WENATCHEE — Michael Nickerson is the new interim pastor at First United Methodist Church, 941 Washington St.
Over 110 local youth, most from area congregations of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, recently completed a re-enactment of the 1856-60 Mormon pioneer handcart trek across the Great Plains of the United States to Utah Territory.
I thought it appropriate to reprise this article about car games. Summertime often means more time in the car, and listening to the back seat bickering and endless “Are we there yet,” can make trips — long or short — unpleasant and stressful.
CHICAGO — When soon-to-be mothers are feeling exhausted and ready to give up, Krissy Maher, a labor and delivery nurse at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, regularly calls in the Pushing Specialist.
EAST WENATCHEE — The East Wenatchee Community of Christ Church will hold a Son West Roundup Vacation Bible school from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 15-19 at 690 N. Baker Ave.
MANSON — North Shore Bible Church, 123 Wapato Point Parkway, will hold a vacation Bible school from 9 to 11:20 a.m. July 15-19 for children in grades kindergarten through fifth grade.
EAST WENATCHEE — The HÜMÜH Buddhist-Life Science/Meditation Center has planned a free Satsang spiritual study group at 4 p.m. Sunday.
Long summer breaks are generally not in the best academic interest of our kids. Students typically score lower on standardized tests at the end of summer than they did on the same test at the beginning of summer.
SEATTLE — At a recent meeting at a church gym in Bothell, Boy Scouts in identical blue neckerchiefs and “Troop 574” patches discussed summer camp as their parents arranged carpools and cookout recipes for a weekend trip.
WENATCHEE — First United Methodist Church, 941 Washington St., will host an educational forum on immigration reform from 10:30 a.m. to noon and 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday.
WENATCHEE — The “Enriching Life” group of the First United Methodist Church invites the community to two free workshops in Spanish.
WENATCHEE — The NCW Chapter of Autism Society of Washington will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. July 11 at the Achieve Center, 1111 N. Mission St. Suite B.