February 6, 2011 in Features

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Arts/Crafts

Washington State Quilters Quilting Bee - Quilting, games and activities. Bring a special quilt or block to work on and a potluck dish to share (coffee and tea provided). All are welcome; membership not required. Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Country Homes Christian Church, 8415 N. Wall St.. Free. (509) 714-8140, www.wsqspokane.org

Winter Market - Sponsored by Heart of the Arts, featuring food, crafts, children’s activities, art and more. Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow, Idaho. (208) 882-0443

SCC Craft Fair - Arts, crafts, food and vendors. Feb. 26, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Spokane Community College Lair, 1810 N. Greene St. Free admission and parking. (509) 487-7815

Home/Garden

Corbin Art Center’s Landscape and Garden Series - A variety of courses and workshops on landscape and gardening will be offered through March 8; dates and costs vary. Visit www.spokaneparks.org for more information. Corbin Art Center, 507 W. Seventh Ave. $15-$55. (509) 625-6200

Horticulture Class Series - Twelve-week series presented by Washington State University Spokane County Extension. Topics include Inland Northwest gardening parameters, landscape design and maintenance, low-maintenance landscaping, soils and composting, and more. Thursdays, Feb. 10-April 28, 6-9 p.m., WSU Spokane County Extension Education Center, 222 N. Havana St. $250; preregistration and prepayment required. (509) 477-2048

A Day at Manito: Propagation - Hosted by The Friends of Manito. Learn how to start your plants for spring and summer with master gardener and nursery owner Steven Nokes. Saturday, 1 p.m., Manito Park Meeting Room, east of Gaiser Conservatory. Free. (509) 456-8038

Propagation from Seeds and Cuttings - Learn simple ways to propagate seeds without a greenhouse. Feb. 16, 6:30-8 p.m., Corbin Art Center, 507 W. Seventh Ave. $15; preregistration required. (509) 625-6200

“On Your Mark, Get Set, Grow!” - Presented by P.e.a.c.h. Community Farm. Learn how to grow more of your own food from experts, with seed exchange, silent auction, live fiddle music from When Pigs Fly and hors d’ouevres. Feb. 19, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m., 2015 N. Division St. www.peachlocal.com

Cabin Fever Gardening Symposium - Presented by Washington State University Master Gardeners. Enjoy informational gardening classes, a continental breakfast, a catered lunch and more. Preregistration is required. Feb. 21. 7:30 a.m.-3:45 p.m., WSU Spokane Campus. $60. (509) 477-2183.

“Backyard Forests” Workshop - For landowners of five acres or less. March 7, 6-8 p.m., University of Idaho Extension Office, 1808 N. Third St., Coeur d’Alene. $5/includes handouts and refreshments. Registration deadline March 1. (208) 446-1680

Animals

Pet Adoption Event -With dogs and cats from the Spokane Humane Society. Friday, noon-4 p.m., Medical Lake Own Pharmacy, 123 E. Lake St., Medical Lake. (509) 299-5113

Fur Ball and Yappy Hour - Third annual event of silent and live auctions, presented by the Whitman County Humane Society. Feb. 19. 5:30-9:30 p.m., Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Event Center, Pullman. $40. (509) 332-2246


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