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Jul
28
Sat
St Vinny’d DIY Block Party @ St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Have you ever wondered how to re purpose old tires, an old door, or that box of door knobs you have in your garage? This event is for you!!!

Crafts! Pop Up Market and Food Trucks!!!!

St Vincent de Paul North Idaho is bringing in 2 experts that will take items out of St Vinny’s thrift stores and re purpose them right in front of you. HGTV and Better Homes and Gardens Contributor and KXLY’s very own Mark Peterson will be “hands on” transforming the old into something new!!!

The Block Party will also have a Pop Up Market with people showing their own re purposing talents. And if you get hungry there will be food trucks too!!!!

Movie Night in the Park: Star Wars: The Last Jedi @ Coeur d'Alene City Park
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm

This event is hosted by the Coeur d’Alene Police Department, with pre-movie events and family fun sponsored by HREI.

Aug
11
Sat
2nd Back to School Supply Drive CDA @ Silver Lake Mall
Aug 11 @ 12:00 am – 4:00 pm

School Supply Drive to Benefit:
The Coeur d’ Alene School District

Saturday August 11, 2018
Silver Lake Mall
200 W Hanley Ave, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83815
12 Noon – 4 pm

Please help a child in need by donating school supplies.
Bring your donations to Silver Lake Mall on Saturday, August 25, 2018 from Noon to 4 pm.

Spin the Prize Wheel to win goodies from local businesses.

Your generosity will help students and teachers in the Coeur d’Alene School District get what they need to have a successful 2018-2019 year.

Featuring a Back to School Kids Fair for local parenting resources and more!

Movie Night in the Park: Jumanji @ Coeur d'Alene City Park
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm

This event is hosted by the Coeur d’Alene Police Department, with pre-movie events and family fun sponsored by HREI.

Aug
16
Thu
2018 Coeur d’Alene Pickleball Classic Tournament @ Cherry Hill Park
Aug 16 – Aug 20 all-day

This is the 4th Annual Coeur d’Alene Pickleball Classic and it is guaranteed to sell out. This tournament has grown beyond our region and now hosts players throughout the United States as well as Internationally.

The Tournament will be attended by many of the top players in the sport and everyone, from kids to adults will love this event.

We are also looking for Sponsors and Volunteers to make this event possible. visit www.INWPC.com to learn more.

Aug
26
Sun
2nd Annual Multiples day in the Park @ Liberty Lake Regional Park
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

This is our 2nd Multiples Day in the Park. Do you have twins, triples or higher order multiple birth children, if so bring them and your whole family to a fund day in the park. There will be activities for the children and lunch will be provided.

Aug
29
Wed
School Supply Giveaway @ Post Falls Church of the Nazarene
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Annual School Supplies Giveaway, including free haircuts, bounce house and hot dogs.

Sep
22
Sat
Kids Draw Architecture @ Old Mission State Park
Sep 22 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Join area professional architects and artists to learn about the Old Cataldo Mission. We will focus on landscape drawing, map making, artifacts and architecture. We will be taking a bus up to the Mission and returning to HREI where your parents can view your work.
Cost is $10 and includes lunch.

Sep
29
Sat
Princess Party @ Victory City Church
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Come get ready for the ball with Cinderella, Snow White, Ariel and More!! Hair, make up, and design your own tiara. Stick around for the DJ to turn up the music and join the Disney princesses on the dance floor. Food and Beverages included❤️

Tickets are $30 and include child with one adult guest.

We encourage all children eager to meet and dance with the princesses to come, despite any differences in abilities! ❤️

**A portion of proceeds will be used to bring awareness to Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias. We will be providing educational packets for families affected by CDH to Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital and Kootenai Health**
-In Remembrance Of Presley Veneta Sullivan- (5/22/2018 – 05-27-2018)

Oct
6
Sat
Southside Harvest Festival @ Southside Community Church
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Southside Harvest Festival will be held Saturday, October 6 from
9am to 4pm in Cocolalla. The purpose of the event is to create
opportunities for community members to interact and celebrate what’s
great about Cocolalla and the surrounding areas.

There will be fun children’s activities, including a pumpkin patch,
bouncy castle, mini golf and face painting. In addition to talented
local artisans, growers and small businesses, there will be
representatives from community organizations and a fire engine!

For more information, visit our website at
www.southsidecommunitychurch.org/southside-harvest-festival, or find
us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/CocolallaHarvest

Our Town CDA presents the Coeur d’Alene Skate Park Grand Opening @ Coeur d'Alene Skatepark
Oct 6 @ 10:00 am – 6:30 pm

Join us to celebrate our new Coeur d’Alene skate park grand opening!
SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY SKATEBOARD ICON MIKE VALLELY

• Music by Scatterbox, Wasted Breath, T-180 & Devin Camden

• Pro demo by Bacon Skateboards, Javaro Wheels and more!

• Ribbon Cutting by Mayor Steve Widmyer

* Giveaways
• Raffles
• Food

• This is a NO ALCOHOL family friendly event •

SPONSORED BY
Title Sponsor: Our Town Cda

• Idaho Central Credit Union • Hype • Pyramid Printing
• CW Wraps • Dutch Bros Coffee • ASM Sports Media
• Northwest Pet Resort

• Syringa
• Daft Badger Brewing
• Lake view Dental
• Street Treat
• Physio 1

• Street Plant
• 7B Board Shop
• Pepes Underground Skate Kitchen
• Bike CDA
• Super Silver
• Undercard Entertainment
• Coeurdalene Bike Co
• Taco Chic Salsa
• Art Colab
• Giant Donut Marketing
• Bella moons BBQ
•The wellness bar
• Revolver
• Equilibrium Message
• YOUSTA
• Local Real Estate
• The Buoy
• Beyond Bones
• The Long Ear
• Pistole Board Shop
• Paradigm Skate Supply
• Nates Nuts
• Mavericks Mens Hair
• Pyramid Printing
• Lace Of Face
• Imanual Skateboards
• Monkdeth Skateboards
• Hog Fish Bar
• Novik Industries
* Jolsen Multimedia
• Left Coast Fusion Truck
• Board of Missoula
• Evergreen Skateparks
• All I Need Skates
• Figpickels Toy Emporium
• Mobil

