Sandpoint Online Logo
|
|
|
|
|
|
|

Main
Calendar
Movies
Big Events
Hot Sites
Contest

Check these special event pages
Winter Carnival
K&K Fishing Derby
Lost in the 50s
Farmers’ Market
Summer Sampler
Wooden Boat Festival
Artists' Studio Tour
Festival at Sandpoint
Long Bridge Swim
Draft Horse Show
Panida Theater

Click to submit an event!

Sandpoint Forums
. Maps
. Visitor Guide
. Bonner County EDC
. The Arts
. Restaurants & Dining
.


Here is what's happening in August!

24 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

24 LPOSD Facility Master Plan Informational Meetings. The Lake Pend Oreille School District will hold an informational meeting about the upcoming Plant Facilities Levy at 5 p.m. in the Washington Elementary School, and 6:30 p.m. in the Farmin-Stidwell Elementary School. LPOSD.org.

25 Rally Obedience Dog Training. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Rally Obedience Dog Training at 1 p.m. Rally is a sport in which the dog and handler complete a course of designated stations (10-20 stations). Dogs must be current on veterinarian administered vaccines. Drop-in class is $10 per session or 4 for $35. For more information, call Glenna at 208-610-2171 or the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

25 LPOSD Facility Master Plan Informational Meetings. The Lake Pend Oreille School District will hold an informational meeting about the upcoming Plant Facilities Levy at 5 p.m. in the Sandpoint High School, and 6:30 p.m. in the Sagle Elementary School. LPOSD.org.

26 Teen Writers Club. Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar St., hosts the Teen Writers Club on the second and fourth Fridays of every month. Teens who write ... unite! Collaboration, peer reviews, brainstorming activities. Writing supplies and refreshments provided. 208-263-6930 ext. 1245.

27 Sandemonium! The Sandpoint Library presents the 2nd annual Sandpoint comic con, Sandemonium!, taking place at 10 a.m. in the Forrest Bird Charter School campus. Enjoy even more vendors, cosplay, expert panels, prizes, performances, food and more! For more info, visit Sandemonium7B.com, or e-mail marcy@ebonnerlibrary.com.

27 2nd Annual Meet The Trainers Event. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts the 2nd Annual Meet The Trainers Event from 10 a.m. until noon. Learn about the different training services offered by Pend Oreille Veterinary Service offers, meet the trainers, and sign up for fall classes. Demonstrations of classes will run throughout the event. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687. 

27 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

28 Rally Obedience Dog Training. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Rally Obedience Dog Training at 1 p.m. Rally is a sport in which the dog and handler complete a course of designated stations (10-20 stations). Dogs must be current on veterinarian administered vaccines. Drop-in class is $10 per session or 4 for $35. For more information, call Glenna at 208-610-2171 or the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

30 LPOSD Levy Election. The Lake Pend Oreille School District holds a $55.1 million Plant Facilities Levy election from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. at county polling places. Learn more about the election, including where to vote, links to supporters' and opponents' websites, and more on the Sandpoint Online Elections Page.

30 Beginner Rally Obedience Dog Training. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts a Beginner Rally Obedience Dog Training at 5:30 p.m. Rally is a sport in which the dog and handler complete a course of designated stations (10-20 stations).  Dogs must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. This 6-week class is $65. For more information, call Monica at 208-651-0008 or the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

31 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

Here is what's coming up in September!

Now through Sept. 2 Coping With Grief (Registration). Bonner General Health offers a free support group called Coping with Grief. Topics covered include: expressing feelings, remembrance, role changes, social support, stress and coping, and understanding grief. Meetings are held in the BGH conference room, 520 N. Third Ave., from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday evenings starting Sept. 12th, running through Oct. 31. Meetings are free to participants, but completion of a screening/application is due by Sept. 2. For more information and to complete the screening/application process, contact Lissa DeFreitas at 208-265-1185, or e-mail LissaDeFreitas@bonnergeneral.org.

3 Finally Home! Homebuyer Education Class. Bonner Community Housing Agency, 105 N. Second Ave., hosts a Finally Home! Homebuyer Education Class from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Take this in-person homebuyer education class and learn how to save thousands. The Finally Home! homebuyer education class can help you get a better rate, find the right property and lender, navigate the home-buying process, avoid costly mistakes, and may even help qualify you for down payment assistance. Cost is $20; pre-registration required by calling 208-523-1477. Sponsored by the Idaho Housing and Finance Association and Bonner Community Housing Agency. FinallyHomeIdaho.com.

3 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

6-20 Canning Class. The Memorial Community Center, 415 Wellington Pl. in Hope, hosts a three-week canning class. Held at 1 p.m. on Tuesdays, Sept. 6, 13, and 20, cost is just $30 for all three sessions. Taught by Becky Freeland, learn various aspects of canning including jams and jellies, hot water baths, and other related items. To sign up, call 208-264-5481.

