CdA Events Calendar - Meals

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"Cup of Grace" Community Meal

July 7, 14, 21, 28  |  4:30-6:30 pm (T)

"CUP OF GRACE"

Spirit Lake Community Center

32564 4th Ave., Spirit Lake, ID

For community members of Spirit Lake, non-profit group, "Cup of Grace" serves a FREE meal every Tuesday

Join neighbors or meet new ones at this friendly gathering. Volunteers cook, serve & clean up. delicious, All you have to do is enjoy yourself.

Questions? Call Amy, 208-228-5018.

Every Tuesday - Free!

Ecumenical Food Kitchen

July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30  |  11:30 am-12:30 pm (Th)

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

521 E. Lakeside Ave., Coeur d'Alene, ID

Those who are in need of nourishment are served a FREE hot lunch every Thursday, provided by several local denominations including Lutheran, Catholic, Baptist & Methodist. 208-667-8446.

For more info, read the Spokesman-Review article, "Food Kitchen Provides Sustenance, Interaction", on this ministry.

Every Thursday - Free!

Evening Meal for Veterans

TBA  |  6-7 pm (W)

VFW AUXILIARY 3603 POST FALLS

1225 E. 3rd Ave., Post Falls, ID

Veterans are invited to enjoy a FREE meal every 4th Wednesday. Each month will feature speakers who will announce or review programs & services available to local veterans. 

 

RSVP is not necessary; however, appreciated so enough food can be provided for all. 208-960-4104.

Following meal, meetings are held for veterans & auxiliary/family members.

4th Wednesday - Free!

Community Lunch in Bayview

TBA  |  noon-1 pm (W)

BAYVIEW COMMUNITY CENTER

20298 E. Perimeter Rd., Bayview, ID

208-683-8040

Let's do lunch in Bayview! Every Wednesday, lunch is served to community members (by the community) of this nautical town on the shores of Lake Pend Oreille.

 

Gather with friends, or make new ones, in the main hall of the center.  

Every Wednesday - Free!

Men's Dinner & a Movie

TBA  |  6-8:30 pm (F)

KROC COMMUNITY CENTER CHURCH

1765 W. Golf Course Rd., Coeur d'Alene

Men of the community are invited to "Men's Dinner & a Movie Night" every 3rd Friday from 6-8:30 pm. Both are FREE! 

 

Share a meal with other men & enjoy an inspiring movie. More info on adult gatherings for members & non-members at Kroc can be found HERE, or call 208-763-0675.

3rd Friday - Free!

In Service to the Community

TBA  |  4:30-5:30 pm (T)

ST. THOMAS CATHOLIC CHURCH

406 N. 10th St., Coeur d'Alene, ID

As a mission, nutritious meals for the needy are served every Tuesday in Coeur d'Alene.

This is a FREE year-round community service for those who attend.

For info, or to volunteer, call 208-664-9259 - ask for parish kitchen.

Every Tuesday - Free!

Free Summer Meals for Kids

COEUR D'ALENE

FREE "GRAB & GO" SCHOOL MEALS

  • Sack breakfast & a sack lunch are handed out at the same location/time Monday through Friday

  • Distribution occurs from school buses parked at sites, unless otherwise noted

  • For pick-up locations/times, click HERE

ATHOL, RATHDRUM, SPIRIT LAKE, HAUSER LAKE (LAKELAND SCHOOL DIST)

FREE "GRAB & GO" SCHOOL MEALS​ are available for children/teens ages 18 & younger at 4 locations. Info - 208-691-3801 (Suzie).

  • ATHOL ELEMENTARY, 6333 E. Menser Ave., Athol. Serves M-F, 9:45-10:15 am

  • LAKELAND JUNIOR HIGH, 15601 Hwy 41, Rathdrum. Serves M-F, noon-12:30 pm

  • TIMBERLAKE HIGH SCHOOL, 5303 Hwy 54, Spirit Lake. Serves M-F, 10:45-11:15 am

  • HAUSER FIRE STATION, 10728 Hauser Lake Rd., Hauser. Serves M-F, 10:45-11:15 am

 

SPIRIT LAKE

"CUP OF GRACE" SUMMER LUNCH PROGRAM

  • Serves lunches & take-home snacks every Saturday, 11:30 am-1:30 pm

  • Look for green sign in Spirit Lake Park

POST FALLS

FREE "GRAB & GO" SCHOOL MEALS are available for pick-up June 10-Aug 14 at Post Falls sites, 11 am-1 pm, for children 18 & under (no paperwork required).

 

Breakfast & lunch meals available M-F. Click link for menus & more info, or call 208-773-1625.

  • SELTICE ELEMENTARY, 1101 N. Chase Rd., PF

  • PONDEROSA ELEMENTARY, 3483 E. Ponderosa Blvd., PF

  • RIVER CITY MIDDLE SCHOOL, 1505 N. Fir, PF

  • POST FALLS HS, 2832 E. Poleline Ave., PF

Varies - Free!

"Hungry Heroes" Breakfast

TBA  |  7:30-9 am (T)

GARDEN PLAZA OF POST FALLS

545 N. Garden Plaza Ct., Post Falls, ID

A complimentary breakfast is served to all military, veterans & their spouses on the 1st Tuesday of each month. Space is limited; RSVP to reserve a spot at the table by calling 208-773-3701.

1st Tuesday - Free!

