February 13, 2014 in Washington Voices

Family calendar

 

Today

“Mean Girls” - Rated PG-13. Sponsored by The Inlander. 8 p.m. Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $4.

Ongoing

“Charlotte’s Web” - Through Feb. 23. The classic children’s story of Charlotte, a barn spider who weaves messages in her web to help her friend Wilbur. Performances are Fridays 7 p.m.; Saturdays 4 and 7 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Theater Arts for Children, 2114 N. Pines Road, Suite 3, Spokane Valley. $10/adults; $8/seniors, students, military, children ages 12 and younger. (509) 995-6718.

Friday

“Happily Ever After” - Through a series of misadventures, the characters from “Little Red Riding Hood,” “Goldilocks and the Three Bears,” and “The Three Little Pigs” learn the importance of friendship, trust and tolerance. 7 p.m. Spokane Children’s Theatre, 2727 N. Madelia Ave. $12. (509) 328-4886.

Toddler & Me: Valentine’s Day Party - Why should all the school kids have all the Valentine’s Day fun? Our Valentine’s party is bursting with hearts and treats. For ages 2-4. At 10:30 or 11:30 a.m. Registration recommended. Mobius Kids Children’s Museum, 808 W. Main Ave. $10/members, $12/nonmembers. (509) 624-5437.

Sweethearts’ Date Night! - It’s the perfect combination. Parents can enjoy an evening out while the kiddos play at Mobius Kids. We’ll have fun playing games, making sweet candy concoctions, having a heart hunt, and watching a movie. Children must be able to use the restroom independently. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Mobius Kids Children’s Museum, 808 W. Main Ave. $15/child. (509) 624-5437.

Saturday

Spokane Chiefs Hockey - Puck drops at 7:05 p.m. Chiefs vs. Tri-City. Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $10-$22. (509) 535-7825.

KPBX Recordings and Videos Sale - Thousands of gently-used LPs, CDs, 45s, DVDs, and VHS movies. A separate balcony area will set up with classic and like-new music equipment, up for bid by silent auction each day. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. Free admission and parking. (509) 328-5729.

“Happily Ever After” - 1 and 4 p.m.; performance at 4 p.m. will be signed for the deaf. Spokane Children’s Theatre, 2727 N. Madelia Ave. $12. (509) 328-4886.

Meet the Campbells! - The Campbell House comes alive every Saturday from noon-4 p.m. During this living history event set in 1910, visit with Mrs. Campbell and her staff. Activities in the house include games, hands-on art activity, and dressing up in Victorian clothing. Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, 2316 W. First Ave. $5/adults, $4/seniors and students $3/children age 4 and younger. (509) 363-5359.

22nd Annual Job Fair - Riverfront Park - Sponsored by Spokane Parks and Recreation Department with information on more than 200 spring and summer positions at Riverfront Park, Manito Park Bench, Merkel Sports Complex and the city’s Aquatic Centers. All applicants must be at least 16 years old by March 10; some positions require applicants to be 18 or older. Riverfront Park staff will be on hand 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. to answer employment questions and distribute applications. Visit www.spokaneriverfrontpark.com and bring a completed application to the fair. Those unable to attend the job fair can return applications to Guest Services in Riverfront Park pavilion daily from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Riverfront Park, Imax Theater’s main pavilion, 507 N. Howard St. Free. (509) 625-6629.

Blood and Guts - Explore the human body with Group Health and Mobius Kids. From the inside out, learn about your skeleton and try to assemble one, handle models of your heart and muscles, meet Sneezy Sam, learn about the effects of alcohol, drug, and tobacco use, and try to puzzle out the structure of your brain. Registration recommended. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Mobius Kids Children’s Museum, 808 W. Main Ave. Free with museum admission. (509) 624-5437.

Valentine Storytime - Everyone likes to feel special and Valentine’s Day is just one special day to make someone feel good and hear wonderful stories. 11 a.m. Auntie’s Bookstore, children’s section, 402 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 838-0206.

Super Saturday: A Campbell House Valentine - Spend the day after Valentine’s Day with your sweetie, making love notes, dressing up for our photo booth, playing games, and interacting with our Living History actors, portraying members of the household of the historic Campbell House at the MAC. Super Saturdays are a recurring event every third Saturday of the month. 11 a.m. Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, 2316 W. First Ave. $5/adults, $4/seniors, $3/students. (509) 363-5344.

Zentangle - Join certified Zentangle instructor Loretta West for an introductory class. Zentangle is an easy to learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. 3 p.m. Shadle Library, 2111 W. Wellesley Ave. Free. (509) 444-5390.

Genealogy 101 - Genealogy is fast becoming the next big thing. If you’ve wanted to check it out but don’t know where to start, this class is for you. We will go over what you need to get started and where to go next. Genealogy volunteers will be on hand after the meeting for further assistance. 3 p.m. South Hill Library, 3324 S. Perry St. Free. (509) 444-5385.

Sunday

Spokane Chiefs Hockey - Puck drops at 5:05 p.m. Chiefs vs. Everett. Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $10-$22. (509) 535-7825.

KPBX Recordings and Videos Sale - 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. Free admission and parking. (509) 328-5729.


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