September 22, 2013 in Features

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Sunday Street Market - Open-air market with vendors. Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., 2302 N. Argonne Road, Millwood. Free admission. (509) 217-4381.

Karen Kay Buckley Quilting Trunk Show - Washington State Quilters hosts Buckley, who will present “To Border or Not to Border,” and show off her quilts. Attend 1 p.m. or 7 p.m., Thursday, CenterPlace, 2426 N. Discovery Place, Spokane Valley. $10. (509) 863-5536.

The Mad Hatter Vintage Flea Market – Friday and Saturday. Fifth annual event with antiques and vintage treasures. Friday, 4-9 p.m., and Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Five Mile Prairie Grange Hall, 3024 W. Strong Road. $4. (509) 990-4558.

Shoptember Vendor/Craft Show – Proceeds will help Liferoads Church build a school in the community of Mityana, Uganda. Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Liferoads Church, 4209 E. Pacific Ave. Free admission. (509) 951-5118.

Soap Making 101 - Oct. 8-9. Ages 16 and up. Learn to make cold process soap using coconut, palm and olive oil. Design your own fragrance and take home nearly 3 pounds of soap. 6:30-8:30 p.m., Greencastle Soap Company, 203 N. Stone St. Registration required. $55. (509) 466-7223.


Sustainable Preparedness Expo - Learn about living sustainably and how to be prepared for disaster. Topics include organic gardening, food preservation, renewable energy, natural health and home remedies and more. Visit Today, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $9/advance; $12/door.

Adult Community Library Network Programs - Hunting for mushrooms in North Idaho program offered Monday, 6:30 p.m., Hayden Library, 8385 N. Government Way, (208) 772-5612. Free.

Ties To the Land: Your Family Forest Heritage Workshops - Workshops to help plan for an orderly transition of family-owned forest land. Visit forestry or call (208) 446-1680 to register. Wednesday, 6-9 p.m., University of Idaho Kootenai County Extension Office, 1808 N. Third St., Coeur d’Alene. $35/includes refreshments, workbook and DVD.

Garden Fundraiser - Join the Friends of Moore-Turner. Cello playing in the gardens by Helen Byrne, 5 p.m.; social hour with wine and cheese in the Corbin Art Center, 6 p.m.; followed by a presentation by Marsha Rooney, Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture’s senior history curator, on historic landscape photography of two historic Spokane houses, 7 p.m. Thursday, Corbin Art Center, 507 W. Seventh Ave. $10.

Basic Landscape Design - Learn basic landscape design. Classes will be Saturdays from 9 a.m.-noon through Oct. 12. For information or registration call (509) 477-2048 or email Spokane County Extension, 222 N. Havana St. $55/four classes.

Fall in the Garden - Get some tips on pruning, planting and planning. Classes will be Saturdays from 1-3 p.m. through Oct. 12. For more information or registration call (509) 477-2048 or email akestell@ Spokane County Extension, 222 N. Havana St. $12/per class; or $44/four classes.

Kinnikinnick Native Plant Society - Ed Robinson will present “The Idaho Department of Lands: From Main Street to Mountain Top.” Sponsored by the Kinnikinnick Native Plant Society and Sandpoint Parks and Recreation. Saturday, 9:45-11:30 a.m., Sandpoint Community Hall, 204 S. First Ave., Sandpoint. Free. (208) 597-7141.


SCRAPS Walk in the Park - Walk in the Park is a pledge walk to support the SCRAPS Hope Foundation’s animal medical fund, which provides life-saving medical treatment, enrichment and care to homeless animals. All participants receive a special doggie bag and are eligible for prizes. The day also includes a silent auction, raffle and booths. Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Prairie View Park, 3724 E. 61st Ave. (509) 477-2760.

Spokane Humane Society Booktober Book Sale - Oct. 5-6. Come and browse more than 20,000 gently used books, magazines, CDs, DVDs, and other items. Saturday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; and Sunday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Donated books and other items gladly accepted beforehand. Spokane Humane Society, 6607 N. Havana St. (509) 467-5235, ext. 211.

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