March 13, 2014 in Washington Voices

Clubs

 

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Downriver Ladies 18-Hole Golf Club – Meets Tuesdays, March-October, at the Downriver Golf Course, 3225 Columbia Circle. The kick-off continental breakfast will be March 25 at 8:30 a.m. New members welcome. Call (509) 328-0282 or email CGP98@live.com for more information.

Social/recreational

Spokane Community Network – Meets the third Wednesday of the month, 3-5:30 p.m., Riverpoint Campus, 668 N. Riverpoint Blvd. Call Roy Harrington at (509) 358-7636 for more information.

Spokane Falls Chapter of AARP – Meets the first Thursday of the month, 10:30 a.m., Sweet Ole Bob’s Restaurant, 3243 E. Trent Ave. Call (509) 533-0683 or email alizyb@comcast.net for more information.

Spokane Concentration Meditation Group – A new Buddhist meditation group meets the first Sunday of the month, 10 a.m.-noon, at Community Meditation Room, 35 W. Main St. Talk and practice sessions focus on strategies to help cultivate and maintain a meditation practice aimed at promoting tranquility in our daily lives. Beginners welcome. Cost is free. Call (509) 263-7213, email spokanejhana@me.com, or visit www.spokaneconcentrationmeditation.org for more information.

Spokane Corral of the Westerners – Meets the third Thursday of the month, 6-10 p.m., at Airport Holiday Inn, 1616 S. Windsor Drive. Visit www.westernersspokane.org or call (509) 276-5454 for more information.

Spokane Fencing Club – Meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 7-8:30 p.m., 2710 N. Madelia St.; Contact Maria at (509) 954-1908.

Spokane Fly Fishers Club – Meets September-April on the second Wednesday of the month, 7 p.m., St. Francis School, 1104 W. Heroy Ave. Visit href=”spokaneflyfishers.com “>spokaneflyfishers.com for more information.

Spokane Handweavers Guild – Handweavers, spinners, basketmakers and fiber artists. Meets the second Tuesday of the month, 6 p.m., September-June. Call Judy for meeting locations at (509) 534-8716 and for more information.

Spokane Kendo and Iaido Club Meets Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., and Saturdays, 10-11 a.m., at 829 W. Broadway Ave. Contact Russ Sinclair at (509) 465-5207; email Russ@SpokaneKendo.com; www.SpokaneKendo.com.

Spokane Magic Club – Meets the first Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m.; for details, call Dick Frost, (509) 325-5147.

Spokane Navy League – Monthly gatherings of Spokane area residents to educate citizens leaders regarding naval and maritime forces, support the men and women of the sea services, provide assistance to sea-service families, and support youth programs, including the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps. Meets the first Tuesday of the month, 11:30 a.m. at Knights of Columbus Hall, 302 E. Boone Ave. Meetings are free and open to the public, lunch is available for $8.50. Call (509) 280-2792, email jimgrapes@yahoo.com, or visit www.navyleague.org/about_us/ index2.php for more information.

Spokane Novelists Group – Writers support/critique group, open to anyone with an interest in writing fiction. Participants should bring 5 to 10 pages to read aloud and 6 to 8 copies for others to read along and critique. Monthly meetings are held on the second and fourth Saturday of the month, at noon at the Otis Orchards branch of the Spokane Public Library, 22324 E. Wellesley Ave., Otis Orchards. (509) 590-7316

Spokane Parent Advocacy Committee – Meets the third Tuesday of the month, 2-4 p.m. at The Community Building, 35 W. Main St. Call (509) 228-3242 or (509) 475-8404 or email spokanepac@gmail.com or jdonier@hotmail.com for more information.

Spokane Storytellers League – Meetings are held the second Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., September-May, at the Corbin Community Center, 827 W. Cleveland Ave. For anyone who likes to tell stories or listen to stories. Stories are told, discussed, shared and taught. Call (509) 483-8182 for more information.

Spokane Sunrise Toastmasters – Meets Wednesdays, 6:15 a.m. at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 315 E. Montgomery Ave. Contact Byron Schluter at (509) 280-5111 or visit www.spokanesunrisetm.com.

Spokane Valley Camera Club – Meets September-April on the second and third Mondays of the month, 7:15 p.m., Denny Ashlock Building, 22510 E. Mission Ave., Liberty Lake; call Jan, (509) 924-9754.

Spokane Valley Quilters Guild – Group meets on even-numbered months, at 6:30 p.m. at the Spokane Valley Assembly of God Church, 15618 E. Broadway Ave., Spokane Valley. Visit www.svqg.info for more information.

Spokane Valley Seahawkers – Fan club non profit organization. Meetings are held the first and third Tuesday of each month, 6 p.m. social hour followed by the meeting at 7 p.m., at The Rock Bar and Lounge, 13921 E. Trent Ave., Spokane Valley. Open to the public. Board meetings are held the first Tuesday of the month and general meetings are held the third Tuesday of the month. Email dmcdzzz@hotmail.com for more information.

Spokane Valley Senior Writers – Meets Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m.-noon, at Opportunity Presbyterian Church, 202 N. Pines Road, Spokane Valley, to write and exchange ideas. New members welcome. Call Joy at (509) 921-9284.

Spokane Wood Carvers Association – Meetings are held the first and third Saturdays of the month, 9 a.m.-noon, at Lidgerwood Presbyterian Church, 4449 N. Nevada St. Call (509) 924-1186 or (509) 244-3467 for more information.

