Looking for something fun to do? We have a few suggestions:
You still have time to catch “Young Frankenstein” at the Numerica PAC.
Touch a Truck is back at the Town Toyota Center on Saturday.
Today and tomorrow, drive out to Rocky Reach Dam for River Ramble 2017. It’s always a fun, hands-on events for kids or all ages. Then on Saturday, Rocky Reach is hosting Kids Fest.
Leavenworth’s Maifest is Saturday and Sunday.
Up in Winthrop, it’s the annual ’49er Days Celebration.
Saturday and Sunday at Pybus, it’s the Eastern Washington BBQ Championship.
The Wenatchee Valley Farmers Market returns for the season this Saturday at Pybus Public Market. (The Leavenworth Community Farmers Market returns June 8)
Merriment is celebrating its third anniversary on Saturday.
Stop by Tumbleweed this Saturday, where a custom jewelry maker will be on hand to create one-of-a-kind necklaces… perfect Mother’s Day gifts!
And for Mother’s Day on Sunday…
Enjoy brunch and live music at Ohme Gardens.
Chateau Faire le Pont is putting out a four-course brunch.
There’s a Mother’s Day Jazz Brunch Buffet at Campbell’s Resort in Chelan.
Stage Kids presents Disney’s “The Lion King Jr.” May 18-21 at the Numerica PAC.
The Girls on the Run 5k run is next Saturday, May 20.
The Wenatchee Valley YMCA is offering FREE community swim lessons to 500 children and 25 teens and adults, May 22-26 at the Eastmont YMCA Aquatic Center.
The Wenatchee Riverfront Railway is operating on Saturday, May 27.
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.
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.
(Top photo: Wenatchee World file/Don Seabrook. Judah Lewis, 4, Cashmere, explores the inside of a fire truck on display at the Town Toyota Center during the Touch-A-Truck event in 2014. Second photo: Wenatchee World file/Mike Bonnicksen. Dawson Amerman of Yakima performs a grass dance at the River Ramble at Rocky Reach Dam in 2014.)