Dos Dudes perform at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Dos Dudes will perform at Pybus Market’s Friday Night Music event from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 12. The fun duo plays bluegrass and country favorites. There is no cost to attend. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.org.
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TEAMS Learning Center’s annual carnival is Oct. 13

WENATCHEE — TEAMS Learning Center will host its second annual carnival from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 13. The event will take place at the TEAMS Learning Center, 317 First St. All ages are welcome, and the event will feature environmentally friendly vendor booths, story time with “Mother Earth,” L-Bow the Clown, food and games. The event is free to access by the public. Prices may vary by...
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Ski swap set for Oct. 13

WENATCHEE — It’s time to think snow and skiing. And what better way to do that than to head to the region’s biggest ski swap. Orchard Middle School PTO will hold its annual ski swap from 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 13. The ski swap offers hundreds of choices in new and used ski equipment, including alpine and cross-country skis, snowboards, boots, poles, helmets and outdoor clothing and...
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Blood drives announced in October

NCW — October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month — the perfect time to give blood or platelets to support cancer patients and others. The following area blood drives are among several scheduled in October: Noon to 5 p.m., Oct. 18, Boys and Girls Club, 601 W. Cliff Ave., Brewster Noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 21, Wenatchee Community Center, 504 S. Chelan Ave., Wenatchee 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Oct. 19,...
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Army band and chorus to perform at Town Toyota Center

WENATCHEE — The U.S. Army Field Band and Soldiers Chorus will perform at 7 p.m. Oct. 17 at the Town Toyota Center. This elite 65-member instrumental ensemble, founded in 1946, has performed in all 50 states and 25 foreign countries for audiences totaling more than 100 million. The band regularly travels and performs with the chorus, together presenting a powerful and diverse program of marches,...
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IRIS | Chelan’s ‘Happy Hens’ creating awareness of ‘soil-focused farming’

This is the third in a series of eight stories featured ahead of the ninth annual NCW Community Success Summit, which IRIS (Initiative for Rural Innovation & Stewardship) is convening in Pateros on Nov. 15.
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Mike Bills returns for show at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Take time for some music that’s sure to put a smile on your face. Local musician Mike Bills returns for a performance at Pybus Market’s Friday Night Music event from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 5. Bills performs a wide variety of musical styles on standard and slide guitar featuring jazz, pop, blues, country, reggae and funk. There is no cost to attend. For more information,...
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Community open house celebrates Pybus Event Center

WENATCHEE — An open house and celebration for the newly remodeled LocalTel Event Center at Pybus Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 6. The free family-friendly event will feature behind-the-scenes tours of the event center and expanded meeting space, a brief program, face painting, a bouncy house, live music, merchandise and Pybus decal giveaways and cupcakes. A free Pybus art...
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Town Toyota Center celebrates 10 anniversary

WENATCHEE — The month of October is a milestone for the Town Toyota Center with two events to mark its 10 years in operation. On Oct. 6, a public open house will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. The event will feature free ice skating in the main arena, cake and building tours. There will also be an opportunity to sign a 10-year banner to commemorate the event. On Oct. 9, the “Taste of the Town...
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Symphony presents fall concert

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Symphony presents “Songs of Innocence and Experience,” the first concert of its 2018-19 season, at 7 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Numerica Performing Arts Center. The program will include the overture to Verdi’s opera “La Forza del Destino” (the “Force of Destiny”), Mozart’s Symphony No. 35 (“Haffner”), and Strauss’ tone poem...
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