CENTER STAGE: Eclectic music, cowboy poetry set this weekend

I am loving this springtime weather. It seems Mother Nature has finally delivered a bit of sunshine and drier weather this past week.

Schools plan spring concerts

Spring concerts and programs get under way this week as Lake Roosevelt Elementary School students stage a musical, “Awesome Animals,” at 2 p.m. today, April 26, in the new elementary gym, 503 Crest Drive.

Students bring home art awards

Several Okanogan Middle/High School art students have been busy readying their art for several shows.

‘The Little Mermaid’ comes to Omak PAC

Tickets are available for the Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus production of “Disney’s The Little Mermaid,” a stage musical adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen tale.

CENTER STAGE: Music abounds in Okanogan Country

Okanogan Country truly offers something for everyone, especially when it comes to the entertainment scene.

CENTER STAGE: Fair should support local talent

It seems that about this time each year local musicians, bands and entertainers are beginning to book their shows for the upcoming summer season.

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CENTER STAGE: Hardy claims Nashville Country Star title

Leather boots, cowboy hats and elegant dresses graced the Omak Performing Arts Center stage Saturday, April 1 for the 13th annual Washington State Nashville Country Star competition.

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OVOC REVIEW: Orchestra, chorus swing into spring with concert

The Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus’ 2016-17 concert season came to a light-hearted end Sunday, April 2, with “Swing into Spring.”

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‘Music and Memory’ comes to Tonasket nursing home

Music is an important part of life.

Final concert is today

Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus’ last concert of the 2016-17 season, “Swing into Spring,” will be at 3 p.m. today, April 2, at the Omak Performing Arts Center, 14 S. Cedar St.

CENTER STAGE: Nashville Stars deserve support

I know some of you may be tired of me writing about the 13th annual Nashville Country Star competition, but I feel the event, as large as it is — a statewide – high school competition in our back yard deserves recognition.

Trashion Show returns to the Methow Valley

Designers have until April 20 to register as participants in the seventh annual Confluence Gallery Trashion Show.

OVOC hosts spring concert Sunday

“Swing into Spring,” the Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus spring concert, will be at 3 p.m. April 2 at the Omak Performing Arts Center, 14 S. Cedar St.

Mansfield Playday set June 10

The Mansfield Playday community celebration will be at 9 a.m. June 10 downtown.

Gallery hosts art supply sale

Confluence Gallery will host an art supply sale for youth scholarships from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 29.