ART & EXHIBITS
FEB. 15-23 Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, Third Street Gallery, Moscow City Hall, 206 E. Third St. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. Fabric/Winter Show, Blue Mountain Artists Guild Art Center, 745 Main St., Pomeroy. Featured artist: Brenda King of Pomeroy, quilter and fabric artist. Featured junior artist: Wyatt Keller of Pomeroy, photographer. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. FEB. 15-25 Intermingling, exhibit of paintings by Andrew Sewell of Viola, Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday-Sunday. FEB. 15-28 Heart for Art, annual February exhibit and sale fundraiser, Valley Art Center, 842 Sixth St., Clarkston. Exhibit features more than 300 original unframed works, all 5-by-7-inches, by 33 artists from around the region. Sale will benefit the center. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. What Does Equality Mean to You? mixed media exhibit, Muse Media, 410 Main St., Kamiah. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. FEB. 15-MARCH 15 Exhibit of 20 watercolors by Peggy Conrad of Moscow, State Farm Insurance, 318 S. Main St., Moscow. Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. FEB. 15-MARCH 17 Regional Art & Design Faculty Exhibit, works by faculty from nine colleges and universities from throughout the region; and Woman Redefined: Womens Activism in History, student-designed exhibit based on theme of womens activism, including the topics of women and politics, and women in society, Lewis-Clark State College Center for Arts & History, 415 Main St., Lewiston. Artist talks: 2 p.m. March 3, featuring Megan Atwood Cherry, Jen Erickson and Michael Horswill. Reception: 11 a.m. March 17. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. FEB. 15-MARCH 31 Exhibit of multimedia art and photography by Molly Rice of Colfax, the Center, Whitman County Library, 102 S. Main St., Colfax. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 1-5 p.m. weekends. FEB. 16-APRIL 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. Lecture by the artist: 5:30 p.m. Feb. 15, Borah Theater, Bruce M. Pitman Center, UI campus. Reception: 5-7 p.m. Feb. 16. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday.
BOOKS & AUTHORS
FEB. 17 Meagan Macvie & Mary Clearman Blew, reading and conversation, 7:30 p.m., BookPeople of Moscow, 521 S. Main St. Stephen Pitters of Spokane, poetry reading, 1 p.m., Moscow Public Library, 110 S. Jefferson St. FEB. 22 Book Night @ Your Library, discussion of The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin, 7 p.m., Asotin County Library Annex, 417 Sycamore St., Clarkston. FEB. 24 Annette Bay Pimentel, author of Girl Running, reading and signing, 11 a.m., BookPeople of Moscow, 521 S. Main St.
CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS
FEB. 16 Celebration of the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, 4-8:30 p.m., Lewiston Elks, 3444 Country Club Drive. Dinner will be available for purchase. Schedule includes: 4-5 p.m. veterans program 5-7:15 p.m. social gathering with live music by the Paradons 7:15-8 p.m. The Stealing of the Capital, performed by the Historical Actors Consortium plus a performance of the founding of the Elks by the Jolly Corks, the founding group 8 p.m. birthday cake served FEB. 24 11th annual Fur Ball and Yappy Hour, Whitman County Humane Society fundraiser, 5 p.m., Schweitzer Engineering Laboratory Event Center, 1825 Schweitzer Drive, Pullman. Theme: The Great Catsby and the Barking Twenties. Event will feature the Parade of Pets, dinner catered by Happy Day, silent and live auctions. Emcee is Glenn Johnson, Pullman mayor, and guest speaker is Reuben Mayes, former Washington State University and NFL running back. Cost: $70. Tickets: www.whitmanpets.org/furball/
FAIRS & FESTIVALS
MARCH 3 Winter Market, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow. Features more than 30 vendors outside and indoors. APRIL 7-8 Spring Farming Days, 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.
FOOD & DRINK
FEB. 18 Lewiston Eagles Taster, 2-5 p.m., Lewiston Eagles Lodge, 1310 Main St. Tasting event features foods prepared from a variety of countries and cultures including Mexican, Hungarian, American Indian, German, Chinese and Korean. Cost: $10. FEB. 21 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. FEB. 23 SOUPport our Shelters 2018, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., YWCA of Lewiston, 300 Main St. Annual YWCA fundraiser features soup lunch made by law enforcement officers and firefighters, and served in a hand-painted bowl. Cost: $25. Wine, Whiskers and Wags, 5:30 p.m., Lewiston Elks, 3444 Country Club Drive. Features food by chefs from the Lewiston-Clarkston Valley; live and silent auctions; wine, beer and hard cider; live music by Blue Healer. Cost: $45. Must be 21 or older to attend this annual fundraiser to benefit the Lewis-Clark Animal Shelter in Lewiston. FEB. 24 Boy Scout Troop 326 food fundraisers: annual Pancake Breakfast, 7-10 a.m., St. Marys Catholic Church Family Center, 618 E. First St., Moscow. Menu: pancakes, sausage, eggs, juice and coffee. Cost: $8. Boy Scout Troop 326 annual Gourmet Spaghetti Feed, 4-7 p.m., St. Marys Family Center. Menu: pasta with shrimp, white mushroom or meat sauces, garlic bread, salad and drinks. Cost: $10/adults, $8/ages 5-12. Cub Scouts from Pack 326 will auction homemade cakes throughout dinner. Lewiston Brewfest 2018, 2-7 p.m., Nez Perce County Fair pavilion, 1229 Burrell Ave., Lewiston. Includes more than 30 beers and ciders, food available for purchase and live music. Cost: $15 (includes pint glass and tokens). Tickets: Rosauers, Riverport Brewing Co., www.lewistonbrewfest.com
KIDS & FAMILIES
FEB. 17 Community contra dance, 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow. Band: Under the Wire. 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.
