February 7, 2010 in Features

Social Calendar


Go Red For Women Luncheon - Empowering women to take charge of their health, locally sponsored by Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center. Wenesday, 9:30 a.m., registration and silent auction begins; 10-11 a.m., educational breakout sessions; 11 a.m.-noon, exhibits, silent auction and prize drawings; noon-1:30 p.m., heart-healthy meal, keynote speaker and more. Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $100. (509) 536-1500

Wine and Dessert Tasting Fundraiser - Featuring wines from Lone Canary Winery and sweets from local restaurants and shops. Proceeds will benefit The Lands Council. Thursday, 6-9 p.m., Lone Canary Winery, 109 S. Scott St. $35/person, $60/couple; tickets must be purchased in advance. (509) 209-2851.

Taste of Hope - Benefit auction for the ISAAC (International Support for AIDS Affected Children) Foundation. Friday, 6-10 p.m., Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $25. (509) 499-1679

Bowl for Literacy - Teams of five; each plays three games, prizes awarded for top individual and team scores as well as best outfits. With door prizes and gift basket raffles. Proceeds sponsor the Institute for Extended Learning’s GED scholarship fund, which helps students pay for testing and tuition. Feb. 15, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. North Bowl, 125 W. Sinto Ave. $125/team, $30/individual. Registration deadline is Monday. (509) 443-5537

“Works from the Heart” Art Auction - 25th annual event to benefit the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, with quick-draw artists, live music, buffet by Taste Cafe and Feast Catering, sweets by Madeleine’s Cafe and Patisserie and an auction of pieces by local and regional artists. Feb. 20, 4-9 p.m., Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, 2316 W. First Ave. $75; reservations required. (509) 456-3931

“An Evening with the Winemaker”- Spanish food and wines with commentary by Vino’s John Allen, plus live and silent auctions. Benefits Center Point, an agency that provides social and recreational activities for adults with disabilities. Feb. 20, 6:30 p.m. 1408 N. Washington St. $100/person, $175/couple. (509) 325-5451

Habitat for Humanity “Hearts For Homes” - KREM-2 news anchor Randy Shaw is the master of ceremonies for this fundraiser that includes a banquet and silent auction. Feb. 27, social hour 5 p.m., dinner 6:30 p.m., Coeur d’Alene Inn, 506 W. Appleway, Coeur d’Alene. $40. (208) 661-9140, www.habitat@ northidahohabitat.com

“Wine, Stein and Dine” - Fundraiser for the Post Falls Education Foundation, with silent auction, wine tree raffle, and live entertainment. Proceeds help fund creative classroom teaching grants for the Post Falls School District. March 6, 7-10 p.m., Greyhound Park and Event Center, Post Falls. $45/advance, $60/door; must be 21 or older. (208) 661-7225, (208) 777-1252,

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CCS Foundation Wine and Gourmet Gala - Featuring winemaker Gilles Nicault of Long Shadows Vintners. With four-course meal paired with regional wines, silent and live auction will take place to support SCC’s hospitality management department, live music and dancing to the Sammy Eubanks Band. March 12, 5 p.m., The Spokane Club, 1002 W. Riverside Ave. $175. (509) 434-5063

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