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Published Feb 26, 2020

50 sack lunches ready to serve with a handwritten message of inspiration

TRiO Upward Bound students mark TRiO Day with a way to help others

Students in Big Bend Community College’s TRiO Upward Bound Program recently got together to assemble sack lunches for community members in need. They came up with the project as a way to mark National TRiO Day, which is celebrated across the country each February to raise awareness about the importance of educational opportunities for low-income and/or first-generation students. More...

For Goodness Sake Published Feb 25, 2020

Play. Explore. Discover.

The Tree Fort Children's Museum in Moses Lake

The DINO Extravaganza is back!

February 29th at Garden Heights Elementary in Moses Lake from 10 am to 3 pm. So much FUN! Dinosaur Dig Pit, Wind Tunnel, Experiment Bar, New Exhibits, and more. More...

Travel & Leisure Published Feb 20, 2020

Look Up! It's a bird...It's a CRANE! (Nearly 35,000 of them.)

Sandhill Crane Festival - March 20, 21, 22, 2020

FULL FESTIVAL SCHEDULE More...

V Gallery Travel & Leisure Published Feb 19, 2020

ENORMOUS: THE GORGE STORY

New Documentary about Quincy's Legendary Music Venue, Gorge Amphitheater

Trafalgar Releasing announces the upcoming release of Enormous: The Gorge Story, featuring interviews with artists including Dave Matthews, Mike McCready (Pearl Jam), Jason Mraz, John Oates (Hall & Oates) and performance footage from Mumford & Sons, Elvis Costello, and Bob Dylan.

Coming to cinemas across the US for a ONE-NIGHT ONLY event on April 28, 2020. More...

For Goodness Sake Published Feb 19, 2020

Looking for a job?

More than 100 employers will be all under one roof

More than 100 employers are expected to attend the 2020 Job and Career Fair scheduled for Thursday, March 5, on the Big Bend Community College campus. This is a community-wide event for ALL Big Bend students and members of the community. More...

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Featured Events

Science on Tap! Avalanche Cycles and Atmospheric Rivers- the winter of 2019-20 in the Central Cascades

Date Feb 27, 2020 Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 7:00 PM
Learn life-saving information during Wenatchee River Institute’s (WRI) Science on Tap! Matt Primomo, avalanche specialist for Northwest Avalanche Center (NWAC) will talk about this season’s snowpack, weather, and ... More
Badger Mountain Brewing
1 Orondo Ave
Wenatchee, WA
98801

Four Minutes of Fame - Open Mic

Date Feb 27, 2020 Starts: 6:30 PM - Ends: 8:30 PM
Want to try out a few pages of your recent inspiration? Eager to read from your just-published memoir? Got poems? Plan on a fun and casual evening sharing original work ... More
Milepost 111
407 Aplets Way
Cashmere, WA
98815

Inaugural Lake Monster Taco Feed and Auction

Date Feb 28, 2020 Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 9:00 PM
Please join us for a benefit dinner and auction.

The taco feed will be catered by Tacos El Rey Taqueria. There will also be auction items, raffles, and ... More
Elks Lodge
814 N. Stratford Rd
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Community Gallery: Desert Artists: Hopes of Spring

Date Feb 28, 2020
We welcome the talent of local artist group the Desert Artists of Moses Lake for this multi-person and media exhibition. Featuring 20 works created by 16 members, Hopes of Spring celebrates all ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Dino Extravaganza!

Date Feb 29, 2020 Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 3:00 PM
Tree Fort Children's Museum presents an experience for you and your child to enjoy together. Hands-On Learning! Dinosaur Dig Pit, Wind Tunnel, Experiment Bar, and New Exhibits.

