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Calendar of events
11/7/2012 10:07:02 AM


Nov. 8 | Ladies Nite Out
Mirabeau Park Hotel, 1100 N. Sullivan Road, Spokane Valley. $50 ticket includes hors d'oeuvres, wine, and the opportunity to bid on a selection of items, experiences and services to benefit Spokane Valley Partners. Table sponsors and donors also sought. For more: or 927-1153, ext. 13

Nov. 9 | Veterans Day Assembly 1:30 p.m. Liberty Lake Elementary School, 23606 E. Boone Avenue. Veterans invited for event to honor them while teaching students about the national holiday. For more: 228-4300

Nov. 10 | 20th Annual Beach and Leaf Pick-up 8 a.m. until finished for customers living in Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District boundaries. Free annual event will pick up leaves, yard/garden vegetation, weeds, algae, pine needles, grass clippings and other similar materials left in front of residences. No rocks, stumps, roots, trees, sod or shrubs. All material must be bagged or contained for easy loading by crews. For more: 922-5443

Nov. 10 | Food Drive 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Safeway, 1233 N. Liberty Lake Road. Liberty Lake Youth Commission food drive benefits 2nd Harvest Food Bank.


Friends of the Liberty Lake Municipal Library
6 p.m. the last Tuesday of every month, 23123 E. Mission Avenue.


Kiwanis Club of Liberty Lake 6:45 a.m. Wednesdays, Liberty Lake City Hall, 22510 E. Country Vista Drive. For more:

Liberty Lake Centennial Rotary Club Noon Thursdays, Meadowwood Technology Campus Liberty Room, 2100 N. Molter Road

Liberty Lake Lions Club Noon on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month, Barlow's Restaurant, 1400 N. Meadowwood Lane. For more: 927-2193 or

Liberty Lake Municipal Library 23123 E. Mission Avenue. 10:15 a.m. Fridays, baby lapsit story time; 11 a.m. Friday, toddler/preschool story time and songs; 1 p.m. Fridays, story time and crafts for preschoolers; 10:30 a.m. Saturdays, Knitting Club; 10:30 a.m. Saturdays, computer classes; 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, toddler/preschool story time. For more: 232-2510

Liberty Lake Toastmasters 5:45 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at the Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District building, 22510 E. Mission Avenue. For more: 208-765-8657

Senior Lunch programs 11 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at Liberty Lake City Hall, 22710 E. Country Vista Drive, and 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at Talon Hills Senior Complex, 24950 E. Hawkstone Loop. Seniors age 60 and older invited; recommended donation $3.50.


Nov. 10-11 | University High School Craft Fair
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, University High School, 12420 E. 32nd Ave., Spokane Valley. $2 ticket benefits U-High band; children under 14 free.


Nov. 8 | Great Harvest Bread Co.
Open House 5 to 7 p.m. 21651 E. Country Vista Drive. Free samplings of new holiday products at this shopping event. For more: 891-9336

Nov. 8 | Organize Your Finances workshop 5:15 to 6:30 p.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. Join Spokane Teachers Credit Union at this free event to learn about efficient bill-paying systems, record keeping and what you need in case of disaster. A light, complimentary dinner will be provided. For more: 232-2510

Nov. 9 | WELL meeting 12:45 p.m. networking, 1 p.m. program, 22510 E. Mission Ave. Monthly meeting of Women Executives of Liberty Lake will feature Julie Sheldon, co-founder of Inland NW Baby. For more:

Nov. 10| Spokane Cork and Keg Festival 7 to 10 p.m., Mirabeau Park Hotel, 1100 N. Sullivan Road, Spokane Valley. Hundreds of wines and microbrews plus hors d'oeuvres prepared by the Inland Northwest Culinary Academy. Live music by the Martini Brothers. Must be 21 to attend.  Tickets are $45 in advance at or Eau de Vie Wine Shoppe, 21718 E. Mission Ave., or $50 at the door. For more: 467-7744

Nov. 15 | Do-it-Herself Workshop: Christmas Décor 6:30 to 8 p.m., Hope Depot, 21701 E. Country Vista Drive. Build an interior two-tiered wreath chandelier, a wreath duo for an exterior door, an exterior lighted snowflake or create hand-crafted holiday décor accents. For more:


Central Valley School Board
6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of each month, CVSD administration building, 19307 E. Cataldo, Spokane Valley

- Regular meeting on Nov. 12 has been moved to 7 p.m. Nov. 13. It will include a public hearing on vacant CVSD property adjacent to Liberty Lake Elementary School

Liberty Lake City Council 7 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of each month, City Hall, 22710 E. Country Vista Drive

- Special meeting will be held on Nov. 13

Liberty Lake Municipal Library Board 6:30 p.m. the first Thursday of each month, 23123 E. Mission Ave.

Liberty Lake Planning Commission
4 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month, City Hall, 22710 E. Country Vista Drive

Liberty Lake SCOPE 6:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month, City Hall, 22710 E. Country Vista Drive

Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District Board 4 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month, 22510 E. Mission Ave.

- November meeting schedule has been amended to 4 p.m. Nov. 9 and Nov. 14 to review applications and then interview candidates, respectively, for open commissioner position


Nov. 22 | Turkey Trot
8 a.m., Palenque Mexican Restaurant, 1102 N. Liberty Lake Road. Fun run hosted by Liberty Lake Running Club. For more:

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