March 23, 2009 in Features

Things to do

 

Ongoing

After School Camp - Hosted by the Northeast Youth Center. For children ages 5-12. Children will be transported from school to the Northeast Youth Center II for a snack, games, computer play, arts and weekly field trips. Mondays-Fridays. 3-6 p.m., Northeast Youth Center II, 2121 E. Wabash Ave. $53/week. (509) 482-0708.

CYT Theatre Arts Classes (North Idaho) - For ages 6-18. Register now for classes beginning Tuesday. Class is held every Tuesday from 4-6 p.m. Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1700 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 819-9281.

Hayden Library Storytimes - Mother Goose Time for children up to age 2, Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.; Tales for Two’s for 2-year-olds and their parents/caregivers, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.; Open storytime for ages 2-5, Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m.; Pre-school storytime for ages 3-4, Tuesdays-Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Hayden Library, 8385 N. Government Way, Hayden, Idaho. Free. (208) 772-5612, Ext. 121.

Pacific Northwest Volleyball Qualifier Weekend 2 - For girls ages 12-18, at the Spokane Convention Center and Eastern Washington University for two weekends of volleyball action. Runs through March 29.

Spring Youth Arts Classes - Elementary grade classes are held Tuesdays-Thursdays, and middle and high school classes are Mondays. Art on the Edge Studios, 1416 First St., Coeur d’Alene. Cost is optional and varies from $10-$20/project. (208) 676-0917.

Tae-Kwon-Do Classes - For all ages. Beginner class offered Mondays and Wednesdays, and advanced class offered Fridays. 6:30-8 p.m., Cooper Elementary School Gymnasium, 3200 N. Ferrall St. Two cans of food per month. (509) 482-0708.

“Team Up!” Exhibit - Explore the science of sports and test your own basketball, tennis, soccer and football skills while learning about math and physics. On display through June 11. Visit www.mobiusspokane.org. Mobius Kids, River Park Square, lower level, 808 W. Main Ave. $5.75/general, $4.75/seniors and military, free/age one year and younger. (509) 624-KIDS.

Women’s and Children’s Free Restaurant - Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 4:15-5:45 p.m., and Fridays, 12:30-2:30 p.m., with take-out from 1-3 p.m. St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 1620 N. Monroe St. (509) 324-1995.

Tuesday

Cafe Cribbage Club - Learn how to play cribbage. 6 p.m., On Sacred Grounds, 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294.

Dinner fundraiser - Benefits percussion instructor Rick Wallace, diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease and chronic liver disease. The evening includes dinner, bake sale and silent auction. University High School, 12420 E. 32nd. $5 for dinner. (509) 710-0410.

Family Story Evening - Children are encouraged to wear pajamas and bring their favorite blanket or stuffed toy. Library locations include: North Spokane, 44 E. Hawthorne Road (509) 893-8350; Spokane Valley, 12004 E. Main Ave. (509) 893-8400. 7 p.m. Free.

Toddler Storytime - For children 18 months-3 years old. Library locations include: Downtown, 906 W. Main Ave.; South, 3324 S. Perry St. 10 a.m. Free. (509) 444-5356.

Wednesday

Preschool Storytime - For children 3-5 years of age. Library locations include: 10:30 a.m., Spokane Valley, 12004 E. Main Ave. (509) 893-8400; Shadle Library, 2111 W. Wellesley Ave. (509) 444-5390; 11 a.m., North Spokane, 44 E. Hawthorne Road, (509) 893-8350; Cheney, 610 First St. (509) 893-8280; Deer Park, 208 S. Forest Ave. (509) 893-8300. Free.

Storytime - For children ages 2-5. Library locations and times include: 10 a.m., Medical Lake, 321 E. Herb St. (509) 893-8330; 10:30 a.m., Argonne, 4322 N. Argonne Road. (509) 893-8260. Free.

Thursday

Preschool Storytime - For children ages 3-5. Library locations and include: 10:30 a.m., South, 3324 S. Perry St. (509) 444-5385; Shadle, 2111 W. Wellesley Ave. (509) 444-5390; 11 a.m., Cheney, 610 First St. (509) 893-8280; Moran Prairie, 6004 S. Regal St. (509) 893-8340; North Spokane, 44 E. Hawthorne Road. (509) 893-8350. Free.

Friday

46th annual Spokane Auto Boat Speed Show - Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. Through Sunday. $14/adults, $12/seniors and students with ID, $3/ages 6-12, free/age five and younger.

Auditions - Christian Youth Theater-Spokane seeks kids age 8-18 for “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” 2-7:30 p.m., Millwood Community Presbyterian Church, 3223 N. Marguerite Road. (509) 487-6540.

Baby Lapsit – Nursery rhymes, songs and stories for children up to 18 months old. Library locations include: Spokane Valley, 12004 E. Main Ave. (509) 893-8400; Moran Prairie, 6004 S. Regal St. (509) 893-8340. 10:30 a.m. Free.

Toddler Storytime - For children 18 months-3 years of age. Library locations include: Downtown, 906 W. Main Ave. (509) 444-5356; East Side, 524 S. Stone St.; Hillyard, 4005 N. Cook St. (509) 444-5380; Indian Trail, 4909 W. Barnes. (509) 444-5395. 10 a.m. Free.

Saturday

Author Angela Morrison - Young-adult author and a Tekoa graduate now living in Singapore, she will sign copies of her book, “Taken By Storm,” a teen romance. Noon-2 p.m., Aunties Bookstore, main floor, 402 W. Main Ave. (509) 838-0206.

Magic Tree House Storytime - Reading from No. 41, “Moonlight on the Magic Flute.” For age 7-10. 11 a.m., Aunties Bookstore, Children’s section, 402 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 838-0206.

Special Guest: Madeline - Meet Madeline, get your picture taken with her, listen to a Madeline story and enjoy treats. Please bring your own camera. 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 15310 E. Indiana Ave. Free. (509) 922-4104.

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