Author: Kelli Scott

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday! Looking for something fun to do with the family? We have a few suggestions: Friday is opening day at Rocky Reach Dam and Discovery Center. There will be a free art class for kids at the Wenatchee Valley Museum on Saturday. Saturday at Pybus Public Market, it’s Nick’s Bricks, a day of LEGO play, display, prizes, music […]

The wonder of reading aloud to children

We know that reading aloud to children has powerful impacts on their developing minds. We know that regularly reading to and with our kids can stimulate their imaginations, expand their vocabulary, strengthen our family bonds and create lifelong readers. We also know that life is busy and that bedtime — the time of day when […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday! Looking for something fun to do with the family? Read on for our big list of local events: Simply Deliberate‘s Jen Retaskat will teach a Sustainable Cooking for Young Adults class TODAY at the Wenatchee Library, and again on March 7 and 21. Learn how to prepare healthy meals for under $50 per week. From the […]

On loneliness and alone time

Motherhood is one great big lesson in paradox. Like when we become moms and feel at once personally important — to this baby and this little family unit — and completely obsolete professionally and to the wider world. Or when we yell our stubborn toddler to sleep at night, then sit by her bed after she’s […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Valentine’s Day! Still making your weekend plans? Read on for our weekly roundup of local happenings: “PJ MASKS LIVE” comes to the Town Toyota Center TONIGHT! Every Thursday in January and February (including TODAY), the Wenatchee River Institute is hosting free guided snowshoe strolls along the Riverfront Trail in Leavenworth. On Friday, it’s the annual Rails and […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday! Still making your weekend plans? Read on for our weekly roundup of local happenings: Every Thursday in January and February (including TODAY), the Wenatchee River Institute is hosting free guided snowshoe strolls along the Riverfront Trail in Leavenworth. Simply Deliberate‘s Jen Retaskat will teach a Sustainable Cooking for Young Adults class at the Wenatchee Library […]