Bonner County Calendar — Feb. 17, 2017

FRIDAY, Feb. 17

NEW ACTIVITIES

Starlight Racing: adult racing series, 4-6 p.m., Schweitzer Mountain Resort. Info.: schweitzer.com

Winter Carnival Parade of Lights: 5:30 p.m., Sandpoint city parking lot. Parade route runs down Church to First, along First, up Cedar, and then down Fourth and back to the city parking lot. Awards ceremony immediately follows; sponsored by Washington Trust Bank. Info.: annie@sandpointchamber.com

Spokane String Quartet: concert, 6 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. Tickets $15 adults, $5 children under 12 years old. Tickets can be purchased at the Music Conservatory of Sandpoint, 110 Main St.; online at brownpapertickets.com; or at the door.

Winter Carnival Kick-off Concert: Tennis; doors open 7 p.m., music begins 8 p.m.; MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

ACTIVITIES

Sandpoint Senior Center breakfast: 8:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Clark Fork Story Time: reading, snacks, games and more; 10:30 a.m., Clark Fork Library, 601 N. Main St. Info.: 208-266-1321

Spiritual service: Inspirational readings with soft music, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Gardenia Center.

Meditation: Connect with John of God in Brazil, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Gardenia Center. Inspirational readings with soft music. Free to all. No admittance after 11 a.m.

Senior Meal: Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 11:30 a.m.

Duplicate Bridge: 12:30 p.m., Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 10th and Cedar. Info: 266-1652.

Yoga for Teens: Syringa Creek Bldg. (north on Division near Baldy), 3:30-4:45 p.m.

St. Joseph’s Soup Kitchen: Free dinner, Lincoln and Ontario, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., St. Joseph’s. Everyone welcome.

Live music: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Pend d’Oreille Winery. Harold’s IGA is performing.

Latin group classes: Danceworks on Hwy. 200. Call Diane Peters, 255-7656.

Live music: 6-9 p.m., Trinity at City Beach. Bruce Bishop is performing.

ONGOING MEETINGS

New 12-Step program: 7 a.m., Catholic Church, all 12-step programs welcome. Open meeting. Info: 255-8072

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center; noon, open meeting, First Lutheran Church, 526 S. Olive St., 263-7754; 7 p.m., young people’s meeting, open, Gardenia Center; 7 p.m., Dry River Rats (open, nonsmoking), Assembly of God Church, 1210 4th Street, Priest River. Info: (800) 326-2164.

Crisis Pregnancy Center: From 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave, main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, counseling and baby needs. Also free parenting and Life Skills classes. Call 263-7621.

Celebrate Recovery: Sandpoint Church of the Nazarene, Highway 95 N; dinner, 5:30 p.m.; meeting, 6 p.m. Recovery meeting for hurts, habits and hang-ups.

Narcotics Anonymous: Surrender to Live, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 711 Main St.

Table Talk: Public discussion group meeting, 7-9 p.m., Pie Hut, 502 Church St., Sandpoint. Discussion on “spiritual transformation.” Hosted by Linda Evans, Sandpoint Beguine Society.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Sandpoint Senior Center: board meeting, 10:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Public encouraged to attend.

SATURDAY, Feb. 18

NEW ACTIVITIES

Beginning computer class: 8:15 a.m. sharp, East Bonner County Library, Sandpoint branch, 1407 Cedar St. Subject rotates each week. Info.: 208-263-6930

Winter Canival at Schweitzer: 9 a.m.-6 p.m., events include snowshoe hike, kids crafts, campfire in the village, music and more. Info.: schweitzer.com

Moon family fundraiser: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Ponderay Events Center, 401 Bonner Mall Way. EVents include vendors, 50/50 raffle and silent auction. Proceeds to benefit the Josh and Rebecca Moon family.

MickDuff’s Beer Hall Annual Cornhole Tournament: noon, registration; 1 p.m., tournament starts, MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St. Info.: 208-209-6700

Arbor Public Market: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Cedar Street Bridge, Sandpoint. Info.: cedarstreetbridge.com

Fly Tying Group: 1 p.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar. Fly tying enthusiasts of varying expertise; bring your own supplies.

Oscar Shorts: celebration of Oscar-nominated short films; documentary (part one), 1:30 p.m.; documentary (part two), 3:30 p.m.; animation shorts, 5:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. Info.: panida.org

ACTIVITIES

Cardio Junkies: Sandpoint’s running club, 7 a.m., Joe’s Auto Body, Baldy Mountain Road. Info: Janet, 255-6102

Albeni Falls Pipes and Drums Band: 9 a.m., First Lutheran Church. Free bagpiping, drumming and Highland dancing lessons for adults and children. Info: Ted, 263-1578 or dance instructor Laurie, 610-9635

Live music: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Pend d’Oreille Winery.

ONGOING MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 9 a.m., open meeting, First Lutheran Church, Olive and Ontario; 7 p.m., open meeting, Saturday Night Live, First Christian Church, 201 N. Division (open speaker’s meeting, last Saturday of the month). Info: 263-4723.

Narcotics Anonymous: Highlifers, 5:30 p.m., Gardenia Center, 400 Church St.; 1 Disease 1 Program, 11 a.m., closed, 710 Superior, Suite D (children welcome).

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Idaho Writers League: 9 a.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar.

SUNDAY, Feb. 19

NEW ACTIVITIES

“Let it Glow”: Schweitzer night parade and fireworks, 6-8 p.m., Schweitzer Mountain. Info.: schweitzer.com

Winter Canival at Schwetizer: 9 a.m.-6 p.m., events include snowshoe hike, kids crafts, campfire in the village, music and more. Info.: schweitzer.com

Oscar Shorts: celebration of Oscar-nominated short films; documentary (part one), 3:30 p.m.; live action shorts, 5:30 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. Info.: panida.org

Annual 219 Party: annual event, 2:19 p.m., The 219 Lounge, 219 First Ave. Info.: 219.bar

ACTIVITIES

Sandpoint Gun Club: trapshooting (open to public); limited free instruction available. 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Sandpoint Gun Club, Gun Club Road, about two miles west of Mays Honda in Sagle. Info.: 290-2990

Sunday worship service: 10 a.m., Gardenia Center.

Weekly Service and discussion: 10-11:30 a.m., 100A Church Street.

Cookies, Coffee and Jesus: Informal Bible study, searching Scripture, answering questions, discovering truth; 9:30-10:30 a.m., Faith Evangelical Free Church, 2624 N. Boyer.

Hope Market Cafe: Mamaloose (acoustic) Music, 620 Wellington Place (next to post office) in Hope. Info: 264-0178.

MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 10:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St., open, non-smoking.

New Start weight loss group: 1 p.m., Sandpoint Teen Center, corner of Division and Pine.

Narcotics Anonymous: A Couple of Addicts, 6 p.m., Methodist Church basement, 711 Main St.

Living Sober: 7 p.m., Gardenia Center (closed, nonsmoking). Info: 1 (800) 326-2164.

