MLK, Jr. Rally March and more

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

Young Kwak

The annual community resource fair, rally and march through downtown Spokane is followed by a ribbon cutting at MLK Center community partner, the East Central Community Center (at noon). Mon, Jan. 15 at 10 am. Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd.

Diverse Writing Groups

A writing group for all experience levels that supports and elevates diverse voices, inspired by ancient storytelling circles. Those who come to this writing group, whoever they might be outside of the circle, are now storytellers, makers of visions, and story-listeners. Open to teenagers and adults. Free. Thu, Jan. 11 from 5:30-6:45 pm. Spark Central, 1214 W. Summit Pkwy. (279-0299)

Computer Programming Day Camp

Join other inquisitive girls and learn how to solve problems, create a computer game and explore basic computer coding using Scratch and other interactive activities. Pre-registration required; event open to Girl Scouts and non-Girl Scouts in grades K-8. $25. Mon, Jan. 15 from 9 am-4 pm. Girl Scouts of E. Washington and N. Idaho, 1404 N. Ash. (747-8091)

WVOLC Open House

Celebrate the resident bird species that stay at the West Valley Outdoor Learning Center throughout the cold winter months. Event includes games, crafts, meeting the animals, learning how our birds of prey (and other birds) find food and stay warm in the winter. $5 suggested donation. Sat, Jan. 20 from 10 am-2 pm. West Valley Outdoor Learning Center, 8706 E. Upriver Dr. (340-1028) ♦

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Cheap Skate Tuesday @ Numerica Skate Ribbon

Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Continues through Feb. 22
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