Local libraries planning a summer full of activities

Libraries across North Central Washington are gearing up for a summer filled with reading challenges, theatrical programs, science and technology, crafts and more. This year, North Central Regional Library is offering a full lineup of programs at all 30 of its public libraries in Chelan, Douglas, Grant, Okanogan and Ferry counties, as well as its […]

Sign up now for a ‘wild’ (and free) summer camp

Can you believe that the school year is over in less than a month?!? As you begin making your family’s summer plans, I’ve got a recommendation: Calvary Crossroads Church in Wenatchee is hosting a totally FREE week of vacation bible school, from 9 a.m.-noon on July 15-19. It is open to 4-year-olds through sixth graders. […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday and Happy Memorial Day weekend! Yay for splash pads and pools opening across town! Yay for summer coming soon! What is everybody doing this long weekend? Still making your plans? Read on for a list of fun local events: Tonight in Chelan, it’s the Memorial Day Parade honoring soldiers, police officers, and first responders who lost […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday! If you’re looking for something fun to do, we have a few suggestions: On Friday evening, join Chelan-Douglas CASA and Numerica Credit Union for a free screening of “Matilda” at Rocky Reach Dam’s upper lawn. Tickets are $1. Concessions will be available for purchase. Touch-A-Truck is coming up Saturday at Wenatchee Valley College. Also […]

What’s happening? Your weekly events post

Happy Thursday… and a very happy Mother’s Day this Sunday! Here’s hoping you all have a wonderful weekend with the people you love. If you’re looking for something fun to do, we have a few suggestions: This Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Leavenworth, celebrate spring at Maifest. This weekend is Manson’s Apple Blossom Festival! The rodeo […]

Mother’s Day Gift Inspiration

Mother’s Day is THIS Sunday, May 12. If you’re still searching for that perfect present for your mom — or your mom friends — no worries! I spotted a ton of treasures while out for a walk around downtown this week that any woman would love to receive. Here are just a few highlights: Gardening […]