MONDAY, Feb. 20

NEW ACTIVITIES

SHS Bulldogs softball clinic: 8 a.m.-noon, SHS, 410 S. Division Ave. Open to youth from second-eighth grade; includes instruction on hitting, throwing, catching, pitching, and more. Preregistration $20; at the door, $25. Proceeds benefit SHS program. Info.: sandpointfastpitch.shutterfly.com

Lifetree Cafe: conversations about life and faith, noon, Kokanee Coffee, 509 N. Fifth Ave., Sandpoint. Info.: Angela Reese, (208) 597-7831 or angela@kokaneecoffee.com

Community soup kitchen: 4-7 p.m., Hoot Owl Cafe. All welcome, no charge.

Blues jam: Open mic, 8 p.m., Eichardt’s Pub, 212 Cedar.

Oscar Shorts: celebration of Oscar-nominated short films; animation shorts, 3:30 p.m.; documentary (part two), 5:30 p.m.; Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. Info.: panida.org

ACTIVITIES

KFRY Morning Show: 8-9 a.m., with Suzy Prez and Chris Bessler, 88.5 FM.

Monday Sewing Group: 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Bonner County Extension Office, 4205 N. Boyer.

Sandpoint Senior Center lunch: 11:30 a.m., includes salad bar; Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Cost $4 for folks 60-plus, $7.50 for those under 60. Menus online at www.sandpointareaseniors.org. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Sandpoint Teen Center: 2:30-4:30, ACYC Center, corner Pine and Division.

Teen Make It at the Library: 3 p.m., East Bonner County Library Sandpoint branch, 1407 Cedar St. Makerspace for seventh-grade teens and older to create with robotics, Arduinos and 3D printing.

Community meal: Free hot meal, 4-6 p.m., Sandpoint Assembly of God Church, 423 N. Lincoln St., Sandpoint.

Community soup kitchen: 4-7 p.m., Hoot Owl Cafe.

Fitness class: 5:30 p.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Mike Ehredt, (208) 360-9647 or dreemer61@yahoo.com

Silent meditation: 1/2 hour, 7-7:30 p.m., Gardenia Center.

MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center.; noon, Big Book meeting, Gardenia Center; 5:30 p.m. Men’s meeting, Big Book study, SDA Teen Center, Pine and Division; 6 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 526 Olive Ave; 7 p.m., closed meeting, Hope Community Center; 7 p.m., Get the Spirit open meeting (nonsmoking), VFW Hall, Highway 41 in Spirit Lake. Info: (800) 326-2164.

Our A.A. Legacy to the Faith Community: A 12-step program to spiritual, emotional and physical renewal; open meeting, 7 a.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Ontario and Lincoln.

TOPS ID 0208: weigh-in 9-9:25 a.m., 9:30-10:30 meeting; Gardenia Center, 400 Church St. TOPS’ mission is to support people as they take and keep off pounds sensibly. Info.: (208) 263-2528

Life Choices Pregnancy Center: noon to 4 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave., main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, option coaching and baby needs. Also, free parenting and Life Skills classes. Free and confidential. Information: 208-263-7621

Kiwanis Club: luncheon meeting, 12-1 p.m., Tango Cafe.

Sexaholics Anonymous: A 12-step program of recovery, noon meeting. Info: toll-free (866) 291-0914 or email sasandpoint@yahoo.com.

Al-Anon: 6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 417 N. 4th St. Happy Solutions group open to anyone concerned about or affected by someone else’s drinking. Use door on Alder Street. Info: 263-9543.

Stepping Into Freedom: A Christ-centered 12-step program, open session, Sandpoint Assembly of God Church, 6 p.m.

Overeaters Anonymous: 6:30 p.m., Boundary Community Hospital, 6640 Kaniksu St., Bonners Ferry. Emergency entrance to LL conference room. No dues, fees, weigh-ins or diets. Info.: 290-8172

Survivors of Suicide Support Group: 7-8 p.m., 608 S. Division Ave. Info.: (208) 265-5049

Narcotics Anonymous: A Vision of Hope, 7:15 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 526 Olive. Enter through back door.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Bonner County Alzheimer’s Support Group: 2 p.m., Valley Vista Care Center, 220 S. Division.

Adult Cancer Support Group: 4-5:30 p.m., Community Cancer Services.

Ponderay City Council: 6 p.m., 288 Fourth St.

TUESDAY, Feb. 21

NEW ACTIVITIES

NIght-Out Karaoke: Winter Carnival fun, 8-11 p.m., The 219 Lounge, 219 First Ave. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

MickDuff’s Trivia: 7-9 p.m., MickDuff’s Brewing Company, 312 First Ave. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

ACTIVITIES

KFRY Morning Show: 8-9 a.m., with Suzy Prez and Chris Bessler, 88.5 FM.

Yoga: 8:30 a.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Maria Alberg, 263-2084

DayBreak Center: adult respite care, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., DayBreak Center, 820 Main St. Info.: 208-265-8127

Research day: Bonner County Historical Museum. Local history exhibits and research archive, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. each day or by appointment. Info: 263-2344.

Leo Hadley Indoor Range: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 114 W. Lake St.; through April 12. Instruction available, .22 rimfire, rifle or pistol. Rangemasters Cliff Lanning, 265-4871; or Bill Moody, 290-6846.

Mother Goose Tales: story and singing program for children aged 0-3 years old; 10:15 a.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar St. Info.: 263-6930

Preschool story time: stories, games, crafts and songs for children ages 2-5, 11 a.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar St. Info.: 263-6930

Sandpoint Senior Center lunch: 11:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Cost $4 for folks 60-plus, $7.50 for those under 60. Menus online at www.sandpointareaseniors.org. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Pinochle: Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 1 p.m. Info: 266-1667.

Sandpoint Teen Center: 2:30-3:30, ACYC Center, corner Pine and Division.

Robotics with Lego Mindstorm: 3 p.m., Clark Fork Library. Info.: 208-266-1321

Make It at the Library: 3-4:30 p.m., East Bonner County Library, 1407 Cedar St., rooms 103-104. Kids create with robotics, arduinos, needlework, Legos and more.

Magic: The Gathering: strategic card game, 5 p.m., East Bonner County Library, 1407 Cedar. Info.: 208-263-4263

Bonner Partners in Care Clinic: 5:30 p.m., Panhandle Health District office, 1020 Michigan, Sandpoint.

Basic Bingo: Stoneridge Loft Restaurant, Blanchard, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Trivia Night: 7-9 p.m., MickDuff’s Brewery. Enjoy a night of trivia, prizes awarded.

MEETINGS

Ponderay Rotary: Breakfast meeting, 7 a.m. Tango Cafe, Columbia Bank building. All welcome.

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center; 7 p.m., Living Sober (closed, nonsmoking), Gardenia Center, 4th Ave. and Church; 7 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous: Unparalleled Freedom, 7 a.m., Catholic Church. Open meeting. Open Arms, 6 p.m., Seventh-day Adventist Youth Center, corner Pine and Division.

