Girl Scouts celebrate women leaders, Nat Geo Live!, and other events

Sweets Before Supper

A new celebration will honor women leaders from all regions of the Girl Scouts Eastern Washington and North Idaho Council, including guest of honor and Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman. The event, hosted by Kris Crocker, also highlights 2019’s Gold Award recipients. The evening kicks off with Girl Scout Cookie-inspired desserts prepared by local chefs, with attendees choosing their favorite dessert of the night. Next is dinner prepared by the Davenport, along with a live auction and paddle raise. Sat, March 14 at 5:30 pm. $75-$1,000. Historic Davenport Hotel, 10 S. Post St. bit.ly/SB4S2020 (747-8091)

National Geographic Live! When Women Ruled the World

Professor of Egyptology Kara Cooney offers a look at a time in ancient history when women ruled the world. Often neglected in the history books, these women were considered exceptions to the rule, political pawns in a patriarchal society. But their power and influence is undeniable. Cleopatra used her sexuality, and her money, to build alliances with warlords of the Roman Empire. Neferusobek was the first woman to definitively take the title of king. Nefertiti is known more for her beauty than for bringing a fractured Egypt together. Thu, Feb. 13 at 7 pm. $21.50-$30. First Interstate Center for the Arts, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. wcebroadway.com (800-325-7328)

March for Meals

Lace up your walking shoes and step out to help stamp out senior hunger and isolation in the Spokane area. Participants can sign up individually or as part of a team to support the Greater Spokane County Meals on Wheels mission. The event, held at Spokane Valley and NorthTown malls, includes prize giveaways every 10 minutes, trophies for top walkers and supporters, and more. The pre-set route around the mall is less than 1 mile long. Fri, March 6 from 8-10 am. $20 NorthTown Mall (4750 N. Division St.) and Spokane Valley Mall (14700 E. Indiana Ave.). gscmealsonwheels.org/events

Baby Shark Live!

Families can enjoy a live show based on the viral earworm "Baby Shark." In the show, Baby Shark and Pinkfong take an adventure into the sea, singing and dancing through new and classic songs including "Five Little Monkeys," "Wheels on the Bus," "Jungle Boogie," "Monkey Banana Dance" and, of course, "Baby Shark." Thu, March 6 at 6 pm. First Interstate Center for the Arts, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. inbpac.com (279-7000)

Mind Body Spirit Holistic Fair @ Unity Spiritual Center Spokane

Sat., Feb. 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
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Chey Scott

Chey Scott is the Inlander's food and listings editor. She compiles the weekly events calendar for the print and online editions of the Inlander, manages and edits the food section, and also writes about local arts and culture. Chey (pronounced Shay) is a lifelong Spokanite and a graduate of Washington State University...