Villalobos Brothers at the PAC

WENATCHEE — The Villalobos Brothers bring their signature violin and vocal style to the Numerica Performing Arts Center for a show at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 17. Brothers Ernesto, Alberto and Luis redefine contemporary Mexican music with original compositions blending elements of jazz, rock, classical and Mexican folk styles. The group has collaborated with legendary Grammy winners and their work has...
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Andrew Sleighter headlines comedy show coming to PAC on Jan. 19

WENATCHEE — LAPH Productions and the Numerica Performing Arts Center team up to present the “Cold Winter Nights Comedy Series” beginning Jan. 19 at 7 p.m. Starting the three-part series is Andrew Sleighter whose laid-back style and clever writing has won him appreciation from fans and respect from his peers. Sleighter has been seen on “Last Comic Standing,” Nuvo TV’s...
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Writers competition deadline next month

WENATCHEE — With the holidays over, now’s the time to fine tune your literary project. Write on the River is accepting submissions for its 12th annual writers competition. Categories are nonfiction (essay, article or memoir) and fiction (short story or narrative, complete as written or as an excerpt) on any theme or subject in 1,000 words or less. Submissions should be original,...
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Humane Society auction Feb. 16

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Humane Society’s annual Auction for the Animals will be held Feb. 16 at the Wenatchee Convention Center. Doors open at 5 p.m. This is the Humane Society’s largest fundraiser of the year and it will feature a dinner, signature cocktails, silent and live auctions. The theme for this year’s event is “Be the Hero” and those attending are...
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Humane adjusts hours for ‘quiet time’ for the animals

WENATCHEE — Wenatchee Valley Humane Society (WVHS) changed its weekday hours of operation this week to implement a new ‘quiet time’ for the animals at the shelter. The shelter is now closing for an hour on weekdays, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. The new program launched Jan. 7. The new ‘quiet time’ will give animals at the shelter a much needed midday break, according to a news release...
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Genealogical Society offers beginner classes

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Area Genealogical Society invites the community to become a WAGS member and take part in a beginner class scheduled for 10 a.m. Jan. 17 and each third Thursday in the months following. As a WAGS member, you’ll also have access to research classes, writers groups and other resources. To join or renew membership, visit wags-web.org. To RSVP for the class, email...
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Pictorial Past | Withrow hardware store

The J.E. Andrews hardware store supplied the town of Withrow in Douglas County from 1910 to 1945.
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Free art class Jan. 5 at the museum

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center will host a Coyote’s Corner free art class from 11 a.m. to noon on Jan. 5. This class will focus on creating a colorful confectionery still life inspired by American painter Wayne Thiebaud. Children 4-11 and their parents or guardians are welcome to attend the class with Artist in Residence Rick Adams. It is sponsored by the...
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Bridal Première on Jan 5

WENATCHEE — If you are planning a wedding, this is the event for you! NCW Bridal Première 2019 will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 5 at the Town Toyota Center. For over 30 years, Bridal Première has assisted thousands of brides-to-be in planning their perfect wedding day. The event, sponsored by Katrina’s Wedding Boutique, is free to attend and will feature a fashion show of...
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Mended Hearts support group meets Jan. 7

WENATCHEE — Greater Wenatchee Mended Hearts Chapter 91 will meet from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 7 at Confluence Health/Central Washington Hospital, conference rooms A and B on the ground floor. Dr. Roy Lin, cardiac electrophysiologist with Confluence Health, will present a program on “Managing Afib.” The meeting is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Jan...
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