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Fri., Aug. 16, 2013

The Wall That Heals The Kootenai County Veterans Council, in partnership with the city of Hayden, is proud to welcome The Wall That Heals, a traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., and the Global War on Terror Wall of Remembrance. Opening ceremony today at 10 a.m. Both walls will remain open for public viewing 24 hours a day, with a closing ceremony Sunday at 6 p.m. Hayden City Park ball field, 8930 N. Government Way. (208) 667-0231.

National Lentil Festival Today and Saturday. The festival celebrates 25 years. Visit 415 N. Grand Ave., Pullman. Free admission to festival. (800) 365-6948.

Community Carnival Presented by Del’s Feed & Farm Supply. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Del’s Farm Supply, 2222 First St., Cheney. (509) 230-1766.

Spokane Indians Baseball All weekday games at 6:30 p.m., Sunday games at 3:30 p.m. Today through Tuesday vs. Hillsboro Hops; Wednesday-Aug. 23 vs. Tri-City Dust Devils. Avista Stadium, 602 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $5-$11. (509) 535-2922.

Pend Oreille County Fair and Rodeo Today through Sunday. This year’s theme is “Treasure Chest of the County’s Best.” The fair offers family fun, entertainment, music, games, contests, livestock and community dance tonight and Saturday night. 9 a.m.-9 p.m. today and Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Pend Oreille County Fairgrounds, 419152 Highway 20, Cusick, Wash. $6/general, $2/ages 6-12, Free/5 and younger. (509) 445-1367.

Cusick Rodeo Riding competitions and more Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 1:30 p.m. Pend Oreille County Fairgrounds, 419152 Highway 20, Cusick, Wash. Fair admission, plus $6/age 13 and older; $2/age 4-12, free/age 3 and younger. (509) 455-1367.

2013 Hunters Community and 4-H Club Fair 104th annual fair. “Blue Jeans & Country Dreams,” celebrating the oldest one-day fair in Washington state. Saturday. Hunters, Wash., 43 miles north of Davenport on Highway 25. (509) 722-6045.

2013 Obon Festival Saturday-Sunday. A Japanese Buddhist cultural event with food, music, art, crafts, dancing, demonstrations and games for kids. Hours are Saturday, 2-8 p.m. and Sunday, 4-7 p.m. Spokane Buddhist Temple, 927 S. Perry St. Free admission; fee for food ($4-$7) and games (50 cents to $1). (509) 534-7954.

The MasterClass Jazz Big Band Orchestra The orchestra presents this benefit concert for the PEO. Hors d’oeuvres and dessert bar are included with admission. 5-9 p.m. Tuesday, Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road, Spokane Valley. Tickets are $18 a person, two tickets for $30. (509) 290-2917

Northeast Washington Fair Thursday through Aug. 25. Hours are Thursday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. and Sunday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Northeast Washington Fairgrounds, 317 W. Astor Ave., Colville. $7/adults, $5/ages 7-17 and seniors, free/age 6 and younger; season pass good all four days: $10/adults, $7/youth and seniors. (509) 684-2585.

Spokane Falls Northwest Indian Encampment Market & Pow Wow Thursday through Aug. 24. Dancers and singers from the Northwest and Canada will gather at the Spokane River to celebrate the gifts the river provides and to create and renew friendships. There will be opportunities to watch and participate in traditional dancing and also to buy handmade arts and crafts. Riverfront Park Lilac Bowl, 507 N. Howard St. Free. (509) 325-5502.


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