Rocket Market Wine - Learn how to pair wine and cheese with other food. Fridays in March at 7 p.m. Call (509) 343-2253 for reservations. Rocket Market, 726 E. 43rd Ave. $20-$25. (509) 343-2253.
Sing for Your Supper Benefit - Split into courses, each with a “price” – a speech, joke, quote, dance, song, etc. The hat will be passed and there will be a silent auction. Proceeds benefit LEAVES Military Alliance. March 8, 7:30 p.m., 1623 W. Grace Ave. (949) 322-4098.
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. Social hour at 6 p.m., 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.
Taste of the Palouse - Meet and talk with the people who make many of the local products sold at the Moscow Food Co-op, and sample those products. Saturday, noon-4 p.m., Moscow Food Co-Op, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. Free. (208) 882-8537.
Kootenai County Farmer’s Market - Annual information and membership meeting. The meeting is free and open to the public. Visit www.kootenaifarmers markets.org for more information. Saturday, 1 p.m., Pilgrim’s Market, 1316 N. Fourth St., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 676-9730.
“Titanic” 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.
Viva Vino - Seventh annual wine tasting and auction fundraiser to benefit the Hispanic Business Professional Association scholarship fund. Fajita buffet; live and silent auctions. Age 21 and older. Saturday, 7 p.m., Mukogawa Commons, 4000 W. Randolph Road. $40/advance, $45/door. (509) 499-3812.
30th Annual Auction and Dinner - Christian Center School will be holding its annual auction at 5 p.m. and dinner at 6:30. Call for reservations. March 15, Best Western, 506 W. Appleway Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $20/person, $140/table for eight by Friday; $25/person, $180/table for eight after Friday. Walk-ins welcome by donation, dinner not included. (208) 772-7541.
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