March 26, 2009 in Washington Voices

Family calendar

 

Ongoing

“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. Hours are Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 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 1 year and younger. (509) 624-KIDS.

After-School Camp - Hosted by the Northeast Youth Center. For children age 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. Schools served: Arlington, Bemiss, Cooper, Lidgerwood, Linwood, Logan, Longfellow, Ridgeview, Regal, Stevens, Whitman and Willard. Held Mondays-Fridays. Runs through June 20. 3-6 p.m., Northeast Youth Center II, 2121 E. Wabash Ave. $53/week. State pay accepted. Scholarships available. (509) 482-0708.

Aikido - Learn this martial art in a safe, cooperative and noncompetitive environment. Age 15 and older, today, Monday and next Thursday at 6:30 p.m.; class for age 6-14 held Tuesday and Thursday at 6:15 p.m.; a class for all ages will be held April 4 at 10:30 a.m. Roshinkan Aikido Dojo, 2209 N. Monroe St. $55. (509) 625-6200.

Tae-Kwon-Do Classes - For all ages. Improve your fitness, flexibility, coordination, strength and learn self-defense techniques. Beginner class offered Mondays and Wednesdays and advanced class offered Fridays. Runs through June 20. 6:30-8 p.m., Cooper Elementary School Gymnasium, 3200 N. Ferrall St. Admission is two cans of food per month. (509) 482-0708.

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 takeout from 1-3 p.m. Runs through Sept. 25. St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 1620 N. Monroe St. (509) 324-1995.

Saturday

Author Angela Morrison - Young-adult author and a Tekoa, Wash., graduate now living in Singapore, will sign copies of her book, “Taken By Storm,” a teen romance between a conservative Mormon girl who falls in love with a deep-sea diver who lost his parents in a hurricane. Noon-2 p.m., Auntie’s Bookstore, main floor, 402 W. Main Ave. (509) 838-0206.

Magic Tree House Storytime - Reading from No. 41, “Moonlight on the Magic Flute.” Take home a poster, stickers and other Magic Tree House fun. For ages 7-10. 11 a.m., Auntie’s Bookstore, children’s section, 402 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 838-0206.

Sunday

“Love & Logic” – Love and Logic is a nationally recognized method for raising children, providing simple and practical techniques to help parents have less stress while raising responsible kids. Love allows children to grow through their mistakes. Logic allows children to live with the consequences of their choices. The Love and Logic approach helps children develop and grow in a healthy way, provides them with confidence, and teaches them responsibility. This class is open to anyone with a child in their life, whether a parent or grandparent. Sundays at 9:45 a.m., through May 24. Whitworth Community Presbyterian Church, 312 W. Hawthorne Road. (509) 466-0305.


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