April 25, 2014 in Features, Seven

What’s happening

 

Walk MS 2014 Join the Inland Northwest Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society to raise support for friends and families touched by multiple sclerosis. Saturday, North Idaho College, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $100 in pledges earns a T-shirt. (509) 482-2022.

Annual Palisades Park Clean-Up Meet at the parking lot at the intersection of Greenwood, Rimrock and Basalt roads. A free tailgate party follows at noon. RSVP requested for party to membership@palisadesnw.com. Learn more at www.palisadesnw.com. Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon. Free. (315) 408-5181.

Treasures in Grandma’s Dresser Are those real pearls in grandma’s jewelry box? Is that giant red gem actually a ruby? Find out as gemologist, historian and professional appraiser Kenneth Burchell shares tales of treasure and fakes in a fun and informative presentation. Saturday, 2 p.m., Shadle Library, 2111 W. Wellesley Ave. Free. (509) 444-5390.

Selling Stuff Online Technology class to learn the tips and tricks that will help get your stuff out the door and money in your pocket. This class will provide an overview of how to list an item for sale on Craigslist, Amazon and eBay. Registration required at http://scld.evanced.info/ signup/EventCalendar.aspx?df=list or by phone.&lib=. Sunday, 1 p.m., Spokane Valley Library , 12004 E. Main Ave., Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 893-8400.

Custer’s 39th Annual Spring Antique and Collectors Sale Through Sunday. More than 200 dealers with antiques to purchase in all price ranges. Appraisals will not be offered this year. Have a glass, crystal bowl or vase with a chip in it? Bring it to the sale and have it repaired on site. 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/general, good all weekend, free/age 12 and younger. (509) 924-0588.

Spokane County Master Gardener Plant Sale & Garden Fair Featuring natives, herbs, dahlia tubers and specialty vegetables, participating local nurseries, along with unique yard art by local artists, the Inland Empire Bee Keepers Association and the Bug Man, mason bee houses, the Master Gardener Foundation Bookstore, the Home & Garden Shop and the Master Gardeners with all kinds of gardening information. Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., WSU, Spokane County Extension, 222 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. Free admission. (509) 477-2181.

Earth Day Spokane Celebrate the 40th anniversary of Expo ’74 with music, entertainment, food, vendors, kids’ activities, farmers market, and workshops. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Riverfront Park, 507 N. Howard St. Free.

Celebrate Springtime in the Moore-Turner Heritage Gardens Phyllis Stephens will show us how to add “A Splash of Color!” into our gardens. Afterward, walk the Moore-Turner Heritage Gardens to enjoy this award-winning hillside garden restored to its 1911 beauty. Saturday, 2-5 p.m., Moore-Turner Heritage Gardens, 507 W. Seventh Ave. Tour of gardens is free; Stephens talk is $10 at the door. (509) 625-6677.

Spokane Women’s Show 2014 Friday and Saturday. Presentations and shows featuring beauty, fashion, health and cooking, plus vendors, lectures, exhibits, live music and entertainment. Race for the Cure participants get in free. Friday 1-9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $5. (509) 279-7000.


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