August 28, 2010 in Washington Voices

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Today

Art on the Farm Festival - Today and Sunday. Kid-friendly event with over 25 art and fine craft booths, demonstrations, music, food, drinks and goodies. Spokane Humane Society animals available for adoption. Hours are 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. 13902 E. 32nd Ave. Free admission. (509) 218-0358.

Central Valley High School, Class of 1980 - Please bring mementos, photos, etc. For further info contact Denise (Carlile) Collins @ 509-921-6861, e-mail kittycarlile@hotmail.com or look for us on Facebook. 4-8 p.m. Sullivan Scoreboard, 205 N. Sullivan Road. $20/per person in advance.

Free Outdoor Movies - Liberty Lake - Aug. 28: “Spider-Man,” rated PG-13. Movies shown at dusk. Pavillion Park, Country Vista Drive and Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 755-6726.

“Rube Goldberg Device” - Fun sketch comedy, improv, and live music presented by Squeaky’s After Hours. Advance tickets available at www.squeakyscomedy.com. Shows start at 9 p.m. Age 21 and older only. Players & Spectators Casino, 12828 E. Sprague Ave. $5. (509) 924-5141.

Splashdown - Family water park. Open daily through Labor Day. Hours are Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., and until 8 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays; noon-6 p.m. on Sundays 11127 E. Mission Ave, Spokane Valley. $12.99/48 inches and under; $15.99/over 48 inches; free for ages 3 and younger with regular paid admission and seniors age 65 and older, $14/viewing pass with $7 refund. (509) 924-3079.

Spokane Valley Heritage Museum - “On a Wing & a Prayer,” aviation history of Felts Field profiling our local pioneer aviators (Nick Mamer, Jack Fancher, Buell Felts), the formation of the Washington Air National Guard, the 1927 visit by Charles Lindbergh, and “Visionary Women,” women who shaped the history of the Spokane Valley, through Sept. 16. Hours are Wednesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 12114 E. Sprague Ave. $6/adults, $5/seniors, $4/children. (509) 922-4570.

The McManus Comedies: “Potluck” - Comedy/dinner theatre written by Patrick F. McManus, starring Tim Behrens. Dinner at 6:30 p.m.; show at 7:30 p.m. Reservations are required. Rockin’ B Ranch, 3912 N. Idaho Road, Liberty Lake. $35/adults; $10/youth age 10 and younger (includes dinner). Not recommended for children younger than 6 years of age. (509) 891-9016.

Sunday

Arbor Crest Wine Concert Series - Timmy Swift & the Swingin’ Vinos, seven-piece swing/rock band; Sept. 5: 5 Mor, Latin/light rock; Sept. 12: Meet Revolver, Beatles tribute band; Sept. 19: Common Ground, variety current music; Sept. 26: Hot Club of Spokane, swing. No one under age 21, no outside alcohol allowed. Food available for purchase by Catered By You; outside food is also allowed. June-August concerts begin at 5:30 p.m., September concerts begin at 4:30 p.m.; all concerts end at sunset Arbor Crest Winery, 4705 N. Fruithill Road, Spokane Valley. $5/concert; punch cards available for $40 for 10 admissions. Tables for eight guests may be reserved for additional $40 per concert. (509) 927-9463.

Salmon Barbecue - 54th annual event open to the public from noon-4 p.m., with free entertainment at 2 p.m. Western Dance Center, 1901 N. Sullivan Road, Spokane Valley. $10/general, $9/seniors, $6/age 11 and younger. (509) 328-5654.

Rockin’ B Ranch Cowboy Supper Shows with the Riders of the Rockin’ B - Shows Thursdays in August and most every Friday and Saturday, except on Aug. 28 and Sept. 18 when the ranch will present “Pat McManus Comedies” starring Tim Behrens. 5:30 p.m., pre-show youth performers; 6:10 p.m., “Twilight at the Spokane Bridge” cowboy vampire melodrama; 7 p.m., dinner including barbecued beef, chicken, ribs and more; 8 p.m., cowboy/western music by the Riders of the Rockin’ B. There will also be a beer and wine cantina open nightly. Rockin’ B Ranch, 3912 N. Idaho Road, Liberty Lake. $35/adults; $10/youth age 10 and younger. (509) 891-9016.

Monday

Naranon - Support group for relatives and friends of drug addicts; 6:30 p.m. Opportunity Presbyterian Church, 202 N. Pines Road. (509) 230-5423, (509) 921-0361, (509) 467-9774.

Pickleball - Games are daily Monday through Thursday; 1-3 p.m. Hepton Community Center, 1831 S. Barker Road. $1 per day. (509) 570-2875.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - The group meets every Monday; 7-8 p.m. Valley Fourth Memorial Church, 2303 S. Bowdish. (509) 928-9158.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - Broadway Court - TOPS members meet every Monday; 9-11 a.m. Broadway Court Estates, 13505 E. Broadway. 922-3874.

Tuesday

Grief Share - For those experiencing a loss and struggling to cope; 7 p.m. Dishman Baptist Church, 315 N. Argonne Road. (509) 891-1111 or (509) 924-0339.

OCD Support Group - For families and individuals who struggle with OCD in their lives. Support, education, sharing, goals; 6-7 p.m. 12910 E. Sinto Ave. Free. (509) 869-1069.

Pickleball - Games are daily Monday through Thursday; 1-3 p.m. Hepton Community Center, 1831 S. Barker Road. $1 per day. (509) 570-2875.

Spokane Valley Executive Network - An association of business professionals who meet to exchange business leads and fellowship with one another; 8:30 a.m. Conley’s Place Restaurant, 12618 E. Sprague Ave. (509) 315-4536, (509) 928-7528.

Wednesday

E-mail Basics (Valley) - Learn how to use e-mail and set up a free web-based e-mail account; 2 p.m. Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave. Free. (509) 893-8400.

Nicotine Anonymous - Twelve-step support group offering our experience to those who want to quit smoking; 3-4 p.m. Spokane Valley Partners, 10814 E. Broadway Ave. (509) 926-9804 or (509) 474-1845.

Pickleball - Games are daily Monday through Thursday; 1-3 p.m. Hepton Community Center, 1831 S. Barker Road. $1 per day. (509) 570-2875.

Thursday

Pickleball - Games are daily Monday through Thursday; 1-3 p.m. Hepton Community Center, 1831 S. Barker Road. $1 per day. (509) 570-2875.

Self-Care Connection - Teaches cancer patients about nutrition, daily activity, relaxation techniques, coping skills, etc.; 2:30 p.m. Cancer Care Northwest, 12615 E. Mission, Suite 200. (509) 228-1244.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - The group meets every Thursday; 6:45-8 p.m. Orchards Crest Retirement, fourth-floor theater room, 222 S. Evergreen. (509) 922-8820.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - Eagles - The group meets every Thursday; 9:30 a.m. Eagles, 16801 E. Sprague. (509) 928-5460.

Friday

Mommy and Me Club - Social group open to all new moms, babies (up to 2 years old), and moms-to-be. Support, encouragement, teaching, learning, sharing, playtime and fun. Also features free weight checks, breastfeeding support by certified lactation consultants, activities and guest speakers. There is no need to RSVP or attend regularly. Call (509) 473-5706 for more information; 10 a.m.-noon. Valley Hospital Health and Education Center, Davis Room, 12606 E. Mission Ave. Free.

Next Saturday

Spokane Symphony at Liberty Lake - Lud Kramer Memorial concert during the annual Labor Day weekend concert at in Liberty Lake; 6-8:30 p.m. Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 893-3413.

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