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RLM Disciplemakers Men’s Breakfast – One breakfast, three HUB locations today, 8-10 a.m. Post Falls Hub in the RLM2 auditorium at Real Life Ministries, 1866 Cecil Road, Post Falls; Coeur d’Alene Campus Hub, 610 N. Fourth St.; and Rathdrum Hub, Golden Spikes Community Center, 8580 West Yosemite St. (509) 944-0156.

Aglow International-Coeur d’Alene Lighthouse – Featured speaker is Gloria Willard, Thursday from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Community United Methodist Church, 1470 W. Hanley Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. Email for information: fragranceministries@yahoo.com.


Lady of the Lake Contra Dance Camp – June 22, 7-10 p.m. in the social hall of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 4718 E. Horsehaven Ave., Post Falls. George Marshall will call dances to the tunes of Wild Asparagus. Includes a dessert potluck during break. Hosted by the Spokane Folklore Society. $12/students and FS members, $15/nonmembers. (509) 747-2640.

Fifth Sunday Worship & Picnic Together  – June 30, regular worship at 9 a.m. in the chapel followed by worship at 10:30 a.m., and picnic at 11:30 a.m. at Community United Methodist Church, 1470 W. Hanley Ave. Proceeds after cost will help support a local youth mission. (208) 765-8800.

This week

St. Mary’s 100th Anniversary – Friday beginning with Mass at 6 p.m. with Bishop Blase Cupich, followed by a potluck dinner in the parish hall at St. Mary’s Parish, 304 S. Adams Road. (509) 928-3210.


Lutherhaven Day Camp Live-Loved VBS – Now registering ages three 3 through sixth grade for the camp July 8-12 from 9 a.m.-noon at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 2511 S. Pines Road. Call to register, (509) 951-7512 or visit www.jvlm.org. Email for questions, holytrinityvbs2@gmail.

Live-Loved VBS at Zion Lutheran Church – July 8-12 at the church at 8304 E. Buckeye Ave. Call for information, (509) 926-5407.

Mythbusters Family VBS – Family vacation Bible school July 21-25 from 6-8 p.m. at Opportunity Presbyterian Church, 202 N. Pines Road. For ages 3 (potty-trained) through eighth grade. Includes family gathering time, optional parenting classes and family devotions. $10/child kid, $30/maximum per family. (509) 924-9750.


This week

Josh Snodgrass Guitar Concerts – The Seattle-based award-winning artist will perform today at 7 p.m. at South Hill Seventh-day Adventist Church, 5706 S. Freya St.; Sunday at 10:30 a.m. at Lidgerwood Presbyterian Church, 4449 N. Nevada St.; and June 23 at 10:30 a.m. at Fellowship Church of God, 2101 E. Everett Ave., with a chili cook-off to follow. (206) 335-1447.

Plymouth Annual Basement Rummage Sale – Today, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at Plymouth Congregational Church, 1502 W. Eighth Ave. Items include clothing, books, collectibles, household items and plants. Proceeds will assist a graduate student entering the mission field at Zakho, Iraq. (509) 838-8667.

Rummage Sale Fundraiser – Today, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the parking lot and south lawn at Zion Lutheran Church, 8304 E. Buckeye Ave. Proceeds will help to purchase playground equipment at the church. (509) 926-5407.

Spokane Buddhist Temple – Sunday, 9 a.m. Sitting in Gratitude meditation followed by Sangha service at 10:30 a.m. at the temple, 927 S. Perry St. (509) 534-7954.

Celtic Summer Solstice Communion Celebration at St. David’s – Friday, 7 p.m. at St. David’s Episcopal Church, 7315 N. Wall St. The Rev. Jane Nelson-Low will preside. Service includes contemporary sung chants and Celtic music and concludes outdoors around a bonfire with a potluck reception to follow. (509) 466-3100 or see the website www.stdavidspokane.org.


Now’s the Time Vacation Bible School at Arden Faith Baptist Church – Monday through June 21, kids meet at 9 a.m.-noon and teenagers meet at 6 p.m. at the church, 673 Arden Hill Road, Colville. Nathan Rickard, who recently finished his second year at Pensacola Christian College, will conduct the session. Transportation available. (509) 684-3983.

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