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Calendar of Events
3/26/2014 11:46:19 AM

COMMUNITY EVENTS
March 31 to April 3 | Book fair 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Liberty Lake Elementary School, 23606 E. Boone Ave. The community is invited to a Scholastic Book Fair that will raise funds to purchase books for the school. An opening Family Fiesta from 4 to 7 p.m. March 31 will offer activities, food and piñatas as well as 25 percent off all purchases. 

April 2 & 8 | Series on Forgiveness 7 to 8:30 p.m., St. Joseph Church, 4521 N. Arden Road, Otis Orchards. Presented by Charles Finck, this series will deal with how to forgive with Christ as our model. For more: www.stjoeparish.org or 926-7133

April 5 | Clean Green Day 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., corner of Mission and Signal. The city of Liberty Lake and the Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District are sponsoring this event. Local residents are invited to bring yard waste including leaves, sticks and limbs, grass clippings and weeds (no dirt, rock, sod or garbage). For more: 755-6714

April 6 | Spaghetti dinner benefit 4 to 7 p.m., Opportunity Presbyterian Church, 202 N. Pines Road. Proceeds from this benefit will go to Shon Hartley who needs a bone marrow transplant to battle leukemia. Tickets are $10 for adults and $7 for children 12 and under; RSVP is requested. For more: 922-4570

April 10 | Organize Your Finances workshop Noon to 1 p.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. Join STCU experts for a free workshop to learn about the benefits of organization, bill-paying systems and record keeping. A light, complimentary lunch will be provided. To register or for more: 232-2510

April 14 | Arbor Day celebration 10:30 a.m., Pavillion Park. The public is invited for a program including the planting of a tree and seedlings presented to Liberty Lake Elementary students as part of the Fourth Grade Foresters USA Program. For more: www.libertylakewa.gov

April 14 | Relay for Life meeting 5:30 p.m., Liberty Lake Community Theatre, 22910 E. Appleway. Team captains are invited to meet at 5:30 p.m.; the planning committee will meet at 6 p.m. to plan for the July event. For more: www.facebook.com/libertylakerelay

April 17-29 | Shrine Circus Various times, Spokane Valley Mall. Tigers, elephants, acrobats, daredevils and clowns will perform in an old fashioned big top circus. General admission tickets start at $10. For more: www.elkatifshrinecircus.org or 747-0132

April 19 | Liberty Lake Easter Egg Hunt 11 a.m., Pavillion Park. Registration for the hunt, which is $3 or six plastic eggs filled with wrapped candy, will be 5 to 8 p.m. April 14 and 4 to 6 p.m. April 16 at Liberty Lake Municipal Library. To volunteer or for more: davis72205@hotmail.com

April 19 | Community Easter Egg Hunt 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Valley Real Life Church, 1831 S. Barker Road, Spokane Valley. This free family event will have inflatables, dunk tank, prize raffle, games, concessions and more. The egg hunt, for children up to 5th grade, starts at 12:30 p.m. For more: www.valleyreallife.org

April 20 | Easter

April 25 | Reigning Cats and Dogs auction 5:30 p.m., Spokane County Fair & Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. This auction will benefit the SCRAPS Hope Foundation Animal Medical Fund. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. For more: www.scrapshopefoundation.org

April 26-27 | Fair Trade Event 2 to 7 p.m. (Sat.) and 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (Sun.), St. Joseph Parish, 4521 N. Arden Road, Otis Orchards. Purchase unique items from around the world. For more: www.stjoeparish.org

April 26 | "A Time for Tea" Noon to 2 p.m., Meadowwood Technology Campus, 2100 N. Molter. Hosted by the Friends of the Liberty Lake Municipal Library, the event will feature a vintage theme with all profits benefitting the Liberty Lake Municipal Library. Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased at the library or by sending a check to FOLLML, P.O. Box 427, Liberty Lake, WA, 99019. For more: 315-4688

April 26 | Denim & Diamonds 5:30 p.m., Best Western's Coeur D'Alene Inn, 506 W. Appleway Ave., Coeur d'Alene. This fifth annual event is a fundraiser benefitting Liberty Lake-based Equine TLC. The evening will feature dinner, dancing, auctions and a diamond raffle. For tickets or more: www.equinetlc.org/denim_diamonds_event

Recurring/Upcoming
Friends of the Liberty Lake Municipal Library 4 p.m. the last Tuesday of every month, Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. 

