Happy Thursday! How’s everybody holding up this holiday season? All is calm? Yeah… didn’t think so. If you’re looking for something fun and festive to do with the kids this weekend, we’ve got you covered:
When you head out to look at holiday lights, be sure to check out the Nelson home in Sunnyslope. Nick Nelson has rigged up an incredible light show timed to music. The kids (and grown ups) will love it!
The Wenatchee Wild are home at the Town Toyota Center on Friday and Saturday.
Friday on the PAC stage, it’s the “Old Time Radio Show.”
Catch up with Santa at Pybus Market. He’ll be there this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Santa is also available for pictures at the Wenatchee Valley Mall this month.
Christmas on the Mountain: a fun event for kids and families at Mission Ridge on Saturday.
FREE holiday movies on Saturdays in December at the Ruby Theatre in Chelan. This Saturday, it’s “The Polar Express.”
Need to arrange childcare for any or all of winter break? The YMCA offers all-day childcare every weekday for the next two weeks (except for 12/24 and 12/25).
Celebrate a Small Town Christmas in Chelan, with festive events happening all December long.
Tickets are on sale NOW for “PJ MASKS LIVE” at the Town Toyota Center on Feb. 14. Don’t wait! This one is going to be super popular!
YMCA swim lesson registration for January is now open.
Night skiing and live music at Mission Ridge on Saturday, Dec. 29.
Mindfulness Northwest will host two courses in Wenatchee this January through March that teach effective tools for reducing stress and feeling more relaxed, and for being kinder and gentler with ourselves and those we love.
Calvary Crossroads Church in Wenatchee is hosting a FREE one-day parent summit on Saturday, Jan. 19, about parenting in this digital age.
Lake Chelan Winterfest happens Jan. 18-Jan. 27. It’s two weekends of live music, ice sculptures, wine and ale tasting and more.
On Jan. 26, take your whole family on a Guided Snow Shoe Hike led by the Chelan-Douglas Land Trust. Learn the basics of snowshoeing while exploring the family friendly trails of Saddle Rock.
On Feb. 9, be sure to stop by the annual Summer Camp Fair at Pybus. This is a great opportunity to learn more about options for summer fun from regional organizations. Wenatchee Mom Blog is proud to co-sponsor the event again this year with Icicle Creek Center for the Arts.
The indoor playground at Pybus is open for the season. It’s a warm place full of toys for toddlers to play with during the cold months. With a few exceptions, the play area will be open Monday-Thursday from 9 a.m.-noon each week through March.
Story times for children of all ages at the Wenatchee Public Library.
The Wenatchee YMCA offers Toddler Time Thursdays, open gym for little ones every Thursdays from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
The Wenatchee YMCA offers Parent/Tot Water Fitness classes every Friday at noon.
Get the whole family moving with Kids Yoga classes.
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.
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.
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.
For more events, this week and every week, go to ncwcalendar.com.