

It’s officially fall! Kids are back in school (those who are old enough, anyway), the orchards are almost all picked, and the leaves are changing. At the Land Trust, we’ve been having great fun on our Fall Family Day Hikes in partnership with the City of Wenatchee. Halloween is fast approaching as well. As this […]

Alatheia Riding Center improves lives

Have you heard of this unique place we have in our valley? Alatheia is a center that offers therapeutic horse riding. It is a member of the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International and The Norwegian Fjord Horse Registry. The goals are geared towards independence in life skills. It is a non-profit center and with […]

Halloween Fun in NCW

Still conjuring up your family’s Halloween plans? Read on for our full list of spooky haunts, trick-or-treating hot spots, freaky film screenings and more. Know of an event that should be on this list? Email me: kscott@wenatcheeworld.com. Wenatchee “Rocky Horror Picture Show” at the PAC: midnight Oct. 28, Numerica Performing Arts Center, $3, numericapac.org. Story time at […]

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