6 Parent/Grandparent Grief Group. Bonner General Health Community Hospice hosts a Parent and Grandparent Grief Group, which meets from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on the first and third Tuesday of each month in the classroom at Bonner General Health, 520 N. Third Ave. A free community service, the support group is for parents and grandparents who have experienced the death of a child or grandchild. 208-265-1185

7 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

9 SASi Garage Sale. Sandpoint Area Seniors, Inc. will be holding a Garage Sale from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the SASi garage and parking lot, 820 Main St. There will be items that have been collecting in storage at SASi, as well as many items donated by others. The public is welcome to donate items for SASi to sell with the proceeds going towards their many valuable programs. SASi is a non-profit, so donations are tax deductible. For further information, call 208-263-6860.

10 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

12 Musicality for Dance. Join Devotion Studio, 301 Cedar St. Ste. #107, for a Musicality for Dance class scheduled from 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. Understanding the structure and rhythms of the music that we dance to can greatly enhance dance experience. As dancers, many of us have an intuitive understanding of the music, but taking a look at how the music is constructed will help us see how the steps fit with the rhythms. In this class, we will break down basic rhythms such as Baladi, Ayoob, Chiftetelli, and Magsoom. Bringing finger cymbals or a hand drum is recommended but not required. Class fee is $15 ($3 City discount). Register at Sandpoint Parks and Recreation, 1123 Lake St. 208-263-3613

13 Geezer Forum. Tango Cafe inside the Sandpoint Center, 414 Church St., hosts the Geezer Forum from 2:30 p.m. until 4 p.m. This forum's topic is "Looking Back from the Gate" featuring author Phyllis Chinlund. She wrote a moving book about her special love relationship with her husband Ray as he developed and lived with dementia until his death. Chinlund will hold a book reading as well as invite conversation with the group about our own experiences. The Geezer Forum is held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month, and is sponsored by Elder Advocates. 208-610-4971

14 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

17 Waterfowl Hunter's Workshop. Kootenai National Wildlife Refuge, 287 Westside Rd. in Bonners Ferry, hosts a waterfowl hunter's workshop from 9 a.m. to noon. The workshop is open to anyone interested in learning more about waterfowl hunting. No prior experience is necessary. Topics include waterfowl calling, retriever demonstrations, decoy placement, ammo, waterfowl identification, and more. Cost is $15 and includes lunch, coffee, and snacks. Lots of free door prizes. Space is limited to 30 participants, so don't delay - sign up today! Registration and pre-payment is required. For more information, contact the Refuge at 208-267-3888. Sponsored by Far North Outfitters, North 40 Outfitters, Cheri's Taxidermy, and Friends of Kootenai National Wildlife Refuge.

17 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

21 Puppy Power Hour
. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

24 KNPS Presentation: Research Topics in Native Plants. The Kinnikinnick Native Plant Society and Sandpoint Parks and Recreation present "Research Topics in Native Plants" from 9:45 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. in Sandpoint Community Hall. Featured speaker is Jim Ekins, area water educator for the University of Idaho. Free admission, public welcome. NativePlantSociety.org.

24 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

27 Geezer Forum. Tango Cafe inside the Sandpoint Center, 414 Church St., hosts the Geezer Forum from 2:30 p.m. until 4 p.m. This forum's topic is "How is a Community Health Clinic Differ From a Regular Medical Clinic?" featuring Kaniksu Health Services. The Geezer Forum is held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month, and is sponsored by Elder Advocates. 208-610-4971

27 Bonner County ARES/RACES Meeting. The amateur radio group Bonner County ARES/RACES hold a meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the Bonner County Administration Building, 1500 Highway 2, on the fourth Tuesday of every month. ARES (Amateur Radio Emergency Service) is a function of the American Radio Relay League; RACES (Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service) is associated with the local government emergency management function. The group does emergency communications for the public; if you have your license, come check out the group. Even if you don't have your license, come see what we are all about. No cost. Learn more, or call 661-203-0335.

28 Puppy Power Hour. Pend Oreille Pet Lodge, 895 Kootenai Cut-Off Rd. in Ponderay, hosts Puppy Power Hour when puppies enjoy an hour of supervised play and socialization between noon and 1 p.m. Power Hour is open to puppies 8 weeks to 6 months of age. Puppies must be current on veterinarian-administered vaccines. Power Hour is $5 per session or 5 for $20. For more information, call the Pend Oreille Pet Lodge at 208-255-7687.

Here is what's coming up in October!

8 Indie Author Day. The Sandpoint Library, 1407 Cedar St., hosts an Indie Author Day starting at 9 a.m. For more information, call Mike Bauer at 208-265-2665.

11 Geezer Forum. Tango Cafe inside the Sandpoint Center, 414 Church St., hosts the Geezer Forum from 2:30 p.m. until 4 p.m. This forum's topic is "Medicare Enrollment Time" featuring Angie and Jessica from SHIBA. The Geezer Forum is held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month, and is sponsored by Elder Advocates. 208-610-4971

25 Geezer Forum. Tango Cafe inside the Sandpoint Center, 414 Church St., hosts the Geezer Forum from 2:30 p.m. until 4 p.m. This forum's topic is "A Closer Look at Parkinson's Disease" featuring AC Woolnough. The Geezer Forum is held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month, and is sponsored by Elder Advocates. 208-610-4971

Contents of this site are COPYRIGHT © Keokee Co.Publishing, Inc. All rights reserved. Click here to contact us.