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Library Holiday Craft Fair @ Coeur d'Alene Public Library
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Coeur d’Alene Public Library Craft Fair features locally handcrafted items. Sales benefit the Friends of the Library. Vendor spaces are still available contact for information.

Dirty Bird Trail Run @ McEuen Park
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Welcome to our 6th 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 the local food bank/ homeless shelter.
* Please park on the east side of McEuen Park (City Hall Parking lot) I will have my truck and you can drop off your donation there. My truck is a 1998 white chevy with the TALL canopy. I will have the tailgate open for your donation.
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 can food item for the food bank.
Route: 2.5(ish) mile trail run (course will be marked)
* After the run we can warm up at Fine Brewed.
Fine Brewed will offer all runners $3 breakfast croissant sandwiches. And they have daily coffee specials 🙂
After swing by Fleet Feet Sports Coeur d’ Alene and pick up some gear… you deserve it!

For more information contact Dave Dutro 208-457-2726

Library Holiday Craft Fair @ Coeur d'Alene Public Library
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Coeur d’Alene Public Library Craft Fair features locally handcrafted items. Sales benefit the Friends of the Library. Vendor spaces are still available contact for information.

Reading for the Library @ Coeur d' Alene Public Library Community Room
Nov 19 @ 6:30 pm

Please come discuss the novel, “Idaho”, written by Emily Ruskovich, Emily will read and take discussion questions. The evening will begin with Soul Cafe soup, bread, and desserts. Wine and beer will also be available.

6th Annual Turkey Trot @ The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Center Coeur d'Alene
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for a pre-Thanksgiving meal run… we have a 5k and 10k option with all proceeds benefiting the ONESIMUS PROJECT.

Cost is:

10k – $15 or $10 plus 5 donation items ***
5k – $10 or $7 plus 4 donation items ***

*** We will be collecting the following: sample/trial size personal hygiene items ( like toothpaste, soap, etc…), packaged snacks (granola bars, Power Bars, Clif Bars, etc…), hats, gloves, scarves, and socks for the homeless population.

Run begins at 9 am at the Kroc Center in CDA with Race-Day registrations from 7:30 to 8:30 am.

Registration forms available at Fleet Feet CDA.

Pajama Drive and Party @ Post Falls Chamber of Commerce
Dec 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Come join us for a PAJAMA PARTY!

Hosted by Post Falls Chamber RCLA Alumni

You can donate and drop off new PJs to The Post Falls Chamber @ 201 E 4th Ave

All proceeds will benefit the OASIS program through the Post Falls Police Department

Light hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be provided.

Annual CCS Holiday Craft and Gift Fair @ Dalton Gardens Church of Christ
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

The annual destination for locally made and one of a kind gifts! Be sure to bring cash and your gift list, and grab some baked goods at the Coeur d’Alene Christian School PTO booth!

NICS 34th Annual Christmas Market @ North Idaho Christian School
Dec 2 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join us for this highly anticipated, longstanding NICS tradition!

*Enjoy lunch & treats while you shop for GREAT gifts!*

*Vintage items, handmade soap, home décor, Christmas ornaments, candy, jewelry, cards, and more!*

*DIY Kids Craft Booth: Bring the kids so they can make a handmade gift to give for just $1!*

*Win one of many delicious cakes in our famous CakeWalk!

As always, admission is **FREE**

Don’t miss it!

Post Fallidays Tiny Tree Festival & Brunch @ Post Falls Senior Center
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Please join us for our 2nd Annual Post Fallidays Tiny Tree Festival Brunch & Auction on Saturday, December 2nd. Peruse beautifully decorated trees and wreaths while enjoying a delicious brunch, including a mimosa bar.

Ugly Sweater Run @ St. Vincent de Paul H.E.L.P. Center
Dec 3 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Last year was so fun, let’s do it again!
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 5 mile (route will depend on weather conditions). Route will most likely include Government Way to the Centennial Trail for an out and back.
After we will finish at Daft Badger Brewing for some refreshments and a contest for best dressed runner! Voting will start at Daft Badger at 11:30. 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 ugly sweater!
Candy Cane Run @ Neighborhoods in Dalton Gardens and Post Falls
Dec 5 – Dec 6 all-day

Kootenai County Fire and Rescue and Santa are teaming up to collect food, toys and cash to help those in need this holiday season. Be looking for decorated fire engines coming through neighborhoods in Dalton Gardens and Post Falls on the evenings of December 5th and 6th. All collected items will be given to the food bank, Toys for Tots or Christmas for All. Visit for routes and more information.