FEB. 15 Young Marx, staged by National Theatre Live, 6:30 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. Cost: $12. FEB. 16-18 Justice League (2017, PG-13), 6 and 9 p.m. Feb. 16-17, and 4 and 7 p.m. Feb. 18, Compton Union Building, Washington State University, Pullman. Cost: $2. FEB. 20 The Other Side of Hope (NR), International Film Series, 7 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. In Finnish with English subtitles. Cost: $5. FEB. 21 The Condors Shadow, 7 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. Film will be preceded by a short talk about the condor by Nez Perce conservation biologist David Moen. FEB. 22 Kedi, documentary about cats in Istanbul, 7 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. Cost: $7/regular price, $3/ages 12 and younger. Fundraiser benefits the Humane Society of the Palouse. FEB. 23-25 Coco (2017, PG), 6 and 9 p.m. Feb. 23-24, and 4 and 7 p.m. Feb. 25, Compton Union Building, Washington State University, Pullman. Cost: $2. FEB. 24 AND 26 La Boheme, MET Live in HD, 9:30 a.m. Feb. 24 and 6:30 p.m. Feb. 26, Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. Cost: $20/regular price, $15/students.
FEB. 15 Northwest Wind Quintet, 7:30 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall, Blake and West Sweet avenues, University of Idaho, Moscow. Quintet features UI faculty members Leonard Garrison (flute), Shawn Copeland (clarinet), Carol Padgham Albrecht (oboe), Javier Rodriguez (bassoon), and Jason Johnston (horn) Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors. Zach Deputy, 8 p.m., Johns Alley, 114 E. Sixth St., Moscow. Third Thursday Celtic and Old-Time Jam Session, 7 p.m., Cafe Reuben, 607 Seventh Ave., Lewiston. Jazz jam, 8-10 p.m., Bucers Coffeehouse Pub, 201 S. Main St., Moscow. FEB. 15 AND 17 Heustis Kountry Band, dance music, 7-10 p.m., Sixth Street Senior Center, 832 Sixth St., Clarkston. Cost: $5. FEB. 16 University of Idaho Jazz Bands and Choirs, 6:30 p.m., Administration Building auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. Concert features Jazz Bands I, II and III, Jazz Choir I and the Chamber Jazz Choir. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors. Colby Acuff, country/Americana, 8-10:30 p.m., Bucers Coffeehouse Pub, 201 S. Main St., Moscow. FEB. 17 Upstairs Strangers, acoustic pop, 8-10:30 p.m., Bucers Coffeehouse Pub, 201 S. Main St., Moscow. FEB. 20 Jovanni-Rey de Pedro, faculty piano recital, 7:30 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall, Blake and West Sweet avenues, University of Idaho, Moscow. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors. De Pedro is assistant professor of piano and piano pedagogy and is co-director of the preparatory division. The Jauntee of Boston, psychedelic/funk, 10 p.m., Johns Alley, 114 E. Sixth St., Moscow. Members include: Caton Sollenberger, guitar; Tyler Adams, keys; John Loland, bass; Scott Ferber, drums. Cost: $5. Open mic, 8:30 p.m., Mystic Cafe, 1303 Main St., Lewiston. Sign-ups start at 8 p.m. FEB. 22 Hermans Hermits, starring Peter Noone, 7 p.m., Coeur dAlene Casino, 37914 S. Nukwalqw Road, Worley. Cost: $25. Tickets: casino box office or online at TicketsWest.com. Kiya Fife, graduate student mezzo-soprano recital, 8 p.m., Bryan Hall Theatre, Washington State University, Pullman. FEB. 22-24 University of Idaho Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival, Moscow. Info: www.uidaho.edu/class/jazzfest/calendar. Schedule includes: Feb. 22 Noon-5 p.m. Music workshops and breakout sessions led by the Lionel Hampton School of Music faculty. 