Seed Swap, Parasport fundraiser and more

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

click to enlarge 'Tis the season to start thinking about your seeds
'Tis the season to start thinking about your seeds

Local gardeners can bring extra seeds, home-saved or purchased, to share with others and to take home seeds from others for spring planting. The swap is offered in partnership with the Inland Northwest Food Network and True To Seed: Seed Lending Library. Free. Sat, Feb. 3 from 1-3 pm. Coeur d'Alene Public Library, 702 E. Front Ave. (208-769-2315)

African Americans in Spokane

Local historian Jerrelene Williamson and the Eastern Washington Genealogical Society present on the Northern Pacific Coal Company's recruitment of black people from the South to break the coal strike in Roslyn, Wash., in 1888 — the greatest migration of black people to the Northwest. Program presented as part of SPL's celebration of African American History Month. Free. Sat, Feb. 3 at 1:30 pm. Downtown Spokane Library, 906 W. Main. (444-5336)

Pairing with ParaSport

Join ParaSport for an evening of celebration, storytelling and fundraising to support its mission of supporting paralympic athletes. This evening provides those in attendance an opportunity to meet athletes, along with an auction, wine tasting, heavy hors d'oeuvres and more. $45/person or $350/table of 8. Sat, Feb. 3 from 5-8:30 pm. Barrister Winery, 1213 W. Railroad Ave.

Legal Voices for Seniors: Money & Authority

This six-week workshop series covers social and legal issues commonly affecting seniors. Attendees learn skills to help make major care and financial decisions in advance. This series is beneficial for individuals, families, and caregivers, and is presented by Elder Law Group, PLLC, based upon "The Handbook for Washington Seniors" published by Free. Mon, Feb. 5 from 4-5 pm. Argonne Library, 4322 N. Argonne Rd. (893-8260) ♦

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Spokane Record Expo 2020 @ Kendall Yards (The Nest)

Sun., Sept. 20, 9 a.m.
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