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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Historic Moon Landing with the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 moon landing on Saturday, July 20th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This event is an open house with hands-on STEM activities and space-themed crafts. The event also includes snacks, NASA Apollo mission videos and more. Tickets may be…

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 moon landing on Saturday,...

Excellence in Exhibits Awarded to the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center (WVMCC) received the Washington Museum Association (WaMA) Award of Excellence in Exhibits for “Beyond the Frame: Inland Bounty” at a special presentation during the 2019 WaMA Annual Conference in Spokane on Thursday, June 20. The award was accepted by Kasey Koski, Curator of Exhibits, and Melanie Wachholder, Curator…

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center (WVMCC) received the Washington Museum Association (WaMA) Award of Excellence in Exhibits for...

Science Fest 2019

Join us for Science Fest 2019

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center will hold our annual science fair from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Saturday, May 18. The event includes hands-on activities and demonstrations exploring outer space, our solar system, and the earth. Visitors of all ages will get to experience science with our partners at the Wenatchee Valley…

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center will hold our annual science fair from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on...

2019 Bus Tour Series

Take a Bus Tour and Learn About Local Geology and Heritage Join the Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center this summer on our Geological and Historical Tours of the region. Sign ups are open now! Tours depart from the Museum in the morning and return by 5:00 p.m. Cost is $40 for museum members and…

Take a Bus Tour and Learn About Local Geology and Heritage Join the Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center this...

Indulge in an Unforgettable Night Out with an Opportunity to Support the Museum

Live music, beer, wine, cider, spirits, and food! The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center will hold their annual Night at the Museum fundraising event on Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 6 to 9 p.m. This memorable night features four experiences in one and a request for financial support. Enjoy a fun brewery and cider…

Live music, beer, wine, cider, spirits, and food! The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center will hold their annual Night...

40th Annual Regional High School Art Show: 2019 Best of Show and Category Winners

CATEGORY: 3D   CATEGORY: DIGITAL ARTS   CATEGORY: DRAWING CATEGORY: MIXED MEDIA   CATEGORY: PAINTING CATEGORY: PHOTOGRAPHY   CATEGORY: PRINTMAKING  

CATEGORY: 3D   CATEGORY: DIGITAL ARTS   CATEGORY: DRAWING CATEGORY: MIXED MEDIA   CATEGORY: PAINTING CATEGORY: PHOTOGRAPHY   CATEGORY: PRINTMAKING  

A Message from the Executive Director

In November 2018 I came on board as the new Executive Director of the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center, and I am thrilled to have joined the Museum’s talented staff and dedicated volunteers. I want to sincerely thank everyone for the very warm welcome I’ve received to the Museum and to the Valley. It…

In November 2018 I came on board as the new Executive Director of the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center,...

The Passage

A story about growing up, growing old, and the wild places that define us.         As part of the 2018-19 Environmental Film & Lecture Series, award-winning journalist Andy Dappen shared the story of two Alaskan canoe trips undertaken by Dappen and his equally adventurous brother Alan. The first, undertaken in 1974 with…

A story about growing up, growing old, and the wild places that define us.         As part...

Keni Sturgeon Selected as New Executive Director

Keni Sturgeon Selected to Lead Museum Beginning November 19 The Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center’s (WVMCC) Board of Directors announced that Keni Sturgeon will become WVMCC’s Executive Director on November 19, 2018. Keni Sturgeon is currently the Vice President of the Pacific Science Center’s Science Engagement and Outreach Division. Linda Haglund, Vice President of…

Keni Sturgeon Selected to Lead Museum Beginning November 19 The Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center’s (WVMCC) Board of Directors...

Methow Valley Tour with Randy Lewis

  June 9, 2018 Written by Deborah Lyon WVMCC Member and Volunteer I loved the stories. We started out on the bus with Randy reminiscing about his youth in the Methow band and the stories his many relatives told him as part of their beloved culture. Randy grew up here in the Valley and then…

  June 9, 2018 Written by Deborah Lyon WVMCC Member and Volunteer I loved the stories. We started out on...

Wenatchee Stories

A film project by Pioneer Middle School students in Brock Hurt’s Avid class sponsored by the Trust for Public Land and the Wenatchee Art Education Consortium. Click here to see the film! The Wenatchee Stories film project grew out of a desire by Trust for Public Land and Wenatchee Art Education Consortium representatives to provide…

A film project by Pioneer Middle School students in Brock Hurt’s Avid class sponsored by the Trust for Public Land...

YESTERDAY

After a cultural heritage tour with Randy Lewis A compilation by Susan Evans, Bill Layman, Bruce Morrison and Karen Jacobsen The door where there is no door opened yesterday. On the bus we hear ancient songs along the river. Stories animate the creeks, canyons, rock formations, river bends. The land moves, comes alive with presences,…

After a cultural heritage tour with Randy Lewis A compilation by Susan Evans, Bill Layman, Bruce Morrison and Karen Jacobsen...