7:30 p.m. Hamps Gala: LHSOM student performances, Administration Building auditorium Feb. 23 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Student competitions 4:30 p.m. Young Artists Concert, ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center 7:30 p.m. Evening concert at the Kibbie Dome features Lionel Hampton School of Music Jazz Choirs featuring Terell Stafford; LHSOM Jazz Band I featuring Stafford; festival solo/combo winners; Nancy Wilson/Cannonball Adderley Tribute, featuring Antonio Hart (alto saxophone), Stafford (trumpet), Brianna Thomas (vocalist) Feb. 24 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Student competitions 4:30 p.m. Young Artists Concert, Kibbie 7:30 p.m. Evening concert at the Kibbie Dome features Joey DeFrancesco and the People; festival solo/combo winners; Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival Big Band featuring Stafford (trumpet), Tanya Darby (lead trumpet), Kate Skinner (vocalist) and Joey DeFrancesco (Hammond B3 organ) Tickets: www.uidaho.edu/class/jazzfest/tickets FEB. 23 Jacob Zollers, student trombone recital, 3:10 p.m., Bryan Hall Theatre, Washington State University, Pullman. Katherine Berndt and Clare Sullivan, student soprano recitals, 4:10 p.m., Bryan Hall Theatre, Washington State University, Pullman. Hank Shreve Band, blues, 9:30 p.m., Johns Alley, 114 E. Sixth St., Moscow. Cost: $5. The Boredom Corporation of Boise, rock, 7 p.m., One World Cafe, 533 S. Main St., Moscow. Members are Brock Glaisyer (vocal, guitar, drums), Ethan Ennis (vocal, drums) and Ben Satterlee (bass). FEB. 24 Brian Stai of Spokane, Americana/folk, 7 p.m., One World Cafe, 533 S. Main St., Moscow. FEB. 25 Palouse Piano Quartet, 4 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall, Blake and West Sweet avenues, University of Idaho, Moscow. Quartet is comprised of Jay Mauchley (UI emeritus piano faculty), Sandy Mauchley (UI emeritus piano faculty), Jeff Savage (Washington State University piano faculty) and Karen Savage (WSU piano faculty). Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors.
SCHOOL & CAMPUS
FEB. 16 Camille Dungy, 36th annual Wallace Stegner Lecture, 7 p.m., Lewis-Clark State College Center for Arts & History, 415 Main St., Lewiston. Dungy is author of Guide to Relative Strangers. FEB. 23 AND 25 Cosmic Fireworks, planetarium show, 7 p.m. Feb. 23 and 5 p.m. Feb. 25, Washington State University planetarium, Room 231, Sloan Hall, Pullman. Cost: $5 (cash or check only). A tour of comets and meteors which seem to flash in the night.
SPORTS & OUTDOORS
FEB. 16 Great Backyard Bird Count, 7 a.m.-noon, meet at visitor center of Nez Perce National Historical Park, Spalding.
FEB. 15-17 Cats Cradle, staged by the Clarkston High School Drama Club, 7 p.m., CHS auditorium. Cost: $7/regular price, $5/students and seniors, free/ages 5 and younger. FEB. 15-18 AND 21-25 Legally Blonde, staged by Regional Theatre of the Palouse, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 15-17 and 21-24 and 1:30 p.m. Feb. 17-18 and 24-25, 122 N. Grand Ave., Pullman. Cost: $20. Tickets: (509) 334-0750 or www.rtoptheatre.org. FEB. 16-17 A Beautiful Spell, staged by the Pullman Civic Theatre, 7:30 p.m., 1220 N.W. Nye St., Pullman. A comedy that contains adult language and themes. Cost: $10. FEB. 23-24 AND MARCH 2-3 The Little Mermaid, staged by Pullman High School Drama Department, 7 p.m. Feb. 23-24 and March 2-3, and 2 p.m. Feb. 24 and March 3, PHS auditorium. Cost: $10/regular price, $5/children and students.
FEB. 15-APRIL 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: Feb. 15: Moscow Public Library, 110 S. Jefferson St. Feb. 21: Deary Community Library March 8: Potlatch Public Library March 21: Bovill Community library March 28: Troy Community Library April 12: Kendrick Grange Hall, 614 E. Main St. April 18: Genesee Community Library FEB. 19 Logging on the Clearwater Drainage, talk by John Bradbury of Lewiston, 2:15 p.m., Welcome Center, 518 Main St., Kamiah. Talk will include information about early life in Headquarters, a company town, horse logging and log drives on the Clearwater River. FEB. 21 Me Too ... In Sport, talk by Sharon K. Stoll, noon-1 p.m., 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow. Stoll is director of the Center for Ethics at the University of Idaho in Moscow. FEB. 21-APRIL 18 Cabin Conversations, informal talks by the Latah County Historical Society, all from 5:30-7:30 p.m., American Legion Cabin, 317 S. Howard St., Moscow. Schedule includes: Feb. 21 From Immigrant to Internment, by Robert Seward March 21 Women in the West: A Celebration of Womens History Month April 18 WWI Oral Histories !