April 25, 2008 in City

Activities

The Spokesman-Review
 

The following events and activities are scheduled during the communitywide Our Kids: Our Business campaign through April.

Spokane County

Saturday – America’s Kids Run, the world’s largest children’s running event for ages 5-12. All participants must pick up their race packets at the Spokane Convention Center trade show Friday, April 25, 3-8 p.m. For information, visit www.americaskidsrun.org.

Saturday – Free pinwheels, while supplies last, from Partners with Families and Children: Jacob’s Java, 526 S. Washington; Chuck E. Cheese, 10007 N. Nevada, and all participating Zip’s Drive-ins.

Saturday – Our Kids: Our Business Neighbor Day Festival, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Cannon Park. (In the event of bad weather, festival will be moved to the West Central Community Center gym).

April 28 – “How to Become a Foster Parent” information meeting, 7-8 p.m., Deaconess Health and Education Center, Room 268. To register or ask questions, call (509) 468-0700.

Kootenai County

Today – “Noche de Fiesta” Latino Outreach Project, 6-11 p.m., Harding Family Center, (208) 769-1515.

Today – Celebration for alumni of Idaho’s foster-care system, 5:30-9 p.m., Shilo Inn Suites, 702 W. Appleway, Coeur d’Alene.

April 30 – Day of the Child and Blockfest Activities, 11-2 p.m., Harding Family Center, (208) 666-6755.

KREM-TV: krem.com

KXLY-TV: kxly.com

KHQ-TV: khq.com

KSPS: ksps.org

The Inlander: inlander.com

Fox28: myfoxspokane.com

To request help or report a suspected case of child abuse or neglect (24-hour resources): 911

Department of Social & Health Services: 1-866-ENDHARM (363-4276)

Child Protective Services: Spokane County, (509) 363-3333 (M-F 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.), (800) 562-5624 (weekends after 4:30 p.m.) Kootenai County, (208) 769-1515 (M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m.), (208) 769-1543 (after hours)

Crisis Residential Center: Youth Family and Adult Services, (509) 624-2868

Lutheran Community Services Northwest: Sexual Assault Crisis Line, (509) 624-7273

Crosswalk: (509) 838-6596

Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery: (509) 535-3155

First Call for Help: Spokane Mental Health, (509) 838-4428

Project Safe Place: Spokane County, (888) 673-7233; Kootenai County, (208) 676-0772

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