Category: Adventures

Explore the outdoors on snowshoes and skis

It can be challenging to figure out how to get outside with kids during the winter. Sometimes the ground is covered in a blanket of snow as deep as some toddlers are tall! Luckily there are plenty of organizations who offer low-cost or free, family friendly outings to help you make the most of this season. […]

The Summer Camp Fair returns in February!

It’s happening again! Icicle Creek Center for the Arts will present the third-annual Summer Camp Fair on Saturday, February 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pybus Public Market. If you’re looking for programs that will keep your kids busy and happy all summer long, stop by, find the programs you like, and sign up! Representatives from more […]

Exploring the moon

Quick! Do you know what phase the moon is in, without looking? Now that the days are so short, we have less time to spend outside in the sunshine. But, that also means we have more time to spend with the night sky! When we’re children, we’re naturally fascinated by space — by the vastness of it, […]

‘PJ Masks Live’ is coming to Wenatchee!

Big news: The crew from Disney Junior’s “PJ Masks” is coming to Wenatchee! “PJ Masks Live! Save the Day” is a live-action musical show that hits the Town Toyota Center stage at 6 p.m. on Feb. 14, and tickets are on sale NOW. The show is presented by Children’s Dentistry. Here’s the official description of the […]

Autumn adventures: Your guide to fall fun in NCW

Ready to get into the autumn spirit? Of course you are. So pull out those soft sweaters and get ready for a season of pumpkin-flavored everything. Here are a few of the most fall-ish things to do and see around North Central Washington in the coming weeks. Festival season is well underway. Coming up soon: The  Autumn Leaf Festival this […]

Fall is a great time for kids to experience salmon

As you read this, thousands of salmon are swimming up the Columbia River, trying to make it home to North Central Washington. I talked to our friends at Cascade Columbia Fisheries Enhancement Group (CCFEG), a local group that works to improve conditions for native fish, about fun ways kids can get out, experiencing this amazing migration […]