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Budget friendly things to do for the week of March 21, 2019 4:16 p.m.

1. “Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive” 7 p.m. Wednesday, Auntie’s Bookstore, 402 W. Main Ave. A breakout memoir by Missoula writer Stephanie Land, whose work has been featured in in the New York Times, the New York Review of Books, the Washington Post, the Guardian, Vox and Salon. (509) 838-0206 or http://auntiesbooks.com. Admission: FREE

2. Northwest of Nashville 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, the Bartlett, 228 W. Sprague Ave. Americana showcase featuring Disney-themed cover songs with Silver Treason, Brittany Jean and Kevin Morgan. Hosted by multi-instrumentalist Jenny Anne Mannan. (509) 747-2174. Admission: $10

3. Keetje Kuipers, Erika Meitner and Geffrey Davis 7 p.m. Friday, Spark Central, 1214 W. Summit Parkway. Keetje Kuipers is the author of two collections of poetry, “Beautiful in the Mouth” and “The Keys to the Jail.” Erika Meitner is the author of five books of poems, “Inventory at the All-Night Drugstore,” “Ideal Cities,” “Makeshift Instructions for Vigilant Girls,” “Copia” and “Holy Moly Carry Me.” Geffrey Davis is the author of two full-length collections of poetry, “Night Angler,” and “Revising the Storm,” co-author of the chapbook “Begotten,” teacher at University of Arkansas and the Rainier Writing Workshop low-residency MFA program, and poetry editor for Iron Horse Literary Review. (509) 279-0299 or www.sparkwestcentral.org/. Admission: FREE

4. ings 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Baby Bar, 827 W. First Ave. Ings, the performance name of Seattle guitarist and maker Inge Chiles, will bring her “lullaby rock” to Spokane for a show with Misty Mountain Pony Club and Ripe Mangoes. (509) 847-1234. Admission: FREE

5. Jazz Thursday 7 p.m. Thursday, House of Soul, 25 E. Lincoln Road. Drop by Thursdays for a steady rotation of local jazz groups from small groups to big bands. (509) 340-9370 or www.soulspokane.com. Admission: $5

6. Early Years of the Studio Glass Movement 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, 2316 W. First Ave.. Glass-blowing artist Richard Royal will discuss his experiences and interactions with fellow artists in the early years of the studio glass movement. (509) 456-3931. Admission: $10

7. Lowfaith 8-11 p.m. Thursday, Calypso’s Coffee, 116 E. Lakeside Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Enjoy a night of punk rock/shoegaze. With Greet Death and Headless/Heartless and Bitch Fits. (208) 665-0591 or www.calypsoscoffee.com/. Admission: $5

8. Power 2 the Poetry Femfest Preview Event 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Spokane Public Library - Downtown, 906 W. Main Ave. Power 2 the Poetry promotes community culture, diversity, inclusion, expression and compassion. (509) 444-5336 or www.spokanelibrary.org/. Admission: FREE

9. Timothy Egan 7 p.m. Monday, Hemmingson Center, 702 E. Desmet Ave. Reporter and author Timothy Egan – who was raised in Spokane –will discuss how the current U.S. political polarization has crystallized some of our nation’s common historical values in “Toward a Shared National Narrative.” donnelly@gonzaga.edu. Admission: FREE

10. Sara Brown 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Arbor Crest Tasting Room, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road, Spokane Valley. Spokane-based blues vocalist will perform. (509) 747-3903 or www.arborcrest.com/. Admission: FREE