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In brief: Santa making trip to Valley Fire district

SPOKANE VALLEY – Santa will use the white Spokane Valley Fire Department van to visit children in the department’s area tonight through next Thursday, from 6 to 8 p.m.

The rest of the schedule is: Today, south of 16th Avenue to 32nd Avenue between Dishman-Mica Road and Pines Road; Friday, south of Mission Avenue to 16th Avenue between Evergreen and Sullivan roads; Monday, south of 16th Avenue to 32nd Avenue between Evergreen and Flora roads; Tuesday, south of Wellesley Avenue to Mission Avenue between University and Pines roads; Wednesday, south of Euclid Avenue to Mission between Flora and Campbell roads; and next Thursday, south of Mission to Sprague Avenue between Argonne Road and Pines.

Single Boomers plan meeting Jan. 28

SPOKANE VALLEY – The Single Boomers will meet at the Black Pearl Restaurant, 2104 N. Pines Road, on Jan. 28 at 6 p.m.

The local singles club will get together for dinner to socialize, meet new people and have fun. Reservations are suggested.

To make reservations and for more information, call Marty at (509) 290-5484 or visit Spokane-Boomers-Singles- Meeting-Singles/.

Santa visiting kids in Moran Prairie area

SPOKANE COUNTY – Santa will be using Spokane County Fire District 8 fire engines to visit children living in the district. His route Friday will be the Moran Prairie area west of Regal Street and north of 57th Avenue from 5 until 8:30 p.m.; Saturday, west of Regal Street and south of 57th Avenue from 5 to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, east of Regal Street and north of 57th Avenue from 5 to 8:30 p.m.

Nonprofit conference taking registrations

RIVERSIDE – Registration is open for the second annual Inland Northwest Nonprofit Conference, to be held Feb. 16 at the Spokane Masonic Center, 1108 W. Riverside Ave.

The daylong conference will offer an educational and professional development event to Inland Northwest organizations. The conference will focus on capacity-building and leveraging an organization’s potential to maximize the impact of its programs. Topics to be covered include grants, marketing, financial information and leadership.

For more information, visit Conference.htm.

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