Executive Women’s Golf Association - Kick-off and friend-raising event. Wednesday, 5:30 p.m., Manito Golf and Country Club. $30. (509) 220-1486
Adventure Auction - Third annual event presented by Friends of the Centennial Trail to support the completion of the trail, with dinner, no-host bar, silent and live auctions. Friday, 5:30 p.m., Northern Quest Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights. $45. (509) 624-7188
Micros for Mamas - Beer tasting and auction to benefit Spokane Young Lives, a local nonprofit organization that mentors and supports teen parents and their children. With samples from local breweries, dinner by Longhorn Barbecue, entertainment by Gibliano Brothers and a silent auction. Friday, 6 p.m., New Community Church, 1003 E. Trent Ave., Suite 100. $25, includes commemorative glass and five beer samples. (509) 570-3921
Post Falls Historical Society Banquet - Dinner and auction. Saturday, museum tours noon-4 p.m., no-host social hour 5 p.m., buffet dinner 6 p.m., Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center, Fourth Avenue and William Street, Post Falls. $25.
Shamrock Gala - Dinner and auction to benefit Providence Holy Family Hospital. Saturday, 6-10 p.m. Davenport Hotel, 10 S. Post St. $150/person. (509) 482-2588
Fourth Annual Auction - Presented by Friends of Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge to support Turnbull’s Environmental Education Programs, with pasta dinner and live and silent auctions of works by local wildlife photographers and artists. March 27, 1-4 p.m., The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $30. (509) 999-2090
sponsored According to two 2015 surveys, 62 percent of Americans do not have enough savings to handle an unexpected emergency, much less any long-term plans.