ART & EXHIBITS
APRIL 5-11 Melissa Rockwood of Moscow, exhibit of posters she designed for the Latah Trail Foundation, Moscow Food Co-op deli gallery, 121 E. Fifth St. Hours: 7 a.m.-9 p.m. daily. APRIL 5-14 Facing the Inferno: the Wildfire Photography of Kari Greer, University of Idaho Prichard Art Gallery, 414/416 Main St., Moscow. Greer works as a photographer for the National Interagency Fire Center in Boise. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. APRIL 5-16 Sacred Heart Show, works by Sharon Bogen of Prosser, Wash., on the theme of Bible Mysteries found in Wood, Words and Watercolors, Simpson United Methodist Church, 325 N.E. Maple St., Pullman. Hours: noon-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. APRIL 5-24 A Palouse Horse: Celebrating 80 Years of the Appaloosa Horse Club, featuring items curated from the collections of the Appaloosa Horse Museum and Heritage Center and the Appaloosa Horse Club, Third Street Gallery, 206 E. Third St., Moscow. Speaker: Steve Taylor, Appaloosa Horse Club CEO, on the history of the horse club, 5:30 p.m. April 13, Moscow City Hall council chambers. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. APRIL 5-25 Spring Flowers/Showers show, Blue Mountain Artisans Guild Art Center, 745 Main St., Pomeroy. Featured artists are Michael and Connie Borley, both of Pomeroy, with oils, watercolors and photography; and featured junior artist is Kesia Storey of Pomeroy with calligraphy. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. APRIL 5-27 Barns of the Palouse, featuring photographs of barns by George Bedirian, Ken Carper and Steve Van Vleet, the Center, annex of the Colfax Library, 102 S. Main St. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 1-5 p.m. weekends. APRIL 5-28 Annual Stephen Lyman Memorial Childrens Art Exhibit and Student Art Exhibitions, Lewis-Clark State College Center for Arts & History, 415 Main St., Lewiston. Reception: 5 p.m. April 12. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. APRIL 5-29 Selfies, annual Palouse Women Artists exhibit featuring self-portraits in a variety of media, Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown. Reception: 1-3 p.m. April 8. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday-Sunday. APRIL 5-30 What Were You Wearing, exhibit featuring clothing hanging next to the stories of rape survivors about what they were wearing when they were attacked, Lewis-Clark State College Student Union building upper level, Lewiston; Walla Walla Community College, Clarkston, main building; YWCA, Lewiston. Exhibit hours: LCSC SUB: 7 a.m.-10 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m.-8 p.m. weekends; WWCC: 8 a.m.-7 p.m. weekdays; YWCA: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. APRIL 6-28 Works by watercolor painter Andy Sewell of Viola, Valley Art Center, 842 Sixth St., Clarkston. Reception: 4-7 p.m. April 6. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.
BOOKS & AUTHORS
APRIL 7 Cristy Nickel of Boise, author of The Code Red Revolution: How Thousands of People Are Losing Weight Without Shakes, Pills, Diet Foods or Exercise, signing, 1-5 p.m., Red Lion Hotel, Lewiston. APRIL 7 AND 28 Dick Riggs of Lewiston, author of Lewiston-Clarkston Baseball in Small-Town America, signings: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. April 7, Nez Perce County Historical Society Museum, 0306 Third St., Lewiston; and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. April 28, And Books Too, 918 Sixth St., Clarkston.
CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS
APRIL 7 Latah County Historical Societys Suds with a Scholar, 4 p.m., Latah County Fairgrounds, 1021 Harold St., Moscow. Event will feature talk titled Violence in the Coeur dAlenes: Mining Wars of the 1890s by Kathy Aiken, emeritus professor of history at the University of Idaho in Moscow, 4:30 p.m., as well as barbecue and beverages available for purchase, and live music by the Josh Hebert Trio, a Moscow jazz combo. Cost: $8/LCHS members, $10/nonmembers. APRIL 12 Arboretum Associates annual meeting, 6:30 p.m., 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow. Social gathering with appetizers and no-host bar begins at 6:30 p.m., brief business meeting and an update on the University of Idaho Arboretum by Paul Warnick, UI Arboretum Horticulturist, begins at 7 p.m. Keynote lecture Temporary Gardens: Injections of Creative Energy to the Landscape Design Discipline is by Raffaella Sini and Roberto Capecci from the UI Landscape Architecture Department.
