Eric Carle is one of the best-known creators of contemporary bilingual children’s books.
This is your invite to "Star of Wonder", Christ Center's Children's Musical Sunday December 16. This annual event by Christ Center children is a highly enjoyable display of budding talent. Kids Kindergarten through 6th grade are cast as stars...shining star, rock star, falling star...all announcing the "Star of Wonder" --Jesus' birth.
Seven Washington Questers attended the 62nd International Questers Convention in Baltimore, MD. Half of all the chapters in Washington State were represented.
The Community Foundation of NCW is convening local nonprofit organizations on Tuesday, May 22nd at 3:00pm at the Performing Arts Center to work on creating a comprehensive Community Calendar of nonprofit events. Often times nonprofit fundraisers and community events are scheduled on the same days, which results in organizations competing for a similar audience. The Community Foundation is bringing these groups together to help them to select dates that will bring greater success to their attendance goals, and also provide more opportunities for people to attend of these fun, engaging events that are important to the community.
What better way to celebrate the Valentine month than at the Cashmere Community Coffeehouse on Saturday, February 18th, at 7:30pm, with the sweethearts of bluegrass, Kenny & Amanda Smith. This multi-award winning duo with their gutsy, heartfelt vocals, brilliant instrumental talents and powerful, contemporary sense of song choice and arrangement is one of the most compelling new sounds in bluegrass today. Kenny & Amanda Smith, winners of the 2003 International Bluegrass Music Association’s prestigious Emerging Artist of the Year award, continues to be a consistent bluegrass fan favorite.
Get your bluegrass blood flowing on Saturday, January 28, at 7:30 pm, when NORTHERN DEPARTURE ignites the Cashmere Community Coffeehouse (CCC) stage for their third tour, delivering their special brand of solid and high energy bluegrass. This band is nothing less than a bluegrass tornado that will infuse and transfuse every note directly to your bluegrass core and launching the CCC’s 11th season. We just hope we can keep the doors on their hinges.
182 days are all that remain for local Jacob Acheson to train for his cycling trip across the country. The trip itself will take 8 weeks to cycle from Seattle to New York and he and his team will raise over $30,000 along the way to go towards fighting human trafficking and slavery. But in order to make the trip possible he and his family have to raise $12000 to cover all the expenses. Bike gear, equipment, lost wages and food money are just a few things on his list of items still needing to raise funds for.
Christ Center's Kid's Musical "Arrest These Merry Gentleman" is for everyone.
DO NOT MISS the Cashmere Community Coffeehouse, Saturday, October 15th, 7:30pm blockbuster show with ALAN MUNDE & ADAM GRANGER. Books could be written on the extraordinary musical history and accomplishments of these two master musicians. The sheer musical knowledge these two highly respected pickers meld together is, well, staggering. ALAN MUNDE considered one of bluegrass’ most influential and innovative banjo pickers and ADAM GRANGER author of “Granger’s Fiddle Tunes for Guitar”, the largest collection of fiddle tunes for guitar tablature in the world, are guaranteed to deliver a night of musical mastery and a bottomless repertoire of tunes that will leave you as filled and satisfied as a Thanksgiving dinner.