May 19, 2012 in Washington Voices

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Today

“Bye Bye Birdie” - CYT-Spokane presents this musical about a rock ’n’ roll singer about to be inducted into the Army. Directed by Kristine Lyons. Shows today and May 26 at 3 and 7 p.m.; and Sunday at 3 p.m. University High School, 12420 E. 32nd Ave. Advance purchase tickets: $11 adults, $10 seniors/children; $14 at the door. (509) 487-6540.

Good Grief - Light of Hope Workshop - Presented by Connie Jacobs Life Coaching. In addition to death, grief can come from other losses such as the failure of a marriage, relationship, career, or loss of a home. 11 a.m. Mirabeau Hotel and Convention Center, 110 N. Sullivan Road. $25. (509) 850-2643.

Liberty Lake Farmers Market 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane, Liberty Lake. Free.

Restore the Redbands Fundraiser - Afternoon of wine, art and raffles. Paint alongside a professional artist. All materials included in fee and participants will take their painting home. All proceeds donated to Spokane Falls Trout Unlimited to improve signage along the Spokane River in an effort to prevent illegal fish poaching. Age 21 and older only; 1-4 p.m. Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, 4705 N. Fruithill Road. $45/participant, $10/spectator; tasting fee included. (360) 823-3935.

Spokane Valley Heritage Museum - “RMS Titanic Remembered” exhibit highlighting the construction, sailing and sinking of the Titanic, plus Spokane’s connections to the ship. Another new exhibit, “Electrifying the Modern Woman,” allows us to step back into a time when all possibilities seemed limitless. Through June. Hours are Wednesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 12114 E. Sprague Ave. $6/adults, $5/seniors, $4/students and children ages 7-17, free/age 6 and younger. (509) 922-4570.

Sunday

“Bye Bye Birdie” - CYT-Spokane presents this musical about a rock ’n’ roll singer about to be inducted into the Army. Directed by Kristine Lyons. Shows today at 3 p.m.; May 25 at 7 p.m.; and May 26 at 3 and 7 p.m. University High School, 12420 E. 32nd Ave. Advance purchase tickets: $11 Adults, $10 Seniors/Children; $14 at the door. (509) 487-6540.

Dance - Music by the Country Jammers. Refreshments will be served. Admission is by donation. 1-4 p.m. Tri Community Grange, one block north of Trent on Starr Road (509) 926-3803.

Music at Arbor Crest - Spare Parts, 1950s do-wop. 5:30 p.m. to dusk. Age 21 and older. No outside alcohol. Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, Arbor Crest Winery, 4705 N. Fruithill Road. $5 admission on Sundays. (509) 927-9463.

Pancake breakfast - The menu includes pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs and beverages. The fundraiser benefits Edgecliff SCOPE and Inland Northwest Honor Flight. 8-11 a.m. VFW Post 1435, 212 S. David. $6 adults, $4 ages 6-10; children 5 and under are free. (509) 477-6345.

Monday

DivorceCare Recovery Support Group - 6:30-8:30 p.m. Eastpoint Church, 15303 E. Sprague Ave., Spokane Valley. $25 for workbook. (509) 533-6800 or (509) 892-5255.

Senior pickleball - Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday; 12:30-2:30 p.m. Valley HUB, 19619 E. Cataldo $2. (509) 924-3831.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - The group meets every Monday; 7 p.m. Valley Fourth Memorial Church, 2303 S. Bowdish (509) 928-9158.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - Broadway Court - TOPS members meet every Monday; 9 a.m. Broadway Court Estates, 13505 E. Broadway 922-3874.

Tuesday

East Valley School District - The board of directors meets; 6 p.m. District Administration Center, 12325 E. Grace (509) 924-1830.

“Lords of Nature” - Showing the return of wolves to Yellowstone Park and the Northern Rocky Mountains. Brief talk and information about the return of wolves to Washington state and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Wolf Conservation and Management Plan. Book signing by Yukon bush pilot Larry Whitesitt; 2 p.m. Spokane Valley Senior Center auditorium, 2426 N. Discovery Place. Free. (509) 283-4377.