Life Choices Pregnancy Center: noon to 4 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave., main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, option coaching and baby needs. Also, free parenting and Life Skills classes. Free and confidential. Information: 208-263-7621

Overeaters Anonymous: noon-1 p.m., Cocolalla Cowboy Church, 4281 Cocolalla Loop Road. No dues, no diets, no weigh-ins, no pressure. Info.: Linda G.,612-599-1096 or email, randallinda1@juno.com

Grief and dementia support group: 1 p.m., Luther Park, upstairs in the craft room. Group is led by Pastor Steve Neuder of First Lutheran Church and Brian Casey of Luther Park. All welcome to attend.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous: 6:30-8 p.m., Bonner General Hospital, classroom near the cafeteria. Info: Judy, 265-4936, 800-600-6028 or www.foodaddicts.org

Bible Services: Teaching the unchanging truth of Jesus Christ: 7:30 p.m., the Sand Creek Center at the Meeting Place, 101 N. First Ave.

Heron Outreach Clinic: Open for drop-ins, Info: 406-847-8780.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Sandpoint Urban Renewal Agency: City Hall Conference Room, 1123 Lake, 7:30 a.m.

Veterans of Foreign Wars: 9 a.m., VFW Hall, Pine and Division.

Bonner County Republican Women: 10:30 a.m., Holiday Inn Express, 477326 Highway 95, Ponderay. Information: 255-5749

Chamber Chick Connection: 12-1 p.m., Columbia Bank’s Community Room. Contact Teresa Lunde, 263-7525.

Caregiver Support Group: Group for friends and families of cancer patients, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Community Cancer Services.

Sandpoint Planning Commission: Workshop, 5:30 p.m., council chambers.

Bottle Bay Recreational Water & Sewer District: Board meeting, 6 p.m., district office.

Republican Central Committee: 6:15 p.m., Panhandle Health District office, 322 Marion. Info: Cornel Rasor, 290-7403 or email crasor@verizon.net

Parent Grief Support Group: 6-7:30 p.m., BGH classroom. Support group for those who have experienced the death of a child or grandchild. Information: 208-265-1179.

Bonner County Early Childhood Professionals Association: 6:30 p.m., East Bonner County Library. Public invited.

Eagles Auxiliary: 7 p.m., 1511 John Hudon Lane, 263-8449. Ladies only.

Life-Time Friends Animal Sanctuary: Monthly board meeting. Call Michael Sowders at 755-6298.

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 22

NEW ACTIVITIES

Crafternoon: 2-3:30 p.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar. Children’s crafts program with fun projects using collaboration, cooperation and communication to develop art and engineering skills. Info.: www.ebonnerlibrary.org

Cancer yoga: 4 p.m., Community Cancer Services, 1215 Michigan St., Suite B, Sandpoint. Cancer patients and caregivers welcome. Info.: Jessica, 255-2301

Rebelution: California reggae concert; doors open 7 p.m., show starts 8 p.m.; 21 and older; The Hive, 207 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. Info.: livefromthehive.com

ACTIVITIES

After God’s Heart: A community Bible study for women, 9 -11 a.m., First Christian Church, September through May. Breaks for holidays and summer. Info.: www.AGHSandpoint.com

DayBreak Center: adult respite care, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., DayBreak Center, 820 Main St. Info.: 208-265-8127

Bonner County Historical Museum: Open, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Small fee at door.

Sandpoint Senior Center lunch: 11:30 a.m., includes salad bar; Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Cost $4 for folks 60-plus, $7.50 for those under 60. Menus online at www.sandpointareaseniors.org. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Soup social: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Gardenia Center. Social gathering and free homemade soup.

Senior Meal: Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center 11:30 a.m.

Party Bridge: Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 12:15 p.m. Info.: 266-1280.

Preschool Story Time: Clark Fork Library, 12:30 a.m. Stories, crafts, refreshments and fun. Info.: 266-1321.

Duplicate bridge: Noon, Ponderay Event Center. Info and partnerships: 610-0620.

Sandpoint Teen Center: 1:30-4:30 p.m.; free math and science tutoring, 3-4 p.m.

Bingo hour: 2-3 p.m., Alpine Vista Senior Apartments, 1705 Pine St. All welcome. Info.: 265-4446

Make It at the Library: 2-2:30 p.m., East Bonner County Library, Clark Fork branch, 601 Main St. Kids create age-appropriate crafts.

Open silent meditation: Doors open 4:45 p.m. to 6:15 p.m., Gardenia Room, Gardenia Center.

Fitness class: 5:30 p.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Mike Ehredt, 208-360-9647 or dreemer61@yahoo.com

Bingo: Sandpoint Senior Center, 6 p.m., 820 Main St. Have some fun and support local seniors. Info.: 263-6860

Bingo Night: 6:30 p.m., MickDuff’s Brewing Company Beer Hall and Brewery, 220 Cedar St. Free game card for all. Info.: 208-209-6700.

Men’s Night: 7 p.m., Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center.

ONGOING MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center; noon, Big Book study, open meeting, First Lutheran Church, Olive and Ontario; 7 p.m., open meeting, Elmira Store, Highway 95. Info.: (800) 326-2164; 8 p.m., “stick meeting,” United Methodist Church, Boyer and Main.

Sandpoint Rotary Club: Noon, Tango Cafe, Panhandle State Bank building.

Life Choices Pregnancy Center: noon to 4 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave., main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, option coaching and baby needs. Also, free parenting and Life Skills classes. Free and confidential. Information: 208-263-7621

A Course in Miracles: Study in a spiritual belief system, 5 p.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar St. Public welcome. Info.: Karen, 208-263-8949

Overeaters Anonymous: 6:30 p.m., Boundary Community Hospital, 6640 Kaniksu St., Bonners Ferry. Use emergency entrance to lower level conference room. No dues, fees, weigh-ins or diets. We welcome all with a desire to stop eating compulsively. Info.: 2908172.

Table Talk: Wednesday evening public book study and discussion group, 7-9 p.m., Pie Hut, 502 Church St., to share the importance of the Lost Life of the Heart. Hosted by Linda Evans, Sandpoint Beguine Society.

Narcotics Anonymous: Wednesday Night Newcomers, 7 p.m., Pine Street and Division, SDA Community Youth Center, upstairs.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary: VFW Hall, corner Pine and Division. For information, 263-2911.

Lake Pend Oreille Idaho Club: board meeting, 6:30 p.m., Connie’s. Focus on issues relating to Lake Pend Oreille. Info.: 264-5796.

American Legion Post 15: 6:30 p.m., VFW Hall, 263-9183.

THURSDAY, Feb. 23

NEW ACTIVITIES

AWANA Club: 6:30-8 p.m., Northside Christian Fellowship, 4400 Colburn-Culver Road. Info.: www.ncfchurch.net or Kyle and Des, 208-290-8025

Thursday Night Solo Series: Truck Mills, 6-8 p.m., MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

ACTIVITIES

DayBreak Center: adult respite care, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., DayBreak Center, 820 Main St. Info.: 208-265-8127

Leo Hadley Indoor Range: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 114 W. Lake St.; through April 12. Instruction available, .22 rimfire, rifle or pistol. Rangemasters Cliff Lanning, 265-4871; or Bill Moody, 290-6846.

