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Memorial Ceremony Saturday-Monday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Paying tribute to those who have died at this Memorial Weekend event. Musical entertainment celebrating the Jazz Age each day at noon and 2 p.m. in the Heritage Chapel; pictures and automobile memorabilia, veterans, aerospace, and antique and classic car displays, tree of remembrance and refreshments in the Heritage reception room. A band concert at the Cross of Inspiration at Greenwood Memorial Terrace will take place on Sunday at 6 p.m. Heritage Funeral Home and Crematory, 508 N. Government Way. Free. (509) 838-8900.

Civil War Marine George Murphy Rededication Ceremony Conducted by The Melvin M. Smith Detachment, Marine Corps League. This ceremony is being held to rededicate the gravesite of George Murphy, who served from 1862 to 1866. After his death, he was nominated for the Medal of Honor, which is awarded for personal acts of valor above and beyond the call of duty. His current tombstone will be replaced by a Civil War era monument, donated by Ron Bohman of Genesis Granite. Saturday, 2-3 p.m., Fairmount Memorial Park, Iwo Jima Memorial, 5200 W. Wellesley Ave. (509) 979-7688.

Liberty Lake Community Memorial Day Salute and Breakfast Presented by Liberty Lake Centennial Rotary Club. Breakfast served 8-10 a.m. with all you-can-eat pancakes, ham, eggs and coffee. Veterans eat free. At 9 a.m. there will be a dedication ceremony for the Fallen Heroes Circuit Course in memory of U.S. Air Force Capt. Victoria Pinckney who was killed along with two airmen when their refueling plane went down over Kyrgyzstan in May 2013 and was stationed at Fairchild AFB. Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Donation requested for breakfast, with proceeds to benefit Honor Flight. (509) 251-0360.

Memorial Day Ceremony The Memorial Day Ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. with music from Project Joy Orchestra; ceremony will follow at 11 a.m. Parking is available at the cemetery with overflow available along Ritchey Road. Monday, Washington State Veterans Cemetery, 21702 W. Espanola Road, Medical Lake. Free. (509) 299-6280.

Memorial Ceremony Conducted by The Melvin M. Smith Detachment, Marine Corps League. This ceremony will honor deceased veterans from all branches of our armed forces. Guest speaker will be Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich. You are encouraged to bring a flower or a U.S. flag. Monday, 11 a.m.-noon., Fairmount Memorial Park, Iwo Jima Memorial, 5200 W. Wellesley Ave. (509) 979-7688.

Spokane Shock Arena Football Today vs. San Jose Sabercats; May 30 vs. Portland Thunder. Games begin at 7 p.m. Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $14-$28. (509) 242-SHOCK.

Stateline Street Fair Today through Sunday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., and Monday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Vendor booths selling arts and crafts, health and beauty, home and garden, footwear, jewelry, clothes and accessories, produce, plants and more. Food booths include Longhorn BBQ, Whiskey River Pizza, JB’s Gourmet Grilled Cheese, GW Hunters Prime Rib, Huli Huli Chicken and Joseph’s New York Italian Sausages. More than 20 local bands, beer garden, kids fun zone and RV show. Visit www.statelinestreetfair.com. 10 a.m., Greyhound Park and Events Center, 5100 W. Riverbend Road, Post Falls. Free admission and parking. (509) 703-9345.

The Spokane Tribe – Culture and History The Spokane Tribe will share traditional culture and artifacts from their living history in Eastern Washington. Hear traditional songs and see handmade stone artifacts, formed centuries before acquiring modern tools and implements. Saturday, 3-4 p.m., Shadle Library, 2111 W. Wellesley Ave. Free. (509) 444-5390.

Swing Into Summer Dance A West Coast Swing lesson will be taught by an experienced local instructor from 7-8 p.m. Following the lesson, there will be general dancing, refreshments, door prizes, mixers and more until 10 p.m. Wear sock hop attire if you desire. USA Dance events are alcohol and tobacco free. Saturday, 7-10 p.m., Sandpoint Community Hall, 204 S. First Ave., Sandpoint. $9/general, $5/teens. (208) 699-0421.

Tonasket Founders’ Day Thursday through May 31. Rodeo, fun run, parade, street dance and beer garden, live music, and craft and vendor fair. Tonasket, Washington. (509) 486-7155.

Spokane Kennel Club Dog Show More than 1,000 dogs participating in events such as conformation, rally and obedience, plus vendors selling dog-related goods. Several breed clubs and rescues will be there so you can get to know their dog breeds a little better. Only dogs entered in the show are allowed on the grounds. Saturday and Sunday, 8:30 a.m., Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $5-7 for parking. (509) 954-3929.