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Nov
14
Thu
Souport The End of Homelessness
Nov 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

SAVE THE DATE:
Enjoy 45+ different soups prepared and served by local businesses and organizations. Peoples’s Choice, Chef’s Choice and Best Booth Trophies. All proceeds will support the St. Vincent de Paul Winter Warming Centers.
Email andrea@stvincentdepaulcda.org for more information on becoming a Soup Chef.
Tickets will be $15 per person and available starting October 1st. Donations will also be accepted at the event: blankets, sleeping bags, socks, gloves and sweatshirts.

Nov
15
Fri
Monday Painters Group Opening & Exhibition @ The Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Come meet this accomplished group of painters and enjoy their work! The Monday Painters are a Hayden based group studying realistic drawing and painting styles under classical realism painter Joe Kronenberg.

The Monday Painters Group Exhibition runs Nov 15 – Dec 2, 2019 at The Jacklin Arts Center, 405 N William Street, Post Falls, ID.

The Opening Reception is Nov 15, 6-7:30 pm in the Gallery, with hors d’ ouvres and live music.

The paintings will be on view in The Jacklin’s Gallery 10 am – 2 pm daily.

Contact the JAC at 208-457-8950 www.thejacklincenter.org

Nov
16
Sat
Dirty Bird Trail Run @ McEuen Park
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Welcome to our 8th Annual Dirty Bird Trail Run.
***Please read***

This is an impromptu trail run for a good cause. We will be collecting food and donation for Children’s Village, Inc.
* Please park on the east side of McEuen Park (City Hall Parking lot) I will have my van and you can drop off your donation there. I will have the back doors open for your donation.
***LET’S FILL THE VAN UP!!!!
The run will start at the McEuen Park Band Shell. From band shell we will run to the 3rd street entrance and run around Tubbs Hill (counter clock wise) and back to the band shell. This is a fun run, all we ask for is a donation for Children’s Village from their needs list.
Route: 2.5(ish) mile trail run (course will be marked)
* After the run we can warm up at
Evans brothers coffee.

After swing by Fleet Feet Coeur d’ Alene and pick up some gear… you deserve it!

For more information contact Dave Dutro 208-457-2726

Here are some detail on what the Children’s village is in need of.
https://m.facebook.com/notes/childrens-village-inc/november-2017-needs-list/1357365987706011

Open Your Purse for the Kids @ The Coeur d'Alene Resort
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Bring your girlfriends and join us! We have an amazing collection of gently used purses, handbags and wallets for you to purchase! Join us at the Coeur d’Alene Shops to support families in our community! We have an incredible selection of gently used purses, handbags, wallets and accessories to choose from! Many are your favorite designer pieces! All proceed benefit the grief support and child safety program of Inland Northwest SIDS Foundation. We are still needing donations – please call or text Liz 208-557-4371 to donate.

$10 Bag Sale For Charity @ Boys and Girls Club of Kootenai County
Nov 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

This event hosted by Beau Monde Exchange has raised over $95,000 for local charities over the past 12 years. We fill the gymnasium with items that people have marked to donate if we were not able to take them at the Exchange. With help from volunteers we fill the gymnasium in somewhat organized piles and provide 13 gallon kitchen size garbage bags for you to stuff for only $10 a piece. If you’d like to beat the crowds and show up at 3:30, you can pay $20 cash at the door which does not include any bags. This is a cash only event so be sure to get some cash before you come. Some of the charities that have been included over the years are, CASA, Children’s Village, Union Gospel Mission, St. Vincent’s, Womens Center, North Idaho Youth Ranch, Newby-Ginnings, Humane Society, Relatives as Parents, Local Foster Care Support Groups, Lake City Food Bank, Father’s Market, We’ve Got Stuff, Strong Families through Youth Sports, Camp Journey, Camp Kaniksu, Goodwill, Arc, etc!!

Nov
20
Wed
Free Thanksgiving Dinner @ Boys & Girls Club of Kootenai County
Nov 20 @ 7:30 pm – 7:45 pm

We’re hosting our 4th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner for all Club members and their families. Join us for a free family night!

