Author: Kelli Scott

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Looking for something fun to do this Father’s Day weekend and beyond? We have a few suggestions: The Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival is this weekend in Cashmere. It’s family-friendly and a lot of fun. Friday night, come out to Lisa Bee’s for dinner and live music. The AppleSox begin a long home stretch on Saturday. Celebrate Father’s […]

Summer reading roundup

With the kids out of school and long, sunny evenings to fill, there’s no better time to attack your mounting “to read” list. Kids and adults alike can benefit from these fun programs and book clubs offered by North Central Regional Libraries. WENATCHEE Libraries Rock: First Day of the Summer Reading Program! Stop by the […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday! Read on for our big list of local happenings. (Did we miss your event? Let us know and we’ll add it!) The Leavenworth Community Farmers Market returns for the season today! (The Wenatchee Valley Farmers Market is Saturday in the Pybus parking lot.) The AppleSox play at home tonight. Big fun in Leavenworth on Friday: […]

It takes a village to love a child

Kari DeMarco had long wanted to adopt a child. Her husband, Andy, wasn’t on board. “He’d say, ‘Let’s just try not to screw up the two we already have.’” The DeMarcos’ two biological children, a boy and girl who are now grown, were still very young at the time, more than a decade ago. Life was busy for […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

There’s lots of fun stuff happening around the Wenatchee Valley this week. Read on for a few suggestions… Tonight, the Numerica PAC is screening “Top Gun”. Tomorrow night, take a stroll through downtown Wenatchee for the First Fridays Art Walk. The Leavenworth Spring Wine Walk is Saturday. Admission is free on Saturday at Washington State Parks. (And […]

Wednesday reading list

What a windy week it’s been so far! If it’s too blustery for outdoor adventures, pour yourself a cup of coffee, cozy up on the couch and scroll though this list of fun stuff from around the web, collected here for your midweek reading pleasure: Create a summer bucket list for your family like this […]