Kootenai County Republican Central Committee – Meets the third Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., the Kootenai County Administration Building, south entrance, Meeting Room 1A; (208) 765-8259.
Kootenai County Saddle Club – Meets the third Thursday of every month at 7 p.m.; for location and details, call Kim McLaughlin, (208) 755-6309.
Kootenai Democratic Women’s Caucus – Meets the last Thursday of the month, except July, noon, Michael D’s Eatery, 203 E. Coeur d’Alene Lake Drive; group promotes women for political office; call Shirley, (208) 773-1497.
Kootenai Environmental Alliance – Meets on the first and third Thursdays, September through June, at noon at Ironhorse Restaurant, 407 Sherman Ave. Coeur d’Alene; (208) 667-9093.
Kootenai Metropolitan Planning Organization – Meets the first Thursday of the month at 1:30 p.m. at the Idaho Transportation Department District 1 Headquarters, District Conference Room, 600 W. Prairie Ave.; (509) 343-6387.
Lake City Harmonizers – Meets Mondays, 7-10 p.m., Lakes Middle School, 15th Street; (208) 667-5813.
Lake City Striders – Meets Mondays and Wednesdays, 8-9 a.m. at Community United Methodist Church, 1470 W. Hanley Ave.; stretching, walking and light exercise indoors; $1/class; call Joyce at (208) 772-3417 or Loretta at (208) 772-6230.
Lake City Toastmasters – Meets Wednesdays, noon-1 p.m., CNI, 3731 N. Ramsey Road; call Sharon at (208) 666-0722.
Lake City Women’s Chapter of Leads Club – Meets Thursdays, 1 p.m., Michael D’s Eatery; call Agnes, (208) 664-1174.
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