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Oct
12
Fri
St. Vinny’s New York Runway Elegance Fashion Show @ Best Western Plus Cd'A Inn
Oct 12 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

St Vincent de Paul North Idaho presents the 6th Annual
New York Runway Elegance Fashion Show
Friday, October 12, 2018
Best Western Plus Coeur d’Alene Inn
506 W. Appleway Ave., CdA

Outfits and fashion accessories are from St Vincent de PAul Thrift Stores!

Tickets at www.blacktie-northwest.com

Proceeds to towards St Vincent de Paul Warming Centers

Oct
13
Sat
10th Annual Junk2Funk @ Cd'A Eagles
Oct 13 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

On Saturday, October 13, Kootenai Environmental Alliance (KEA) is hosting the 10th Annual junk2funk Eco-Fashion show. Artists will demonstrate their creative abilities on the runway by turning junk and recycled materials into fabulously fun designer outfits. This highly successful event mixes fashion, art and sustainability before an intensely energetic crowd in one unforgettable riotous evening.

 

CREATIVE KIDS ECO-FASHION SHOW

1pm. Same day, Same place. $5 at the door.

To sign up your creative kid for this year’s show email: jill@kealliance.org

Oct
16
Tue
Organize Your Finances! @ Post Falls Library
Oct 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Understand the benefits of getting organized; learn how to develop an efficient bill-paying system; find out what records to keep, where, and for how long; Learn what to have handy in case of a natural disaster. Free Program with light meal! Sponsored by STCU.

Oct
19
Fri
CASA Uncorked! 2018 @ Hagadone Event Center
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Save the Date
CASA’s Annual Fall Fundraiser: Uncorked!

Oct
20
Sat
Monster Mash Dash 5K @ McEuen Park
Oct 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

2ND ANNUAL MONSTER MASH DASH

•October 20• Halloween Costume Run•CDA

REGISTER ONLINE AT www.monstermashcda.com

Please join us for the second annual Monster Mash Dash! The Monster Mash Dash is a Halloween Costume themed fun run that provides friends and family of all fitness levels the unique opportunity to run or walk through beautiful downtown Coeur d’ Alene in their craziest and most creative costumes. The course guides runners 5 Kilometers (roughly 3 miles) along the Centennial Trail and ends at the Avista Pavilion in McEuen Park. Sign up your kids for the 1 mile Halloween Costume Kids Run! Participants can enjoy refreshments and music as well as trick or treating for kids in McEuen Park during and after the race. All race proceeds benefit Specialized Needs Recreation. Register today!

Register for the race online at www.monstermashcda.com

North Idaho Life Epic Masquerade Charity Ball 2018 @ The Coeur d'Alene Resort
Oct 20 @ 6:00 pm – 11:59 pm

North Idaho Life will be hosting a seriously classic and epic, one-on-a-kind, old-school-style Hollywood costume party / Masquerade ball on Saturday, October 20th at the Coeur d’Alene RESORT. Retooled, redesigned and with new atmosphere, surprises and special effects. The kind of thing you’ve only dreamed about or seen in a movie, but it will be real and it will be epic!Elegant ~ Opulent ~ MysteriousBook your room at the Resort using this link https://goo.gl/owTkjt for special Masquerade Ball prices!
6-7:30pm Red Carpet Arrival / Champagne Reception – Red Carpet Paparazzi Line, Complimentary Champagne, Period-Ball Setting, Interactive Entertainment & Performers. Your name announced at the door by a costumed attendant and a professional photographer to stage your portrait photos
7:30-8:30pm Grande Cuisine Dinner / Dinner Room Revealed / Live Interactive Dinner Entertainment with Aerial Performers suspended from ceiling by ribbons, fire dancers many surprises planned
8:30-10:30pm Soul Proprietor, 9-piece Funk/Dance Band, drums, bass, guitar, keyboards, horn section and a super high energy female singer. FUN! You simply cannot sit down!10:30-1am Live DJ by Vibe Productions
We will spare no expense and turn our venue into the grandest ballroom you ever saw.
Remember, this is a costume party, even the band will be dressing up. Set to seriously be the Party of the Century
Hope to see you all there!!!

Oct
23
Tue
English Language Learning @ Post Falls Library
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm

Is English your 2nd, 3rd or even 4th language? Do you just think it’s strange sometimes? Come join TESOL linguist Verena Weiss and a community of learners who are working on learning the nuances of the English language. Participants will work on fluency, vocabulary, and grammar surrounding how the English language is constructed.

Oct
27
Sat
National Novel Writing Month Kickoff Party! @ Post Falls Library
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm

Hello Writers! Come and mingle with other writers that are embarking on the journey of NaNoWriMo! Enjoy some refreshments and meet the Municipal Liaisons who represent the NaNoWriMo community for North Idaho! Have fun stretching your writing muscles with some fun prompts and get ready for a great National Novel Writing Month.

