Coffee Tasting, Local History and More

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

Enjoy coffee from around the world in this unique tasting event, with all proceeds supporting Southeast Daycare Center and its work with children and families of Spokane. $15 donation. Sat, Dec. 9 from 8:45-11 am. Indaba Coffee Roasters, 1425 W. Broadway. (535-4794)

Remnants and Rails

Learn about the results of an archaeological survey in the Looff Carrousel area of Riverfront Park before construction of the new carrousel building began, and subsequent discoveries as work has progressed. Hear about who some of the people were, and how they lived, on the former historic block around the turn of the 20th century and what's been left behind. Free. Fri, Dec. 8 at 4 pm. Downtown Spokane Library, 906 W. Main. (444-5336)

ICAN Nobel Peace Prize Celebration

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) won the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize for its efforts in passing the U.N. Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Celebrate with local organizations associated with ICAN at a community event and program. Free. Sun, Dec. 10 at 1:30 pm. Community Building, 25 W. Main.

Christmas Tree Elegance

View the themed, decorated trees and accompanying gifts on display at River Park Square (second floor) and the Historic Davenport Hotel (mezzanine) through Sat, Dec. 9, during regular hours (through Dec. 10 at RPS). Proceeds from the raffle of the 18 trees benefit the Spokane Symphony via the Spokane Symphony Associates. Raffle tickets are sold for $1 each.

Tell us about your event or other opportunities to get involved. Submit events at or email

Bloomsday 2020 @ Spokane

Through Sept. 27
  • or