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Technology transforms ancient art of Bible translation

ORLANDO, Fla. — For most of its 50 years, Florida's Wycliffe Associates built offices, guesthouses, training centers and airport runways for volunteers who traveled to other countries to assist Bible translators.

CDCSA opens applications for annual scholarship

NCW — Chelan Douglas Child Services Association has opened applications for the annual Bernie Perleberg Memorial Scholarship. Applications must be postmarked by March 31.

Okanogan Valley soroptimists open scholarship applications

NCW — The Soroptimist International of Okanogan Valley has opened scholarship applications for senior girls from Okanogan and Omak school districts graduating in 2017. The deadline for applications is April 17.

Book club to meet March 16

WENATCHEE — The First United Methodist Church Book Club will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Beige House on the church campus, 941 Washington St.

The first rule of sports, parenting: Don’t speak

Your child doesn’t have to play in the Super Bowl for you to know the feeling. Their team was supposed to win and then they didn’t. What do you do? Being the mother of two girls who played soccer and ran track, I thought I knew the answer: Talk it through. Tell them you love them. Say it’s just a game. Remind them there’s always a next time. Isn’t that what good parenting is all about? Keeping channels of communication open even in tough moments?

Services observe Lent, Easter

WENATCHEE — St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 312 Palouse St., will host several special services.

Lent events begin Sunday

WENATCHEE — St. Luke’s Episcopal Church will host several events beginning Sunday at the church, 428 King St.

Pancake supper Tuesday

WATERVILLE — The Altar Society of St. Joseph Catholic Church will hold its 33rd annual Shrove Tuesday pancake supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church, 101 East Poplar.

Study group to discuss Buddhist wisdom teaching

EAST WENATCHEE — The HUMUH Buddhist Center will hold a spiritual study group March 5 at 4 p.m. in the sanctuary of the Cascade Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1550 Sunset Highway.