Still time to register for summer camp

NCW — Registrations are still being accepted for week-long summer camp sessions at Camp Zanika Lache on Lake Wenatchee. Camps for children entering grades 1-12 will be held from June 21 until Aug. 18. Each session features a theme and activities include boating, fishing, rafting, kayaking, canoeing, arts and crafts, hiking and more. Camp Zanika Lache is sponsored by Camp Fire USA North Central...
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Dance studio plans celebration

WENATCHEE — The Next Step Dance Studio presents its production “Let’s Celebrate” on June 23 at the Numerica Performing Arts Center. Performances will be at noon and 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for students and seniors, and $10 for children. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit numericapac.org or nextstepdance08.com.
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Hoyer and Allis perform at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Markus Hoyer and Vince Allis will perform for the next Friday night music event at Pybus Market from 7 to 9 p.m. June 15. Hoyer and Allis play a variety of musical styles with influences ranging from jazz and blues to hip-hop, R&B, soul and folk. They perform a mix of covers and original material with an emphasis on improvised instrumental solos. For more information,...
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Bluegrass festival comes to Cashmere

CASHMERE — The 16th annual Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival will bring some of genre’s most diverse performers to the Chelan County Expo Center in Cashmere June 15-17. The lineup includes Flatt Lonesome, Alan Bibey & Grasstowne, the Special Consensus, the Kody Norris Show, Old Growth Quartet and Rusty Hinges Bluegrass. Main stage shows begin at 4:15 p.m. Friday and Saturday. The...
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WVC Foundation Gala raises more than 85,000 for students

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley College Foundation’s The Gala on May 19 raised $85,738 in support of the WVC veterans work study program, paid internships and the study abroad program. Money was raised by 238 attendees in the form of ticket sales, silent auction sales and a paddle raise. The program, which had the theme “Celebrating Our Heroes,” recognized those who have made significant...
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Fundraising run/walk celebrates the solstice

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee’s first-ever Solstice Run will be held at 6 p.m. June 21 at Pybus Public Market. The 5K course will begin and end outside Pybus. Runners and walkers will travel by Badger Mountain Brewery, Columbia Valley Brewery and Wenatchee Valley Brewery where they will receive wrist bands. Once back at Pybus, the wrist bands will gain participants entry to a post-race party in the...
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Area Genealogy Society meets June 11

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Area Genealogical Society will hold its next monthly meeting from 2 to 4 p.m. June 11 at the Douglas County PUD Auditorium, 1151 Valley Mall Parkway, East Wenatchee. A webinair by Dr. Blaine Bettinger, “The First Five Things to Do With New DNA Test Results,” will be presented. The meeting is free and open to the public. For more information,...
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Have a wild time at the Merc’s summer camp

TWISP — The Merc Theater has opened registration for its 2018 musical theater summer camp. Campers will learn backstage fundamentals and train in acting, singing and dancing during the week-long program as they prepare for live performances of Disney’s The Lion King. Kids will be split into two groups with 11-14 year-olds meeting from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 8-10 year-olds meeting from 10 a.m....
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Erratics chapter to meet June 12

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee Valley Erratics Chapter of the Ice Age Floods Institute will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. June 12 at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 127 S. Mission St. Sandi Doughton, award-winning science writer for the Seattle Times and author of “Full Rip 9.0: The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest,” will present the program “Shake,...
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Greater Wenatchee Mended Hearts Meeting on June 4

WENATCHEE — The Greater Wenatchee Mended Hearts Chapter 91 will meet 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at the Central Washington Hospital Conference Rooms F&G. The public is invited to learn about “Stent Procedures and Medications,” with guest speakers Ashleigh Cutter and Dr. Geoffrey Harms from Central Washington Hospital. For more information, contact chapter president Jan...
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