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Owl Pellet Dissection

Online Tutorial: Owl Pellet Dissection

Join Anna Holman our Curator of Education along with members of our Museum family, Annabelle and Charlotte, for a hands-on lesson on Owl Pellet Dissection. Learn what an Owl Pellet is and how to identify what you discover inside. WATCH NOW Wenatchee Schools District students can pick up an owl pellet during school lunch pick-up…

Join Anna Holman our Curator of Education along with members of our Museum family, Annabelle and Charlotte, for a hands-on...

Clyde Pangborn Exhibit

Virtual Tour: Clyde Pangborn Exhibit

Welcome to a virtual tour of the Wenatchee Museum & Cultural Center’s Clyde Pangborn Exhibit featuring the original propeller of Clyde Pangborn’s airplane Miss Veedol. Learn about Pangborn’s life and how he helped make East Wenatchee part of aviation history. WATCH NOW For a fun activity download Pangborn’s Miss Veedol coloring page at: https://www.wenatcheevalleymuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/Miss-Veedol.pdf Or…

Welcome to a virtual tour of the Wenatchee Museum & Cultural Center’s Clyde Pangborn Exhibit featuring the original propeller of...

Curator's Corner Loving Cup Trophies

Curator’s Corner: Loving Cup Trophies

Join Collections Coordinator Anna Spencer for Curator’s Corner at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center. Anna gives us an up-close look at two Loving Cup trophies awarded in the early 1900’s at the National Apple Show held in Spokane, WA. Learn who received these awards and what categories they won. WATCH NOW The National…

Join Collections Coordinator Anna Spencer for Curator’s Corner at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center. Anna gives us an...

Paper Bag Mask

Online Art Class: DIY Mask

Join K-Art teacher Sheryl Smith with the Wenatchee Art Education Consortium as she shares her tips for creating a DIY mask out of a paper bag. In this video she demonstrates creating a self portrait mask. You can try making a mask that looks like you, your pet, favorite animal, book or movie character, a…

Join K-Art teacher Sheryl Smith with the Wenatchee Art Education Consortium as she shares her tips for creating a DIY...

Chalk Art

Online Art Class: Fun with Chalk

Join K-Art teacher Sheryl Smith with the Wenatchee Art Education Consortium as she shares her tips for sidewalk chalk art and abstract fence art. In this video she demonstrates her favorite chalk art methods and invites you to brighten your neighborhood with your art creations. WATCH NOW All you need to get started is sidewalk…

Join K-Art teacher Sheryl Smith with the Wenatchee Art Education Consortium as she shares her tips for sidewalk chalk art...

Curator's Corner

Curator’s Corner: Apple Blossom Crowns

Welcome to Curator’s Corner at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center. Join Collections Coordinator Anna Spencer for an up-close look at one of the Apple Blossom Crowns in our collection, designed by Fern Cousineau Duncan in 1959. Learn how this special crown was designed, who wore it first, and how long it was worn….

Welcome to Curator’s Corner at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center. Join Collections Coordinator Anna Spencer for an up-close...

Online Tutorial: Backyard Nature Journaling

Online Tutorial: Backyard Nature Journaling

Join K-Art teacher Lindsay Bridenthal with the Wenatchee Art Education Consortium as she shows us how to create a Field Journal. In this video she explains what to include in a good journal entry and demonstrates the art of observation. All you need to get started is paper and a pencil. WATCH NOW Backyard Nature…

Join K-Art teacher Lindsay Bridenthal with the Wenatchee Art Education Consortium as she shows us how to create a Field...

Great Northern Railway Exhibit

Virtual Tour: Great Northern Railway Exhibit

Welcome to a virtual tour of the Wenatchee Museum and Cultural Center’s Great Northern Railway Exhibit, featuring a scale model diorama. Learn how the Great Northern Railway affected the town of Wenatchee and the train system through the Cascade Mountains. WATCH NOW For more train fun download our Great Northern Railway Coloring Page. This virtual…

Welcome to a virtual tour of the Wenatchee Museum and Cultural Center’s Great Northern Railway Exhibit, featuring a scale model...

Fun with LEGOs

Online Activity: Fun with LEGOs

Join Clayton our Americorp MakerSpace Coordinator to learn how to make a Balloon Powered LEGO Car and hear a special message at the end from the LEGO Lady, Karen Rutherford. WATCH NOW Before you being you’ll need to gather the necessary supplies, all you need is a balloon and LEGOs! The specific LEGO pieces you’ll…

Join Clayton our Americorp MakerSpace Coordinator to learn how to make a Balloon Powered LEGO Car and hear a special...

Mask Q&A Session

Mask Q&A Session

Making your own masks and have questions? Hear from local health experts on masking guidelines in our community, donation efforts, and construction methods. Featuring Dr. Doug Wilson, CEO-elect of Confluence Health and Dr. Jason Lake, CMO-elect of Confluence Health. Learn about current research around coronavirus, community impact statistics, response efforts from our local healthcare community,…

Making your own masks and have questions? Hear from local health experts on masking guidelines in our community, donation efforts,...

We are Collecting Stories

We are Collecting Stories

Museum Seeking Submissions to Collection  Wenatchee, Wash. – (April 30, 2020) For over 80 years, our community has trusted the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center to collect and share the stories of remarkable people and moments in our history; and the biggest story right now is the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on our lives and our region’s response….

Museum Seeking Submissions to Collection  Wenatchee, Wash. – (April 30, 2020) For over 80 years, our community has trusted the Wenatchee Valley Museum &...

Conversations with a Curator

Conversations with a Curator: Apple Blossom Festival History

Since the initial celebration in 1920, the Apple Blossom Festival has produced beautiful and entertaining artifacts, thousands of which are now a part of the Wenatchee Valley Museum’s Permanent Collection. In this edition of “Conversations with a Curator“, Kasey Koski, Wenatchee Valley Museum Curator of Exhibits, showcases photos from this collection. WATCH NOW Learn about…

Since the initial celebration in 1920, the Apple Blossom Festival has produced beautiful and entertaining artifacts, thousands of which are...