Downtown Indoor Farmers Market - Featuring bread, pastries, eggs, grass-fed beef and crafts. Thursday. 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Ave. (509) 475-1676.
Roaring ’20s New Year’s Eve Party - Presented by Pend Oreille Players Association. Enjoy casino-style gambling, live music by Other Side Green and dinner catered by Marmo Food Craft. 1920’s costumes are optional. Tickets available online at www.pendoreilleplayers.org; at the Pend Oreille Playhouse, Seeber’s and The Kitchen Shoppe in Newport, Wash. Thursday. 7 p.m., Pend Oreille Playhouse, 240 N. Union Ave., Newport, Wash. $25/person. (509) 671-3389.
The Storytelling Company - Dinner show featuring original “Tales of the West” by Sandy Compton. Sunday. 5 p.m., Ivano’s Ristorante Italiano, 102 S. First Ave., Sandpoint. $7/general, $4/age 12 and younger. (208) 263-0211.
Winter Market - Sponsored by Heart of the Arts. Featuring food, crafts, art and more. Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Jan. 9 and Feb. 13. 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow, Idaho. (208) 669-2249.
Taste of Sandpoint - Enjoy culinary dishes prepared by local restaurants and samples from local breweries and wineries. Event will kick off the annual Sandpoint Winter Carnival. Jan. 14. 5-8 p.m., Sandpoint Business and Events Center, 102 S. Euclid St., Sandpoint. $1; $3-$7 for average sample dish, brew or glass of wine. 1-800-800-2106 or (208) 263-2161.
Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser - Proceeds will benefit the Lorissa Green Memorial Scholarship Fund. Event will also include a candlelight vigil in honor of Lorissa Green and silent auction. Menu includes: spaghetti, salad, breadstick, beverage and dessert. Jan. 17. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Chap’s Restaurant, 4235 South Cheney Spokane Road. $5. (509) 483-5155.
Cake Decorating Workshop - For teens and adults. Learn simple decorating shortcuts and how to use decorating tools. Jan. 24. 2-3:30 p.m., Garfield Library, 109 N. Third, Garfield, Wash. $20, includes supplies. (509) 397-4366.
Art of Canning - For age 14 and older. Class will focus on the pressure cooker technique. Pre-registration is required. Jan. 25. 5:30-8:30 p.m., Southside Community Center, 3151 E. 27th Ave. $27. (509) 625-6200.
Go Red For Women Luncheon - Empowering women to take charge of their health, locally sponsored by Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center. 9:30 a.m., registration and silent auction begins; 10-11 a.m., educational breakout sessions; 11 a.m.-noon, exhibits, silent auction and prize drawings; noon-1:30 p.m., heart healthy meal, keynote speaker and more. Feb. 10. 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $100/person. (509) 536-1500.
An Evening of Roses - Gala event featuring wine tasting and silent auction, presented by Shadle Park High School Class of 2010 parents, to benefit the 2010 Senior Grad Night. Feb. 13. 7-10 p.m., Assumption Church gymnasium on Indian Trail Road. (509) 328-4595.
Chocolate Champagne Gala - Benefits Lutheran Community Services Northwest. Feb. 26. 6 p.m., Mirabeau Park Hotel, I-90 at Sullivan Road, Spokane Valley.
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