Breakfast with Santa @ Lola & Duane Hagadone Boys & Girls Club
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Everyone is welcome to come have breakfast with Santa! You can also write letters, you may just get a response, and get your picture with Santa!

Recommended donation of $3 for kids and $5 for adults. 100% of proceeds will go to our Christmas For Kids program.

Holiday Gift & Food Fair @ Christian Center School
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Christian Center School is hosting its 2nd Holiday Gift & Food Fair on Saturday, December 16th from 9a-3p. There will be food, crafts, vendors and holiday cheer. $2 donation entry. Please also visit our tree lot for fresh, local grand fir trees. 3639 W Prairie Avenue, Hayden. 208-772-7542

Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Grab your best Santa suits and head out for a bar crawl! SantaCon is in it’s third year of fun. What’s better than dressing up and drinking? Dressing up, drinking, and helping people get bikes for the holiday!
There will be prizes for best Santa, best Mrs Clause, and most memorable. Almost everybar will have drink specials for those dressed in Santa outfits! Come join the fun!

Polar Bear Plunge Cd’A – Reason for Freezen @ Sanders Beach
Jan 1 @ 12:00 pm

Every year on New Year’s Day the good people of Coeur d’ Alene meet to do the Polar Bear Plunge on Sanders Beach.

This year let’s Freeze for a Reason!

Please bring donations that A Reason for Freezen will collect and donate on your behalf to St. Vincent dePaul of North Idaho!

Let’s Warm Up Cd’A!

A Night With Emerge at The Wandering Table and Stiggy Art @ The Wandering Table
Jan 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Enjoy an evening out with Emerge at The wandering Table featuring Stiggy Art by Austin Stiegemeier. Join Emerge for an intimate evening of spanish tapas, signature cocktails, music, and art. Stiggy works, inspired from his trip to Spain, will be on display along with limited prints. Silent bidding available. Rhys Gerwin will fill the room with the sounds of the spanish guitar. Proceeds benefit Stiggy and Emerge.

$49.00 per guest or 2 for $90.00. VIP tables available. Tickets can be purchased at and Tickets include dinner with a featured cocktail.

Dine to Donate benefiting HREI @ Texas Roadhouse
Jan 9 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Support HREI by presenting this invitation to Texas Roadhouse CDA and Texas Roadhouse will donate 10% of your total food purchase to HREI

Charity Night for Boys & Girls Club of Kootenai County @ Cosmic Cowboy Grill
Jan 17 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm

10 % of sales 4p-10pm will go back to the Boys & Girls Club of Kootenai County. Please join us January 17th for food, raffles, and fun.

Breaking The Winter Blues / North Idaho Charity Food Event @ Lake City Center
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

The cure for your winter time Blues! Pro and Amateur Brisket competition, Chili Cook-off, Cake taste and Decorating competition, all in one venue! Limited tickets sold and Nobody leaves Hungry!
This is a Charity Event, where winners in each category will get to pick the charity of their choice for their prize to go to. Limited to 300 Tickets sold. Will be an event you don’t want to miss!!!

Cost: $10.00 per person to attend event
Additional costs to compete

If you wish to compete, please message Ron Borg via Facebook 

Pure Barre at the Hagadone Event Center benefit for St. Vincent de Paul
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

Pure Barre is a community focused fitness concept opening early 2018 in Midtown. We want to give back locally, all the while empowering women through a unique style of fitness. Pure Barre founded the ‘barre concept’ 17 years ago, and still leads the industry because it works. It’s fun, fast paced, safe & open to every fitness level.

We have partnered with St. Vincent De Paul & the Coeur d’Alene Resort to put on a fun & inviting fitness event — all for charity! Let’s sweat, laugh & raffle off great prizes January 21st!
Cost: $15 per person for the class