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In brief: Clothing drive planned

SPOKANE VALLEY – Spokane Valley Partners will hold its annual Best Foot Forward career clothing drive Sept. 6 through 15.

The clothing bank provides men and women with professional clothing including shoes, belts, ties and other accessories, for job interviews and office jobs or any other dress occasion.

There will be drop-off sites at Safeway in Liberty Lake and at Sprague Avenue and Evergreen Road. If you would like a tax deduction form for the donation, take items directly to Spokane Valley Partners, 10814 E. Broadway Ave., Monday through Thursday between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.

For more information, call Sharon Jayne at (509) 255-6758.

Benefit for SCRAPS Sept. 14

SPOKANE VALLEY – Shear Illusions Salon, 807 N. Argonne Road, will present “Art! On Broadway!” Sept. 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The event will include live music by Maxie Ray Mills, a wine and beer garden by Vintage Vines, food truck by Ben’s Yogurt and Deli, fine art and more.

A portion of the proceeds will benefit Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service.

For more information, call (509) 999-3583.

Food bank truck at church

SPOKANE VALLEY – Advent Lutheran Church, 13009 E. Broadway Ave., will host the Second Harvest Food Bank mobile food truck Sept. 19 at 11 a.m.

Recipients should bring boxes and re-usable grocery bags to carry food home. No documentation is needed to receive food.

For more information, call the church office at (509) 928-7733.

Circuit course to be dedicated

LIBERTY LAKE – The Fallen Heroes Circuit Course Committee of Liberty Lake will host a dedication ceremony at 4 p.m. Sept. 21 honoring Cpl. Joshua R. Dumaw of Spokane Valley.

Dumaw died June 22, 2010, in Afghanistan.

The new course at Rocky Hill Park will be named in his honor. The ceremony will include honor guards, speakers, a ribbon cutting and demonstrations of the exercise equipment.

For information, call Parks and Recreation coordinator Michelle Griffin at (509) 755-6725.


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