Third Annual Get Connected Family Expo
March 07, 2015 10am-3pm
Join us for our 3rd Annual Family Expo! We are so excited to announce our new location! This year, the Expo will be held at the Wenatchee High School in the gym. We have fun, exciting entertainment all day long, crafts, activities and lots of fun for the whole family!
Our Stage Schedule is as follows:
10:30am KI Fighting Demonstration
11:00am Philip & Henry: The Amazing Magicians
12:00pm Reptile Man
1:30pm L-Bow the Clown
2:15pm A sneak peek to the Mud Bay Jugglers Show
Other entertainment includes, the Reptile Zoo, open the entire event, Lowes Build & Grow Workshop, L-Bow the Clown making animal balloons and face painting, Inflatable slide, Meet your favorite Princess! Meet and greet with Superheroes! And much more!
Join us on March 7 at the Wenatchee High School from 10-3. Tickets can be pre-purchased at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/get-connected-family-expo-tickets-15459232982 or purchased at the door. Cost is $4 Adults, $3 ages 2+. Bring non-perishable food items for our local food banks and be entered into a raffle drawing of your choice for some great prizes! And you can purchase additional raffle tickets to better your chances of winning and all raffle money will be used to purchase additional/most needed items for our local food banks.
A big thank you to our headline sponsor, Dr. Cara’s Children’s Dentistry, for making this event possible. Also, to our silver sponsor, Callie Klein at Country Financial.
For more information on this year’s event, to view past years Family Expo, or to be a sponsor or vendor of the event please visit www.ncwkidconnect.com or www.facebook.com/ncwkidconnect.com, email nikki at email@example.com or call (509) 834-8977.
Location: Wenatchee High School Gym
Address: Millerdale Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801
CLA Estate Planning Workshop
March 11, 2015 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
FREE workshop providing valuable information for seniors on securing one's estate and retirement planning.
Guests will receive a workbook and information regarding:
- The pros and cons of wills and trusts;
- How to avoid probate;
- Long-term health care concerns;
- Tax reduction planning.
Seating is limited. Please RSVP by calling 1-866-252-8721 9am-5pm CST.
CLA Estate Services is a firm devoted to assisting area residents in protecting their assets and ensuring their money lasts.
Location: Coast Wenatchee Center Hotel
Address: 201 N. Wenatchee Ave., Wenatchee, WA 98801
WVC Almost Spring Friends and Family concert
March 12, 2015 7:00
A concert to celebrate the arrival of spring with the WVC Chamber Singers. Admission is $5/person, and $10/family. Proceeds benefit the Choir Assistance Fund. This event is part of the 75th anniversary of WVC.
Location: The Grove Recital Hall at Wenatchee Valley College
Address: 1300 Fifth Street, Wenatchee, WA 98801
ARTIS | OPEN - open art studio for women
March 12, 2015 - June 11, 2015 6-10pm
Bring an art project and create with your community. Ladies of all ability level and art discipline are welcome. Feel free to bring snacks and/or beverages. For questions call Hostess Dzhan Wiley: 206-396-2778.
Every second Thursday from 6-10pm.
Free for members, recommended $10 donation for non-members. RSVPs are appreciated, or just come by and pull up a seat.
Address: 11734 US Hwy 2 Suite C, Leavenworth, Washington 98826
CATHOLIC FAMILY & CHILD SERVICE BENEFIT DINNER & DESSERT DASH 2015
March 14, 2015 5:30 - 9:00 pm
Celebrate St Patrick's holiday with fun, food, entertainment and community! A delicious St Patrick's Day-inspired dinner will be catered by The Ivy Wild. The highlight of the event is our Dessert Dash ! - a lively auction of delectable desserts by distinguished local culinarians. All proceeds go to support the programs at Catholic Family & Child Service, "bringing hope to life for those most in need." Individual tickets $35, young adult (21 to 30 years of age) $25 dollars, table for ten $350.
Location: St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Kuykendall Hall
Address: 625 Elliot Avenue S., Wenatchee, Washington 98801
Kevin Pace & The Early Edition - Cashmere Community Concerts
March 14, 2015 7:30pm
This traditional bluegrass/gospel group is dedicated to entertaining audiences with the sounds of classic bluegrass. Their “down pat” style and tight, smooth, top notch harmonies capture the classic, traditional sounds and will transport them directly to our stage.
Location: Cashmere Riverside Center
Address: 201 Riverside Dr, Cashmere, WA 98815
March 17, 2015 7:00 pm
Birders: The Central Park Effect: This film features wildlife footage in Central Park.
Location: Wenatchee Valley Museum
Address: 127 S Mission, Wenatchee, WA 98801
Innovator Awards Luncheon
March 17, 2015 12:00pm - 1:30pm
The GWATA Innovator Awards Luncheon will be at the Wenatchee Convention Center on MARCH 17 from 12:00 to 1:30. Please join us as we welcome many amazing innovators, inventors, entrepreneurs and technological implementers as well as this year's fantastic keynote speaker and entrepreneur, Dr. Robb Akridge!
As one of the innovators behind the Clarisonic product, Dr. Robb now serves as the Senior Vice President and Global General Manager, and has launched the brand in 50 different countries.
Dr. Robb received his PhD in Immunology from Texas A&M University and has spent over 25 years in medical and global health research, including scientist and clinical trial management positions at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, ICOS Corporation, and Sonicare®.
Location: Wenatchee Convention Center
Address: 121 N Wenatchee Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801
Jennifer Bushong and Event Marketing
March 18, 2015 12:00 - 1:00 PM
Jennifer Bushong, Director of Marketing & Communications at the Town Toyota Center, will give us tips on Event Marketing Concepts. This will include; How to make your customers/guests feel, figuring out your goals, and the measurements for those goals. **Our Sponsor! Thanks to the Wenatchee BPW Past President's Club who will be generously sponsoring this luncheon. Thanks to them, lunch will be provided for FREE for all who attend! So bring a friend and enjoy the company of other women while networking.
Location: Washington Trust Bank
Address: 523 ValleyMall Parkway, East Wenatchee, WA 98802
Monthly Movies On The Big Screen: How the West was Wont
March 19, 2015 6:30 PM
Setting off on a journey to the west in the 1830s, the Prescott family run into a man named Linus (James Stewart), who helps them fight off a pack of thieves. Linus then marries daughter Eve Prescott (Carroll Baker), and 30 years later goes off to fight in the Civil War with their son, with bloody results. Eve’s sister, Lily (Debbie Reynolds), heads further west and has adventures with a professional gambler (Gregory Peck), stretching all the way to San Francisco and into the 1880s.
Rated G | Directors: John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Mashall, and Richard Thorpe | Running Time: 164 minutes
- See more at: http://www.numericapac.org/event/how-the-west-was-won/#sthash.R0SVpmaB.dpuf
Location: Numerica Performing Arts Center
Address: 123 N Wenatchee Ave, Wenatchee, WA 98801