November 20, 2008 in Voices

Hannah Montana is fundraiser’s theme

 

The Hannah Montana “Rock the World” Party will be at the Southside Senior Activity Center, 3151 E. 27th Ave., on Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m.

The party is for kids ages 5 to 12. Activities include making a music video, having a star photo shoot, and making a DVD from Hannah Montana’s music. There will be snacks and party favors.

Tickets are $29 and must be purchased in advance.

Proceeds from this Kids-Helping-Kids benefit will support children’s programs in the Hillyard community.

For more information, call Tim Frye at Northeast Youth Center at 482-0708.

Chief Garry Park

Poinsettias on display at SCC

Spokane Community College, 1810 N. Greene St., will hold its annual poinsettia open house today and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in The Greenery in Building 10.

Around 49 poinsettias varieties will be available for sale.

For more details, call The Greenery at 533-8167.

Lincoln Heights

Fine arts, crafts will be for sale

A Fine Arts and Crafts Holiday Sale will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 1727 E. 17th Ave.

Items include paintings, sculpture, pottery, jewelry, holiday, home baked goods and other specialty items.

For more information, call Dara Harvey at 270-0796

Downtown

Kiwanis event will benefit kids’ camp

The 10th annual Christmas Breakfast and Raffle for Kids, sponsored by the Northeast Spokane Kiwanis, will be Dec. 5. The yearly benefit will be held in the Georgian Room at the Spokane Club, 1002 W. Riverside Ave., at 7 a.m. Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m.

Those in attendance will include Mayor Mary Verner.

Proceeds will support the Kiwanis service initiatives, including Camps for Kids.

For reservations and more information e-mail spokanekiwanis@gmail.com.

Lincoln Heights

Claus, company to visit senior center

Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus and all of the elves from the North Pole are taking a break from their busy schedule to visit the good girls and boys and their families for breakfast on Dec. 13 at the Southside Senior Activity Center, 3151 E. 27th Ave.

The holiday celebration will be from 8 to 9:30 a.m. and 10 to 11:30 a.m. Cost is $15 for adults and $12 for children.

A breakfast of pancakes, eggs, sausages, juice and coffee will be offered. As a special treat, peppermint ice cream will be served.

Holiday festivities include a story read by Mrs. Claus, arts and crafts by Santa’s elves, and everybody can get their Christmas pictures taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Santa will have a special present for each child to take home.

Reservations must be made before Dec. 1.

Call the city of Spokane Parks and Recreation at 625-6200 to register or for more information.

Whitworth

Former professor Fenton Duvall dies

Fenton Duvall, a former Whitworth University history professor died peacefully on Nov. 11. He was 96.

Duvall became a professor at Whitworth in 1949. During his tenure he co-founded the Core program and became the first faculty member to lead an international January Term study program. He also served as dean of students for four years.

A memorial service was held at his residence at the John Knox Village Retirement Center, in Pompano Beach, Fla., on Nov. 15.

Memorial gifts may be made to the R. Fenton Duvall Endowed Scholarship Fund at Whitworth. Contributions can be sent to the Whitworth University Office of Institutional Advancement, 300 W. Hawthorne Road.

For more information, please call 777-3243.

Downtown

‘Chicago’ onstage at Lewis and Clark

The drama department at Lewis and Clark High School will present the musical “Chicago” today through Saturday at 7 p.m.

The play is intended for mature audiences. Tickets are $7 in advance or $10 at the door.

For more information, call 354-7043.


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