Celebrate Halloween while supporting local children with special needs and enjoying music, dancing, drinks and heavy appetizers, live/silent auctions, festive photography and more. Proceeds support Elevations - A Children's Therapy Resource Foundation. Sat, Oct. 27 from 7 pm-midnight. $60-$75. Riverside Place, 1108 W. Riverside Ave. ghostball.org
B Corp Boot Camp: Measure What Matters
Learn how you can use your business as a force for good in the Inland Northwest. SIMBA and Odegard Consulting co-sponsor this workshop providing an overview of the certification process and how businesses benefit from becoming a B Corp. Learn about the new city of Spokane tax incentives for Certified B Corps as well. Mon, Oct. 29 from 5-7 pm. Free; RSVP required. Spark Central, 1214 W. Summit Pkwy. spokaneindependent.org
Bipartisan Solutions to Climate Change?
Bob Inglis and Brian Baird are both former members of Congress. They discuss the possibility of bipartisan approaches to climate change policy in this event hosted by the Thomas S. Foley Institute of Public Policy and Public Service at WSU. Tue, Oct. 30 from 4:30-6 pm. Free and open to the public. Washington State University, Pullman campus, CUE 203. foley.wsu.edu
Women's Leadership Luncheon: The Power of Shame
Rachelle Strawther, director of leadership training and development for Gonzaga's School of Leadership Studies, presents a keynote address. This interactive presentation helps attendees identify obstacles that hold people back from becoming their best selves, both in the workplace and at home. Thu, Nov. 1 from 11:30 am-1:30 pm. $39; registration required. Gonzaga University Hemmingson Center, 702 E. Desmet Ave. gonzaga.edu/womenlead (313-3684) ♦