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6/26/2014 2:21:33 PM

PLAY IN THE PARK
Free upcoming events in Liberty Lake's parks:

July 3, 5:45 p.m. at Pavillion Park: Fallen Heroes Patriotic Run

July 3, dusk at Pavillion Park: "Frozen" (PG)
For this sing-along, fearless optimist Anna teams up with Kristoff and a hilarious snowman in race to find her sister Elsa, whose ice powers have trapped the kingdom in an eternal winter.

July 4, 6 p.m. at Pavillion Park: Bakin Phat & Sammy Eubanks concert
Fireworks which can be seen from the park will be on display around 10 p.m.

July 5, 6 p.m. at Pavillion Park: Post-Fourth Music Bash 
Featuring Hot Club of Spokane, Sidekick and Haze.

July 11, dusk at Pavillion Park: "The Lorax" (PG)
A 12-year-old boy discovers the story of the Lorax, the charming yet grumpy creature who fought to protect his world. 

July 18, dusk at Rocky Hill Park: "Roman Holiday" (NR)
In this 1953 classic, a sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome.

July 19, 6 p.m. at Beachcombers Beach: The Mountain Men
Pocket park concert on the shores of Liberty Lake. Enter from the trail on 1st Avenue or anchor a boat off shore.

July 19, dusk at Pavillion Park: "The Spiderwick Chronicles" (PG)
Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, three siblings discover a world of fairies and other creatures. 

July 20, 10 a.m. at Pavillion Park: Church In The Park

July 25, dusk at Half Moon Park: "How To Train Your Dragon" (PG)
A young Viking who aspires to hunt dragons learns there is more to the creatures than he assumed.

July 26, dusk at Pavillion Park: "Turbo" (PG)
A freak accident helps an everyday garden snail achieve his biggest dream-winning the Indy 500.

Aug. 1, 6 p.m. at Alpine Shores Park: The Camaros
Pocket park concert featuring Spokane-based rock and roll band.

Aug. 2, dusk at Pavillion Park: "Princess Bride" (PG)
1987 cult film is a romantic comedy fairytale featuring "As You Wish" Westley's pursuit of his true love, Buttercup

COMMUNITY EVENTS
July 2 | Lego contest celebration 10:30 a.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. For more: 232-2510

July 3, 17 | Science with Travis 6:30 p.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. Ages 7 and up can sign up to attend these times. For more: 232-2510

July 4 | Independence Day

July 5 | Newman Lake Hot Dog and T-shirt sale 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Tri-Community Grange, one block north of Trent on Starr, Newman Lake. The grilled hot dogs are great and the annual Newman Lake T-Shirt design is always a surprise during this community event sponsored by Newman Lake Fire Auxiliary and Newman Lake SCOPE.  

July 9 | Hot Ice! 10:30 a.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. Kids 4 and up are welcome to see what amazing things can be created with sodium acetate. For more: 232-2510

July 14-17 | "Alive" Vacation Bible School 9 a.m. to noon, Valley Real Life, 1831 S. Barker Road. This free event is for kids going into grades kindergarten through 5th in the fall. A family fun night will be held July 17 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. To register or for more: www.valleyreallife.org

July 16 | Marshmallow Catapults 10:30 a.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. Kids ages 4 and up are invited to see how far they can shoot a marshmallow. For more: 232-2510

July 18-19 | 2014 Relay for Life 6 p.m. Fri. to 9 a.m. Sat., Meadowood Technology Campus. Activities, entertainment, food, vendors and more will be available during the annual fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. There will also be kids activities such as bouncers, games, science fun and crafts. For more: www.relayforlife.org/libertylakewa

July 18-19 | Festivale Italiano The 7th annual event sponsored by the American Italian Club of Spokane and the Liberty Lake Farmers Market will include bocce and an ice cream social 6 p.m. Friday followed by a showing of "Roman Holiday" at dusk in Rocky Hill Park. The festival will continue from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday at the Farmers Market. For more: www.libertylakefarmersmarket.com

July 19 | Soap Box Derby Race 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Pavillion Park. The Spokane East Rotary Club is sponsoring the seventh annual Soap Box Derby Race for special-needs kids. There will be a barbecue around 12:30 p.m. For more: 928-6545

July 20 | Church in the Park 10 a.m., Pavillion Park. A service of singing, praise and worship is open to the public followed by a barbecue potluck sponsored by Lakeside Church and Uplift Church. Bring your own lawn chairs. For more: 210-9779

July 21 | Estate Planning Seminar, 2014 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. Attorney Tricia Usab will give a free presentation on preparing your estate. For more: 232-2510

July 23 | Rockets! 10:30 a.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. Kids ages 4 and up can make their own rocket  and see how far they can launch it. For more: 232-2510

July 24 | Minute to Win It! 5:30 to 7 p.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. All ages can come try new challenges and test out the library's Leap Motion games. For more: 232-2510

July 30 | Taste Test 10:30 a.m., Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. See if you can identify some fun flavors such as sweet, salty and sour. Ages 4 and up welcome. For more: 232-2510

Recurring
Friends of the Liberty Lake Municipal Library 4 p.m. the last Tuesday of every month, Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. 

