Community update: Readings will help cast compete nationally
The cast of “Assassins” is going to the American Association of Community Theatre National Competition, and you can help them on their way.
Spokane Civic Theatre’s staged readings of “Lonely Planet” on Wednesday and Sunday will help raise funds for the cast to head to the competition in Charlotte, N.C., in June. Both performances will begin at 7:30 p.m.
To purchase tickets call the Spokane Civic Theatre Box Office at (509) 325-2507, TicketsWest at (800) 325-7328 or visit www.spokanecivictheatre.com. Tickets are $20.
Lewis and Clark car wash
On Saturday, Lewis and Clark High School Band and Orchestra members will be holding a benefit car wash to raise money for the LC instrumental music program.
The event will be in front of the LC Field House on Fourth Avenue, between Stevens and Washington, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Proceeds will help pay for extra sectional instruction, uniform costs and festival participation.
For more information, call Eileen Williams at (509) 624-8675.
Stamp out hunger
The 15th annual Letter Carriers Food Drive to benefit Second Harvest Inland Northwest will be Saturday.
Postal patrons are invited to leave nonperishable food donations in the designated food drive bags on their porch before 9 a.m. Donations also may be dropped off at local post offices.
Call Julie Moyer-Nesbitt at (509) 252-6242 for more information.
Luncheon, fashion show
A Spring Fashion Fantasy will be held at the Coeur d’Alene Resort Convention Center.
The afternoon luncheon and fashion show is from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will feature fashion, food, prizes and a raffle. Raffle prizes include services at the Coeur d’Alene Resort Spa, lunch at Beverly’s, and gifts from Clark Diamond Jewelers.
Tickets are $30 per person, and reservations are required. Proceeds will benefit Cancer and Community Charities.
To purchase tickets or for more information call Caroline Crollard at (208) 667-1946.
On May 19, the American Lung Association of the Inland Northwest will host the third annual Spokane Asthma Walk at Mirabeau Park on the Centennial Trail.
To register for the 5k Spokane Asthma Walk, visit www.alaw.org/asthmawalk or call (509) 325-6516.