Spokane Women’s Connection – Group meets the second Wednesday of each month (except for February and August when meetings are held the third Wednesday), 11 a.m.-1:00 p.m., at The Eagles, 6410 N. Lidgerwood St. Cost is $12, includes lunch. Call (509) 489-1158 for more information and reservations.

Stroller Strides – Meets Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, at 9:30 a.m., at Mission Park, 1208 E. Mission Ave. First class is free. Visit www.strollerstrides.net/spokane, email colleenconnell@ strollerstrides.net, or call (866) 223-0177 for more information.

Sun Dance Ladies 18-Hole Golf Club – Meets Wednesdays, April-October. New members welcome. Call Kathy at (509) 953-5022 for more information.

Sun Dance Sunrisers Ladies 9-Hole Golf Club – Contact Helen at (509) 326-0724 for more information.

Sun Dance Sundowners Women’s Nine-Hole Golf League – Tee times are 4-6 p.m. on Tuesdays; Call the Sun Dance Golf Course, 9725 N. Nine Mile Road, (509) 466-4040.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly – Meets Mondays, 6-8 p.m., Valley Fourth Memorial Church, 2303 S. Bowdish Road, Spokane Valley. Call Linda at (509) 928-9158 or Alice at (509) 216-3752.

The Morning Knitty Gritty Knit and Crochet Club – Meets Fridays, 10 a.m.-noon, at Corbin Senior Center, 837 Cleveland Ave. Call (509) 327-1584, visit www.corbinseniorcenter.org, or email info@corbinseniorcenter.org for more information.

Trailhead Ladies Golf Club – Meets through the season at the Trailhead Golf Course, 1102 N. Liberty Lake Road, Liberty Lake. Call Cleo at (509) 926-3281 for more information.

Wandermere Ladies 9-Hole Golf Club – Meets Wednesdays, April-October. New members are welcome. Contact Judy Drake at (509) 466-1722 or Charmaine Kolb at (509) 466-3896 for more information.

Wandermere Ladies 18-Hole Golf Club – Women golfers of all skill levels are welcome. Group plays Thursday mornings. Contact Joyce at (509) 465-9995 to sign up and for more information.

Wellness Walking Club – Meets Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., at Fairmount Memorial Park, 5200 W. Wellesley Ave. Call (509) 747-4029 for more information.

Collectors

Inland Northwest Car Club Council – Meets the last Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., at Timber Creek Grill Buffet, 9211 E. Montgomery Ave., Spokane Valley. For more information, call Duane at (509) 209-3479.

Spokane Model T Club – Meets the first Friday of the month, 7:30 p.m., Opportunity Presbyterian Church, 202 N. Pines Road, Spokane Valley. For more information, call (509) 455-8997.

Communications

Alice Baker Chapter of the American Institute of Parliamentarians – For persons interested in parliamentary procedure, meets the third Thursday of the month, 5:30 p.m., at Perkins Restaurant, 12 E. Olive Ave. Call (509) 328-8828.

Cultural/educational

Catholic Daughters of the Americas – Meets third Tuesday of each month at 11 a.m., September through June, and 5:30 p.m. in May, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 302 E. Boone. Guests of members are welcome. Call (509) 487-4707 or email auntie2kkd@hotmail.com.

Catholic Daughters of the Americas – Court Madonna of the Valley No. 2556 meets the second Wednesday of the month at 9 a.m. (in April, May, and June meetings are at 6:30 p.m.), at St. John Vianney Church, 503 N. Walnut Road, Spokane Valley. Call Virginia McMulkin at (509) 921-9574.

Colonial Dames of the XVII Century – For more information, call Irene, (509) 928-2566.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Jonas Babcock Chapter – Meets the second Saturday of the month, meeting begins at 10 a.m. followed by the program 11 a.m. and lunch at noon, at Sons of Norway, 6710 N. County Homes Blvd.; (509) 747-7803.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Esther Reed Chapter – Meets the second Saturday of the month. 9:30 a.m., St. John’s Cathedral, 127 E. 12th Ave. Call (509) 928-9389 for more information.

Daughters of the American Revolution, May Hutton Chapter – Meets the first Saturday of the month. 9 a.m., Shari’s, 320 N. Sullivan Road. Call (509) 928-4790 for information.

Daughters of Union Veterans Civil War 1861-1865 – Lizbeth Turner Tent No. 4, meets the third Monday of the month. Call (509) 928-2566 or (509) 466-8006.

Democracy for America – Meets regularly; visit www.democracyforamerica.com.

Greater Spokane Democratic Women’s Club – Meets the first Thursday of the month, 11:30 a.m., at Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E Main Ave. Call (509) 928-928.

Jane Jefferson Democratic Women – Newcomers welcome. Meets the second Wednesday of the month, 11:30 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 12 E. Olive Ave. Contact Mary Wissink at (509) 869-6834 or marywissink@comcast.net for more information.

Hawaiian Martial Arts – Teens and adults meet Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7-9 p.m.; and Saturdays 9-11 a.m. Children ages 5-12 years meet Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-7 p.m.; Saturdays 8-9 a.m., 1504 N. Monroe St. For more information call (509) 315-6172.

To have your club or organization that is open to the public included in this listing, send relevant information, including the daytime phone number for a contact, to: The Spokesman-Review, Editorial Department, Club Listings, P.O. Box 2160, Spokane, WA 99210.


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