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Can you paint a frog eating a watermelon? I bet you can!

Can you paint a frog eating a watermelon? I bet you can!

by Chris Hansen

First of all, when you get your paints and brushes out, it is best to dip your brushes in water to get them ready for paint. Never leave your brushes in the water after you’re done. More...

V Gallery Published May 25, 2020
Create your own MASTERPIECE collage inspired by Picasso!

Create your own MASTERPIECE collage inspired by Picasso!

by Chris Hansen

Hello fellow art lovers! This week’s project is inspired by Pablo Picasso. He was a Spanish artist who lived from 1881 to 1973. More...

V Gallery Published May 25, 2020
Are you a business owner downtown Moses Lake?

Are you a business owner downtown Moses Lake?

The Downtown Moses Lake Association initiates offer for vital financial help

A thriving downtown is essential to any healthy community. That's why the Downtown Moses Lake Association(DMLA) has initiated a $10,000 small business grant program to offer vital financial help to downtown Moses Lake businesses significantly impacted by the result of the Covid-19 pandemic. More...

Published May 11, 2020
5th Annual Golf Course Improvement Tournament

5th Annual Golf Course Improvement Tournament

The Legacy Golf Course & Resort at Frenchman Hills

Charlie, General Manager, and his grounds crew have continued making tremendous strides in revamping the course. All proceeds will be used for course improvement. More...

Travel & Leisure Rise & Shine Published May 2, 2020
Make your evening or afternoon memorable

Make your evening or afternoon memorable

ROOST is bringing you charcuterie TO GO

Remember when you could be at Roost and enjoy the charcuterie and the wine? Well, we are bringing you charcuterie to go! Friday evenings, we will be open from 4 to 7 for pick up and Saturdays 11 to 3.

Order these for pick up and grab a bottle to go as well…make your evening or afternoon memorable!

Large board

3 meat, 3 cheeses, olives, cornichons, crostini $30

Small board

2 meats, 2 cheeses, olives, cornichons, and crostini $20

Vegan board

3 cheeses, olives, cornichons, marinated artichoke hearts, roasted peppers, and crostini $25

TO ORDER

Call 509-760-7848 to place your order and please leave a message. More...

Food & Drink Published Apr 30, 2020
Students at Larson Heights Elementary School show off their new books during the school’s free meal pickup hour Monday.

Books of their own to read at home

Big Bend Community College provides more than 1,200 books to elementary students

MOSES LAKE — Students at Larson Heights and North Elementary Schools have plenty of new reading material while quarantined after Big Bend Community College staff recently helped deliver more than 1,200 books to the two neighboring elementary schools.

Through a partnership with First Book, students took home handfuls of books to help them pass the time while the community helps try and flatten the curve during the COVID-19 situation our schools are faced with. More...

For Goodness Sake Published Apr 29, 2020
Valley Visions Juried Art Exposition

Valley Visions Juried Art Exposition

Showcasing the landscapes and faces of the Quincy Valley

Make your plans to enter the upcoming Valley Visions Art Exposition to be held in June at the Community Heritage Barn in Quincy. This will be a beautiful way to showcase the landscapes and faces of our beautiful area. More...

Published Apr 19, 2020
Are you seeking a job?

Are you seeking a job?

BBCC and WorkSource partners offer virtual help for job seekers

Community members who are currently unemployed, or underemployed, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic can now get help from local WorkSource partners, including Big Bend Community College, the Employment Security Department, SkillSource and Job Corps, completely online.

WorkSource virtual orientations will take place each Wednesday at 1:30 p. More...

For Goodness Sake Published Apr 18, 2020
Annual NCW Tech & STEM Showcase is going virtual

Annual NCW Tech & STEM Showcase is going virtual

Weekly challenges for K-12 to try at home

Virtual Tech & STEM Showcase is a unique opportunity for students to participate and showcase projects in science, technology, engineering, and math over an eight week period.

Each week there will be a different challenge for K-12 youth to try at home and then share with the community online through social media and the Apple STEM Network website. More...