Research day: Bonner County Historical Museum, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Sandpoint Senior Center lunch: 11:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Cost $4 for folks 60-plus, $7.50 for those under 60. Menus online at www.sandpointareaseniors.org. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Sandpoint Teen Center: 2:30-4:30, ACYC Center, corner Pine and Division.

Community meal: 4-6 p.m., United Methodist Church, Main and Boyer. All welcome to share food and fellowship.

Fitness class: 5:30 p.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Mike Ehredt, (208) 360-9647 or dreemer61@yahoo.com

Bonner Partners in Care Clinic: 5:30 p.m., Panhandle Health District office,1020 Michigan, Sandpoint.

VFW bingo: smoke-free games, 5 p.m. doors open; games start at 6:45 p.m., VFW Hall, Pine and Division. Info.: 263-2753

Sandpoint Poetry open mic: 6-8 p.m., Monarch Mountain Coffee, 208 N. Fourth Ave. No sign-up sheets, no censorship; come be inspired.

ONGOING MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center; noon, First Lutheran Church, 526 Olive Ave.; 12 p.m., “Alive Again,” Sandpoint Methodist Church, 711 Main St.; 6:30 p.m., Grapevine Study (closed, nonsmoking), Episcopal Church, Highway 2; 7 p.m. Step Study (closed, nonsmoking), Bonner General Hospital; 7 p.m.

Life Choices Pregnancy Center: noon to 4 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave., main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, option coaching and baby needs. Also, free parenting and Life Skills classes. Free and confidential. Information: 208-263-7621

Women’s Domestic Violence Support Group: Noon-1:30 p.m. Info: 263-0658.

Al-Anon: Noon, First Presbyterian Church, 417 N. Fourth Ave. Open to anyone concerned about or affected by someone else’s drinking. Enter using door on Alder. Info: 263-9543.

Grief and dementia support group: 1 p.m., Luther Park, upstairs in the craft room. Group is led by Pastor Steve Neuder of First Lutheran Church and Brian Casey of Luther Park. All welcome to attend.

Narcotics Anonymous: Open Arms, 6 p.m., Sandpoint Methodist Church, 711 Main St.

Boy Scouts Troop 111: 7 p.m., Sandpoint Community Hall. Everyone welcome.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Dover City Council: 6 p.m., Dover City Hall.

Edgemere Grange: 7:30 p.m., grange hall.

Surviviors Rescue, Inc.: All breed equine rescue, rehabilitation and sanctuary group meeting, 6 p.m., 34101 Highway 200.

FRIDAY, Feb. 24

NEW ACTIVITIES

Starlight Racing: adult racing series, 4-6 p.m., Schweitzer Mountain Resort. Info.: schweitzer.com

The Dating Game — Sandpoint Style: Two bachelors and two bachelorettes will take the stage, 7:30-9 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. Tickets $5. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

ACTIVITIES

Sandpoint Senior Center breakfast: 8:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Clark Fork Story Time: reading, snacks, games and more; 10:30 a.m., Clark Fork Library, 601 N. Main St. Info.: 208-266-1321

Spiritual service: Inspirational readings with soft music, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Gardenia Center.

Meditation: Connect with John of God in Brazil, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Gardenia Center. Inspirational readings with soft music. Free to all. No admittance after 11 a.m.

Senior Meal: Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 11:30 a.m.

Duplicate Bridge: 12:30 p.m., Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 10th and Cedar. Info: 266-1652.

Yoga for Teens: Syringa Creek Bldg. (north on Division near Baldy), 3:30-4:45 p.m.

Teen Writers Club: “teens who write … unite,” 3:30 p.m., East Bonner County Library, Sandpoint branch, 1407 Cedar St. Collaboration, peer reviews, brainstorming activities. Writing supplies and refreshments provided. Info.: EBCL Teen Programs, 208-263-6930, ext. 1245

St. Joseph’s Soup Kitchen: Free dinner, Lincoln and Ontario, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., St. Joseph’s. Everyone welcome.

Live music: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Pend d’Oreille Winery.

Latin group classes: Danceworks on Hwy. 200. Call Diane Peters, 255-7656.

ONGOING MEETINGS

New 12-Step program: 7 a.m., Catholic Church, all 12-step programs welcome. Open meeting. Info: 255-8072

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center; noon, open meeting, First Lutheran Church, 526 S. Olive St., 263-7754; 7 p.m., young people’s meeting, open, Gardenia Center; 7 p.m., Dry River Rats (open, nonsmoking), Assembly of God Church, 1210 4th Street, Priest River. Info: (800) 326-2164.

Crisis Pregnancy Center: From 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave, main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, counseling and baby needs. Also free parenting and Life Skills classes. Call 263-7621.

Celebrate Recovery: Sandpoint Church of the Nazarene, Highway 95 N; dinner, 5:30 p.m.; meeting, 6 p.m. Recovery meeting for hurts, habits and hang-ups.

Narcotics Anonymous: Surrender to Live, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 711 Main St.

Table Talk: Public discussion group meeting, 7-9 p.m., Pie Hut, 502 Church St., Sandpoint. Discussion on “spiritual transformation.” Hosted by Linda Evans, Sandpoint Beguine Society.

SATURDAY, Feb. 25

NEW ACTIVITIES

Beginning computer class: 8:15 a.m. sharp, East Bonner County Library, Sandpoint branch, 1407 Cedar St. Subject rotates each week. Info.: 208-263-6930

Winter Canival at Schwetizer: 9 a.m.-6 p.m., events include snowshoe hike, kids crafts, campfire in the village, music and more. Info.: schweitzer.com

Arbor Public Market: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Cedar Street Bridge, Sandpoint. Info.: cedarstreetbridge.com

Saturday Afternoon Dance: 1-4 p.m., Sandpoint Senior Center. Music by Country Plus. Potluck, everyone welcome. Info.: Betty, 263-2288

Weird Wonderful Winter Beerfest Pub Crawl: 2-6 p.m., area pubs. Sample great brews and have fun. Locations include 219, A&P, Eichardt’s, Idaho Pour Authority, MickDuff’s Beer Hall, Ol’ Red’s Pub, Pend d’Oreille Winery and Trinity at City Beach. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

Comedy Show: Morgan Preston and Harry J. Riley; 8 p.m., 219 Lounge, 219 First Ave. Tickets $10 in advance or $12 at the door. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

SOLE’s SnowSchool Experience: Programs on snowshoeing, snow shelters, snow science, winter ecology and more. Preregistration required. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

History Mystery Fundraiser: A Vaudeville Review: Bonner County History Museum benefit, 6 p.m., Ponderay Events Center, 401 Bonner Mall Way, Ponderay. Info.: bonnercountyhistory.org

ACTIVITIES

Cardio Junkies: Sandpoint’s running club, 7 a.m., Joe’s Auto Body, Baldy Mountain Road. Info: Janet, 255-6102

Albeni Falls Pipes and Drums Band: 9 a.m., First Lutheran Church. Free bagpiping, drumming and Highland dancing lessons for adults and children. Info: Ted, 263-1578 or dance instructor Laurie, 610-9635

Live music: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Pend d’Oreille Winery.