FAIRS & FESTIVALS
APRIL 6-7 Washington State University Moms Spring Arts and Crafts Fair, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. April 6 and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 7, Beasley Coliseum, Pullman. Spring Fling Antique and Collectible Sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Uniontown Community Building, State Route 195. APRIL 7-8 Spring Farming Days, 9 a.m., Garfield County Fairgrounds, Fairground Road, Pomeroy. Features old-time farming with about 50 horses and mules and vintage equipment on 13 acres. The Eastern Washington Agricultural Museum will be open, and noon lunch will be available for purchase both days. 19th annual Tutxinmepu Powwow, free, grand entries at 1 and 7 p.m. April 7 and 1 p.m. April 8, ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center, University of Idaho, Moscow. APRIL 21 22nd annual Moscow Hemp Fest, 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m., East City Park, 900 E. Third St., Moscow. APRIL 27-29 34th annual Art Under the Elms, arts and crafts fair, outdoors on the campus of Lewis-Clark State College, Lewiston. Hours: noon-7 p.m. April 27, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. April 28, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 29. Cost: $3. 77th annual Asotin County Fair and Hells Canyon Rodeo, Asotin. Theme: Sew It, Grow It, Show It. Schedule includes: April 27 9 a.m.-9 p.m. fair open 7 p.m. rodeo starts April 28 6-9:30 a.m. cowboy breakfast, Bennett Pavilion upper level, $5 9 a.m.-9 p.m. fair open 10 a.m. parade, Second Street, downtown 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Cattlemen & Cattlewomen Tri-Tip Barbecue Dinner, Asotin City Park, $8. (For kids, hot dogs, chips and ice cream, $3) 1 p.m. rodeo starts April 29 9 a.m.-9 p.m. fair open 1 p.m. Kids Rodeo starts Fair admission: $12/ages 19-54; $7/ages 55 and older, and 6-18; free/ages 5 and younger. MAY 5-6 45th Annual Moscow Renaissance Fair, East City Park, 900 E. Third St., Moscow. Features live music, and vendor and food booths.
FOOD & DRINK
APRIL 11 Soup and sandwich lunch, 11 a.m., Lewiston Eagles, 1310 Main St. Cost: $5. Proceeds will benefit the Nez Perce Recovery and Resource Center in Lewiston. APRIL 12 11th annual Breakfast for Kids fundraiser, 7 a.m., New Bridges Community Church, 2102 Eighth St., Lewiston. Cost is by donation and money raised will go to the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Lewis Clark Valley. Tony Fernandez will be awarded the Don Poe Community Spirit Award at the breakfast, provided by Happy Day Catering. APRIL 15 Prairie Mountain Nutrition Breakfast, 7 a.m., Cottonwood Community Hall basement, 501 Main St., Cottowood. Menu: biscuits and gravy, sausage, eggs, fruit and beverage. Cost: $8/regular price,$5/grades kindergarden-fourth grade, free/preschoolers. APRIL 20 Jazz & Chocolate, benefit for Family Promise of Lewis-Clark Valley, 7 p.m., Warrior Room, Red Lion Hotel, Lewiston. Features dessert bar and live music by Sound Alliance and Vocal Union, student jazz groups from Brigham Young University-Idaho in Rexburg. Cost: $20/regular price, $10/students. Tickets: Rosauers and Owl Southway, both in Lewiston. 28th annual Confluence Grape & Grain wine and beer tasting, 6-9 p.m., Lewis-Clark State College Center for Arts & History, 415 Main St., Lewiston. Event will feature a silent auction, live music by Eric Goodwin and Andru Gomez, and food by Jolleymores. Attendees can sample six wines and microbrews in a souvenir glass. Cost: $35/advance, $45/door. Tickets: Business Division in Thomas Jefferson Hall; Center for Arts & History, Human Resources in the Administration Building or Workforce Training at 1920 Third Ave. N. or online at www.lcsc.edu/cah/exhibits-events/confluence-grape-grain/ Annual Wine and Cheese Gala, presented by the University of Idahos College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, 4 p.m., Best Western Plus University Inn, 1516 Pullman Road, Moscow. Cost: $25. Tickets: https://calswineandcheese.eventbrite.com/
KIDS & FAMILIES
APRIL 19 13th annual Lewis-Clark Recyclers Earth Day Celebration, 4-7 p.m., Capital and Third streets, downtown Lewiston. Features food, drink, live entertainment, games and booths. APRIL 20 Earth Day celebration, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fifth Street between Main and Idaho streets, Kamiah. APRIL 21 Community contra dance, 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow. Band: Paul Smith and Alex Roberts. Caller: Nora Scott. Free dance lessons begin at 7:30 p.m., and dance is from 8 to 10:30 p.m. Cost: $8/regular price, $6/Palouse Folklore Society members, $5/first-timers.
