January 12, 2014 in Features

Social Calendar


KYRS Benefit Concert - Featuring Real Life Rockaz and DJ Major One. All ages and no-host bar for age 21 and older. Jan. 17-18, 8 p.m., Lotus, Armory Building, 212 W. Second Ave., second floor. $10/door. (509) 747-3012.

COTA for Kyle - A benefit performance of “Crazy for You” for Kyle Sipe. Kyle is a local teen born with end-stage congenital heart disease. All proceeds benefit transplant-related expenses (estimated at $250,000) for Kyle and his family. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit http://cota.donorpages.com/ MiracleMakers/TeamKyleS. Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m., Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St. $40. (509) 325-2507.

Bunco: Roll to Ride - A fundraiser for Debbie (Orchard) Jacobs to ride in the Police Unity Tour, a four-day bike ride from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. to raise awareness of fallen officers. Jacobs will ride in memory of her dad, Spokane police Detective Brian Orchard, who died in the line of duty in 1983. An afternoon of fun with bunco, prizes from local and regional businesses, snacks, no-host bar, silent auction and live mystery auctions. Please RSVP at Policeunitytourbunco@ yahoo.com. Jan. 25, 1 p.m., Eagles Lodge - North, 6410 N. Lidgerwood St. $20/individual: $75/group of 4: $225/group of 12. (208) 596-5264.

Scottish Gala - Robert Burns Dinner & Dance - Come and experience the music, dance, food and drinks of Scotland while celebrating the famous Scottish poet, Robert Burns. The evening includes a haggis ceremony (you get to try haggis if you dare), toasts, bagpipe pipebands, traditional highland dancing and Scottish social dancing, single malt tasting, live ceilidh band, social dancing, buffet dinner, and much more. Hosted by the St. Andrew’s Society. Tickets must be purchased by Jan. 18. Jan. 25, 5:30 p.m., Mukogawa Commons, 4000 W. Randolph Road. $50. (509) 879-3352.

Black & White Ball - The Coeur d’Alene Symphony presents its annual fundraiser. Enjoy socializing and dancing with a live orchestra. Evening of jazz, pop, swing and waltzes performed by members of the Coeur d’Alene Symphony. Jan. 25, 7 p.m., Best Western Coeur d’Alene, 506 W. Appleway Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $25. (208) 765-3833.

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) 869-1572.

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 for cardiovascular diseases while empowering women to take charge of their heart. Feb. 19, 9:30 a.m., Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $125. (509) 279-7000.

Wine, Stein and Dine - Sample wine, microbrew and food from over 85 area wineries, microbreweries and restaurants. Silent auction, wine tree raffle, live entertainment and complimentary wine glass or beer stein. Annual premier benefit for the Post Falls Education Foundation providing teaching grants for innovative classroom education for all grades in the Post Falls School District. Tickets available at Panhandle State Bank branches, Trading Co., Super 1 Foods and Enoteca Fine Wine & Beer, all in Post Falls, and the Post Falls Chamber of Commerce. March 8, 7 p.m., Greyhound Park and Events Center, 5100 W. Riverbend Road, Post Falls. $45/advance, $60/door, includes all food and drinks. (208) 661-1538.

Divino Fashion Runway Show - Opens with Canines on the Catwalks. Proceeds from the show will go to Spokanimal C.A.R.E. Shop, drink, and enjoy entertainment along with exquisite fashions and the most adorable dogs you have ever seen. March 21, 6 p.m., Service Station, 9315 N. Nevada St. $30/advance, $35/door; students $15/advance, $18/door, free/age five and younger. (509) 850-0737.

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