ONGOING MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 9 a.m., open meeting, First Lutheran Church, Olive and Ontario; 7 p.m., open meeting, Saturday Night Live, First Christian Church, 201 N. Division (open speaker’s meeting, last Saturday of the month). Info: 263-4723.

Narcotics Anonymous: Highlifers, 5:30 p.m., Gardenia Center, 400 Church St.; 1 Disease 1 Program, 11 a.m., closed, 710 Superior, Suite D (children welcome).

SUNDAY, Feb. 26

NEW ACTIVITIES

Evans Brothers Neighborhood Coffee Tasting and Family Faire: Winter Carnival event, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Evans Brothers Coffee, 524 Church St., Sandpoint. Events include free coffee tasting for adults, with hot chocolate for kids; crafts and activities in partnership withy Sandpoint Waldorf School. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

K9 Keg Pull: dogs of all sizes charging down snow-packed course, 10 a.m.-noon, Granary District, 513 Oak St. Proceeds benefit Panhandle Animal Shelter. Info.: sandpointwintercarnival.com

Get the Girls Out with She Jumps: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Schweitzer Mountain Resort. National campaign to unite and inspire women in the outdoor sports world. Info.: schweitzer.com

ACTIVITIES

Sandpoint Gun Club: trapshooting (open to public); limited free instruction available. 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Sandpoint Gun Club, Gun Club Road, about two miles west of Mays Honda in Sagle. Info.: 290-2990

Sunday worship service: 10 a.m., Gardenia Center.

Weekly Service and discussion: 10-11:30 a.m., 100A Church Street.

Cookies, Coffee and Jesus: Informal Bible study, searching Scripture, answering questions, discovering truth; 9:30-10:30 a.m., Faith Evangelical Free Church, 2624 N. Boyer.

Hope Market Cafe: Mamaloose (acoustic) Music, 620 Wellington Place (next to post office) in Hope. Info: 264-0178.

MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 10:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St., open, non-smoking.

New Start weight loss group: 1 p.m., Sandpoint Teen Center, corner of Division and Pine.

Narcotics Anonymous: A Couple of Addicts, 6 p.m., Methodist Church basement, 711 Main St.

Living Sober: 7 p.m., Gardenia Center (closed, nonsmoking). Info: 1 (800) 326-2164.

MONDAY, Feb. 27

NEW ACTIVITIES

Lifetree Cafe: conversations about life and faith, noon, Kokanee Coffee, 509 N. Fifth Ave., Sandpoint. Info.: Angela Reese, (208) 597-7831 or angela@kokaneecoffee.com

Blues jam: Open mic, 8 p.m., Eichardt’s Pub, 212 Cedar.

Community soup kitchen: 4-7 p.m., Hoot Owl Cafe. All welcome, no charge.

ACTIVITIES

KFRY Morning Show: 8-9 a.m., with Suzy Prez and Chris Bessler, 88.5 FM.

Monday Sewing Group: 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Bonner County Extension Office, 4205 N. Boyer.

Sandpoint Senior Center lunch: 11:30 a.m., includes salad bar; Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Cost $4 for folks 60-plus, $7.50 for those under 60. Menus online at www.sandpointareaseniors.org. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Sandpoint Teen Center: 2:30-4:30, ACYC Center, corner Pine and Division.

Community meal: Free hot meal, 4-6 p.m., Sandpoint Assembly of God Church, 423 N. Lincoln St., Sandpoint.

Community soup kitchen: 4-7 p.m., Hoot Owl Cafe.

Fitness class: 5:30 p.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Mike Ehredt, (208) 360-9647 or dreemer61@yahoo.com

Silent meditation: 1/2 hour, 7-7:30 p.m., Gardenia Center.

MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center.; noon, Big Book meeting, Gardenia Center; 5:30 p.m. Men’s meeting, Big Book study, SDA Teen Center, Pine and Division; 6 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 526 Olive Ave; 7 p.m., closed meeting, Hope Community Center; 7 p.m., Get the Spirit open meeting (nonsmoking), VFW Hall, Highway 41 in Spirit Lake. Info: (800) 326-2164.

Our A.A. Legacy to the Faith Community: A 12-step program to spiritual, emotional and physical renewal; open meeting, 7 a.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Ontario and Lincoln.

TOPS ID 0208: weigh-in 9-9:25 a.m., 9:30-10:30 meeting; Gardenia Center, 400 Church St. TOPS’ mission is to support people as they take and keep off pounds sensibly. Info.: (208) 263-2528

Life Choices Pregnancy Center: noon to 4 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave., main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, option coaching and baby needs. Also, free parenting and Life Skills classes. Free and confidential. Information: 208-263-7621

Kiwanis Club: luncheon meeting, 12-1 p.m., Tango Cafe.

Sexaholics Anonymous: A 12-step program of recovery, noon meeting. Info: toll-free (866) 291-0914 or email sasandpoint@yahoo.com.

Al-Anon: 6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 417 N. 4th St. Happy Solutions group open to anyone concerned about or affected by someone else’s drinking. Use door on Alder Street. Info: 263-9543.

Stepping Into Freedom: A Christ-centered 12-step program, open session, Sandpoint Assembly of God Church, 6 p.m.

Overeaters Anonymous: 6:30 p.m., Boundary Community Hospital, 6640 Kaniksu St., Bonners Ferry. Emergency entrance to LL conference room. No dues, fees, weigh-ins or diets. Info.: 290-8172

Survivors of Suicide Support Group: 7-8 p.m., 608 S. Division Ave. Info.: (208) 265-5049

Narcotics Anonymous: A Vision of Hope, 7:15 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 526 Olive. Enter through back door.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Martha Chapter 34: Social Night, 6:30 p.m., Masonic Lodge, Second and Cedar in Sandpoint.

Sandpoint Lions Club: 7 p.m., Lions Den. Info: www.sandpointlionsclub.org

TUESDAY, Feb. 28

NEW ACTIVITIES

ACTIVITIES

KFRY Morning Show: 8-9 a.m., with Suzy Prez and Chris Bessler, 88.5 FM.

Yoga: 8:30 a.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Maria Alberg, 263-2084

DayBreak Center: adult respite care, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., DayBreak Center, 820 Main St. Info.: 208-265-8127

Research day: Bonner County Historical Museum. Local history exhibits and research archive, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. each day or by appointment. Info: 263-2344.

Leo Hadley Indoor Range: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 114 W. Lake St.; through April 12. Instruction available, .22 rimfire, rifle or pistol. Rangemasters Cliff Lanning, 265-4871; or Bill Moody, 290-6846.

