Arts and Entertainment

OHA presents ‘Ants: Marching in Hidden Worlds,’ a Highland Wonders event

TONASKET – Entomologist Joseph Fortier will provide a glimpse into the enigmatic life of ants in a Highland Wonders presentation at the Community Cultural Center of Tonasket on Friday, Feb. 2 starting at 6:30 p.m.

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Show Time features local performers

OROVILLE – The Oroville Friends of the Library invite you to drive your winter blues away with a fun evening for the whole family listening to Brock Hires, a favorite local country performer, at Vicki’s Back Door on Saturday, Feb. 3 starting at 7 p.m.

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Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus awarded Woods Family Music and Arts Grant

The Woods Family Music and Arts Grant, managed by the Community Foundation of NCW, has awarded $56,628 in grants to schools and nonprofits across North Central Washington.

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The Ghosts of Christmas Past

The holiday festivities on Oroville’s Main Street got underway recently with the Tree Lighting event at Centennial Park–-brilliant lights, Santa’s visit and all that. Tree lights also went up in front of the dark, former restaurant, most recently known as The Plaza, on the following Saturday with the pop-up of Treasures of d’Oro, an artisan market.

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OVOC to bring “The Snowman” to life Dec. 9

OMAK – The Okanogan Valley Orchestra and Chorus (OVOC) will be bringing “The Snowman” to life Saturday, Dec. 9., at 2 p.m.

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Oliver musician invited to present clinics for B.C. Guild Of Handbell Ringers

OLIVER, BC – Another instance of the wonderful array of talent found in the little town of Oliver is found in Helen Wollf. Wollf’s background in music has led to an invitation as one of the clinicians at the BCGEHR Spring Ring 2018 where she will present on Beginner Solo Ringing and Small Ensembles with Bells.

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Laborer and the Universal Roots Band brightens up the night

TONASKET – Okanogan Roots Mountain Family brought Laborer and the Universal Roots Band to town Saturday, Nov. 11, for an evening of dinner and dance at Tonasket’s Community Cultural Center.

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Summer gallery series wraps up, with new plans for future

With Labor Day bringing the unofficial close to summer, Oroville will also say farewell to this year’s season of the Art Happens! gallery on Main Street. For the past several months, the old bank building at the corner of Main Street and 14th Avenue has opened its doors each Saturday to welcome in art-lovers and [...]

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Musical Benefit for Hurricane Harvey planned for Sept. 22

TONASKET – Randy Battle and Linda Pruitt of the Randy Battle Blues Band are holding a benefit concert for people impacted by Hurricane Harvey at the Community Cultural Center (CCC) Friday, Sept. 22. Battle said he did a lot of research, including reaching out to friends in Texas, to find the best place to send [...]

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Renowned local watercolorist Jim Weaver prepares for solo art show

For a full three decades now, Jim Weaver has been one of the Okanogan’s most celebrated and well-loved artists.

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