Wed. 6/4 Poetry Scribes of Spokane
Wed. 6/4 South Hill Community House Party
Thurs. 6/5 Public Speaking Class
Thurs. 6/5 Martial Arts Class
Thurs.6/5 South Perry Farmers’ Market
Fri. 6/6 First Friday
Fri. 6/6 Saving Private Ryan
Fri. 6/6 3 Minute Mic: Open Mic Poetry
Sat. 6/7 Spokane Area Swimming Clinic
Sat. 6/7 Lego Build Day
**ALL EVENTS ARE FREE UNLESS NOTED**
Wholesome poetry for ages 18 and older. Bring a favorite poem to read. Meetings are regularly held on the first Wednesday of each month, September-June .
Location: North Spokane Library, 44 E. Hawthorne Road
Buses: 25, 28
Contact Info: Call (509) 796-2180 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Community members and local social and economic justice organizations gather to learn where our 6th District legislators stand on key issues in the community.
Location: 5422 S. Garfield St
Buses: 43, 45, 94
5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Moonlighters Toastmasters hosts a 6-week course in public speaking for the novice speaker.
Location: Corbin Senior Center, 827 W. Cleveland Ave
Buses: 24, 26, 28
Contact Info: (509) 808-0467 or email email@example.com
Martial arts/self-defense classes offered every Tues and Thurs at 4:30pm for ages 4+. Free class trials offered.
Location: Integrity Martial Arts, 2727 N. Madelia St
Buses: 22, 27
Contact Info: (509) 979-9174
3 – 7 pm
Thursday Market in the South Perry District features over 20 local vendors offering fruit, vegetables, flowers, meat, honey, herbs and eggs grown by local farmers; a variety of artisan prepared foods and handcrafted goods, as well as ready to eat foods. The market is held every Thursday from May 17 to October 25 in the parking lot in front of The Shop from 3-7 pm. The Market also operates in winter months across the street at The Buddhio yoga studio at 915 S Perry.
Location: The Shop, 924 S. Perry St.
Bus Routes: 45
Contact Info: (509) 879-1826
5 – 8 pm
Local galleries and businesses display new artwork for the month of June. Locations throughout downtown Spokane and beyond. Event map and descriptions at Inlander.com/FirstFriday.
A special showing of the film in remembrance of D-Day, June 6, 1944.
Location: South Hill Library, 3324 S Perry St, Spokane
Contact Info: Call (509) 444-5331
Here’s your chance! Come read your latest poem, one of your favorites or just support those who do. Chris Cook will host and Kris Dinnison will be our guest reader for “Remember the Word”.
Location: Auntie’s Bookstore, 402 W. Main Ave., Spokane, WA
Contact Info: (509) 838-0206 or firstname.lastname@example.org
9 am – 10 am
USA Swimming-certified coaches provide individual swimming stroke analysis, stroke theory, tips and more. June 6, June 28 and Aug. 9 from 9-10 am.
(This is not swim lessons, participants must be able to swim freestyle (face in water) for 50 meters (the long length of the pool).
Location: Mission Park. 1208 E. Mission Ave
Buses: 24, 26, 28, 39, 60
Contact Info: (509) 625-6200
Bring the family as the traveling Lego Build Day stops at each Spokane County Library throughout 2014. Drop in for an hour or all day. Enjoy some snacks and build to your heart’s content. Your awesome creations will be on display at that library for the month. Then they will be dismantled and the Legos shipped off to the next library for their Lego Build Day. All ages welcome, but children and six and younger should be accompanied by an adult.
Location: Moran Prairie Library, 6004 S. Regal St.
Contact Info: (509) 893-8340 or email email@example.com
11 am – 4 pm
Community street carnival with slides, obstacle course, games, arts/crafts, and more; games are priced 25 cents-$1.
Location: Trinity Catholic School, 1306 W. Montgomery Ave.
Buses: 24, 26, 28
Contact Info: (509) 327-9369
The award-winning author celebrates Father’s Day and the release of his new children’s book, “Bad Dad,” with a book reading and signing.
Location: Auntie’s Bookstore, 402 W. Main Ave
Contact Info: (253) 509-838-0206