Children’s opera comes to the PAC

WENATCHEE — Seattle Opera is coming to town to present “Resilient: Cinderella in Spain” at 6:30 p.m. March 30 at the Numerica Performing Arts Center. This family-friendly production re-visits the story of Cinderella set in the city of Barcelona. Local students will also be featured. Tickets are $10. To purchase tickets or for more information, call 663-ARTS, visit numericapac.org or...
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Pop culture convention comes alive April 8

WENATCHEE — Wen-Con, Wenatchee’s new pop-culture convention, is coming to the Town Toyota Center from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 8. The event will feature guest stars, vendors, artists, games, panel discussions, prizes, cosplay and many other activities. Cost is $18, ages 11 and over; and $5, ages 4-10. Children 3 and under are free. Admission includes a commemorative badge, free autograph...
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Outdoor recreation focus of GWATA luncheon

WENATCHEE — The Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance will host its 2017 Innovator Awards Luncheon from noon to 1:30 p.m. March 30 at the Wenatchee Convention Center. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. This year’s event highlights outdoor recreation and will feature a keynote panel of entrepreneurs from Lithic Skis of Peshastin, eqpd of Twisp, and CushCore of Bend, Ore. During the luncheon,...
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Regional high school art displayed at NCW Museum

WENATCHEE — Works of high school artists from throughout the area are being featured at the 38th Annual Regional High School Art Show at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 127 S. Mission St., Wenatchee. Jurors recently chose from pieces submitted by students from 15 North Central Washington schools, with 12 Best of Show selections advancing to statewide competition in Olympia in...
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Thespians perform ‘Taming of the Shrew’

WENATCHEE — Seattle Shakespeare Company brings its touring production of “The Taming of the Shrew” to the Numerica Performing Arts Center at 6:30 p.m. March 28. The small ensemble cast plays multiple parts with quick changes and distinctive character choices that make for a showcase of great acting. This production will be performed in English and Spanish. Tickets are $10. To...
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Job fair planned for March 30

WENATCHEE — WorkSource Wenatchee will hold a Chelan/Douglas Job and Resource Fair from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 30 at Pybus Public Market. Veterans will receive preference from 10 to 10:30 a.m. The event will feature several local employers as well as benefit providers to assist participants with issues including homelessness and education services. The event is free and open to the...
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Pybus seeks artwork for official poster

WENATCHEE — Pybus Market is looking for its next official poster for the 2017-18 season. A competition to select the poster is underway and all residents of North Central Washington are eligible to participate. Submitted artwork must portray the spirit of Pybus Market in a painted or drawn medium. The deadline is June 1. One winner will be selected and announced at an unveiling party on June...
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Compassion fatigue workshop to be hosted by NPI March 28

WENATCHEE — The Nonprofit Practices Institute will host a workshop for nonprofit professionals who experience compassion fatigue in the workplace. The session will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 28 at Pybus Market. Compassion fatigue is the result of working among intense problems in communities and it can present challenges to the emotional and physical well-being of nonprofit...
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Camp Fire summer camp registration now underway

WENATCHEE — Registration is now underway for sessions of Camp Fire summer camp at Zanika Lache on Lake Wenatchee. The camp is open to youth and teens ages 6-17. Activities include swimming, canoeing, kayaking, archery, cookouts, crafts, fishing, challenge ropes course and zip line, day hikes, games, songs, nature and backpacking for older children. Those registering by May 1 will receive a $25...
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Local Saddle Rockers to play at Pybus

WENATCHEE — The local Saddle Rockers band returns to Pybus Public Market from 7 to 9 p.m. March 24. The group plays a lively blend of bluegrass, vintage rock, Americana and jazz. There is no cost to attend. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.org.
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