Kids Karnival at Pybus

WENATCHEE — It’s an afternoon of fun for the kids! Kiwanis Clubs Division 52 will host its Kids Karnival from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 17 in the Pybus Market Events Room. The carnival is free to all children from kindergarten through fifth grade. There will be over 20 games and activities of fun and skill, plus lots of prizes. Children must be accompanied by adults. For more information, contact...
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It’s all about birds in Leavenworth

LEAVENWORTH — Celebrate birds and explore the natural world! The 2018 Leavenworth Spring Bird Fest will be held May 17-20 at the Wenatchee River Institute at Barn Beach Reserve, a nine-acre nature preserve on the Wenatchee River in Leavenworth. The event will feature a wide variety of field trips, classes, an art exhibition and more. Keynote speaker will be noted birder and artist David Allen...
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Moody performs Feb. 16 at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Eden Moody will perform at the next Music on the Railcar event from 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 16 at Pybus Market. Moody is a well-known local singer who features styles of alternative country and Americana with a South American twist. There is no cost to a attend. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.org.
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It’s showtime for local dance studio

WENATCHEE — The Next Step Dance Studio presents its production “A Night of Broadway, Cinema & Television” on Feb. 17 at the Numerica Performing Arts Center. Performances will be at 1 and 6 p.m. Tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for students and seniors. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit numericapac.org or nextstepdance08.com.
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Compassionate Friends group will meet Feb. 19

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Chapter of The Compassionate Friends will hold a sharing meeting from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 19 at Grace Lutheran Church, 1408 Washington St., Wenatchee. The meeting will focus on “Our Love Here at Valentine’s Day.” The nonprofit support organization assists families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child,...
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Last Empty Bowls painting event on Feb. 18

WENATCHEE — The Chelan-Douglas Community Action Council will host the last in its series of Wenatchee Valley Empty Bowls community painting events from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 18 at Pybus Market. For a $10 donation or $35 for a family of up to five members, participants will receive a blank bowl, paint and instructions for designing their own creation. Assistance will be provided. Participants are...
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‘Million Dollar Duck’ will be environmental series presentation

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Environmental Film & Lecture Series presents “The Million Dollar Duck” at 7 p.m. Feb. 20 at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center, 127 S. Mission St. “The Million Dollar Duck” is a documentary film focusing on the strange and wonderful world of the Federal Duck Stamp contest. This film explores the eccentric nature of the...
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Survivors of suicide loss support group to meet on Feb. 20

WENATCHEE — The Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group will meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 20 at Grace Lutheran Church, 1408 Washington St., Wenatchee. Anyone who is a survivor of suicide loss is invited to attend. The group is sponsored by the Wenatchee Valley Chapter of The Compassionate Friends. For more information, visit tcfwenatcheevalley.org.
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Applications now accepted for Stronger Schools grants

WENATCHEE — The Community Foundation of NCW is now accepting applications for the Stronger Schools grant program to support public education in North Central Washington. Up to $5,000 is available for programs that enrich school experiences for students, support teacher development, and provide opportunities for schools to better achieve their goals. Applications may be submitted by teachers,...
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Rails & Ales brings winter sports competition to town

WENATCHEE — Numerica Credit Union will once again present the fourth annual Rails & Ales event on Orondo Avenue in downtown Wenatchee at 5 p.m. Feb. 16. Mission Ridge Ski & Board Resort will deliver truckloads of fresh snow to the heart of downtown Wenatchee for the family-friendly evening featuring skiing, snowboarding, music and fun. Cash prizes will be awarded for those...
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