Mother Goose Tales: story and singing program for children aged 0-3 years old; 10:15 a.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar St. Info.: 263-6930

Preschool story time: stories, games, crafts and songs for children ages 2-5, 11 a.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar St. Info.: 263-6930

Sandpoint Senior Center lunch: 11:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Cost $4 for folks 60-plus, $7.50 for those under 60. Menus online at www.sandpointareaseniors.org. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Pinochle: Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 1 p.m. Info: 266-1667.

Sandpoint Teen Center: 2:30-3:30, ACYC Center, corner Pine and Division.

Robotics with Lego Mindstorm: 3 p.m., Clark Fork Library. Info.: 208-266-1321

Make It at the Library: 3-4:30 p.m., East Bonner County Library, 1407 Cedar St., rooms 103-104. Kids create with robotics, arduinos, needlework, Legos and more.

Magic: The Gathering: strategic card game, 5 p.m., East Bonner County Library, 1407 Cedar. Info.: 208-263-4263

Bonner Partners in Care Clinic: 5:30 p.m., Panhandle Health District office, 1020 Michigan, Sandpoint.

Basic Bingo: Stoneridge Loft Restaurant, Blanchard, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Trivia Night: 7-9 p.m., MickDuff’s Brewery. Enjoy a night of trivia, prizes awarded.

MEETINGS

Ponderay Rotary: Breakfast meeting, 7 a.m. Tango Cafe, Columbia Bank building. All welcome.

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center; 7 p.m., Living Sober (closed, nonsmoking), Gardenia Center, 4th Ave. and Church; 7 p.m.

Narcotics Anonymous: Unparalleled Freedom, 7 a.m., Catholic Church. Open meeting. Open Arms, 6 p.m., Seventh-day Adventist Youth Center, corner Pine and Division.

Life Choices Pregnancy Center: noon to 4 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave., main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, option coaching and baby needs. Also, free parenting and Life Skills classes. Free and confidential. Information: 208-263-7621

Overeaters Anonymous: noon-1 p.m., Cocolalla Cowboy Church, 4281 Cocolalla Loop Road. No dues, no diets, no weigh-ins, no pressure. Info.: Linda G.,612-599-1096 or email, randallinda1@juno.com

Grief and dementia support group: 1 p.m., Luther Park, upstairs in the craft room. Group is led by Pastor Steve Neuder of First Lutheran Church and Brian Casey of Luther Park. All welcome to attend.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous: 6:30-8 p.m., Bonner General Hospital, classroom near the cafeteria. Info: Judy, 265-4936, 800-600-6028 or www.foodaddicts.org

Bible Services: Teaching the unchanging truth of Jesus Christ: 7:30 p.m., the Sand Creek Center at the Meeting Place, 101 N. First Ave.

Heron Outreach Clinic: Open for drop-ins, Info: 406-847-8780.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Northwest Circles Big View: 6 p.m. Contact Shirley for location, information, 255-2910.

WEDNESDAY, March 1

NEW ACTIVITIES

CF United Methodist Thrift & Gift Room: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Quality items.

Potluck luncheon: Noon, Sagle Senior Center, 650 Monarch Road; bingo to follow.

Lego Club: 2-3:30 p.m., Sandpoint Library. EBCL Children’s Programs host Lego building free time. Program for ages 3-12; parents welcome.

Cancer yoga: 4 p.m., Community Cancer Services, 1215 Michigan St., Suite B, Sandpoint. Cancer patients and caregivers welcome. Info.: Jessica, 255-2301

ACTIVITIES

After God’s Heart: A community Bible study for women, 9 -11 a.m., First Christian Church, September through May. Breaks for holidays and summer. Info.: www.AGHSandpoint.com

DayBreak Center: adult respite care, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., DayBreak Center, 820 Main St. Info.: 208-265-8127

Bonner County Historical Museum: Open, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Small fee at door.

Sandpoint Senior Center lunch: 11:30 a.m., includes salad bar; Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Cost $4 for folks 60-plus, $7.50 for those under 60. Menus online at www.sandpointareaseniors.org. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Soup social: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Gardenia Center. Social gathering and free homemade soup.

Senior Meal: Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center 11:30 a.m.

Party Bridge: Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 12:15 p.m. Info.: 266-1280.

Preschool Story Time: Clark Fork Library, 12:30 a.m. Stories, crafts, refreshments and fun. Info.: 266-1321.

Duplicate bridge: Noon, Ponderay Event Center. Info and partnerships: 610-0620.

Sandpoint Teen Center: 1:30-4:30 p.m.; free math and science tutoring, 3-4 p.m.

Bingo hour: 2-3 p.m., Alpine Vista Senior Apartments, 1705 Pine St. All welcome. Info.: 265-4446

Make It at the Library: 2-2:30 p.m., East Bonner County Library, Clark Fork branch, 601 Main St. Kids create age-appropriate crafts.

Open silent meditation: Doors open 4:45 p.m. to 6:15 p.m., Gardenia Room, Gardenia Center.

Fitness class: 5:30 p.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Mike Ehredt, 208-360-9647 or dreemer61@yahoo.com

Bingo: Sandpoint Senior Center, 6 p.m., 820 Main St. Have some fun and support local seniors. Info.: 263-6860

Bingo Night: 6:30 p.m., MickDuff’s Brewing Company Beer Hall and Brewery, 220 Cedar St. Free game card for all. Info.: 208-209-6700.

Men’s Night: 7 p.m., Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center.

ONGOING MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center; noon, Big Book study, open meeting, First Lutheran Church, Olive and Ontario; 7 p.m., open meeting, Elmira Store, Highway 95. Info.: (800) 326-2164; 8 p.m., “stick meeting,” United Methodist Church, Boyer and Main.

Sandpoint Rotary Club: Noon, Tango Cafe, Panhandle State Bank building.

Life Choices Pregnancy Center: noon to 4 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave., main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, option coaching and baby needs. Also, free parenting and Life Skills classes. Free and confidential. Information: 208-263-7621

A Course in Miracles: Study in a spiritual belief system, 5 p.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar St. Public welcome. Info.: Karen, 208-263-8949

Overeaters Anonymous: 6:30 p.m., Boundary Community Hospital, 6640 Kaniksu St., Bonners Ferry. Use emergency entrance to lower level conference room. No dues, fees, weigh-ins or diets. We welcome all with a desire to stop eating compulsively. Info.: 2908172.

Table Talk: Wednesday evening public book study and discussion group, 7-9 p.m., Pie Hut, 502 Church St., to share the importance of the Lost Life of the Heart. Hosted by Linda Evans, Sandpoint Beguine Society.

Narcotics Anonymous: Wednesday Night Newcomers, 7 p.m., Pine Street and Division, SDA Community Youth Center, upstairs.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness): “Connection” support group, Gardenia Center, 12 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Info.: Jan Burt, 263-7928, or dannjanburt1@gmail.com

Sandpoint City Council: 5:30 p.m., council chambers, Sandpoint City Hall. Info.: www.cityofsandpoint.com

Grad Night: meeting, 6 p.m., Sandpoint High School library.

North Idaho Beekeepers: 6:30-8 p.m., Sandpoint Library. Info.: Tricia Sullivan, 263-9798.

