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Thu., June 5, 2014

Today

Toddler & Me: Father’s Day Frenzy! - We’ll use our cute little fingers, toes and hands to make a special Father’s Day gift. For ages 2-4. 10:30 a.m. Mobius Kids Children’s Museum, 808 W. Main Ave. $12. (509) 321-7121.

Friday

“Pint-Size Picasso” Painting Class - A fun and interactive painting class for ages 10 and older. Two sessions: 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. River Park Square, 1st floor Nordstrom Corridor, 808 W. Main Ave. $10. (509) 624-2264.

“Enchanted Sleeping Beauty” - A musical version of “Sleeping Beauty” for children and their families. 7 p.m. Spokane Children’s Theatre, 2727 N. Madelia Ave., Suite 1. $12 (2 for 1 Spokane7.com coupon available). (509) 328-4886.

Saturday

Keep Calm and Sign on Storytelling Time - Held the first Saturday of the month from 10:30-11:30 a.m. for parents and children who are deaf, hard of hearing, or visually impaired. Interpreter Training Program practicum students will provide interpreting services. Barnes and Noble at NorthTown Mall, 4750 N. Division St. (509) 482-4235.

“Enchanted Sleeping Beauty” - 1 and 4 p.m. 4 p.m. will be signed for the deaf. Spokane Children’s Theatre, 2727 N. Madelia Ave., Suite 1. $12 (2 for 1 Spokane7.com coupon). (509) 328-4886.

Beginning Bird Watching Classes - The Friends of Turnbull and Spokane Audubon Society will sponsor beginning bird watching classes. The classes will include binocular instruction and practice, field guides, birds at Turnbull and more. Registration is required. 9-11 a.m. Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge, 26010 S. Smith Road, Cheney. $5/per person; $10/per family. (509) 448-0659.

Lego Build Day at the Library - Bring the family as the traveling Lego Build Day stops at each Spokane County Library throughout 2014. Drop in for an hour or all day. Enjoy some snacks and build to your heart’s content. Your awesome creations will be on display at that library for the month. Then they will be dismantled and the Legos shipped off to the next library for their Lego Build Day. All ages welcome, but children 6 and younger should be accompanied by an adult. 10 a.m. Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St. Free. (509) 893-8340.

Great Strides Walk for The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation – Three-kilometer walk along the Spokane River. Afterward, enjoy free David’s pizza and activities. The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation funds nearly all the medical research for CF and is giving hope to the many families fighting this disease. 10:30 a.m. Jundt Art Museum, Gonzaga University, 502 E. Boone Ave. Free, donations accepted. (208) 660-9038.

24th Annual Cow Plop and Street Carnival - Slides, obstacle course, games, arts and crafts and lots of family fun. Most games are priced 25 cents to $1. Food for purchase from Pizza Rita, Kettle Krazy Kettle Corn, and more. Visit trinityspokane.com. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Trinity Catholic School, 1306 W. Montgomery Ave. (509) 327-9369.

“Fancy Nancy” Storytime & Craft - Hear some beautiful tales and then we’ll play dress-up with paper dolls. 11 a.m. Auntie’s Bookstore, children’s section, 402 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 838-0206.

Author Derek Munson - Book reading and signing of “Bad Dad,” a fun picture book about a dad who loves to play with his kids, and sometimes Dad loses sight of other responsibilities. 2 p.m. Auntie’s Bookstore, 402 W. Main Ave. (509) 838-0206.

Sunday

“Enchanted Sleeping Beauty” - 1 p.m. Spokane Children’s Theatre, 2727 N. Madelia Ave., Suite 1. $12 (2 for 1 Spokane7.com coupon). (509) 328-4886.

Wednesday

“Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” - A high school senior is determined to have a day off from school (1986). Rated PG-13. Movie starts at dusk. Bring blankets. All events are dog friendly. The PEMCO Outdoor Movies at Riverfront Park feature big screen movies, circus performers from Spokane Aerial Performance Arts, movie trivia and food trucks. Held Wednesdays through July 16. Upcoming shows include: June 18: “Frozen”; June 25: “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”; July 2: “Up”; July 9: “Pitch Perfect”; and July 16: “The Goonies.” Riverfront Park, 507 N. Howard St. $5/pre-movie seating at 7 p.m. and includes all activities. (360) 920-7890.

Full Clydesdale Hitch – Come see the Clydesdale horses Wednesday at INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. from 4:30-6:30 p.m.; June 13 at Spokane Indians Baseball for their home opener from 5-7 p.m.; June 14, retail delivery in downtown Spokane, 3-5 p.m.; and June 15 at Fairchild Air Force Base from 1:30-3 p.m., military ID required. A single horse will be at Providence Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital on June 12 from noon-2 p.m. INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. Free. (509) 396-8562.


 

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