Run with the Cops for Special Olympics

EAST WENATCHEE — Run with the Cops, a 5k fun run/walk, will bring together the community and local law enforcement officers for a good cause on Aug. 26 The run/walk will start and finish at the Fred Meyer parking lot, with a route going north on the Loop Trail, across the Pipeline Pedestrian Bridge and back. There will also be a 2k for kids. The event will begin at 8 p.m. with check-in at 7...
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Eastmont Parks announces fall leagues

EAST WENATCHEE — Are you looking for something fun to do this fall? Eastmont Parks & Recreation is taking registrations for two new adult leagues. Teams are being formed for a coed adult kickball league with recreational and competitive divisions. The fee is $20 per player. Registration deadline is Aug. 25. An ultimate Frisbee league is also being formed for all skill levels. The fee is...
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Celebrate peach harvest at Fuzz Fest

EAST WENATCHEE — Lisa Bee’s is celebrating the peach harvest with its Second Annual Fuzz Fest at 6 p.m. Aug. 12 at 13023 Highway 2. The event will feature live music by Ryder Shepherd, Olivia De La Cruz and “American Idol” contestant Blake Lewis. There will also be food and drink specials, a pie eating contest and giveaways. All ages are welcome. Tickets are $20 and must be...
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Celebration Lutheran plans Vacation Bible School for Aug. 7-10

EAST WENATCHEE — Celebration Lutheran Church Vacation Bible School will be held from 4:45 to 8 p.m. Aug. 7-10 at the church, 801 8th St. N.E. The theme for the four-day Bible school is “Reformation: Changed by Grace.” It will weave together key elements with relevant Bible stories through music, storytelling, service and games. Children ages 3 years through fifth grade are welcome. Young...
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Free clothing giveaway Aug. 5

EAST WENATCHEE — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will hold its annual clothing exchange from 8 to 11 a.m. Aug. 5 at the church’s Stake Center, 667 10th St. N.E., East Wenatchee. The clothing giveaway is open to the public and items for all ages and sizes will be offered at no cost. For more information or to make donations, contact Maria Barnes at 670-6997, Shannon...
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Red Cross schedules blood drives

NCW — The American Red Cross has scheduled several blood drives during August: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 4, Wenatchee Community Center, 504 S. Chelan Ave., Wenatchee 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 9, Pybus Market, 7 N. Worthen St., Wenatchee 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Aug. 10, King’s Orchard Church of Christ, 1610 Orchard Ave., Wenatchee Noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 11, Charter College, 595 Grant...
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Brews and Blues event Aug. 17

EAST WENATCHEE — Are you ready for some good tunes, good food and a chance to help a good cause? Numerica Credit Union will host its Brews and Blues event from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 17 at its East Wenatchee Branch, 477 Grant Road. The evening will feature music by Bucket List Blues, brews from Badger Mountain Brewing and hot dogs from Mike’s Meats. The event is free but donations will be...
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Wenatchee High plans 65th reunion

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee High School’s Class of 1952 will hold its 65th reunion Sept. 22-24. There was only one local high school at that time, according to reunion officials, and there were 252 members in 1952’s graduating class representing both Wenatchee and East Wenatchee students. For more information or to register, call Marilyn Jordan Courtney at 663-7494 or Lynn Heminger at 884-
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Senior meals program seeks volunteers

EAST WENATCHEE — Senior Meals in East Wenatchee is looking for a volunteer to deliver meals to local seniors. The route delivers meals to about nine people and requires the driver to deliver bags of food that weight about 10-20 pounds. The Senior Meals program is affiliated with Okanogan County Transportation and Nutrition, and Meals on Wheels. For more information, contact Bobbie Tremblay at...
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Retired veteran gives back

Jim Reece of East Wenatchee spends about five hours a day at his computer searching for photos and updating information for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
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