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Living with Children: Eating out with kids

The Wall Street Journal recently interviewed Daniel Eddy, a New York City chef, on how to have a mutually-successful experience with a young child in an upscale restaurant ("How to Take Your Kids Out to Eat and Actually Enjoy the Experience," July 14, 2016). WSJ obviously thinks the fact that being a chef qualifies one as an expert the subject; it seems to me, however, that a waitperson would have the better perspective.

Faith Lutheran VBS starts Aug. 8

EAST WENATCHEE — Faith Lutheran Church will hold Barnyard Roundup Vacation Bible School Aug. 8-12 at the church, 171 Eastmont Ave.

Class explores Biblical Hebrew

LEAVENWORTH — A Hebrew class will be held July 18-20 in Room 4 at Mrs. Anderson’s Lodging House, 917 Commercial St. Two sessions will be offered, from 1 to 3 p.m. and from 6 to 8:30 p.m.

Parks department to dedicate pickleball complex

EAST WENATCHEE — Eastmont Parks and Recreation will hold a celebration to dedicate its new pickleball complex from 10 a.m. to noon July 23 at Eastmont Community Park.

Meet the modern dad: Hands-on and clued-in

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. — Seven years ago, when he was a newly minted stay-at-home dad, Lance Somerfeld looked for a New York dads group that was holding meet-ups at playgrounds and kiddie classes.

Tips and apps for better phone photography

Ask any photographer what the best camera is and you will likely receive the same answer: The one you have with you. Fortunately, most parents always have a camera with them these days in the form of their phone. Luckily, most mobile phone cameras are very good and capable of producing print-worthy images with a few quick tweaks in the way you shoot and edit.

Free regional convention focuses on loyalty

KENNEWICK — Local Jehovah’s Witnesses and those interested in the faith are invited to the free Regional Conventions of Jehovah’s Witnesses this month at Toyota Center, 7000 W. Grandridge Blvd. The convention will be held in English from July 15-17 and Spanish from July 22-24.