Impact Impanda, supporting monks and more

Do something: How to get involved in your community this week

Impact Impanda, supporting monks and more
Dan Nailen
Omy Karorero, founder of Impanda Rwanda

The locally based nonprofit supports at-risk youth in Rwanda by providing enrichment programs centered around health, basic education, music and art. Join its founders, including local musician Omy Karorero (pictured), to celebrate what they've accomplished in their first two years. Free, donations accepted. Fri, Sept. 29 from 5:30-7 pm. The McGinnity Room, 116 W. Pacific. (991-9201)

Alms Bowl Rummage Sale

The monastics of Sravasti Abbey near Newport live as instructed by the Buddha to only eat food that is offered. Because they do not shop, their food is purchased with donations by supporters from near and far. Sat, Sept. 30 from 8 am-3 pm. Unitarian Universalist Church, 4340 W. Fort George Wright Dr. (971-301-2521)

National Public Lands Day Hike

Bring a lunch and plenty of water and plan to spend about 4 to 5 hours on the mountain. Meet at the trailhead across the street from the upper Kit Carson trail, a few miles off of the Summit Road. Free. Sat, Sept. 30 at 10 am. Mt. Spokane State Park, 26107 N. Mt. Spokane Park Dr. (209-2404)

Riverfront Park Redevelopment Open House

A session focused primarily on the design of the U.S. Pavilion. Community members are encouraged to attend and engage with the design team, ask questions and provide feedback. Free. Tue, Oct. 3 from 6-7:30 pm. Downtown Spokane Library, 906 W. Main.

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