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EVENTS | CALENDAR

BENEFIT

PARTY ON THE PRAIRIE An event in honor of Sheldon Maul, featuring carnival games, face painting, live music, a magic show, petting zoo and more to raise money for All Heart Infusion’s Charity Care Program. May 25, 11 am-4 pm. Varies. Moran Prairie Grange, 6006 S. Palouse Hwy. allheartinfusion.org MY ROAD LEADS HOME: A DOCUMENTARY SERIES ON HOMELESSNESS A new project on homelessness; the first hour-long film in the series focuses on the Spokane Homeless Connect, an outreach event in January. May 30, 6:30 pm. $0-$18. Downtown Spokane Library, 906 W. Main. spokanelibrary.org UPSCALE SALE Spokane Symphony Associates’ 11th Annual benefit event offers fine china, framed prints/art, home decor, silver flatware and serving pieces, antiques, furniture and more. May 30 ($5 admission) from 5-7 pm, May 31 and June 1 from 8 am-5 pm, June 2 from 10 am-5 pm. At 2512 E. 29th Ave. (458-8733) VOLUN-YOGA W/ THE UNION Join the Kitchen at Second Harvest for a night of food-packing fun and yoga led by The Union with snacks to follow. May 30, 5:308 pm. $25. Second Harvest Food Bank, 1234 E. Front. secondharvestkitchen.org

COMEDY

2.0PEN MIC Local comedy night hosted by Ken McComb. Thursdays, from 8-10 pm. Free. The District Bar, 916 W. First Ave. facebook.com/districtbarspokane/ GUFFAW YOURSELF! Open mic comedy night hosted by Casey Strain; Thursdays at 10 pm. Free. Neato Burrito, 827 W. First Ave. (509-847-1234) THE REAL ___S OF ___VILLE Join the BDT for an all-improvised parody of reality show life, luxury and self-indulgence. Rated for general audiences. Fridays at 7:30 pm, May 10-June 14. $8. Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland. (747-7045) STAND-UP COMEDY Live comedy featuring established and up-and-coming local comedians. Fridays at 8 pm. No cover. Red Dragon Chinese, 1406 W. Third Ave. reddragondelivery.com STEVE-O Steve-O (a.k.a. Stephen Glover) is a household name and it all started when he began producing homemade videos of dangerous stunts mixed with comical behavior. May 24 and 25 at 7:30 and 10:30 pm. $25-$50. Spokane Comedy Club, 315 W. Sprague. spokanecomedyclub.com (318-9998) SAFARI The BDT’s version of “Whose Line,” a fast-paced short-form improv show with a few twists added. Rated for mature audiences. Fridays at 7:30 pm. $8. Blue Door Theatre, 815 W. Garland Ave. bluedoortheatre.com (747-7045) THE SOCIAL HOUR COMEDY SHOWCASE Featuring comics from the Northwest and beyond, and hosted by Deece Casillas. Sundays, from 8-9:30 pm. Free. The Ridler Piano Bar, 718 W. Riverside Ave. socialhourpod.com (509-822-7938)

COMMUNITY

GARDEN BROS CIRCUS The show features three rings and performers from 22 countries, including horse riders, aerial artists, contortionists, motorcycles, clowns, jugglers and more. May 23, 4:30 & 7:30 pm. $18. Kibbie Activity Center, 1000 Stadium Dr. gardenbroscircus.com