Evening Soup Kitchen

TBA  |  4:30-5:30 pm (F)

ST. PIUS X CATHOLIC CHURCH

625 E. Haycraft Ave., Coeur d'Alene, ID

Volunteers of Pope St. Pius X host a soup kitchen & serve a warm meal to those in need in our community every Friday evening.

This outreach program is a FREE service. Info - 208-818-6869.

Every Friday - Free!

Community Chili Supper

TBA  |  5-6:30 pm (Th)

UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST CONGREGATIONAL

408 Cedar St., Wallace, ID

Plan on tasty chili, cornbread, cookies & conversation at this small-town monthly gathering in downtown Wallace.

There is no cost to attend; all are invited on the 1st Thursday of each month. Info - 208-753-6351.

1st Thursday - Free!

Rathdrum Community Meal

TBA  |  5 pm (W)

RATHDRUM BIBLE CHURCH

15127 N. Stevens St., Rathdrum, ID

Every Wednesday evening, FREE wholesome, hot meals are served to the Rathdrum community with hopes that all who attend will be blessed by God's provisions & love.

All are invited! Info - 208-687-0303.

Every Wednesday - Free!

Visit Farmers' Markets

Wednesdays  |  4-7 pm (June-Sept)

DOWNTOWN Cd'A FARMERS' MARKET

Sherman Ave. & 5th St., Coeur d'Alene, ID

Thursdays  |  3-6:30 pm (May 7-Sept 3)

FAR & NEAR LOCAL FARMERS' MARKET

Spirit Valley Christian Fellowship

82 Industrial Park, Spirit Lake, ID

(milepost 21 on Hwy 41)

  • Fresh fruit/produce, plants, baked goods, dog treats, eggs, homemade jams, local honey & crafts, balms/blends/sprays, goat milk soap & more.

  • Interested vendors - contact dustymay@gmail.com

Thursdays (June 25, July 23 & Aug 20)     5:30-8 pm

MAIN ST. MARKET

on Main St., Rathdrum (between Mill & McCartney)

  • Agricultural producers/growers

  • Artisan, craft & product vendors

  • Flea markets

  • Food vendors & beer garden

  • Live music

  • More info - Mickael or Eric at mickael@rathdrum.org or eric@rathdrum.org or call 208-687-2399

Fridays  |  2-6 pm (May 15-Sept 25)

ATHOL FARMERS' MARKET

Athol City Park

30355 N. 3rd St., Athol, ID

  • Booths spaced out; sinks on-site

  • Musical entertainment

  • Locally-grown farm fresh produce & eggs

  • Artisan foods & handcrafted goods

 

Fridays  |  4-7 pm (June-Sept) 

ST.  MARIES FARMERS' MARKET

Mullan Trail Park, St. Maries, ID

  • Locally produced & fresh

  • Craft items

Saturdays  |  9 am-1:30 pm (May-Oct)

KOOTENAI COUNTY FARMERS' MARKET

NE corner of Hwy 95 & Prairie, CdA

  • Enter from Meadowlark side of driveway

  • Booths set up for social distancing

  • Curbside pickup available

  • Veggie & flower starts, early spring produce/flowers, eggs, meat, milk, cheese, honey, coffee, pastries & more

  • Body lotions/soaps & jewelry/crafts

  • No dogs allowed

  • Aug 29 - "Kids' Day at the Saturday Market"

Varies - Free!

Sunday with the Family at Kroc

TBA  |  11 am-1 pm (Sun)

KROC COMMUNITY CENTER CHURCH

1765 W. Golf Course Rd., Coeur d'Alene

Church attendees are invited to stay after the 10 am service for a FREE lunch on the 1st Sunday of each month. 

Fun, food & fellowship for all - for ministry questions or to speak with a pastor, call 208-763-0675. 

FREE coffee is also available before 10 am every Sunday, as is casual & relaxed time to visit with others.

For info on men's & women's Bible studies, men's "Dinner & a Movie Night" & children's ministry, click HERE.

1st Sunday - Free!

Veterans' Breakfast

TBA  |  7:30 am (W)

LEGENDS PARK ASSISTED LIVING

1820 N. Legends Pkwy, Coeur d'Alene, ID

Veterans are invited to sit at the breakfast table with other comrades for pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, coffee & juice.

RSVP for this complimentary meal the 3rd Wednesday of each month by calling 208-666-9900.

3rd Wednesday - Free!

Serving "Our Daily Bread"

TBA  |  1:30 pm (Sun)

LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE MASTER

4800 N. Ramsey Road, Coeur d'Alene, ID

All are welcome every Sunday afternoon for a FREE community meal! There may even be tasty vegetables & fruits from local gardens & orchards, when available. 208-765-1002.

Every Sunday - Free!

Community Potlucks

Fall, 2020  |  6:30 pm (Sat)

CARLIN BAY COMMUNITY HALL

Asbury Road & Hwy 97, Harrison, ID

Community spirit is alive & well on the east side of Lake Coeur d'Alene at Carlin Bay. All are invited to potluck dinners which are scheduled monthly on Saturdays in this quaint hall, built in 1933 by caring neighbors.

Take a couple of dishes to share with neighbors, & also your own place settings.

Questions? Call Mary Mills, 208-689-9184. (Please park in the lot above Hwy 97 or on the downhill side of Asbury Road.)

FYI - Ask about the newly-formed local dart league meeting every Tuesday, 6 pm, at Carlin Bay Community Hall w/Dave Banks in charge.

Varies - Free!

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