Invitational Exhibition and Art Auction - Invitational Exhibition and Art Auction featuring works by 65 regional and national artists, through Saturday. A live auction of the artwork will be Saturday with hors d’oeuvres and desserts at 7 p.m. and the live auction at 7:45 p.m. Viewing hours are Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sundays at 10 a.m.-6 p.m. University of Idaho, 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. $15/live auction. (208) 885-3586.
“The Vagina Monologues” - The University of Idaho Women’s Center presents its annual V-Day benefit production of Eve Ensler’s celebrated play, which dives into the mystery, humor, pain, power, wisdom, outrage, and excitement buried in women’s experiences. The funds raised during this performance benefit Alternatives to Violence of the Palouse, the global V-Day Foundation, and the UI Women’s Center. Advance tickets can be obtained at the UI Women’s Center, Eclectica and BookPeople of Moscow. Thursday, 7 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. $12/advance; $18/at the door. (208) 885-2777.
“Pirates of Penzance” Dinner Concert – Three-course dinner and beverages included in price, plus live and silent auctions. Presented by the Lake City Playhouse. Feb. 8, 7 p.m., Faith Ministries, 5073 E. 16th Ave., Post Falls. $40; $35 each when you buy a table of 8. (208) 667-1323.
Spokane Tribal College Dinner and Art Action - An evening of Native exhibition dancers, visual artists, live music, live and silent auctions and fine dining. Proceeds go to the Spokane Tribal College. Feb. 9, 5 p.m., Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $30. (509) 218-7278.
“My Funny Valentine” Cabaret - A JACC Theatre Troupe fundraiser. An evening taking a comical and musical look at love in all its stages, from first sight to marriage. Wine and dessert available for purchase along with raffles. Purchase tickets at www.vendini.com Feb. 13, 7:30 p.m., Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center, 405 N. William St., Post Falls. $10/person, $18/couple, $75/table of eight. (208) 457-8950.
“Interlude” - A Valentine’s dinner celebration of art, food and music. Feb. 14, 6-8 p.m., Bank Left Gallery, Bistro, 100 S. Bridge St., Palouse. $35. (509) 878-8425.
Woof, Purr & Wine - A fundraising event with dinner and wine for Partners for Pets. Feb. 15, 6-9 p.m., Nectar Tasting Room, 120 N. Stevens St. $30. (509) 893-9829.
102nd Anniversary Miss Spokane Scholarship Pageant - Featuring the 2014 Miss and Teen contestants, 2013 titleholders, emcee Dave Sposito and special guest Miss Spokane 1994 Ann Marie Danimus. To be crowned this evening: Miss Spokane 2013, Miss Inland Empire 2013, Miss Spokane’s Outstanding Teen 2013 and Miss Inland Empire’s Outstanding Teen 2013. Tickets can be purchased from any contestant, committee member, by contacting the Miss Spokane Scholarship Organization at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone. Feb. 16, Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $25, includes commemorative program book, $10/reception. (509) 850-6192.
T.I.D.E.S. Tea - A fundraiser for Teamwork in Dance Education Support. Includes a three-course tea, silent auction, tea table and entertainment provided by Dance Center of Spokane Competition Team. Feb. 16, 1-4 p.m., East Central Community Center, 500 S. Stone St. $15/adults; $10/children 5-10; 4 and under free. (509) 448-2464.
Spokane Go Red For Women Luncheon - The American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women luncheon is a social, informative and passionate event created to raise awareness of cardiovascular diseases while empowering women to take charge of their hearts. The keynote speaker is Ali Vincent, Season 5 winner of “The Biggest Loser” and host for “Live Big With Ali Vincent” on the Live Well Network Spokane. Two sessions offered from 10:15 a.m.-11:20 p.m., silent auction from 10-11:55 a.m. and a heart-healthy lunch from noon-1 p.m. Feb. 19, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $125. (509) 279-7000.
“Changes” Benefit Concert - Seventh annual concert to benefit Spokane Valley Partners’ Food Bank. Katie Steiner of Q6 News returns as the master of ceremonies. Delightful desserts will be waiting to tempt your taste buds after the show. Feb. 21, 7 p.m., St. Joseph Church - Otis Orchards, 4521 N. Arden Road, Otis Orchards. In advance: $10/adults, $5/age 11 and younger; at the door: $12/adults, $7/age 11 and younger. (509) 926-7133.