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Family and education calendar 2/18

February 18, 2017 GMT

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Spirit of the West: The Spirit of the West cowboy gathering has several activities for kids. Music time is planned from 10 to 11 a.m. today at Umtanum Hall at the fairgrounds, followed by rodeo fun at 11 a.m. in the same location.

Feb. 21

“Free Boy, A True Story of Slave and Master:” 1:45 p.m. at the Thorp School. The 5th Avenue Theatre’s Adventure Musical Theater Touring Co. production is based on the book about slavery in Washington Territory. Also on display, courtesy of Jenny Jones, will be black history artifacts — slavery documents, photographs, tintypes, dolls, and manacles.

Feb. 23-25, March 2-4

EHS winter musical: 7 p.m., Hertz Hall Auditorium at CWU. High school theater students will present “The Drowsy Chaperone,” described as a musical within a comedy.

March 2:

Dr. Seuss Read Across America: Thorp School will host a celebration from 2-3 p.m. with guest readers, snacks, activities, photo opportunities with Cat in the Hat, and more.


Parents Night out with Camp C-Woo: 5:30 to 9:30 on March 3, April 14 and May 12. Take a night off and let trained Camp C-Woo counselors supervise your kids, making for a fun evening for everyone. Registration is $20. Camp C-Woo is intended for children ages 6 to 11. Limited spots available. RSVP by emailing campcwoo@gmail.com. The cost is $20 per child. Camp C-Woo also will offer a spring break camp from March 20-24.

Stan Bassett Youth Center: The Stan Bassett Youth Center in Ellensburg is open from 3 to 7 p.m. after school. Daily activities are free. Youth are supervised and instructed by staff and volunteers.

Ellensburg MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers): A group for moms that meets the third Friday of each month at Mercer Creek Church.