Kiwanis Club of Liberty Lake 6:45 a.m. Wednesdays, Liberty Lake City Hall, 22510 E. Country Vista Drive. For more: www.libertylakekiwanis.org

Liberty Lake Centennial Rotary Club Noon Thursdays, Meadowwood Technology Campus Liberty Room, 2100 N. Molter Road.

Liberty Lake Farmers Market 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Liberty Square parking lot, 1421 N. Meadowwood Lane. The market runs Saturday mornings through Oct. 11. For more: www.libertylakefarmersmarket.com

Liberty Lake Lions Club Noon on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month, Barlow's Restaurant, 1428 N. Liberty Lake Road. For more: 869-7657

Liberty Lake Municipal Library 23123 E. Mission Avenue. 4 p.m. Mondays, Lego club; 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, toddler/preschool story time; 10:15 a.m. Fridays, baby lapsit story time; 11 a.m. Friday, toddler/preschool story time and songs; 1 p.m. Fridays, story time and crafts for preschoolers; 10:30 a.m. Saturdays, Knitting Club; 10:30 a.m. Saturdays, computer classes; 2 p.m. Saturdays, kids craft. For more: 232-2510

Liberty Lake Toastmasters 5:45 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District building, 22510 E. Mission Ave. For more: 208-765-8657

Senior Lunch programs 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday, Talon Hills Senior Complex, 24950 E. Hawkstone Loop. Seniors age 60 and older invited; recommended donation $3.50.

Spokane Valley Writer's Group 6 p.m. the first and third Thursdays of every month, Liberty Lake Municipal Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. This supportive critique group welcomes adult writers. For more: 570-4440

MUSIC & THE ARTS
June 11-13 | Cowboy Supper Shows Rockin' B Ranch, 3912 Spokane Bridge Road. The 20th anniversary commemorative performances will also be held  Aug. 8-10, Sept. 12-14 and Oct. 10-12. For more: www.rockinbranch.com or 891-9016

July 25 | Matsiko World Orphan Children's Choir 7 p.m., Lakeside Church, 23129 E. Mission. These lively, colorful youth are back for a performance in Liberty Lake. For more: 210-9779

July 25 to Aug. 2 | "Goldilocks and The Three Pigs" Liberty Lake Community Theatre, 22910 E. Appleway Ave. This delightful take on a couple of old storybook standbys is full of energy, humor and adventure for all ages. For tickets, show times and more: www.libertylaketheatre.com 

Recurring
Liberty Lake Art Society Third Wednesday of the month, various times and locations. Create, learn and explore new art avenues, as well as display, sell and network your art. No jurying board, no bylaws, no pressure. Work on projects to benefit Liberty Lake and surround communities. Dues are $10 per year, and you do not need to be a local resident to join. For more: 255-9600

CIVIC & BUSINESS
July 11 | Women Executives of Liberty Lake (WELL) 12:45 a.m. to 2 p.m., Liberty Lake Portal, Mica Peak room, 23403 E. Mission Ave. Women who do business in and around Liberty Lake are invited to hear Deanna Tiemann with Squishy Peanut Marketing talk about updates and changes with Facebook. For more: www.womenexecutivesoflibertylake.com

July 18 | Business Connections Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., MedStar Hangar at Felts Field, 6105 E. Rutter Ave. Cost is $28 for members and guests; $45 for non-members. For more: www.spokanevalleychamber.org

Recurring
Central Valley School board meeting 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Mondays of each month, CVSD administration building, 19307 E. Cataldo, Spokane Valley. 

Liberty Lake City Council 7 p.m. on the first and third Tuesdays of each month, City Hall, 22710 E. Country Vista Drive. 
There will be no meeting July 1.

Liberty Lake Library Foundation meeting Noon the first Wednesday of each month, 23123 E. Mission Ave.

Liberty Lake Merchants Association 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Liberty Lake Portal, 23403 E. Mission Ave., Suite 120. Open to business professionals interested in promoting business in the Liberty Lake and Spokane Valley areas. For more: 323-8953

Liberty Lake Municipal Library board meeting 10:30 a.m. the first Thursday of each month, 23123 E. Mission Ave.

Liberty Lake Planning Commission 4 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month, City Hall, 22710 E. Country Vista Drive.  

Liberty Lake SCOPE 6:30 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month, City Hall, 22710 E. Country Vista Drive

Liberty Lake Sewer and Water District board meeting 4 p.m. on the second Monday of each month, 22510 E. Mission Ave. 

