August 31, 2013 in Washington Voices

CALENDAR

 

Today

Liberty Lake Farmers Market - Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., through Oct. 12; 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane, Liberty Lake.

Spokane Symphony at Liberty Lake - Bring a picnic dinner, blankets, chairs, and enjoy a mix of classics, show tunes, and patriotic marches. Eckart Preu, conductor. Sponsored by Friends of Pavillion Park of Liberty Lake. Concessions will be available through the Liberty Lake Kiwanis; 6-7:30 p.m. Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 624-1200.

Sunday

Spokane Valley Heritage Museum - Explore the rich historical events that were significant to the development and growth of the beautiful Spokane Valley; 1 p.m. Spokane Valley Heritage Museum, 12114 E Sprague Ave. $6/adults, $5/seniors, $4/kids 7-17. (509) 922-4570.

Sunday Concerts on the Cliff - All outdoor concerts begin at 4:30 p.m. All seating is general admission - portable lawn chairs or blankets are encouraged. Local food vendors with delectable food choices available for purchase. Sept. 1: Meet Revolver (Beatle tribute band); Sept. 8: Ryan Larsen (country). Reservations taken in advance for table seating. No outside alcohol allowed. Pets are not allowed on the premises. Age 21 and older. Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road. General: $5/concert, additional $50/table for 8 or $60/table for 10. (509) 927-9463.

Sunday Street Market - Open air market with vendors from artist to commercial, Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. parking lot, 2302 N. Argonne Road. Free admission. (509) 217-4381.

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 meeting - Agenda items include a motion on whether to attempt to purchase the Painted Hills Golf Course and presentations from outside agencies applying for city funding; 6 p.m. Spokane Valley City Hall, 11707 E. Sprague (509) 921-1000.

Veradale Farmers Market - May-Oct. Tuesdays from 2 to 6 p.m. Spokane Valley Eagles parking lot, 16801 E. Sprague Ave. (509) 990-3683.

Wednesday

Lilac City Cribbage Club - Play cribbage every Wednesday evening at the Puerto Vallarta Restaurant, 6915 E. Sprague Ave., 6:15-9 p.m. Traditional two handed play. For more info: (509) 477-9090 or email bill@playcribbage.com.

Millwood Farmer’s Market - Wednesdays through Sept. 25, 3-7 p.m., Millwood Presbyterian Church, 3223 N. Marguerite Road. (509) 924-2350.

Thursday

Conversion to Sales Workshop - ActionCOACH Spokane, area leaders in promoting business success, are presenting a workshop designed to help businesses and non-profits to improve their conversion techniques and communication strategies in the sales process; 4:30-7 p.m. CenterPlace, 2426 N. Discovery Place. $49 per person or $99 for 3 team members. (509) 455-5053.

Thursday Concerts on the Patio - Immerse yourself in the sounds of local musicians, the visuals of regional artists and the flavors of Arbor Crest wines. Every Thursday from 4:30-6:30 p.m. All seating is general admission - portable lawn chairs or blankets are encouraged. Local food vendors with food choices available for purchase. No outside alcohol allowed through the gate. Pets are not allowed on the premises. Age 21 and older. Sept. 5, Hot Club Trio (gypsy jazz) with metal art by Joan Schilling; Sept. 12, Doghouse Boyz (blues) with wood boxes by Don Barron. Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, Tasting Room patio, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road. Free; table seats guaranteed for four people at $20 or eight people for $40. (509) 927-9463.

Friday

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group - Meets the first Friday of the month; 2-3:30 p.m., Valley Hospital and Medical Center, Educational Building, 12606 E. Mission Ave.. Call (509) 924-4388 or visit www.alz.org/inlandnorthwest for more information. (509) 924-4388.

Hilson Gallery (First Friday) - Works by glass painter Sandra Hilson. Gourmet hot dogs will be served by Johnny Dogs; 5-8 p.m. 9009 E. Euclid Ave.

PRCA Rodeo - Sept. 6-7 at 7 p.m. at Spokane County Interstate Fair. Friday night’s is Tough Enough to Wear Pink performance with $1 from each ticket sold donated to Because There is Hope. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St. $5-$8/general, in addition to fair admission. (800) 325-SEAT.

Spokane County Interstate Fair - Sept. 6-15. This year’s theme is “Ridin’, Rockin’ and Livestockin’ ”. Live music, animals, exhibits, amusement rides, food and much more. Fair hours are 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m. daily, closing at 8 p.m. the final day. Seniors get free admission on Sept. 9; law enforcement, firefighters and military get free admission on Sept. 11; Safeway Family Day on Sept. 12 (children 17 and younger accompanied by a paying adult are admitted free with a youth pass from their local Safeway store); Coats 4 Kids Drive – children age 13 and younger will be admitted free with the donation of a new or gently used coat. 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; free/age six and younger; ride bracelets are $25 for Sept. 9-12 and $30 for Sept. 13-15. (509) 477-1766.

“The Odd Couple” - Sept. 6-22. Neil Simon’s classic comedy about mismatched roommates revised for a female cast. Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Ignite! Theatre, 10814 E. Broadway Ave. In advance: $18/adults; $16/seniors and military; $15/students; $20/door. (509) 795-0004.

Sept. 7

Fifth Annual Broadway and Sullivan Street Fair - 100 exhibitors and displays, inflatables, game truck for students, family activities, live entertainment (including Men of Rhythm big band), classic cars, area restaurants and food trucks. Free sno-cones, cotton candy and popcorn; 10 a.m. Valley Assembly of God, 15618 E. Broadway Ave. Free. (509) 924-0466.

Ice Cream Social and Dancing - Square dancing and ice cream; 8 p.m. Western Dance Center, 1901 N. Sullivan Road. Free. (509) 979-2607.

Liberty Lake Farmers Market - May 18-Oct. 12. Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane, Liberty Lake.

Rummage Sale/Car Wash to benefit Kyle Sipe - Kyle was born with end-stage congenital heart disease and need $25,000 for a heart and lung transplant. All funds will go to Children’s Organ Transplant Association; 8 a.m.-5 p.m. New Life Assembly of God Church, 10920 E. Sprague Ave. Donations. (509) 328-2994.

“Sherlock Holmes” Auditions - Please come prepared with a one-minute cotemporary monologue to audition at the theater’s studio. The play will be performed Oct. 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, and 27. Audition class available Sept. 7, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.; 6:30 p.m. Theater Arts for Children, 2114 N. Pines Road, Suite 3S. (509) 995-6718.

Spokane Kids Fest - Families with children ages 2-10 years are invited to participate in a free, fun event filled with activities, crafts, face painting, music, dancing, prizes and more; noon-3 p.m. Spokane Valley Mall, 14700 E. Indiana Ave. Free. (509) 926-5575.


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