June 6, 2014 in Features

Kids and family calendar

 

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

“Enchanted Sleeping Beauty” Continues through Sunday. A live musical version of “Sleeping Beauty” for children and their families. Today at 7 p.m., Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday, 4 p.m. show 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.

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 have hearing loss. Interpreter Training Program practicum students will provide interpreting services. Saturday, Barnes and Noble at NorthTown Mall, 4750 N. Division St. (509) 482-4235.

Arbor Day Celebration Kinnikinnick Native Plant Society will host a plant sale, bake sale and tours of the Arboretum and Bonner County Historical Society open house. Celebration runs from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m., Lakeview Park, 611 S. Ella Ave., Sandpoint. Free. (208) 255-7748.

Lego Build Day at the Library Bring the family as the traveling Lego Build Day visits Moran Prairie. 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. Opens at 10 a.m. daily. Saturday, 10 a.m., Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St. Free. (509) 893-8340.

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 loses sight of other responsibilities. Saturday, 10 a.m., BookPeople, 521 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 882-2669. Saturday, 2 p.m., Auntie’s Bookstore, 402 W. Main Ave. (509) 838-0206.

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. Saturday, 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 play dress-up with paper dolls. Saturday, 11 a.m., Auntie’s Bookstore, Children’s Section, 402 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 838-0206.

Author Claire Rudolf Murphy Reading from her story of the anthem of rights advocates for hundreds of years in “My Country ’Tis of Thee.” Special music guests will also present. Saturday, 4 p.m., Auntie’s Bookstore, mezzanine, 402 W. Main Ave. (509) 838-0206.

Full Clydesdale Hitch A team of the famous Budweiser Clydesdales will be visiting spots in Eastern Washington. Viewing 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.

Riverstone Street Fair Every Thursday from 4-9 p.m., through Aug. 28. More than 150 booths, Kids Zone, farmers market and live entertainment. Riverstone Village (take I-90, exit south on Northwest Blvd., and right on Lakewood Drive, Coeur d’Alene. Free. (509) 703-9345.

Looking ahead

Car d’Lane Classic Car Cruise and Show June 13-14. A Classic Car Weekend for 1975 and earlier cars and trucks. Featuring a downtown cruise, show and shine, and free dance. Friday, 6-9 p.m. cruise starting from Eighth and Sherman. Show and Shine is Saturday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., with awards at 4 p.m., Fifth and Sherman. Register online at www.cdadowntown.com or on June 13 from 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. at Peterson Family Foods, 1211 Sherman Ave. Downtown Coeur d’Alene, varies, Coeur d’Alene. $30/register for show and shine and includes entry into Cruise; $10/Cruise only, $25/show and shine only. (208) 415-0116.


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