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

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 Wednesdays of each month, Barlow's Restaurant, 1428 N. Liberty Lake Road. For more: 869-7657

Liberty Lake Municipal Library 23123 E. Mission Avenue. 4 p.m. Mondays, Lego club; 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, toddler/preschool story time; 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; 2 p.m. Saturdays, kids craft. For more: 232-2510

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

Senior Lunch programs 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday, Talon Hills Senior Complex, 24950 E. Hawkstone Loop. Seniors age 60 and older invited; recommended donation $3.50.

Spokane Valley Writer's Group 6 p.m. the first and third Thursdays of every month, Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. This supportive critique group welcomes adult writers. For more: 570-4440

MUSIC & THE ARTS
March 28-29 | Reader's Theatre: "Heidi" 7 p.m. (Friday) and 2 p.m. (Saturday),  Liberty Lake Community Theatre, 22910 E. Appleway Ave. Tickets are $5 per person (max of $20 per family). For more: www.libertylaketheatre.com or 342-2055

April 7-11 | Spring Break Theatre Camp 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Friday) and 2 p.m. (Saturday), Liberty Lake Community Theatre, 22910 E. Appleway Ave. Youth in grades 2 through 5 are invited to learn all aspects of theater including auditioning, costumes, makeup, choreography, blocking, lighting and sound, sets, props and more. The camp will end with a demonstration of what they have learned in a short production for families. Cost is $150. For more: www.libertylaketheatre.com

April 25 - May 4 | "The Masked Canary" Liberty Lake Community Theatre, 22910 E. Appleway Ave. This musical melodrama will run over two weekends.  Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for ages 5 to 12 and seniors and free for children under 5. For show times and more: www.libertylaketheatre.com or 342-2055

Recurring
Liberty Lake Art Society Third Wednesday of the month, various times and locations. Create, learn and explore new art avenues, as well as display, sell and network your art. No jurying board, no bylaws, no pressure. Work on projects to benefit Liberty Lake and surround communities. Dues are $10 per year, and you do not need to be a local resident to join. For more: 255-9600

Line Dancing 6 p.m. Saturdays, Lakeside Church, 23129 E. Mission Ave. For experienced line dancers. For more: 210-9779

CIVIC & BUSINESS
April 11 | Women Executives of Liberty Lake (WELL) 12:45 to 2 p.m., Liberty Lake Portal building, 23403 E. Mission Ave. Cindy Vanhoff with Reclaimed Spaces will be speaking on how to organize in time for summer. The group is also having a Bunco night 5:30 p.m. April 3 at The Pottery Bug in Otis Orchards. For more: www.womenexecutivesoflibertylake.com

April 18 | Business Connections Breakfast 7 to 9 a.m., Mirabeau Park Hotel, 110 N. Sullivan. Program: Tech/STEM Education. Cost is $25 for members and guests; $45 for non-members. For more: www.spokanevalleychamber.org

April 23 | Valley Chamber Empowerment Summit 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., Mirabeau Park Hotel & Convention Center, 1100 N. Sullivan, Spokane Valley. Program: "Making a Difference - Empowering You, Your Employees and Your Business." Cost is $95 per person. For more: www.spokanevalleychamber.org

May 1 | Salon Capello Aveda Hair Care anniversary event Salon Capello, 21950 E. Country Vista Drive, suite 300. The first 100 guests who come by the salon on this day will receive a free botanical treatment with their next service. For more: 924-2204

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

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

Liberty Lake Merchants Association 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Liberty Lake Portal, 23403 E. Mission Ave., Suite 120. Open to business professionals interested in promoting business in the Liberty Lake and Spokane Valley areas. For more: 323-8953

Liberty Lake Municipal Library board meeting 10:30 a.m. the first Thursday of each month, 23123 E. Mission Ave.

