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May
2
Sat
LCSC Swinging For Scholarships @ Avondale Golf Course
May 2 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Proceeds from this event provides scholarships for local North Idaho students. Promote your business, have fun and enjoy great food, contests and raffle prizes!

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
7
Thu
Idaho Gives @ All of Idaho
May 7 all-day

Why should you participate in Idaho Gives 2020?

Idaho Gives – a program of the Idaho Nonprofit Center – is designed to bring the state together, raising money and awareness for Idaho nonprofits. This 24-hour day of online giving celebrates Idaho’s powerful nonprofit sector. Join us and over 500 organization to build a stronger Idaho!

Boys & Girls Club of Kootenai County’s Spring Party @ Boys & Girls Club
May 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Come Join Us For an Evening of Fun, Food, and Fundraising!Our Spring Party is one of the most exciting events of the year in Coeur d’Alene! The exclusive event, hosted by the Boys & Girls Club of Kootenai County is a fun evening of cocktails, light appetizers, and mingling with other Boys & Girls Club supporters.

Spring Party is held to raise awareness and funds needed to ensure the kids who need us most in our community have a safe place to belong this summer.

May
8
Fri
FREE Friday Movie Night at the Kroc Center @ Salvation Army Kroc Center Theatre
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us in The Zone for a family movie night! Free for Kroc Members. Kids must be 11 or older to be alone in the zone. All ages welcome when accompanied by an adult or responsible teen (15+).

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

May
15
Fri
FREE Friday Movie Night at the Kroc Center @ Salvation Army Kroc Center Theatre
May 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us in The Zone for a family movie night! Free for Kroc Members. Kids must be 11 or older to be alone in the zone. All ages welcome when accompanied by an adult or responsible teen (15+).

May
16
Sat
Donut Dash Fun Run @ Falls Park
May 16 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Come join us for the Inaugural Donut Dash Fun Run this May!!! There are three distances to choose from and so many fun festivities!! Stay tuned for more as we finalize all of the details in the very near future!

This event is a fundraiser for C.O.P.S. Concerns of Police Survivors www.concernsofpolicesurvivors.org

5K ISP Foot Pursuit for CASA @ McEuen Park
May 16 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Do you have what it takes to outrun an Idaho State Police trooper? ISP and CASA are teaming up to HELP child victims. #footpursuit
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Registration includes entry and ISP Foot Pursuit t-shirt.
Runners in the HOT PURSUIT category will receive a medal ONLY IF they OUTRUN a Trooper.
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Registration opens at 8:30am – t-shirt pick up
9:00am SHOT GUN start for HOT PURSUIT
9:10am start for 3.1 mile Fun Run
9:20am Rolling start for Family Walk
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Finish Line Activities
ICCU Fun & Games
Oversized Lawn games- purchase tickets to play and WIN
Grab some yummy food from Las Brasas Taco Truck
Visit the ISP Trooper Station

Aw$um Auction – Experience This! @ Best Western Coeur d'Alene Inn
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The theme for our 2020 Aw$um Auction is Experience This! We can’t pull it off without you, so we are very excited to see what your donations will bring to the experiences of this event. We need your support. The Chamber volunteers will be reaching out to you directly for your inspired donations to put towards all of the “Experiences” the Aw$um Auction will be showcasing. We are fortunate this year to have the support and energy of the Kootenai County Young Professionals to assist with donation procurement and pick-up.
Contact Brenda Young at Brenda@CdAChamber.com

 

Tickets $79 pp
VIP Table –  $1000, includes 8 tickets, prime seating, bottle of champagne, champagne toast, sponsor table announcement throughout the evening, and logo in program (limited availability).

May
21
Thu
Puttin on the Ritz Fashion Show @ Coeur d'Alene Resort
May 21 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

ROARING 20’s THEME – Tickets $75 each ($40 tax deductible contribution)
Get your tickets for our premiere fundraiser of the year! Promises an evening of glamour, auctions, entertainment, dinner and fashions by local shops! Please mail a check to 3Cs, PO Box 1274, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83616, and include a stamped, self-addressed return envelope.
Sue Walker for questions or phone orders: 208-699-7349

Bryan Elementary’s Spring Fling @ Coeur d'Alene Eagles
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Please join the Bryan Elementary PTA for our 1st annual Spring Fling dinner and silent auction! Enjoy music by Jacob Maxwell while shopping our collection of incredible auction items! Stay tuned for more details coming soon!

May
22
Fri
Baked Potato Bar Dinner Fundraiser @ Lake City Center Banquet Room
May 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
FREE Friday Movie Night at the Kroc Center @ Salvation Army Kroc Center Theatre
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us in The Zone for a family movie night! Free for Kroc Members. Kids must be 11 or older to be alone in the zone. All ages welcome when accompanied by an adult or responsible teen (15+).

May
24
Sun
Coeur d’Alene Marathon @ McEuen Park
May 24 @ 5:30 am – 3:00 pm

Mark your calendars for Sunday, May 24, for the 2020 Coeur d’Alene Marathon. Known as the “race with a view,” the Coeur d’Alene Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and 5k Fun Run offer one of the most spectacular running events in the country. The race starts and finishes downtown in Coeur d’Alene in McEuen Park, located at Front Street and Fourth Avenue. The marathon is USATF Sanctioned and a Boston Marathon qualifier. Register online today at RunSignUp.com and search Coeur d’Alene. CdAMarathon.com

May
29
Fri
FREE Friday Movie Night at the Kroc Center @ Salvation Army Kroc Center Theatre
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us in The Zone for a family movie night! Free for Kroc Members. Kids must be 11 or older to be alone in the zone. All ages welcome when accompanied by an adult or responsible teen (15+).

May
30
Sat
Run For 271 @ McEuen Park
May 30 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Once a year we put together a fun family day which directly benefits the 11 elementary schools in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The event has a fun 5K, 1 mile fun run, kids obstacle course, food, music, games for the kids, huge raffle, and much more!!! We have raised over $125,000 for the schools!!! This is an event where the WHOLE family can be a part of!!! Help us raise money again this year by just being a part of it!!

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!

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