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June - August 2018 Calendar Events

June 1-Oct 31  • “Keeping History Alive,” Museum of North Idaho, 115 Northwest Blvd., Coeur d’Alene,11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tues through Sat, 208-719-0128, museumni.org

June 4  • Holocaust survivor Nissan Krakinowski, 91, Spokane Convention Center, 7 p.m.

June 4, 11, 18  • Poor People’s Campaign Action in Olympia, 838-7879, pjals.org

June 6  • “Hello, Dolly,” Benefit for Spokane Valley Partners, Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard, social hour 6:30 p.m., curtain 7:30 p.m., 927-1153, svpart.org/events

June 7  • Café Affogato Community Day Benefiting the Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane, 19 W. Main, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

            • Inland Northwest Lighthouse Food Truck Rally, 6402 N. Addison, 4 to 8 p.m., 487-0405

June 7, 14, 21  • Poor People’s Campaign Spokane Rally and Report-Back, Tribal Gathering Place, Post & Spokane Falls Blvd. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., 838-7870

June 8  • Tour of Bunker Hill Superfund Site

June 8-15        • Young Adults Explore Buddhism, Sravasti Abbey near Newport, 3 p.m. June 8, srvastiabbey.org, 509-447-4459, office.sravasti@gmail.com

June 9  • 27th Annual Pride Parade, “Pride, Now More Than Ever,” Downtown Spokane, noon, outspokane.com

            • Rainbow Festival, Riverfront Park Lilac Meadow, noon to 6 p.m., outspokane.com

June 11            • Barbecue with Bishop Emeritus William Skylstad, “Where Are We Going?” Immaculate Heart Retreat Center (IHRC), 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 5:30 p.m., 448-1224

June 12            • Unity in the Community Committee, Emmanuel Family Life Center, 631 S. Richard Allen Ct., 5:30 p.m., nwunity.org

June 13            • Hispanic Business and Professional Association, Sabes Qué? Gloria Ochoa-Bruck, director of multicultural affairs, City of Spokane, Perkins at Division & Olive, 11:30 a.m., hbpaspokane@gmail.com

June 13-July 13  • “Pictures of Nursing: The Zwerdling Postcard Collection,” WSU School of Nursing, 103 E. Spokane Falls Blvd., 324-7340, addy.hatch@wsu.edu

June 14            • “Rediscovering God’s Magis within the Silence,” Summertime Spiritual Moment, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., 448-1224

June 15            • Healthy Kids Day, Spokane Valley YMCA, 421 N. Discovery Pl., 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., 777-9622

June 16            • World Refugee Day, Nevada Park, 800 E. Joseph, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.,209-2384

June 18            • NAACP General Membership Meeting, 35 W. Main, 7 p.m., spokanenaacp@gmail.com

June 20            • “What Is a Community Bail Fund and Do We Need One in Spokane,” Gloria Ochoa-Bruck, City of Spokane director of multi-cultural affairs, Center for Justice’s Justice Lunchbook, 25 W. Main, noon, 835-5211

June 20-24      • SEA-TRI-KAN - Ride with Refugees, benefit for World Relief starts in Kent, smsmith@wr.org

June 21            • Baha’i Fireside Discussion, Spokane Valley Library, 12004 E. Main, 7 p.m., scld.org

June 22            • Silent Day of Prayer, “The Question of Jesus,” Fr Peter Byrne SJ, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 448-1224

June 23            • Ride to Defeat ALS, one-day cycling event, 1480 Coeur d’Alene River Rd., Kingston, Idaho, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 863-4321, alsa-ec.org

            • Spokane Tribal Series, Spokane Tribal History and Science, 4th Saturdays through July, Mobius Science Center, 332 N. Post St., 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., 321-7123, mobiusspokane.org

            • Fido Fete Celebrates Chinese Year of the Dog, Spokane Dog Festival, Southside Community Center, 3151 E. 27th Ave., 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 535-0804, southsidescc.org

            • “Art, Crafts and Drafts,” 2018 Kopanga Benefit of Partnering for Progress, River City Brewing, 121 S. Cedar St., 4 to 8 p.m., 720-8408

