August 2, 2014 in Washington Voices

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Next Tuesday and Wednesday, “Turbo” (above) and “Walking with Dinosaurs” will be shown at 10 a.m. at Spokane Valley Mall Regal Theater. On Aug. 12 and 13, “Mr. Peabody & Sherman” (below) and “Rio 2” will be featured. Admission is $1. All shows are rated PG and both movies show each day.
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Today

“Princess Bride” - A classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing. Rated PG. Shows at dusk. Bring blankets or low-back chairs. Concessions available through Liberty Lake Kiwanis. Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 499-3180.

“Goldilocks and the Three Pigs” - The action in this playful romp begins with Goldilocks dashing into the house of the three Chop brothers, the same pigs who lost two of their houses to the Wolf.This is a delightful take on a couple of old storybook standbys with enough energy and humor for all ages. 3 and 7 p.m. Liberty Lake Community Theatre, 22910 E. Appleway Ave., Suite 1, Liberty Lake. $12/general, $10/seniors, $8/ages 3-12, free/age 2 and younger. (509) 342-2055.

Spokane Scottish Highland Games - Featuring Scottish traditions such as bagpipe bands, highland dancing, heavy athletic contests, Celtic music and merchants, Gaelic lessons, kids games and more. Visit www.spokanehighlandgames.org for more information. 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $10/adults, $8/seniors and youth, $5/children age 4 and younger. (509) 927-0023.

Liberty Lake Farmers Market - Through Oct. 11. Held Saturdays from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Liberty Square Building parking lot, 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane, Liberty Lake. (509) 879-4965.

Ongoing

Flag Collection - Flag Collection, sponsored by the Sons of the American Revolution and the Fairmount Memorial Association, details the rich history of the American flag, Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Saturdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Pines Cemetery, 1402 S. Pines Road, Spokane Valley Free. (509) 926-2753.

Spokane Indians Baseball - Celebrate Spokane’s minor-league baseball team by attending a home game. 2014 schedule includes Indians vs. Hillsboro, Sunday; Everett, Thursday-Aug. 9; Tri-Cities, Aug. 16-18; Salem-Keizer, Aug. 25-29. 6:30 p.m. Avista Stadium, 602 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $5-$11. (509) 535-2922.

Sunday

Goodtymes Comedy - Free comedy every Sunday at 8:30 p.m. followed by a DJ. Goodtymes Bar and Grill, 9214 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 928-1070.

David Raitt & the Baja Boogie Band - Blues. Part of the Sunday Concerts on the Cliff series. Age 21 and older, photo ID required. Portable lawn chairs or blankets are encouraged. 5:30 p.m. Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road, Spokane Valley. $8. (509) 927-9463.

Monday

Back to School Shoe Drive – Donate new shoes at the Mission Outreach Center, from 1:30-4 p.m. Shoes will be distributed on Aug. 22-23 to children in grades K-8. Mission Community Outreach Center, 1906 E. Mission Ave. (509) 536-1084.

Tuesday

$1 Summer Movies Express - Spokane Valley Regal Theater - Two movies to choose from each day (Tuesday/Wednesday) at 10 a.m. Portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Will Rogers Institute. “Turbo” and “Walking with Dinosaurs”; Aug. 12-13, “Mr. Peabody & Sherman” and “Rio 2.” All shows are rated PG and both movies show each day. Spokane Valley Mall, 14760 E. Indiana Ave., Spokane Valley. $1. (509) 922-2590.

Spokane Valley Quilters Annual Potluck Picnic - Bring a dish to share; plates, silverware and drinks provided. We will be collecting backpacks and school supplies to give to Spokane Valley Partners. 6:30 p.m. Spokane Valley Mission Park, 11123 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 924-6320.

Wednesday

$1 Summer Movies Express - Spokane Valley Regal Theater - Two movies to choose from each day (Tuesday/Wednesday) at 10 a.m. Portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Will Rogers Institute. “Turbo” and “Walking with Dinosaurs”; Aug. 12-13, “Mr. Peabody & Sherman” and “Rio 2.” All shows are rated PG and both movies show each day. Spokane Valley Mall, 14760 E. Indiana Ave., Spokane Valley. $1. (509) 922-2590.

