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Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

Reader scrapbook: Ornament makers

Beth Pratt, left, and Karin Arvidson are among the many residents of Mountain Meadows Senior Living in Leavenworth who recently made about 500 ornaments that have been placed on giving trees around Leavenworth. The trees are sponsored by Upper Valley MEND. The trees are at Dan’s Food Market, 1329 Highway 2, and at the Leavenworth Chamber of Commerce, 940 Highway 2.

College life

News of college students throughout North Central Washington

McEwen, Pearson

Cami McEwen and Jesse Pearson, both of Lewiston, Idaho, have announced their engagement.

Teen earns prestigious Mitchell Award

OMAK — Cadet 2nd Lt. Steven Roberts of Civil Air Patrol’s Northern Desert Composite Squadron recently pinned on his current rank after earning the Gen. Billy Mitchell Award during a Nov. 18 ceremony at the Omak High School Library.

It all began with one teacher

Seven years ago, St. Paul’s Lutheran School added a band program to their extracurricular activities. Students in second through fifth grade picked up a musical instrument for the first time and, under the guidance of teacher Cheryl Rolf, started making music together.

Bazaar Browsing

Holiday bazaars scheduled throughout North Central Washington

Happy Crop Shoppe sponsors Holidaze food drive

EAST WENATCHEE — The Happy Crop Shoppe is hosting its first Holidaze food drive for members of our community who are in need. The store will match all food donations, which will be delivered to The Lighthouse Christian Ministries.

Footprints program to hold Christmas tree lighting

WENATCHEE — The Footprints on my Heart program will hold its annual Christmas tree lighting at 7 p.m. Dec. 3 in the main lobby at Central Washington Hospital/Confluence Health. Ornaments will be provided.

Billy Joe Matthews to celebrate 90 years

WENATCHEE — An open house to celebrate the 90th birthday of Billy Joe Matthews will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Dec. 6 at the Wenatchee Masonic Lodge, 811 N. Chelan Ave.

Dryden Improvement Club seeking names of local vets

DRYDEN — The Dryden Improvement Club is gathering the names of Dryden residents who enlisted in, or were drafted into, military service. The names will be engraved onto a plaque honoring local veterans.

Weitz — 60th

Al and Claudia Weitz of East Wenatchee celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with an Alaskan cruise and a family dinner.


Birth announcements from throughout North Central Washington