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Apr
10
Fri
FREE Friday Movie Night at the Kroc Center @ Salvation Army Kroc Center Theatre
Apr 10 @ 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+).

Apr
11
Sat
7th Annual Wine Extravaganza @ Downtown Coeur d'Alene
Apr 11 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

An evening of fine wine, food and fun! More than 20 wineries will be on hand with dozens of wines to taste. Held 3 to 7pm at The Plaza Shops in Downtown Coeur d’Alene, ticket price will include six wine tastings and a complimentary wine glass. Additional tasting tickets will be available for purchase at the event. Wristbands and tickets will be supplied in The Coeur d’Alene Resort Plaza. Enjoy wine tasting on a beautiful spring evening in Downtown Coeur d’Alene! For up-to-date information as the event nears, visit CdADowntown.com.

Apr
16
Thu
CANCELLED: Your Voice, Your Choice: Advance Care Planning Seminar @ Hospice of North Idaho Community Building
Apr 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

About this Event
Learn from experts in the community about Advance Care Planning, why it is important to have, and how to create a plan that will be meaningful to you and your loved ones.

Advance Care Planning is making decisions about the healthcare you want to receive in the event that you become unable to speak for yourself. Some examples of this include:

• Advance Directive

• Living Will

• Durable Power of Attorney for Healthcare

Why This Program:

When it comes to medical issues, everyone wants to do the right thing – but it is not always clear what that is. Although it can be difficult to discuss your wishes, a little planning now will save those you care about from unneeded stress later. The best time to talk about the type of medical care you will want, is long before you will need it.

Audience:

This event is intended for all members of the community who would like to get started on their advance care plans. Ideal attendees might include individuals who have been diagnosed with a terminal or life limiting illness, retirees, new parents, newlyweds, and first-time homeowners.

Attend this free educational seminar and receive support at each stage of the planning process from trained providers throughout the community and have an opportunity to schedule a one-on-one visit to more thoroughly go over your options.

Agenda:

WHAT: Introduction to Advance Care Planning with Peggy Hodge LPN, Palliative Care Nurse.

WHY: Learn from estate attorney, Corey Smith, about why having advance care plans will benefit you and your family.

HOW: Get hands on training from Hospice of North Idaho’s Medical Director, Dr. Robert Ancker, on how to complete an advance directive

REGISTER ONLINE TODAY:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/your-voice-your-choice-tickets-98443131055

For more information about National Health Care Decisions Day and the North Idaho Palliative Care Coalition, visit https://www.nwhospitalalliance.org/advance-directives/

CANCELLED: BaconFest North Idaho 2020 @ Silver Lake Mall
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Apr
17
Fri
FREE Friday Movie Night at the Kroc Center @ Salvation Army Kroc Center Theatre
Apr 17 @ 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+).

Apr
18
Sat
VIRTUAL 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.

CANCELLED: 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
19
Sun
CDA Makers : Spring Market @ Coeur d'Alene Resort
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Get the moms in your life that perfect gifts all while shopping local!

A community gathering of local artists, jewelers, bakers and crafters staging an open marketplace with activities for kids, food samples and much more.

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.

2020 Annual Membership Banquet @ Best Western CDA Inn
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Guest Speaker: Dr. Heather Branstetter, Author of Selling Sex in the Silver Valley: A Business of Doing Pleasure, will discuss her research using archival materials and oral histories and relate the intimate details of why brothels openly flourished in Wallace, Idaho.

5:00-6:00 Cocktails (no host bar)

6:00 Dinner served

6:30-7:00 Introduction of the Board, Treasurer’s Report, and updates about the J.C. White house and capital campaign progress.

