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September 2014 Calendar Events

Sept 4, 18           

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

Sept 6          

North Idaho Day of HOPE, Kootenai County Fairgrounds, 10 a.m., 208-676-0632, northidaho.convoyofhope.org

“Renewing Worship,” Lexington Theological Seminary webinar, Englewood Christian Church, 511 N. 44th Ave., Yakima, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., mjhickman@englewoodchristianchurch.com

Outdoor Movie Night, “Pacific Rim,” St. John’s Cathedral, 13th and Cowley, 7:30 p.m., 838-4277, stjohns-cathedral.org

Sept 9-Nov 4         

Opus Nights, Wolff Auditorium in the Jepson Center, Gonzaga University 6 p.m.

Sept 10           

•  Spokane Police Accountability and Reform Coalition, 35 W. Main, 5:30 p.m., 838-7870

Sept 11           

United Way Day of Action, www.volunteerspokane.org

Compassion Games Opening, Unitarian Universalist Church, 4340 W. Ft. Wright, 7 p.m., onepeacemanypaths@gmail.org

Sept 11, 25           

Palestine-Israel Human Rights Committee, 35 W. Main, 3 p.m., 838-7870

Sept 13             

“Boomers & Beyond,” Healthy Lifestyle Conference of SAFE (Senior Assistance Fund of Eastern Washington), Spokane Community College Lair, Bldg. 6, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., 458-2509 x502, safe@altcew.org

Sept 17           

Coffee and Contemplation, “One Body, One Spirit: Connected in God,” the Rev. Gretchen Rehberg, Immaculate Heart Retreat Center (IHRC), 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 9 to 11 a.m., 448-1224

“The Raising of America,” screening six-part documentary on early child health and development, Spokane Regional Health District, Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St., 7 p.m., 324-1539

Sept 18           

Central Washington Cluster Gathering, Faith Action Network, Faith Lutheran Church, Leavenworth, 3 p.m., 206-624-9790

Spa Me Away, Women’s Power Networking Event, 10502 E. Sprague Ave., Spokane Valley, 5 to 8 p.m., 928-9664, Charitydoyl@yahoo.com

Sept 20           

Holy Family Hospital Community Celebration, north parking lot, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., 474-2397

Sept 21           

Let’s Keep It Going Ceremony, Compassion Games, Center for Spiritual Living, 2825 E. 33rd Ave., 6 p.m., onepeacemanypaths@gmail.org

• People’s Climate March, starting at 5th and Browne in Spokane, 1:30 p.m., pjdruffel@yahoo.com.  Coincides with Global Climate March in New York as the United Nations discusses global climate issues.

 

Sept 22           

• Spokane Non-profit Fundraising 101, Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St.,  9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 928-9664, Charitydoyl@yahoo.com, thefamilyguide.org

Sept 23           

Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane (PJALS)Steering Committee, 35 W. Main, 5:30 p.m., 838-7870

Sept 24           

Native American Day of Reflection, Catherine Swan Reimer, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 448-1224, ihrc.org

•  Inland NW Death Penalty Abolition Group, 35 W. Main, 6 p.m., 838-7870

“Fiddler on the Roof,” Feed Spokane benefit, The Civic Theater, 7 p.m., Don Swanson, 435-5619, feedspokane.com

Sept 25           

Caring for Kids Luncheon, St. Anne’s Children and Family Center and Morning Star Boys’ Ranch, DoubleTree Hotel Downtown Spokane, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., 358-4254, catholiccharitiesspokane.org

Sept 25-27           

Greek Festival Dinner, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox, 1703 N. Washington, holytrinityspokane.org/festival.html

Sept 27           

2014 AIDS Walk, Spokane AIDS Network, Riverfront Park’s North Bank Shelter, 11 a.m., 455-8993, spokaneaids.org

•  PJALS Membership Meeting, 35 W. Main, 5:30 p.m., 838-7870

Sept. 30           

Dinner Conference on Islam, “Islam I: Arabia and Islam,” Fr. Patrick Baraza, IHRC, 6910 S. Ben Burr Rd., 448-1224

Oct 1            • Fig Tree Distribution, St. Mark’s Lutheran, 316 E. 24th, 9 a.m., 535-4112

Oct 2           

•  The Fig Tree Board, Emmanuel Family Life Center, 613 S. Richard Allen Ct., 1 p.m., 535-1813

Oct 3           

Into Africa Dinner and Auction, Partnering for Progress, Mirabeau Park Hotel, 5:30 p.m., 720-8408, intoafricaauction.org

Cardboard Box City - Family Promise of North Idaho
Fernan Elementary School, 520 N. 21st St., Coeur d'Alene benefits homeless children and families in North Idaho. To participate, sponsor, show support or volunteer, call Family Promise at 208-777-4190.
www.familypromiseni.org. OR  stop by Cardboard Box City on the evening of Oct. 3rd!

Oct 4           

Spokane Cluster Gathering, Faith Action Network, Location TBA, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., 206-624-9790

Oct 6-8           

•  2014 Turner Memorial Lecture, “Past and Future Church: From the Ends of the Earth to Our Doorstep,” the Rev. Michael Kinnamon and the Rev. Carol Howard Merritt, Englewood Christian Church, 511 N. 44th Ave., Yakima, 509-966-6550, englewoodchristianchurch.com

Oct 8           

“Home Grown Leaders,” Krista Foundation, 7:30 a.m., jessica@kristafoundation.org

Oct 9           

“People Who Care,” Transitions, 7:30 a.m. or noon, Red Lion Hotel at the Park, 328-6702

 

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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