In brief: Land Trust brings in author
SPOKANE – Author Terry Tempest Williams will speak at a luncheon fundraiser to benefit Inland Northwest Land Trust on Nov. 1, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St.
Williams’ books include “Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family” and “Place, Red, and Finding Beauty in a Broken World.”
Tickets are $45 per person in advance or $50 at the door.
To purchase tickets and for more information, call Inland Northwest Land Trust at (509) 328-2939 or visit www. brownpapertickets.com/ event/107339.
Ice Palace opens
RIVERFRONT PARK – Ice skating has opened for the season at Riverfront Park’s Ice Palace. The Palace is now open Tuesdays through Sundays through Feb. 28.
Skating lessons begin Nov. 6, for ages 4 and older. Classes are six weeks for $59. To register and for more information visit www.spokaneparks.org.
Parents and tots and home-school skating lessons begin Nov. 7. The five-week lessons are $39 and $18 for an additional child.
For more information on programs and events, call (509) 456-4FUN or go to www.spokaneriver frontpark.com.
SPOKANE – On Sunday, members of the community interested in learning about Spokane’s history through its oldest resting places may join a cemetery tour of Spokane.
From 1 to 5 p.m., the tour will visit burial sites of Spokane’s founding fathers, along with a tour of Spokane’s military cemetery.
Cost is $23. The event is for people age 15 and older.
To register and for more information, visit www.spokaneparks.org.