July 13, 2013 in Washington Voices

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Today

Iris Rhizome Sale - Town and Country Iris Society Rhizome annual sale. Bearded iris of all sizes and Siberians. Free information and planting guides; 10 a.m. Spokane Valley Mall, Center Court in front of JC Penney’s, 14700 E. Indiana Ave. (509) 671-1540.

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

Spokane Automotive and Collectible Swap Meet - July 12-14. An estimated 500 classic cars will be shined up and ready to show off, making this one of the largest car shows in the region. There will be the concurrent swap meet and live auction. Mitch Silver Auction will have its yearly auction on Saturday from 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St. $5/adults Friday and Saturday, Free/Sunday with two cans of food. (509) 953-6298.

Summer Bridge Workshops for Kids - Today’s youth is rediscovering the fascinating and complex card game of bridge. Parents and/or Grandparents are welcome to join. Each player gets a deck of cards and a hat at the completion of the workshop. Pre-registration is required; 10 a.m.-noon. CenterPlace, 2426 N. Discovery Place. Free. (509) 688-0300.

Sunday

Hot Rides at Hot Rods Car Show - Bikes, trucks and cars - imports, domestics and project cars. All ages outside, 21 and older only inside. Display 1-3 p.m., judging from 4-6 p.m., with free hotdogs and music by DJ Prophesy and the Rockstar girls; 1 p.m. Hot Rods Bar and BBQ, 6520 E. Trent Ave. Free admission; $5/pre-registration, $10/day of event, as space available. (509) 534-4061.

Spokane Automotive and Collectible Swap Meet - 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St. $5/adults Friday and Saturday, Free/Sunday with two cans of food. (509) 953-6298.

Spokane Valley Heritage Museum - Explore the rich historical events that were significant to the development and growth of the 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 Street Market – Open-air market with vendors from artist to commercial, held Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 2302 N. Argonne Road. Free admission. (509) 217-4381.

Monday

Frankentoys - Spokane Valley - Let your inner mad scientist out to play as we recycle old toys into art by making monster mash-ups. Bring old, unwanted, or broken toys (or use ours) to let your imagination run wild and make everything old new again. Children under age nine must be accompanied by an adult to assist with construction; 2 p.m. Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave. Free. (509) 893-8400.

Tuesday

$1 Summer Movies Express - Spokane Valley Regal Theater - Two movies to choose from each Tuesday and Wednesday at 10 a.m. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Will Rogers Institute. July 16-17, “Big Miracle” (PG) and “Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax” (PG); July 23-24, “Journey to the Center of Earth 2: The Mysterious Island” (PG) and “Yogi Bear” (PG). All shows are rated G or PG and both movies show each day. Spokane Valley Mall, 14760 E. Indiana Ave. $1. (509) 922-2590.

Archaeologist for a Day - Milwood - Staff from the West Valley Outdoor Learning Center show you how to become an archaeologist, on a small scale, and uncover the story that archaeology can tell you about history. This program includes an interactive slide show and time for hands-on exploration with archaeology and fossils. Come get your hands dirty with science; 10 a.m. Argonne Library, 4322 N. Argonne Road. Free. (509) 893-8260.

Archaeologist for a Day - Spokane Valley - 7 p.m. Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave. Free. (509) 893-8400.

Make it at the Library - Fairfield - Build, craft and create each month this summer; 2 p.m. Fairfield Library, 305 E. Main St., Fairfield. Free. (509) 893-8320.

Spokane Valley City Council study session - Agenda items include discussions on public works projects and city hall concepts; 6 p.m. Spokane Valley City Hall, 11707 E. Sprague (509) 921-1000.

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

Wednesday

Clumsy Lovers - All seating is general admission – portable lawn chairs or blankets are encouraged. Local food vendors with food choices available for purchase. No outside alcohol. Pets are not allowed. Age 21 and older only. 7-8:30 p.m. Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, 4705 N. Fruithill Road. $10. (509) 927-9463.

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

Spokane Interstate Fair Job Fair – More than 150 workers will be hired. The fair runs Sept. 6-15. Positions include ticket takers, exhibit clerk, gate captains, barn cleaners, cashiers and janitorial. Bring two pieces of government issued ID; 4-6 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, Bay 3, 404 N. Havana St. (509) 477-5750.


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