Tired of winter weather? Warm up with this chowder

As we eagerly await the arrival of spring and the end of winter, this recipe is just right.
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Pancake feast at St. Joseph Church

The Altar Society of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Waterville hosted its 32nd annual pancake supper in Waterville Feb. 28.
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Ash Wednesday services held

Both St. Joseph Catholic Church and United Lutheran Church in Waterville held Ash Wednesday services March 1.
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Fusion cuisine: Curry chicken blends traditions

I decided the theme of my column this week would be "fusion cuisine" because I feel that many of my recipes are under this category.
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Study group to discuss Buddhist wisdom teaching

EAST WENATCHEE — The HUMUH Buddhist Center will hold a spiritual study group at 4 p.m. March 5 in the sanctuary of the Cascade Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1550 Sunset Highway. The group will discuss the wisdom teaching “The Building Steps to Yielding.” A period of meditation will be offered beginning at 3:40 p.m. The study group is free and open to the public. Donations will be...
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Tabouleh: A tasty Middle Eastern salad

This is a salad that I learned to love since I was little.
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Church workshop series focuses on living with grief

WENATCHEE — Sage Hills Church will hold a Life During Grief workshop series beginning March 7. The weekly workshop will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. until April 24. The focus of the group will be the resolution of grief and healing after a significant loss. The cost is $20. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call 662-1502 or email cindym@sagehillschurch.com.
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Valentine dinner in Mansfield

The Mansfield Community Church sponsored a Valentine’s Day progressive dinner Feb. 12 for its members.
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Catholic church pancake supper Feb. 28

WATERVILLE — The Altar Society of St. Joseph Catholic Church will hold its 33rd annual Shrove Tuesday pancake supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Feb. 28 at the church, 101 East Poplar. Buttermilk, whole wheat and blueberry pancakes will be served along with an egg and meat dish, fruit, juice and coffee. Admission to the all-you-can-eat supper is by donation. For more information, call Carolyn DeVaney...
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Meatballs with vegetables but don’t tell your kids

Here is one recipe that I created to add unnoticed vegetables when my kids were little. I hope if they read this column they will laugh about it. I usually serve these meatballs with egg noodles and a green or Caesar salad.
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