Aging Issues and Solutions Conference – The Washington State White House Conference on Aging for Eastern Washington, Issues and Solutions Session: “Fixing the Future: The Aging Obligation,” by Dennis Mahar, director of the Lewis Mason Thurston Area Agency on Aging, Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., in Showalter Auditorium on the Eastern Washington University campus, Cheney; $15, includes continental breakfast and box lunch; registration required, 458-2509 or 359-6479.
Elks Lodge Chicken Fried Steak Dinner – June 25, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Elks Lodge, 2605 N. Robie Road. Karaoke will follow; $5 per person; 926-2328.
Spokane Indians Baseball mascot appearances – “Otto,” the Spokane Indians’ mascot, will make appearances at the following Supercuts stores this summer: next Tuesday, noon-1 p.m., 2927 E. 29th; July 13, 2-3 p.m., 14109 E. Sprague; July 22, 6-7 p.m., 1235 N. Liberty Lake Road; July 28, 3-4 p.m., 922 N. Division; Aug. 15, 4-5 p.m., 3325 W. Indian Trail Road; and Aug. 24, 5-6 p.m., 9205 N. Newport Highway; 326-1891.
Adult literacy programs – Education services provided by Rural Resources Community Action for Ferry, Pend Oreille and Stevens counties include English as a second language, adult basic education, GED preparedness, individual tutoring, family literacy and homeless/institutional education. For more information, call Jackie Henderson at (509) 685-6132 or Alva Palin at (509) 685-6133 or (800) 776-2178.
Neighborhood meetings – Held by the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office to discuss neighborhood problems and terrorism. Call 477-3055 for dates, times and location.
Family identification plan – Presented by COPS Northwest, offers IDs for all children and other family members at risk. ID packets are available at COPS Northwest on the first Saturday of every month from 10 a.m. to noon. Participants will receive a computer disk copy of their photo and a fingerprint card. A $1 donation is requested to cover costs, but no one is turned away. For more information, call or visit COPS Northwest, 2215 W. Wellesley, Suite D, Shadle Park Mall, on weekdays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; 625-3336.
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