October 22, 2009 in Washington Voices

Family calendar

 

Today

2009 Fall National College Fair - Hours are 9 a.m.-noon and 6-8 p.m., Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd., Hall A. Free. (509) 279-7000.

Toddler Play and Learn Storytime (Valley) - For children 18 months-3 years of age. Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays that explore the concepts of math, science, art and literacy. Parents and caregivers are asked to join in for the entire 60 minutes. 10:30 a.m., Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave., Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 893-8400.

Play and Learn Storytime (Otis Orchards) - For children ages 2-5. Enjoy stories, songs and fingerplays that explore the concepts of math, science, art and literacy. Parents and caregivers are asked to join in for the entire 60 minutes. 10:30 a.m., Otis Orchards Library, 22324 E. Wellesley Ave., Otis Orchards. Free. (509) 893-8390.

Baby Lapsit (Moran Prairie) - Enjoy nursery rhymes, songs, and stories. For children up to 18 months of age. 10:30 a.m., Moran Prairie, 6004 S. Regal St. Free. (509) 893-8340.

“Creepy Candy Concoctions” - For ages 5-9. Enjoy making spooky critters using cookies, candies and other yummy ingredients. Pre-registration required. 3:30-4:30 p.m. Mobius Kids, River Park Square, lower level, 808 W. Main Ave. $10/members, $12/nonmembers. (509) 624-KIDS.

Lights On Afterschool Celebration - 10th annual event hosted by the Northeast Youth Center in partnership with Afterschool Alliance. Event will feature a spaghetti dinner, pumpkin decorating, bingo and community booths. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 6-8:30 p.m., East Central Community Center, 500 S. Stone St. Free. (509) 482-0708.

Friday

Spokane Valley Mission Haunted Pool - Discover what is lurking in our locker rooms and what is waiting to petrify you on the pool deck. Geared for ages 12 and older, but welcome to all with parent/guardian. 7:30-10:30 p.m. Spokane Valley Mission Park, Spokane Valley. $3/person. (509) 688-0300.

Haunted Hike - Fourth annual event presented by Inland Northwest Council of Boy Scouts. 7-10 p.m. Dishman Hills Natural area, 299 S. Sargent Road, Spokane Valley. $6/general, $5/Scouts in uniform.

Creepy Hallow - A Haunted Village - Presented by Northwest Renaissance Festival. Two tour routes. Gate opens at 7 p.m., last ticket sold at midnight. 18 miles northwest of Spokane on Highway 291. $5. (509) 276-7728.

Haunted House School of Terror - Elementary-age enter 5-7 p.m.; teens and adults enter 7:30-10 p.m. West Valley City School, 8920 E. Valleyway Ave., Spokane Valley. $4/elementary; $7/teens and adults. (509) 921-2836.


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