 

 

 

June 28            • Spokane Caregiver Conference, keynoter Wendy Lustbader, CenterPlace Regional Event Center, 2426 N. Discovery Pl., 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., 458-7450 x2

            • Time’s Up Town Hall: Sexual Violence at School and Work, Lutheran Community Services Northwest at North Central High, 1600 N. Howard, 4 to 6:30 p.m., 747-8224, lcsnw.org

July 2-Aug 10  • Mission Community Outreach Center Shoe Drive, 1906 E. Mission, 536-1084

July 11 • Silent Day of Prayer, “Philosophical Theory, From Intellectual Animals to Divine Animals: St. Thomas Aquinas on Human Destiny,” led by Michael Tkacz of Gonzaga University, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 448-1224

July 13 • Evening in Tuscany, YWCA Spokane Benefit for domestic violence shelter, Barrister Winery, 1213 W. Railroad Ave., 6 p.m., 789-9312, ywcaspokane.org

July 13-14        • 24-Hour Cancer Retreat, “To See Another Sunrise: How to Survive and Thrive When Cancer Hits,” Stage 4 cancer survivor and author Jim Morrison, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 448-1224

July 5   • Café Affogato Community Day Benefiting the Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane, 19 W. Main, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

July 17 • Showing Up for Racial Justice Committee, 35 W. Main, 6:30 p.m., 838-7870

July 19 • Peace and Justice Action Committee, 35 W. Main, 5:30 p.m., 838-7870

July 20 • Fighting Hate Crime in Spokane’s LGBTQ+ Community, Hemmingson Center, Lutheran Community Services Northwest, 8 a.m. to noon, 747-8224

July 24 • “The Global Village…How Do We Do It as Church?” Barbecue with Bishop Emeritus William Skylstad, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 5:30 p.m., 448-1224

July 27-29        “Accentuate the Positive,” Spirit Center, Monastery of St. Gertrude, Cottonwood, Idaho, spirit-center.org

Aug 3-5           • All Roads Lead to Hillyard, Hillyard Festival and Hi-Jinx Parade, Harmon Park, Friday noon to 9 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 270-1569

Aug 11 • Garland Street Fair, Garland Business District from Howard to Monroe Streets, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., 939-8970, garlanddistrict@gmail.com

Aug 18 • Unity in the Community, Riverfront Park, 9 a.m. parade, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. event, 599-6669, nwunity.org

Aug 21 • Silent Day of Prayer on Relieving Anxiety, “Peace in an Anxious World: How to Lower Anxiety and Increase Joy,” led by Teresa Warren and Michael D’Esterre, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 448-1224

Aug 22 • Day of Reflection on Christian Mindfulness, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., “Practical Ways to Cultivate Relationships in Troubling Situations,” led by Catherine Reimer, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 448-1224

Aug 23 • “Dig In,”Catholic Charities, Historic Washington Cracker Co., 304 W. Pacific, 6:30 p.m., cceasternwa.org

Aug 28 • Barbecue with Bishop Emeritus William Skylstad, “The Visionary Path: A Look at the Church’s Path Here in the Northwest,” IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 5:30 p.m., 448-1224

Aug 24-26       • Gathering at the Falls Powwow, Riverfront Park, 590-5044, gatfpowwow.org

Sept 5  • Fig Tree Mailing and Delivery, St. Mark’s Lutheran, 316 E. 24th Ave. 9:15 a.m.

Sept 6  • Fig Tree Benefit and Board Meetings, 631 S. Richard Allen Ct, noon for benefit, 1 to 3 p.m. for board, 535-1813

Monthly

1st/3rd Weds            • Death Penalty Abolition Committee, 35 W. Main, 5:30 p.m.

2nd Tues            • Palestine-Israel Human Rights Committee, 35 W. Main, 6 p.m.

2nd Wed            • Veterans for Peace, 35 W. Main, 6:45 p.m.

1st /3rd Thurs            • Peace and Justice Action Committee, 35 W. Main, 5:30 p.m.

   

 

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