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Two chances to get involved with Write On The River

Registration is open for the 2016 Write On The River writing conference happening May 13-15 at Wenatchee Valley College. Workshops will explore topics such as character development, conflict, memoir, fiction, writing for the internet and “How, If and When to Get an Agent.” Conference attendees will also have the chance to pitch book ideas to publishers.

Museum announces art show People’s Choice winner

Geraldine Warner of Wenatchee has won the People’s Choice Award from the Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center for her fiber piece, “Forest Fire.” The award came with a $200 cash prize. Warner’s deep red, orange and purple quilt hung at the museum throughout the NCW Juried Art Show, which just ended. Visitors had the opportunity to vote for their favorite works of art.

Tickets on sale for summer concerts

WENATCHEE — Tickets went on sale this week for the popular summer concert series, Concerts in the Gardens, five weeks of shows at Ohme Gardens beginning in July.

Check it Out: Our arts and entertainment picks of the week

”Wildfires: A Historical and Modern Perspective” with John Marshall: 6 p.m. Tuesday, Manson Library; 6 p.m. Wednesday, Wenatchee Library; 7 p.m. Feb. 23, Ephrata Libary; 6:30 p.m. Feb. 24, Moses Lake Public Library; 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25, Leavenworth Library; 6 p.m. March 3, Entiat Library, free,