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FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016


Spokane author Jess Walter, shown in 2012, will present his book “We Live in Water” for the Coeur d’Alene Library’s “Reading for the Library.”  (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

7 Nights Out

Neil deGrasse Tyson: ‘An Astrophysicist Goes to the Movies’ The New York City native is host of “StarTalk” on radio and television, as well as Fox’s “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey.” He is a New York Times best-selling author of 10 ...

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Erv Schleufer is a 61-year-old Coeur d'Alene Indian and Kaiser retiree. When he went on disability, he turned to photography to keep him going, and started shooting infrared images at area powwows. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

Hobbyist captures invisible light of powwow dancers 

The images have a ghostly quality, their subject matter devoid of most color. But they’re still vibrant. Glowing, almost. John Moredo-Burich knew there was something to these photographs as soon as he saw them. “I’d never seen anything that spectacular ...

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Laddie is a rescue that started doing agility at 3 years old. He is now 12,  is still going strong and loves the sports. Approved by Dogs will be doing agility demonstrations at Fido Fete on Saturday. (Photo courtesy of Annette Shannon)

Fete fido at South Hill celebration

The Southside Senior and Community Center is celebrating man’s best friend on Saturday. “It’s a chance for community to come together around something they love,” said Claudia Craven, a volunteer at the center who’s organizing the event.

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Stephen Marley (Courtesy)

Marley’s son carries on musical legacy

Eight-time Grammy Award-winner Stephen Marley is most certainly his father’s child. Marley, the second-eldest son of Bob and Rita Marley, is a reggae producer, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He has been singing professionally since he was 7 years old, as a member of the Melody Makers.

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Little-known artists star in Coeur d’Alene’s biggest art show 

From photographs recreated in painted and stitched canvases to found pieces morphed into sculptures, the Emerge Collective Pop-Up Show displays art from all mediums. Friday’s show will feature 43 artists selected by a jury of local art professionals, and display pieces created both in and out of the Emerge studio spaces in Coeur d’Alene.

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Joe Potter of Little Spokane Brewing Company stands in the brewery area of Steel Barrel, an incubator for newcomers to begin brewing beer Wednesday, June 8, 2016.  (Jesse Tinsley / The Spokesman-Review)

On Tap: Luminaria Building about to open the taps

After gestating for more than three years, downtown Spokane’s brewery incubator is about to hatch. June 30 has been set as the grand opening (after a soft opening starting Wednesday) for the project in the Luminaria Building, 154 S. Madison ...

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Rev. Thomas Altepeter of St. Clare Ecumenical Catholic Community carries a rainbow flag in the rain during the 2012 Spokane Pride Parade on Saturday, June 9, 2012 in downtown Spokane, Wash.   TYLER TJOMSLAND tylert@spokesman.com (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)

10 Under $ 10

1. Quiet Write: A Silent Writing Party 7 p.m. Friday, Spark Center, 1214 W. Summit Parkway. Two hours of nonstop writing and basking in silent togetherness. Scablands Lit and INK Art Space partner up for this event. Bring pen and ...

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Down North is performing in Elkfest. Photo by Matt B Photography (Matt B Photography)

Elkfest: Down North gets down

For lack of a better genre label, Anthony Briscoe, the frontman of the Seattle quartet Down North, describes his band’s sound as “soul punk.” It’s a fitting way to classify a rather unclassifiable band, whose music is inspired by everything from Motown and new jack swing to hard rock and pop. Down North headlines the second day of this year’s Elkfest, the free music festival takes over the Browne’s Addition neighborhood every June. The band is frequently touring – Briscoe estimates the band played about 150 gigs last year and as many as 250 in 2014 – and they’ve made plenty of stops in Spokane in recent years.

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Disney's "Zootopia." Photo credit: Walt Disney Pictures (Walt Disney Pictures)

Stream on Demand: Remembering Ali

Remember the legacy of Muhammad Ali with the documentaries “I Am Ali” (2014, PG) on Netflix, the 1970 documentary “A.K.A. Cassius Clay” on Amazon Prime (PG), and “Facing Ali” (2009, R) featuring interviews with ten of his greatest opponents, on ...

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Too Many Cooks“Walking with Peety”

Eric O'Grey, the Spokane Valley man whose story about losing more than 100 pounds with the help of a shelter dog went viral earlier this year, has a book deal. ...

ClarksvilleMel McCuddin: The Art of Darkness

Inside a downtown gallery maybe two decades ago – that’s where I first got McCuddined. I recall strolling through the vast array of art when one canvas stopped me cold. ...

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