June 14, 2013 in Features

What’s happening

 

All Wheels Weekend Today-Sunday. 19th anniversary car show. Events begin today with a slow cruise along Main Street and fireworks. Saturday’s Show-n-Shine is a car show along and around Main Street. Events during the day include a men’s drag race, outlaw lawn mower races and a poker walk. Saturday night there is a demolition derby and live music at many downtown businesses. 166 E. Main St., Dayton, Wash. Free. (509) 382-4825.

Bowl and Ice Cream Sale Presented by Bowls on the Edge. Savor ice cream in a hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind bowl and support art programs for families living in transitional housing, Saturday, noon-4 p.m., southeast corner of Fifth Street and Lakeside Avenue, downtown Coeur d’Alene. Advance tickets on sale at Java on Sherman, 324 Sherman Ave.; or at The Long Ear, 2405 N. Fourth St., both in Coeur d’Alene. $10/bowl. (208) 292-4391.

Founder’s Day Citywide celebration in honor of Medical Lake’s founders. Explore the legendary healing waters of the lakes or take part in the numerous festivities including parade at 10 a.m., live entertainment, kids activities, vintage car and motorcycle show at 11 a.m., triathlon and the daylong 3-on-3 basketball tournament. Saturday, 8 a.m.- 8 p.m., 107 Lake Street, Medical Lake. Free. (509) 981-5713.

Assistant Seahawks Coach Tom Cable Former head coach of the Raiders will speak at a men’s breakfast. All are welcome. 8 a.m. Saturday, Valley Assembly of God, 15618 E. Broadway Ave., Spokane Valley. $3 per person. (509) 924-04660.

Albeni Falls Dam Tour and Presentation A park ranger will begin the tour at the Albeni Falls Visitor Center and present an interactive lesson about edible plants on Thursday and water safety on June 27. Pack a lunch and prepare to take a short walk to the dam to see the internal mechanisms of the structure, down to the very bottom, which includes the turbines. We will see a short movie about how the dam was made. Thursday, 10:30 a.m., Albeni Falls Dam Tour, 2376 E. Highway 2, Oldtown, Idaho. Free. (509) 999-7614.

“Every Woman Can” Yard Sale Fundraiser Fourth annual event to raise funds for Inland Imaging’s Every Woman Can Foundation, working to help fight one of the reported barriers to getting a mammogram: lack of insurance or limited funds. Donations, gift certificates and services are currently being accepted for a silent auction. Saturday, 6 a.m.-2 p.m., 4115 E. 37th Ave. Free. (509) 363-7742.

Shriners Circus Presented by Calam Shriners of Coeur d’Alene. Saturday, 4-7 p.m., Kootenai County Fairgrounds, 4056 N. Government Way, Coeur d’Alene. $12/adults, $10/kids age 12 and younger. (208) 743-6916.

Free Museum Admission for Military Families Through Sept. 2. Participating local museums include: Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, 2316 W. First Ave., downtown Spokane, (509) 456-3931; Cheney Historical Museum, 420 First St., Cheney, (509) 235-9015; Post Falls Historical Society, 101 E. Fourth Ave., Post Falls; Museum of North Idaho, 115 Northwest Blvd., Coeur d’Alene, (208) 755-1308. The free admission program is available to active duty U.S. military - Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, as well as members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps - and up to five family members.


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