Community Stuff

Tuesday Night Free Community Meals - Cup of Grace

Cup of Grace invites you to join them for their free, Tuesday evening Community meals program.

Every Tuesday evening from 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Located at the Spirit Lake Community Center, 32564 4th Ave, Spirit Lake, ID 83869

Check out the meal being served on their calendar:

For information on other programs offered by Cup of Grace, visit their website at


Salvation Army Virtual Red Kettles

The Salvation Army Kroc Center would normally have 34 days at 22 Kettle sites to raise $190,000. COVID-19 will reduce in-person Kettle collection impacting its most important fundraiser.

YOU can help rescue Christmas for hundreds of struggling families in a year when the need has never been greater!

Join Kroc Advisory Board members, local businesses, civic groups, and others who care about their community just like you to help raise $190,000 by Dec. 24.

Visit for details on where the money goes and how to create your own virtual Kettle!

Thursday mornings - REFRESH Women's Bible Study

REFRESH Bible Studies, the Women's Ministries at the Salvation Army Kroc Center Church is holding its weekly Bible study every Thursday morning. Right now they are studying the Bible study series by Lisa TerKeurst entitled: "The Best Yes!" Come and meet with other women for real connection, ready to learn and engage and have fun.  

FREE - No Membership to the Kroc Center is needed - All are Welcome - They meet in the Community Rooms every Thursday morning from 10:30 AM to Noon! If you can't meet in person, the also have the study online at

The Women’s Ministries groups at the Kroc are a safe, loving place where Christ is welcomed as central to everything they do.

Thursday evenings - Finding God Faithful Women's Bible study

Lake City Church and Breathe Women's Events would like to invite you to a women's Bible study. Come join a growing community of sisters, as they gather to encourage one another and explore the power behind God’s breath in our lives.

Join them on Thursday evenings from 6 PM – 8 PM as they study Kelly Minter’s book, Finding God Faithful. Register at

This study traces the path of Joseph’s life in the book of Genesis and reminds us of God’s sovereignty even in dark times. Be sure and purchase your book in advance.

They meet at Lake City Church, 6000 N Ramsey Road, in Couer D Alene. Questions? Email

Thursday evenings - The Well at Kroc Center

The Well

every Thursday evening - 5:30-7PM

at the Kroc Center in Coeur d'Alene ·

The Well is a holistic community outreach designed to improve the health of participants' body, soul, and spirit. Each Thursday will begin with a short time of group learning and activity, then transition into a variety of activities. These activities include: physical therapy consultations, exercise training, nutritional classes, pool usage, and more.

Free childcare is provided for children between 3 months and 5 years old. Youth participants between the ages of 6 and 11 participate in a free youth fitness program.

Questions? Call Wade at 208.763.0636

Thursday Night Church Service! Real Life Ministries - Post Falls

Thursday Night Service!

Every Thursday - 5:45 - 7:00 PM  · Real Life Ministries · Post Falls, Idaho

We have a safe and fun Children's Ministry, powerful worship, an engaging message, and wonderful volunteers just waiting to meet you and show you around. From the parking lot to the pulpit, everyone is welcome at Real Life Ministries.

Real Life Ministries is located at 1860 North Cecil Road in Post Falls.  Their phone number is 208-777-7325.


Oct 30 - Trunk or Treat - Northwest Family Church
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It’s  great fun for the whole family on the corner of 16th and Syringa in Post Falls at Northwest Family Church -  North Campus on October 30th from 6:30 to 8:00pm.  
It’s trick or treating car to car as you enjoy the decorated car trunks.   Wear your costume and enjoy the free snacks and beverages and of course the candy!

For more information about this event or the church, you can contact the church at 208-773-4780 or visit their website at

October 31 - Heart of the City Fall Fest

Heart of the City Church would like to invite you to their ANNUAL CITY FALL FEST. Its happening on Saturday, October 31, at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds in Couer D Alene

There is all sorts of fun things happening: food, music, chili and pie cook-off, pie eating contest, a costume contest, and, of course, LOTS OF CANDY!!! And the best thing about – all of it is free!

Bring your family, your friends and come on out to the fairgrounds and enjoy this great fun and safe event! It starts at 5:30 PM and runs until 8:30 P.M. Halloween night, October 31, at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds. They hope to see you there!!

Nov 1 - International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

On Sunday, Nov. 1, Christian believers around the world will recognize the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP)—a global prayer movement on behalf of Christians who boldly witness for Jesus Christ at any cost.

In advance of IDOP, The Voice of the Martyrs has released a short film highlighting the story of Janette, a Christian mother from the Central African Republic.

VOM’s 2020 IDOP short film, Janette: Central African Republic, is a dramatic portrayal of how persecuted Christians in the Central African Republic have been displaced from their homes and villages because of civil war and Islamist violence.

Janette’s story is not uncommon as thousands of Christian women and men have been driven from their homes in attacks like these in the Central African Republic over the past eight years.

