Peace & Justice Action Conference, Healthy Heart Pow Wow and more

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

Peace & Justice Action Conference, Healthy Heart Pow Wow and more
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Protest in action.

The ninth annual two-day conference hosted by PJALS Spokane offers an opening reception with local musicians and spoken-word artists, Fri, Feb. 23, from 6-8:30 pm, followed by a day of workshop sessions, Sat, Feb. 24, from 9 am-5 pm. Enjoy keynote speakers, meals and opportunities to connect with like-minded locals. $15-$55. Unitarian Universalist Church, 4340 W. Fort George Wright Dr.

Healthy Heart Pow Wow

This community event offers cash prizes for dance categories, a drum circle, blood sugar and blood pressure testing, health promotions, drawings and more. Free and open to the public. Fri, Feb. 23, from 6-10:30 pm. Rogers High School, 1622 E. Wellesley Ave.

Get to Know Your Local Arts Organizations

Local arts organizations and creative spaces gather to discuss their programs and resources for artists of all disciplines. Learn what's happening across Spokane's arts community, how you can benefit from their services and what you can do to get more involved. See link for complete list of participating groups. Free. Registration requested. Sat, Feb. 24, from 9 am-noon. Spark Central, 1214 W. Summit Pkwy.

Growing in North Idaho

Learn about vegetable gardening in North Idaho from Idaho Master Gardeners, who will share growing guides, planting schedules and other helpful references for digging in the dirt. $40. Registration requested. Sat, Feb. 24, from 9 am-4 pm. Kootenai County Administration Building, 451 N. Government Way. (208-446-1680) ♦

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The Rum Rebellion: Prohibition in North Idaho @ Museum of North Idaho

Through Oct. 29, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
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