For Goodness Sake Published Apr 17, 2020
The feelings are real and valid
Gallery: 2 images

The feelings are real and valid

Embracing the "new normal" by Brynn Wilson

Words cannot express the amount of gratitude I have for these humans. I was cleaning up dinner when my daughter told me someone was at our house. More...

For Goodness Sake Published Apr 17, 2020
Painting animals? Here's a pig that you can try!

Painting animals? Here's a pig that you can try!

by Chris Hansen

Hello fellow artists - Would you like to try your hands at painting animals? If so, here's a pig that you can try.

As I mentioned before, please dip your brushes in water before painting. More...

Published Apr 10, 2020
PULLING TOGETHER

PULLING TOGETHER

Homeschool ideas offered by a team of talented members of our own community

We are all families doing things a bit differently. Education does not stop with the schools being closed. More...

Published Apr 5, 2020
You are a part of the land you work

You are a part of the land you work

author unknown

As a child growing up on a ranch or farm you learn to go to bed early so you'll be able to saddle up in the moonlight for an early-morning cow gathering. You learn never to turn your back on a cow. More...

For Goodness Sake Food & Drink Published Apr 4, 2020
Nikki Raichart

Nikki Raichart talks about learning at home

It needs to be fun so that it sticks

The beautiful thing about learning at home is that it doesn’t have to look like a traditional school…because it isn’t.

Think about how you as an adult like to learn. More...

For Goodness Sake Published Apr 3, 2020
Getting to know Madison Herrin

Getting to know Madison Herrin

Creator of the band Maddy McGee & the Machine

VM: When did you decide to create Maddy McGee & the Machine? What is "the machine"?

I was completely inspired by one of my favorite artists, Florence Welch and her group called Florence and the Machine which I can only assume means Florence and the band! My middle name is McGee and I’ve always been in love with my middle name. I am very proud of it. More...

V Gallery Published Apr 2, 2020
A visit with the man Chuck Yarbro Jr.
Gallery: 12 images

A visit with the man Chuck Yarbro Jr.

The well-known auctioneer who continues to bring people together to make something positive happen ~ by Ben Getz

Have you ever been to an auction? If you have been to any farm or estate sales in the Inland Pacific Northwest over the last four decades, there is a pretty good chance you have heard the vocal stylings of Chuck Yarbro, Senior, and Junior. With the Junior Yarbro now at the helm of Chuck Yarbro Auctioneers, we were fortunate to get some of his time to find out more from the man himself. More...

For Goodness Sake Published Apr 1, 2020
A quick visit with a performer

A quick visit with a performer

Emily Duvall tells us a little bit about her world in theater

The talent in our community is dynamic, and one can not be curious about why some people are naturally compelled to be involved in live theater. What we do know is we are glad they are!

Emily Duvall is one of those people. More...

V Gallery Published Apr 1, 2020
The melodic weaving of a true song

The melodic weaving of a true song

The astonishing story of Rena Schlener Large ~ by Melea Johnson

Life in the Amazon Jungle

For Rena, life as a young child growing up in the Amazon Rainforest , is a good memory and the training ground for an astounding gifted talent. The vast world of forest and rivers, with a diversity of cultures derived from indigenous Indians, descended from original tribes and settlers who arrived since the first explorers stumbled upon the seemingly endless wilderness paints a picture of the South American Amazon Jungle. More...

Health Matters For Goodness Sake V Gallery Published Apr 1, 2020
SAMARITAN CLINIC ON PIONEER OPENS RESPIRATORY VIRUS EVALUATION CENTER TO ASSIST WITH COVID-19

SAMARITAN CLINIC ON PIONEER OPENS RESPIRATORY VIRUS EVALUATION CENTER TO ASSIST WITH COVID-19

Patients are encouraged to call the 24-hour nurse (509-764-3331) hotline prior to visiting

Samaritan Healthcare announced the opening of the Samaritan Respiratory Virus Evaluation Center (RVEC Clinic), located at the west entrance of Samaritan Clinic on Pioneer. The RVEC Clinic intends to help medically screen any patients currently experiencing respiratory illness symptoms, including cough, fever, and difficulty breathing, and for patients who have concerns that they may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19. More...

