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15th Annual SAN Oscar Night Gala - Raise funds for the Spokane AIDS Network. Today, 4:30 p.m., Northern Quest Resort & Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road. $125. (509) 455-8993.

Spokane Guilds’ School 32nd Annual Dinner and Auction - Dinner and silent auction will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the live auction will start at 7 p.m. Benefits children and toddlers with disabilities who attend the school and neuromuscular center. Saturday, Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $70/person. (509) 326-1651.

Wine, Stein and Dine - Samples offered by more than 85 local restaurants, wineries and microbreweries, along with a silent auction, raffles and live entertainment. Benefit for the Post Falls Education Foundation. Tickets available at: Washington Trust Bank branches in Coeur d’Alene, Hayden, Idaho and Post Falls; Post Falls at Super 1 Foods, Post Falls Chamber of Commerce, Enoteca Post Falls Trading Company Store. For more information visit www.pfefwsd.org. 21 and older. Saturday, 7-10 p.m., Greyhound Park and Events Center , 5100 W. Riverbend Road, Post Falls. $45/advance, $60/door. (208) 691-3750.

Jam for Bread - Ashe West African Drum and Dance, Spokane Area Youth Choirs, Michael and Keleren Millham of Sidhe, Extension Chords Jazz Duo of Nick Schauer and Chuck Swanson, and cellists of the Spokane Symphony will perform at a benefit for Crosswalk, a nonprofit agency of Volunteers of America and Spokane’s teen shelter that helps more than 1,000 homeless and troubled youth each year. Money raised will fund GED testing. Also, included is a raffle of gift baskets. Raffle tickets are $1 each. March 3, 3-5 p.m., Westminster Congregational Church of Christ, 411 S. Washington St. $12/adults, $10/students and seniors, $25/family. (509) 624-1366.

15th Annual HOME Child Care Scholarship “Tea at Tiffany’s” Fundraiser - Dig out your pearls, black gloves, tiaras, and boas, or wear some provided by HOME to benefit EWU’s student parents. University first lady Nadine Arevalo will again cohost the event. Presented by Women’s Studies Center. Make checks payable to the EWU HOME Scholarship Foundation. RSVP with a check mailed to the Women’s Studies Center, 207 Monroe, Cheney, WA 99004. All but $5 of your donation is tax deductible. March 7, 2-4 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Monroe 207, Cheney. $20 by March 1; $25/door. (509) 359-2898.

The Magic in Hope - The Spokane Magic Club is hosting a magic show to benefit Spokane HOPE School (Hearing Oral Program of Excellence), a nonprofit specialized preschool program for children with hearing aids and cochlear implants. March 8, 6:30 p.m., WSU/EWU Riverpoint Campus, 668 N. Riverpoint Blvd. $10/adults, $5/ages 3-12. (509) 863-7097.

Pine Meadow Farm Center Benefit Concert - This family-friendly concert will feature Todd Milne & Blake Abyss (world music), Visual Vortex (hula hoop troupe), and Terrible Buttons (modern folk). The event will include a silent auction and a raffle for a family to receive a weekly box of fresh produce from the farm. The Pine Meadow Farm Center is a 32-acre nonprofit educational farm. March 8, 6:30-10 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 4340 W. Fort George Wright Drive. $10/adults; 12 and under/by donation. (509) 879-7392.



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