All ... More
Garden Height Elementary
707 E Nelson Rd
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Daddy-Daughter Dance: An Evening in Paris

Date Feb 29, 2020 Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 9:00 PM
Attention Dads, Uncles, Brothers and or Grandpas.... This is a beautiful event and fun for daughters of ALL ages! Hopefully you make plans to attend! You won’t regret it! ... More
Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church
200 N. Dale Road
Moses Lake, WA
98837

The White Hatter - Internet Safety - Parent Night

Date Mar 3, 2020 Starts: 5:30 PM - Ends: 7:30 PM
Do you value the online safety and privacy of your children? Moses Lake School School District is excited to invite our community to the award-winning presentation of the White Hatter. <... More
Columbia Basin Technical Skills Center (CBTECH)
900 E. Yonezawa Blvd.
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Basalt Collective

Date Mar 3, 2020 Starts: 5:00 PM - Ends: 7:00 PM
Art is expressed in all shapes and forms. From acrylic to oil painting, to sculptures to creations made of tumbleweeds. If you have not stopped by Basalt Collective you should ... More
114 E. Third Ave
Basalt Collective
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Squirrel Fight Paint Night - Black Canvas Brews

Date Mar 5, 2020 Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 9:00 PM
All of tonight's options are done on black canvas! Paint your favorite drink! Come early, bring a snack or order food in and enjoy some fine artisan brews or ciders! ... More
Squirrel Fight Brewing
530 W. Valley Rd, Suite N
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Negative Painting-Positive Thinking in Watercolor

Date Mar 5, 2020 Starts: 12:30 PM - Ends: 2:30 PM
This class is an exciting way to explore watercolor. Using a pouring and blending technique, you will learn how to paint positive and negative shapes as you create a fun ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Explorations in Watercolor: Shamrocks

Date Mar 5, 2020 Starts: 3:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
Each week explore a new topic through step-by-step instruction of basic watercolor techniques. Supplies included. All levels welcome! Leslie Lambert Redhead is an artist, teacher, illustrator, and author whose watercolor ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Space Burger Booth Opening!

Date Mar 6, 2020 Starts: 10:30 AM - Ends: 7:00 PM
Date Mar 7, 2020 Starts: 10:30 AM - Ends: 7:00 PM
Date Mar 8, 2020 Starts: 10:30 AM - Ends: 4:00 PM
The Lioness Club of Moses Lake will be opening up the Space Burger booth the weekend of March 6th - 8th! More
Grant County Fairgrounds: Space Burger Booth
3953 Airway Dr NE
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Timothy Connor: Beautiful Wounds Opening Reception

Date Mar 6, 2020 Starts: 5:00 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
Opening Reception Activities: Eastern Washington's Greatest Hits...Geologically with Nick Zentner at 6:00 pm.

Adult Swim: Painted Rocks

Book signing: 5th Edition of Geological Road Trips in ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Hamlet by Seattle Shakespeare Company

Date Mar 6, 2020 Starts: 7:00 PM - Ends: 8:30 PM
“Nothing is as it seems in this classic story of family, love, loss, murder, and betrayal!”

Seattle Shakespeare Company has been touring productions that maintain the beauty of ... More
Wallenstien Theatre
6989 College Parkway NE
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Adult Crafternoon

Date Mar 7, 2020 Starts: 2:00 PM - Ends: 3:30 PM
Date May 2, 2020 Starts: 2:00 PM - Ends: 3:30 PM
Date Jul 11, 2020 Starts: 2:00 PM - Ends: 3:30 PM
Come to the library for a fun afternoon of crafting with other adults! All materials are provided and the while program is free! Each month's craft is different, so call ... More
Moses Lake Public Library
418 E. 5th Avenue
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Live Music with One Soulution

Date Mar 7, 2020 Starts: 5:30 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
Join us for live music with One Soulution on March 7th at 5:30 pm. There’s only one solution to all the negativity and hatred in this world. That’s love, ... More
Michael's Market & Bistro
221 W. Broadway Ave.
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Free Family Saturday: Fruit Loop Rainbow

Date Mar 7, 2020 Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
What will you find at the end of your sweet rainbow? The first Saturday of every month, between 12:00 noon and 2:00 p.m., the Moses Lake Museum & Art Center sponsors a ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Adult Bingo Night