7:20-8:00 Guest Speaker

8:00-8:30 Book signing

Apr
24
Fri
Baked Potato Bar Dinner Fundraiser @ Lake City Center Banquet Room
Apr 24 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Bon Appetit benefit for the North Idaho College Foundation @ Hayden Lake Country Club
Apr 24 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The North Idaho College Foundation presents Bon Appetit, an intimate and elegant evening at the Hayden Lake Country Club.
Enjoy a four-course gourmet dinner paired with Coeur d’Alene Cellars wine. This special evening features North Idaho college students and programs. Table sponsorships are $1,500 and include eight tickets, reserved seating, and name recognition at table and in program. Individual tickets are also available for $125. Sponsorships and tickets may be purchased online at www.nic.edu/give or by calling 208-769-5978.

FREE Friday Movie Night at the Kroc Center @ Salvation Army Kroc Center Theatre
Apr 24 @ 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+).

Apr
25
Sat
Community Trash Pickup – Tentative new date: April 25 @ Coeur d'Alene Bike Co.
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Can you believe it’s almost springtime? It’s a little crazy, right?

It is with great excitement and enthusiasm that I invite you all to the first Community Garbage Cleanup of 2020! Come and join the Coeur d’Alene community in coming together for an excellent cause while kicking off the spring season in the best way. Our sponsors Coffee Roboto will be providing coffee, tea and hot cocoa to our volunteers while MaK Bread will have artisan toast with grass fed butter 😋. Come and meet us at Coeur d’Alene Bike Co. on Saturday, March 21st at 10:00am for treats and mingling before we start the official cleanup together at 11:00am. Feel free to bring bags, gloves, and be sure to wear some boots or appropriate footwear. Invite everyone you know!

A HUGE shoutout to PB Crotinger for designing this incredible poster! Please go follow her page for many more incredible illustrations and designs. I am very grateful for her artwork!

PS: If you have any questions regarding this event, please email me directly at sustainableculturepodcast@gmail.com.

Earth Day Celebration at the Library! @ Coeur d'Alene Library
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Earth Day Celebration at the Library!

Join us for this free event on Saturday April 25th at the public library in downtown CDA, within the community room and outside! The event goes from noon-4pm. There will be educational vendors, music, arts and crafts. Stay tuned for a list of entertainers, yoga mob, and more!

If you are interested in being a vendor, please contact us at Kea@kealliance.org

Did you know the first Earth Day Fair was in 1970. Although mainstream America largely remained oblivious to environmental concerns, the stage had been set for change by the publication of Rachel Carson’s New York Times bestseller Silent Spring in 1962. The book represented a watershed moment, selling more than 500,000 copies in 24 countries, and beginning to raise public awareness and concern for living organisms, the environment and links between pollution and public health.

Earth Day 1970 achieved a rare political alignment, enlisting support from Republicans and Democrats, rich and poor, city slickers and farmers, tycoons and labor leaders. By the end of that year, the first Earth Day had led to the creation of the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the passage of the Clean Air, Clean Water, and Endangered Species Acts.

Much like 1970, Earth Day 2017 comes at a time of great challenge for the environmental community. With the possible dismantling of the EPA and several other bills in the works to reduce environmental oversight, this Earth Day celebration is just as important as the first.

You may also like the following events from Kootenai Environmental Alliance:

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!

STEMghetti on the Green – golf scramble, dinner & auction @ Ponderosa Springs Golf Course
Apr 25 @ 1:30 pm – 9:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE! Fernan’s largest fundraiser of year will consist of a golf scramble, dinner and auction at Ponderosa Springs Golf Course. Tickets and more details coming soon. Mark your calendars!

Apr
28
Tue
No Small Matter documentary @ Kroc Center Theater
Apr 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The first major theatrical documentary to tackle this topic, No Small Matter is designed to kick-start the public conversation about early care and education. Join us to continue the conversation about Early Care & Education in our North Idaho communities. Free child care will be provided on site. Learn more about the film at www.nosmallmatter.com

Hosted by United Way of North Idaho and CDA 2030

May
1
Fri
FREE Friday Movie Night at the Kroc Center @ Salvation Army Kroc Center Theatre
May 1 @ 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+).

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