Free Community Events 8/6 – 8/12

Thurs. 8/6 Browne’s Addition Summer Concert Series

Thurs. 8/6 100 Hours of Camp Fire

Thurs. 8/6 Movies at the Market

Fri. 8/7 Summer Horse and Carriage Rides

Fri. 8/7 Radical Rick: Downtown Library

Sat. 8/8 Family Storytime: South Hill

Sat. 8/8 Happy Birthday Harry Potter Party

Sat. 8/8 Carnival In Cannon Park

Tues. 8/12 Family Storytime: People in our Neighborhood

Tues. 8/12 Computer Basics: South Hill Library

Browne’s Addition Summer Concert Series

Aug. 7, Nobody Famous (rock & roll classics); Aug. 14, Sidetrack (rock); Aug. 21, Hot Club of Spokane (swing jazz); Aug. 28, Kari Marguerite and the 76th (jazz).

When: 6-8 p.m.

Where: Coeur d’ Alene Park, Browne’s Addition

Buses: 60,61

Contact Info: (971) 275-7577

100 Hours of Camp Fire

Guests include Spokane Shock, Spokane Indians, Gonzaga University, Miss Spokane Scholarship Pageant Organization, and more. We will feature a huge fire pit, Camp Fire S’mores & banana boats made with our famous Camp Fire Mints & Almond Rocas, kids crafts, dunk tank, car shows, Camp Fire sing-a-along sung every night 5:30-7 p.m., and nightly concerts at 7 p.m., as well as many other activities. Concerts by Cheryl Branz, Maxie Ray Mills, Lacey Ryan. Camp Fire Candy will be available for purchase. camp fire Where: Wandermere West Shopping Center, 12400 N. Division Street Bus Route: 25 Contact Info: (509) 747-6191

Movies at the Market

Thursday night movies at the Market. “Napoleon Dynamite”, Aug. 7 at dusk; “How to Train your Dragon”, Aug. 14 at dusk; “Ferngully”, Aug. 21 at dusk; “Star Trek”, Aug. 28 at dusk; and “The Princess Bride”, Sept. 4, at dusk. Where: Rocket Market, 726 E. 43rd Ave., Spokane, WA Bus Route: 43 Contact Info: (509) 343-2253

Summer Horse and Carriage Rides

Every Friday in July and August, 5-9 p.m. The rides are first come, first serve. No reservations are required. Each guest will receive a complimentary flower from Peters and Sons Floral as they enjoy the summer sights of Downtown Spokane and the clip-clop of the horse hooves as they tour Downtown in style. Sponsored by Spokane Teachers Credit Union. When: 5 p.m.-9 p.m. Where: Main Ave. and Wall St.

Radical Rick: Downtown Library

Join Radical Rick as he explores and explains the world of science with exciting experiments. There’s always a lot of oohs and aahs at Radical Rick’s presentations but there’s also a lot of knowledge! When: 2 p.m. Where: Spokane Public Library – Downtown , 906 W. Main Ave. Contact Info: (509) 444-5300 Website:

Family Storytime: South Hill

Storytime for the whole family. When: 10 am Where: South Hill Library, 3324 S. Perry St., Spokane, WA Bus Route: 43, 44 Contact Info: (509) 444-5385

Happy Birthday Harry Potter Party

It’s that time of year again, when the spirit of the season fills our hearts with a love for our fellow Muggle, Witch or Wizard. Don your dress robes and crack open some butterbeer, because it is time for a party. Whether you have old stories like these or are just making some now, join us to celebrate. Enjoy food, games and prizes! When: 11 a.m. Where: Auntie’s Bookstore, Children’s Section, 402 W. Main Ave., Spokane, WA Contact Info: (509) 838-0206

Carnival In Cannon Park

Hosted by Grace Church Spokane, there will be carnival games, bouncy houses, and so much more! Car Wash will be available at West Central Community Center, come join us for free snacks, entertainment, and loads of fun! When: 1-2:30 p.m. Where: 1511 N. Elm St Bus Route: 21, 22, 23 Contact Info: (509) 822-7646

Family Storytime: People in our Neighborhood

Come hear stories about firefighters, police and other neighborhood heroes! Bring your beach chairs, towels or blankets to sit on, because we’ll be outside. When: 6:30 p.m. Where: Hillyard Library, 4005 N. Cook St. Bus Route: 20, 27 (27 has least amount of walking) Contact Info: (509) 444-5380

Computer Basics: South Hill Library

Learn basic information about computers and have opportunities to practice what you learn. Learn about using a mouse and a keyboard and how to use Microsoft Windows-based programs. Must pre-register.

When: 1 p.m.

Location: South Hill Library, 3324 S. Perry St., Spokane, WA

Buses: 43, 44

Contact Info: (509) 444-5385