The Wenatchee Jazz Workshop invites the community to “Jazznights,” two concerts at the Numerica Performing Arts Center featuring the six-piece combo L.A. 6. The Los Angeles musicians will perform on their own next Thursday, Feb. 5, and with jazz band students from six Wenatchee and Eastmont schools on Friday, Feb. 6. Both concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets may be reserved at 663-ARTS, numericapac.org or the PAC box office.
Within the first 15 minutes of “Great Bear Stakeout,” we see a desperate, starving mama grizzly lead her two skinny cubs into the ocean off the coast of southern Alaska in search of salmon. One cub, predictably, doesn’t make it out. Later in the film, another mom unceremoniously abandons her cub in order to hang out in the hormone-soaked mating meadow with the fellas. Then a love triangle turns fatal when a male grizzly kills a blonde female just to impress the lady bear he really likes, and it works. ...
Eclectic Approach 4:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Mission Ridge, free, pick up tickets at Numerica branches in Wenatchee, East Wenatchee or Entiat on Friday by 3:30 p.m., limited to first 700 people, missionridge.com
When school starts late on Wednesday mornings, a handful of Cascade High School students meet over mugs of coffee to make art and talk about changing the world. On Wednesday, the group’s work will be on display and for sale at Blackbird Bistro in Leavenworth.
Goodbye, Christmas. Next up: New Year’s Eve. If you’re still making your plans, let the annual Go! NYE guide help you select the perfect soirée. Whether you spend the last night of the year in quiet conversation over the dinner table or frantic festivity on the dance floor, we wish you a happy, safe night.