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Thursday, August 22, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Today Deep Space Escape - While in deep space, you and your crew wake unexpectedly from your stasis chambers. You have 30 minutes to discover what’s gone wrong and regain control of your spaceship. Can you solve the puzzles and clues in time to survive? Registration at Ages 10 and older. Start times are 2, 3, and 4 p.m. Argonne Library, 4322 N. Argonne Road, Millwood. Free. (509) 893-8260.

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Centenarian: Jean Eileen Cudby Reedman

Jean Eileen Cudby Reedman will celebrate her 100th birthday on Aug. 13. She was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and has lived in Eastern Washington for 61 years. Reedman met her late husband John Henry Reedman at the Air Force base in Edmonton. They were married in 1944.
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House Call: Nurturing a growth mindset

We used to think that when a person got to a certain age, the brain settled in and didn’t change much for the rest of a person’s life. Over the past decade or so, researchers have actually discovered that the brain retains plasticity (the ability to change and adapt) over time. The process might get a bit slower as we age, but it’s still there.
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60th anniversary: Leland and Julie Fish

Leland and Julie Fish celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary by retracing the route of their honeymoon through the Rocky Mountains, up to Banff, Alberta, Canada and back through Glacier National Park, Montana on June 14. Their children are: LeAnn Brown and David Fish, both of Spokane.
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50th anniversary: Ron and Lindy Cater

Ron and Lindy Cater celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a party with friends and family on July 5 at Ella’s Supper Club in Spokane. Hosts for the event included their children and spouses: Charlie Cater and Poorvi Chitalkar, of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; and Ben and Shawna Cater, of Spokane.
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60th anniversary: Ken and Joanne Jenkins

Ken and Joanne Jenkins will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary today with an open house at their home. Their children and spouses are: Bill and Bernadette Jenkins, of Spokane; Dave and Tarina Jenkins, of Kent, Washington; and Karen Jenkins, of Federal Way, Washington.
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Summer meals: Spokane food trucks feed homeless teens

A Spokane group of food truck owners is serving up summer meals for 58 homeless Spokane Valley teens who were given a punch card to get five free hot meals a week. Among the youth, 45 of them received STA bus passes to go where the vendors are serving at public events.
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The Full Suburban: Rowdy boys fill her heart with joy

I had the rare and questionable opportunity this week to have nine boys under my care for several hours. Nine boys – four of my own and five cousins – ranging in ages from 15 down to 2. Would you like to take a guess as to how much I accomplished that day?
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CdA Tribe hosts annual Julyamsh

Organizers of the annual Julyamsh powwow this weekend are expecting large crowds and plenty of dancing as the popular event welcomes days of balmy weather.