Riverfront Park Job Fair – Saturday, February 6th

The City of Spokane Parks and Recreation Department is holding its’ 24th Annual Job Fair on February 6, 2016, in the IMAX Theatre main pavilion area from 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

This City of Spokane Parks and Recreation Department Job Fair will provide information on 200+ spring and summer positions at Riverfront Park, Manito Park Bench Café, Merkel Sports Complex and the City’s Aquatic Centers.

Read more about the positions available at: Riverfront Park Job Fair


Spokane Homeless Connect – January 19

Spokane’s 2016 Homeless Connect will be taking place from 10AM-3PM on Tuesday, January 19th at The Salvation Army’s Community Center, located at 223 E. Nora Ave. STA Buses #25 and #27 serve the location.

Services available include:

  • Free Meals
  • DSHS Services
  • Family Services
  • Veteran Services
  • Medical Screenings
  • Clothing
  • Food Bank
  • Housing Services
  • Veterinary Care for Pets, and more

Check out the flyer for more information: 2016 Homeless Connect Poster

Spokane Housing Authority Lottery Opening January 19th, 2016

Pre-applications will only be available online beginning at 12:00 A.M. on January 19th through 3 P.M. on January 21st 2016 through a link at http://www.spokanehousing.org

If you need additional assistance in applying online:

Visit SHA at 55 West Mission during regular lobby hours (8:30 to 4:00 Tuesday, Thursday, and 1:00 to 4:00 on Wednesday).

Visit the Spokane Housing Authority’s booth at Homeless Connect on January 19th.

Printable Flyer: 2016 SHA lottery waitlist

Holiday Turkey Bingo at East Central Community Center

Event Flyer: Turkey Bingo

There will be a Holiday Turkey BINGO event (open at no cost to all families) at East Central Community Center (500 S. Stone Street, Spokane, WA 99202) this Friday, December 18th  from 6p-8p (Doors open at 5:30p).  This event is sponsored by Better Health Together, Amerigroup, Community Health Plan of WA, Coordinated Care, and Molina Healthcare.  There will be a resource fair with various community agencies, free haircuts, snacks, food demonstrations and distribution by WSU Food Sense and 2nd Harvest Food Bank, pictures with Santa and BINGO – winners win a turkey!