August 23, 2014 in Washington Voices

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Today

Millwood Daze - Sixth annual community festival raises funds for Meals on the Wheels Spokane. Events include a fun run, local vendor/nonprofit booths, pancake breakfast, vintage motorcycle show, pet food drive and more. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission. (509) 232-0864.

Liberty Lake Farmers Market - 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 Saturday of each month, noon-4 p.m. Please bring 7-8 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 nonfiction. Noon. Otis Orchards Library, 22324 E. Wellesley Ave., Otis Orchards. (509) 590-7316.

Milonga at Spokane Valley Library – Spokane band plays a fusion of rhythms from Latin America, Spain, and the Caribbean. 4 p.m. Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main Avenue, Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 893-8400.

“As You Like It” Montana Shakespeare in the Parks - Family-friendly play presented by Friends of Pavillion Park. Bring chairs, blankets, a picnic dinner, and enjoy the evening. Concessions will be available through the Liberty Lake Kiwanis. 5 p.m. Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 499-3180.

Ongoing

Spokane Junior Soccer Fall Registration - Late registration open until start of season. Games on Saturdays from Sept. 13-Nov. 1 for ages 4-16. Normal fee is $44. Scholarships available for financial need. 9116 E. Sprague Ave., Suite 138. $44. (509) 747-5017.

Flag Museum - Collection, sponsored by the Sons of the American Revolution and the Fairmount Memorial Association, details the history of the American flag, Monday-Friday, 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 - Attend a home game: Indians vs. Salem-Keizer, Monday-Friday. 6:30 p.m. Avista Stadium, 602 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $5-$11. (509) 535-2922.

Sunday

Paws in the Pool - Dogs weighing up to 59 pounds can swim from 1-2:15 p.m.; dogs weighing 60 pounds or more can swim from 2:30-3:45 p.m. Dogs must be 6 months or older and you must bring current vaccination record. Only dogs are allowed in the pool and there is a limit of two dogs per owner. Registration is requested. Visit www.spokanevalley.org/ recreation. Valley Mission Pool, 11123 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley. $5/day. (509) 720-5408.

Tuxedo Junction - Big band swing. Part of the Sunday “Concerts on the Cliff” 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 p.m. Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road, Spokane Valley. $8. (509) 927-9463.

Paws in the Pool - Dogs weighing up to 59 pounds can swim from 4:30-5:45 p.m.; dogs weighing 60 pounds or more can swim from 6-7:15 p.m. Dogs must be 6 months or older and you must bring current vaccination record. Only dogs are allowed in the pool and there is a limit of two dogs per owner. Registration is requested. Visit www.spokanevalley.org/ recreation. Valley Mission Pool, 11123 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley. $5/day. (509) 720-5408.

Wednesday

Millwood Farmers Market - 3-7 p.m. Millwood Presbyterian Church, 3223 N. Marguerite Road, Millwood. (509) 924-2350.

WordPress Crash Course - Switch Up Web and Marketing is offering a 1.5 hour class as an introduction or refresher course for anyone editing content or performing beginning programming on a WordPress website. There will be a question and answer session at the end. Zythum Brewing will be offering a free beer tasting to those 21 and over with a valid photo ID. Light snacks will be provided. 5:30 p.m. Ramada Inn, 905 N. Sullivan Road, Spokane Valley. $25. (509) 789-2451.

Thursday

Budapest West - Electro world groove music; also bottle stoppers by Marilyn Rapp. 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.

Friday

“Brave” - Determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida defies a custom and brings chaos to her kingdom. Granted one wish, Merida must rely on her bravery and her archery skills to undo a beastly curse in this animated film. Rated PG. Shown 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.


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