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Leavenworth

Leavenworth’s Amy Carlson Book Launch

Brother Beast, East meets West in this action-packed middle grade novel from Author, Amy Carlson (creator of Leavenworth’s Book Camp and Bearunantics). Thursday, August 9, 6:30 p.m. at Leavenworth Library. Free. 548-7923.(e32)

Cornerstone Laying Ceremony

Join us on Saturday, August 18 at 11 a.m. at The Alpine Lakes Elementary School, for the Cornerstone Laying Ceremony by Washington Freemason Grand Lodge. The public is invited.(e32)

Fun at the Leavenworth Library

Craft Night for Teens. Have you tried painting with alcohol ink? This forgiving medium allows you to create and erase to your heart’s content. We’ll paint tiles that work great as coasters. Ages 12 and up. Thursday, August 9, 4 p.m. at the Leavenworth Library. (e32)

Jump for Joy!  

Village Rhythms From Around the World. Join teaching artist Susan Wickett-Ford for a wonderful afternoon of music. Friday, August 10 at 4 p.m., at the Leavenworth Library. Fun for the whole family. (e32)

Leavenworth Lions Club 

The Leavenworth Lions Club is holding a community breakfast this Saturday, August 11, 7:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., in the Lions Club Park. All-You-Can-Eat pancakes, eggs cooked to order, sausage, coffee, tea, and milk. Only $7 for adults, $3.50 for children 4-10, free for children under 4, free for active military with ID. Come enjoy a hearty breakfast and visit with your local community members. Purchase a Punch Card for $39 from any Lion member or at the breakfasts. It is good for six adult breakfasts. Free parking for breakfast is next door at the City Hall lot. For more information, text or call Conrad Delury at 509-387-5051.

Historical Walking Tours of Leavenworth

The Upper Valley Museum will be sponsoring a Downtown Historical Walking Tour on Saturday, Aug. 11.  The tour begins at Upper Valley Museum, 347 Division St., 10 a.m.  The tour is 1-2 hours on sidewalks and is about 2 miles long. There is a donation fee $5. Everyone is encouraged to wear good walking shoes and bring water. Call 548-0728 for more information.(e32)

Blood Drive

Leavenworth Red Cross Blood Drive, sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be held at 10170 Titus Rd., Leavenworth, on Thursday, August. 9,  1:30 to 6:00 p.m. There is a great need of blood this time of the year, please donate. For information or scheduling an appointment, call 1-800-733-2767. (er32)

Upper Wenatchee Valley Pickleball Club

Free Clinic for beginning Pickleball Players on Saturdays, August 18, and 25 at 9:00 to 11:00 a.m., at the District Office, 225 Central Ave, Leavenworth on the tennis courts. There is a limit of 16 players per training session. Please email Trainer, Dave Sebring, USAPA Ambassador at dls47@msn.com or call Sally Sebring, USAPA Ambassador, 548-5102 to get on the list. (e32,33)

Village Voices to Kick Off Season

The Leavenworth Villages Voices (LVV) invites prospective and returning members to the fourth annual Season Opener Picnic on Monday, August 13, at Lions Club Park in Leavenworth from 6:00-8:00 p.m. The LVV is a community choir that welcomes anyone who loves to sing and is committed to learning his/her music. Members will provide food and beverages, (and guitar accompaniment for a sing-along). Come on out if you want to learn more. Rehearsals start on August 20 and take place on Mondays from 7:00–9:00 p.m. at the Leavenworth Community United Methodist Church, 418 Evans Street. Contact us on Facebook or at www.leavenworthvillagevoices.org (er32)  

Dwarf Mistletoe Field Trip 

Join Jim Hadfield, retired forest pathologist, on Thursday, August 9, 2018,9:00 a.m.- 12:00 in exploring the complex role our native parasitic plants, dwarf mistletoes, have on our forests and whether they are friend or foe. The morning outing will take place around the Bridge Creek Campground along the Icicle Creek road. Two of the Washington native dwarf mistletoe species, Douglas-fir dwarf mistletoe and ponderosa pine dwarf mistletoe, occur at this site. Jim will describe how to recognize the dwarf mistletoe and discuss infection, intensification, and spread of this native parasite. Dwarf Mistletoe infections have implications for wildfire behavior, forest management techniques and offers benefits to some species of wildlife. Wear light hiking footwear and long pants and dress for the weather, for this moderate activity. Bring plenty of water and lunch or snacks. To join this trip, please RSVP to Connie Mehmel at cjmehmel@gmail.com or (509) 322-0181. Meet at 9:00 a.m. at the Leavenworth Park and Ride just west of the Forest Service office. We will form car pools at this point in time. Dress for the weather, most likely sunny and warm, but we can be surprised. Wear light hiking footwear and long pants since we will be in some brush some of the time. Bring plenty of water and a lunch or snacks if you desire. (e,r32)