Date Mar 9, 2020 Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 7:30 PM
Date May 11, 2020 Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 7:30 PM
Date Jul 13, 2020 Starts: 6:00 PM - Ends: 7:30 PM
Come to the Moses Lake Public Library for a free bingo night filled with fun and prizes! There is no charge and all the materials are provided. This program is ... More
Moses Lake Public Library
418 E. 5th Avenue
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Explorations in Watercolor: Autumn Leaves

Date Mar 12, 2020 Starts: 3:30 PM - Ends: 5:30 PM
Each week explore a new topic through step-by-step instruction of basic watercolor techniques. Supplies included. All levels welcome! Leslie Lambert Redhead is an artist, teacher, illustrator, and author whose watercolor ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Denim & Diamonds Dinner and Auction

Date Mar 13, 2020 Starts: 5:30 PM - Ends: 8:30 PM
Moses Lake Chamber of Commerce invites you to the annual fundraising dinner and auction. More
Grant County Fairgrounds 4H Building
3953 Airway Drive NE
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Winter Shrub and Twig Identification classes

Date Mar 13, 2020 Starts: 9:00 AM - Ends: 11:00 AM
Date Mar 20, 2020 Starts: 9:00 AM - Ends: 1:00 PM
If you have ever wondered how to identify trees and shrubs during the winter, join Wenatchee River Institute and local botanist Jennifer Hadersberger to explore Barn Beach Reserve and Blackbird ... More
Wenatchee River Institute Red Barn
347 Division Street
Leavenworth, WA
98826

St. Paddy's Day Celebration

Date Mar 17, 2020 Starts: 11:00 AM - Ends: 8:00 PM
What would St. Patrick's Day be without Corn Beef and Cabbage? MICHAEL'S MARKET AND BISTRO has you covered.

Corn Beef & Cabbage served with Potatoes, Baby Carrots, and Irish ... More
Michael's Market and Bistro
221 W Broadway
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Coffee with the Curator: Women's History in Moses Lake: More than a Beauty Queen

Date Mar 18, 2020 Starts: 9:30 AM - Ends: 10:30 AM
Please join us for coffee, tea, and bagels as we learn to save history and kick off women’s history month! The March Coffee with the Curator presentation will explore ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Up Close and Personal with Bears and Cougars

Date Mar 18, 2020 Starts: 7:00 PM - Ends: 8:30 PM
Over the past twenty years, long-term focused research in WA State has resulted in a more complete understanding of the complex world of the area’s carnivore ecology and management. ... More
Wenatchee River Institute Red Barn
347 Division Street
Leavenworth, WA
98826

The Spokane Jazz Orchestra

Date Mar 20, 2020 Starts: 7:00 PM - Ends: 8:30 PM
“Fall in love with America’s original art form – jazz.”

Columbia Basin Allied Arts bring you The Spokane Jazz Orchestra – The Music of George Gershwin, Featuring Dr. Jody ... More
Wallenstien Theatre
6989 College Parkway NE
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Othello Sandhill Crane Festival

Date Mar 20, 2020
The 3-day Festival includes a variety of entertaining, educational, and memorable activities for the whole family to enjoy.

General Admission tickets must be purchased one time with any ... More
Othello, WA
99344

Ironworks Cafe & Market: Wine, Cheese & Chocolate Pairing

Date Mar 21, 2020 Starts: 5:00 PM - Ends: 7:30 PM
Come enjoy a wine, cheese, and chocolate pairing between 5-7:30 pm Cheese, wine, and chocolate are all made in Washington :) $15 per person More
Ironworks Cafe & Market
335 S. Broadway Ave.
Othello, WA
99344

Live Music with The Basin Boys

Date Mar 28, 2020 Starts: 5:30 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
Join us for live music with The Basin Boys! More
Michael's Market & Bistro
221 W. Broadway Ave.
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Soroptimist - Dream it, Be it: Career Conference for Girls

Date Mar 28, 2020 Starts: 9:00 AM - Ends: 2:30 PM
Dream It, Be It: Career Support for Girls is a program designed to help girls grow up to be strong, successful women. The program provides girls with access to professional ... More
Columbia Basin Technical Skills Center (CBTECH)
900 E. Yonezawa Blvd.
Moses Lake, WA
98837

