Write On The River hosts workshop

WENATCHEE — Write On The River will host its autumn workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 20 in Wenatchi Hall on the Wenatchee Valley College campus. Two sessions focusing on “Reaching Readers” will be held featuring Jason Brick on real-life, right-now strategies for a targeted approach to writing; and Rachel Letofsky on mastering the maze of publication. The cost is $70 for WOTR members and...
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Fun and games at Pybus

WENATCHEE — It’s time again for family game night on Sept. 28 at Pybus Market, hosted by Pacific Crest Church. The fun begins at 7 p.m. The evening’s activities will include board games, card games or any games you would like to bring from home. It is open to all ages and there is no cost to attend. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.org.
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Blooms galore at Dahlia Show Sept. 26-27

WENATCHEE — The NCW Dahlia Show will be held Sept. 29-30 at Pybus Market. Hours are noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 29, with judging from 10 a.m. to noon; and 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 30. One of the state’s best collection of dahlias will be on display. The event is open to the public and there is no cost to attend. For more information, contact Linda Holmes-Cook at 679-3424.
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SAGE hosts fun run on Sept. 29

WENATCHEE — SAGE (Safety-Advocacy-Growth-Empowerment) is hosting its inaugural “When I Grow Up” 5K Fun Run/Walk on Sept. 29. The event starts at 10 a.m. from Pybus Market. Costumes are encouraged. Registration is $25 per individual or $40 for a family of four. Registration packages are also available for groups larger than four. To register, visit findsafety.org. Proceeds will...
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Pipe organ concert at the museum

WENATCHEE — Dave Wickerham of California will present a pipe organ concert from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center. Wickerham’s career has spanned the country and his concerts have taken him on tours to Australia and New Zealand. He was named Organist of the Year by the American Theatre Organ Society. The concert is presented by Dave and Sandy...
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Red Cross urges blood donations after hurricane

NCW — The Red Cross urges area residents to donate blood of all types to help replenish the blood supply disrupted and depleted by Hurricane Florence. Here are some of the upcoming donation opportunities: Oct. 1, 1:30 to 7 p.m., Kings Orchard Church of Christ, 1610 Orchard Ave., Wenatchee Oct. 2, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Kings Orchard Church of Christ, 1610 Orchard Ave. Oct. 5, 10 a.m. to 3...
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‘Coffee with a Cop’ event is May 16

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Police Department invites citizens to join its officers for “Coffee with a Cop” at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 3 at Café Columbia inside Pybus Market. The event will be an informal time of conversation and a chance to ask questions, voice concerns, build relationships and learn about the department’s work in Wenatchee neighborhoods. For more information, contact...
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Volunteer for NAMI Chelan-Douglas

NCW — The National Alliance of Mental Illness Chelan-Douglas chapter needs volunteers to help bring more programs to the community. No experience needed. Time commitment ranges from two to 10 hours depending on task and most work can be done as your schedule allows. Examples of tasks range from assisting with grant-writing, fundraising, serving on the board, donating money and various other...
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Pictorial Past | Mold’s community schoolhouse

The former Mold Schoolhouse shown here in 1972. It was located near the intersection of Road 9 NE (Mold Road) and Road S NE, nine miles north of Coulee City in Douglas County. (Information and provided photo/Darrin...
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Compassionate Friends group will meet Sept. 17

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Chapter of The Compassionate Friends will hold a sharing meeting from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at Grace Lutheran Church, 1408 Washington St., Wenatchee. The nonprofit support organization assists families toward the positive resolution of grief following the death of a child, grandchild or sibling of any age and provides information to help others be supportive....
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