Happy Thursday! What’s everyone up to this weekend? We’ve compiled a list of a few events we’re looking forward to:

Bring the family to Ohme Gardens on Friday evening for an outdoor screening of “Mary Poppins Returns.”

Also Friday night, Wenatchee Parks and Rec presents a free, family-friendly evening of music at Centennial Park. (Right behind the park, the Wenatchee Valley Museum is hosting a beer garden!)

The 71st Annual Pateros Apple Pie Jamboree is happening this Friday through Sunday. Come out and celebrate a resilient community… and eat pie!

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center is hosting a free drop-in poetry and craft time for kids ages 4- 11 this Saturday morning.

Also Saturday, the second annual Big Chill Ciderfest returns to Cashmere, offering an abundance of tastes from the region’s burgeoning cideries.

Tickets are still available for Leavenworth Summer Theater’s season of shows: “The Sound of Music,” “Pirates of Penzance” and “Hello, Dolly!”

The Wenatchee City Pool is open for the season.

Did you know you can check out FREE passes to Ohme Gardens from Wenatchee Public Library? Really!

Looking ahead:

Family Game Night returns to Pybus on July 26.

There will be a Ladies Night/Little Black Dress Party to benefit Alatheia on July 26.

On July 31, celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday at Pybus! Enjoy crafts, games, refreshments, and take your picture with Dobby. Costumes are encouraged!

The CVCH Back-to-School Health Fair is coming up on August 3 from 8-11 a.m. in the parking lot of the CVCH Wenatchee clinic, located at 600 Orondo Ave.The event’s sponsors will provide 1,000 free backpacks to students entering grades K–12, along with school supplies, interactive games, community resources and education about CVCH programs.

August 6 is National Night Out. Join your local law enforcement and first responders at Eastmont Community Park in East Wenatchee to learn about safety and crime prevention. There will be FREE food and refreshments, entertainment, emergency vehicles and lots of fun interaction with your neighborhood officers!

On August 9, Ohme Gardens is hosting an outdoors screening of “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World.”

On August 16, Chelan-Douglas CASA and Numerica will host a free screening of “Matilda” at the Rocky Reach Dam Visitor Center. Bring lawn chairs, a blanket, or sleeping bag. Concessions will be available for purchase.

Every Week:

The Leavenworth Community Farmers Market is open every Thursday.

The Wenatchee Valley Farmers Market is open Saturdays and Wednesdays at Pybus Public Market. (This Saturday the market is celebrating its 40th anniversary!)

The Chelan Farmers Market happens on Thursdays.

Story times for children of all ages at the Wenatchee Public Library.

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.

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