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Apr
18
Sat
Spring Dash 2020 @ McEuen Park
Apr 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

38th Annual Spring Dash is a 5-mile run and qualifier for Bloomsday’s Second Seeding. The run will be held on April 18th with a start/finish in McEuen Park. Registration is $25 for adults, $20 for youth, and $8 for Tot Trot. Registration is open at www.SpringDashCDA.com! Sponsored by the CDA Press, Idaho Central Credit Union, and Kootenai Health.

The Great Charter Bake-Off @ Coeur d'Alene Charter Academy
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join Coeur d’Alene Charter Academy for a fun new community event, The Great Charter Bake-Off!

Bakers are invited to participate by entering baked goods in a variety of categories including Cupcakes, Cookies & Bars, Brownies, Sweet Breads, Candy, Yeast Bread/Rolls. We will also have a special competition for decorated cakes. You can sign up here: https://forms.gle/ucVyT2k34ckB8KZG9

We hope you and your family will plan to join us for our inaugural year of this fun event!

Apr
21
Tue
On Site for Seniors breakfast @ Best Western Coeur dAlene Inn
Apr 21 @ 7:30 am – 7:30 am

Friend/Fund raiser for local fairh based non profit providing medical services and support to frail and disabled seniors in their place of residence.

Apr
25
Sat
Hayden Kite Festival @ Broadmoor Park
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm

City of Hayden’s annual Kite Festival sponsored by STCU! Join us for a fun afternoon of kite flying from 12:00-2:30 p.m. at Broadmoore Park in Hayden, Saturday, April 25. Registration for the event will take place from 12:00-1:30 p.m. Awards will be announced at 2:15 p.m. Thank you to the Hayden Chamber for supporting this family friendly event!

Matt’s Place 5th Annual Pub Crawl @ McEuen Park
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm

It’s our 5 year Anniversary AND Matt’s Birthday!
Come celebrate with us on April 25th for the best Pub Crawl around.
This year will be better than ever with bigger prizes, VIP tickets and a chance to win some amazing items,

Stay Tuned for more details!

May
5
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
May 5 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP

May
12
Tue
Dr. Wolfelt Community Evening: Exploring Death, Grief and Mourning (Free) @ Hospice of North Idaho
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

(Registration required at: https://community-evening-dr-alan-wolfelt.eventbrite.com/?ref=estw )

Learn practical ways to support yourself and others in your community through grief.

Dr. Alan Wolfelt is a noted author, educator and grief counselor. He serves as the Director of the Center for Loss and Life Transition (www.centerforloss.com) in Fort Collins, CO.
Purpose:

We look forward to having you join us for this evening of hope and healing. Someone in your life has died. You are now faced with the difficult, but important, need to mourn. This compassionate program provides you support in your personal grief experience.

Why This Program:

The capacity to love requires the necessity to mourn when someone you love dies. Don’t miss this opportunity to spend an evening with one of North America’s leading grief counselors and authors. Dr. Wolfelt can and will help you feel support in your grief.

Who Should Attend:

This compassionate program will be helpful to anyone who is experiencing grief in their lives. If you know anyone who may benefit from this opportunity to embrace hope and healing, please let them know about this program. We look forward to having you with us.

Agenda:

Among the content areas to be explored in this workshop are the following:

Acknowledging the Need to Mourn
Exploring a Broader Framework of Loss/Grief
Recognizing Unique Aspects of Your Personal Grief
Understanding the Importance of Self-Care
Identifying the Value of Support Systems
Describing Six Important Needs of Mourning
Exploring the Transformative Nature of Grief
Having Hope for Your Healing
Books by Dr. Wolfelt Available for Purchase: As a special treat for attendees of this event, a variety of Dr. Wolfelt’s books will be available for sale and autograph after the presentation. Visit his website to view the catalog at https://www.centerforloss.com/bookstore/

Dr. Alan Wolfelt is a noted author, educator, and grief counselor. Recipient of the Association for Death Education and Counseling’s Death Educator Award, he serves as the Director of the Center for Loss and Life Transition (www.centerforloss.com) in Fort Collins, CO. He is also a faculty member of the University of Colorado Medical School’s Department of Family Medicine.

Dr. Wolfelt is the best-selling author of more than fifty books including Loving From the Outside In, Mourning From the Inside Out; Understanding Your Grief; The Journey Through Grief; Companioning the Bereaved: A Soulful Guide for Caregivers; Healing a Spouse’s Grieving Heart; Companioning the Grieving Child; Healing a Parent’s Grieving Heart; and Creating Meaningful Funeral Ceremonies.

Dr. Wolfelt and his wife, Susan, a family physician, are parents to three children. They live in the foothills of the beautiful Rocky Mountains next door to the Center for Loss and Life Transition.

Special Thanks to the Following for Their Generous Support

Schneidmiller Family Foundation

Coplin Family Fund

May
13
Wed
Dr. Wolfelt Professional Training: Special Features of Sudden Death, Suicide Grief & Trauma Loss @ Hospice of North Idaho
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm

(Registration Required: https://alan-wolfelt-professional-training.eventbrite.com/?ref=estw )

Professionals gain clinical skills from Dr. Alan Wolfelt to address the special features of grief regarding sudden death and traumatic loss.

