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Fri., Jan. 25, 2013

The Lilac Festival Royalty Coronation is scheduled for Sunday. (File)
The Lilac Festival Royalty Coronation is scheduled for Sunday. (File)

Coeur d’Alene Music Walk - Free event with live performances from local musicians, visit restaurants, shops, businesses and galleries. Music venues include Studio 107, Angel Gallery, Cricket’s Downtown Bar and Grill, Moose Lounge, The Cellar, Tito’s Italian Grill and Wine Shop and Tomlinson Sotheby’s International Realty. Supporting venues include Scratch Restaurant, Devin Galleries, Steven A. Scroggins Fine Art, All Things Irish and Pita Pit. Today, 5-8 p.m., downtown Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 292-1629.

Banff Mountain Film Festival – Continues today and Saturday in Sandpoint, Sunday and Monday in Coeur d’Alene. 2013 World Tour. Sandpoint shows, at the Panida Theater, 300 N. First St., begin at 7 p.m. Coeur d’Alene shows are at the Salvation Army Kroc Center, 1765 Golf Course Road, and begin at 6 p.m. $14/advance, $15/door. Visit for information or call (208) 263-9191 for Sandpoint event, (208) 667-1865 for Coeur d’Alene.

Winterfest 2013 - Winter events including broomball, Frostbite Footrace, dog weight pulls, chili cook-off and more and ends in musical entertainment, a Christmas tree bonfire and fireworks. Presented by Deer Park Kiwanis. Saturday, 8:30 a.m., 315 E. Crawford St., Deer Park. Free.

Kinnikinnick Native Plant Society - “Landscaping for Birds, Bees and Butterflies,” by Gail Bolin. Co-sponsored by The city of Sandpoint Parks and Recreation Department. Sunday, 9:45 a.m., Sandpoint Community Hall. Free. (208) 597-7141.

SFCC Visiting Artist Lecture - SuttonBeresCuller are a group Seattle-based artists whose works range from installation, performance, gallery works, public tours to floating islands. Lectures will be Wednesday, 11:30 a.m., Spokane Falls Community College, Building 24, room 110; Wednesday, 6:30 p.m., Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture auditorium, 2316 W. First Ave.; and Thursday, noon, Eastern Washington University Art Department auditorium. Free. (509) 533-3724.

R&V Donation Day - To benefit the KPBX Recordings and Videos Sale. Drop off items at north side of the SPR building on Carlisle Avenue. Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Spokane Public Radio, 2319 N. Monroe St. (above Vintage Rabbit Antiques). Off site drop-off locations include: 4000 Holes, 1610 N. Monroe St., Spokane; Bicycle Time & Music Too, 210 C St., Cheney; and The Long Ear, 2405 N. Fourth St., Coeur d’Alene. The sale will be held Feb. 15-17 at The Lincoln Center. (509) 328-5729.

Gem of the Valley Gala - Hosted by the Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce with dinner and a silent auction. The annual business awards will be given out along with the Harry E. Nelson Citizen of the Year, a lifetime achievement award, and educators of the year. Saturday, 6 p.m., Mirabeau Park Hotel, Sullivan Road and Interstate 90, Spokane Valley. $55. (509) 924-4994.

Annual GU Iron Chef: Cultural Cooking Battle - Presented by Gonzaga University’s Unity Multicultural Education Center and Sodexo. Interact, learn and experience the culinary delights of other cultures. Sunday, 3-4:30 p.m., Gonzaga University, COG, Second Floor Dining Room, 502 E. Boone Ave. (509) 313-5836.

Spokane Lilac Festival 2013 Royalty Coronation - The Fab 14, chosen from Spokane County high school seniors, will be competing for more than $18,000 in scholarships. The Royal Court will represent Spokane youth during the Spokane Lilac Festival 75th Diamond Anniversary Armed Forces Torchlight Parade on May 18. Jan. 27, 3:30 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $10. (509) 534-4554.

Goody-Goody Gumdrops - Have you ever built a gumdrop pyramid? How about a gumdrop necklace? Gumdrops in every color will be seen everywhere. Join in the fun in the land where everything is coming up gumdrops. Open to all girls, grades K-12, Scout membership not required. Register at Monday, 9 a.m., Girl Scouts, 1404 N. Ash St. $25; breakfast provided, bring a sack lunch. (800) 827-9478.

Rick Urdahl Winter Art Show and Sale – Cheney-based artist will show new paintings, and unveil the 2012 Christmas goose. Saturday, 4-10 p.m., Urdahl Art Studio, 105 Sixth St., Cheney. Free.


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