Log Cabin Spinners – meet the first Wednesday of the month, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and the third Tuesday of the month, 6-9 p.m. at Lutheran Church of the Master, Schmidt Hall, 4800 Ramsey Road, Coeur d’Alene; contact, Cindy at (208) 773-4250.
Marine Corps League Auxiliary – meets the second Thursday of the month, 6 p.m., Elks Lodge, 1170 W. Prairie Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Dinner for a fee precedes meeting. (208) 262-9348.
North Idaho College Booster Club – Meets the second and last Tuesdays of the month. The second Tuesday meeting is at noon at Outback Steakhouse, 1381 W. Northwood Center Court, and the last Tuesday meeting is at the Coeur d’Alene Resort’s Shore Lounge, 115 S. Second St. Call (208) 769-3348.
North Idaho Computer Users Group – meets the first and third Tuesdays of the month, 5-8 p.m., at 706 E. Spruce Ave., Coeur d’Alene; call Bill to confirm, (208) 667-3566.
North Idaho Masons various chapters – Bonners Ferry No. 43 meets at 7 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month; Cataldo No. 34 meets at 7 p.m. on the first Wednesday; Coeur d’Alene No. 20 meets at 7:30 p.m. on the second Monday; Kaniksu No. 97 meets the first Tuesday at 7 p.m.; Kootenai No. 24 meets at 7:30 p.m. on first Tuesday; Lakeside No. 42 meets at 7 p.m. on the first Monday; Rathdrum No. 41 meets at 10 a.m. on the first Saturday; St. Maries No. 63 meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month; Shoshone No. 25 meets at 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday; Spirit Lake No. 57 meets at 8 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays. (866) 674-1867.
North Idaho Mineral Club –meets the third Thursday of the month, 6 p.m., Lake City Center, 1916 N. Lakewood Drive, Coeur d’Alene; (208) 773-5384.
North Idaho Pachyderm Club – meets Fridays, 7 a.m., Coeur d’Alene IHOP, 2301 N. Fourth St.; Bob Nonini, (208) 666-0778.
Panhandle Nordic Ski and Snowshoe Club – meets first Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. November-April at the Coeur d’Alene Fire Station No. 3, 1500 15th St. (208) 664-8040; www.panhandlenordicclub.com.
Post Falls High School Alumni Group – Regular monthly meetings at 5 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month at Brooklyn Grill at River City Bowling on Seltice Way in Post Falls. Call Susan Neufeld Myers at (208) 773-9120 or Gary Walker at (208) 773-5385.
Post Falls Kiwanis Club – meets Thursdays at noon in Post Dining Room, 545 Garden Plaza. For information, (208) 773-1658 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Post Falls Toastmasters Club No. 7562 – meets Thursdays, 7-8 a.m., Red Lion Templin’s Resort, 414 E. First Ave. (509) 979-2454.
Post Falls Veterans Council – meets the first Monday of each month at American Legion Post 143 at Poleline and Syringa roads; (208) 773-1074.
Rathdrum Lions Club – business meetings on the first and third Mondays of the month and dinner meetings on the second and fourth Mondays, 7 p.m., The Lions Den, state Highway 53 and Meyer Road; newcomers welcome; call Ken, (208) 660-5672.
River City Gardeners – meet the first Thursday of the month, 6 p.m., Post Falls Senior Center, 1215 Third Ave.; call Karen Stopher, (208) 773-7577.
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