APRIL 6 The Mountain Between Us, monthly International Film Showcase Series, 5 p.m., Room 130, Todd Hall, Washington State University, Pullman. APRIL 9 Cosi Fan Tutte, MET Live in HD, 6:30 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. Cost: $20. APRIL 10 I Can Speak, Korean Movie Night, 6 p.m., Compton Union Building auditorium, Washington State University, Pullman. Food Chains: The Revolution in Americas Fields, 7 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. APRIL 14 AND 16 Luisa Miller, MET Live in HD, 9:30 a.m. April 14 and 6:30 p.m. April 16, Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. Cost: $20/regular price, $15/students.
APRIL 5 Felix Cavalieres Rascals, 7 p.m., Coeur dAlene Casino, 37914 S. Nukwalqw Road, Worley, Idaho. Cost: $25/$30/$40. Tickets: www.cdacasino.com Ces CRU and G-Mo Skee, 9 p.m., Johns Alley, 114 E. Sixth St., Moscow. Cost: $20. APRIL 5 AND 7 Heustis Kountry Band, dance music, 7-10 p.m., Sixth Street Senior Center, 832 Sixth St., Clarkston. Cost: $5. APRIL 7 Brett Eldredge, country, 7:30 p.m., Beasley Coliseum, Washington State University, Pullman. Tickets: TicketsWest.com or (800) 325-SEAT. Cost: $61.50. Brittany Jean of Brewster, Wash., Americana, 7 p.m., One World Cafe, 533 S. Main St., Moscow. APRIL 8 Dan Blakeslee of Providence, R.I., folk, 7 p.m., One World Cafe, 533 S. Main St., Moscow. Easter cantata by the Valley Singers of Kamiah, 3 p.m., Monastery of St. Gertrude, 465 Keuterville Road, Cottonwood. Lewis-Clark Community Concert Band, 3 p.m., Lewiston High School auditorium, 1114 Ninth Ave. APRIL 9 Steven Spooner, guest piano recital, 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho Administration Building auditorium, Moscow. Spooner is on the piano faculty at the University of Kansas and previously was on the faculty at UI. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors. Far Out West, 9:30 p.m., Johns Alley, 114 E. Sixth St., Moscow. Cost: $5. APRIL 11 Blue Oyster Cult, rock, 7:30 p.m., Pend Oreille Pavilion, Northern Quest Resort and Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights, Wash. Tickets are $35/$45/$65. Tickets: (877) 871-6772. Recital by students from the University of Idaho Lionel Hampton School of Music, 7 p.m., One World Cafe, 533 S. Main St., Moscow. APRIL 13 University of Idaho Jazz Bands and Choirs, 6:30 p.m., Administration Building auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. Features performances by Jazz Bands I, II and II, Jazz Choir I and the Chamber Jazz Choir. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors. Polly OKeary and the Rhythm Method, blues/R&B, 8 p.m, Kamiah Hotel Bar and Steakhouse, 501 Fourth St. The Drunken Hearts, Americana, 9:30 p.m., Johns Alley, 114 E. Sixth St., Moscow. Cost: $7. APRIL 13 AND 15 A Tribute to Native American Culture, performed by the Palouse Choral Society Chorale and the Lewis-Clark State College Concert Choir, 7:30 p.m. April 13, Simpson United Methodist Church, 325 N.E. Maple St., Pullman; 4 p.m. April 15, Clarkston High School auditorium. The program features a musical and narrative depiction featuring The Salish Chief by Peter Berring. Cost: $20/regular price, $8/students, free/ages 6-12. Tickets: palousechoralsociety.org APRIL 14 The Navin Chettri Quartet, 6 p.m., Lindsay Creek Vineyards, 3107 Powers Ave., Lewiston. Brenn Hill of Hooper, Utah, country, 7 p.m., Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown. Cost: $10. Ned Evett and Tripple Double, 9:30 p.m., Johns Alley, 114 E. Sixth St., Moscow. Cost: $5. Valley Bluegrass Stage, 7 p.m., Clarkston High School auditorium, 401 Chestnut St. Concert features performances by the Mountain Dew Boys of Spokane, Fancee That of Moscow and Higher Ground of the Lewiston-Clarkston Valley. Cost: $5.
