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Bee on the lookout: Keepers able to help during swarm

It’s swarm season in the Wenatchee Valley — the time of year when honey bee colonies have outgrown their homes and need more space for the colony to continue growing. This is a great time of year for beekeepers interested in expanding their apiaries.

Students complete Memory Master exam

Classical Conversations of Wenatchee has had another strong year and is growing. This year, five students successfully completed the Memory Master exam: Zachary Appel, sixth grade; Abby Black, fifth grade; William Appel, fourth grade; Claire Appel, second grade; and Daniel Hunter, kindergarten.

Entertainment schedule

The Gesa Credit Union Entertainment stage in Memorial Park will feature some of the best talent the area has to offer over the course of the 11-day festival.
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Classy Chassis to mark 30th year

We love our parades and our classic cars here in the Wenatchee Valley. Put them together and you have the makings of the longstanding local tradition that is the Les Schwab Classy Chassis Parade & Car Show.

Apple Blossom flavors to savor

Taste the wonders of the world with a trip to the food fair at Memorial Park, where 21 vendors will have their booths open daily throughout the festival from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. The stoves start sizzling this Thursday.

Royalty Float Schedule

The Apple Blossom Festival float and royalty will attend these events:

Apple Blossom Junior Royalty

The Junior Royalty will ride in Saturday’s Keyes Fibre Youth Parade. Pictured here, left to right, are Princess Ashleigh Willoughby, Queen Ava Vasquez and Princess Lauren Kert. (Photo provided/Parsons Photography)

Keyes Fibre Youth Parade Lineup

Editor’s note: This is the parade lineup as of April 16. For an up-to-date list, check out the festival website, The youth parade begins at 11 a.m. Saturday.

Have a summer activity for kids?

NCW kids are looking for your summer activity to join. If your nonprofit organization, school or church offers recreation, classes or a camp for school-age kids, tell us about it. All summer activities will appear in a Neighbors section that publishes in May.

Connecting with kids through fishing

There’s something catchy going on in the greater Wenatchee Valley area. It’s a non-profit organization called Something Catchy, which focuses its attention on foster, disabled or displaced children by taking them fishing.