KHQ/WORKSOURCE JOB FAIR Spokane’s largest annual hiring event, presented by KHQ, WorkSource Spokane, the Spokane Workforce Council, and BECU. May 23, 11 am-2 pm. Free for job seekers, $150/ employers. Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. jobfairspokane.com (532-3120) STROKE SCREENINGS & PREVENTION EDUCATION Learn more about what you can do to help prevent stroke, and the many local resources available to you during recovery. Includes free blood pressure checks, carotid screenings and other educational info. May 23, 10 am-2 pm and May 28, 10 am-2 pm. Free. St. Luke’s Rehabilitation Institute, 711 S. Cowley. Providence.org/StrokeAwareness THURSDAY EVENING SWING Weekly swing dance classes and dances, with a dance lesson at 7 pm followed by social dancing from 8-10 pm. No partner necessary. Thursdays at 7 pm. $8/$12. Woman’s Club of Spokane, 1428 W. Ninth. strictlyswingspokane.com (838-5667) A WALK THROUGH POVERTY A 30-minute documentary and accompanying art exhibit by artist Cameron Day exploring the plight and complexity of poverty in the Inland Northwest. May 10-24 (open daily). Free. North Spokane Library, 44 E. Hawthorne Rd. scld.org (893-8350) DROP IN & RPG If you’ve ever been curious about role-playing games, join us to experience this unique form of gameplaying, and build a shared narrative using cooperative problem solving, exploration, imagination, and rich social interaction. Held on the second and fourth Friday of the month, from 4-7 pm. Free. Spark Central, 1214 W. Summit Pkwy. spark-central.org (509-279-0299) DANCE INTO SUMMER Includes a beginning waltz lesson followed by general dancing, refreshments, door prizes, ice breakers and more. May 25, 7 pm. $5-$9. Sandpoint Community Hall, 204 S. First Ave. usadancesandpoint.org EXPLORE HAYSTACK HEIGHTS COHOUSING Imagine living in a neighborhood where you know your neighbors, kids can grow up in a stimulating, nurturing environment, and you can age in place surrounded by people who look out for you. Learn more at this open house session. May 25, 1-2:30 pm. Free. Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St. haystackheights.com (893-8340) ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKE BREAKFAST An all-you-can-eat buffet of pancakes, sausage, eggs and drinks. Cash or check. May 26, 8-11 am. $3.50-$5. Green Bluff Grange, 9809 Green Bluff Rd. greenbluffgrowers.com (979-2607) HERITAGE GARDENS TOUR Step back in time and experience this unique garden as it looked in 1915. Learn about the discovery of this lost garden, the carefully planned restoration and the two influential families of early Spokane who made this their backyard. May 26, 11 am-noon. Free. Moore-Turner Heritage Gardens, 507 W. Seventh. heritagegardens.org SUNDAY FUNDAY AT RIVERFRONT Play a sidewalk game, board games or get creative with crafts from Tomato Street Downtown in the Looff Carrousel. Sundays from 1-3 pm through May 26. Riverfront Park, 507 N. Howard. (625-6600) MAGICAL MONDAYS Cecil’s Magic has been thrilling audiences in the Northwest for over 25 years with his unique style of magic. Mondays from 3:30-4:30 pm through May. At the Looff Carrousel. Free. Riverfront Park, 507 N. Howard St. bit.ly/2UfOIfe (625-6600)

DOLLARS & SENSE: NAVIGATING YOUR CREDIT WORLD Learn how to get free access to and understand your credit report in this workshop from SNAP Spokane. May 28, 6-8 pm. Free. North Spokane Library, 44 E. Hawthorne Rd. scld. evanced.info/signup/Calendar FOUND ON THE AVE Join Sprague Union District retailers in a district-wide sidewalk sale shopping event. May 31 and June 1 from 10 am-5 pm. Free. Sprague Union District, 2400-1600 E. Sprague. bit. ly/30BoT9B MEGA GARAGE SALE Tables and rooms are filled typical and above average garage sale “stuff” and specialty items, including jewelry, boutique items, high quality furniture and household goods. May 31 and June 1 from 9 am-4pm. Southside Community Center, 3151 E. 27th Ave. southsidescc.org (535-0803) LILAC CITY COMICON The 13th annual comicon is largest comic book & pop culture convention in Eastern Washington. This year’s lineup features special guests Chris Kattan (SNL), Hacksaw Jim Duggan (WWF) and Randy Havens (Stranger Things), along with over 250 exhibitors selling comics, toys, collectibles, art, games, clothing and more. June 1 from 10 am-6 pm and June 2 from 10 am-4 pm. $18/Sat; $13/Sun; $5/kids. Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. lilaccitycomicon.webs.com

FESTIVAL

DAYTON DAYS PARADE & ACTIVITIES Travel to Dayton, Washington, to watch a parade with regional fair court royalty and local organizations, then stay to enjoy activities throughout town. Additional activities include: children’s activities and free dutch oven lunch at the Boldman House Museum; Pacific Science Center Exhibit and space-themed virtual reality event at the Dayton Memorial Library; Summer market opening with a chuck wagon lunch and more. May 25, 10 am-9 pm. Dayton, Wash. bit.ly/2JL91vz

