All-American Soap Box Derby Race - Hosted by the Spokane Soap Box Derby. The two division winners of this race will compete at the world championship races in Akron, Ohio; 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Skipworth Road, in front of Bowdish Middle School. 466-5131.
Book and bake sale - Sponsored by the Friends of the Argonne Library; 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Argonne Library, 4322 N. Argonne Road. 926-4334.
Carousel of Iris - annual Iris show - See hundreds of iris in a rainbow of colors and sizes. Sponsored by The Inland Empire Iris Society and The Town and Country Iris Society; 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Spokane Valley Mall, center court, 14700 E. Indiana. Free. 535-8025. Continues Sunday.
First Steps to Reading Success - Free demonstration of a new approach to reading for 4- to 6-year-olds; 9-10 a.m., Opportunity Plaza, 12626 E. Sprague. Children must be accompanied by a parent.
Liberty Lake Farmers’ Market - 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Liberty Square Building parking lot, 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane. 343-6000.
“Our Town” - A production by Central Valley High School students; 7:30 p.m., Central Valley High School, 821 S. Sullivan Road. $6. 228-5119.
Spokane County Valley Market - Held the first Saturday and Sunday of each month, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., through October. Includes crafters, farmers and flea market vendors. Runs through Sunday. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, south lot, Broadway Avenue and Havana Street. $1. 921-0843.
Elks breakfast - Have breakfast with the officers; 9-11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 2605 N. Robie Road. $5. 926-2328.
Spokane County Valley Market - Held the first Saturday and Sunday of each month, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., through October. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, south lot, Broadway Avenue and Havana Street. $1. 921-0843.
Valley Youth Soccer League - The league is now accepting registrations for the fall 2005/spring 2006 soccer season for children ages 4 and up. The deadline is July 15. 9116 E. Sprague. $35-$45. 922-7080.
Senior Showcase - Seniors at Central Valley High School will showcase their senior projects; 5:30-7:30 p.m., Central Valley High School Theater, 821 S. Sullivan Road. 228-5203.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly - TOPS members meet every Monday; 9-11 a.m., Broadway Court Estates, 13505 E. Broadway. 922-3874.
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