PC users group: 7 p.m., Sandpoint High School Room D-3.

THURSDAY, March 2

NEW ACTIVITIES

AWANA Club: 6:30-8 p.m., Northside Christian Fellowship, 4400 Colburn-Culver Road. Info.: www.ncfchurch.net or Kyle and Des, 208-290-8025

ACTIVITIES

DayBreak Center: adult respite care, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., DayBreak Center, 820 Main St. Info.: 208-265-8127

Leo Hadley Indoor Range: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., 114 W. Lake St.; through April 12. Instruction available, .22 rimfire, rifle or pistol. Rangemasters Cliff Lanning, 265-4871; or Bill Moody, 290-6846.

Research day: Bonner County Historical Museum, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Sandpoint Senior Center lunch: 11:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Cost $4 for folks 60-plus, $7.50 for those under 60. Menus online at www.sandpointareaseniors.org. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Sandpoint Teen Center: 2:30-4:30, ACYC Center, corner Pine and Division.

Community meal: 4-6 p.m., United Methodist Church, Main and Boyer. All welcome to share food and fellowship.

Fitness class: 5:30 p.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Mike Ehredt, (208) 360-9647 or dreemer61@yahoo.com

Bonner Partners in Care Clinic: 5:30 p.m., Panhandle Health District office,1020 Michigan, Sandpoint.

VFW bingo: smoke-free games, 5 p.m. doors open; games start at 6:45 p.m., VFW Hall, Pine and Division. Info.: 263-2753

Beer release party: Mick Duff’s Beer Hall, every first Thursday of the month, 6 p.m. Info: 208-290-6700.

ONGOING MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center; noon, First Lutheran Church, 526 Olive Ave.; 12 p.m., “Alive Again,” Sandpoint Methodist Church, 711 Main St.; 6:30 p.m., Grapevine Study (closed, nonsmoking), Episcopal Church, Highway 2; 7 p.m. Step Study (closed, nonsmoking), Bonner General Hospital; 7 p.m.

Life Choices Pregnancy Center: noon to 4 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave., main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, option coaching and baby needs. Also, free parenting and Life Skills classes. Free and confidential. Information: 208-263-7621

Women’s Domestic Violence Support Group: Noon-1:30 p.m. Info: 263-0658.

Al-Anon: Noon, First Presbyterian Church, 417 N. Fourth Ave. Open to anyone concerned about or affected by someone else’s drinking. Enter using door on Alder. Info: 263-9543.

Grief and dementia support group: 1 p.m., Luther Park, upstairs in the craft room. Group is led by Pastor Steve Neuder of First Lutheran Church and Brian Casey of Luther Park. All welcome to attend.

Alzheimer’s support group: for family, friends and caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s and dementia; 1 p.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Free respite care available at DayBreak Center next door during group session with prior reservations. Info.: Jan Griffitts, 208-290-1973

Adult Grief Group: 6-7:30 p.m., Brown House. Support group for adults who have lost a spouse or parent. If interested in attending, contact Bonner Community Hospice bereavement coordinator at 208-265-1185 for an application.

Narcotics Anonymous: Open Arms, 6 p.m., Sandpoint Methodist Church, 711 Main St.

Boy Scouts Troop 111: 7 p.m., Sandpoint Community Hall. Everyone welcome.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Weight Loss Surgery Support Group: Monthly meeting. Info: 255-7377.

Sagle Senior Center Board: 9 a.m., 650 Monarch Road in Sagle. Call 265-2627.

Clark Fork Valley Quilters: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Sandi McNeeley, (406) 847-1670.

Friends of the Sandpoint Library: Noon, library. For info, call 263-2929.

DayBreak Alzheimer’s Support Group: 1-2 p.m., DayBreak Center, 820 Main St. Info.: Linda, 265-8127

North Idaho Federated Republican Women: 5:30 p.m., Panhandle Health Building, 322 S. Marion Ave. Information: Charlene Matheson, itmmatheson@live.com.

Men’s Cancer Support Group: 6-8 p.m, Boundary Community Hospital board room, Bonners Ferry.

Injectors Car Club: 7 p.m., DiLuna’s Cafe, 207 Cedar St. Those who plan on eating dinner need to arrive by 6 p.m. Info.: Gary VanHorn, 263-9780

Bonner County Sportsmen’s Association: 7 p.m., Hadley Range, 1114 Lake St. For information call 266-0141.

Eagles Men: Meeting, 7:30 p.m., lodge, 1511 John Hudon Lane.

FRIDAY, March 3

NEW ACTIVITIES

ACTIVITIES

Sandpoint Senior Center breakfast: 8:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Clark Fork Story Time: reading, snacks, games and more; 10:30 a.m., Clark Fork Library, 601 N. Main St. Info.: 208-266-1321

Spiritual service: Inspirational readings with soft music, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Gardenia Center.

Meditation: Connect with John of God in Brazil, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Gardenia Center. Inspirational readings with soft music. Free to all. No admittance after 11 a.m.

Senior Meal: Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 11:30 a.m.

Duplicate Bridge: 12:30 p.m., Clark Fork-Hope Area Senior Center, 10th and Cedar. Info: 266-1652.

Yoga for Teens: Syringa Creek Bldg. (north on Division near Baldy), 3:30-4:45 p.m.

St. Joseph’s Soup Kitchen: Free dinner, Lincoln and Ontario, 4 p.m.-6 p.m., St. Joseph’s. Everyone welcome.

Live music: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Pend d’Oreille Winery.

Latin group classes: Danceworks on Hwy. 200. Call Diane Peters, 255-7656.

ONGOING MEETINGS

New 12-Step program: 7 a.m., Catholic Church, all 12-step programs welcome. Open meeting. Info: 255-8072

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center; noon, open meeting, First Lutheran Church, 526 S. Olive St., 263-7754; 7 p.m., young people’s meeting, open, Gardenia Center; 7 p.m., Dry River Rats (open, nonsmoking), Assembly of God Church, 1210 4th Street, Priest River. Info: (800) 326-2164.

Crisis Pregnancy Center: From 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave, main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, counseling and baby needs. Also free parenting and Life Skills classes. Call 263-7621.

Celebrate Recovery: Sandpoint Church of the Nazarene, Highway 95 N; dinner, 5:30 p.m.; meeting, 6 p.m. Recovery meeting for hurts, habits and hang-ups.

Narcotics Anonymous: Surrender to Live, 7 p.m., Methodist Church, 711 Main St.

Table Talk: Public discussion group meeting, 7-9 p.m., Pie Hut, 502 Church St., Sandpoint. Discussion on “spiritual transformation.” Hosted by Linda Evans, Sandpoint Beguine Society.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

NARFE: National Association of Retired Federal Employees, 11:30 a.m., Connie’s. All retired federal employees welcome. Info. Willie Millard, 263-1797

S.A.M.: “First Friday” gathering, 6:30 p.m., Cedar Hills Church, 227 McGhee Road.