Nov
28
Thu
8th Annual Turkey Trot @ The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Center
Nov 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Thanksgiving is about family so bring your whole family for some family fun! 5k, 10k and 1 mile run/walk options. Strollers and dogs are welcome. Hot cider and raffle items. Proceeds benefit the warming house. Bring cups of soup, coffee, creamer, sugar, hand warmers or socks and get a raffle ticket for each item. go to https://runsignup.com/Race/ID/CoeurdAlene/TurkeyTrotCdA or pick up an application at Fleet Feet, CdA.

Nov
29
Fri
Kootenai Health Foundation Festival of Trees @ Various
Nov 29 – Dec 2 all-day

Friday, November 29

Opening Night Friday d’Lights, 5-8 p.m.

Christmas officially arrives in Coeur d’Alene the day after Thanksgiving. Join us as we ring in the 2019 holiday season with the first opportunity to view the Festival of Trees displays. Bring your family and friends to enjoy entertainment by local artists while viewing the magnificent displays.

  • Open to the public, donations accepted at the door
  • Food and beverages available for purchase

Saturday, November 30

Festival Gala, 5-12 a.m. BUY TICKETS NOW

Join us for an elegant evening at the community’s only black-tie, charitable celebration! Walk the red carpet, partake in holiday spirits, and indulge in a delectable three-course meal while surrounded by the display of ornately- decorated Christmas trees. The fundraising begins with the silent auction and buy-it-now tree sales, or participate in the live tree sale auction followed by entertainment, dancing, and more. This year’s event will be emceed by Robyn Nance and Caiti Bobbitt.

Sunday, December 1

Family Day & Children’s Workshop, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Join us for a special day to spend with family and friends! Enjoy viewing the splendid tree displays, face painting, crafts, photo with Santa, and holiday performances by local school groups.

  • Open to the public, donations accepted at the door
  • Food and beverages available for purchase
  • $2 per activity (face-painting, crafts, cookie decorating)

Monday, December 2

Holiday Luncheon, 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. BUY TICKETS NOW

Socialize with your family and friends while enjoying a delightful lunch. A chance to view the trees, purchase $5 raffle tickets, enjoy holiday entertainment by Laura Little Productions and emceed by Eve Knudtsen & Kerri Thoreson. Our troupe of actors, singers and dancers will help recreate your favorite holiday memories and reveal the wonders behind Christmas customs from around the globe.

Dec
1
Sun
Ugly Sweater run @ St. Vincent de Paul HELP Center
Dec 1 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm

Last year was so fun, let’s do it again! We had over 150 people, let’s make it 250!!!
It’s that time of the year… parties, too much food and drink, and of course ugly Christmas sweaters! Trail Maniacs would like to combine those time honored traditions AND we’ll even throw in a little help for those less fortunate. We are having an Ugly Sweater run. This event is free, but we are accepting gently used jackets, coats, sweaters and blankets for those in need.
Starting at the St. Vincent parking lot at 201 E Harrison Ave, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814. We will run 3 to 4 mile (route will depend on weather conditions). Route will most likely include 2nd Street to Tubbs Hill and back, we will finish at Daft Badger. Daft Badger Brewing will have refreshments and a contest for best dressed runner! Voting will start at Daft Badger at 12:00 pm. We will update prizes, but we will have a prize for overall male and female best ugly sweater! Best of all Daft Badger will be offering $1.00 off pints for anyone wearing an ulgy sweater!

Feb
1
Sat
Hospice Wine Taste 2020 @ Coeur d'Alene Resort
Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join a community of local philanthropists who support Hospice care for all! Games ~ Prizes ~ Lavish Live Auction ~ Silent Auction ~ Fine Wine ~ Gourmet Appetizers ~ Black Tie Hospice Wine Taste is the community’s choice fundraiser for Hospice of North Idaho. Make a difference for a Hospice patient in our community! TICKETS DO SELL OUT! Don’t Miss the Trip Raffle! Open to the public! Win a $4,995 travel voucher for 8-days on the Aegean Sea including Italy and Greece! Customizable! The winner is drawn at Wine Taste. (Sold separately at www.hospicewinetaste.org , need not be present to win, only 500 tickets available!)

Jun
5
Fri
Family Day in the Park 2020 @ Coeur d'Alene City Park
Jun 5 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE!! Annual Family Day in the Park Kick-off to Summer! Over 100 vendors, games, activities, music, beer garden, food court, discounted museum admission, interactive displays, and more!