Health Matters Published Apr 1, 2020
A spring painting project idea for kids

A spring painting project idea for kids

by Chris Hansen

This first project is to paint pictures of bugs, birds, hearts, (or whatever you decide on), on small canvases, easily found in the art section at Walmart or JoAnn Fabrics or online.

Find a bug, bird, or other references out of magazines, books, or online, to use to draw your design on the small canvas. More...

Published Apr 1, 2020
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Featured Events

Soroptimist: Roaring 20s Fundraiser / CANCELLED

Date May 30, 2020 Starts: 5:00 PM - Ends: 10:30 PM
Mark your calendar for our annual fundrasier, the theme will be the Roaring 20s! Come dressed in 20s attire as we celebrate Soroptimist and raise funds for our local programs ... More
Moses Lake Country Club
1373 Road F.2 NE
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Rock Painting for Adults / CANCELLED

Date Apr 14, 2020 Starts: 4:00 PM - Ends: 5:00 PM
Date Jun 9, 2020 Starts: 4:00 PM - Ends: 4:00 PM
Date Aug 11, 2020 Starts: 4:00 PM - Ends: 5:00 PM
Continuing on through the 2020 year, rock painting for adults ins back! Bring your own rock to paint and we will give you paint and a space to work! This program ... More
Moses Lake Public Library
418 E. 5th Avenue
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Moses Lake Air Show / CANCELLED

Date Jun 19, 2020
After a successful first year, we are back again for another year of family-friendly aviation fun! Join us for the 2020 Moses Lake Airshow this June 19 & 20!

2 days of aviation ... More
Grant County International Airport
7810 Andrews St NE
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Fashion in Bloom / CANCELLED

Date Jun 27, 2020 Starts: 5:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
Join Seed Cupboard Nursery and Soroptimist International of Moses Lake in this exciting evening including a fashion show, local businesses, swag bags, great food, wine tasting & raffles and a silent ... More
Seed Cupboard Nursery
12543 Road H SW
Royal City, WA
99357

Royal City Summerfest: Light the Darkness 5K / CANCELLED

Date Jul 10, 2020
Come out and help support suicide awareness in a fun and family-friendly glow run! All proceeds will be donated to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. Get forms on www.rcsummerfest.... More
Royal City
Royal City, WA

Friends of the Library Used Book Sale / CANCELLED

Date Mar 19, 2020
Date May 21, 2020
Date Jul 16, 2020
The Moses Lake Friends of the Library are holding more booksales in 2020! Make sure you stop in for great books for an even better price! All proceeds benefit programs and ... More
Moses Lake Public Library
418 E. 5th Avenue
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Ephrata Car Show & Shine - Anything With Wheels! / CANCELLED

Date Jul 18, 2020 Starts: 8:00 AM - Ends: 3:00 PM
We will be on C street again this year in front of the Grant County Courthouse! Free T-Shirt to the first 100 registered! Registration will open soon! More
Grant County Courthouse
35 C St NW
Ephrata, WA
98823

7th Annual Ag World Golf Classic in KENNEWICK

Date Aug 11, 2020 Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 9:00 PM
Ag World Golf Classic was born out of a vision to help families with children who have severe medical needs. Warren Henninger, Founder/Chairman of Ag World Support Systems, caught ... More
Canyon Lakes Golf Course
3700 W Canyon Lakes Dr
Kennewick, WA
99337

7th Annual Ag World Golf Classic in MOSES LAKE

Date Aug 13, 2020 Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 9:00 PM
Ag World Golf Classic was born out of a vision to help families with children who have severe medical needs. Warren Henninger, Founder/Chairman of Ag World Support Systems, caught ... More
The Links at Moses Pointe
4524 Westshore Dr NE,
Moses Lake, WA
98837

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