February 21, 2011 in Features

Events

 
Calling all camps

We’re again compiling a list of camps for our annual summer camp guide, which will appear in print April 30 and online at www.spokesman.com/summer-camps.

If you have a camp you would like listed in this section, please send us its description, location, dates of operation, recommended ages, cost, contact information and any other details readers should know.

E-mail to summercamps@ spokesman.com or mail to The Spokesman-Review, attn: Summer Camps, 999 W. Riverside Ave., Spokane WA 99201 by the end of the day March 30.

Today

Corbin Kids No School Day - For ages 6-11. Choose to attend Creative Adventure Camp or Go Green Art Day. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Preregistration is required. Corbin Art Center, 507 W. Seventh Ave. $29; please bring your own lunch. (509) 625-6200.

Basketball Clinic - Learn ball handling and develop shooting skills. Grades 1-5 are from 9 a.m. to noon and grades 6-12 are from 1 to 4 p.m., Valley HUB, 19619 E. Cataldo. $30 per session. (509) 927-0602.

SNR School Day Off Day Camp - Camp All-Stars day camp for youth and adults with developmental disabilities. Scholarships available for those who qualify. Transportation provided from Post Falls area. Preregistration required. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 1323 E. Sherman Ave., Suite E, Coeur d’Alene. $12/day. (208) 755-6781.

Tuesday

Munchkin Camp - Presented by John Rogers High School Encore Drama. For ages 6-12. Learn acting techniques, theatrical make-up, costume design, singing, dancing. Participants will have an opportunity to audition for the high school’s upcoming production of “The Wizard of Oz” and all participants will perform on the last night of the camp, Friday at 6 p.m. Camp will be held today-Friday from 3:30-5:30 p.m. John Rogers High School Theatre, 1622 E. Wellesley Ave. $15. (509) 354-6551.

Art Time! - For ages 4-7. Sculpture and mixed media painting. Preregistration is required. 4-5 p.m., Tinman Too, 809 W. Garland Ave. $10. (509) 325-3001.

Wednesday

Barnes & Noble Storytime - Listen to a story about friendship. Book will be “The Sandwich Swap” by Queen Rania of Jordan Al Abdullah, Kelly DiPucchio and Tricia Tusa. Also make a craft and enjoy a treat. 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 15310 E. Indiana Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 922-4104.

Fancy Nancy Tea Party (Indian Trail) - Appropriate for school-age children. Enjoy a party of poetry with Fancy Nancy. 4 p.m., Indian Trail Library, 4909 W. Barnes. Free. (509) 444-5331.

TRS Dessert Delight - For ages 16 and older. Enjoy a trip to Cyrus O’Leary’s for pies and milkshakes. Preregistration is required. 7-9 p.m., Meet in Sinto Activity Center Parking Lot, 1124 W. Sinto Ave. $11. (509) 625-6200.

Thursday

Lindamood Bell Learning Processes Informational Sessions - Learn more about this California-based program to help children and adults with disabilities develop reading, spelling and language skills. 10 a.m. and 7 p.m., Achieve Center, 524 W. Indiana Ave. Free. (888) 827-8130.

Teddy Bear Storytime - Bring your favorite teddy bear to Toddler Time at 10:10 a.m. or Preschool Time at 11 a.m. Colfax Library, Colfax. Free. (877) 733-3375.

Flower Power Party (East Side) - For school-age children. Listen to stories about flowers and make your own floral creation. 4 p.m., East Side Library, 524 S. Stone St. Free. (509) 444-5331.

Friday

Coeur d’Alene Music Walk - Stroll through downtown Coeur d’Alene and enjoy live music performances from local favorites. Visit restaurants, shops, businesses and galleries. Family-friendly event. 5-8 p.m., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 292-1629.

Dr. Seuss Birthday Party - A celebration of stories by author Theodor Geisel, read by Cat in the Hat. 6:30-7:30 p.m., Post Falls Library, 821 N. Spokane St., Post Falls. Free. (208) 773-1506, ext. 27.

Saturday

Coeur d’Alene Coin Club - Annual coin show. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Kootenai County Fairgrounds, 4056 N. Government Way, Coeur d’Alene. $2/general, free/age 16 and younger. (208) 773-8710.

Girl Scouts HER Day - HER Day is for girls in grades 6-12 who want a fun-filled day of workshops designed specifically for them. Girls do no need to be a registered Girl Scouts to attend and scholarships are available. 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., 1404 N. Ash St. $20. (509) 747-8091, ext. 216.

Sports Celebration Storytime - Come celebrate America’s favorite sports while we read some great sports stories. 11 a.m. Auntie’s Bookstore, Children’s Section, 402 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 838-0206.

Barnes & Noble Peter Rabbit Storytime - Meet Peter Rabbit during storytime and take a picture with him. Please bring your own camera. 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 15310 E. Indiana Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 922-4104.

Saturday Climbing - For all ages. Easy to moderate routes to choose from. Climbing gear will be provided. 1-4 p.m., REI, 1125 N. Monroe St. Free for members; $5 for nonmembers. (509) 328-9900.

APPLE and Montessori Meetings - For families interested in learning more about Spokane Public Schools’ Montessori or APPLE (Alternative Parent Participation Learning Experience) programs for children in grades 1-6. Montessori meeting will be Thursday at 7 p.m. at Balboa Elementary, 3010 W. Holyoke Ave. APPLE meetings will be held: Tuesday and March 3 at 7 p.m. in the first floor boardrooms of the Administrative Office, 200 N. Bernard St. (509) 354-7365.

“Anne of Green Gables”- Musical presented by Theater Arts for Children. Shows Friday and March 4 at 7 p.m.; Saturday and March 5 at 4 and 7 p.m.; and Sunday and March 6 at 2 p.m., Spokane Valley Partners, 10814 E. Broadway Ave., Spokane Valley. $10/ages 13 and older; $5/children ages 12 and younger. (509) 995-6718.

“The Little Mermaid” - CYT Christian Youth Theater-North Idaho presents the musical Friday and Saturday and March 4-5 at 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday and March 5-6, 3 p.m. Discount Matinee Saturday, 3 p.m. $7 in advance. Salvation Army Kroc Center, 1765 W. Golf Course Road, Coeur d’Alene. $9/advance, $7/special matinee Feb. 26, $12/at the door. (208) 277-5727.

“Music Man, Jr.” - CYT-Spokane presents a production of Meredith Wilson’s musical about a con man who poses as a band organizer. Friday and March 4 at 7 p.m.; Saturday and March 5 at 3 and 7 p.m.; and March 6 at 3 p.m., The Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $11/adults, $10/children and seniors, $9/Feb. 26 performance at 3 p.m.. (509) 487-6540.

Send information about events at least two weeks in advance by email to features@

spokesman.com; by fax to 509-459-5098; by mail to Our Kids Calendar, Features Department, P.O. Box 2160, Spokane, WA 99210; or submit online at www.spokane7.com/

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