February 7, 2013 in Washington Voices

Family calendar

 

Today

Spokane Boat Show - Featuring the biggest dealers in the region. Sponsored by the Spokane Yacht Club. Noon-8 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley $8/adults, $5/ages 12-17, free/age 11 and younger; free parking. (509) 991-1002.

Ongoing

Mobius Kids Classes - Mobius Kids will be offering a variety of classes through February for ages 4-8. For prices, dates and registration, visit www.mobiusspokane.org. Mobius Kids Children’s Museum, 808 W. Main Ave. (509) 624-5437.

Riverfront Park Ice Palace - The outdoor skating rink is open for the season until March 3. Open Tuesdays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tuesdays-Thursdays, 7-8:30 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 7-10 p.m., closed Mondays. Extended holiday hours. Riverfront Park, 507 N. Howard St. $4.50/adults; $3.50/children, senior, military; $3.50/skate rental. (509) 625-6601.

“Peter Pan and Wendy” - Through Feb. 17. Rediscover the loopy fun and the darker corners of J.M. Barrie’s original novel with this faithful, fast-moving and easy-to-stage adaptation. Performances on Fridays at 7 p.m., Saturdays at 1 and 4 p.m. and Sundays on Feb. 10 and 17 at 1 p.m. Spokane Children’s Theatre, 2727 N. Madelia Ave., Suite 1. $10. (509) 328-4886.

Friday

Spokane Boat Show - Featuring the biggest dealers in the region. Sponsored by the Spokane Yacht Club. Noon-8 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley $8/adults, $5/ages 12-17, free/age 11 and younger; free parking. (509) 991-1002.

Saturday

Spokane Chiefs Hockey - Chiefs vs. Tri-City Americans. Puck drops at 7:05 p.m. Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $10-$20. (509) 535-PUCK.

Spokane Boat Show - Featuring the biggest dealers in the region. Sponsored by the Spokane Yacht Club. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley $8/adults, $5/ages 12-17, free/age 11 and younger; free parking. (509) 991-1002.

Teen Summit - An event to promote healthy self-esteem, body image and healthy habits presented by the Inland Northwest Coalition for Eating Disorders. Film and panel discussion, yoga, art, media literacy, eating disorders, body image, health and wellness. Free event, including lunch. 10 a.m. Spokane Falls Community College, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive, SUB 17. Free. (509) 430-9988.

Author Carol Crigger - Crigger will sign “Three Seconds to Thunder,” which features an 1890s bookkeeper turned sleuth. The author will also discuss Victorian style in the American West. 1-3 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 15310 E. Indiana Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 922-4104.

Valentine’s Day Storytime - Featuring “The Perfect Hug” along with activities and treats. 11 a.m. Barnes & Noble, 15310 E. Indiana Ave., Spokane Valley Free. (509) 922-4104.

Sunday

Spokane Chiefs Hockey - Chiefs vs. Victoria Royals. Puck drops at 6:05 p.m. Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $10-$20. (509) 535-PUCK (7825).

21st Annual Job Fair - Sponsored by Spokane Parks and Recreation Department with information on 200-plus spring and summer positions at Riverfront Park, Manito Park Bench, Merkel Sports Complex and the city’s aquatic centers. All applicants must be at least 16 years or older by March 10, and some positions require applicants to be 18 or older. Riverfront Park staff will be on hand to answer employment questions and distribute applications. Visit www.spokaneriverfrontpark.com and bring a completed application to the fair. Those unable to attend the job fair can return applications to guest services in Riverfront Park pavilion daily from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 507 N. Howard St. Free. (509) 625-6629.

Tuesday

Author David Michaelson - The Harrington native has written nine novels, two cookbooks and a children’s book. He will be signing and reading from his children’s book, “Butterfly Dust.” Noon-4 p.m. Hastings - Shadle, 1704 W. Wellesley Ave. (509) 327-6008.

Wednesday

Spokane Chiefs Hockey - Chiefs vs. Calgary Hitmen. Puck drops at 7:05 p.m. Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $10-$20. (509) 535-PUCK (7825).

SweetHearts for Kids - Showing community members how they can work together with Children’s Home Society of Washington (CHSW) to improve the lives of local children and families. Spokane County Superior Court Judge Ellen Clark will be the event’s keynote speaker. KXLY news anchor Robyn Nance will serve as the mistress of ceremonies. Proceeds from the event support local children and families who receive assistance through CHSW in Spokane. 7:15 a.m. Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. Free. (509) 747-4174.

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