Wings ’n Wishes attracts hundreds

A large crowd gathered at East Wenatchee City Hall on Dec. 6 to usher in the Christmas season at the annual Wings 'n Wishes holiday event. Cold temperatures did not hinder parents, children and community members as they waited for Santa.
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Breakfast with Santa a success

There was a great turnout for Waterville’s Preschool’s annual fundraiser, Breakfast with Santa, on Dec. 2 at the NCW Fair Community Hall. The event supports the preschool’s budget and helps to keep tuition low for families.
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Mansfield kicks off holiday season

The Mansfield Chamber kicked off the holiday season with a Christmas bazaar and tree lighting Dec. 1. Getting into the Christmas spirit is a time-honored community tradition, 
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Wings ‘n Wishes event on Dec. 6

EAST WENATCHEE — Numerica Credit Union’s Wings ‘n Wishes holiday event will be held at 6 p.m. Dec. 6 at East Wenatchee City Hall, 271 9th St. N.E. Activities will include a Christmas tree lighting and the arrival of Santa on a fire truck, who will be available for free pictures. Refreshments will be served and a holiday music program will take place. Live reindeer will also be on...
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The Federated Church Guild bazaar and lunch is Saturday

WATERVILLE — Members of the Waterville Federated Church Guild will hold their annual Christmas bazaar and luncheon from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 8, at the church, 224 W. Ash St. The event will feature area vendors with a variety of holiday gift items and decorations. Homemade cookies, from the traditional “cookie bar,” will be offered at $5 a dozen or $12 for three...
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Holiday movies in Chelan

CHELAN — The Ruby Theatre in Chelan is presenting holiday movie matinees every Saturday during December. The movies begin at 3 p.m. and there is no cost to attend. Here is the schedule: Dec. 8: “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” from 2000 starring Jim Carrey Dec. 15: “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” from 2005 starring Tilda Swinton Dec. 22: “The...
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Gingerbread House Factory at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Pacific Crest Church will host a Gingerbread House Factory from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at the Pybus Market LocalTel Event Center. The family event is open to the public and designed for kids up to age 18 to build a gingerbread house. Sessions will be offered from 1 to 2 p.m. and 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Supplies will be provided for 200 gingerbread houses on a first-come, first-served...
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Candle lighting ceremony Dec. 9

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Chapter of The Compassionate Friends will hold a candle lighting ceremony Dec. 9 to honor the memories of children and loved ones of all ages who have died. The local ceremony is part of the international bereavement support group’s 22nd annual Worldwide Candle Lighting event. The community is invited to gather at 6:30 p.m. at the Church of the Nazarene, 1011...
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Marlin Handbell Ringers to perform Dec. 11

EAST WENATCHEE — The Marlin Handbell Ringers will perform a holiday concert from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 11 at Eastmont Baptist Church, 400 S. Kentucky Ave. The concert will feature traditional and fun songs for all ages, and the bell ringers will discuss various selections. There will also be an opportunity for the audience to ask questions and to ring a bell or chime. Refreshments will follow the...
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Holiday jazz at Pybus

WENATCHEE — The Cashmere High School Jazz Band and the Apollo Club will present “A Jazzy Classy Christmas” at 6 p.m. Dec. 12 at Pybus Market. There is no cost to attend the family-friendly concert. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.org.
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