February 28, 2010 in Idaho Voices

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Today

Idaho Lights Art Gallery – Artists for special art benefit sale ends today, 402 Cedar St., Sandpoint. (208) 265-2308.

“Pappy Boyington Field” – Showings at 1 and 3:30 p.m. at Panida Little Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. Fundraiser documentary film screening to benefit the Pappy Boyington Memorial Fund, 501(c)(3) nonprofit. The film tells the story of the local grass-roots effort to honor a World War II hero in the town of his birth, with a commemorative airfield naming in Coeur d’Alene. $10. (208) 263-9191.

The Storytelling Company – 5 p.m. at Di Luna’s, 207 Cedar St., Sandpoint. Featuring original “Tales of the West” by Sandy Compton and a story from the Mystery Storyteller, $7/general, $4/age 12 and younger. (208) 263-0846.

Upcoming

Cooking Classes at the Historic Greenbriar Inn - Classes and events include Monday, Spanish Tapas, 6-9 p.m.; March 8, Home Bartending Class, 6-9 p.m.; March 13, Elegant French Cooking Made Simple, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; March 15, Peppers, 6-9 p.m.; March 22, Classic Sauces, 6-9 p.m.; March 27, East Indian Cuisine, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; March 29, Kids Love to Cook, 5-8 p.m. Registration is required at Historic Greenbriar Inn, 315 E. Wallace Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $35-$45 per class. (208) 667-9660.

“Western Women: Pioneers and Prostitutes” – A one-woman show by actress Melinda Strobel coming to several North Idaho libraries will look at the split personalities of women in Western history. This composite presentation introduces audiences to a variety of women who helped shape the American West. Among them will be Berthenia Owens-Adair, the first woman doctor in Oregon, stage coach driver Charley Parkhurst, and Idaho’s own Molly b’Dam, the legend of Murray. Shows are Monday, 7 p.m. at St. Maries Public Library, 822 W. College Ave.; Tuesday, 7 p.m. at East Bonner Library, 1407 Cedar St., Sandpoint; Wednesday,7 p.m. at Post Falls Public Library, 821 N. Spokane St.; Thursday,7 p.m. at Coeur d’Alene Public Library, 702 E. Front Ave.; Friday,7 p.m. at Boundary County District Library, 6370 Kootenai St., Bonners Ferry; Saturday,6 p.m. at Pinehurst-Kingston Library, 107 Main Ave., Pinehurst. (208) 769-2315.

Lakes Highway District Commissioners – Monday, 5:30 p.m. at the LHD office, N. 11341 Ramsey Road, Hayden. (208) 772-7527.

Amelia Piano Trio – Tuesday University of Idaho Auditorium Chamber Music Series, 7:30 p.m. at the UI Auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. $20/general, $17/seniors, $10/students. (208) 885-6231.

“North Idaho: Connections to the Past” – Noted regional historian Robert Singletary presents a local history series made possible in part by a grant from the Friends of the Coeur d’Alene Public Library. Wednesday, The Gold and Silver Connection; March 10: The Railroad Connection; March 18: The Steamboat Connection; April 8: The Timber Connection; April 15: The Tourism Connection; April 29: The Farragut Naval Station Connection. All lectures are at 7 p.m. at Coeur d’Alene Public Library Community Room, 702 E. Front Ave. (208) 769-2315, Ext. 426.

Bonner County Planning Public Hearing – Thursday, 10 a.m. at the Bonner County Administration Building, 1500 state Highway 2, Sandpoint. (208) 265-1458.

UI Concert Band – Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Wind Ensemble at the auditorium at University of Idaho, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow, Idaho. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231.

“Oklahoma” – Performances Thursday-Saturday and March 11-12 at 7 p.m. and matinee March 13 at 2 p.m. at Lake City High School, 6101 Ramsey Road. Presented by the Lake City High School Troupe de Wolfe Productions. Tickets available in Coeur d’Alene at the Lake City High School office, Figpickel’s, 312 E. Sherman Ave., or Hands-to-Art, 3115 N. Government Way. $8/adults, $7/students/child/senior, $6/students with LCHS ASB card.

“Sleeping Beauty” – Christian Youth Theater-North Idaho winter production performances are at 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 3 p.m. matinee performances on Friday and Saturday. Thursday is a discount performance with all tickets $8. Tickets can be purchased online or at the box office, call for details. Salvation Army Kroc Community Theater, 1765 W. Golf Course Road, Coeur d’Alene. (208) 277-5727 or (208) 819-9281.

“High School Musical 2” – Thursday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday at 2 p.m. at Lake City Playhouse, 1320 E. Garden Ave. $16/adults, $13/students and seniors, $10/age 12 and younger. (208) 667-1323.

UI Student Recital – Daniel Pitts, percussion Friday, 7:30 p.m. at the auditorium at University of Idaho, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (208) 885-6231.

“Wine, Stein and Dine” – Saturday, 7-10 p.m. at Greyhound Park and Event Center, Post Falls. Fundraiser for the Post Falls Education Foundation. Must be at least 21 years old. Includes more than 85 participating wineries, microbreweries and restaurants. Silent auction, wine tree raffle and live entertainment. Proceeds help fund creative classroom teaching grants for the Post Falls School District. Tickets available at Washington Trust Bank branches, Post Falls Super One, Post Falls Chamber of Commerce, Enoteca in Post Falls and Vino! A Wine Shop in Spokane. $45/advance, $60/at the door. (208) 661-7225 or (208) 777-1252, Ext. 3.

Essential Cookery Class - Saturday, Sponsored by the Moscow Food Co-op. Cooking for the Week: The Whole Chicken, 10 a.m.-noon. at Hamilton Indoor Recreation Center, 1724 E. F St., Moscow. Preregistration is required. $15/residents, $17/nonresidents. (208) 883-7085.

Taste of the Palouse – Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Moscow Food Co-op, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. (208) 882-8537.

Author Karen Estes – Saturday, 2-4 p.m. at Hastings, 101 Best Ave. Local author and librarian at Canfield Middle School in Coeur d’Alene will sign her novel, “Plane of the Ecliptic.” (208) 772-6679.

Benefit For Haden – Saturday, 3-9 p.m. at Clark Fork High School in Clark Fork. Fundraiser for cancer patient and only child of a self-employed single mom. He has undergone emergency surgery to remove two brain tumors and is in Seattle for chemotherapy. Silent and live auctions will be held as well as a chili dinner. Proceeds will be placed into a special account at Panhandle State Bank. (208) 266-1488.

Winter Wildlands Back Country Film Festival – Saturday, 7 p.m. Sandpoint Business and Events Center, corner of Pine and Euclid Streets, Sandpoint. Featuring films on snowboarding, skiing and snow-shoeing. Proceeds benefit the Idaho Conservation League. Includes door prizes and a no-host bar. $5 at the door. (208) 265-9565.

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