OCD Support Group - For families and individuals who struggle with OCD in their lives. Support, education, sharing, goals; 6-7 p.m. 12910 E. Sinto Ave. Free. (509) 869-1069.

Senior pickleball - Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday; 12:30-2:30 p.m. Valley HUB, 19619 E. Cataldo $2. (509) 924-3831.

Spokane Valley City Council meeting - Tentative agenda items include the second reading of the proposed comprehensive plan amendments, the first reading of a building code ordinance and a motion on a lease agreement with Splash Down; 6 p.m. Spokane Valley City Hall, 11707 E. Sprague Ave. (509) 921-1000.

Wednesday

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous - No fees or weigh-ins; 7 p.m. 12606 E. Mission Ave. Free. (951) 850-7764.

Lilac City Cribbage Club - Open to anyone interested in playing cribbage; 6:30 p.m. VFW Hall, 212 S. David St. (310) 621-3897.

Millwood Farmers Market - 3-7 p.m. Millwood Presbyterian Church, 3223 N. Marguerite Road, Millwood. Free.

Senior pickleball - Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday; 12:30-2:30 p.m. Valley HUB, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. $2. (509) 924-3831.

Spokane County Brain Injury Survivors Support Group - 6:30-8:30 p.m. Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave. (509) 218-7982.

West Valley School District - The board of directors meets; 7 p.m. District Conference Center, 8818 E. Grace. (509) 924-2150.

Thursday

ALS Patient and Caregiver meeting - Sponsored by the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (aka Lou Gehrig’s Disease) Association Evergreen Chapter, Spokane Branch. 10 a.m.-noon. Valley Hospital and Medical Center, 12606 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley (877) 201-3610.

Music at Arbor Crest - Maxie Ray Mills, acoustic, rock and blues. Thursdays, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Age 21 and older old. No outside alcohol. Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, Arbor Crest Winery, 4705 N. Fruithill Road. Free admission on Thursdays. (509) 927-9463.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - The group meets every Thursday; 6 p.m. Orchards Crest Retirement, fourth floor theater room, 222 S. Evergreen. (509) 922-8820.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly - Eagles - The group meets every Thursday; 9:30 a.m. Eagles, 16801 E. Sprague (509) 928-5460.

Friday

“Bye Bye Birdie” - CYT-Spokane presents this musical about a rock ‘n’ roll singer about to be inducted into the Army. Directed by Kristine Lyons. Shows today at 7 p.m.; May 26 at 3 and 7 p.m. University High School, 12420 E. 32nd Ave. Advance purchase tickets: $11 Adults, $10 Seniors/Children; $14 at the door. (509) 487-6540.

Mommy and Me Club - Social group open to all new moms, babies (up to 2 years old), and moms-to-be. Support, encouragement, teaching, learning, sharing, playtime and fun. Also features free weight checks, breastfeeding support by certified lactation consultants, activities and guest speakers. There is no need to RSVP or attend regularly. Call (509) 473-5706 or email johnsond@empirehealth.org or lloydcl1@empirehealth.org for more information; 10 a.m.-noon. Valley Hospital Health and Education Center, Davis Room, 12606 E. Mission Ave. Free.

Saturday

“Bye Bye Birdie” - CYT-Spokane presents this musical about a rock n’ roll singer about to be inducted into the Army. Directed by Kristine Lyons. 3 and 7 p.m. University High School, 12420 E. 32nd Ave. Advance purchase tickets: $11 Adults, $10 Seniors/Children; $14 at the door. (509) 487-6540.

Liberty Lake Farmers Market - 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane, Liberty Lake. Free.

Spokane Novelists Group - Strong critiquing of fiction only, novels and short stories. No poetry, nonfiction, memoirs, etc., please. Bring 5-10 pages to read to the group and 6-8 copies. Group meets second and fourth Saturdays of the month; noon. Otis Orchards Library, 22324 E. Wellesley Ave. Free. (509) 891-1695.


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