August 8, 2009 in Washington Voices

Calendar

 

Today

Gardeners’ Farmers Market - Saturdays, 9 a.m.-noon, through August; 9 a.m.-noon. On Sacred Grounds, 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294.

Inland Empire American Quarter Horse Association Show - Show tests horses’ abilities in jumping, reining, barrel racing, cutting, roping and pole bending. For more information, call (806) 376-4811 or visit www.AQHA.com. Spokane County Fairgrounds and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St.

Liberty Lake Farmers Market - Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., through Oct. 17. Liberty Square Building parking lot, 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane, Liberty Lake. (509) 879-4965.

Milonga - A free concert hosted by the Friends of Pavillion Park and Greenstone Homes; 7 p.m. Pavillion Park, Country Vista Drive and Molter Road.

Sunday

Inland Empire American Quarter Horse Association Show - Show tests horses’ abilities in jumping, reining, barrel racing, cutting, roping and pole bending. For more information, call (806) 376-4811 or visit www.AQHA.com. Spokane County Fairgrounds and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St.

Old Time Circle Track Auto Racers Annual Reunion Picnic - Bring food for a potluck, utensils and beverages. Call Sally Gorder at (509) 467-4615 for more information; 10 a.m. Mirabeau Point Park, 13500 E. Mirabeau Parkway. Event is free, donations are accepted.

Pancake Breakfast - Sponsored by Loon Lake Property Owners Association; 7:30 a.m. Loon Lake Elementary School cafeteria, Loon Lake. (509) 232-2222.

Monday

Candidates forum - Rockford Town Council candidates will participate in a forum at McIntosh Grange Hall in Rockford,starting at 7 p.m.The public is invited to meet and ask questions of the candidates for Mayor and Town Council positions. The Grange Hall is at 319 S. First Street (corner of First and Lake). All Rockford voters are encouraged to attend, then vote in the primary election.

Central Valley School District - The board of directors meets; 6:30 p.m. Learning and Teaching Center, 19307 E. Cataldo. (509) 228-5400.

Girl Scouts Summer Science in the Park - All school-age girls are invited to take part in a no-cost program, doing hands-on science activities. Continues through Thursday; 2 p.m. Pavillion Park, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 747-8091, Ext. 230.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - The group meets every Monday; 9-11 a.m. Broadway Court Estates, 13505 E. Broadway. (509) 922-3844.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly- The group meets every Monday; 7-8 p.m. Valley Fourth Memorial Church, 2303 S. Bowdish. (509) 928-9158.

Tuesday

Free Family Film Festival - Spokane Valley Mall Cinemas - Movies play at the same time (10 a.m.) every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Aug. 11-13, “Curious George” (G); “Alvin & the Chipmunks” (PG); Aug. 18-20, “Space Chimps” (G); and “Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa” (PG) 10-11:30 a.m. Spokane Valley Mall Cinemas, 14760 E. Indiana Ave. Free. (800) 326-3264.

Pickleball - 12:30-2 p.m. or 2:15-3:45 p.m. Liberty Lake Athletic Club, 23410 E. Mission. (509) 891-2582.

Spokane Valley City Council meeting - Tentative agenda items include public hearings on the 2010 budget and the city’s cable franchise; 6 p.m. Spokane Valley City Hall, 11707 E. Sprague. (509) 921-1000.

Wednesday

Free Family Film Festival - Spokane Valley Mall Cinemas - Movies play at the same time (10 a.m.) every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Aug. 11-13, “Curious George” (G); “Alvin & the Chipmunks” (PG); Aug. 18-20, “Space Chimps” (G); and “Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa” (PG) 10-11:30 a.m. Spokane Valley Mall Cinemas, 14760 E. Indiana Ave. Free. (800) 326-3264.

Millwood Farmers Market - Wednesdays, 3-7 p.m., through Sept. 30 midnight. Millwood Community Presbyterian Church, 3223 N. Marguerite Road, one block south behind the Rocket Market. (509) 924-2350.

Senior Badminton - Games are every Wednesday; 12:30-2 p.m. Liberty Lake Athletic Club, 23410 E. Mission. (509) 570-2875.

Upper Columbia Resource Conservation and Development Council - The group meets the second Wednesday of each month. 9:30 a.m. 8815 E. Mission, Suite B. (509) 924-7350.

Thursday

“Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” - A free movie hosted by the Friends of Pavillion Park and Greenstone Homes; 8:15 p.m. Pavillion Park, Country Vista Drive and Molter Road.

Free Family Film Festival - Spokane Valley Mall Cinemas - Movies play at the same time (10 a.m.) every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Aug. 11-13, “Curious George” (G); “Alvin & the Chipmunks” (PG); Aug. 18-20, “Space Chimps” (G); and “Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa” (PG) 10-11:30 a.m. Spokane Valley Mall Cinemas, 14760 E. Indiana Ave. Free. (800) 326-3264.

Pickleball - 12:30-2 p.m. or 2:15-3:45 p.m. Liberty Lake Athletic Club, 23410 E. Mission. (509) 891-2582.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - The group meets every Thursday; 1:45 p.m. Orchards Crest Retirement, fourth floor theater room, 222 S. Evergreen. (509) 922-8820.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - Eagles - The group meets every Thursday; 9:30 a.m. Eagles, 16801 E. Sprague. (509) 928-5460.

Friday

“Wall-E”- A free movie hosted by the Friends of Pavillion Park and Greenstone Homes; 8:15 p.m. Pavillion Park, Country Vista Drive and Molter Road.

Good Guys Rod and Custom Show - More than 1,500 hot rods, customs, classics and muscle cars through 1972. There will be a swap meet, vendors, live entertainment and more. Friday-Saturday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St. $15/general, $6/ages 7-12, free/age six and younger; parking is free. (925) 838-9876.

PEACH Farmers Market - Presented by People for Environmental Action and Community Health, a nonprofit organization. Fridays, June 12-September 2 p.m. Fresh Abundance, 3324 S. Best Road. (509) 435-5210.


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