Dr. Alan Wolfelt is a noted author, educator, and grief counselor. He serves as the Director of the Center for Loss and Life Transition (www.centerforloss.com) in Fort Collins, CO.
Three CE’s and lunch are offered
Purpose:

This information workshop will help members of the caregiving community who want to further develop their knowledge and skills in helping the bereaved. Dr. Alan Wolfelt will explore a variety of topics related to understanding and supporting survivors of sudden, unexpected deaths. Content areas include: enhancing your understanding of trauma loss, special features of suicide grief, introduction to a model to identify the natural “complications” of grief.

Who Should Attend:

This compassionate workshop will help anyone who wants to learn more about how to support those who have experienced loss. Counselors, psychologists, social workers, chaplains, nurses, and other interested health care professionals helping individuals cope with traumatic grief are invited to attend. Regardless of your specific job title or life role, you can and will benefit from this learning experience.

Objectives:

Define Trauma Loss
Demonstrate sensitivity to the special features of sudden, violent death
Recognize and respond to the unique needs of suicide survivors
Learn a model to identify and understand “complicated grief”
Agenda:

Among the content areas to be explored in this seminar are the following:
Introduction to the Importance of the Topic
Essential Ingredients of the Grief Caregiver
Definition of Trauma Loss
Special Features of Sudden, Violent Death
Distinction Between “Treating vs. Companioning”
Understanding the Difference Between “Curing” vs. “Caring”
Understanding the Concept of “Liminal Space”
Special Features of Suicide Grief
Introduction to “Complicated” Mourning: A Model to Enhance Understanding
Warning, Challenge, Reminder, Hope
Books by Dr. Wolfelt Available for Purchase: As a special treat for attendees of this event, a variety of Dr. Wolfelt’s books will be available for sale and autograph after the presentation. Visit his website to view the catalog at https://www.centerforloss.com/bookstore/

Dr. Alan Wolfelt is a noted author, educator, and grief counselor. Recipient of the Association for Death Education and Counseling’s Death Educator Award, he serves as the Director of the Center for Loss and Life Transition (www.centerforloss.com) in Fort Collins, CO. He is also a faculty member of the University of Colorado Medical School’s Department of Family Medicine.

Dr. Wolfelt is the best-selling author of more than fifty books including Loving From the Outside In, Mourning From the Inside Out; Understanding Your Grief; The Journey Through Grief; Companioning the Bereaved: A Soulful Guide for Caregivers; Healing a Spouse’s Grieving Heart; Companioning the Grieving Child; Healing a Parent’s Grieving Heart; and Creating Meaningful Funeral Ceremonies.

Dr. Wolfelt and his wife, Susan, a family physician, are parents to three children. They live in the foothills of the beautiful Rocky Mountains next door to the Center for Loss and Life Transition.

Special Thanks to the Following for Their Generous Support

Schneidmiller Family Foundation

Coplin Family Fund

Jun
2
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
Jun 2 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP

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!

Jul
7
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
Jul 7 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP

Aug
4
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
Aug 4 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP

Aug
5
Wed
Night Under the Stars presented by Bank Cda @ Elk Point Event Center
Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Aug
8
Sat
Ales for the Trail Microbrewery Festival 2020 @ McEuen Park
Aug 8 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us at McEuen Park in downtown Coeur d’Alene for great craft beer and cider from local and regional brewers and raise funds for the North Idaho Centennial Trail!
Registration includes:

6 tickets – 5oz pours each
Live Music by Zac Cooper Band

SIGN UP EARLY!
Early registration will guarantee 400 acommemorative cup!
We will run out of cups, so REGISTER early!
Tickets available on Eventbrite until August 9 at midnight.
:: Want more beer? Additional tickets are available at $2 each.
:: Hungry? Food will be provided by some of the best food trucks in Coeur d’Alene like Mangia Pizza, Taco Works, The Wurst Guy, and Rants & Raves BBQ.
:: What breweries will be attending? Boise Brewing, Coeur D’Alene Cider Co., Downdraft, Elysian, Freemont Brewing, Grand Teton, Iron Horse, Kootenai River, Mad Bomber, Melvin Brewing, North Idaho Cider, OdellBrewing, Paradise Creek Brewing, Post Falls Brewing, Radio Brewing Co., Rant & Raves, Roadhouse Brewing, River City Brewing, Selkirk Abbey, Slate Creek, Summit Cider, Tricksters, 10 Barrell.
:: What do I need to get in? You MUST have a valid form of Personal Identification to receive alcohol. All patrons will be carded. Wristbands will be given to non-drinkers and designated drivers.
:: What if I’m under 21? Minors may attend in the company of a legal guardian but absolutely no one under 21 years of age will be served alcohol.
**Ride your bike to the event and use our free bike coral**
All proceeds to benefit the North Idaho Centennial Trail Foundation.
Questions or comments tabitha@nictf.org or by calling
208-292-1634
Please drink, ride and drive responsibly. Uber and taxies are available in CdA for your use.

Sep
1
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
Sep 1 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP

Oct
6
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
Oct 6 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP

Nov
3
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
Nov 3 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP

Dec
1
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
Dec 1 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP

Jan
5
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
Jan 5 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP

Feb
2
Tue
Hungry Heroes Veterans Breakfast @ Garden Plaza of Post Falls
Feb 2 @ 8:00 am

Complimentary Veterans Breakfast

Every First Tuesday of the Month at 8:00 am.

Call 208-773-3701 to RSVP