Back to School Shoe Drive – Donate new shoes at the Mission Outreach Center, from 1:30-4 p.m. Shoes will be distributed on Aug. 22-23 to children in grades K-8. Mission Community Outreach Center, 1906 E. Mission Ave. (509) 536-1084.

Millwood Farmers Market - Held Wednesdays, from 3-7 p.m., through Sept. 24. Millwood Presbyterian Church, 3223 N. Marguerite Road, Millwood. (509) 924-2350.

Thursday

Back to School Shoe Drive – Donate shoes at the Mission Outreach Center, from 1:30-4 p.m. Shoes will be distributed on Aug. 22-23 to children in grades K-8. Mission Community Outreach Center, 1906 E. Mission Ave. (509) 536-1084.

Spokane Brass Quintet - Classical music; also metal art by Paul Kuhlmann. Part of the Thursday Performers on the Patio series. Age 21 and older, photo ID required. No outside liquor, no pets, coolers and containers subjected to search. Portable lawn chairs or blankets are encouraged. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road, Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 927-9463.

Clematis Garden Talk - The Inland Empire Gardeners present speaker Linda Beutler, curator of the Friends of the Rogerson Clematis Collection in Oregon, discussing “Clematis from the Founder’s Garden: How Good do You Have To Be?” Free and open to the public. 6:30 p.m. CenterPlace, 2426 N. Discovery Place, Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 535-8434.

Friday

Cowboy Supper Shows - 20th anniversary commemorative performances will be held Fridays-Sundays, Friday-Aug. 10, Sept. 12-14 and Oct. 10-12. Friday and Saturday shows will begin at 6:15 p.m. with the ticket office opening at 5:30 p.m. Sunday matinee shows will be starting at 3:15 p.m. with the ticket office opening at 2:30 p.m. Purchase tickets at http://www.rockinbranch.com/ or call for reservations. Rockin B Ranch, 3912 Spokane Bridge Road, Liberty Lake. $45.95/general, $16.50/ages 2-10, free/age 2 and younger sitting on parent’s lap. (509) 891-9016.

Saturday

Cowboy Supper Shows - 20th anniversary commemorative performances will be held Fridays-Sundays, Friday-Aug. 10, Sept. 12-14 and Oct. 10-12. Friday and Saturday shows will begin at 6:15 p.m. with the ticket office opening at 5:30 p.m. Sunday matinee shows will be starting at 3:15 p.m. with the ticket office opening at 2:30 p.m. Purchase tickets at http://www.rockinbranch.com/ or call for reservations. Rockin B Ranch, 3912 Spokane Bridge Road, Liberty Lake. $45.95/general, $16.50/ages 2-10, free/age 2 and younger sitting on parent’s lap. (509) 891-9016.

“Star Trek Into Darkness” - After the crew of the Enterprise find an unstoppable force of terror from within Starfleet, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction. Rated PG-13. Shows at dusk. Bring blankets or low-back chairs. Concessions available through Liberty Lake Kiwanis. Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 499-3180.

Liberty Lake Farmers Market - Through Oct. 11. Held Saturdays, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Liberty Square Building parking lot, 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane, Liberty Lake. (509) 879-4965.

Spokane Novelists Group - Meets the second and fourth Saturdays of each month, noon-4 p.m. Please bring seven to eight copies of a chapter/manuscript of no more than 10 pages each. Review of fiction only, including novels and short stories. Please no memoirs, poetry, children’s books or any form of non-fiction. Noon. Otis Orchards Library, 22324 E. Wellesley Ave., Otis Orchards. (509) 590-7316.

Author Jane M. Lyons-Macy - A book signing and sale by the Christian author of “Moonbeam: God’s Littlest Angel,” a collection of short stories about an angel’s time on earth. 1-3 p.m. Courtland Place, 1309 N. Evergreen Road, Spokane Valley. (509) 924-5195.


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