Collin Raye in concert 

Raye will perform on Sept. 7, and the Concert is Free with Fair Admission! The Chelan County Fair begins on Thursday, September 6 and runs through Sunday, September 9. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and students, and a Family Pass is $30 for 2 adults and 3 children. See the complete schedule at www.chelancountyfair.com or call (509)782-3232.(er32)

Cashmere

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Blood Drive will be on Aug. 8 at Cashmere United Methodist Church, 213 South Division St., from 12:30-6:30 p.m. Appointments are encouraged. Call 1-800-733-2767. Walk-ins are also welcome. Homemade treats and our famous ham spread sandwiches. Sponsored by Wacoka Kiwanis Club of Cashmere. (r32)

Cashmere Library Book Club

For all readers who love a good discussion! Thursday, August 9,from 6:30- 7:30 p.m., at the Cashmere Public Library. This month’s book is “The Glass Castle” by Jeannette Walls. Gain insight from others to make a great finish on an interesting read and take a treat as well. Stop by the library to pick up a copy. Always entertaining and a fun way to make friends. We meet once a month. Newcomers are welcome! (r31,32)

 

Village Voices to Kick Off Season 

The Leavenworth Villages Voices (LVV) invites prospective and returning members to the fourth annual Season Opener Picnic on Monday, August 13, at Lions Club Park in Leavenworth from 6:00-8:00 p.m. The LVV is a community choir that welcomes anyone who loves to sing and is committed to learning his/her music. Members will provide food and beverages, (and guitar accompaniment for a sing-along). Come on out if you want to learn more. Rehearsals start on August 20 and take place on Mondays from 7:00–9:00 p.m. at the Leavenworth Community United Methodist Church, 418 Evans Street. Contact us on Facebook or at www.leavenworthvillagevoices.org (er32)

Collin Raye in concert 

Raye will perform on Sept. 7, and the Concert is Free with Fair Admission! The Chelan County Fair begins on Thursday, September 6 and runs through Sunday, September 9. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and students, and a Family Pass is $30 for 2 adults and 3 children. See the complete schedule at www.chelancountyfair.com or call(509)782-3232.(re32)

Dwarf Mistletoe Field Trip 

Join Jim Hadfield, retired forest pathologist, on Thursday, August 9, 2018, 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 in exploring the complex role our native parasitic plants, dwarf mistletoes, have on our forests and whether they are friend or foe. The morning outing will take place around the Bridge Creek Campground along the Icicle Creek road. Two of the Washington native dwarf mistletoe species, Douglas-fir dwarf mistletoe and ponderosa pine dwarf mistletoe, occur at this site. Jim will describe how to recognize the dwarf mistletoe and discuss infection, intensification, and spread of this native parasite. Dwarf Mistletoe infections have implications for wildfire behavior, forest management techniques and offers benefits to some species of wildlife. Wear light hiking footwear and long pants and dress for the weather, for this moderate activity. Bring plenty of water and lunch or snacks. To join this trip, please RSVP to Connie Mehmel at cjmehmel@gmail.com or (509) 322-0181. Meet at 9:00 a.m. at the Leavenworth Park and Ride just west of the Forest Service office. We will form car pools at this point in time. Dress for the weather, most likely sunny and warm, but we can be surprised. Wear light hiking footwear and long pants since we will be in some brush some of the time. Bring plenty of water and a lunch or snacks if you desire.(er32)

Storytime and Sticker Craft 

Join Librarians Lisa and Leah on Wednesday, August 8, 10:00 a.m. at the Cashmere Public Library, 300 Woodring St., no cost. Join us for games, songs, finger plays, and rhymes! There will be awesome stories and a sticker story for you to create and take home. (r32)

Jump for Joy!

Village Rhythms from Around the World with Susan Wickett-Ford of Silver Kite Community Arts on Thursday, August 9, 1:30 p.m. at the Cashmere Public Library 300 Woodring St., no cost. Use instruments, voices, and movement to celebrate culture! (r32)

Blue Ethel Storytime and Chalk Activity 

Join Librarians Lisa and Leah on Tuesday, August 14 and Wednesday August 15 at 10:00 a.m. At the Cashmere Public Library for games, songs, finger plays, and rhymes! There will be awesome stories and a chance to chalk the library’s entryway and sidewalk. (r32,33)

STEM: Science of Sound

Join STEM Librarian Heather on Thursday, August 16, 3:00 p.m.,at the Cashmere Public Library. It is free. Sound is all around! You can hear it, touch it, feel it, and see it. Come learn about sound and participate in musical activities. (r32,33)

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