SCHOOL & CAMPUS
APRIL 6-8 Solar System Sensation, planetarium show, 7 p.m. April 6, 1 and 2:30 p.m. April 7, and 5 p.m. April 8, Washington State University planetarium, Room 231, Sloan Hall, Pullman. Cost: $5 (cash or check only). A planetarium tour featuring the geography of the moon, Mercury, Venus, earth and Mars, as well as the rest of the solar system from sunspots to the Kuiper belt. APRIL 7 Vandal Overnight Games, 1 p.m.-midnight, Idaho Commons, University of Idaho, Moscow. Info: www.uidaho.edu/vog.
SPORTS & OUTDOORS
APRIL 8 Scotts MLB Pitch, Hit & Run competition, 11 a.m., Airport Park, 528 Cedar Ave, Lewiston. Open to boys and girls ages 7-14 in one of two divisions, softball or baseball. Copies of birth certificates will be required at check-in or onsite registration. Advance registration: pitchhitrun.com. APRIL 21 Hope Glow Run, 7 p.m., Northwest River Supply East Campus, South Blaine Street, Moscow. Event includes 5K and 10K American Cancer Society fundraiser, through Relay For Life. Registration (includes shirt, glow stick and luminaria bag): http://hgr2018.racedirector.com. Must register by April 5 to be guaranteed shirt. Other activities also include a beer garden, barbecue and childrens activities. Cost: $25-$40. 14th Annual Pullman Stream Clean-Up, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., check-in at Spring Street Park, Pullman. Register: www.palousecd.org/pullman-stream-cleanup. APRIL 28 41st annual Seaport River Run, 10 a.m. beginning at Swallows Park, Clarkston. Two distances: 2.9 miles and 6.2 miles. Register: Lewiston Parks & Recreation, Lewiston Community Center, 1424 Main St. Cost: (by April 12) $15/no shirt, $20-$25/T-shirt; (after April 12) $20/no T-shirt, $25-$30/T-shirt.
APRIL 5 AND 7 Carmen, staged by the University of Idahos Opera Workshop student ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Administration Building auditorium, Moscow. Performance will be in English. Cost: $8/regular price, $5/students. APRIL 5-8 True West by Sam Shepard, staged by University of Idaho Theatre Arts, 7:30 p.m. April 5-7 and 2 p.m. April 7-8, the Forge Theater, 404 Sweet Ave., Moscow. Cost: $15/regular price; $10/UI staff, faculty and ages 55 and older; free/UI students. Tickets: BookPeople of Moscow, UI Theatre Arts at (208) 885-6465. APRIL 5-8 AND 11-15 Fiddler on the Roof, 7:30 p.m. April 5-7 and 11-14, and 1:30 p.m. April 8, 14-15, Regional Theatre of the Palouse, 122 N. Grand Ave., Pullman. Cost: $19.99. Tickets: www.rtoptheatre.org/ APRIL 6-7 Aladdin, staged by Missoula Childrens Theatre, 1 p.m. April 6 and 3 p.m. April 7, Potlatch Elementary School gym. Into the Woods by Stephen Sondheim, staged by Moms Weekend Opera Workshop, 8 p.m. April 6 and 2 p.m. April 7, Bryan Hall Theatre, Washington State University, Pullman. Cost: $15/regular price, $10/students and seniors. Tickets: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 5-6, lobby of Kimbrough Music Building. Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson, directed by Mary Trotter, 7:30 p.m. April 6-7 and 2 p.m. April 7, Jones Theatre, Daggy Hall, Washington State University, Pullman. Based on the true story of astronomer Henrietta Leavitt. Cost: $10/regular price, $8/ages 60 and older, students and youth. Tickets: TicketsWest.com, (800) 325-SEAT, any TicketsWest outlet. APRIL 6-8 AND 13-15 Twelfth Night by Williams Shakespeare, staged by the Moscow Community Theatre, 7:30 p.m. April 6-7 and 13-14, and 2 p.m. April 8 and 15, Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. Cost: $15/regular price, $10/seniors and students. Tickets: Safari Pearl in Moscow or online at moscowcommunitytheatre.org. APRIL 13-15 AND 19-22 Wit, staged by the Pullman Civic Theatre, 7:30 p.m. April 13-14 and 19-21, and 2 p.m. April 15 and 22, Nye Street Theater, 1220 N.W. Nye St., Pullman. Cost: $12/advance, $15/door for evening shows; $10/advance, $12/door for matinees. Tickets: www.pullmancivictheatre.org. APRIL 13-15 AND 20-22 A Midsummer Night's Dream, staged by the Lewiston Civic Theatre and directed by Cheryl Tousley, 7:30 p.m., Lindsay Creek Vineyards, 3107 Powers Ave., Lewiston. Cost: $17/regular price, $15/seniors and veterans, $14/students, $11/children. APRIL 14 Auditions for Willy Wonka Jr. a summer production of the Lewiston Civic Theatres Acting Out! Youth Company, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., LCT office, 832 Main St., Lewiston. Audition times by last name: A-F, 10 a.m.