FILM

BE NATURAL: THE UNTOLD STORY OF ALICE GUY-BLACHE A documentary film about Alice Guy-Blache, who pioneered the movie business in 1894 and made 1,000 movies over her career. May 23 at 25 at 7 pm, May 24 at 5 pm, May 26 at 3 pm. $5-$8. Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. panida.org (208-255-7801) STORM BOY Michael Kingley recalls memories of his childhood when as a boy he rescued and raised an extraordinary, orphaned pelican, Mr. Percival. PG. May 23-26, times vary. $5-$8. Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. panida.org US Haunted by an unexplainable and unresolved trauma from her past and compounded by a string of eerie coincidences, Adelaide feels her paranoia elevate to high-alert as she grows increasingly certain that something bad is going to befall her family. May 24-26, times vary. $7. The Kenworthy, 508 S. Main. kenworthy.org BAD MOVIE MARATHON Join the Kenworthy for bad movies all day. Includes complimentary breakfast, lunch and dinner, rounds of trivia and bad movies. Through donations, this event helps the theater replace its 30-year-old chairs. May 27, 9 pm. By donation. The Kenworthy, 508 S. Main St. kenworthy.org A PRAYER FOR COMPASSION This documentary strives to inspire those already on a religious or spiritual path to expand

their circle of compassion to embrace all life, regardless of species, and make choices in alignment with this value. In the SFCC SUB. May 30, 6-8 pm. Free. Spokane Falls Community College, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Dr. bit.ly/2VHigPs ANIMATION SHOW OF SHOWS The 20th annual Animation Show of Shows includes 15 memorable and beautiful animated, international films. Not rated. May 31 at 5:30 pm, June 1-2 at 3:30 pm, also June 1 at 7:30 pm. $5-$8. Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. panida.org NY CAT & DOG FILM FESTIVALS Programs (2 hrs. each) screen back-to-back with an intermission between. The cat film festival is at 1 pm, with the dog film festival at 3:30 pm. A portion of proceeds support the Spokane Humane Society, which is on site to answer questions about adopting, fostering and volunteering. June 1. $9/program. Magic Lantern, 25 W. Main. magiclanternonmain.com

FOOD

CRAFTS, DRAFTS & FACTS: THAT’S A WEED?! Learn how to identify, control and manage regional noxious and invasive weeds, and sample some tasty ways to use local weed species in several dishes, including dandelion pesto, sauteed cattail shoots and spring weedy salad. This event supports the Palouse Land Trust. May 23, 5:30 pm. $27.24. Rants & Raves Brewery, 308 N. Jackson St., Moscow. palouselandtrust.org SCOTCH & CIGARS Select a flight of whiskey, scotch or bourbon paired with a recommended cigar during an event on the outdoor patio. Thursdays from 6-10 pm. $15-$25. Prohibition Gastropub, 1914 N. Monroe. facebook.com/Prohibition. Gastropub.Spokane1 BRENNA: A STEWARDSHIP RED RELEASE PARTY Celebrate the release of the new Brenna A Red Ale with food from Mixed Plate Food Truck (4-8 pm), music from Upriver Drive and Nick Grow (4-7:30 pm). Includes a raffle and auction with proceeds supporting efforts to help find a cure for ALS. May 24, 4 pm. Free. Big Barn Brewing Co., 16004 N. Applewood Ln. facebook.com/BodaciousBerriesFruitsAndBrews FRIDAY NIGHT FLIGHTS Featuring family-friendly trivia from Bent Trivia and beer flights from local breweries. Participants receive half-off rides on the SkyRide. Fridays from 5-8 pm through May. $5 flights. Riverfront Park, 507 N. Howard St. bit.ly/2HKsdsS WINE RELEASE & BARREL TASTING Sample the latest release of China Bend’s Organic Unsulfited Wines. Explore the secrets of the cellar with samples of wines aging in the barrels paired with hor d’oeuvres. May 25-27 from 12-5 pm. Free. China Bend Winery, 3751 Vineyard Way. chinabend.com (732-6123) SIP & SAMPLE The market’s weekly afternoon tasting, featuring 1-2 wines and something to munch on. Saturdays from noon-4 pm. Petunias Marketplace, 2010 N. Madison St. petuniasmarket.com MIMOSA SUNDAY BRUNCH SERIES Chef Steven and team create a buffet brunch to pair with a mimosa bar offering a variety of choices. Sundays at 9 am and 10:30 am through May 26. $20. Nectar Catering and Events, 120 N. Stevens. nectarcateringandevents.com (290-5182) LATAH CREEK WINE DINNER Enjoy 5 courses from Remington’s paired with wines from Latah Creek, including a 2016 Maywine paired with caprese skew-