Liberty Lake Library Foundation meeting Noon the first Wednesday 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 meeting 4 p.m. on the second Monday of each month, 22510 E. Mission Ave. 

HEALTH & RECREATION
March 30 | Yoga for our Fallen Heroes 6 p.m., The Mat, 21651 E. Country Vista Dr. #B. All proceeds from this power yoga class will go toward the Fallen Heroes sign and plaque that will be dedicated during a May 26 ceremony at Pavillion Park. 

April 2 | Trailhead Ladies 9-Hole Golf Club meeting 7:45 a.m., Trailhead Golf Course. New members are welcome. Regular play days are Wednesday mornings through Oct. 1. For more: www.trailheadladies9.com 

April 2 & 8 | MeadowWood Ladies Club meetings 7:30 a.m. (2nd) and 6 p.m. (8th), MeadowWood Golf Course. The 18-hole club season opens with a continental breakfast, registration and golf on April 2. Those interested in starting an early afternoon/evening 9-hole club are invited to the meeting April 9. For more: 993-7561

April 5-6 | Eclipse Volleyball Tournament 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. For more: www.hubsportscenter.org

April 6 | Riverday School Volleyball Fundraiser 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. Cost is $30 per player, and all proceeds go to Riverday School, a K-6 non-profit school in Spokane. For more: www.hubsportscenter.org

April 7 | Spokane Valley Women's Evening Golf League start-up meeting 6 p.m., Liberty Lake Golf Course clubhouse. This 9-hole club plays Monday evenings. For more: spokanevalleywomensgolf@gmail.com

April 12-13 | Inland NW Klassic Volleyball Tournament 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. For more: www.hubsportscenter.org

April 19-20, 26-27 | Evergreen Region Championships Volleyball Tournament 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. The public is invited to watch various levels compete for an opportunity to represent the region at the national tournament. For more: www.evergreenregion.org

Recurring
Liberty Lake Running Club 6 p.m. Thursdays, Twisp Café & Coffee House, 23505 E. Appleway Ave. The club meets for a three-mile run weekly through October. 

Realistic Wellness 8:30 a.m. Saturdays, Lakeside Church, 23129 E. Mission Ave. This co-ed exercise class is for all levels. For more: 210-9779 

‘Run for the Son' registration open The cost to sign up for the 3.1-mile run/walk celebration of faith on May 24 at Rockin' B Ranch is $10. For more: www.libertycross.org

Spokane Valley Girls Softball Association registration open For ages 4 to 18 years old. For more: www.svgsa.com

Windermere Marathon registration open With routes from Liberty Lake to Riverfront Park, the sixth annual marathon and half marathon will take place June 1. For more: www.windermeremarathon.com

HUB Sports Center 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. Various classes, activities and events occur throughout the week including:

Badminton open gym: 7 to 9 p.m. Tues., $5/person
Basketball open gym: 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Tues., $4/person
Feet to Friends walking group: 9:30 to 11 a.m. Mon. and Thurs., $1/person
Kenpo Karate: 5:30 to 6:15 p.m., Mon. and Wed., $25/month
Pickleball drop-in:12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Mon. through Thurs.; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sun. $2/seniors ($4/non-seniors)
Wing Chun Kung Fu: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tues. and Thurs. Cost varies.
Zumba classes drop-in: 6 to 7 p.m. Mon.; 9 to 10 a.m. Sat.; $3/person
 

All calendar listings were provided to or gathered by Splash staff. If you would like your event considered for the community calendar, please submit information by the 15th of the month to calendar@libertylakesplash.com.

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