-noon; GL, noon-2 p.m.; MR, 2-4 p.m.; SZ, 4-6 p.m. APRIL 18-21 "The Secret in the Wings" by Mary Zimmerman, staged by the Silverthorne Theater Group, 7:30 p.m., Silverthorne Theater, Lewis-Clark State College, Lewiston. Cost: $10/regular price, $5/seniors and military, free/LCSC students. APRIL 22-23 Auditions for The Secret Garden, to be staged by the Lewiston Civic Theatre, 4 p.m. April 22 and 6:30 p.m. April 23, civic theater office, 832 Main St., Lewiston. Audition packets are available at the office, and auditioners are asked to prepare a selection of music from the show. APRIL 26-MAY 5 Bring it On! The Musical, staged by the Clarkston High School Drama Club, 7 p.m. April 26-28 and May 3-5, and 2 p.m. April 28 and May 5, CHS auditorium, 401 Chestnut St. Cost: $12/regular price, $10/students and seniors, free/ages 5 and younger. Show is rated PG-13. MAY 6 Jay Leno, comedian, 4 and 7 p.m., Pend Oreille Pavilion, Northern Quest Resort and Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights, Wash. Cost: $59/$69/$89. Tickets: (877) 871-6772.
APRIL 5 Be All You Can Be! Join a Convent! Hildegard of Bingen, Medieval Sage, history talk by Ellen Kittell, 5:30 p.m., Moscow Public Library, 110 S. Jefferson St. Kittell is a University of Idaho history professor. APRIL 7 "I Opened the Window, and In-Flu-Enza," talk by Earl Bennett, Genesee city historian, 7 p.m., Genesee Senior Center, 140 E. Walnut St. Lecture by pianist Deborah Rambo Sinn, 7:30 p.m., Room 116, University of Idaho Lionel Hampton School of Music, Moscow. Sinn serves as the interim editor-in-chief of Clavier Companion and is the author of Playing Beyond the Notes. APRIL 9 U.S. Nuclear Weapons: What Are They Good For? Foley Distinguished Lecture given by Kevin Chilton, 4:30 p.m., Room 203, Center for Undergraduate Engineering, Smith Center for Undergraduate Education, Washington State University, Pullman. Chilton is a retired U.S. Air Force four-star general and astronaut. APRIL 11 Panel discussion on topic titled "School Safety: A Family Issue, a School Issue, a Community Issue and a National Issue," noon-1 p.m., 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow. Panelists include Gregory J. Bailey, Moscow School District superintendent; James D. Fry Jr., Moscow police chief; Charlie Gerke, Moscow School District operations director; and McKenzie Fosberg, Moscow Police Department school resource officer. APRIL 12 AND 18 Ivar Nelson and Patricia Hart, talk about the Civilian Conservation Corps work in Idaho from 1933 to 1942. Nelson and Hart are with the Idaho Humanities Council. All talks begin at 5:30 p.m. and the schedule is: April 12: Kendrick Grange Hall, 614 E. Main St. April 18: Genesee Community Library APRIL 13 Slide presentation and talk by Mark Stadsklev of Alaska, bush pilot and photographer, 6 p.m., Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown. APRIL 14 Interpreting Varied Histories: Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail, talk by Amy Canfield of Lewiston, 1 p.m., Nez Perce National Historical Park visitor center, Spalding. Canfield is an associate professor of history at Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston. ! APRIL 18 WWI Oral Histories by Zach Wnek, LCHS museum curator, Cabin Conversations, informal talk by the Latah County Historical Society, 5:30-7:30 p.m., American Legion Cabin, 317 S. Howard St., Moscow. Story of the Spokane & Palouse Railroad Through Huffs Gulch, presentation by Earl Bennett of Genesee, 6:30 p.m., Troy Historical Society, 421 Main St., Troy. Bennett is a retired state geologist of Idaho, and former dean of the College of Mines and Earth Resources at the University of Idaho in Moscow. APRIL 21 Year of the Bird presentation, 1 p.m., Nez Perce National Historical Park visitor center, Spalding, 12 miles east of Lewiston along U.S. Highway 95. Nakia Williamson, director of the Nez Perce Tribe Cultural Resources Program, and Steve Grafe, curator of art at the Maryhill Museum of Art in Goldendale, Wash., will talk about how birds are incorporated into Nez Perce beadwork, weaving, and regalia and the cultural significance of birds to Nez Perces.