Nov
8
Thu
Celebrate STEM: Resiliency and Preparedness @ Gizmo-CDA
Nov 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

FREE family STEM event. Explore natural resources, health and safety, electricity and communication. Fun event for whole family. Hands-on exploration and information sharing

Resilient Cities @ Gizmo
Nov 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

RESILIENCY IS THE POSITIVE RESULT OF DEALING WITH SHOCK AND STRESS.
NOVEMBER 8TH
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
How do we promote resilience in our lives, communities and the world? Come and explore new ideas, community partnerships and resources around resilience and preparedness.

Topics include: Natural disasters, electricity, community, land forms, water cycle, bacteria and much more!! Teachers will leave with resources to implement into classroom lessons.

Nov
9
Fri
ArtWalk @ Downtown Coeur d'Alene ArtWalk
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Every second Friday of the month from April-December, stroll through beautiful downtown Coeur d’Alene and enjoy the many galleries representing locally and nationally acclaimed artists.

Bozeman Film Fest at the CDA Library @ Bozeman Film Fest to support the CDA Library
Nov 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Please join us at the CDA Public Library for a Film Fest promoting women producers and
artists. We will have three short films, and intermission and a film called Mankiller, a true story of a women activist,feminist and Cherokee Chief.

Nov
10
Sat
CDA Charter Rummage Sale @ CDA Charter Academy-Middle School Bldg
Nov 10 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come on out and hunt for treasure at this benefit rummage sale to support the 8th grade trip to Washington DC!

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!

The Big Event 2018 – EXCEL Foundation @ Best Western Plus Cd'A Inn
Nov 10 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

The EXCEL Foundation funds grants to teachers for innovative classroom projects in Coeur d’Alene School District 271. These projects would not be funded with ongoing school maintenance dollars. Our 2018 Big Event will be held on Saturday, November 10th at the Coeur d’Alene Inn. Cost: $65/ticket or $520 for table of 8.

Tickets may also be purchased by calling 208.929.2785

Nov
11
Sun
Historic Pipe Organ Dedication Recital @ Community United Methodist Church
Nov 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm

Community United Methodist Church invites the community to attend dedication events celebrating the installation of the renovated historic pipe organ. The organ will be officially dedicated and heard for the first time during the 9:00 a.m. Traditional Worship Service. A Dedication Pipe Organ Recital, open to the public will be at 2pm. The church is fully handicapped assessible. Off-street parking is available

Performers at the 9am worship service will include Cynthia Marlette and Mark Haberman, organists for the church. Long time community organist, Byrl Cinnamon, will join Marlette and Haberman for the afternoon Dedicatory Recital. Additionally, for the recital, two commissioned works will be featured, including an anthem that will be performed by the church’s Chancel Choir under the direction of Bill Jaquette. Sheila Schindler, soprano saxophonist, will join Marlette on one composition for organ and saxophone. There is no admission fee.

The historic organ was installed in the congregation’s previous building, located at 7th and Wallace, in 1908 and included 640 individual pipes. It was rebuilt and enlarged to 1,267 pipes in 1978. When the congregation built the new facility in 1994, the organ was reinstalled in that setting. The 2018 renovation, by Marceau & Associates of Seattle, Washington, afforded an opportunity to further enhance the instrument’s bold, extraordinary sound by increasing its size to 1,581 pipes. Information: 208-765-8800, www.cdaumc.org

Nov
13
Tue
English Language Learning @ Post Falls Library
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm

Is English your 2nd, 3rd or even 4th language? Do you just think it’s strange sometimes? Come join TESOL linguist Verena Weiss and a community of learners who are working on learning the nuances of the English language. Participants will work on fluency, vocabulary, and grammar surrounding how the English language is constructed.

Nov
15
Thu
SOUPort the End Of Homelessness – St. Vincent de Paul @ Silver Lake Mall
Nov 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Great community event. Come have lunch and enjoy 45 different soups served and prepared by local businesses and organizations. All proceeds will support the St. Vincent de Paul North Idaho Winter Warming Centers. Donations will also be accepted at the event: blankets, sleeping bags, socks and sweatshirts. Some of our local heroes, peace officers and firefighters will help clear tables and sell wooden nickels. Purchase tickets online or at the door.

Nov
17
Sat
Dirty Bird Trail Run @ McEuen Park
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Welcome to our 7th 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

Library Holiday Craft Fair @ Coeur d'Alene Library
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Take care of your holiday shopping and support the Coeur d’Alene Public Library at the annual Library Holiday Craft Fair. Features locally made handmade arts and craft. A portion of all sales benefit the Friends of the Library.