International Women's Day

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

click to enlarge Sandy Williams (left) - YOUNG KWAK
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Sandy Williams (left)

Spokane's 2018 celebration focuses on the power of letting women's voices be heard. The event features workshops, a resource fair and keynote speech by Sandy Williams, local activist and creator of the Black Lens newspaper. Free. Sat, March 10 from 1-5 pm. Woman's Club of Spokane, 1428 W. Ninth Ave., (838-5667)

Pi Day Workshop

Join an all-star team of local tinkerers, techies and music makers to explore the world of electronic music. Learn to make sound using Raspberry Pi, Arduino, Micro:bit and other pint-sized computers. Musical machine creators are invited to showcase it at Spark's Pi Day Celebration on Wed, March 14. Ages 12+ (register online). $10. Sat, March 10, from 5-8 pm. Spark Central, 1214 W. Summit Pkwy.,

North Spokane Corridor Planning

Local residents can help plan community and public spaces along the North Spokane Corridor and the adjacent Children of the Sun Trail at a series of two planning sessions. Free. Sat, March 10, from 10 am-2:30 pm. Northeast Community Center, 4001 N. Cook St., (324-6195)

No Fear in Love Race

The seventh annual, 6-mile run to promote healthy relationships in 16-24-year-olds, and to raise awareness for domestic violence in young people. Race includes finisher prizes and drawings. $25. Sun, March 11, from 6:30-10 am. Spokane Falls Community College, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Dr., (202-657-1721) ♦

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