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June - August 2014 Calendar Events

June 4            • Visit Moses Lake Hutterite Community, Inland Empire Tours, 747-1335, ietours.net

            •            Pages of Harmony Chorus, INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd., 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. 999-1598, pagesofharmony.org

June 5            • “Finishing Well: Investing in Your Values and Passing on Your Legacy,” Loran Graham and Jeff Smith, Whitworth Foundation, Weyerhaeuser Hall, Whitworth University, 6:30 p.m., 777-4268, bdavis@whitworth.edu

June 5-13            • Habitat for Humanity-Spokane Blitz Build, Hope Meadows in Deer Park, 534-2552, habitat-spokane.org/blitz-build-2014

June 6            • Spring Soiree and Benefit Auction, Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane, Cathedral of St. John, 127 E. 12th Ave.,5:30 to 9:30 p.m., 838-7870, pjals.org/2014Auction

June 6-13            • “Young Adults Explore Buddhism,” Venerable Thubten Chodron, Sravasti Abbey, 692 Country Ln., Newport, 447-5549, sravasti.org/program/youngadults

June 7            • Bill Wiese, author of 23 Minutes in Hell, Word of Faith Christian Center, 4001 N. Cook Ave., 4 p.m., 891-5253, wordoffaithspokane.org

June 10            • Unity in the Community Planning, Community Minded Enterprises, 25 W. Main Ste 310, 5:30 p.m., mahenderson@west.com

June 13            • World Relief Concert with Crème Trangerine, Life Center Foursquare Church, 1202 N. Government Way, 7 p.m., 484-9829

June 14            • Pride Parade, Gondola Meadow, Riverfront Park, noon to 5 p.m.

June 16            • Juneteenth, “Answering the Call to Action by Celebrating the Pillars in our Community,” Liberty Park, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., inwjc.org/about-inwjc.html

            • John Michael Talbot, Saint Mary’s Catholic Church, 304 S. Adams Rd., 7 p.m., 928-3210 or stmarysspokane.org

            •            NAACP Meeting, Emmanuel Family Life Center, 631 S. Richard Allen Ct., 7 p.m., spkncpbr@gmail.com

June 16-27            • “Leading Beyond the Myth: Taking the Red Pill,” Center for Organizational Reform (COR) Summer Seminar Series, 1100 W. Sixth Ave., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 879-9235, corhome.org

June 19            • Women’s Power Networking, music and dance, Greenbriar Inn, 315 Wallace Ave., Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, 5 to 8 p.m., charitydoyl@yahoo.com, 928-9664

June 20, 21            • Book and Bake Sale Benefit for Guatemalan Women’s Leadership Project, Bethany Presbyterian, 2607 S. Ray, Friday noon to 6 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., 844-7607 bethanyspokane.org

June 21            • Evening in Tuscany Italian Dinner and Auction, benefit YWCA’s Alternatives to Domestic Violence Safe Shelters, YWCA, 930 N. Monroe, 6 p.m., 863-2882, melaniew@ywcaspolkane.org

June 22            • 2014 Mariachi & More Festival, Columbia Park, Kennewick, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., tricitieshcc.org

June 24            • “Falls and Injuries Prevention,”  Successful Aging in the Northwest series, CMTV14 on Comcast, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. and 8 p.m., 209-2634, benc@community-minded.org

June 25            • “The Silence between the Notes Makes the Music of My Life: A Day of Reflection on Eastern Spirituality and Mysticism,” Paul Coutinho, Immaculate Heart Retreat Center (IHRC), 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 448-1224, ihrc.net

            • Crude Awakening Oil Train Tour, Dana Lyons & Matt Krogh Concert, Spokane Riverkeeper, Saranac Rooftop, 21 W. Main, 7 p.m.

 

June 26            • Paul Coutinho, reading and book signing, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 5 to 7 p.m., 448-1224 or ihrc.net

June 27-29            • “Launch out into the Deep,” Weekend Fishermen’s Retreat, Paul Coutinho, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr, 44-1224, ihrc.net

June 29            • Family Fun Fair Expo, Celebrating Parenthood in Spokane & North Idaho, Silver Lake Mall, 200 W. Hanley Ave., Coeur d’Alene, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., nwfamilyfun@yahoo.com, 928-9664

July 7-11            • Whitworth Institute of Ministry, Whitworth University, 777-4345

July 8-Sept 26            • Legacy of Expo ’74, Chase Gallery, City Hall, 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd., Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 321-9614, info@spokanearts.org

July 11-14            • Mission U, Central Washington University, 400 E. University Way, Ellensburg, 476-3462 or 208-267-3859

July 15            • “What Is This New Evangelization?”, Barbecue with Bishop Emeritus William Skylstad, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 5 p.m., 448-1224 or ihrc.net

July 16            • “The Interior Castle: Spirituality in the Carmelite Tradition,” Marian Day of Prayer, Sister Leslie Lund, OCDH, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., 448-1224, ihrc.net

July 21            • NAACP, 631 S. Richard Allen Ct., 7 p.m.

July 21-25            • Jubilate Summer Arts Conference, “All That I Am: Ready to Give and Ready to Receive,” IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 448-1224, jubilate worshiparts.org

July 23-27            • Germans from Russia Heritage Society Convention, Davenport Hotel, 220-6321, grhs.org

July 25–27            • Julyamsh, Greyhound Park, Post Falls, Idaho, Friday, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., julyamsh.com

July 26            • South Perry Street Fair, Grant Park, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 325-6911, SouthPerryStreetFair@gmail.com

July 27-Aug 2            • “Dwelling in God’s Love: A Week Long Retreat,” Sr. Patricia Novak, OSF, The Franciscan Place at St. Joseph Family Center, 1016 N. Superior Street, Friday, 7 p.m. to Sunday, 1 p.m., sjfconline.org

Aug 5            • National Night Out Against Crime, Spokane Community Oriented Policing Services (C.O.P.S.), 835-4572, spokanecops.org

Aug 16            • Unity in the Community, “20 Years Together,” Riverfront Park-Clock Tower, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 444-3088

Aug 17-22            • “The Sacred Art of Iconography,”Father Damian Higgins, Monastery of St. Gertrude, 208-962-2000, Spirit-Center.org

Aug. 18            • NAACP, 631 S. Richard Allen Ct., 7 p.m.

Aug 26            • “Francis says … ‘Hop to It!’”, Barbecue with Bishop Emeritus William Skylstad, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 5 p.m., 448-1224, ihrc.net

Aug 27-Sept 1            • Pig Out in the Park, food and music festival, Riverfront Park, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily, spokanepigout.com

Sept 3            • Fig Tree Distribution, St. Mark’s Lutheran, 316 E. 24th, 9 a.m., 535-4112

Sept 4            • The Fig Tree Board, Emmanuel Family Life Center, 631 S. Richard Allen Ct., 1 p.m., 535-1813

Monthly events

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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