ers to 2017 Huckleberry d’Latah paired with lavender-infused panna cotta with caramelized huckleberries. May 28, 6 pm. $42-$45. Spokane Airport Ramada Inn, 8909 W. Airport Dr. (509-838-5211) LITTLE CHEF’S COOKING CLASS A fun introduction to cooking. May 28, 6 pm. $20. Main Market Co-Op, 44 W. Main Ave. mainmarket.coop (509-458-2667) HEALTHY DINNER IN 30 MINUTES Learn to prepare a healthy and balanced meal for four in 30 minutes or less. Class covers three different entrees, starch side dishes, as well as vegetables. Two salad recipes also included. May 30, 6-8 pm. $59. Spokane Community College, 1810 N. Greene St. (279-6030) VEGAN COOKING 101 Glorious Artisan Bakery owner Leo Walters shares his favorite plant-based recipes. At the end of the evening, you’ll take home samples of several vegan cheeses, as well recipes. May 30, 5:30-7 pm. $30. Glorious Artisan Bakery, 1516 W. Riverside. howglorious. com/vegan-cooking-101

MUSIC

COEUR D’ALENE CHARTER ACADEMY: BACH TO ROCK The Academy presents its season finale concert with performances by the orchestra, band and jazz students, featuring a wide range of music and showmanship. May 23, 6-8 pm. Free. Schuler Performing Arts Center, 1000 W. Garden Ave. CdaCharter.org THE M SHOW NO. 2 The M Show’s Percussion Edition, hosted by Spokane Symphony concertmaster Mateusz Wolski, with special guest, boxer Chauncey Welliver, The Hillyard Hammer. This edition focuses on all things percussion, with scientific, musical and comedic exploration of instruments that crash, bang, beat, strike and knock. May 23-24 at 8 pm. $25-$60. Washington Cracker Co. Building, 304 W. Pacific. spokanesymphony.org THE NINE PINT COGGIES The Inland Northwest Scottish fiddle band is at Art Spirit Gallery for a rousing evening, performing favourite tunes from Scotland, Ireland and the Celtic countries. May 23, 7:30-9:15 pm. $10. Art Spirit Gallery, 415 Sherman Ave. (208-771-2912) BROADWAY & SYMPHONY ON A BOAT An evening lake cruise performance from Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre actors accompanied by the Coeur d’Alene Symphony. May 24, 5:30-8:30 pm. $40. cdasummertheatre.com RESURRECTION RECORDS 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTIES! A two-day music event. Lineup as follows. May 24: Jenny Don’t And The Spurs (Portland!), Pine League, Silver Treason, Ex-Pets, Wool Eyes. May 25: Dreckig (Portland!), Dry Wedding (Portland!), Runaway Octopus, Maidenhair. Shows start at 9 pm both nights. May 24, 9-11:59 pm and May 25, 9-11:59 pm. $12/$20. Berserk, 125 S. Stevens St. bit.ly/2Hn8myA GREAT SCOTT: A CELEBRATION OF SCOTT JOPLIN Richard Dowling, piano, presents a program of Scott Joplin’s famous Ragtime music. May 25, 7:30 pm. $16.52-$42.39. Barrister Winery, 1213 W. Railroad. nwbachfest.com INNER FLAME: FEMALE JAZZ COMPOSERS A Presentation of female jazz composers including Jenny Kellogg, Alison Poteracke, Kate Skinner, Jessika Smith, Lauren McKinley and Rachel Bade-McMurphy. May 25, 6 pm. $10-$15. Bridge Press Cellars, 39 W. Pacific. imaginejazz. org (838-7815)

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