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In brief: Volunteers will be locked up for cause

Sat., March 15, 2014

SPOKANE VALLEY – Local civic leaders and business executives have volunteered to be “locked up for good” to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

The Inland Northwest Office’s 2014 MDA Lock-up will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Lone Wolf Harley-Davidson, 19011 E. Cataldo Ave.

Off-duty fire fighters will transport the volunteers to and from the event, which includes a mug shot and jailhouse food.

Each of the jailbirds has a goal of raising $2,400. They’ll be posting wanted posters on social media with information on how to donate.

For more information, contact Alexa Borden at (509) 325-3747 or, or visit mdainlandnw.

Children’s theater to hold auditions

SPOKANE VALLEY – Theater Arts for Children, 2114 N. Pines Road, Suite 3S, will hold auditions Sunday and Monday at 6:30 p.m. for “Kilroy Was Here,” a musical tribute to World War II.

Those auditioning should come prepared with a one-minute song with sheet music, iPod or CD with no lyrics and be prepared to dance.

There will also be a free audition class from 10 a.m. to noon today at the theater.

Show dates are May 16-25, and showtimes are Fridays at 7 p.m., Saturdays at 4 and 7 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.

For more information, call Sue Murray at (509) 995-6718 or email email@theaterartsfor

Valley Rotary offering senior program grants

SPOKANE VALLEY – The Valley Rotary Charitable Association is seeking grant applications from programs that benefit senior citizens and the elderly in the Spokane Valley area.

The grants are funded through a bequest from Henry F. “Hank” Grinalds, a longtime member of the Valley Rotary.

For information, contact the Valley Rotary Charitable Association at P.O. Box 14192, Spokane Valley, WA 99214-0192.

Scout Troop 456 plans breakfast fundraiser

SPOKANE VALLEY – Boy Scout Troop 456 will have a pancake breakfast fundraiser today at 8 a.m. at Opportunity Presbyterian Church, 202 N. Pines Road.

The funds will be used to send Scouts to summer camp.

The cost is $5.

For more information, call (509) 481-8381 or email


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