SATURDAY, March 4

NEW ACTIVITIES

Beginning computer class: 8:15 a.m. sharp, East Bonner County Library, Sandpoint branch, 1407 Cedar St. Subject rotates each week. Info.: 208-263-6930

Arbor Public Market: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Cedar Street Bridge, Sandpoint. Info.: cedarstreetbridge.com

Used Book Sale: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., East Bonner County Library, Sandpoint branch, 1407 Cedar, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hosted by Sandpoint Friends of the Library.

First Free Saturday: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Bonner County History Museum, 611 S. Ella. Free admission at the museum; sponsored by XXXXXX. Info.: 208-263-2344 or www.bonnercountyhistory.org

Fly Tying Group: 1 p.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar. Fly tying enthusiasts of varying expertise; bring your own supplies.

ACTIVITIES

Cardio Junkies: Sandpoint’s running club, 7 a.m., Joe’s Auto Body, Baldy Mountain Road. Info: Janet, 255-6102

Albeni Falls Pipes and Drums Band: 9 a.m., First Lutheran Church. Free bagpiping, drumming and Highland dancing lessons for adults and children. Info: Ted, 263-1578 or dance instructor Laurie, 610-9635

Live music: 5:30-8:30 p.m., Pend d’Oreille Winery.

ONGOING MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 9 a.m., open meeting, First Lutheran Church, Olive and Ontario; 7 p.m., open meeting, Saturday Night Live, First Christian Church, 201 N. Division (open speaker’s meeting, last Saturday of the month). Info: 263-4723.

Narcotics Anonymous: Highlifers, 5:30 p.m., Gardenia Center, 400 Church St.; 1 Disease 1 Program, 11 a.m., closed, 710 Superior, Suite D (children welcome).

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Idaho Writers League: 9 a.m., Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar.

SUNDAY, March 5

NEW ACTIVITIES

ACTIVITIES

Sandpoint Gun Club: trapshooting (open to public); limited free instruction available. 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Sandpoint Gun Club, Gun Club Road, about two miles west of Mays Honda in Sagle. Info.: 290-2990

Sunday worship service: 10 a.m., Gardenia Center.

Weekly Service and discussion: 10-11:30 a.m., 100A Church Street.

Cookies, Coffee and Jesus: Informal Bible study, searching Scripture, answering questions, discovering truth; 9:30-10:30 a.m., Faith Evangelical Free Church, 2624 N. Boyer.

Hope Market Cafe: Mamaloose (acoustic) Music, 620 Wellington Place (next to post office) in Hope. Info: 264-0178.

MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 10:30 a.m., Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St., open, non-smoking.

New Start weight loss group: 1 p.m., Sandpoint Teen Center, corner of Division and Pine.

Narcotics Anonymous: A Couple of Addicts, 6 p.m., Methodist Church basement, 711 Main St.

Living Sober: 7 p.m., Gardenia Center (closed, nonsmoking). Info: 1 (800) 326-2164.

MONDAY, March 6

NEW ACTIVITIES

Lifetree Cafe: conversations about life and faith, noon, Kokanee Coffee, 509 N. Fifth Ave., Sandpoint. Info.: Angela Reese, (208) 597-7831 or angela@kokaneecoffee.com

Blues jam: Open mic, 8 p.m., Eichardt’s Pub, 212 Cedar.

Community soup kitchen: 4-7 p.m., Hoot Owl Cafe. All welcome, no charge.

ACTIVITIES

KFRY Morning Show: 8-9 a.m., with Suzy Prez and Chris Bessler, 88.5 FM.

Monday Sewing Group: 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Bonner County Extension Office, 4205 N. Boyer.

Sandpoint Senior Center lunch: 11:30 a.m., includes salad bar; Sandpoint Senior Center, 820 Main St. Cost $4 for folks 60-plus, $7.50 for those under 60. Menus online at www.sandpointareaseniors.org. For first-time visit, call 263-6860 to reserve a space.

Sandpoint Teen Center: 2:30-4:30, ACYC Center, corner Pine and Division.

Community meal: Free hot meal, 4-6 p.m., Sandpoint Assembly of God Church, 423 N. Lincoln St., Sandpoint.

Community soup kitchen: 4-7 p.m., Hoot Owl Cafe.

Fitness class: 5:30 p.m., Hope Community Center. Info.: Mike Ehredt, (208) 360-9647 or dreemer61@yahoo.com

Silent meditation: 1/2 hour, 7-7:30 p.m., Gardenia Center.

MEETINGS

Alcoholics Anonymous: 7 a.m., open meeting, Gardenia Center.; noon, Big Book meeting, Gardenia Center; 5:30 p.m. Men’s meeting, Big Book study, SDA Teen Center, Pine and Division; 6 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 526 Olive Ave; 7 p.m., closed meeting, Hope Community Center; 7 p.m., Get the Spirit open meeting (nonsmoking), VFW Hall, Highway 41 in Spirit Lake. Info: (800) 326-2164.

Our A.A. Legacy to the Faith Community: A 12-step program to spiritual, emotional and physical renewal; open meeting, 7 a.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Ontario and Lincoln.

TOPS ID 0208: weigh-in 9-9:25 a.m., 9:30-10:30 meeting; Gardenia Center, 400 Church St. TOPS’ mission is to support people as they take and keep off pounds sensibly. Info.: (208) 263-2528

Life Choices Pregnancy Center: noon to 4 p.m., 502 N. Second Ave., main floor. Free pregnancy testing, obstetrical ultrasounds, option coaching and baby needs. Also, free parenting and Life Skills classes. Free and confidential. Information: 208-263-7621

Kiwanis Club: luncheon meeting, 12-1 p.m., Tango Cafe.

Sexaholics Anonymous: A 12-step program of recovery, noon meeting. Info: toll-free (866) 291-0914 or email sasandpoint@yahoo.com.

Al-Anon: 6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 417 N. 4th St. Happy Solutions group open to anyone concerned about or affected by someone else’s drinking. Use door on Alder Street. Info: 263-9543.

Stepping Into Freedom: A Christ-centered 12-step program, open session, Sandpoint Assembly of God Church, 6 p.m.

Overeaters Anonymous: 6:30 p.m., Boundary Community Hospital, 6640 Kaniksu St., Bonners Ferry. Emergency entrance to LL conference room. No dues, fees, weigh-ins or diets. Info.: 290-8172

Survivors of Suicide Support Group: 7-8 p.m., 608 S. Division Ave. Info.: (208) 265-5049

Narcotics Anonymous: A Vision of Hope, 7:15 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 526 Olive. Enter through back door.

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Bonner County Calendar — Feb. 26, 2017

February 26, 2017 at 5:00 am | Bonner County Daily Bee SUNDAY, Feb. 26 NEW ACTIVITIES Evans Brothers Neighborhood Coffee Tasting and Family Faire: Winter Carnival event, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Evans Brothers Coffee, 524 Church St., Sandpoint. Events include fr...

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Locals take part in Western Pleasure Snowshoe roundup

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Kid Weather — Feb. 25, 2017

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Best Shot — Feb. 25, 2017

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