Nov
10
Sat
Book launch – In the Soft Moonlight by Donna Peltier Bain @ The Art Spirit Gallery
Nov 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Local author, illustrator, and teacher Donna Peltier Bain launches In the Soft Moonlight, a beautifully illustrated collection of Haiku poetry. Intended for children of all ages, In the Soft Moonlight reaches the younger audience through colorful images and repetition of phrase while allowing adults to introduce a child to nature through the power of words and art. “One of my favorite ways to get children to open up and begin to enjoy reading is by working through poetry.”

Please bring family and friends to join Donna as she discusses and reads excerpts from In the Soft Moonlight. Books and prints and cards of each illustration will be available for purchase. The free event takes place at The Art Spirit Gallery, located at 415 Sherman Ave. on Saturday, November 10th from 1 – 3 pm. Everyone is welcome!

Dec
8
Sat
Breakfast with Santa @ Boys & Girls Club of Kootenai County
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Back by popular demand!
Everyone is welcome to our 2nd annual Breakfast with Santa! Come enjoy breakfast, raffles, Santa pictures and write letters (you may just get a response)!

Mark your calendars! More info to come!

100% of proceeds will go to our Christmas For Kids program.
Sponsored by Living CDA – Property Group

Dec
9
Sun
2018 Shalena’s Breakfast with Santa @ Hauser Lake Fire Protection District
Dec 9 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join the Hauser Lake Volunteer Fire Department for a deluxe breakfast prepared by the first responders. Take photos with Santa (and Mrs. Claus) and share your lists with him. Try your luck in the huge Hauser Lake Fire Auxiliary Raffle!

Suggested donations are only $3/person or $10 per family for breakfast and $1/raffle ticket. Proceeds benefit Eaton, a 6-year-old from Hayden with cancer, and his family. 2018 is the Hauser Lake Volunteer Fire Department’s 33rd year sponsoring this cherished community event.

Dec
13
Thu
Volunteer Event: Holiday Backpack Stuffing Program @ Calvary Lutheran Church
Dec 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us for the following volunteer event to help children in our community. We’ll be putting together backpacks full of food for kids over the holiday break.

The Post Falls Food Bank works closely with the Post Falls School District to provide food for over 150 students over the holiday break. These children who are living at or below the federal poverty level and are at risk of not getting enough to eat over the long break. Nutritionally balanced food is identified specifically for this program. The food packs are purchased by the Post Falls Food Bank and need our help to assemble these backpacks.

Please sign up with the link below to help us keep track of how many volunteers we’ll have and how much food and drinks we’ll need to provide for the party!
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0f4dafa629a2f58-volunteer

Apr
20
Sat
City of Hayden Kite Festival @ Broadmoore Park
Apr 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Join us for our annual FREE Kite Festival at Broadmoore Park in Hayden on Saturday April 20th. This fun family-friendly event is sponsored by STCU and supported by the Hayden Chamber. Starts at Noon – awards at 2:15 p.m. Call City of Hayden with any questions at (208) 209-1080. Thank you!

Apr
28
Sun
Earth Day Fair @ Coeur d'Alene Public Library
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Coeur d’Alene Earth Day Festival is a free, open to the public, family friendly event held annually in the Community Room. Educational booths include presentations and crafts. The event will also feature a bicycle check-up station by Lake City Bicycle Collective, an invasive species boat inspection demonstration by ID Department of Agriculture, a stream-flow demonstration model by the U of I IDAH2O Program and the Bookmobile! Live entertainment all day!
Earth Day is presented by the CdA Library and Kootenai Environmental Alliance

Jun
7
Fri
Family Day in the Park 2019 @ Coeur d'Alene City Park
Jun 7 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Save the Date for this exciting Collaborative Event!

The North Idaho Family Group (NIFG) is an Idaho 501(c)3 non profit. It is a membership and program driven group whose mission is Healthy Families and Life Long Learning. NIFG is a backbone organization that will produce the annual Family Day in the Parks event in the spirit of the former collaborative, nonprofit based, Kids Day in the Park with a greatly expanded venue, schedule of events, audience and opportunities.

The event will give families a last day of school activity that is free to the public and lasts until after dark.

Booths
Food
Music
Cultural Activities
Movies
Carousel, Museum, Skate Park

The event will start at noon and run until dusk.

Jun
22
Sat
DogFest North Idaho “Give A Dog A Job” @ Forrest Bird Charter School
Jun 22 @ 9:45 am – 2:00 pm

2nd Annual DOGFEST NORTH IDAHO – “Give a Dog a Job” benefiting Canine Companions for Independence and the mission of providing highly trained assistance dogs to people with disabilities….free of charge! Grab a leash and bring your dog, family and friends to this fun, community event and festival… all for the love of dogs! Enjoy crazy canine games, contests, dog demos, inspiring speakers, music, food and great fun! Fundraising encoura

Dog Days of Summer-Fest @ Pawfoot Dog Park (Croffoot Park)
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

City of Hayden along with Idaho Central Credit Union would like to invite you to the Dog Days of Summer-Fest happening at Pawfoot Dog Park on Saturday, June 22nd from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. There will be bouncy houses, vendors, food and a doggie dash! All proceeds from the doggie dash go to provide additional amenities at Pawfoot Park. Please call the City