Jam for Bread - Ashe West African Drum and Dance, Spokane Area Youth Choirs, Michael and Keleren Millham of Sidhe, Extension Chords Jazz Duo of Nick Schauer and Chuck Swanson and cellists of the Spokane Symphony will perform a benefit for Crosswalk, a nonprofit agency of Volunteers of America and Spokane’s teen shelter. Today, 3-5 p.m., Westminster Congregational Church of Christ, 411 S. Washington St. $12/adults, $10/students and seniors, $25/family. (509) 624-1366.
15th Annual HOME Childcare Scholarship Fundraiser Tea - “Tea at Tiffany’s” will benefit Eastern Washington University’s child care program. RSVP with a check – EWU HOME Scholarship Foundation – mailed to the Women’s Studies Center, 207 Monroe, Cheney, WA 99004. All but $5 of your donation is tax deductible. Thursday, 2-4 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Monroe 207, Cheney. $25. (509) 359-2898.
The Magic in Hope - The Spokane Magic Club is hosting a magic show to benefit Spokane HOPE School (Hearing Oral Program of Excellence), a nonprofit specialized preschool program for children with hearing aids and cochlear implants. Friday, 6:30 p.m., WSU/EWU Riverpoint Campus, 668 N. Riverpoint Blvd. $10/adults, $5/ages 3-12. (509) 863-7097.
Pine Meadow Farm Center Benefit Concert - Featuring Todd Milne & Blake Abyss (world music), Visual Vortex (hula hoop troupe), and Terrible Buttons (modern folk). The Pine Meadow Farm Center, a 32-acre nonprofit educational farm, is a regional destination for experiential education about nutrition, farming, gardening, food-system literacy and sustainable living skills. Friday, 6:30-10 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 4340 W. Fort George Wright Drive. $10/adults; 12 and younger/by donation. (509) 879-7392.
Viking Crab Feed - All-you-can-eat Caesar salad, fresh snow crab, pasta, French bread and dessert. No-host beer and wine. Live music by The Renovators. Purchase tickets at www.chsvikingboosters.com or by phone. 6 p.m. social hour, dinner served at 7 p.m. and dancing from 8-11 p.m. Presented by Coeur d’Alene High School Education Foundation. Saturday, Kootenai County Fairgrounds, 4056 N. Government Way, Coeur d’Alene. $40. (208) 704-4651.
“Titianic” Dinner, Show and Auction - Annual fundraiser for Lake City Playhouse. Three-course meal and beverages included. Live and silent auctions. Saturday, 6:30 p.m., St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 4718 E. Horsehaven Ave., Post Falls. $40. (208) 667-1323.
Venetian Masquerade Ball - Live music, dancing on stage, sweet and savory bites, games and prizes. Hosted by the Spokane Symphony, black tie preferred, mask required. Age 21 and older. Saturday, 8 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $50, includes two complimentary drinks. (509) 624-1200.
72nd Annual Kosher Dinner - Authentic kosher beef brisket dinner including appetizers, traditional Jewish side dishes and desserts. Take-out is available. Tickets are available at: Huppin’s Hi-Fi Photo and Video, 421 W. Main Ave.; New Moon Family Wellness Center, 906 S. Cowley St.; Manito Ship & Copy, 3030 S. Grand Blvd.; Pawn 1 North, 8014 N. Division St.; Pawn 1 Post Falls, 2427 E. Seltice Way; Pawn 1 Valley, 11812 E. Sprague Ave.; Rosauers, 2610 E. 29th Ave.; Super 1 Foods, 830 E. 29th Ave.; online at www.spokanetbs.org. March 10, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Temple Beth Shalom, 1322 E. 30th Ave. General: $14/advance, $16/door, ages 11 and younger; $7/advance, $9/door. (509) 747-3304.