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Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Beat the summer heat at Blu Berry Frozen Yogurt with a two for one offer from Ed's Mobile Fun Club

This week's offer is Buy One, Get One Free at Blu Berry Frozen Yogurt stores, 3007 East 57th or Northtown Square. Text the word EDSFUN to the number 90210 and present the text on your phone at the counter. The free one must be of equal or lesser value. This summer fun offer expires Sunday, August 5.

Tonight is the Symphony's Soiree on the Edge at Arbor Crest

During the second Soiree on the Edge tonight at 7, the Spokane Symphony will serenade you with an exciting blend of music by contemporary and traditional composers, ending with selections from Beethoven's Symphony No. 6. Enjoy a picnic and the sunset on the lawn of the beautiful Arbor Crest Wine Cellars. There are a limited number of table seats inside the tent and plenty of lawn seating is available. Listeners may also bring blankets or lawn chairs. Arbor Crest wine and picnic fare is available for purchase.

This is a 21 and over event presented in partnership with Arbor Crest Wine Cellars.

Tickets are $20, $30 for table seating. Call 509-624-1200 now to get your tickets. You can also buy tickets at the event tonight.

Kathleen Cavender performs at Chateau Rive Friday

Singer Kathleen Cavender and her band will perform at Chateau Rive, the new event center on the first level of the Flour Mill, this Friday from 6:30 until dark, performing a variety of classics, soul, cabaret and swing tunes.

Pianist Lang Lang on the big screen at the Fox tomorrow

Don't miss this opportunity to hear the Mendelssohn Gala featuring superstar pianist Lang Lang, tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. He performs with the Gewandhaus Orchester Leipzig, the symphony orchestra that was once under the direction of Mendelssohn himself, conducted by Riccardo Chailly. This outstanding performance will be presented on the big screen this summer through the Specticast Digital Theatre Network as part of HD Thursdays. Tickets are $10 at the door.

Sammy Eubanks tonight at Bluz

The great Sammy Eubanks has a show tonight at 7:00 pm at Bluz at the Bend, 2721 N. Market.

The Vagabonds are moving on after one last show

The Vagabonds Traveling Show (LeAnn Cooley & Deanne Darlene) invite you to spend the evening with them for their last show in Spokane for a long time. One of the girls is moving to sunny California in two weeks! Come kick up your boots at Twelve String Brewing Company, 11616 East Montgomery Drive, Spokane Valley, 7-9 pm this Friday, August 3.

Darius Rucker minus Hootie at Northern Quest

This Saturday night at 7pm , former frontman of Hootie and the Blowfish, Rucker performs at Northern Quest Resort and Casino as a part of their Summer Concert Series. Darius has embraced a country approach for his solo career, where he has found widespread acclaim and praise for his live performances, vocals and songwriting. Go to for tickets and information.

"8" is 8/8 at 8 at the Bing

"8" the Play will take the stage at The Bing Crosby Theater on 8/8 at 8:00 p.m. with underwriting from the Hotel Ruby and The Sapphire Lounge. This play chronicles the proceedings around the judicial ruling on constitutionality of Prop 8 in California.

Is equality an abstract philosophical principle or a basic human right? Hear stories of personal impact Join the debate.

"8" is directed by Troy Nickerson in memory of the late Dr. David Q. Gigler. Ticketswest has your seats at or 800-325-SEAT.

SPR presents "An Evening Under the Stars" at Arbor Crest tomorrow night

On the first full moon in August, at Arbor Crest, Spokane Public Radio presents their annual gala fundraiser, An Evening Under the Stars, with a buffet feast by Catered for You, dinner music with Paul Grove and dancing to Diminishing Faculties. Tickets are $37 for current SPR members. Includes: Gourmet buffet dinner, live music, star-gazing, & silent auction. Call SPR at 328-5729 / toll free (800) 328-5729

Modern40, a ten-course, forty-plate dinner at Sante Restaurant and Charcuterie

Modern40, a ten-course dinner created by chef Jeremy L. Hansen of Sante Restaurant and Charcuterie will be on two evenings, Friday, August 17th and Saturday, August 18th. The unique event will showcase ten culinary concepts, with each course represented four different ways (40 tastes total), will showcase the talent and refined techniques of chef Hansen while raising funds for two local non-profit organizations, Spokane Riverkeeper and The Big Table. For tickets, contact Zachary Magan at (509) 220-2401. For further information about the event and menu, contact chef Hansen at

Roller Derby: Spokannibals vs Cherry City Derby Girls Saturday August 11

Enjoy flat track roller derby at its finest! Witness the live, untamed, roller derby feeding frenzy when the Spokannibals take on Salem, Oregon's Cherry City Derby Girls. Cherry City will be sending their travel team, the 8 Wheel Assassins.

The Spokannibals will unleash their fury at 7 pm, Saturday, August 11. The bout will be held at Roller Valley Skate Center, 9415 E. 4th in Spokane Valley. Doors open at 6:30.

Tickets are available through, Time Bomb 711 N. Monroe, and at the door. Advance: $8 Adults, $6 Student/Senior. At the door: $10 Adult, $7 Student/Senior.

ClayFox School pottery classes

The summer session of pottery classes are continuing at the ClayFox Clay School with professional potter Jill Smith. A one session, 3 hour, "Just Try It!" class is for people who want to try the potter's wheel, have fun and get muddy. If the fast turning potter's wheel just seems to wild, there are one session hand building classes offered also. In these classes the participants create clay pieces using slabs of clay from the slab roller.

Classes are limited to 5 people in a session and held in a professional potter's studio nestled in a pretty setting in the Little Spokane River valley. Dates and more information on the clay school plus examples of pottery created in past classes can be found at or by calling Jill Smith at 509-466-4612.

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