Humane Society receives Endowment Grant

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Humane Society has been selected by the Community Foundation of NCW to receive its $50,000 Endowment Grant award. Offered every other year, the endowment grant provides annual income to the nonprofit organization in perpetuity. As the fund grows and donations are added, that annual stream of income increases and helps to sustain the organization for...
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Lance Tigner performs at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Lance Tigner will perform for the next Friday Night Music event July 20 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Pybus Market. Tigner, originally from Wenatchee, is a popular vocalist/guitarist who has performed with many bands from Seattle and Honolulu. His eclectic solo performances include songs from “Gershwin to Bruno Mars, Beatles to Johnny Cash,” along with many original tunes. For...
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‘Full Monty’ starts Aug. 2

WENATCHEE — Numerica Performing Arts Center’s 2018 Hot August Nights production of “The Full Monty” begins its run Aug. 2 The local production, based on the cult hit film of the same name, will be presented on Aug. 2-4, 8-11, 15-18. Wednesday and Thursday performances are at 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m., and a matinee performance on Aug. 11 is at 2...
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GWATA to host summer social

WENATCHEE — The Greater Wenatchee Area Technology Alliance will host its Summer Social from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Aug. 2 at Highlander Golf Course, 2920 8th St. S.E., East Wenatchee. The event will include a fajita bar dinner, no-host bar, live music, yard games, raffle prizes and networking with the NCW business, technology and education community. The cost of the event is $35 for members and $50 for...
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‘Dog Days’ concert to benefit the animals

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Humane Society will hold its second annual Ol’ Dog Days concert on Aug. 2 . This year’s event will take place at The Sunshine Ranch, 2265 Easy St. Performers will include the Kevin Jones Band, and local artists Eden Moody and Elaine Eagle. Food will be provided and those attending will have the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for prizes,...
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Jumpers Flats perform in Centennial Park on July 13

WENATCHEE — Waterville’s own Jumpers Flats will perform for the Wenatchee Downtown Summer Concert Series at 7 p.m. July 13 in Centennial Park. The park is located at 130 S. Wenatchee Ave. The event is free and includes concessions, prizes, giveaways and activities for kids. For more information, visit the Wenatchee Summer Concert Series Facebook page.
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Saddle Rockers to play at Pybus

WENATCHEE — The local Saddle Rockers band returns to Pybus Public Market for the next Friday Night Music event July 13 from 7 to 9 p.m. The group plays a lively blend of bluegrass, vintage rock, Americana and jazz. Members are Dave Notter, fiddle; Jac Tiechner, guitar/vocals; Bruce McWhirter, guitar/harmonica/lead vocals; Chuck Egner or Steve Clem, bass; and Chris Rader, percussion/harmony...
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Museum offers geology tour

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center will sponsor a Lake Wenatchee Geology Tour from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on July 14. This tour will examine everything from the local bedrock to the fluvial (stream) processes at work on the Icicle and Wenatchee rivers, to the glacial features from both the Icicle Creek and Lake Wenatchee Glaciers. It will provide an opportunity to view the...
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Free technology available for local nonprofits

NCW — Microsoft TechSpark is partnering with the Community Foundation of NCW to provide technology to nonprofit organizations for free, helping them secure data, improve efficiency and more. Organizations should take the Technology Needs Assessment at wwrld.us/techneeds by July 20. Afterward, each organization will receive recommendations and a coupon code for the free products. Logic 20/20...
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AppleSox autograph party at Pybus

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee AppleSox will visit Pybus Market from noon to 1 p.m. July 18. The public is welcome to come meet the players as the team holds its annual poster signing and autograph party. For more information, call the AppleSox office at 665-6900.
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