Table Tennis Clubs!

Got game?

Spokane offers two table tennis clubs, one on the South hill and one in the historic West Central neighborhood.  For affordable prices you can get exercise, have fun, and meet fellow table-tennis enthusiasts- a great way to practice English, make friends and explore our community!

SPOKANE TABLE TENNIS CLUB

509-535-0803

The club meets Wednesday, from 6-9:30 pm and Sunday, from 1-4 pm. $2/visit

WEST CENTRAL TABLE TENNIS

342-9322

The local ping-pong club hosts open drop-in sessions on Monday, Wednesday and Sunday, from 6:30-9:30 pm at the Girl Scouts Center.

Best of Spokane: Community Events

Today’s Best of Spokane features teacher-picks for the best community events around Spokane.  Spokane has a welcoming community, with events almost every weekend during the summer.  The top four picks are listed below, be sure to click on the link to explore some of the cool events that make Spokane such a wonderful place to study English!

The Greenbluff Harvest Festival

Pig Out in the Park

Bloomsday

The Spokane Interstate Fair

 

Study in Spokane: http://usa-english.com

Email: study@usa-english.com

SCEL Presents: Teri Koski February 23, 11:30AM @ SCEL

In our inaugural SCEL Presents: Campus to Community Connection, The Spokane College of English Language welcomes Teri Koski.   Koski is a poet and President of the National Alliance on Mental Illness.  She will present her personal, powerful story detailing her past and how it has made her the community leader that she is today.

SCEL Presents takes place in the center of the Spokane College of English Language.  Students are expected to attend, community members are welcome.

 

Dance! Dance! Dance!

Want to learn how to salsa dance? Join Jill for salsa dancing!
When: 6:45 pm, Wednesday February 15th
Where: Satori Dance Studio (meet at SCEL first at 6:45) on 122 S. Monroe Street
What: Dancing! Bring some fun dance shoes or some comfortable shoes that allow you move well on a wooden floor. Bring $10 for the lesson. There is a free dance afterwards!
Who: Dance Instructor Behailu (B Latino)
Make sure you arrive promptly at 6:45, or you will have to find us at the dance studio! I hope to see you there!

SCEL Girls Night-In: Spa, Pizza and Movie Night, 3:30PM Friday, Dec 16 @ SCEL

Join our teachers, Abby and Kristal, for SCEL’s “Girls’ Night In.”  Indulge all your senses with spa treatment, food and a movie.  The spa portion of this event will include Abby offering organic facials and facial scrubs, manicures and pedicures.  Participants will indulge on pizza and and ice cream as you watch a hit Hollywood movie.  ***This event is for our female students only.

 

Winter Weather Advisory- What’s it mean? What is there to do when it snows?

Winter Weather Advisory:

“The National Weather Service in Spokane has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Snow…Which is in effect until 4 AM PST Saturday:  Snow accumulations…Around an inch this afternoon. 1 to 3 inches overnight. Higher amounts closer to the Coeur D’alene area.”  So, be extremely careful if you are on the roads.  If you do not have snow tires on your car, you should probably not drive.  However, there are a lot of fun things to do in the snow, like…

Please remember to stay safe, especially around cars.  The roads will get slippery and cars will not always stop as they may intend.