August 8, 2010 in Features

Social calendar

 

Adam Morrison Golf Classic and Auction - Fundraising event for the local branch of the American Diabetes Association. Friday, shotgun start 1 p.m., followed by dinner and live and silent auctions, Wandermere Golf Club, 13700 N. Division St. $125/person, includes lunch, dinner, green fees, cart and prizes. (509) 624-7478, tduncan@diabetes.org

Walk for Wishes - Second annual benefit for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which grants wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions. Family-friendly 5K walk for all fitness levels and ages (accessible to strollers); walkers are encouraged to obtain donations. Aug. 15, 8:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Mirabeau Park, 13500 E. Mirabeau Parkway, Spokane Valley. $25/before July 26, $40/after; online registration or downloadable registration form available at http://nwmakeawish.kintera. org/walkforwishes. (206) 623-5300

Wine and Beer Tasting Fundraiser - Hosted by Troy Horizons. Featuring several wines and beers, vendors, concessions and live music by The Mullan Road Band. Aug. 28, 3-8 p.m. Troy City Park, Troy, Idaho. (208) 596-1278

Women’s Weekend 2010 - All-women festival of outdoor activities, craft classes, exercise, fashion show, martini sampling, self-defense class, massage, food, wine, silent auction. Sponsored by Girl Scouts Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho. Sept. 10-12, Camp Four Echoes on Lake Coeur d’Alene. $135, includes cabin camping, meals, beverages and activities. (509) 747-8091, Ext. 205

One Night One World Celebration - Second annual fundraiser party for One World Spokane featuring three courses of organic cuisine, local wine and beer, musical and comedy entertainment, silent auction. Age 21 and over only. Sept. 10, 5-9 p.m., Saranac Building, rooftop of Isabella’s, 34 W. Main Ave. $45/includes food and one beverage. (206) 355-7514

Fourth Annual Cathedral Wine Festival - “Taste of Two Worlds - Old & New,” more than 30 hand-selected wines from Europe and the western United States, with hors d’ouevres. Sept. 24, 7-10 p.m. Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes, 1115 W. Riverside Ave. $50/adults, $35/age 65 and older. (509) 358-4290

“A Little Night Music” - Benefit for the Women and Children’s Free Restaurant, with music by the Sammy Eubanks Band, dancing, gourmet food, silent and live auctions. Emceed by Dana Haynes of KAYU-TV. Oct. 1, 6-10 p.m., The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $50/person, $400/table of eight. (509) 324 1995

March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction - Annual auction featuring Spokane chefs presenting their best dishes along with silent and live auctions. Supports March of Dimes efforts to reduce birth defects, prematurity and infant mortality. Oct. 2, 6 p.m. The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $100. (509) 328-1920


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