Nov 13 thru 22 - Christian Community Theatre presents Cinderella

Christian Community Theatre presents Cinderella 


The timeless enchantment of a magical fairy tale is reborn with the Rodgers & Hammerstein hallmarks of originality, charm and elegance. Cinderella follows the well known story of a sweet orphan who is harshly mistreated by her step-mother and step-sisters, serving as a dirty servant in their home. Under those circumstances, a shabby and neglected Cinderella doesn't stand much of a chance of attending the King's royal ball -- let alone captivate the handsome Prince -- unless she turns to a Fairy Godmother who has quite a few impossible tricks up her sleeve. Nevertheless, will the wronged heroin ever find peace -- and with it -- her own Prince Charming? This classic story is adapted for the stage, with great warmth and more than a touch of hilarity, the hearts of children and adults alike still soar when the slipper fits.

Location: SA Kroc Community Center, 1765 West Golf Course Road, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815

Dates / Times: 2 weekends - November 13 thru 22.

  • Friday, Nov 13th @ 7:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov 14th @ 3:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov 14th @ 7:00pm
  • Sunday, Nov 15th @ 3:00pm
  • Friday, Nov 20th @ 7:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov 21st @ 3:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov 21st @ 7:00pm
  • Sunday, Nov 22nd @ 3:00pm

Ticket Prices:

* Prices may vary by performance.

(Online ticket prices include sales tax and credit card fee)

To purchase tickets, visit the CYT website here!

Nov 13 - Operations Veteran Smiles

If you're a veteran, Generations Dental office has set aside a very special day for you! Operation Veteran Smiles is a free dental care event offered to homeless and in-need United States veterans on Friday, November 13, from 8am to 5pm.

Generations Dental is located at 1223 N. Government Way in Couer D Alene. Call them today for an appointment at 208-661-9225. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins will be accepted.

You'll need to bring proof of status: DD214 or a valid military ID (VA or military retired card.

Generations Dental appreciate your service; now they want to serve you!

Traditions of Christmas - December 12-23, 2020

The annual Traditions of Christmas is a Radio City Music Hall style show that inspires the hearts of audience members of all ages. Travel on a journey through time and heritage.

Tears will well up and your heart will be filled with respect as the USO performance takes the stage and our military is honored.

Throughout the show, your favorite Christmas classics are brought to life with song and dance. Be amazed by the beautifully choreographed kickline tap numbers, and children light up as we travel north to Santa’s workshop.

The grand Nativity conclusion reminds us all that there is a purpose behind the celebration. Traditions of Christmas is truly an experience you won’t want to miss.

2020 Dates: 
Saturday, December 12 - 3 PM, 7 PM
Sunday, December 13 - 3 PM, 7PM
Friday, December 18 - 7 PM 
Saturday, December 19 - 3 PM, 7 PM
Sunday, December 20 - 3 PM, 7 PM
Tuesday, December 22 - 3 PM, 7 PM

2020 Tickets are on sale NOW!​

There will be a limited number of seats they can sell this year, so your buy early.
Please call (208) 261-2388 or email

Go to the website at and click on the “Tickets” tab

Free2Succeed Mentorship program

Are you looking to engage in one on one discipleship? Why not join the Free2Succeed Mentorship Program, an Idaho Department of Corrections Community Mentor Program designed to match community mentors with adult felons who are transitioning to communities throughout Idaho. These may be incarcerated individuals preparing for release or those who are currently on supervision but are seeking some additional support.

Free2Succeed is focused on community mentoring and is not inside an institution. The goal is to find a mentor for someone who requests one about 90 days before their release.

Old friends are the number one cause for relapse for those coming out of incarceration. Solution--New Friends--like you.  Show a newly released person what real love is. (and of course invite them to church)

If interested, contact Jim Parkinson at 253-820-4776 or apply to be a mentor at

Priest River Ministries Advocates For Women

Priest River Ministries Advocates for Women is a faith based, non profit
agency providing free services and support for victims of domestic violence,
sexual assault and human trafficking.

They offer emergency shelter, support groups, advocacy in the courts, paralegal services and many other services. There are three locations, Priest River, Sandpoint and Spirit Lake.

The Priest River and Spirit Lake locations also offer a free clothing store and
pantry with items such as diapers, baby formula and toiletries. Both stores are open Tuesday thru Thursday, 10 am-3 pm for adults only.

For location addresses, hours or more information, visit their website at    or call them at 208-448-2800

They also offer a 24/7 helpline at 208-290-6529

Veterans Crisis Line

Confidential help for Veterans and families

The Veterans Crisis Line is a toll free,
confidential resource that connects Veterans
in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)responders.

Veterans & their loved ones can call
1-800-273-8255 press 1
or chat online at
to receive free confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
even if they are not registered with the department of veterans Affairs or enrolled in VA health care.

For more information about the Veterans Crisis Line, visit

For more information about VA's mental health resources, visit