July 5, 2013 in Features

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1 Two Rivers 4th of July Concert 5 p.m. Saturday, Two Rivers Casino & Resort, 1010 Blake Ave., Building 222, Davenport, Wash. Music by Nicole Lewis at 5 p.m. and The Garrett Bartley Band at 7 p.m. There will be a firework show at dark. The Beer Garden opens at 5 p.m. and food is available on site. Concertgoers are encouraged to donate three cans of food at entry in support of the Great Harvest food bank. Part of Riverfest Summer concert series. (800) 954-2946. Admission: FREE

2 Pend Oreille Valley Lavender Festival Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., City Park at First and Calispel streets, Newport, Wash. See lavender at peak bloom in a Tuscan garden setting, shop booths featuring over 75 regional artisans, juried artists and local growers. Enjoy demonstrations, culinary delights, children’s art activities, live music, wine and microbrew garden, visit the enchanted secret gardens of the Lavender Fairies and more. (509) 447-6451. Admission: $5/general; free/age 12 and younger; $8/two-day pass

3 BootSlam Sunday, sign-ups start at 7 p.m., slam begins at 7:30 p.m., Boots Bakery, 24 W. Main Ave. Poets have 3 minutes each to present their original work without costumes, props, or musical accompaniment. Five judges chosen at random score each poem, and the highest cumulative score after two rounds wins the $50 grand prize. (509) 703-7223. Admission: $5 to compete, $5 suggested donation for audience

4 Bagpipes at the Library 6 p.m. Monday, 6 p.m., South Hill Library, 3324 S. Perry St., Spokane; and 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Shadle Library, 2111 W. Wellesley Ave., Spokane. Join pipers, drummers and dancers from the Angus Scott Pipe band for some rousing music and a bit of history about the pipes, drums and the musicians who play them. Appropriate for school age children. (509) 444-5331 Admission: FREE

5“Raging Bull” 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Downtown Library, 906 W. Main Ave., Room 1-A, Spokane. Robert De Niro stars in what some regard as director Martin Scorsese’s greatest film. In his rise to a middleweight title, champion fighter Jake LaMotta contends with the boxing establishment, the mob and his own hair-trigger temper. Part of the library’s Great Sports Films at the Library series. Rated R. (509) 444-5300

Admission: FREE

6 Hayden Concert  Series 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Hayden City Park, 8930 N. Government Way, Hayden. The Coeur d’Alene Big Band (Big Band swing orchestra) performs; first in a series that includes Shiner (rock and roll) on July 18; Ryan Larsen Band (country rock) on July 25; Blue Streak (bluegrass) on Aug. 1; David Raitt and The Baja Boogie Band on Aug. 8. (208) 667-3162 Admission: FREE

7 Concerts Under the Pines 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Audubon Park, 3405 N. Milton Ave. Concert series sponsored by the Northwest Neighborhood Association. This week, the Spokane Jazz Orchestra will perform, followed July 25 by 6-Foot Swing and Aug. 8 by Nobody Famous. (509) 326-4200 Admission: FREE

8 Coeur d’Alene Bead Stampede Noon-5 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Kootenai County Fairgrounds, Building 3, 4056 N. Government Way, Coeur d’Alene. 20th annual bead bazaar event features beads crafted from a variety of materials. (208) 661-2911. Admission: $3, good for all three days

9 Free Movies in Liberty Lake Dusk today, Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. This week’s film: “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix,” With their warning about Lord Voldemort’s return mocked, Harry and Dumbledore are targeted by the wizard authorities as an authoritarian bureaucrat slowly seizes power at Hogwarts. Rated PG-13. (509) 755-6726. Admission: FREE

!0 Sunday Concerts on the Cliff 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road, Spokane Valley. This week, the 9-piece horn band Soul Proprietor will perform from a repertoire that includes Tower of Power, Earth Wind & Fire and Blood Sweat &Tears. No outside alcohol allowed through the gate. Age 21 and older. (509) 927-9463. Admission: $5


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