Parade of Paws

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

click to enlarge The Parade of Paws is set for June 17. |Matt Weigand photo
The Parade of Paws is set for June 17. |Matt Weigand photo

The Spokane Humane Society's 14th annual dog-walk fundraiser is open to groups and individuals, offering 2- or 4-mile walks, local vendors and info booths, and a barbecue. Walkers who collect $100 or more receive an event T-shirt. Day-of registration starts at 8 am. Sat, June 17 at 10 am. Spokane Humane Society, 6607 N. Havana.

Father's Day Breakfast

The annual event uplifts and celebrates the importance of fathers and fatherhood, including men who serve as mentors to others in the community. Free. Sat, June 17 from 9-11 am. Rogers High School, 1622 E. Wellesley. (901-0303)

Children's March for Humanity

The U.S. has the highest infant mortality rate of all industrialized nations, and health issues are skyrocketing. The community is invited to bring their children, dressed up as a given profession to represent the future of humanity. Starts at the Red Wagon Meadow. Free. Sat, June 17 from 9 am-2 pm. Riverfront Park, 507 N. Howard. (499-2966)

City Council Candidates Forum

Join District 1 Spokane City Council candidates Kathryn Alexander, Tim Benn and Kate Burke in roundtable discussions about residents' priorities in the community. Free. Wed, June 21 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Northeast Community Center, 4001 N. Cook. (487-1603)

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

Bloomsday 2020 @ Spokane

Through Sept. 27
  • or