HEALTH & RECREATION
June 30 to July 2 | NBC Basketball Skills Camp 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. These camps designed especially for ages 8 to 12. Cost is $155 per camp. Also offered July 7-9 (dribbling focus), July 21-23 (shooting focus) and Aug. 18-20. For more: www.nbccamps.com

July 3 | Patriotic run 5:45 p.m., Pavillion Park. Liberty Lake Running Club and Fallen Heroes Circuit Course committee is hosting a circuit course/fun run. The group will start at the machines at Pavillion Park, run to Rocky Hill Park to do the circuits there and then return for another round at Pavillion Park. For more: www.facebook.com/LLRunningClub

July 3-5, 10-12, 17-19, 24-26 | Camp Classics Basketball Tournament HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. Cost is $500 per team. For more: www.campclassictournaments.blogspot.com

July 8, 15, 22 and 29 | High School Summer Volleyball League HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. Cost is $180 per team. For more: www.hubsportscenter.org

July 8 to Aug. 27 | Adult and junior golf lessons Trailhead Golf Course, 1102 N. Liberty Lake Road. Junior lessons are available in two morning sessions for $70, while adult lessons are offered in two evening sessions for $110. For more: 928-3484 or www.libertylakewa.gov/golf

July 12 | Liberty Lake Loop 8 a.m., Pavillion Park. Sponsored by the Friends of Pavillion Park, the four-mile route leaving from Pavillion Park will be followed by a kids race. Cost is $15. For more: www.pavillionpark.org

July 13 | Valley Girl Triathlon 7:45 a.m., starting line near Inlet Drive. Registrations are sold out for this women-only spring distance triathlon. But spectators are welcome to observe the race which includes a 1/3-mile swim, 12-mile bike ride and 3-mile run around the community. For more: www.valleygirltri.com 

July 14-16 | ESS-Futsal Bambinos Soccer Activities Camp 9 to 11:30 a.m., HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. Cost is $59 for this camp for ages 3 to 5. For more: www.hubsportscenter.org

July 20 | Newman Lake 25K Run 6:30 a.m., Public fishing/boat launch area, Newman Lake. The scenic route winds itself around the lake and concludes with a pancake breakfast. Registration is due by July 18. For more: www.active.com

July 28 to Aug. 1 | ESS-Futsal Summer Skills Camp 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., HUB Sports Center, 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. Cost is $119 for this camp for ages 6 to 14. For more: www.hubsportscenter.org

July 29 | Criterium Bike Race 5 to 9 p.m., Half Moon Park. Bike racing returns to the River District neighborhood with this annual event. Prior to the adult races starting at 6 p.m., kids races open to those 12 and under will begin at 5 p.m. Racers will be grouped by age, size and enthusiasm and parents will need to register each child by 4:45 p.m. Helmets are required. To register and for more: www.exploreriverdistrict.com 

July 31 | Splash night with Spokane Indians 6 p.m., Avista Stadium, 602 N. Havana. Join with other baseball fans for a game against the Hillsboro Hops followed by post-game Circle the Bases. For tickets and more: spokaneindians.com

July 31 to Aug. 28 | 2014 Junior Golf Camps 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Thursdays, MeadowWood Golf Course, 24501 E. Valleyway. This camp is for ages 11 to 17. Cost is $50. For more: 255-9539

Aug. 2-3 | Barefoot Soccer Tournament Pavillion Park. Enjoy music, food and jumpy castles at this second annual event. Cost is $150 per team from U6 through U15, adult rec and competitive divisions. For more: www.facebook.com/Barefoot3v3

Recurring
Liberty Lake Community Tennis Association
Rocky Hill Park. The group offers adult evening clinics 6:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, kids clinics 9 and 10 a.m. Saturdays, and a ladies day 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays. Clinics run through Aug. 30. For more: 255-9293 or larrywest2@live.com

Liberty Lake Running Club 6 p.m. Thursdays, Twisp Café & Coffee House, 23505 E. Appleway Ave. The club meets for a three-mile run weekly through October. For more: www.facebook.com/LLRunningClub
• July 4-walk in the Alpine Shores neighborhood parade; July 24-wine run with Liberty Lake Wine Cellars; July 31 - run starting/ending at Liberty Lake Golf Course

Realistic Wellness 8:30 a.m. Saturdays, Lakeside Church, 23129 E. Mission Ave. This co-ed exercise class is for all levels. For more: 210-9779 

HUB Sports Center 19619 E. Cataldo Ave. Various classes, activities and events occur throughout the week including:

• Badminton open gym: 7 to 9 p.m. Tues., $5/person

• Basketball open gym: 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Tues., $4/person

• Feet to Friends walking group: 9:30 to 11 a.m. Mon. and Thurs., $1/person

• Kenpo Karate: 5:30 to 6:15 p.m., Mon. and Wed., $25/month

• Pickleball drop-in:12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Mon. through Wed..; 6 to 8 p.m. Sun. and Wed., $2/seniors ($4/non-seniors)

• Table Tennis: 6 to 9 p.m., Mon. and Wed.; $3/player

All calendar listings were provided to or gathered by Splash staff. If you would like your event considered for the community calendar, please submit information by the 15th of the month to calendar@libertylakesplash.com.


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