Gift tags at Waterville banks

Umpqua Bank and North Cascades Bank have gift tags available for children in need in the Waterville community. Everyone is welcome to stop in and pick up a tag for a child, purchase the gift, wrap it and return it before Dec. 20.
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Christmas Tree Lighting on Dec. 6

Waterville’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony will be held at the North Cascades Bank parking lot at 6 p.m. on Dec. 6. The event is organized by the Waterville Main Street Association.
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Breakfast with Santa is beloved by all ages

This year's Breakfast with Santa fundraiser will be held on Sunday, Dec. 2 at the North Central Washington Fairgrounds Community Hall.
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Church holiday bazaar on Dec. 8

The Waterville Federated Church will hold its annual holiday bazaar from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 8. The church is located at 220 W. Ash St. Over 18 vendors will be on hand selling homemade crafts and gift items.
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Christmas family fun at WVMCC

WENATCHEE — Catch the holiday spirit at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center during Christmas Family Fun Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 1. Museum staff and volunteers will lead several arts and crafts activities for all ages. Santa will be available for pictures and refreshments will be served. Admission is $10 per family. The museum is located at 127 S. Mission St. in...
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Santa arrives at Pybus

WENATCHEE — Santa Claus will make a grand arrival at Pybus Public Market on Dec. 2. Old Saint Nick will make his entrance on a Chelan County Fire District 1 firetruck at 1 p.m. and will then pose for free photos until 3 p.m. inside the concourse. Firefighters from Chelan County Fire District 1 will be on hand after they deliver Santa to let kids sit in the fire truck for photos and to answer...
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Footprints program to hold Christmas tree lighting

WENATCHEE — The Footprints on My Heart program will hold its annual Christmas Tree Lighting service at 7 p.m. Dec. 5 in the main lobby at Central Washington Hospital/Confluence Health. This service is for anyone who has experienced a loss during pregnancy or early childhood. Ornaments and refreshments will be provided. Additional ornaments will be available at the volunteers desk for anyone who...
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Veterans honored with dinner

For the third year in a row, the doors of the Coyote Pass Café opened Nov. 11 on Veterans Day to honor veterans with a special free meal. The atmosphere inside was one of camaraderie.
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Breakfast with Santa to be held Dec. 2

Waterville Cooperative Preschool’s annual Breakfast with Santa fundraiser is right around the corner. The breakfast will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dec. 2 in the NCW Fair Community Hall.
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Holiday lights will go on at Pybus Nov. 23

WENATCHEE — The public is invited to attend the annual holiday lighting ceremony at Pybus Market on Nov. 23. The holiday Christmas tree lights will be switched on at 5:45 p.m. Live music with Nic Allen will follow from 6 to 8 p.m. For more information, visit pybuspublicmarket.com.
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