Looking for something fun to do? We have a few suggestions for this weekend and beyond:
Are you the parent of a teenager or a soon-to-be teen? Check out a screening of the film “Screenagers” at the Numerica PAC TONIGHT. The movie explores raising teenagers in an age of social media, video games and internet addiction.
Tomorrow is Healthy Kids Day at the Wenatchee Valley YMCA. There will be a rock wall, bouncy houses, family Zumba and swimming. This one is free to everybody — you don’t have to be a Y member. Sounds fun!
On Friday night at the Numerica PAC, it’s the Trails in Motion Film Festival, featuring trail running and ultra running films.
On Saturday, it’s A Different Kind of Story Time at the museum. This week the story is “Enzo the Wonderfish” read by Christy Shearer.
The Icicle Creek Youth Orchestra performs its spring concert at the Numerica PAC on Sunday.
Come to a FREE Radio Disney concert at Wenatchee High School on Wednesday. (Our own Mariachi Huenachi will perform, too.)
Ohana Pediatric Therapy is hosting a free workshop next Friday, March 31: Learn how to improve your child’s attention, behavior and learning.
It’s Family Game Night at Pybus next Friday.
The Mariachi Northwest Festival is coming up March 31 at the Town Toyota Center.
Libraries around the region are hosting free activities for kids during spring break, April 3-7. Check out the full list of theatrical performances and coding games.
The first ever WEN-CON comes to the Town Toyota Center on April 8. Gamers and pop-culture fans will love it, and apparently there will also be tons of stuff for the kids to do.
Rhea Lana’s is a HUGE children’s consignment shopping event and it’s happening April 9-13 in Wenatchee.
“Wild” author Cheryl Strayed will speak at the Numerica Performing Arts Center on April 13.
Catholic Family and Child Service hosts several play-and-learn events each week for children up to age 5 and their caregivers. The Kaleidoscope Play and Learn group meets Wednesdays at the First Methodist Church at 10 a.m., Thursdays at the Wenatchee Public Library at 10 a.m., and Fridays at the Hope Center at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. The play sessions are free and no registration is required. For more information call 664-7350 ext. 3093.
Public ice skating most days at the Town Toyota Center rink.
The Saddlerock EPC Parent/Toddler Program happens every Tuesday morning. Come for play time, learning, songs and stories. It’s a free program for parents and children ages 1-5.
The Wenatchee Mother-Baby Support Group at the Wenatchee Public Library meets from 1-2:30 p.m. Mondays. (And now there’s a Toddler Group, too! The toddler group meets Mondays at noon at the library. This play-time focuses on movement, exploration, and learning to play together. It’s also a time for parents to visit, connect, and find ongoing support.)
Indoor Park Play Time at Apple Valley Gymnastics, 9:30-11 a.m. Mondays and 8:30-10 a.m. Saturdays.
For kids 6 and younger, head to the play gym at Sport Gymnastics, open Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Story times at the Wenatchee Public Library. (Preschool Story Time: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.; Bilingual Story Time: Mondays at 6 p.m..; Pajama Story Time: Tuesdays at 7 p.m.; Baby/Toddler Story Time: Fridays at 10 a.m.; NEW Family Story Time: Saturdays at 11 a.m.)
You’ll find a hands-on children’s activity and craft room upstairs at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center. Kids and their grown-ups get in free and it’s open during regular museum hours.
The Wenatchee Valley Mall Kids Club gets together for adventures the third Saturday of every month.
Bring the whole family out for RunWenatchee’s club run/walks on the Loop Trail every Thursday evening. (Club run check-ins recently moved to Pybus.)
For more events, this week and every week, go to ncwcalendar.com.