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


The Spokane Interstate Fair


Study in Spokane:


STCU @ SCEL Teaching Financial Literacy. 3/2/17, 11am-12pm

Join Spokane Teachers Credit Union representative Erik Puthoff for a discussion about financial literacy.  Be prepared for a dynamic discussion, so bring your questions and be prepared to learn about the US banking system.

Where: Spokane College of English Language

When: Thursday March 2, 11am-12pm


SpIFF: Spokane International Film Festival starts January 27th

The Magic Lantern once again hosts the Spokane International Film Festival, or SpIFF, as it is locally known.  This year is the 19th year for SpIFF, which promises to bring world class international films to our wonderful city!  For a full list of movies and showtimes, check the website:

The event starts on Friday, January 27th and runs well into February.  It is hosted at the Magic Lantern, which you can find on this map.

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.