Category Archives: Inspiring a Community

A Favorite Guy

Ronald McDonald of course! All kids recognize the famous clown from McDonalds. The Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital has a variety of kid friendly icons. We are so fortunate to have a place for children who need medical attention.

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Japanese Garden Fish

The Japanese Gardens are alive with life…..human and fish! So much fun to see all the fish in the pond….beautiful. It is a lovely garden for a peaceful stroll.

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Providence Center for Faith and Healing

On the Sacred Heart Medical Center campus there is a special garden. When the Sisters of Providence gave their convent and garden to create the Providence Center for Faith and Healing, they encouraged the hospital to use this gift to … Continue reading

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Duncan Garden July 2014

Duncan Garden (Manito Park) is now in full bloom. The center fountain, along with all the vivid color, makes this a great place for a quick family picture. The greenhouse appears to be in a major renovation. Only a portion … Continue reading

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Independence Day 2014

A weekend of celebration awaits us! And yes, proud to be an American! Independence Day 2014.

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Michael P. Anderson Memorial

This sculpture is in Riverfront Park by Dorothy Fowler. 2006. Michael P. Anderson gave his life exploring Space. This Spokane resident perished along with six other heroes in the Columbia Space Shuttle Tragedy in 2003.

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Clock Tower & Pavilion

Downtown Riverfront Park. The Clock Tower and Pavilion identify “this is Spokane”! There are always new things to see and do…it’s a popular destination for visitors and those who call Spokane “home”.

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Mirabeau Point Park

Near the Senior Center/Event Center in the Spokane Valley there are hiking trails and picnic areas. The area is called Mirabeau Point Park. It’s a great family treat! While viewing the water fall, the pond had all kinds of wild … Continue reading

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Monroe Street Powerhouse

A fun part of our downtown Riverpark are the gondolas. This was taken from the newest addition to the park and was originally Washington Water Power land. A descriptive information board can be seen in the lower left corner of … Continue reading

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Riverpark’s Newest Addition

A recent addition to Riverpark is West of the main park area. There are picnic areas, view stopping points, and stairs down to the water. It’s a real “must-see”. The lowest level is below the falls–and it’s wet! There are … Continue reading

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