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Spring Break Camp 2022

Marvelous Mammals Spring Break Camp

5th and 6th grade students spent Spring Break at the Museum learning to film, edit and create their own YouTube videos. We are excited to share their completed projects with you through the links below! Black Bears by Izzy and Gwen Racoons Strike Back by Luke, Canaan, and Kyler Black Bears by Mazzy Check out…

5th and 6th grade students spent Spring Break at the Museum learning to film, edit and create their own YouTube...

Museum Update

Museum Announced New Board Members

The Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center Board of Trustees welcomed two new directors. Felicity Saberhagen and Wendy Flanagan who began three-year board terms in January. Felicity Saberhagen works for the Chelan PUD as a business manager. Felicity brings to the Board her skills in strategic planning, asset management, compliance and audit, and business process…

The Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center Board of Trustees welcomed two new directors. Felicity Saberhagen and Wendy Flanagan who...

Hisotric Wells House

Visit the Wells House at Upcoming Events

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center is offering several upcoming events and programs at the Wells House, located on the Wenatchee Valley College campus. March 26 – An Evening with AZ Wells Spend an evening with AZ Wells and his wife, Emogene on March 26 at the Wells House, located on the Wenatchee Valley…

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center is offering several upcoming events and programs at the Wells House, located on...

People of our Past

Remembering the Appleyard Explosion of 1974 at People of Our Past  

An Exciting Living History Performance at the Wenatchee Valley Museum   The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center is returning unique living history theater performances Friday to Sunday, March 18, 19 & 20. Local history comes alive as local actors, including Julie Kuntz, Kylee Boggs, Brain Higgins, Kaden Devereaux and Matthew Pippin, portray real people whose…

An Exciting Living History Performance at the Wenatchee Valley Museum   The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center is returning unique...

43rd Regional High School Art Show

Winners of the 43rd Annual Regional High School Art Show Announced 

The 43rd Annual Regional High School Art Show opens at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center on Friday, March 4. The Regional High School Art Show showcases pieces submitted by students from 14 North Central Washington schools, with the “Best in Show” selections advancing to statewide competition in Olympia in April. The show it…

The 43rd Annual Regional High School Art Show opens at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center on Friday, March...

Link Exhibit

First Friday Exhibit Opening 

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center is holding a Frist Friday exhibit opening for new exhibit “Connecting Communities: Link Transit Celebrates 30 Years of Service!” on Friday, December 3. Admission is free on First Friday and the Musuem is open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. We will have a special reception and ribbon…

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center is holding a Frist Friday exhibit opening for new exhibit “Connecting Communities: Link...

Museum Update

Museum Board Announces Interim Director

Wenatchee, Wash. – (10/22/2021) Laurel Turner has been named the Interim Director of the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center (WVMCC). The decision is part of a plan by the Board of Directors to find a permanent successor after the resignation of Keni Sturgeon in late September. Sturgeon has served as the Executive Director since 2018 and will start in November at…

Wenatchee, Wash. – (10/22/2021) Laurel Turner has been named the Interim Director of the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center (WVMCC). The...

Museum Update

Executive Director Announces Resignation

Wenatchee, Wash. – (9/28/2021) Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center (WVMCC) Executive Director Keni Sturgeon announced her resignation from the museum. Sturgeon will leave her current position at the end of October, and will start in November at the Association of Children’s Museums leading their strategic initiatives. Since 2018, Sturgeon led the museum in collaborating with the board, staff, and community to create the museum’s 2020 – 2025 Strategic Plan, and capably shepherded the initial phases of implementation of the strategic…

Wenatchee, Wash. – (9/28/2021) Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center (WVMCC) Executive Director Keni Sturgeon announced her resignation from the museum. Sturgeon will leave her current position at the end of...

WVMCC Masking

Masking Required

The Museum is open to the public Tuesday – Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Due to its high-touch nature as an interactive space for children, Coyote’s Corner remains closed at this time. We are dedicated to providing a safe environment for all of our guests and staff. Following the recent Public Health Advisory…

The Museum is open to the public Tuesday – Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Due to its high-touch...

High School Art Show

Wenatchee Valley Museum: 42nd Annual Regional High School Art Show

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center is proud to present the 42nd Annual Regional High School Art Show in cooperation with the North Central Educational Services District and the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. This virtual art tour showcases our students’ creativity and talent, across multiple districts around North Central Washington, and includes…

The Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center is proud to present the 42nd Annual Regional High School Art Show in...

Poetry of Martha Flores

MLK, Jr. Multicultural Fest: Poetry of Martha Flores

In memory of Martin Luther King, Jr., we are honored to share this video from local artist Martha Flores reciting her original poem titled “You Had a Dream.” WATCH NOW Throughout the month of January the we are virtually sharing the rich and diverse cultural of the Wenatchee Valley in celebration of our annual Martin…

In memory of Martin Luther King, Jr., we are honored to share this video from local artist Martha Flores reciting...

City Civil Rights & Social Justice Awards

MLK, Jr. Multicultural Fest: City of Wenatchee Awards

In celebration of our Martin Luther King, Jr. Multicultural Fest, held annual on this date for 18 years, we are excited to share with you a virtual presentation of the City of Wenatchee’s Civil Rights & Social Justice Awards. Watch to see the presentation of the awards by Mayor Frank Kuntz. WATCH NOW The Civil…

In celebration of our Martin Luther King, Jr. Multicultural Fest, held annual on this date for 18 years, we are...