50th Annual Stumpjumpers Desert 100

Date Apr 4, 2020
Gates open Noon Thursday April 2nd, 2019. Come early to get your favorite camp spot. On Saturday, enter the Family, Ironman or Adventure/Dualsport Poker Runs. Ride the Beginners Ladies Ride. ... More
Odessa, WA
Odessa, WA

Free Family Saturday: HERB GARDEN

Date Apr 4, 2020 Starts: 12:00 PM - Ends: 2:00 PM
Thyme, sage, or basil? What herb will you plant? What will you cook with it? The first Saturday of every month, between 12:00 noon and 2:00 p.m., the Moses Lake Museum & ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

The Hit-or-Miss Adventures of Watson and Holmes - FREE theater camp

Date Apr 11, 2020 Starts: 3:00 PM
Jeff Ames Productions – The Hit-or-Miss Adventures of Watson and Holmes – FREE theater camp – Another week-long FREE k-12 theater camp for kids, written, directed and produced by a local graduate! The ... More
Wallenstien Theatre
6989 College Parkway NE
Moses Lake, WA
98837

MUSEUM COMMUNITY GALLERY JUDY KALIN: Forever Sumi

Date Apr 17, 2020
We invite you to experience the bold and gestural brush paintings of artist Judy Kalin in our Community Gallery. Kalin specializes in sumi; a type of Japanese ink applied to ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Samaritan Healthcare: 2020 Bourbon & Bowties Fundraiser

Date Apr 24, 2020 Starts: 5:30 PM - Ends: 10:30 PM
Time to Party With A Purpose in 2020! Tickets on sale now! If you would like to sponsor or reserve a table please email [email protected] or call 509-793-9645 More
Grant County Fairgrounds
3953 Airway Dr NE
Moses Lake, WA
98837

MUSEUM MAIN GALLERY NATALIE NIBLACK & ANN CHADWICK REID: On the Edge – Living in the Anthropocen

Date Apr 24, 2020
Experience the work of two Skagit Valley artists Natalie Niblack and Ann Chadwick Reid, who create work about marine and forest environments of the Northwest by challenging viewers to see ... More
Moses Lake Museum & Art Center
401 S Balsam St (inside the Moses Lake Civic Center)
Moses Lake, WA
98837

The Legacy Resort at Frenchman Hills - 5k Run/Walk Fundraiser

Date Apr 25, 2020 Starts: 10:00 AM - Ends: 1:00 PM
Bring your friends and family to our first event of the season! Legacy Golf Course will be hosting a 5k Run/Walk in support of the Columbia Basin Cancer Foundation. ... More
The Legacy Resort at Frenchman Hills
7037 WA-262
Othello, WA
99344-9625

Live Music with Slag Callahan

Date Apr 25, 2020 Starts: 5:30 PM - Ends: 8:00 PM
He's Back! The Bistro is pleased to announce that Slag Callahan will be performing again. Mark your calendars and be sure to join in on the fun. More
Michael's Market & Bistro
221 W. Broadway Ave.
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Eastern Washington Progressive Agriculture Safety Day

Date Apr 25, 2020 Starts: 9:00 AM - Ends: 12:30 PM
Recognized as the largest rural safety and health education program for children in North America, Progressive Agriculture Safety Days® are as fun as they are educational. During this one-day event, ... More
Big Bend Community College
7662 Chanute Street NE
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Moses Lake Spring Festival: 3-on-3 Basketball

Date May 23, 2020 Starts: 4:00 PM
Come out and enjoy the fun at Moses Lake Spring Festival on Memorial Day Weekend! We have our two day 3 on 3 tournament right next to the festival. Get registered at ... More
Downtown Moses Lake
Moses Lake, WA
98837

Soroptimist: Roaring 20s Fundraiser

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

7th Annual Ag World Golf Classic in KENNEWICK

Date Jun 2, 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 Jun 4, 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

Moses Lake Air Show

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

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

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

Ephrata Car Show & Shine - Anything With Wheels!

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

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