Chelan-Douglas Land Trust earns national recognition

WENATCHEE — The Chelan-Douglas Land Trust has been awarded re-accreditation with the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance. The land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. The Chelan-Douglas Land Trust (CDLT) was...
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Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Sept. 8

WENATCHEE — The 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s North Central Washington will be held on Sept. 8 beginning at Pybus Market in Wenatchee. The Alzheimer’s Association walk is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., opening ceremonies are at 9:45 a.m. and the two-mile walk begins at 10 a.m. For...
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Remembrance walk set for Sept. 15

WENATCHEE — The Compassionate Friends Wenatchee Valley Chapter will host its annual Walk to Remember on Sept. 15 at Walla Walla Point Park. The event will help memorialize children and loved ones who have died and help bereaved families in their journey through grief. The two-mile “gentle” walk will start and end at Shelter 1 at the park and is open to anyone who has lost a child...
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Nic Allen performs at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Nic Allen will perform at the next Friday Night Music event from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 31 at Pybus Market. Leavenworth-based Allen brings Southern influence to soulful blues rock and country covers and original material. There is no cost to attend. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.org.
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Church hosts family game fun

WENATCHEE — Looking for some old-fashioned family fun? Pacific Crest Church is hosting another monthly game night at Pybus Market from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 31. The evening’s activities will include a variety of board games and card games. Have a favorite game from home? Bring it along. Family game night is open to all ages and there is no cost to attend. For more information,...
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Slim Chance returns to Pybus

WENATCHEE — Slim Chance is back at Pybus Market for the Friday Night Music event from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 24. Chance performs a fun country-western/blues style with a blend of covers and originals. There is no cost to attend. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.org.
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Lake Chelan Sailing Regatta set for Sept. 8-9

CHELAN — The 46th annual Lake Chelan Sailing Regatta will be held Sept. 8-9. The event, organized by the Lake Chelan Sailing Association, is open to all sailboats and sailors of all skill levels. Classes will include one design and Portsmouth. This year’s regatta will also include the Bainbridge Cup for the San Juan 21 class. This is a fun event and is not a points race for most...
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Lucky Break Boys at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Are you ready for some toe-tappin’ music to close out your week? The Lucky Break Boys will perform for the next Friday Night Music event at Pybus Market from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 17. The local duo of Jeff Heminger and Bill Dobbins perform a mix of bluegrass, folk and old-time standards, along with some “newer old stuff.” For more information,...
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Quilt and Fiber Art Festival on Aug. 17-18

WENATCHEE — The North Central Washington Quilt Guild presents its Quilt and Fiber Art Festival on Aug. 17-18. It will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days at the Town Toyota Center. The festival will feature over 300 quilts on display, a special exhibit, a merchant mall, an artisan consignment shop, a beaded art display, live demonstrations, a silent auction, a quilt raffle and...
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Master Gardeners to host Tomato Gala

WENATCHEE — If you love tomatoes, this event is for you. Washington State University Chelan-Douglas Master Gardeners will hold their eighth annual Tomato Gala on Aug. 18. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to noon at the Community Education Garden at the northwest corner of Springwater and Western avenues in Wenatchee. A wide variety of heirlooms, hybrids, cherry and paste tomatoes will be...
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