September 28, 2013 in Washington Voices

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Today

Artist Showcase Art Auction - Seventh annual event to benefit the Spokane Valley Arts Council, a nonprofit organization. Quick Draw and demonstration, 5-6:30 p.m.; live auction starts at 6:30 p.m. Wine, food and music; 2426 N. Discovery Place. $50/person. (509) 924-5009.

Fall Festival of Homes Tour – Today, Sunday and Oct. 4-6. The Spokane Home Builders Association presents the ninth annual event featuring 32 newly constructed home from 18 of Spokane’s finest builders. Open daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. To locate the host site nearest you, visit www.SpokaneFestivalofHomes.com. Free. (509) 532-4990.

Family Fun Festival - Celebrate the HUB’s 6th birthday from 2-5p.m. Free drop-in basketball, football, baseball, soccer and pickleball. Free Zumba, karate and hip-hop classes, jump house, building projects, photo booth, local mascots, Spokane Valley Fire Department, Liberty Lake Police Department and free showing of “Angels in the Outfield” at 5:30 p.m. HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. Free. (509) 927-0602.

Hands-On Learning: Lego Master Builder Academy Robot - Kids ages 8 and up will learn sideways building and alternative uses while creating a robot from LEGO Master Building Academy. 2 p.m. Barnes & Noble, 15310 E. Indiana Ave. Free. (509) 922-4104.

Heart for the Arts Gala - A fundraising event for the Liberty Lake Community Theatre. Enjoy wine, hors d’oeuvres, a comedic auction, music from Cross My Heart and a one-act comedy by Tim Larson; 6 p.m. Liberty Lake Community Theatre, 22910 E. Appleway Ave., Suite 1. $30. (509) 342-2055.

HUB Corn Maze - 10 a.m.-8 p.m. HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. $9/age 13 and older, $6/ages 5-12 and seniors, free/age 4 and younger. Haunted Maze is $1 more and includes regular mazes. (509) 242-CORN.

Just Between Friends Consignment Sale - Children’s items consignment sale. Features clothing (infant-juniors), costumes, nursery items, maternity items, baby equipment, books, DVDs and games, furniture, coats, hats and toys. Many unsold items donated to Inland NW Baby. Today, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sunday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St. $4/general, free/age 12 and younger; free admission on Sunday. (509) 536-2840.

Liberty Lake Farmers Market - 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane, Liberty Lake.

Rummage Sale - Items on church grounds as well as the lower level of the church. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 15319 E. Eighth Ave. Free. (509) 926-6450.

Spokane River Clean-up - Upriver Scrub is for people who want to focus their river clean-up efforts in Spokane Valley. Since 2010, the Northwest Whitewater Association and Spokane River Forum have partnered with Friends of the Falls to extend river clean-up to Spokane Valley. Meet-up, registration and safety talk is 9:30-10 a.m. State Line, Harvard Road and Barker Road. Meet at Centennial Trail trailhead at each location

Sunday

Fall Festival of Homes Tour - 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Show magazines and maps will be available at the River District in Liberty Lake, Elk Ridge Heights in Spokane Valley, Five Mile Heights in north Spokane and Eagle Ridge in south Spokane. To locate the host site nearest you, visit www.SpokaneFestivalofHomes.com. Free. (509) 532-4990.

Ford Drive 4UR School - Second annual event presented by Gus Johnson Ford, Ford Motor Co. and Central Valley High School. For every person (one per household age 18 and older with license and insurance), $20 will go toward the CV girls’ cross country and track programs, up to $6,000; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Central Valley High School, 821 S. Sullivan Road. Free. (509) 255-9628.

HUB Corn Maze - Noon-5 p.m. HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. $9/age 13 and older, $6/ages 5-12 and seniors, free/age 4 and younger. Haunted Maze is $1 more and includes regular mazes. (509) 242-CORN.

Just Between Friends Consignment Sale - Sunday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St. $4/general, free/age 12 and younger; free admission. (509) 536-2840.

Matsiko World Orphan Choir - The choir, which includes orphaned children from many nations, is completing a nationwide tour to bring hope and awareness to the world’s 600 million at-risk children. The choir presents a powerful show of original songs and dance; 10 a.m. Lakeside Church, 23129 E. Mission Ave., Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 210-9779.

Sunday Concerts on the Cliff - At Arbor Crest Wine Cellars. All seating is general admission – portable lawn chairs or blankets are encouraged. Food available for purchase. Sunday, 4:30 p.m.: Common Ground (Top 40). Reservations taken in advance for table seating. No outside alcohol; all coolers and containers subject to inspection. Pets are not allowed on the premises. Age 21 and older. 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road. Cost of admission: $5/concert, $40/10 concerts; additional $50/table for 8 or $60/table for 10. (509) 927-9463.

Monday

Library System in Washington Prisons - Engineers Forum of Spokane hosts Robert Fendler, Department of Corrections, who will describe the library system and its operation and use by inmates. Beverage or lunch purchase required; 12:15 p.m. Timber Creek Grill Buffet, 9211 E. Montgomery Ave. $10/senior lunch and beverage, $2/beverage only. (509) 244-3467.

Friday

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group - Meets the first Friday of the month; 2-3:30 p.m., Valley Hospital and Medical Center, Educational Building, 12606 E. Mission Ave. Call (509) 924-4388 or visit www.alz.org/inlandnorthwest for more information. 2 p.m. Spokane Valley Hospital and Medical Center, 12606 E. Mission Ave. (509) 924-4388.

Custer’s 38th Annual Fall Antique and Collectors Sale - More than 150 dealers with antiques to purchase in all price ranges. Hours of show are Friday, 4-9 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $6 admission/good all weekend, free/age 12 and younger. Appraisals are $7 per item, benefits Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture (limit five per person). (509) 924-0588.

Fall Festival of Homes Tour - Open daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. To locate the site nearest you, visit www.Spokane Festivalof Homes.com. Free. (509) 532-4990.

Friends of the Library Book Sale - Spokane Valley - 9 a.m.-3 p.m., hard backs are 50 cents; paperbacks are 25 cents. The money goes to support the Spokane Valley library programs. Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Ave. (509) 893-8400.

HUB Corn Maze - 5-10 p.m., haunted maze 6-11 p.m. Haunted maze not recommended for children under age 5. HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. $9/age 13 and older, $6/ages 5-12 and seniors, free/age 4 and younger. Haunted maze is $1 more and includes regular mazes. (509) 242-CORN.

Spokane Valley Rotary Men of Fashion - Featuring 18 Rotarians from clubs around the area as models, along with a silent auction, raffles and dinner. Benefits the Book for Kids program giving elementary students free books and providing scholarships to high school students; 6-9 p.m. CenterPlace, 2426 N. Discovery Place. $50, includes dinner. (509) 290-5514.

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