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Weekend Events: July 26-27, 2014

Saturday, July 26

Kootenai County Farmers' Market - 9:00a to 1:30p
Southeast corner of Prairie & Hwy 95
Fresh, locally-grown produce, crafts and other products along with live entertainment make the Saturday Farmer's Market a great way to spend the morning. This event will also include Miss Mandi craft time--stop by for crafts and a free book for children 0-18 years! This week's music will be provided by Dan Faller.

Hayden Days Parade - 10:00a to 11:00a
From Hayden Ave. to Honeysuckle Ave. along Govt. Way
The Hayden Days Parade is presented along with a slate of other events celebrating Hayden happening throughout the weekend.

R/C Airshow - 10:00a
CAMS Field, 10428 N. Hwy 41 - Post Falls
Head out to the CAMS Field and see a selection of radio-controlled planes take flight. Bleachers are set up for spectators, and you will be able to tour the pit areas, see the planes close up and chat with the pilots. This is a free event sponsored by the Post Falls Library Foundation.

My Fair Lady - 2:00p to 5:00p
Coeur d'Alene Kroc Center

Independence Day 2014

Independence Day 2014Coeur d'Alene's Independence Day festivities are always a great time, and the Fourth of July American Heroes Parade this year was no exception. We'll have additional photos (and maybe some video!) available soon.

There are ongoing festivities throughout the day in Coeur d'Alene City Park today, cincluding music, food vendors and games.

Tonight, Coeur d'Alene will host North Idaho's largest fireworks display over Coeur d'Alene Lake at dusk. Fireworks will start around 9:45-10:00p and can be seen for miles on and around the lake.

Significant Weather Advisory for Coeur D'alene Area, ID

Text of this weather alert below:

... SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN KOOTENAI COUNTY UNTIL 530 PM PDT...
AT 434 PM PDT... DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER RATHDRUM... MOVING EAST AT 10 MPH. LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE CHILCO AND HAYDEN.
NICKEL SIZE HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... HAYDEN... RATHDRUM... HAYDEN LAKE AND CHILCO.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM... AND MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.
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Reconstruction of Coeur d'Alene's McEuen Park

This video by 29k Productions shows a timelapse of Coeur d'Alene's McEuen Park being re-constructed over the course of two years. It also has a series of neat historical facts about Coeur d'Alene and the land where the park is today.

2014 Easter Egg Hunts (Sunday)

Sunday Easter Egg Hunts

Easter EggsPeace Lutheran Church - 10:00a
8134 N. Meyer Rd., Post Falls

Post Falls Church of the Nazarene - after the 10:00a service
308 W. 12th Ave., Post Falls

Trinity Lutheran Church - 10:00a
812 Fifth St.
Egg hunt at 10:00, and their youth group will serve breakfast.

First Presbyterian Church of Coeur d'Alene - at 10:15a
521 Lakeside Avenue

Shenanigans Toy Emporium - 10:15a to 12:30p
312 E. Sherman Ave. (In the park)
Games, popcorn, balloons, candy & prizes! An age-group egg hunt with staggered start times.
Ages 0-4, 10:15-10:30a
Ages 5-8, 11:15-11:30a
Ages 8-12, 12:15-12:30p

Unity Church of North Idaho - 12:30p
4465 N. 15th St.
More information at 208.664.1125

Coeur d'Alene Community Easter Egg Hunt - 1:00p
Coeur d'Alene City Park
The Coeur d'Alene community Easter Egg Hunt is organized by the North Idaho men's rugby team and will be held at 1 p.m. sharp at City Park. Attendees should show up early. The event will be divided into three age groups. There will be candy and prizes and the Easter bunny will greet kids.