Movie day for kids every Thursday through mid-August

EAST WENATCHEE — Children ages 5 to 12, along with their parents and siblings, are invited to enjoy two movies at Trinity United Methodist Church every Thursday through Aug. 16. Treats are provided and the event is free. Trinity UMC is at 850 N. James St. Call the church at 884-4508 between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday for more information.
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A good year for Waterville Days

Visitors from out of the area and local residents enjoyed this year's Waterville Days July 6-7. Activities for all ages included Friday's night's spaghetti feed, vendors, a quilt show and everyone's favorite parade.
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Popular spaghetti feed kicks off Waterville Days

Waterville Days for 2018 started out on July 6 with the annual spaghetti feed in Pioneer Park, sponsored by the Douglas County Fire District No. 1 volunteer firefighters.
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Workshops offered on skit-writing

Suzanne Robinson is teaching a series of skit-writing workshops at Waterville Library this summer and says it is not all that difficult to do if you keep some basics in mind.
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Poetry fun at Waterville Library

The Waterville Library hosted Kenn Nesbitt for the children's program called Poetry Fun on July 10. Nesbitt is a published poet and children’s book writer who has traveled all over the world sharing his work.
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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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Thin Air 5K gains traction on wheat fields and dirt roads

“Get up. We’re going to Waterville.” Those words from his mother woke Wenatchee High School senior Jake Wiersma on July 7 at 7 a.m. as he lay in bed. She informed her son that they were driving up to Waterville for a race.
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Celebrating Waterville Days!

Residents and visitors enjoy the fun festivities of Waterville Days July 6-7. Here are some scenes from throughout the celebration.   Members of the Waterville 4-H Club wave from their float during the parade. (Empire Press photo/Karen Larsen) Paislee Landon of Waterville, a member of the Burlap & Barbed Wire 4-H group, gets her hors
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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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