September 1, 2012 in Washington Voices

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Today

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

Rockford Farmers Market - 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Rockford Park, South First Street. (208) 627-0039.

Spokane Symphony in the Park - Liberty Lake - Performing during the Lud Kramer Memorial Concert, with Eckart Preu conducting. Sponsored by Friends of Pavillion Park. Bring a picnic dinner, blankets, chairs and enjoy a mix of classics, show tunes and patriotic marches. Concessions available through the Liberty Lake Kiwanis. For more information visit www.spokanesymphony.org; 6-9 p.m. Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 475-5674.

Wishing Star Rummage Sale - Proceeds benefit this local nonprofit that grants wishes for children with life-threatening illnesses. Today, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Eastpoint Church, 15303 E. Sprague Ave. (509) 744-3411.

Monday

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

Tuesday

Spokane Valley City Council study session - Tentative agenda items include a public hearing on animal control, presentations from outside agencies seeking economic development funding and a discussion on the proposed 2013 property tax; 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. Puerto Vallarta restaurant, 6915 E. Sprague Ave. (310) 621-3897.

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

Thursday

T.W.I.N.E. - Teen Writers of the Inland Empire is a writing club for Spokane County teenagers in grades 6-12. No registration is required. We write fiction and poetry, and share our work in an encouraging and positive environment. Sponsored by the Spokane County Library District, pen and paper and inspiration provided by SCLD. 4 p.m. Spokane Valley Library , 12004 E. Main Ave. Free. (509) 893-8400.

Friday

PRCA Rodeo - 7 p.m. at Spokane County Interstate Fair. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St. $5-$7/adults, in addition to fair admission. (800) 325-SEAT.

Spokane County Interstate Fair – Through Sept. 16. It includes live music, animals, exhibits, amusement rides, food and much more. Seniors get free admission on Sept. 10; police, firefighters and military get free admission on Sept. 11. Visit www.spokanecounty.org/fair/sif for a full schedule. Spokane County Fairgrounds, 404 N. Havana. $10 adults, $7 seniors and children ages 7-13. Kids 6 and under are free. (509) 477-1766

Saturday

Author D. Andrew McChesney - Book signing of “Beyond the Ocean’s Edge: A Stone Island Sea Story”; 2-4 p.m. Hastings, 15312 E. Sprague Ave. (509) 924-0667.

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

PRCA Rodeo - Sept. 7-8 at 7 p.m. at Spokane County Interstate Fair. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St. $5-$7/adults, in addition to fair admission. (800) 325-SEAT.

Rockford Farmers Market - 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Rockford Park, South First St. (208) 627-0039.

Spokane Novelists Group - Strong critiquing of fiction only, novels and short stories. Bring five to 10 pages to read and six to eight 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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